13 Jazzy Arrangements. Composed by Jean Kleeb. Stapled. Performance score, CD, anthology. 36 pages. Baerenreiter Verlag #BA08760. Published by Baerenreiter Verlag (BA.BA08760).
Item Number: BA.BA08760
ISBN 9790006538737. 31 x 24.3 cm inches.
Classical themes in the broadest sense are the basis for Jean Kleeb's varied, jazz-orientated piano arrangements . Jean Kleeb is adept at taking the best-known baroque, classical and romantic themes and placing them in a new light so that"classical"as well as jazz pianists will derive a great deal of enjoyment from this selection.
- Classical melodies in a jazz interpretation
- Pieces of medium technical difficulty
- Fun and variety guaranteed
"Classic Goes Jazz provides useful models for improvisation and even an introduction into the mixed metrics of free jazz."
(Piano Journal issue 2 2010)