Classical Solos (Alto Sax)
Alto Saxophone (Alto Sax) - Grade 3
12 Pieces Based on Famous Themes. Arranged by Michael Friedmann. De Haske Play-Along Book. Classical and Play Along. Instrumental solo book and accompaniment CD. 24 pages. De Haske Publications #1001881. Published by De Haske Publications (HL.44003610).
Item Number: HL.44003610
ISBN 9043107026. Classical and Play Along. 9x12 inches.
This book is designed for lovers of classical/romantic repertoire. It contains 12 melodies based on works of well-known (and some lesser known) 19th-century composers, arranged to be suitable for soloists with piano accompaniment. The CD includes solos played by several instruments, as well as piano accompaniments only, with which instrumentalists can practice and play along.
- Song for Maria (based on Ave Maria) Composed by Gounod, Charles Franois
- Daybreak (based on Mattinata) Composed by Ruggiero Leoncavallo
- Grazioso (based on Sonatina) Composed by Ludwig Van Beethoven
- Asian Air (based on In the Steppes of Central Asia) Composed by Borodin, Alexander Porfirewitsj
- Lullaby (based on Berceuse de Jocelyn) Composed by Benjamin Godard
- Royal High Day (based on Coronation March) Composed by Giacomo Meyerbeer
- Dancing Lady (based on La donna e mobile) Composed by Giuseppe Verdi
- Mourning Song (based on Etude Op. 10, no. 3) Composed by Chopin, FrŽdŽric Franois
- Bohemia (basesd on Slavonic Dance Op. 46, No. 8) Composed by Dvor‡k, Anton’n
- Dream Waltz (based on Waltz Op. 39, No. 15) Composed by Johannes Brahms
- Serenade (based on Serenata) Composed by Franz Schubert