Sittin' In with the Big Band, Volume II

Sittin' In with the Big Band, Volume II

Arr. various E-flat Alto Saxophone Book & Online Audio Grade: 3 (Medium Easy) Item: 00-30668
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Sittin' In with the Big Band, Vol. II is more than just a fun play-along kit. This book and audio set features 10 big band charts written at the intermediate level. It provides an opportunity to play along with a professional jazz ensemble and improve performance skills. As students play with and listen to the outstanding players in the band, they will learn about blend, style, phrasing, tone, dynamics, technique, articulation, time, and playing in tune. Performance tips and suggestions are included in each book. Books are available for alto saxophone, tenor saxophone, trumpet, trombone, piano, bass, guitar, and drums.

Sample Pages


Title Composer
On Green Dolphin Street Bronislau Kaper (composer); Ned Washington (lyricist)
Softly, As in a Morning Sunrise Oscar Hammerstein II (lyricist); Sigmund Romberg (composer)
Secret Love (from "Calamity Jane") Paul Francis Webster (lyricist); Sammy Fain (composer)
La Suerte de los Tontos Johnny Richards (composer)
Jump Wynton Marsalis (composer)
Get It On Terry Richards (composer); Bill Chase (composer)
The Red Door Gerry Mulligan (composer); Zoot Sims (composer)
Alianza Erik Morales (composer)
Greensleeves Gregory Yasinitsky (arranger)
Trofeo de Bolos Craig Skeffington (composer)

Additional Information

Series: Sittin' In with the Big Band
Instrument: Saxophone
Format: Book & Online Audio
Instrumentation: E-flat Alto Saxophone
Page Count: 36
Item Number: 00-30668
ISBN 10: 0-7390-5699-9
ISBN 13: 978-0-7390-5699-8
UPC: 038081342993

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