Approaching the Standards, Volume 1By Dr. Willie L. Hill, Jr. Rhythm Section/Conductor Book & CD Item: 00-SBM00031CD
|Approaching the Standards, Volume 1: C Instruments Book & CD||$16.95||View|
|Approaching the Standards, Volume 1: B-flat Instruments Book & CD||$19.95||View|
|Approaching the Standards, Volume 1: E-flat Instruments Book & CD||$16.95||View|
|Approaching the Standards, Volume 1: Bass Clef Instruments Book & CD||$16.95||View|
For the "fearful to the fearless," Approaching the Standards is an innovative, user-friendly approach to jazz improvisation. Designed for the individual or group, each of the three volumes of this play-along CD contains eight classic jazz tunes. Each volume features a jazz group demo recorded by top pros in a jazz gig setting, clearly written musical examples, jazz vocabulary, transcription opportunities, informative composer insight, and a useful discography. Everything you need to begin improvising or to improve your jazz skills is included in Volumes 1, 2, and 3, available for C, B-Flat, E-Flat, and Bass Clef instruments. Volume 1 includes: Billie's Bounce * On the Trail * Cantaloupe Island * The Preacher * Summertime * Satin Doll * C Jam Blues * I Got Rhythm.
|C Jam Blues (Instrumental)||Duke Ellington (contributor)|
|Cantaloupe Island||Herbie Hancock (composer)|
|I Got Rhythm||George Gershwin (composer); Ira Gershwin (lyricist)|
|On the Trail||Ferde Grofé (composer)|
|Satin Doll (Instrumental)||Billy Strayhorn (composer); Duke Ellington (composer)|
|Summertime (from "Porgy and Bess")||George Gershwin (composer); Ira Gershwin (lyricist); Dubose Heyward (composer); Dorothy Heyward (composer)|
|The Preacher (Instrumental)||Horace Silver (contributor)|
|Series:||Jazz Improvisation Series|
|Format:||Book & CD|
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