Dip In: 100 Graded Alto Sax Solos

Books | Alto Saxophone

Catalogue No: AM988361
Series: Dip In
Format: Sheet Music | Instrumental Album
Dip In to this great selection of popular songs, jazz standards, film themes and show tunes!

All the tunes are specially arranged for Alto Sax, with chord symbols at concert pitch for easy accompaniment, and are graded to suit a wide range of playing levels. Each song is awarded a star rating based on difficulty – making this folio ideal for everyone, from the beginning sax player to the experienced musician.

Includes hit songs by The Beatles, Coldplay, Oasis, Elvis Presley, KT Tunstall, James Blunt, Frank Sinatra, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Jeff Buckley and many more. Where else can you find such a fun collection of tunes, from such a wide variety of artists?
ISBN: 9781846098369
Skill Level: Easy Explain this
Published on: 15 February 2007
No of pages: 144
Language: English
Publisher: Wise Publications
 
     
       

        Dip In: 100 Graded Alto Sax Solos reviews verified by reevooReevoo

        Quality of content
        8.0
        Value for money
        9.5
        Overall rating
        7.5
        Scores 7.5 out of 10 based on 4 reviews
        8 out of 10

        Ivan

        Elizabeth GB
        +
        Since I am fairly recent to playing sax I found the graduations very helpful in that it allows me to play quite a lot of tunes and gradually build up my ability and confidence
        My only criticism is that I thought not all the chosen tunes were appropriate for sax, but then that is only my personal opinion
        Confirmed purchase: 23 October 2015
        Published on: 30 November 2015
        5 out of 10

        Michaell

        GB
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        Reviewer left no comment
        No cd
        Confirmed purchase: 22 September 2015
        Published on: 07 October 2015

        Musicroom Reviews

        Rating
        Review
        5
        brilliant book with lots of well known pieces, i would recommend this book to anyone looking for some enjoyable pieces to play and i found that this is probably the the most reasonably priced book for the amount of pieces inside it.
        Anonymous - (Plymouth, United Kingdom)
        5
        Les partitions proposées sont de 3 niveaux différents et ainsi une progression est envisageable sur une durée de plusieurs mois. Très bon achat.
        Anonymous - (France)
        5
        Superbe bouquins de partitions avec de grands tubes anciens mais égalment récent!!!
        Anonymous - (DENAIN, France)
        5
        this is my first music book for me to purchase,the choice is excellent,such a wide range of music.My tutor has seen the book and said they are graded excellent,from beginner upwards,some real favorites here,thank you.
        Anonymous - (south wales, United Kingdom)
        2
        My background is that I have been playing alto sax for about a year but have been playing other instruments for many years. I found that a lot of the pieces are inaccurate. I actually brought the book to my music teacher because I thought I not playing correctly. She was also surprised by the poor accuracy/quality of some of the pieces.
        Anonymous - (Belfast, United Kingdom)
        3
        With an eclectic selection of songs ranging from Frank Sinatra to Feeder, there is something for everyone in this book. The absence of backing tracks limits the overall appeal; however, if you've always wanted to play any of the listed songs this book offers the opportunity to do so. The grading system is quite helpful highlighting trick rhythms, key etc. Good overall value for money.
        Anonymous - (Bridgend, United Kingdom)
        5
        Absolutely fantastic! I bought it for my brother who has just started alto sax and he thoroughly enjoys it. It's absolutely perfect for a fairly new beginner. The '1 stars' are a slight challenge for him so he can gradually build up to the '3 stars'. There's such a great variety of songs that everyone knows at least a few of them. Most of them suit the alto sax perfectly, but I know that my brother is finding some tunes hard, as they are written in a very high pitch.
        Anonymous - ()
        3
        Should have checked that a CD came with it but it doesn't, would have been a great book otherwise, any one know of a CD to play along to.
        Anonymous - (Manchester, United Kingdom)
        5
        Some good tunes and clearly graded. good value for money
        Anonymous - (Sudbury, United Kingdom)

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