Alto Saxophone, ESS Instruments - Difficulty: easy-medium to medium
Composed by Various. Arranged by Chuck Sher. Latin and Latin Jazz. Fakebook (spiral bound). With melody and chord names. 572 pages. Published by Sher Music Company (HL.240140).
Item Number: HL.240140
ISBN 1883217369. 9x12 inches. Edited by Chuck Sher.
This is the only professional-level Latin fake book ever published! It features nearly 600 pages of the best in contemporary and classic Latin jazz, salsa and Brazilian music, with detailed transcriptions - exactly as recorded - to help bands play in authentic Latin styles. Many tunes include bass lines for each section, piano montunos, and horn counter-lines. Includes a bilingual foreword and vocabulary listing, song lyrics in Spanish, Portuguese and/or English, a rhythm section appendix, sources for the recordings, and convenient spiral binding. Outstanding artists represented include: Ray Barretto, Eddie Palmieri, Ruben Blades, Puerto Rico All-Stars, Tito Puente, Irakere, Los Van Van, Ivan Lins, Tom Jobim, Toninho Horta, Jo Bosco, Milton Nascimento, Airto, Mario Bauza, Dizzy Gillespie, Daniel Ponce, Seis Del Solar, Chick Corea, Arsenio Rodriguez, Celia Cruz, Perez Prado, Orquesta Sensacion, and many more! 177 songs, including Amantes, Indiferencia, Midnight Mambo and more!