From the PublisherThis definitive book is designed for the intermediate flute player looking for an introduction to the world of jazz. Renowned jazz musician Ollie Weston introduces key concepts step by step, explaining clearly and simply throughout, with the minimum of musical jargon. Improvisation is featured from the very beginning, with authentic live jazz trio recordings on the accompanying CD for you to play along with. Key subjects covered include: modes, swing playing, melodic development, the 2-5-1 progression, jazz blues progressions, pentatonic scales, jazz chord extensions, stylistic development, unique flute sounds and many more.
Difficulty level, roughly compared to ABRSM exam grades. 0 is beginner, 9 is advanced (beyond grade 8).
"Exploring Jazz Flute provides clear guidance and concise explanations of harmonics and theoretical concepts, with demo solos and authentic live jazz trio recordings on the accompanying CD for you to play along with"
60 minutes of play-along tracks - 120 minutes of CD-ROM MP3 tracks
Item DetailsCategory: Getting Started and Improvisation
Publisher: Schott Music
Publisher's reference: ED13138
Our Stock Code: 1196757
Media Type: Paperback (204 pages [score]); includes accompaniment CD