BRANDON’S MUSIC ASSIGNMENT

SPOTLIGHT COMPETITION

JAZZ STUDIES

LESSON OVERVIEW

  • KLOSE > STRENGTH & EMBOUCHURE BUILDING:
  • CHROMATIC SCALE > HS HONOR BAND >  3 NOTE SLUR WITH PAUSE  | PDF
  • SCALES & MODES > USE CHART
  • SCALES > PDF > MAJOR & CHROMATIC SCALES “FULL RANGE“:  Aim for all in one breath. One long slur. Fermata on the last note.
  • CLARINET STUDIES > ESSENTIAL ELEMENTS (PDF) & RUBANK (PDF)

HONOR BAND JAZZ AUDITION MUSIC > PDF

      • Saxophone Solo by Phil Woods “Shaw Nuff” | PDF | YouTube
          • June 8 > Adding from measure #19 to the first note in measure #27.
          • May 25 > Learn up to measure 19
      • JAZZ B > The Last Lap | PDF | YouTube | SOLO

SCALES: MAJOR, MINOR, CHROMATIC & MODES

    • COMPLETE CHROMATIC SCALE | PDF
    • MAJOR SCALE EXERCISES
        • Circle of Fifths | PDF
        • Two Octave Major Scales | PDF
        • Grand Master Scales | PDF
    • ALL MINOR SCALES | PDF
        • Natural Minor
        • Harmonic Minor
        • Melodic Minor
    • FINGERING CHART | PDF

SAXOPHONE MATERIALS & OTHER MUSICAL INFORMATION:

  • BLUES SCALES IN ALL KEYS > PDF
  • FINGERING CHART | PDF

2022/23 AGOURA HS AUDITION > STUDIO & WIND HONORS

  • HONOR BAND SCALES / SET B / Eb Maj/C Mel & B Maj/G# Mel & Chromatic Scales
  • Play a blues in any key
  • Standard to be announced
  • PREPARE TWO CHORUSES OF A Bb BLUES SOLO ON TENOR MADNESS > SHEET MUSIC


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