Approaching the standards: Billie's bounce ; On the trail ; Cantaloupe Island ; The preacher ; Summertime ; Satin doll ; C jam blues ; I got rhythm
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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Approaching the standards: Billie's bounce ; On the trail ; Cantaloupe ...
Limited preview - 1999
11 JAZZ DEMO 12-bar blues 32-bar song form 65141 John Coltrane 9 JAZZ AHALVtt Best Of Duke BILLIE'S BOUNCE Blue Note blues scale BOSE AND DOROTHY CANTALOUPE ISLAND Herbie CATALOG INC Publishing Charlie Parker chord changes chord progression Clark Terry COMMON JAZZ COOA Denver diatonic chord Dizzy Gillespie dOOA EMI ROBBINS CATALOG H£AO harmonic Harry Sweets HEYWARD MEMORIAL FUND Horace Silver include such jazz IRA GERSHWIN MUSIC ISLAND Herbie Hancock Jam Blues JAZZ DEMO Track jazz standards Joe Henderson KMO PUW LAST SOLO Llfitt melodic line melody Music Educators musical idea non-harmonic pattern PENTATONIC Pianist Duke Ellington player Preacher r r r r Rhythm rhythmic Rights Reserved ROBBINS CATALOG INC Satin Doll scale tones sequence SUMMERTIME t t t t three chords Track 11 JAZZ transpose University of Colorado-Boulder Verve WARNER BROS widely used song Willie Thomas written y y y y y y y y