Music On The Move
Play Clarinet with Andy Firth Vol. 2
Lively pieces in jazz, latin, funk, blues, ragtime and rock styles by the multifaceted clarinet virtuoso Andy Firth. Fun, catchy and idiomatically written to support technical development and learning, these pieces will help practise tricky fingerings, commonly used in 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 Andy or you can make your own performance with top-quality backing tracks. 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 theworld's leading jazz and blues musicians including B.B. King, Wynton Ma rsalis, the Kenny Ball Jazz Band as well with chamber ensembles and symphony orchestras. In 2006 he was awarded Australias Jazz Instrumentalist Performer of the Year. Intermediate to advanced level.
Clarinet / Grade 4 / List C
- Mumbo-jumbo or Topsy-turvy from Play clarinet with Andy Firth Book 2
Clarinet / Grade 6 / List C
- From Play clarinet with Andy Firth Book 2, any one of: The penguin rag, Summer in Sydney, Hey! Mr mango man.
Saxophone for Leisure / Certificate of Performance / Bb soprano/tenor saxophone
- Penguin Rag from Play Clarinet with Andy Firth Book 2
Saxophone for Leisure / Grade 8 / Bb soprano/tenor saxophone
- No More Lonely Nights from Play Clarinet with Andy Firth Book 2
- You and Me Baby from Play Clarient with Andy Firth Book 2