Sittin' In with the Big Band, Volume 2
Bass - Grade 3
Bass. Arranged by Various. Instrumental Series; Play-Along. Sittin' In with the Big Band. Jazz. Book & CD. 36 pages. Published by Alfred Music (AP.30674).
Item Number: AP.30674
ISBN 0739057057. Jazz.
Sittin' In with the Big Band, Vol. II is more than just a fun play-along kit. This book and CD set features 10 big band charts written at the intermediate level. It provides an opportunity to play along with a professional jazz ensemble and improve performance skills. As students play with and listen to the outstanding players in the band, they will learn about blend, style, phrasing, tone, dynamics, technique, articulation, time, and playing in tune. Performance tips and suggestions are included in each book. Books are available for alto saxophone, tenor saxophone, trumpet, trombone, piano, bass, guitar, and drums.
Recorded Acc. Available.
- On Green Dolphin Street Composed by Bronislau Kaper;Lyrics by Ned Washington
- Softly, As In a Morning Sunrise Composed by Sigmund Romberg;Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein
- Greensleeves Arranged by Gregory Yasinitsky
- Trofeo de Bolos Composed by Craig Skeffington
- Alianza Composed by Erik Morales
- Get It On Composed by Terry Richards; Bill Chase
- The Red Door Composed by Gerry Mulligan; Zoot Sims
- La Suerte de los Tontos Composed by Johnny Richards
- Secret Love (from "Calamity Jane") Composed by Sammy Fain;Lyrics by Paul Francis Webster
- Jump Composed by Wynton Marsalis