Jazzy Opera Classix
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