In Session: Charlie Parker  (for alto saxophone)

In Session: Charlie Parker (for alto saxophone)

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Featured in the Trinity Guildhall 2007 Jazz Saxophone Syllabus

You can become the featured soloist on six classic numbers originally recorded by Charlie 'Bird' Parker. Produced by musicians for musicians, you will enjoy playing and learning with these superb play-along tracks.

In the book: * Note-for-note top-line transcriptions * Chord symbols * A breakdown and analysis of each solo, * Essential performance hints and tips * Tablature and notation in the guitar editions * Biographical notes on the artist * Artist photographs * Discography.

On the CD: * Complete "as real" performance of each number: (a) with rhythm section and soloist, and (b) with rhythm section only * Slowed-down version of each number for ease of practice: (a) with rhythm section and soloist, and (b) with rhythm section only.

A great play-along/tutor pack containing exact transcriptions of Charlie Parker's melody and selected solos on: Anthroplogy, Billie's Bounce, Now's The Time, Donna Lee, Yardbird Suite, Ornithology.

Includes: * detailed notes on the music and tips on how to play the solos; * demo tracks at full speed; * 2 backing tracks (i) full speed and (ii) slowed down version; The CD contains demonstration performances of each tune/solo on alto saxophone, plus two backing tracks: one at full speed and one slowed down version.

Bk/CD, 52 pages