Jamey Aebersold – Jazz Play-A-Long: Volume 61 – 65
Aug 09 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 61 – Burnin’!!! Up Tempo Jazz Standards. Advanced. Only for the brave! Find out how good you really are when tempos reach 340 beats per minute! Songs are typically played at “break neck” speed on popular jazz recordings, club dates, and jam sessions. A much requested set that is sure to fill a void in this series. You’ve heard stories of jazz masters who used to play “Cherokee” in all 12 keys…now see what it’s like for yourself. If you cut it at this tempo, you’re ready for anything!
Volume 62 – Wes Montgomery. Intermediate/Advanced. 11 groovin’ jazz masterpieces from the legendary Wes Montgomery and accompanied by a swingin’ rhythm section in the style of his popular band. Wes’ natural and effortless style is evident in each one of these soulful standards. Great fun for all musicians and wonderful additions to your song list for any gig.
Volume 63 – Tom Harrell. Intermediate/Advanced. Tom has earned the reputation of one of New York’s finest jazz trumpet players and is quickly becoming known for the refreshing style of composition. Here we have 12 of Tom’s hand picked favorites representing a wide range of different styles and grooves. All are a unique blend of contemporary composition with deep roots in tradition. Destined to become bandstand favorites!
Volume 64 – Salsa, Latin Jazz. Intermediate/Advanced. Finally, an authentic collection of Salsa/ Latin favorites. Complete with syncopations, voicings, and bass figures guaranteed to make you play in whole new ways and expand your musical awareness. There is no drum set on this recording! The percussion is purely Latin/American and the rhythm section is tight! This is like no other Play-A-Long in the series!
Volume 65 – Four & More. Play-a-long With B3 Organ! Intermediate. More high energy, finger poppin’ favorites from the Hammond B-3 Organ of Hank Marr. Here, Hank and Steve come together again, swingin’ from note one and make each song a real thrill to play. Many of these standards are as well known as you’ll ever find. Increase your jazz repertoire and have a blast in the process. Slower learning tempos throughout.
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