Play Saxophone with Andy Firth – Book 1

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Play Saxophone with Andy Firth – Book 1

$45.95

5 in stock

Play Saxophone with Andy Firth is an innovative collection of pieces in jazz, popular, ragtime and Latin styles for intermediate-level saxophonists. Written by a leading saxophone performer and educator, these idiomatic pieces are designed to help students practise tricky fingerings, commonly-used melodic and scalic passages, as well as giving confidence to play in many different styles.

Each book comes with a CD featuring dazzling performances by the composer, together with backing tracks to play along with.

5 in stock

Description

Play Saxophone with Andy Firth is an innovative collection of pieces in jazz, popular, ragtime and Latin styles for intermediate-level saxophonists. Written by a leading saxophone performer and educator, these idiomatic pieces are designed to help students practise tricky fingerings, commonly-used melodic and scalic passages, as well as giving confidence to play in many different styles.

Each book comes with a CD featuring dazzling performances by the composer, together with backing tracks to play along with.

Available Books:

  • Book 1: easy to intermediate level
  • Book 2: intermediate to advanced level

About Andy Firth:

Andy Firth is not only one of the world’s finest clarinet and saxophone players, but is also a gifted composer and dedicated educator. He is equally at home in popular and classical music, and has performed with many of the world’s leading jazz and blues musicians.

Book 1 Contents:

  • The Bullfrog Bounce
  • Just 3-4 Now (AMEB Alto/Bari Saxophone Grade 2 List C)
  • Shaken, Not Stirred (AMEB Alto/Bari Saxophone Grade 2 List C)
  • Waltz for Sarah
  • Latin Sunset (AMEB Alto/Bari Saxophone Grade 1 List C)
  • Swing Holiday
  • New Orleans Parade
  • Swing Thing! (AMEB Alto/Bari Saxophone Grade 3 List C)
  • Smiles
  • Hippety-hoppety
  • Pitter-patter
  • Glass Slipper Waltz (AMEB Alto/Bari Saxophone Grade 1 List C)
  • Teach Me to Mambo (AMEB Alto/Bari Saxophone Grade 4 List C)
  • C-U-in-York
  • I’ll Be There
  • Super Sleuth (AMEB Alto/Bari Saxophone Grade 4 List C)

Additional information

Weight220 g
Dimensions310 × 235 × 15 mm