Randy Hunter: Complete Jazz Styles - Introductory Etudes in Jazz Comprehension Book 1 (Alto/Bari Sax)
This book includes 12 etudes designed as an introduction to reading and performing jazz charts. Selections are presented in swing, funk, Latin and jazz rock styles. A CD containing demonstration and accompaniment/practice tracks is included. Written text provides a guide to understanding the various styles, making this method an excellent choice for private lesson settings or individual study. These selections are also suitable for audition and performance situations. Ideal for beginning jazz students. Also available for tenor saxophone.
Listen to the head of 'Funky Melon', with sample page from the book below.