The rhythm section

Years 4 to 12 students and teachers
Art Bites Creative Teachers Music
Tags: Brass, Jazz, Strings

This 2 part series presented by Jason Isaac explores the interpretation of rhythm section parts in big bands and jazz bands.

Jason Isaac sitting next to an electronic keyboard.

Art Bites – videos

Part 1

Ever wondered why the parts written out for Rhythm Section players never sound any good when played? It's because they're designed as a guide! A guide for what, you might ask? This video will explain what we're supposed to do with them! 

Part 2

This video is a follow on from 'Unlocking  the potential of the rhythm section - 01' and is developed to be watched  after the first Bite.