Approaching the Standards for Jazz Vocalists

Approaching the Standards for Jazz Vocalists

By Dr. Willie L. Hill, Jr. Vocal Book & CD Item: 00-SBM00034CD
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Approaching the Standards for Jazz Vocalists is an innovative, user-friendly approach to vocal jazz improvisation. Designed for the individual or group and male or female vocalists, this book and sing-along CD contains ten classic jazz songs selected from and correlated to Approaching the Standards Volumes 1, 2 and 3. Included are the same essential features as the instrumental books: CD demo, clearly written improvisation examples, jazz vocabulary, transcription opportunities, informative composer insight and a useful discography. Whether beginning their studies or improving their vocal jazz skills, all serious singers must have this book! Titles are: Now's the Time * Satin Doll * Softly, As in a Morning Sunrise * Summertime * I Got Rhythm * Honeysuckle Rose * Tenor Madness * Bye Bye Blackbird * Secret Love * Take the "A" Train.


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Contents

Title Composer
Bye Bye Blackbird Ray Henderson (composer); Mort Dixon (lyricist)
Honeysuckle Rose Andy Razaf (lyricist); Thomas "Fats" Waller (composer)
I Got Rhythm George Gershwin (composer); Ira Gershwin (lyricist)
Now's the Time Charlie Parker (composer)
Satin Doll (Instrumental) Billy Strayhorn (composer); Duke Ellington (composer)
Secret Love (from "Calamity Jane") Paul Francis Webster (lyricist); Sammy Fain (composer)
Softly, As in a Morning Sunrise Oscar Hammerstein II (lyricist); Sigmund Romberg (composer)
Summertime (from "Porgy and Bess") George Gershwin (composer); Ira Gershwin (lyricist); Dubose Heyward (composer); Dorothy Heyward (composer)
Take the "A" Train Billy Strayhorn (composer)
Tenor Madness

Additional Information

Series: Jazz Improvisation Series
Author: Dr. Ronald C. McCurdy, Dr. Willie L. Hill, Jr.
Instrument: Voice
Format: Book & CD
Page Count: 44
Item Number: 00-SBM00034CD
ISBN 10: 0-7579-0196-4
ISBN 13: 978-0-7579-0196-6
UPC: 654979195818

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