Jazz Scores and Analysis, Vol. 2: Strings and Other Things

Jazz Scores and Analysis, Vol. 2: Strings and Other Things

Series: Consumer/Jazz Publisher: Sher Music Format: Softcover Author: Richard Lawn

Following the great critical success of Jazz Scores and Analysis, Vol. 1, Richard Lawn has created another masterpiece: Jazz Scores and Analysis, Vol. 2: Strings and Other Things. As the title suggests, Vol. 2 includes:

• Orchestral jazz writing with strings, by masters of the artform: Eddie Sauter, Oliver Nelson, Pat Williams, Claus Ogerman, Jeff Beal, Chris Potter, Vince Mendoza, Chuck Owen, Miho Hazama, Tim Garland

• Annotated full scores

• Analysis of each score

• Online access to interviews with each living composer

• 9x12, 438 pages!

These scores all feature great string writing, along with more normal jazz orchestral instrumentation. Among the many highlights of this book is a previously-unknown and available score of Oliver Nelson's Piece for Studio Orchestra and Soloist, and an Eddie Sauter composition from Stan Getz's classic Focus album.

$45.00 (US) Inventory #HL 00839423 ISBN: 9780991077366 UPC: 196288088578 Width: 9.25" Length: 12.0" 456 pages

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