Learn to play your horn through jazz!!! Includes step-by-step instruction and a progression of especially written tunes and exercises designed for the beginning instrumentalist. John guides the beginning improviser/instrumentalist through the jazz and instrumental fundamentals needed to succeed and excel.
Starts with the very basics - fingerings, embuchure, holding the horn correctly, etc - and progresses to fun-to-play musical tunes and etudes. Play along CD makes learning fun and easy to understand. CD also includes a professional soloist demonstrating proper sound and execution of the musical examples in the book.