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Singin' with the Jazz Combo Released by Alfred Music Publishing

LOS ANGELES, CA  -  Tuesday, January 15, 2013
From the leader in educational music publishing, Singin’ with the Jazz Combo features 10 jazz standards for the solo vocalist with a nine or ten-piece combo. Excellently arranged for intermediate to advanced levels, the songs are in a variety of styles and tempos to provide flexibility in all musical settings.

Ideal for singers who need arrangements for a small ensemble, Singin’ with the Jazz Combo contains jazz standard classics, with favorites like “At Last,” “Mack the Knife,” “Polka Dots and Moonbeams,” “‘S Wonderful,” and more. The included instrumentation consists of trumpet, alto sax, tenor sax, trombone, baritone sax (optional), guitar, bass, drumset, and piano with conductor cues for the horns. The optional baritone sax part adds additional color and texture.

Also available for vocalists is the Singin' with the Big Band book & CD set, featuring 11 big band vocal arrangements like “How About You?,” “Summer Wind,” “When I fall in Love,” “Everything,” and more. To help vocalists improve their vocal skills, style, interpretation, and confidence, the CD has a professionally recorded demo track and sing-along track for each song.

As part of Alfred’s ongoing commitment to improving the environment, these books are printed on 100% recycled paper.

Singin’ with the Jazz Combo complete set is now available for $103.99 at music retail stores and at alfred.com. Each instrument book is sold separately for $10.99-$12.99.