SOLOMON’S MUSIC ASSIGNMENTS

Wednesdays from 7-8pm (MTN time)


REAL BOOK MELODIES

  • Jan 6 > Ceora

LESSON OVERVIEW 

  • Along Came Betty | PDF | AUDIO | DRUMS ONLY PRACTICE TRACK
  • JAZZ TRANSCRIPTION | EASY TO LOVE, Chad Lefkowitz Brown | PDF | YouTube
  • ALL minor scales – 1 octave
  • Klose (see below) to maintain embouchure stamina
  • Major Scales Full 

ALL IMPORTANT SCALES
CHROMATIC SCALE
ALL Major Scales / Circle of Fifths
ALL Minor Scales / LINK

MINOR SCALES PDF
Jan 6 > Natural Minors | 2 octaves
— Harmonic Minor | 2 Octaves
— Melodic Minor | 1 octave

SAXOPHONE ETUDES
KLOSE:
— Jan 6 > Page 12, #10
REVIEW THESE:
— Page 14, #12
— Page 11, #9
— Page 10, #8
— RANDOM NUMBER GENERATOR TO CHOOSE AN EXERCISE > LINK

JAZZ A ASSIGNMENT | HACKETT
Bb Blues Exercises | PDF
Along Came Betty | PDF Audio YouTube  
Avenue 88 B | PDF | Audio 

AGOURA HIGH SCHOOL | “JAZZ A” – SUMMER STUDY
— TRANSCRIBING “All Clean”  from The Meeting / Dexter Gordon / YouTube / Solomon, All Clean, Dexter Gordon
  — Learn 2-3 choruses of a of F Blues or Bb Blues  solo that you either transcribed or used a transcription to learn.
  — Be able to play it along with the recording.
  — Join the Jazz A Remind: https://www.remind.com/join/jazzyahs

JAZZ TRANSCRIPTIONS


CLARINET ASSIGNMENTS

  1. KLOSE > Choose an exercise | RANDOM NUMBER GENERATOR > LINK
  2. CHROMATIC SCALE  | *You can use a fingering chart > LINK
  3. MAJOR SCALES > LINK
  4. BOOK “Pares Scales” (ordered in Feb) > Page 2 > C major

Jazz Audition for Mtn Vista HS (Dec 2020)