PRODUCT PEEK 2: 52 Melodic Etudes-Book 1
52 Melodic Etudes (books 1, 2 and 3) have been written for students and players that like a variety of musical styles when practising studies and developing techniques.
The books range from beginner, intermediate to advanced levels which make up the 52 etudes over the three books.
BOOK 1: Beginner Level
Etudes: 1: Show Time. 2: Daffodils. 3: Windmills. 4: The Big Parade. 5: March to Glory. 6: Rev it Up! 7: Soaring. 8: Mission Improbable. 9: Who Knows? 10: Triple Trouble. 11: Swingin’ on a Saturday Night. 12: Mozart Goes to the Bahamas. 13: Gershwin Goes to Birdland. 14: The Golden Spinning Wheel. 15: Down Time. 16: Ups & Down. 17: Blue Waltz. 18: Maybe This Time.
This level explores the basic technical and tonal challenges that most beginner players face when learning to play the clarinet, saxophone or flute.
Areas of focus:
Crossing the break into upper registers, articulations, basic syncopation, dynamics, smooth finger technique.
Classical, Swing, Ragtime, Blues, Rock, Funk, Latin, Tango, Hip Hop, Be Bop, light Pop, Easy listening, and Adult contemporary
Demo video of some of the etudes: