The Music of Randy Brecker: Solo Transcriptions and Performing Artist Master Class CD

The Music of Randy Brecker: Solo Transcriptions and Performing Artist Master Class CD
Solo Transcriptions and Performing Master Class CD

Randy Brecker / transcr. Mike Davison Trumpet Book & CD Item: 00-0685B

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Brilliant trumpeter Randy Brecker, a Grammy® Award-winning composer, arranger, and leader of his own jazz groups, has shaped the sound of jazz for more than three decades. His trumpet and flugelhorn have graced hundreds of albums by a wide range of artists such as George Benson, David Sanborn, James Taylor, Bruce Springsteen, and Chaka Khan. For this book, Randy has selected 12 of his jazz works to teach his techniques for improvisation and composition. Included in the Performing Artist Master Class CD are instrumental demonstrations performed by Randy, excerpts of his transcribed solo recordings, and an in-depth discussion on the following topics: rhythmic improvisation, soloistic tension, time and technique, live vs. studio recordings, composition techniques, the flugelhorn, interacting with the drummer, double time ballad style, Brazilian influences, and chromatic techniques. The Music of Randy Brecker features: 12 condensed score lead sheets in concert key, 13 transcribed solos in B-flat, Performing Artist Master Class CD, and a discography/biography.


Title Composer
After Love Randy Brecker (contributor)
Beirut Michael Brecker (contributor); Victor Bailey (contributor)
Buds Randy Brecker (contributor)
Gray Area Randy Brecker (contributor)
Hurdy Gurdy Randy Brecker (contributor)
Into the Sun Randy Brecker (contributor)
Just Between Us Randy Brecker (contributor)
Mojoe Randy Brecker (contributor)
Seattle Randy Brecker (contributor)
Sleaze Factor Randy Brecker (contributor)
The Sleaze Factor Randy Brecker (contributor)
Thirfty Man Randy Brecker (contributor)
Tujica Randy Brecker (contributor)
Village Dawn Randy Brecker (contributor)

Additional Information

Composed by: Randy Brecker
Arranged by: Mike Davison
Instrument: Trumpet
Format: Book & CD
Instrumentation: Trumpet
Page Count: 88
Item Number: 00-0685B
ISBN 10: 0-7579-1169-2
ISBN 13: 978-0-7579-1169-9
UPC: 654979057451

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