This book is great for keyboardists who have learned the basics of jazz harmony and improvisation. Topics includes a brief review of concepts and skills from Beginning Jazz Keyboard (AP184), and continue with the modes of the major scale, chord extensions, making the changes, using chromatic tones and guide tones, chord substitution, "rhythm changes, " the Blues, altered dominant chords and more. Continuing the format of Beginning Jazz Keyboard, new concepts are accompanied by etudes and songs for practice. Packed with hundreds of harmony and improvisation ideas, this book is essential for any serious student of jazz keyboard.Includes: jazz pieces for you to practice; easy-to-understand jazz theory lessons; lessons on reading lead sheets, important jazz progressions, accompanying and more. ©1998, Book & CD.