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Carl Strommen: The Contemporary Chorus - A Guide for the Jazz / Rock Choir



What is a Vocal Jazz Ensemble


Stylistic Elements-Harmony


Stylistic Elements-Rhythm


The Rhythm Section


The Vocal Ensemble with the Jazz Band


The Set Up and Sound System


The Rehearsal


Improvisation


Publishers, Composers/Arrangers and You


Perfectionist Carmen McRae by Harvey Siders the Backup Singers


High Reward for a Privileged Few by Don Heckman

A complete guide for the jazz and swing director, covering topics such as Defining your Vocal Jazz Ensemble, The Rhythm Section, The Vocal Ensemble with the Jazz Band, The Set Up and Sound System, Rehearsal and Improvisation. Carl Strommen's contributions to jazz band and vocal music make him one of the most performed composer/arrangers, nationally and internationally. His music is heard regularly in concert settings, television, and film. Mr. Strommen is in constant demand as a clinician and commission writer. His prolific and varied output has consistently earned him the annual ASCAP Standard Writers Award.

Item code: 6528B | Book | $7.95 |add item to cart
Vocal Jazz  | 125 Pages | Softcover | 6 x 9
038081036595 | 00-1948

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