Warm-ups for Beginning Jazz Ensemble
Jazz band - Grade 1
Composed by Chris Sharp. Jazz Band. FJH Beginning Jazz Ensemble. Score and set of parts. Published by The FJH Music Company Inc (FJ.JE4091).
Item Number: FJ.JE4091
Finally - a great set of warm-ups for your beginning jazz ensemble. Chris Sharp draws from his experience as a public school jazz director and professional arranger to offer this useful set of warm-ups. The six exercises are designed to teach the different harmonies, styles, and rhythms of popular and traditional jazz. Included are chorales with extended harmonies, rock, swing, and bossa styles. Perfect to 'wake up' your ensemble before a rehearsal or performance!
About FJH Beginning Jazz Ensemble
Appropriate for first-year jazz ensembles. Playable with as few as 3 saxes, 2 trumpets, 1 trombone, and rhythm section. Pieces consist mostly of ensemble writing. Written solos are provided along with suggested parts for rhythm section and drum set. Guitar chord guide included. Grades 1 - 1.5