How to Play Bass in a Big Band

How to Play Bass in a Big Band

By Jeff Campbell String Bass Book & CD Item: 01-ADV15022
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Improvisation is at the heart of jazz, but knowing how to play stylistically correct in a large jazz ensemble is also a necessity. How to Play Bass in a Big Band offers tips, suggestions, examples and a play along CD to help you put it all together. The repertoire covers many jazz styles from Basie to Latin and African-influenced music to ECM and contemporary jazz (the Vanguard Jazz Orchestra, Bob Brookmeyer, etc.).

Titles: Introduction * Reading Big Band Bass Parts * Equipment * Physical Set Up of a Big Band Rhythm Section * Big Band Pieces * Basie's Blues * Shufflin' in F * Funk Unity * Morning * Joe's Thing * Leaving * Strayhorn * Big Band Discography * Jazz Bass Method Books.

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Series: Advance Music
Author: Jeff Campbell
Instrument: String Bass
Format: Book & CD
Item Number: 01-ADV15022
ISBN 10: 3-892210-92-6
ISBN 13: 978-3-892210-92-4
UPC: 805095150223

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