Loading

FJH Logo
Teaching the World to Play

Play Jazz

A Beginner's Guide to Creating Great Solos
Ryan Fraley and Josh Weirich

An attractive first introduction to the art of improvised jazz. Simple strategies are provided for young musicians to experience success learning to perform blues, swing, Latin, and rock music, all delivered in a stylish comic book format. Featuring online play-along tracks, four flexible band charts in contrasting styles, transcribed demonstration solos, and a limited number of scales to learn. Through exercises geared to foster confidence, increase vocabulary, set historical context, and introduce multiple styles of improvisation, your students will be excited to “Play Jazz.”

Additional Resources
  Brochure
  Downloads
HX104FL
Flute / Oboe
HX104FL / 10.00
  Add to Wishlist
HX104CL
Clarinet
HX104CL / 10.00
  Add to Wishlist
HX104BCL
Bass Clarinet
HX104BCL / 10.00
  Add to Wishlist
HX104ASX
Alto Sax
HX104ASX / 10.00
  Add to Wishlist
HX104TSX
Tenor Sax
HX104TSX / 10.00
  Add to Wishlist
HX104BSX
Bari Sax
HX104BSX / 10.00
  Add to Wishlist
HX104TPT
Trumpet
HX104TPT / 10.00
  Add to Wishlist
HX104HN
Horn
HX104HN / 10.00
  Add to Wishlist
HX104TBN
Trombone
HX104TBN / 10.00
  Add to Wishlist
HX104BTC
Baritone T.C.
HX104BTC / 10.00
  Add to Wishlist
HX104TBA
Tuba
HX104TBA / 10.00
  Add to Wishlist
HX104GTR
Guitar
HX104GTR / 10.00
  Add to Wishlist
HX104PNO
Piano
HX104PNO / 10.00
  Add to Wishlist
HX104BS
Bass
HX104BS / 10.00
  Add to Wishlist
HX104DR
Drum Set
HX104DR / 10.00
  Add to Wishlist
HX104SC
Score
HX104SC / 16.00
  Add to Wishlist

Included Full Band Charts:
Brandt’s Blues
So There
Segundo Modo
Gneiss