The Best of Charlie Parker - Saxophone (A Step-by-Step Breakdown of the Styles and Techniques of a Jazz Legend). By Charlie Parker. For Saxophone. Hal Leonard Signature Licks. Bebop. Difficulty: medium-difficult to difficult. Instrumental solo book and accompaniment CD. Instructional text and standard notation. 48 pages. Published by Hal Leonard (HL.695607).
ISBN 0634026720. With instructional text and standard notation. Bebop. 9x12 inches.
Learn the trademark riffs, solos and compositions of the man who revolutionized jazz on the saxophone. This book/CD pack provides in-depth analysis of twelve classics, including Billie's Bounce (Bill's Bounce), Now's the Time, Scrapple from the Apple and more.
About Hal Leonard Signature Licks
The Signature Licks book/audio packs are especially formatted to give instruction on how to play a particular artist style by using the actual transcribed, "right from the record" licks! Designed for use by anyone from beginner right up to the experienced player who is looking to expand their insight. The books contain full performance notes and an overview of each artist or group's style with transcriptions in notes and tab. The audio accompaniment features playing tips and techniques, as well as playing examples at a slower tempo.