/Type /Page /Resources << 4 0 obj https://marinamusic.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/04/S8000.mp3. Explain exactly why you liked or disliked the product. He was the arbiter of the big-band swing sound and his unique style of fusing blues and jazz established swing as a predominant music style. Be respectful of artists, readers, and your fellow reviewers. Tell a friend (or remind yourself) about this product. endobj The Jazz Archive at Duke University. [1] Foster collaborated frequently with Count Basie and worked as a bandleader from the early 1950s. Basie´s Blues is a rousing medium tempo big band chart which also functions as a Basie-style piano feature. Leave it blank if you wish to appear as "Anonymous". [6], Foster became a great supporter of The Jazz Foundation of America in their mission to save the homes and the lives of America's elderly jazz and blues musicians including musicians who survived Hurricane Katrina. %���� /Type /Pages [1] Foster contributed both arrangements and original compositions to Count Basie's band including the standard "Shiny Stockings",[1] and other popular songs such as "Down for the Count", "Blues Backstage", "Back to the Apple", "Discommotion", and "Blues in Hoss Flat", as well as arrangements for the entire Easin' It album. endobj It proves conclusively that … If you have any suggestions or comments on the guidelines, please email us. Your video is in XX format and is playable on most pre-installed video players. << • Offer ends at 11:59pm PDT on November 14, 2020. Arranger Russell Schmidt has crafted a unique three-horn harmonization (+ optional flute and clarinet) of the main theme, giving this piece a very distinctive sound. [1] While leading the Basie Orchestra, Foster received two Grammy Awards: first for his big-band arrangement of the Diane Schuur composition "Deedles' Blues" (Best Arrangement Accompanying a Vocal, Jazz category, 1987), and second for his arrangement of guitarist/vocalist George Benson's composition "Basie's Bag" (Best Big Band Instrumental, Jazz category, 1988).[3]. stream Get emails about new releases and special discounts! In 1949, after attending Wilberforce University, where he played in the dance band, Foster moved to Detroit, where he began his professional career with local bands. Score and Parts  After continuing to lead the Loud Minority on limited engagements for much of the 2000s, he turned his leadership responsibilities for the band over to Cecil Bridgewater, a prominent New York City jazz musician. Advance Music Big Band Plus Series. A7alt. << Is the transcription accurate? Basie´s Blues is a rousing medium tempo big band chart which also functions as a Basie-style piano feature. After purchase you can download your video from your Digital Library. /Producer (Haru\040Free\040PDF\040Library\0402.1.0) Basie's Blues Genre Jazz By Jim Snidero Follow me on Instagram @c.wilson_muso. After purchase, you can download your Smart Music from your Sheet Music Plus Digital Library - no software installation is necessary! Jazz icon, Count Basie, was born William James Basie August 21, 1904 in Red Bank, New Jersey. 3 0 obj Avoid disclosing contact information (email addresses, phone numbers, etc. Jim Snidero Sheet Music  x�+�2�4�31100S0 B#C=s#0/9�K?�P�%�+� �Ac /Parent 2 0 R After leaving the band in 1995, Foster resumed his leadership of three musical groups: The Non-Electric Company (a jazz quartet/quintet), Swing Plus (a 12-piece band), and The Loud Minority Big Band (an 18-piece concert jazz orchestra), each of which he had organized years prior to assuming leadership of the Basie unit in 1986. • Gift Certificates do not count towards the minimum order size. By signing up you consent with the terms in our Privacy Policy. 2% of the proceeds from use of this coupon will go to the Save the Music Foundation. Young was one of the three most influential tenor sax players along with Coleman Hawkins and John Coltrane. %PDF-1.3 School districts are facing devastating budget cuts, new safety guidelines are creating restrictions for music classes, and many students, schools and families are struggling with virtual learning. 7 0 obj Upon finishing his military service in 1953 he joined Count Basie's big band. Full Score and Set of Parts with CD. All Rights Reserved. Do you like the artist? /Pages 2 0 R We cannot post your review if it violates these guidelines. >> [9], He donated his gold-plated tenor sax to be auctioned by the Jazz Foundation of America, the proceeds of which went to support the foundation's non-profit programs, especially working gigs and educational programs for victims of hurricane Katrina in New Orleans and the Gulf Coast.[10]. endobj Item Number: AV.34011. << To send to more than one person, separate addresses with a comma. 45 Best Arrangement Accompanying a Vocal, 1987, Best Jazz Instrumental Performance, Big Band, 1990, The Greatest!! /Type /Catalog The Save The Music Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit that helps students, schools, and communities reach their full potential through the power of making music. Founded in 1997, Save The Music partners with school districts and raises funds to restore music programs in public schools. /Kids [ 4 0 R 9 0 R ] You may also enter a personal message. 1980. We do not use or store email addresses from this form for any other purpose than sending your share email. Count Basie is considered one of the greatest bandleaders of all times. >> Basie's Blues is based on one of the easiest etudes from Jim Snidero's "Easy Jazz Conception Series". Save 40% on select overstock sheet music titles! endobj Basie's Blues is a rousing medium tempo big band chart which also functions as a Basie-style piano feature. 1 0 obj William James "Count" Basie (/ ˈ b eɪ s i /; August 21, 1904 – April 26, 1984) was an American jazz pianist, organist, bandleader, and composer. This name will appear next to your review. Consider writing about your experience and musical tastes. Used to contact you regarding your review. If you believe that any review contained on our site infringes upon your copyright, please email us. Lester Young ["Prez"] played a cool, laid-back tenor saxophone floating legato lines over the song instead of aggressively attacking a song with a big tone like then dominant Coleman Hawkins. Marina Music wishes you all peace, love and health! /Title (Basie's\040Blues\040\050Tenor\040Sax\051) Feel free to recommend similar pieces if you liked this piece, or alternatives if you didn't.