Team Woodwind is firmly established as a leading series of woodwind tutors. Team Woodwind: Alto Saxophone presents a flexible course which can be tailored to suit each student, ideal for individual, group and class tuition - including the ABRSM music medals - and contains plenty of carefully graded music in a wide range of styles, from Baroque and Classical eras to film, folk, jazz and Latin American.
The series encourages ensemble playing with varied repertoire and develops instrument-related aural skills, improvisation and composition. Included are scales and arpeggios and a CD comprising of over 70 backing tracks to make every student feel like a star performer. Team Woodwind is available for Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, Bassoon, Alto Saxophone and Tenor Saxophone all of which are compatible. There is also a separate book of Piano Accompaniments/Score.
All of the books in the series are fully integrated allowing students using Team Woodwind to play in ensembles with students using Team Brass and Team Strings.
Tuning note; As and Bs; Acapulco Bay; Allegretto; Amazing grace; Au clair de la lune; Auld lang syne; Away in a manger; Barcarolle; Blowin' in the wind; Blue monk; Caribbean dance; Coventry carol; Deck the halls; Don't be late; Edelweiss; Elegy; Flowing; G, A and B march; German tune; Go and tell Aunt Rhody; God save the Queen; Good King Wenceslas; I saw three ships; In the mood; Jazz improvisation 1 - 3 times through; Jazz improvisation 2 - 3 times through; Jazz improvisation 3 - Once only; Jazz improvisation 4 -3 times through; John Brown's body; Joy to the world; Lasst uns erfreuen; Les ballons; Little donkey; Love me tender; Lullaby; Merrily we roll along; Michael row the boat ashore; Mood indigo; Moonlight serenade; Morning; Morning has broken; New World symphony; O little town of Bethlehem; Ode to joy; Old Liza Jane; One man and another dog; One man and his dog; Over the rainbow; Pattern; Regal fanfare; Rigaudon; Romance; Say `goodbye'; Simply blue; Sing Hosanna; Skip to my Lou; Sleigh ride; Slow waltz; Sort 'em out; `Star Wars' main theme; The first Nowell; The old hundredth; The swinger; Tricky tune; Twinkle, twinkle little star; Unto us a boy is born; Victorian ballad; Waiting; Walking; Welsh tune; West Indian carnival; What a wonderful world; When I first came to this land; When Johnny comes marching home; Wiegenlied; Yankee doodle; Yo heave ho!