Janet Way: Grade By Grade - Alto Saxophone (Grade 3) Book/CD

Books and CDs | Piano Accompaniment, Alto Saxophone

Catalogue No: BH12874
Series: Grade By Grade
Format: Sheet Music | Instrumental Album

Janet Way's Grade By Grade series draws on the rich and varied Boosey & Hawkes catalogue of classical, contemporary and educational repertoire, highlighting composers including Serge Prokofieff, Dmitri Shostakovich, Karl Jenkins, Carol Barratt and Christopher Norton, alongside arrangements of traditional music from around the world by Peter Wastall, Vera Gray and others.

This practical anthology of carefully selected pieces provides the complete repertoire resource for the aspiring Grade 3 saxophonist and creates the perfect package for teaching, exam preparation and performance.

Each volume contains:

  • 19 pieces & short studies, each complemented by a useful practice and performance tip.
  • Grade-appropriate scales and arpeggios linked to the repertoire through bespoke text and exercises.
  • Brand new sight-reading activities
  • Newly-commissioned aural awareness tasks.
  • A Piano accompaniment booklet.

This book for Grade 3 Alto Saxophone players includes the pieces Gavotte by Couperin, Fascinating Rhythm by Gershwin, Bouree by Bach and more.

Janet Way: Grade By Grade - Alto Saxophone (Grade 3) comes complete with a CD of full performance demonstrations, Piano backing tracks and grade-appropriate aural awareness resources.

ISBN: 9780851629834
Skill Level: Intermediate Explain this
Published on: 01 October 2014
No of pages: 56
Language: English
Publisher: Boosey & Hawkes

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          Scores 9.0 out of 10 based on 3 reviews
          10 out of 10


          Stirling UK GB
          Interesting tunes, good exercises.
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          Confirmed purchase: 07 December 2015
          Published on: 08 January 2016
          8 out of 10


          I've not used this series before, but I certainly will now look at the entire series as I'm really impressed with this book.
          A great selection of pieces with some useful additional aural tests, scales and musical knowledge too.
          Reviewer left no comment
          Confirmed purchase: 31 March 2015
          Published on: 14 April 2015

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