Essential Jazz Etudes...The Blues - Alto Sax composed by Jack Wilkins. For Saxophone (Alto). Saddle-stitched, Improvisation. Essential Jazz Etudes. Jazz & Blues play along. Beginning-Intermediate. Book/CD Set. 32 pages. Published by Mel Bay Publications, Inc (MB.99572BCD).
ISBN 9780786662104. Jazz & Blues play along. 8.75 x 11.75 inches.
This collection of jazz etudes with an accompanying CD gives students a fun and effective way to learn to play jazz style blues lines. The CD tracks provide a professional rhythm section (piano, bass, drums) to play along with, plus recordings of professional jazz musicians playing each etude. The recordings help to provide a model for the student's stylistic development, and an opportunity to play with a great band! Each of the 12 etudes provides a new challenge to master.