Gordon Goodwin’s Big Phat Band Play-Alongs are the very best opportunity to sit down in with outstanding players from the Big Phat Band with the intention to measure and fortify your ability. Learn volumes of information about style, phrasing, tone, dynamics, technique, articulation, playing in time, Latin grooves, and various swing styles as you play along and listen to the players in the Phat Band. Performance tips and suggestions from the Big Phat Band’s lead players and Gordon himself are included in each book. The Alto and Tenor Sax books include tips from Bernie Dresel, one of the vital superb and well-rounded drummers on the scene today. The horn solos have been kept intact on the accompanying CD so you’ll learn how to play off of the soloist.
Titles: Swingin’ for the Fences * La Almeja Pequena * Hunting Wabbits * Whodunnit * Count Bubbas Revenge * Get in Line * Horn of Puente * The Jazz Police * High Maintenance * Cut ‘n Run. This title is to be had in SmartMusic.
Format: Book & CD
Titles are: Swingin’ for the Fences * La Almeja Pequena * Hunting Wabbits * Whodunnit? * Count Bubbas Revenge * Get in Line * Horn of Puente * The Jazz Police * High Maintenance * Cut ‘n Run.
If you are seeking a challenging and lively set of sheet music to expand your drumming chops, Gordon Goodwin’s Big Phat Band Play Along Series by Alfred could be just the ticket