Jazz Saxophone: An In-Depth Look At The Styles Of The Tenor Masters

Books and CDs | Tenor Saxophone

Publisher: Hal Leonard
Artist: Dennis Taylor
Format: Books | Instrumental Tutor
This book/CD pack is solely devoted to providing you with a complete overview of the techniques and styles popularised by the greatest jazz tenor saxophonists of all time.

All the best are here: from the cool bebop excursions of Dexter Gordon, to the stellar musings of John Coltrane, with more than a dozen master players examined in between.

Includes lessons, music, historical analysis and rare photos, plus a CD with 16 full-band tracks!

The 16 pieces in this book are each in the style of on of the following artists:

  • Lester Young; Coleman Hawkins; Ben Webster; Paul Gonsalves; Gene Ammons; Dexter Gordon; Zoot Sims; Sonny Stitt; Sonny Rollins; Hank Mobley; Harold Land; Stan Getz; Charlie Rouse; John Coltrane; Joe Henderson; and George Coleman
  • ISBN: 9780634058493
    Skill Level: Intermediate Explain this
    Published on: 01 October 2004
    No of pages: 80
    Language: English
    Catalogue No: HL00310983

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            Newcastle GB Intermediate player
            This is probably more challenging than I expected but therefore a good test and a couple of the tracks are accessible so giving some encouragement
            Book is fine, its my skills that need improvement.
            Confirmed purchase: 01 June 2015
            Published on: 24 June 2015

            Musicroom Reviews

            super volume, les morceaux sont très bien choisis, les styles différents, de bon niveau; complémentaire au volume blues saxophone , même collection et également très bien fait
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