It Don't Mean a Thing (Authentic Jazz Playalong) Alto Saxophone Book/CD

It Don't Mean a Thing (Authentic Jazz Playalong) Alto Saxophone Book/CD

It Don't Mean a Thing (Authentic Jazz Playalong) Alto Saxophone Book/CD

£9.99

Part of the Authentic Jazz Playalong series, It Don't Mean A Thing brings together Gershwin, Porter, Ellington and other legends of 20th Century Jazz, featuring absolute classics of jazz repertoire.

The pieces are idiomatically arranged for the intermediate alto sax player (Grade 4-6) by Andy Hampton. Melody, lyrics and chord symbols are provided, offering opportunity for improvisation, with suggested solo phrases notated to aid the beginner. There is a brief guide/biographical note to each song in the collection, and the playalong CD comprises a live trio of piano, bass and drums for truly authentic performance.

Contents:
  1. Blues In The Night (Mercer/Arlen)
  2. Embraceable You (George and Ira Gershwin)
  3. It Don't Mean A Thing (If You Ain't Got That Swing) (Mills/Ellington)
  4. My Funny Valentine (Rodgers/ Hart)
  5. Love Is Here To Stay (George and Ira Gershwin)
  6. Summertime (George and Ira Gershwin)
  7. Someone To Watch Over Me (George and Ira Gershwin)
  8. I've Got You Under My Skin (Porter)
  9. How High The Moon (Hamilton/Lewis)
  10. I Get A Kick Out of You (Porter)

SKU: 057152740x