Challenging Standards

New York Standards Quartet - Sleight Of Hand (2017) [Official Digital Download]

New York Standards Quartet - Sleight Of Hand (2017)
FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/48 kHz | Time - 57:40 minutes | 739 MB
Studio Master, Official Digital Download | Artwork: Digital booklet

This New York-based unit have developed a near telepathic relationship playing together since 2006 and has developed an individual language and a unique approach to playing jazz standards. Having recorded dozens of albums of original music (each of the members are notable composers & bandleaders) the NYSQ embraces the freedom of performing music based on a simpler, standard jazz repertoire, focusing in particular on the songs that they grew up with.

Russell Malone - Live At Jazz Standards Vol. 01 & Vol. 02 (2006/2007)  Music

Posted by DjangoTiger at Sept. 17, 2015
Russell Malone - Live At Jazz Standards Vol. 01 & Vol. 02 (2006/2007)

Russell Malone - Live At Jazz Standards Vol. 01 & Vol. 02 (2006/2007)
MP3 CBR 320 kbps | 2 Cds - 14 Tracks | 1:01:53 + 1:16:23 | 235 MB
Genre: Jazz, Guitar Jazz | Label: MAXJAZZ

Russell Malone's second CD for Maxjazz Live at Jazz Standard, Vol. 1 has a bit of a harder edge then Playground, his first session for the label. Well accompanied by pianist Martin Bejerano, bassist Tassili Bond and drummer Jonathan Blake on this live performances at the Jazz Standard, the guitarist focuses mostly on his challenging originals. "I Saw You Do It" is a marvelous example, an intricate, boundary stretching affair that is essentially a blues intermingled with post-bop and a touch of dissonance, while the breezy "Flirt" is more easygoing, built from a call and response pair of riffs that are developed into a full-fledged work. Malone's choice of Frank Rosolino's "Blue Daniel" may turn a few heads as he slowly transforms it from a jazz waltz setting into a cooking hard bop…

Common Core Standards for High School English Language Arts: A Quick-Start Guide  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Nice_smile) at Sept. 7, 2015
Common Core Standards for High School English Language Arts: A Quick-Start Guide

Common Core Standards for High School English Language Arts: A Quick-Start Guide by Dana Frazee
English | Oct. 17, 2012 | ISBN: 1416614613 | 104 Pages | PDF | 1.61 MB

Smart implementation of the Common Core State Standards requires both an overall understanding of the standards and a grasp of their implications for planning, teaching, and learning.

Andy LaVerne: Learn To Play Jazz Piano Standards  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by FenixN at Aug. 30, 2015
Andy LaVerne: Learn To Play Jazz Piano Standards

Andy LaVerne: Learn To Play Jazz Piano Standards
DVDRip | AVI/DIVX, ~266 kb/s | 320x240 | Duration: 01:39:29 | English: MP3, 128 kb/s (2 ch) | 287 MB
Genre: Piano Lessons

A challenging and rewarding learning experience for all proficient Jazz pianists who want to broaden their vocabulary and improvise more creatively, based around six stunning standards. Andy LaVerne illuminates the chord changes, voicings, embellishments and improvisational ideas that make the standards come to life. You'll begin by learning the basic changes, before moving into more complex renditions, demonstrated at half-speed so that you won't miss a note. Each song is harmonically dissected, opening up huge potentials in reharmonisation and substitution, as well as providing a solid guide for your own improvised melodies.
Keith Jarrett Trio - Standards, Vol.2 (1983/2015) [Official Digital Download 24/192]

Keith Jarrett Trio - Standards, Vol.2 (1983/2015)
FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/192 kHz | Time - 45:18 minutes | 1,68 GB
Studio Master, Official Digital Download | Artwork: Digital booklet

Standards is a two-volume set of jazz albums by the Keith Jarrett Trio. Originally released in 1983 by ECM, they have been multiply re-issued. The two volumes present performances of pianist Keith Jarrett with Gary Peacock on double bass and Jack DeJohnette on drums.
The Ambiguity of Teaching to the Test: Standards, Assessment, and Educational Reform (Repost)

The Ambiguity of Teaching to the Test: Standards, Assessment, and Educational Reform by William A. Firestone
English | 2004 | ISBN: 0805845682 | 264 Pages | PDF | 7 MB

Testing is one of the most controversial of all state and federal educational policies.

Common Core Standards for Middle School English Language Arts: A Quick-Start Guide  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at Oct. 21, 2014
Common Core Standards for Middle School English Language Arts: A Quick-Start Guide

Common Core Standards for Middle School English Language Arts: A Quick-Start Guide by Susan Ryan and Dana Frazee and John Kendall
English | 2012 | ISBN: 141661463X | 120 pages | PDF | 2,6 MB

Smart implementation of the Common Core State Standards requires both an overall understanding of the standards and a grasp of their implications for planning, teaching, and learning. This Quick-Start Guide provides a succinct, all-in-one look at

Video coding standards: AVS China, H.264/MPEG-4 PART 10, HEVC, VP6, DIRAC and VC-1 [Repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ChrisRedfield at June 12, 2014
Video coding standards: AVS China, H.264/MPEG-4 PART 10, HEVC, VP6, DIRAC and VC-1 [Repost]

K. R. Rao, ‎Do Nyeon Kim, ‎Jae Jeong Hwang - Video coding standards: AVS China, H.264/MPEG-4 PART 10, HEVC, VP6, DIRAC and VC-1
Published: 2013-10-21 | ISBN: 9400767412 | PDF | 499 pages | 13 MB
Murtha Baca, "Introduction to Art Image Access: Issues, Tools, Standards, and Strategies"

Murtha Baca, "Introduction to Art Image Access: Issues, Tools, Standards, and Strategies"
Getty Research Institute | 2002 | ISBN: 0892366664 | English | PDF | 104 pages | 38.07 Mb

With the proliferation of information on the World Wide Web and in other networked environments, one of the main things that users search for are images of works of art and architecture. End-users generally try to search for images by subject, a process that often proves unsatisfactory and frustrating. Cataloging images of works of art has always been challenging, but now that end-users need only have access to the Internet, the challenge is more daunting than ever. …

The Jazz Workshop Series - Vol. 3 - Classic Standards - 1988  Music

Posted by izchaboi at Feb. 15, 2010
The Jazz Workshop Series - Vol. 3 - Classic Standards - 1988

The Jazz Workshop Series - Vol. 3 - Classic Standards - 1988- by Bill Dobbins
Jazz / Sheetmusic / Playalong | EAC | CUE + LOG | FLAC Tracks = 325MB or 320kbps CBR MP3 = 132MB
300dpi Scans = 20MB | 1 CD ~ 54 MIN | 200MB RARs | RS.COM | 3% Rec. | Label: ADVANCE MUSIC | 14503CD

Six complete performances, including opening and closing theme statements, improvised solos and six play-along tracks which feature the rhythm section without soloist.
A Night In Tunisia (Dizzy Gillespie): Classic bebop composition, alternates between Latin and swing. Autumn Leaves (Joseph Kosma): medium tempo. ’Round Midnight (Thelonious Monk): Ballad using Monk’s changes und Dizzy’s intro and coda. Lo Flame (Bill Dobbins): Based on the chord changes to the standard "All Of Me", medium fast. Embraceable You (George Gershwin): A relaxed 2-beat "walking ballad" version. Bertha The Dragoness (Jimmy Knepper): A challenging new line based on the chord changes to "Sweet Georgia Brown", uptempo.