CD recording of 15 tunes reflecting the breadth and diversity of jazz, from New Orleans to contemporary. Includes full performances, including solos, by leading jazz trombonists and backing-tracks that have the swing of a live rhythm-section. The backing-tracks may be used as accompaniment in ABRSM exams. Also includes selected scales and sample aural tests and quick studies for help in preparation for the Level/Grade 5 exam.
Blue 'n' Boogie [Dizzy Gillespie / Frank Paparelli] ; Blues March [Benny Golson] ; Flood Warning [Mark Nightingale] ; Red Top [Lionel Hampton / Ken Kynard] ; Sugar [Stanley Turrentine] ; Diga Diga Doo [Dorothy Fields / Jimmy McHugh] ; Limehouse Blues [Philip Braham] ; Mood Indigo [Duke Ellington / Barney Bigard / Irving Mills] ; Nutty [Theolonius Monk] ; Stars Fell on Alabama [Frank Perkins / Mitchell Parish] ; Greens [Huw Warren] ; Introduction To No Particular Song [Kenny Wheeler] ; Saturday Night In The Cosmos [Frank Dean / Don Pullen] ; Samba Dancer, The [Paul Jayasinha] ; To Dudu [Annie Whitehead]