First Jazz Performance (Mallets & Auxiliary Percussion)

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Dean Sorenson

General Info

Date of Published: 25/04/2007
Publisher: Neil A. Kjos Music Company
Series: Standard of Excellence Jazz Ensemble Method
Difficulty: Elementary
Cost: $8.95

Instrumentation

Glockenspiel / Xylophone / Vibraphone / Marimba
Auxiliary Percussion

Highlights

- TEN full charts in Rock, Latin, and Swing styles.
- RHYTHM STUDIES help players learn the rhythms used in each piece through clapping.
- UNISON SOLOS introduce young students to jazz soloing without requiring them to improvise.
- IMPROVISATION STARTERS included in the Director Score can be photocopied for students ready to improvise.
- STUDENT BOOKS include access to FREE Downloads of full length recordings of each chart; rhythm and solo study accompaniment grooves and improvisation starter sheets.

Description

First Jazz Performance is modeled after the First Performance series by Bruce Pearson and Barrie Gott. It is a collection of ten grade ½ jazz charts, but with the addition of optional concert band instrumentation. This highly versatile and flexible book will encourage and support students in their first explorations of jazz style and performance, whether in a jazz ensemble or a concert band setting.

Books for Percussion by this Author

Jazz Combo Session (Drums & Vibes)
First Place for Jazz (Auxiliary Percussion)
First Place for Jazz (Drums)
First Place for Jazz (Vibes)
First Jazz Performance (Drums)
First Jazz Performance (Mallets & Auxiliary Percussion)

Co-author Books

Standard of Excellence Jazz Ensemble Method (Drums)
Standard of Excellence Jazz Ensemble Method (Vibes & Auxiliary Percussion)
Standard of Excellence ADVANCED Jazz Ensemble Method (Drums)
Standard of Excellence ADVANCED Jazz Ensemble Method (Vibes & Auxiliary Percussion)
Festival Ensembles Book 1 (Mallet Percussion)
Festival Ensembles Book 1 (Drums, Timpani & Auxiliary Percussion)
Festival Ensembles Book 2 (Mallet Percussion)
Festival Ensembles Book 2 (Drums, Timpani & Auxiliary Percussion)

Reference