Unlocking the potential of 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 follows on from 'Unlocking  the potential of the rhythm section – Part 1'.