DYLAN B’s – MUSIC ASSIGNMENTS

REGULAR WEEKLY ASSIGNMENTS

TRANSCRIBING (9/23)
Now’s the Time – Lou Donaldson (Art Blakey & Clifford Brown) | Solo Image | YouTube

NEW: ALL MINOR SCALES | LINK
8/4/20 – Natural Minors (2 – octaves) > Next time “full range” > straight 8th note rhythm

SELECTED STUDIES 
—- 8/26/20 —-
NEW: Page 9 & 7
NEW:  Page 6, F Major
— Review:
 Page 4,  A minor >  Tempo: 92 bpm
— Review:  Page 3, Molto Allegro @100bpm
— Review:  Page 2, C Major (6/8) – watch out for articulation & where you are taking breaths. 


VCHB/CBDA/SCSBOA 2021
Adagio  (69bpm) & Allegro (126+bpm) | PDF sheet music 
HONOR BAND SCALES / SET D / PDF
*** Try to play them back to back with only a little pause to take a nice breath of air.
– E major (one octave)
– C major (two octaves)
– Chromatic / two octaves / D to D
LISTEN TO VIOLIN VERSION:
Violin Sonata №6 in E major, Op.1-15
0:53:23 – 1. Adagio
0:55:45 – 2. Allegro  

— Scales – 96
— Take The A Train

JAZZ TRANSCRIPTIONS:
YOUR TRANSCRIPTION:
Dylan B (6th/7th grade) –
Phil Woods | Have You Met Miss Jones | Solo Image


— JAZZ SOLOS TO LEARN / TRANSCRIPTIONS —

  • Learn the solos then play along with the YouTube recordings and slow the orignal track down if you have to. Then try to learn it FAST and match the soloist in speed and “style”
  1. HURRICANE CONNIE | PDF Music | YouTube | With metronome or iReal Pro (Rhythm Changes “Oleo” – Concert Bb)
  2. NEXT SOLO
  3. NEXT SOLO
  4. NEXT SOLO

ALL STATE JAZZ
* Started recording on 8/26/2020!
Swing, Latin & Ballad | click here

ALL STATE CLASSICAL:
Adagio & Allegro:  click here
Chromatic, E Major & C Major


STANFORD JAZZ CAMP

  • STANFORD AUDITION & PLACEMENT: click here
  • STANFORD / MATERIALS FOR EXPERIENCED STUDENTS : click here
  • STANFORD SHEET MUSIC FOR ALTO SAX – AUDITION: click here

 — SO WHAT:  click here
— BLUE BOSSA:  click here

NEW!!! STANFORD > MUSIC THEORY > “PLAYING” THE CHORDS
— Outline your chords going around the Circle of 4ths of 5ths
— Maj 7, Dom 7, Min 7, Min7b5, Dim

 BIG BAND CHARTS