This guide will introduce you to the theory and practice associated with the blues scale, so that you’re never stumped for lack of ideas in your improvisation. It deals with a variety of stylistic contexts, and not just the 12-bar blues form. While it’s written with Bb and Eb saxophones in mind, players of other instruments that read from the treble clef can benefit as well. Repertoire includes music by: W.C. Handy, Sidney Bechet, Benny Goodman, Charles Mingus, Maceo Parker, Bob Mintzer and Snake Davis.