The Saxophone: New Orleans, Chicago, New York


Essential to the knowledge of the saxophone, from the early days in New Orleans to its climax in Chicago and New York. You will found in this book the great standards, with samples of improvisations in the style of the most famous saxophonists: Sidney Bechet, Coleman Hawkins, Bud Freeman, Johnny Hodges, Benny Carter, Ben Webster, Lester Young, Dexter Gordon.
The basics elements for the interpretation of jazz are also exposed.
Topics: Crazy Blues– Maple Leaf Rag – Nigger blues – Turn Around – New Stranger Blues – Beale Street Blues - Down Hearted Blues – Biggy Blues - Royal Garden Blues – Bugle Call Rag – Frankie and Johnny - I'm on the Way.

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1erecouvsouleu 1After "The Plume of Roseau", "The Island of Gold" and "The Soul of the Earth", Michel Pellegrino comes back to the Provençal language, in the line of his previous recordings: "Pelegrin", "La Fouant de Vido", "Canta" and "Jazzin'Oc".
This new opus presents 12 titles all in Provençal language with their translation in opposite, with reproductions of ink drawings made with the "Canne de Provence", the cane magnify the beauty of the shores and the landscapes of Provence.
Saxophones, clarinets, galoubets, accordion, guitar, piano, percussion, all the instruments mingle with the voice, and magnify the music of the provençal language.

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