Code: OUP339232

Stephen: Alto Saxophone Globetrotters (Eb edition) + CD

£11.50
  • 6 in stock

Set on: ABRSM (Alto/Baritone) Saxophone Syllabus (from 2014) Grades 1-4

for Saxophone Solo (+ backing tracks) or Saxophone and Piano. Piano accompaniments are available to print, from PDF files contained on the CD.

  • 12 fun pieces in styles from around the world, including bossa nova, klezmer, township jazz, Brazilian, Bulgarian, and Greek
  • Suitable for young saxophonists everywhere (2+ years' playing experience/around Grade 2-4 standard)
  • Fascinating background information and tailored warm-ups for every piece
  • Includes saxophone accompaniments for a teacher or more experienced pupil, and piano accompaniments with guitar chords as PDFs
  • CD with performances and backings for every piece, recorded by renowned world-music performers
  • Demonstration videos, performance advice, and additional information about the styles of music at www.globetrotters-music.co.uk
Saxophone Globetrotters brings together 12 toe-tapping original tunes in styles from around the world - from Arabic to Chinese and from klezmer to the Cuban cha-cha-cha- for the budding saxophonist. This unique book presents a kaleidoscope of musical traditions, with supporting background information and backing tracks that capture each sound-world. To help with technique and interpretation, every piece includes tailored warm-ups and stylistic tips from the author. With options for saxophone or piano accompaniment, and an inspirational CD, Saxophone Globetrotters is the ultimate resource for aspiring musicians looking to go travellin'...

Contents:

Guanabara Bay

Greenmarket Square

A Nacht in Nyu York

Havana Cha-cha-cha

Cairo Cradle Song

Bourbon Street Stomp

Shanghai Richshaw Ride

Bulgarian Gallop

Acropolis Dance

Rode de Choro

Breton Mariner's Song

Transylvanian Stick Dance

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