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Beginning Alto Sax Solos, Vol. II (Vincent Abato)

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Alto saxophone
Instrumental Solo Part and CD. Published by Music Minus One (MO.MMOCD4112).

Item Number: MO.MMOCD4112

ISBN 1596155906. Soloist: Vincent Abato, alto saxophone; Accompaniment: Harriet Wingreen, piano.

Saxophone master Vincent Abato of the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra demonstrates these beginning-level pieces on alto saxophone; then you step in and take his place, learning valuable basic techniques used by this virtuoso.

Includes a high-quality printed solo part containing the solo part, annotated with performance suggestions; and a compact disc with complete versions (with soloist) followed by piano accompaniments to each piece, minus the soloist.

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