World's Largest Sheet Music Selection

5882270
5882270
5882270

Jazzy Opera Classix

for Alto Saxophone

By Various

http://www.sheetmusicplus.com/title/jazzy-opera-classix-sheet-music/5882270

Alto Saxophone
For Alto Saxophone. Composed by Various. Arranged by Darren Fellows. Schott. Book with CD. 36 pages. Schott Music #ED12824. Published by Schott Music (HL.49012966).

Item Number: HL.49012966

ISBN 1902455304. 9x12 inches.

12 favorite opera themes in easy jazzy/pop arrangements, with written out simple improvisations and chord symbols for further improvisation. The book includes the instrumental line only, with chords, but there are piano accompaniments available as PDF files on the CD. Includes notes about each aria.

Contents: Non più andrei (Marraige of Figaro) • La ci darem (Marraige of Figaro) • Soldiers' Chorus (Faust) • Toreador Song (Carmen) • One fine day (Madame Butterfly) • O mio babbino caro (Gianni Schicchi) • Nessun dorma (Turandot) • La donna è mobile (Rigoletto) • Drinking Song (La Traviata) • Grand March (Aida) • Overture (Barber of Seville) • Overture (William Tell).

  • Non Piu Andrai from the Marriage of Figaro by Mozart 
  • La Ch Darem La Mano from Don Giovanni by Mozart 
  • Soldiers Chorus from Faust by Gounod 
  • Toreador Song from Carmen by Bizet 
  • Un Bel Di from Madama Butterfly by Puccini 
  • O Mio Babbino Caro from Gianni Schicchi by Puccini 
  • Nessun Dorma from Turandot by Puccini 
  • La Donna E Mobile from Rigoletto by Verdi 
  • Drinking Song from La Traviata by Verdi 
  • Grand March from Aida by Verdi 
  • Overture from the Barber of Seville by Rossini 
  • Overture from William Tell by Rossini 
  • Ratings + Reviews

  • 5

    Nigel Wells
    Location:
    UK
    Difficulty Level:
    Early intermediate
  • September 04, 2007 A Wonderfully Written & Enjoyable Book

    This is a fantastic book! It is not only great fun to play but introduces my students to opera through the accessible and enjoyable notes about each opera. I have never heard opera introduced to young people in such a vibrant and lively way....I love teaching from it and...

    my pupils enjoy playing it !

    Read More
    13 of 26 people found this review helpful.
    Was this review useful? Yes No
  • 5

    Laura
    Location:
    UK
    Difficulty Level:
    Early intermediate
  • July 05, 2006 Excellent teaching tool

    This book has helped my students cross many barriers. It has taught them to appreciate opera, and playing in a jazz style as well as being fun to play. It is also a useful tool to teach improvisation as the chord symbals are there, and there is a backing CD...

    . Ecxelleny book, please make one for cello too!

    Read More
    14 of 29 people found this review helpful.
    Was this review useful? Yes No