Approaching the Standards, Volume 1
For the "fearful to the fearless," Approaching the Standards is an innovative, user-friendly approach to jazz improvisation. Designed for the individual or group, each of the three volumes of this play-along CD contains eight classic jazz tunes. Each volume features a jazz group demo recorded by top pros in a jazz gig setting, clearly written musical examples, jazz vocabulary, transcription opportunities, informative composer insight, and a useful discography. Everything you need to begin improvising or to improve your jazz skills is included in Volumes 1, 2, and 3, available for C, B-Flat, E-Flat, and Bass Clef instruments. Volume 1 includes: Billie's Bounce * On the Trail * Cantaloupe Island * The Preacher * Summertime * Satin Doll * C Jam Blues * I Got Rhythm.
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0£MO PLAf 12-bar blues 13 JAZZ DEMO 32-bar song form 65141 John Coltrane AABA 32-bar song ANAlftt Best Of Duke BILLIE'S BOUNCE Blue Note blues scale BOSE AND DOROTHY CANTALOUPE ISLAND Herbie Charlie Parker chord changes chord progression Clark Terry COMMON JAZZ Controlled by EMI Denver diatonic chord Dizzy Gillespie ECAROH EMI ROBBINS CATALOG GEORGE GERSHWIN H£AO harmonic Harry Sweets HEYWARD MEMORIAL FUND Horace Silver include such jazz ISLAND Herbie Hancock Jam Blues JAZZ DEMO Track jazz standards Joe Henderson LAST SOLO LlfcT£N melodic line melody Music Educators musical idea non-harmonic pattern PENTATONIC Pianist Duke Ellington PLAV player Preacher Rhythm rhythmic Rights Reserved ROBBINS CATALOG INC Satin Doll scale tones sequence SUMMERTIME three chords TOCOOA Track 11 JAZZ Track 13 transpose University of Colorado-Boulder Verve WARNER BROS widely used song WILLIE THOMAS written y y y y y y y y y y y y yyyy yyyy