Beginning Alto Sax Solos, vol. II (Vincent Abato)
Saxophone master Vincent Abato of the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra demonstrates these beginning-level pieces on alto saxophone; then you step in and take his place, learning valuable basic techniques used by this virtuoso. Includes a high-quality printed music score containing the solo part, annotated with performance suggestions; and a compact disc with complete versions (with soloist) followed by piano accompaniments to each piece, minus the soloist. ALBUM CONTENTS: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus; transcr. Voxman, Himie - Serenade No. 7 in D major, 'Haffner,' KV250 (KV248b): Minuet
Borodin, Alexander; arr. Walters, Harold L. - Prince Igor: Polovetsian Dance
Tenaglia, Antonio Francesco; arr. Maganini, Quinto - Aria Antica
Ravel, Maurice; arr. Walters, Harold L. - Pavane pour une Infante Defunte
Young, Gordon - Contempora Suite: III. Saraband
Young, Gordon - Contempora Suite: IV. Gigue If a soloist is heard on the demonstration audio clip, a complete reference version is also on the included CD, along with the separate background music for your play-along usage.