ABRSM Jazz Clarinet Tunes Grade 1




15 tunes that reflect the breadth and diversity of jazz, from the great African-American tradition to the vibrant and multicultural sounds of jazz today, with arrangements that are carefully researched and designed to accommodate teacher and pupil alike. An approach that encourages playing by ear. Includes ‘Minus-one’ rhythm-section tracks and full performances recorded by top jazz musicians. Written-out piano score and sections for improvised solos, with notated guideline pitches to get you started: the CD includes full performances & backing tracks. Background information including suggestions for further listening. Set for current ABRSM Jazz Clarinet Grade 1 examination.

After Supper - Hefti, Neal

Awa – Dixon, Iain

Blues Backstage - Foster, Frank

Down by the Riverside – Trad. Spiritual

First Moves - Rollins, Sonny

Full Up - Dodd, Clement & Lyn, Robert

Is You Is, Or Is You Ain't (Ma' Baby)? - Jordan

Jumpin' at the Woodside - Basie

Li'l Darlin' - Hefti, Neal

Mack the Knife [Threepenny Opera, The] - Weill

Ran Kan Kan - Puente

St. James’ Infirmary - Primrose, Joe

Steppin' Out - Iles, Nikki

Tokyo Blues, The - Silver, Horace

When the Saints Go Marchin' In – Trad. Spiritual