12 Contemporary Jazz Etudes
By Bob Mintzer
Item: 00-ELM04013
UPC: 654979085997
ISBN 10: 0757936555
ISBN 13: 9780757936555
PRICE: $24.95
Category: Instrumental Series
Format: Book & CD
Instrument: E-flat Instruments
Instrumentation: E-flat Instruments (Alto Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone)
12 Contemporary Jazz Etudes is written by the world-renowned jazz composer, arranger, saxophonist, bandleader, educator, and member of the Yellowjackets, Bob Mintzer. Designed for the medium to advanced difficulty level, this book includes: 12 jazz etudes composed by Bob Mintzer in a variety of jazz styles, tempos, and time signatures; performance notes/tips for each etude to assist in interpretation and improvisation; play-along CD with a stellar rhythm section; and an opportunity to study and learn these skills: melodic composition, improvisation, sight reading, motivic development, call-and-response, and jazz concept. All books are compatible and written so they can be performed together.
Bob Mintzer Biography
Performance Notes
Bob Mintzer Selected Discography
Everybody Gets the Blues (Not Everybody Can Play Them)
Play Pretty
Really Burning
Rhythm Changes
Straight Ahead
Five and Three
Home Run
More Rhythm Changes
Duet with Drums