Essential Elements for Jazz Ensemble (E-flat Alto Saxophone) for Jazz Ensemble, Alto Saxophone. Essential Elements for Jazz Ensemble. Grade 1-2. Method book and accompaniment CD. 32 pages. Published by Hal Leonard (HL.841347).
ISBN 0793596211. 9x12 inches.
Designed to teach jazz basics to students with 1-2 years playing experience (but no prior experience playing jazz), Essential Elements for Jazz Ensemble is great for individual or classroom use.
• Teaches the basics of swing style in a step-by-step approach, using well-known songs
• Improvisation made easy, starting with simple two-measure phrases
• Scales and basic theory introduced in an easy-to-understand format
• Play-along tracks for every exercise included
• Seven full band arrangements
• Sample solos
• Jazz history and people
Book also includes My EE Library* (myeelibrary.com) - Instant Stream/Download/Audio CDs*
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