About this book
Play Saxophone with Andy Firth is an innovative collection of pieces in jazz, popular, ragtime and Latin styles for intermediate-level saxophonists. Written by a leading saxophone performer and educator, these idiomatic pieces are designed to help students practise tricky fingerings, commonly-used melodic and scalic passages, as well as giving confidence to play in many different styles.
Each book comes with a CD featuring dazzling performances by the composer, together with backing tracks to play along with.
- Book 1: easy to intermediate level
- Book 2: intermediate to advanced level
About Andy Firth:
Andy Firth is not only one of the world’s finest clarinet and saxophone players, but is also a gifted composer and dedicated educator. He is equally at home in popular and classical music, and has performed with many of the world’s leading jazz and blues musicians.
Book 2 Contents:
- Jumbo Jive
- Topsy Turvy
- Big Belly Blues
- City Heat
- No More Lonely Nights (AMEB Alto/Bari Sax For Leisure Gr 8)
- You And Me Baby! (AMEB Alto/Bari Sax Gr 7 List D; Alto/Bari Sax For Leisure Gr 8)
- Broken Promises (AMEB Alto/Bari Sax Gr 5 List C)
- The Penguin Rag
- Summer in Sydney (AMEB Alto/Bari Sax Gr 7 List D)
- Dear Mr. Gershwin
- Hey! Mr. Mango Man