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    The Jazz Method for Saxophone: Alto Saxophone (Tutor Book & Cd) (Paperback) By (author) John O'Neill, Illustrated by John Minnion

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    DescriptionSchottThese methods provide complete courses for players of all ages, guiding students from their first note to 'classics', together with compositions by contemporary writers. Each book is accompanied by high quality rhythm section tracks recorded on compact disc. Right from the start, students can enjoy authentic jazz sounds, playing in the company of professionals. With step-by-step instruction and a progression of specially written pieces, the fundamental elements of good technique are introduced alongside the rhythmic subtleties of jazz. Improvisation is encouraged from an early stage and is given direction through the systematic study of scales and arpeggios and advice on ear-training and chord patterns. With supplementary suggestions for listening and reading, and an Appendix containing all the chord progressions for 'live' accompaniment of the tunes, The Jazz Methods are ideally suited to both students working alone and those learning with a teacher. "John O'Neill has a solid understanding of jazz and how it can be taught. I highly recommend his educational jazz materials." (Jamey Aebersold) ..."a rare opportunity for a new player (or a more experienced one) to develop a really musical facility. A rare addition to the jazz improvising library." (Lee Konitz, international jazz saxophone soloist) - includes 'classics' by Thelonious Monk, Charlie Parker, Sonny Rollins and Horace Silver - "


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    Title
    The Jazz Method for Saxophone: Alto Saxophone
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) John O'Neill, Illustrated by John Minnion
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 100
    Width: 226 mm
    Height: 288 mm
    Thickness: 10 mm
    Weight: 422 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781902455006
    ISBN 10: 1902455002
    Classifications

    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T1.7
    BIC E4L: MUS
    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    Ingram Subject Code: MU
    BIC subject category V2: AVRN
    LC classification: PN
    BIC subject category V2: AVGJ
    Abridged Dewey: 782
    B&T General Subject: 540
    BISAC V2.8: MUS023050
    LC subject heading: ,
    BISAC V2.8: MUS022000, MUS037000
    LC subject heading: , ,
    DC21: 788.73193165
    Thema V1.0: AVS, AVRN, AVQ
    Illustrations note
    73ill.
    Publisher
    Schott Music Ltd
    Imprint name
    Schott Music Ltd
    Publication date
    28 April 2000
    Publication City/Country
    London