Jamey Aebersold – Jazz Play-A-Long: Volume 36 – 40
Jun 01 2014
Possession of this collection will enable any musician, independently of level and experience in jazz improvisation mastery, learn the basic styles and genres of jazz, and eventually become a true expert in this. Information for reference (for those who do not know): Jamey Aebersold Jazz Play-A-Long – the world’s best collections of exercises for jazz musicians.
Volume 36 – Bebop And Beyond. Intermediate/Advanced. Includes 8 tunes by a variety of jazz greats that have been recorded on many records in the past 40 years and songs by Jamey in the same style. If you listen to jazz records, you’ve heard these tunes. Composers represented here include such heavies as Tadd Dameron, Thelonious Monk, Ray Brown, and Tommy Flanagan. Smokin’ rhythm section keeps you inspired from the first note to the last! Learn and enjoy these great tunes.
Volume 37 – Sammy Nestico. All Levels. Sammy Nestico’s charts have been played by more high school, college, and professional big bands than anyone else’s. Here’s your chance to become intimately familiar with these tunes. This long awaited volume will permit more thorough use of “sectional” time as well as allowing individuals to “woodshed” on their own parts and solos. Discover how well these work as combo tunes.
Volume 38 – Blue Note. Intermediate/Advanced. 15 jazz favorites recorded on one of the finest jazz labels. Captures the spirit, sound, and soul of the Blue Note* era; a variety of tunes spanning the entire spectrum of a standard jazz player’s bag. Composers include John Coltrane, Wayne Shorter, Stanley Turrentine, Freddie Hubbard, Joe Henderson, Chick Corea, and more! Includes selected written harmony parts.
Volume 39 – Swing, Swing, Swing. All Levels. 8 time-tested standards span over 75 years of American popular music and all are favorites with every prominent big band and combo from the 20s to the 40s. Artists as diverse as Eubie Blake and Coltrane have enjoyed and performed these classics in their own style; proof of their unending flexibility and popularity.
Volume 40 – ‘Round Midnight. All Levels. If you own one Classic jazz recording, there is a good chance it contains at least one of these songs. Offers a good variety of song types, from the beautiful, haunting ‘Round Midnight, to the exciting and often played Love For Sale. Complimenting those are some of the best such as George Shearing, Johnny Mandel, and Henry Mancini.
Format: PDF + Audio tracks (Mp3).
*In some cases CD is embedded in the PDF. Recommended software – Adobe Reader. Click the symbol “Clip” in the Adobe Reader to view attached Mp3 files.