Intermediate/advanced level. This set contains the essence of modern music and is considered by most musicians to be some of the most important music of this century. Bebop is the music of the future! Ten Charlie Parker songs that truly represent the Bebop Era. This is truly a bebop rhythm section and they make the songs sing! This is a tremendous way to learn ten songs by the master musician, Charlie Parker. The songs have all become well known jazz standards that are essential for every jazz player to know. There are blues, "Rhythm" changes, alternating latin/swing, fast, and standard 32 bar songs in this outstanding collection. Learn from the master!
RELATED PUBLICATIONS: "Ron Carter Bass Lines" and "20 Authentic Bebop Solos."
The recorded back-up rhythm section is Kenny Barron, piano; Ron Carter, bass; and Ben Riley, drums.
Now's The Time
Scrapple From The Apple
Thriving From A Riff
My Little Suede Shoes