Five albums of graded pieces providing a wealth of jazz repertoire. Each presents 15 pieces in three lists: blues, standards and contemporary jazz. The head of each piece is set out with characteristic voicings, phrasing and rhythmic patterns. The improvised section gives guideline pitches and left-hand voicings as a practical starting-point.
|ContentsC Jam Blues [Duke Ellington]On-Off Boogie [Tim Richards]Blue Lullaby [Pete Churchill]Good Time Blues [Eddie Harvey]Nowâ€™s the Time [Charlie Parker]Softly as in a Morning Sunrise [Sigmund Romberg]St. Thomas [Sonny Rollins]Contemplation [McCoy Tyner]Moaninâ€™ [Bobby Timmons]The Big Noise from Winnetka [Bob Haggart / Ray Bauduc]Beckyâ€™s Song [Martin Speake]Swing it and C [Michael Garrick]The Firefly [Nikki Iles]The Orchard [Pete Churchill]Hard Science [Phil Peskett]|