Jim Snidero: Intermediate Jazz Conceptions For Alto Saxophone

Books | Alto Saxophone

Publisher: Studio Music London
Composer: Jim Snidero
Format: Books | Instrumental Tutor
Intermediate Jazz Conception is another addition to the popular series of etude books created by Jim Snidero, featuring some of the finest jazz musicians in the world. This book/cd set includes 15 etudes based on standards, modal tunes and blues, demonstrated by Jim Snidero on alto sax with the incredibly swinging rhythm section of Dave Hazeltine on piano, Peter Washington on Bass and Kenny Washington on Drums. New to Intermediate Jazz Conception is an appendix dedicated to style and improvisation, including a scales syllabus, nomenclature, and over 95 lines and ideas extracted for the study of improvisation! The recording features two separate versions of each etude; one with the soloist and rhythm section and one with the rhythm section only. Hear how the soloist performs the etudes, play with or without the soloist on the cd, and learn about both jazz style and improvisation from some of the best. Other series available by Jim Snidero: Easy Jazz Conception and Jazz Conception.A talented musician, musical advocate and educator ... a genuinely significant figure in jazz composition Penguin Guide to JazzA master musician Down Beat Magazine
ISBN: 9790206304354
Skill Level: Intermediate Explain this
Published on: 15 February 2006
No of pages: 48
Language: English
Catalogue No: STUADV14780

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        Cool tunes to play
        The tunes get difficult quite quickly
        Confirmed purchase: 13 November 2017
        Published on: 27 November 2017