Livestream JAZZ Class THURSDAYS 3pm EDT
These are the songs that we will be practicing during our YouTube Livestream Jazz Practice. Click on your instrument to download your sheet music!
THE CHILLY PENGUIN
LISTENING TO JAZZ
If you want to get good at jazz, you have to LISTEN to the greats! Great jazz musicians have spent hours listening and absorbing the style, rhythms, and vocabulary of the jazz language.
Can you name 5 great musicians in the history of jazz?
Do you have a favorite jazz album?
Check out this great blog post about the greatest jazz recordings of all time: https://www.jazz.org/blog/10-essential-jazz-albums/
ROOT BLUES by Wynton Marsalis
Flute, Oboe, Guitar, Mallets
Trumpet 1, Clarinet 1, Tenor Sax, Baritone TC
Trumpet 2, Clarinet 2
Alto Sax, Bari Sax
Trombone, Euphonium, Bassoon
Use this track to practice playing Root Blues. Play the melody, and then practice your improvisation!