French Horn, Jazz Ensemble - Grade 1-2
A Comprehensive Method for Jazz Style and Improvisation. Composed by Mike Steinel. Essential Elements for Jazz Ensemble. Jazz and Instructional. Softcover Media Online. With instructional text, introductory text and leadsheet notation (melody and chords). 32 pages. Published by Hal Leonard (HL.841622).
Item Number: HL.841622
ISBN 0634029878. 9x12 inches.
Specifically designed to teach jazz basics to students with 1 or 2 years playing experience, but with no prior experience playing jazz. Great for individual or classroom use. Teaches the basics of swing style in a step-by-step approach using well-known songs. Improvisation is made easy starting with simple 2-measure phrases. Scales and basic theory are introduced in a simple and easy to understand approach. 2 CD's are included with recordings of all exercises and arrangements. Other features: 7 full band arrangements, sample solos, jazz history and people.