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Blackbird, jazz trio & orchestra (arr. Shelly Berg)
Autumn Leaves, jazz trio (encore performance)
Love for Sale, two pianos Shelly Berg and Emmet Cohen
ArtStreet (PBS)- Shelly Berg
Anniversary Concerto - Yoshiki/Shelly Berg


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Chop-Monster 1 / Berg
(Alfred Music Publishing)

Tpts, Saxes, Trbns, Rhythm Section, CDs, Teacher's Score (individual or group study)

Chop-Monster 2 / Berg (Alfred)

Tpts, Saxes, Trbns, Rhythm Section, CDs, Teacher's Score (individual or group study)
Chop-Monster is a sequential jazz improvisation method by acclaimed jazz pianist and educator Shelly Berg that utilizes a "call-and-response" approach: students listen to a jazz idea, imitate it until it is internalized, and then "try it on their own." In Chop-Monster 1, students will hear and improvise to the Ima7, iimi7, and V7 chords in the key of B-flat, plus a basic blues progression. In Chop-Monster 2 students will hear and improvise to the ii-V-I progression in three keys (concert B-flat, E-flat, F).

Chop-Monster Jr. CM Jr
Teacher's Handbook with CD for Elementary Classroom / Berg, McCord, Fitzgerald (Alfred)


Chop-Monster Jr. is a teacher's handbook that clearly outlines how to teach jazz to elementary classroom music students. No prior jazz experience is necessary for teachers or students. Imaginative call-and-response activities, movement, and circle games teach young people how to sing and play JAZZ! Students will be able to groove to and play jazz "swing" beats; vocalize and play swing eighth-notes; communicate musically through call-and-response; scat-sing and improvise one-, two- and three-note phrases; independently perform kid-sized jazz works.


Essentials of Jazz Theory
Berg (Alfred)

EJTBooks 1, 2, 3 with CDs, or Complete Self-Study Edition, Teacher's Answer Key also available


Alfred's Essentials of Jazz Theory is designed for jazz enthusiasts and musicians who want to learn jazz concepts and terminology. To get the most out of this course, it is recommended that you have a good understanding of basic theory, such as the lessons in Books 1-3 of Alfred's Essentials of Music Theory. The book contains lessons with both written and music reading exercises and ear-training and listening are addressed through the included CDs. Each unit is complete with a review section. Playing and/or singing along with each example is encouraged throughout the book. Master jazz with ease using this complete course!


Rhythm Section Workshop
for Jazz Directors Rhythm
with CDs and DVD / Berg, Hamilton, Fischer, Houghton (Alfred)

Piano, Guitar, Bass, Drums, Vocal, Teacher's Training Kit
Fix any rhythm section for less than $80! Perfect for instrumental jazz ensembles, small group combos, vocal jazz ensembles, and praise and worship bands! Complete Kit includes Bass, Drums, Guitar, Piano, Supplemental Melody Books and the Director's Book, DVD & CD



Jazz Improvisation GNM
- The Goal Note Method
/ Berg (Kendor Music)

Create lyrical/logically resolving jazz lines through the utilization of target or "goal" notes in the harmony. Includes play-along CD. Second edition. A best-selling college text.




Please note: Shelly Berg's big band arrangements are published by Kendor Music and Walrus Publishing. Please order all publications from your favorite print music dealer; they can provide you with up-to-date pricing and shipping information. This web listing is for reference only.