Call Us: 020 8662 8400


Jazz Zone for Flute Includes accompaniment CD

by James Rae

Our price: £13.50 plus £1.95 UK P&P - Delivery Information

Exam Music

Recommended for music exams:

Trinity College Jazz exam syllabus
2, 3, 4, 5


How The Book and CD Work

'Improvising without the support of an accompaniment, ie a rhythm section (piano, bass and drums), can be an unrewarding and frustrating experience. It's rather like trying to find a location without the aid of a map. The live rhythm section on the CD provides a good stylistic and harmonic environment in which to travel. To ensure a clean start, each track has a solid four beat lead-in.

Many players 'freeze' when they are asked to perform without conventional music notation to read from. However this CD will stimulate the performer into 'loosening up' and 'having a go'. The book does contain written-out phrases, but the player is encouraged to memorise these and incorporate them into their improvisation'. James Rae


  • Rhythm
  • Melodic Improvisation
  • Pentatonic Scales
  • Chords and Chord Symbols
  • The Blues Scale
  • 12 Bar Blues
  • Passing Notes
  • The Minor Blues
  • A More Elaborate 12 Bar Blues
Difficulty guide: 2-5

Customer Reviews

There are currently no reviews for this item. Write its first review.
EAN: 9783702431198
Category: Getting Started and Improvisation
Publisher: Universal Edition
Publisher's reference: UE21357
Our Stock Code: 1108460
Media Type: Paperback; includes accompaniment CD