Thesaurus of Scales and Melodic Patterns
Since its publication in 1947, great musicians and composers of all genres -- from Arnold Schoenberg and Virgil Thomson to John Coltrane and Freddie Hubbard -- have sworn by this legendary volume and its comprehensive vocabulary of melodic patterns, for composition and improvisation.
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Review: Thesaurus of Scales and Melodic Patterns (Hardcover)User Review - Noodle - Goodreads
I'm only on page four or so, but this book portends to be a methodical and systematic exploration of every possible scale and pattern imaginable. It begins with synthetic patterns rather than ... Read full review
Review: Thesaurus of Scales and Melodic Patterns (Hardcover)User Review - George Barker - Goodreads
A useful addition to any musician's library. Read full review