Originally Posted by caddywumpus
Get a Real Book or the Aebersold books and start working up tunes. If you want to work on reading, then read. If you want to work on jazz, then learn tunes, transcribe solos, learn to comp, and listen listen listen...
What Real Book do you suggest to start off with? I have a page from one that has Mr. P.C. and Memphis Underground, so I'm using that for now. Do you know any notable Marimba players I can listen to to start me off?