Bob Mintzer (b.1953)

12 Contemporary Jazz Etudes

for: Tenor saxophone [soprano saxophone]

Music score, Playback-CD

Item no.348753
Author/ComposerBob Mintzer
Scope48 pages; 23 × 30.5 cm
Publisher/ProducerWarner Chappell
Producer No.ELM 04012
29.95 €
In stock. Delivery time: 1–2 working days (Germany )
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12 Contemporary Jazz Etudes is written by the world-renowned jazz composer, arranger, saxophonist, bandleader, educator, and member of the Yellowjackets, Bob Mintzer.

Designed for the medium to advanced difficulty level, this book includes:

  • 12 jazz etudes composed by Bob Mintzer in a variety of jazz styles, tempos, and time signatures
  • performance notes/tips for each etude to assist in interpretation and improvisation
  • play-along CD with a stellar rhythm section
  • an opportunity to study and learn these skills: melodic composition, improvisation, sight reading, motivic development, call-and-response, and jazz concepts.

All books are compatible and written so they can be performed together.


  • Aha
  • Boptimism
  • Duet With Drums
  • Everybody Gets The Blues (Not Everybody Can Play Them)
  • Five And Three
  • Home Run
  • Monteverde
  • More Rhythm Changes
  • Play Pretty
  • Really Burning
  • Rhythm Changes
  • Straight Ahead