Charlie Parker Improvisation Styles

In this class, students will learn the tunes and solos of one of the greatest saxophone players in history, with an emphasis on transcription and technical execution of the tunes. This is a 2-part class, with part 2 focusing on performance. Part 2 students will write a bebop head in the style of Charlie Parker. The Charlie Parker Omnibook is a required text for this class and can be ordered from www.jazzbooks.com.