Gershwin by Special Arrangement (Jazz-Style Arrangements with a "Variation"). By George Gershwin (1898-1937). Arranged by Carl Strommen. For alto saxophone. Artist/Personality; Improvisation; Instrumental Series; Masterworks. Standards and 20th Century. Intermediate. Instrumental solo book and accompaniment CD. Chord names. 24 pages. Published by Alfred Music (AP.0473B).
ISBN 0757900550. With chord names. Standards and 20th Century. 9x12 inches.
Each collection contains 11 songs arranged for the instrumentalist wanting to play in a jazz style -- without the need to learn to improvise. All of the books are compatible, with only minimal changes in the "variation" section to accommodate the ranges and unique characteristics of the instruments. Titles are: I Got Rhythm * But Not for Me * Embraceable You * A Foggy Day * Fascinating Rhythm * I've Got a Crush on You * 'S Wonderful * How Long Has This Been Going On * Nice Work If You Can Get It * Someone to Watch Over Me * Strike Up the Band.