Alfred Jazz Easy Play-Along Series, Vol. 2: Easy Standards
9 Jazz Favorites
Item: 00-36087
UPC: 038081402185
ISBN 10: 0739073133
ISBN 13: 9780739073131
PRICE: $19.99
Series: Alfred Easy Jazz Play-Along Series
Category: Mixed Instruments - Flexible Instrumentation
Format: Book & CD
Instrumentation: C, B-flat, E-flat, & Bass Clef Instruments
Level: 2
The Alfred Jazz EASY Play-Along series goes beyond the other play-alongs. Each volume has parts for C, B-flat, E-flat, and bass clef instruments and includes a sample jazz solo written out for you to listen to, play, and practice. The included CD has a demo and play-along track for each tune. The demo track , featuring a pro rhythm section and horn player, is a learning tool for the melodic concept, overall jazz style and the sample jazz solo. The play-along track allows a soloist or group to learn and perform with the rhythm section. Specific improvisation tips and suggestions are included. The included sample jazz solo is an invaluable asset that makes learning how to improvise easier. There is also a matching book for rhythm section featuring piano, bass and drum parts. Nine great tunes=great jazz! Titles: After You've Gone * Blues March * Lazy Bird * Lester Leaps In * Mr. PC * Road Song * Scrapple from the Apple * St. James Infirmary * Summertime.
Summertime (from "Porgy and Bess") George Gershwin (composer); Ira Gershwin (lyricist); Dubose Heyward (composer); Dorothy Heyward (composer)
Lazy Bird Johnny Coltrane (contributor)
Lester Leaps In Lester Young (contributor)
St. James Infirmary Irving Mills (composer)
After You've Gone Henry Creamer (contributor); Turner Layton (contributor)
Scrapple from the Apple Charlie Parker (composer)
Mr. PC John Coltrane (composer)
Road Song Wes Montgomery (composer)
Blues March Benny Golson (composer)