DYLAN B – MUSIC ASSIGNMENTS

REGULAR WEEKLY ASSIGNMENTS

  • 2021-22 > CRESTON SONATA > PDF

  • HONOR JAZZ > STELLA BY STARLIGHT > YouTube

  • AUGUST 2021
    • LISTEN TO JAZZ24.ORG > LISTEN LINK > AS MUCH AS POSSIBLE
    • FLUTE > ESSENTIAL ELEMENTS PLAY ALONG > LINK
    • SELECTED STUDIES > PAGES 10 & 11
    • GORDON GOODWIND DUETS > JAZZ POLICE & LATIN TUNE
    • JAZZ TRANSCRIPTION >> Transcribing Cannonball’s version of Oleo | PDF | YouTube
      • Honor Jazz Etudes
          • Improv (keep an eye out for selection)
      • Honor Concert Selection
          • Concert Scales
  • NEW > ALL MINOR SCALES | LINK
    • 4/8/21 – Harmonic Minors
    • 8/4/20 – Natural Minors
    • 3/31/21 – Melodic Minors


HONOR BAND > JAZZ ETUDES, HIGH SCHOOL, SET A

HONOR BAND > ALTO SAXOPHONE | HIGH SCHOOL

  • SCALES: ALL SAXOPHONE HS SCALES, SET A | PDF
  • Tableaux de Provence, Maurice | PDF
      • I. 5 bars after through 3 bars after 6
      • II. Beginning through 1 before [2]
      • III. Beginning through [4]

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”
  • 9/23/20 – Now’s the Time – Lou Donaldson (Art Blakey & Clifford Brown) | Solo Image | YouTube
  • Dylan B (6th/7th grade) – Phil Woods | Have You Met Miss Jones | Solo Image
  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

SELECTED STUDIES

  • Page 9 > Warm-up
  • Page 8 > NEW > D minor > Multiple tempos >  8th=92, 120, 140, 160, 180, 200 > metronome.online

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

SCALES: MAJOR, MINOR, CHROMATIC & MODES

    • COMPLETE CHROMATIC SCALE | PDF
    • MAJOR SCALE EXERCISES
        • Circle of Fifths | PDF
        • Two Octave Scales | PDF
        • Grand Master Scales | PDF
    • ALL MINOR SCALES | PDF
        • Natural Minor
        • Harmonic Minor
        • Melodic Minor
    • SCALES/MODES & CHORDS | PDF