12 Contemporary Jazz Etudes

12 Contemporary Jazz Etudes

By Bob Mintzer C Instruments Book & CD Item: 00-ELM04011

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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.

Sample Pages


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

Additional Information

Composed by: Bob Mintzer
Instrument: C Instruments
Format: Book & CD
Instrumentation: C Instruments (Flute, Guitar, Vibes, Violin)
Page Count: 48
Item Number: 00-ELM04011
ISBN 10: 0-7579-3653-9
ISBN 13: 978-0-7579-3653-1
UPC: 654979085973

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