PAIGE’s MUSIC ASSIGNMENTS

PAIGE’S MUSIC ASSIGNMENTS

* All text in blue are “links” to music, videos or other online materials


TENOR SAXOPHONE                                   

 

TRANSCRIPTIONS

  • AHS Assignment (10/18/20) – Scott Hamilton “Lullaby of Birdland” | YouTube | Solo Image
  • 9/22/19YouTube: Dexter Gordon  “The Meeting / ALL CLEAN” with Jackie McLean | Tenor Solo Image

WARM-UP | KLOSE – 25 DAILY STUDIES
JULY:  #18 > LEARN, POLISH & PERFORM as if for an audition!
Metronome = 120 (slower on difficult sections)
——– Dotted quarter = 1 beat (3 subdivisions).
MAY:  Exercise #17 > REVIEW!

WARM-UP | MINOR SCALES | PDF
7/21 – Harmonic Minor | 2 Octaves | ** Scales & Modes on A, D & G
7/14 – Natural Minors | 2 octaves
8/23 – Melodic Minor | 1 octave

STUDIO GOLD | PERFORMANCE SONGS

SEPT 13 > “Anything More” | PDF | AUDIO

1. THERE WILL NEVER BE ANOTHER YOU | HANK MOBLEY  | TEMPO =  140
PDF SOLO
YouTube | Another YouTube
— MP3 BACKING TRACK
> CLICK HERE!
— Video yourself playing the solo to iReal Pro.  With or without the music.

2. BLOWIN’ FOR DOOTSIE  (Concert Eb Blues) | Tempo + _______
PDF Solo
YouTube
— Example track, slower > LINK
— iReal Pro Backing Track at 150bpm > LINK

3. APPLE JUMP / DEXTER GORDON
PDF Solo
YouTube > LINK

— Play with iRealPro backing track @132 > TRACK LINK

PRACTICAL STUDIES / SCALES & SIGHTREADING
    — Pages #1 & #2 @92bpm (5.31.20)
    — Page 23 – Scales & Thirds – #1 >> Articulations (see the bottom of page 29): a & b
    — Page 30 – Major Arepeggios > C, G & F Major (first 3)

SCALES & MODES
— Start out by playing the scale full range like AHS requests
— Play all modes based on each tone of the scale.
 — Play all chords based on each tone of the scale. 1357, 7531. Start on the lowest “root note” or “one chord”
— Check your boxes

IMPROV

  • Work / Jam on your blues everyday. Concert keys:  Bb, F, C

Bb CLARINET                         _________

MELODIOUS & PROGRESSIVE STUDIES / NEW EDITION
— Page 1, Review: A minor | 58 bpm
— Page 2, Preview: G major & E minor  / try written tempos.

12 MAJOR SCALES FULL RANGE
— Follow the Circle of Fifths
— PLAY every other scale every other day — OR “power through” all 12 and you’ll get faster at it!

MOZART CLARINET CONCERTO  – PDF MUSIC
— AHS Audition Music for 2021

— PARES SCALES 

SHEET MUSIC FOR CLARINET
— CLARINET FINGERING CHART | PDF
— 12 MAJOR SCALES FOR CLARINET
PDF

MINOR SCALES FOR CLARINET | LINK

  • 10/4 – Natural Minors > 2-3 octaves (Left off at C# minor) > F# to G minor: One octave.

AHS FALL 2020 AUDITION (CHAIR PLACEMENT):
WTAMU Band Camp JH Odd Year – All