Day of Reckoning CD
Dann Zinn’s new release, Day of Reckoning, featuring the brilliant pianist Taylor Eigsti, bassist extraordinaire Zackary Ostroff, and incredible drummer Mark Ferber, work together seamlessly with the “demanding new material and game virtuosity” that creates “a thrilling, seat-of-the-pants” CD. Zinn’s best work yet! (2019)
Zinn and The Art of Saxophone – 6 book set
THESE SIX BOOKS INCLUDE:
- A detailed philosophical approach for guidance, clarity, and encouragement.
- Numerous and varied long tone exercises, tone etudes covering all registers, articulation, overtones, extended tonal techniques such as subtone, scooping and bending, singing while playing, playing with the different vowel sounds, and vibrato.
- Countless ways to play scales and related exercises.
- Exotic and unusual scales and arpeggios.
- Hundreds of studies of altissimo, large intervals, palm keys, finger twisters, alternative fingerings, trills, extended techniques.
Barren Trees Big Band Chart
Barren Trees is a very difficult piece for an excellent high band or good college group. The writing is quite intricate, with difficult parts throughout the band. Pyramids and chromatic passages are used often. The piece is a drums, tenor sax and guitar feature. Changes are modern and unusual. This is a 9 1/2 minute piece.
Tic Tac Toe Chart
Tic Tac Toe is shuffle with a bluesy feel. The tune is playable for a good high school band or a college group. The solo section can be opened up for numerous solos on various instruments. The tune features a difficult but playable sax soli, and a high energy shout chorus.