Gordon Goodwin's Big Phat Band Play-Along Series gives you the chance to sit in with the outstanding players in the Big Phat Band to improve and measure your own ability to play in a big band. The goal of this series is to teach the art of ensemble playing. You will learn volumes of information about style, phrasing, tone, dynamics, technique, articulation, playing in time, Latin grooves, and a variety of swing styles as you play along and listen to the players in the Phat Band.
Includes performance tips and suggestions from Eric Marienthal and Gordon himself. Chord changes for the solo sections are also included, as well as selected transcriptions of the solos recorded by various band members.
Titles include: Swingin' for the Fences · La Almeja Pequeña · Hunting Wabbits · Whodunnit? · Count Bubba's Revenge · Get in Line · Horn of Puente · The Jazz Police · High Maintenance · Cut 'n Run.