Alto saxophone/Tenor saxophone - Level / Grade 1-3
ABRSM Exam Pieces. Jazz. Method book. 72 pages. Published by ABRSM (Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music) (PE.9781860963353).
Item Number: PE.9781860963353
ISBN 1-86096-335-8. 9 x 12 inches.
Graded tests as preparation for the jazz sax exams. Compositions that introduce the melodic and harmonic vocabulary of jazz with an impressive range of styles, in swing or straight 8s using rock Latin or swing grooves. Question-and-answer tests with written piano accompaniments to practice improvising in time, and a helpful description of each test, its objectives and what the examiner is looking for. The quick studies accommodate students working by ear or at sight, and the exemplar tests from this book are included on the CD for each Level/Grade.