Advanced Alto Sax Solos - vol. II (Vincent Abato)






Product Code: MMOCD4116
Author: Vincent Abato with Harriet Wingreen
Publisher: Music Minus One
ISBN-13: 978-1-59615-594-7
ISBN-10: 1-59615-594-9
Publisher SKU: MMOCD4116
UPC-A: 77712341165
Instrumentation: Saxophone (alto)

Performed by Vincent Abato, alto saxophone

Accompaniment: Harriet Wingreen, piano

Listen as extraordinary virtuoso Vincent Abato of the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra takes you further into the advanced repertoire with these spectacular sax selections. Listen to his masterful interpretations, examine his performance suggestions, then you step in and make magic with Harriet Wingreen, legendary piano accompanist for the New York Philharmonic. This digitally remastered master class includes slow-tempo practice versions of the Schubert 'L'Abeille' and the Allegro from Rabaud's Solo de Concours.

Includes a high-quality printed music score containing the solo part, annotated with performance suggestions; and a digitally remastered compact disc with complete versions (with soloist) followed by piano accompaniments to each piece, minus the soloist.


L'Abeille (The Bee)
L'Abeille (The Bee) (slow practice version)
Solo de Concours (Moderato-Largo-Allegro)
Solo de Concours: Allegro section (slow practice version)

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.