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Advanced Alto Sax Solos - Volume 2

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Alto Saxophone
Composed by Various. Music Minus One. Softcover Audio Online. 24 pages. Music Minus One #MMO4116. Published by Music Minus One (HL.400603).

Item Number: HL.400603

ISBN 1596155949. 9x12.25 inches.

Performed by Vincent Abato, alto saxophone

Accompaniment: Harriet Wingreen, piano

Listen as extraordinary virtuoso Vincent Abato of the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra takes you further into the advanced repertoire with these spectacular sax selections. Listen to his masterful interpretations, examine his performance suggestions, then you step in and make magic with Harriet Wingreen, legendary piano accompanist for the New York Philharmonic. This digitally remastered master class includes slow-tempo practice versions of the Schubert 'L'Abeille' and the Allegro from Rabaud's Solo de Concours. Includes a high-quality printed music score containing the solo part, annotated with performance suggestions; and a digitally remastered compact disc with complete versions (with soloist) followed by piano accompaniments to each piece, minus the soloist.

  • L'Abeille (The Bee)  Performed by Franz Schubert
  • L'Abeille (The Bee) (slow practice version)  Performed by Franz Schubert
  • Solo de Concours (Moderato-Largo-Allegro)  Performed by Henri Rabaud (arr. And Ed. Harry Gee)
  • Solo de Concours: Allegro section (slow practice version)  Performed by Henri Rabaud (arr. And Ed. Harry Gee)
  • Sonata for Alto Saxophone, op. 19: II. With Tranquility  Performed by Paul Creston
  • Sonata for Alto Saxophone, op. 19: III. With Gaiety  Performed by Paul Creston
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  • 2007-11-10 00:00:00.0 Sensational

    the best way to learn and play solo music. Its musical tempo and styles helps anyone comprehend and use this technique of music.

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