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Gershwin by Special Arrangement

Jazz-Style Arrangements with a "Variation"

By George Gershwin

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Gershwin by Special Arrangement (Jazz-Style Arrangements with a "Variation"). Composed by George Gershwin (1898-1937). Arranged by Carl Strommen. For alto saxophone. Artist/Personality; Improvisation; Instrumental Series; Masterworks. Standards and 20th Century. Intermediate. Instrumental solo book and accompaniment CD. Chord names. 24 pages. Published by Alfred Music (AP.0473B).

ISBN 0757900550. With chord names. Standards and 20th Century. 9x12 inches.

Each collection contains 11 songs arranged for the instrumentalist wanting to play in a jazz style -- without the need to learn to improvise. All of the books are compatible, with only minimal changes in the "variation" section to accommodate the ranges and unique characteristics of the instruments. Titles are: I Got Rhythm * But Not for Me * Embraceable You * A Foggy Day * Fascinating Rhythm * I've Got a Crush on You * 'S Wonderful * How Long Has This Been Going On * Nice Work If You Can Get It * Someone to Watch Over Me * Strike Up the Band.

  • Foggy Day  Composed by George Gershwin,Ira Gershwin
  • Title But Not For Me  Composed by George Gershwin,Ira Gershwin
  • Title Embraceable You  Composed by George Gershwin,Ira Gershwin
  • Title Fascinating Rhythm  Composed by George Gershwin,Ira Gershwin
  • Title How Long Has This Been Going On  Composed by George Gershwin,Ira Gershwin
  • Title I've Got A Crush On You  Composed by George Gershwin,Ira Gershwin
  • Nice Work If You Can Get It  Composed by George Gershwin,Ira Gershwin
  • I Got Rhythm  Composed by George Gershwin,Ira Gershwin
  • 's Wonderful  Composed by George Gershwin,Ira Gershwin
  • Strike Up The Band For U C L A  Composed by George Gershwin; Ira Gershwin
  • Someone To Watch Over Me  Composed by George Gershwin,Ira Gershwin
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  • 4

    Location:
    Hamilton, Victoria, Australia
    Difficulty Level:
    Intermediate/advanced
  • December 07, 2011 Gershwin by Special Arrangement

    I love the arrangements even though some are a little too difficult for me at this stage. The accompaniment is great. I have already performed one number for members of our (Probus) Club. I bought the Flute/Oboe book also to give to a friend.

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  • 5

    Location:
    Las Vegas, NV.
    Difficulty Level:
    Beginner
  • November 14, 2011 Gershwin by Special Arrangement

    I use these books in music lessons I teach. Sheetmusicplus is a very good company to deal with.

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  • 4

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    Early intermediate
  • February 27, 2008 Nice Tunes, By George

    Unlike the other three books I bought, this one is only for alto sax (so I can't also try the pieces on my clarinet without transposing). Still, the arrangements are nice.

    20 of 39 people found this review helpful.
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  • 4

    Location:
    Wilmington, NC
    Difficulty Level:
    Intermediate/advanced
  • October 06, 2007 IT'S NEVER TOO LATE!

    These arrangements are great for the "has been" like me who hasn't touched the instrument in thirty years, and suddenly gets nostalgic and becomes a "wanna be" again. The Gershwin tunes are perfectly chosen and arranged. They are difficult enough to be challenging for arthritic fingers and aging lungs...

    but not impossible. I am enjoying them very much and beginning to get the old fingers working again. A very nice title!

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    23 of 41 people found this review helpful.
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  • 5

    Location:
    Fresno,CA
    Difficulty Level:
    Intermediate/advanced
  • September 04, 2004 Students will enjoy it!

    Highly recommended for every student of saxophone!...most of my private students love this book!

    21 of 40 people found this review helpful.
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