Michael Berard

Jazz Guitarist, Composer, Educator and Author

Montreal, Canada

Jazz Guitar Elements


US $14.99

Embedded Audio


US $14.99

Includes mp3 files

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Jazz Guitar Elements for iBooks

Available now, a new version of Jazz Guitar Elements by Michael Berard designed exclusively for iPad and Mac. "Made for iBooks," this new version brings a whole new multimedia learning experience to jazz guitar. Audio examples and answers are embedded into the document.

Looks great and fun to use! Buy it on iBooks and you'll have Jazz Guitar Elements everywhere your iPad or Mac goes. *Note, the iBooks version is for iPad, Mac and iPhone only.

Jazz Guitar Elements PDF edition

Available now, an all new PDF version of Jazz Guitar Elements. This PDF version has the exact same content as the iBooks version without the interactive elements. Audio is included in mp3 format. There are a total of 58 audio tracks to guide you through the musical examples.

Works on computers and tablets that can open PDF files and play mp3 files. Includes new material from previous versions. Available exclusively on jazzguitarelements.com.

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Both the iBooks version and the PDF version now include more audio tracks. (58 audio tracks) We've also added drums to all previous tracks. All of this will be a free upgrade for those using the iBooks version.

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CD's by Michael Berard


A Brazilian inspired vocal jazz CD with 18 all original compositions featuring music and lyrics by Michael Berard. A relaxing blend of Jazz and Bossa Nova Vocal tunes highlighting the voices of 3 of Montreal's best kept secrets.


Montreal based jazz guitarist, Michael Berard playing all original jazz compositions featuring pianist John Roney, bassist Dave Watts and drummer Jim Doxas.


Featuring a mix of classic jazz standards, latin tunes and original compositions, this CD features Canadian legend "Don Thompson" on piano and bass Jim Vivian on bass and Andre White on drums. Includes compositions by Michael Berard, Don Thompson and Shannon Thomson.


Pascale Lavoie, "please belong to me". A beautiful vocal jazz CD I had the pleasure to play on and record. Available on iTunes

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