Presents a selection of 150 jazz standards arranged for piano, voice, and guitar. This work includes the songs: Ain't Misbehavin', Don't Get Around Much Anymore, Fly Me To The Moon, God Bless' The Child, I'm Beginning To See The Light, My Funny Valentine, Satin Doll, Stella By Starlight, Witchcraft, Unforgettable, and more.
(Easy Fake Book). 100 must-have jazz standards presented in larger notation with simplified harmonies and melodies, with all songs in the key of C, and introductions for each song, to add a more finished sound to the arrangements. Includes: Alice in Wonderland * All or Nothing at All * Over the Rainbow * April in Paris * Begin the Beguine * Blue Moon * Body and Soul * Cry Me a River * Darn That Dream * Easy to Love * Embraceable You * Fascinating Rhythm * Good Morning Heartache * Harlem Nocturne * How Long Has This Been Going On? * I Get a Kick out of You * It Ain't Necessarily So * Just One of Those Things * A Kiss to Build a Dream On * Let's Do It (Let's Fall in Love) * Lollipops and Roses * Love Walked In * Lullaby of Birdland * Mack the Knife * Nice Work If You Can Get It * Night and Day * On Green Dolphin Street * The Shadow of Your Smile * Someone to Watch Over Me * These Foolish Things (Remind Me of You) * A Time for Love * When Sunny Gets Blue * Willow Weep for Me * You Do Something to Me * You Stepped Out of a Dream * and more.
Publisher: Alfred Publishing Company, Incorporated
The Alfred Jazz Play-Along Series for Rhythm Section goes beyond the other play-alongs. The rhythm section book has written out parts for piano, bass, and drumset to show comping suggestions. In addition, each of the nine jazz standards includes the melody and a sample jazz solo written out for you to listen to, play, and practice. The included MP3 disc has a demo track and a play-along track for each tune for piano, bass, and drums. The demo track, featuring a pro rhythm section with a horn player, is a learning tool for the melody, piano comping, bass lines, drum parts, and improvisation. The play-along track allows each player to practice with the rhythm section as individuals with their part removed from the mix. In addition, the rhythm section parts in the book can be used as small group arrangements. Each jazz standard has specific improvisation tips and suggestions. The written out comping examples and melody along with the written out sample solos are all invaluable assets that makes learning how to improvise easier. Nine great tunes=great jazz! Titles: Alone Together * Good Bait * How High the Moon * In Your Own Sweet Way * Invitation * It's a Raggy Waltz * Old Devil Moon * Robbin's Nest * Unit 7.
(Piano/Vocal/Guitar Songbook). 75 favorite jazz standards in arrangements for piano and voice with chord frames, including: All the Things You Are * But Not for Me * Cheek to Cheek * Come Fly with Me * Embraceable You * How About You? * I Got Rhythm * It Had to Be You * Moonlight in Vermont * On Green Dolphin Street * 'Round Midnight * Satin Doll * The Very Thought of You * and dozens more!
The Jazz Standards, a comprehensive guide to the most important jazz compositions, is a unique resource, a browser's companion, and an invaluable introduction to the art form. This essential book for music lovers tells the story of more than 250 key jazz songs, and includes a listening guide to more than 2,000 recordings. Many books recommend jazz CDs or discuss musicians and styles, but this is the first to tell the story of the songs themselves. The fan who wants to know more about a jazz song heard at the club or on the radio will find this book indispensable. Musicians who play these songs night after night now have a handy guide, outlining their history and significance and telling how they have been performed by different generations of jazz artists. Students learning about jazz standards now have a complete reference work for all of these cornerstones of the repertoire. Author Ted Gioia, whose body of work includes the award-winning The History of Jazz and Delta Blues, is the perfect guide to lead readers through the classics of the genre. As a jazz pianist and recording artist, he has performed these songs for decades. As a music historian and critic, he has gained a reputation as a leading expert on jazz. Here he draws on his deep experience with this music in creating the ultimate work on the subject. An introduction for new fans, a useful handbook for jazz enthusiasts and performers, and an important reference for students and educators, The Jazz Standards belongs on the shelf of every serious jazz lover or musician.
(Paperback Songs). All the basics you need to play 115 jazz favorites! Features melody, lyrics and chords for: All of Me * Basin Street Blues * Cheek to Cheek * For All We Know * I'll Take Romance * Let's Fall in Love * Makin' Whoopee! * My Old Flame * The Nearness of You * September Song * Squeeze Me * Time After Time * Yesterdays * and more.
(Paperback Songs). 110 classics, including: All the things You Are * Autumn in New York * Bewitched * Cry Me a River * Don't Get Around Much Anymore * A Fine Romance * I Can't Get Started With You * I've Got You Under My Skin * The Lady Is a Tramp * Manhattan * Misty * My Funny Valentine * Old Devil Moon * Prelude to a Kiss * Route 66 * Smoke Gets in Your Eyes * There's a Small Hotel * When Sunny Gets Blue * You'd Be So Nice to Come Home To * and more.
This is Book 5 of 24 of the The Jazz Standards Progressions Book Series by mDecks Music.(Fake Book). Perfect Binding Edition. This unprecedented, revolutionary series of Jazz Standards Harmonic Progressions details all Chord Symbols, full Harmonic Analysis, Chord-scales and Arrows & Brackets analysis. This is the only book series with such information. Every analysis was hand-made by well-versed jazz musicians with decades of performance and educational experience. Each harmonic function, chord-scale, modulation and pivot-chord was carefully chosen to create the best possible harmonic interpretation of each song. Volume I has 295 songs including: All Blues * Autumn Leaves * All of Me * Blue Trane * Body and Soul * Desafinado * Donna Lee * Girl From Ipanema * It Don't Mean a Thing * Like Someone in Love * Misty * Moment's Notice * My Favorite Things * Prelude to a Kiss * Stella By Starlight * Wave * and hundreds more! This book is part of a large series on jazz harmonic analysis: The Jazz Standards Progressions Book Series. There are 8 volumes: - 4 of them with the original chord changes and full harmonic analysis - 4 more volumes with all songs reharmonized and full harmonic analysis. - Each of them is available for Concert, Bb & Eb Instruments. Here's a complete list of books available in this Series: - Book 1: Volume 1 (Concert Instruments) - Book 2: Volume 2 (Concert Instruments) - Book 3: Volume 3 (Concert Instruments) - Book 4: Volume 4 (Concert Instruments) - Book 5: Volume 1 Reharmonized (Concert Instruments) - Book 6: Volume 2 Reharmonized (Concert Instruments) - Book 7: Volume 3 Reharmonized (Concert Instruments) - Book 8: Volume 4 Reharmonized (Concert Instruments) - Book 9: Volume 1 (Bb Instruments) - Book 10: Volume 2 (Bb Instruments) - Book 11: Volume 3 (Bb Instruments) - Book 12: Volume 4 (Bb Instruments) - Book 13: Volume 1 Reharmonized (Bb Instruments) - Book 14: Volume 2 Reharmonized (Bb Instruments) - Book 15: Volume 3 Reharmonized (Bb Instruments) - Book 16: Volume 4 Reharmonized (Bb Instruments) - Book 17: Volume 1 (Eb Instruments) - Book 18: Volume 2 (Eb Instruments) - Book 19: Volume 3 (Eb Instruments) - Book 20: Volume 4 (Eb Instruments) - Book 21: Volume 1 Reharmonized (Eb Instruments) - Book 22: Volume 2 Reharmonized (Eb Instruments) - Book 23: Volume 3 Reharmonized (Eb Instruments) - Book 24: Volume 4 Reharmonized (Eb Instruments)
Publisher: Alfred Publishing Company, Incorporated
Sing 16 of the world's most beloved jazz standards in the style of legendary vocalists like Ella Fitzgerald, Judy Garland, Etta James, Eileen Rodgers, Barbra Streisand, Sarah Vaughan, and more! This deluxe package (songbook plus two enhanced CDs) provides everything you need to arrive at auditions and performances completely prepared, whether your accompaniment will be live or pre-recorded. If a pianist is present, hand them the complete piano/vocal sheet music. (Chord fingering grids are also provided for optional guitar accompaniment.) If recorded accompaniment is required, the fully-orchestrated audio tracks will lend a professional touch to your performance. Vocal demonstration tracks are also included for each song. Titles: Anything Goes * At Last * Bewitched, Bothered and Bewildered * Cry Me a River * Don't Rain on My Parade * Dream a Little Dream of Me * Embraceable You * I Get a Kick out of You * Misty * My Funny Valentine * Over the Rainbow * Someone to Watch Over Me * Summertime * They Can't Take That Away From Me * Whatever Lola Wants * When I Fall in Love. With Vocal Complete, the sheet music matches the original key and form of the backing tracks, so if you practice singing with one, you won't encounter unexpected variations with the other. Upload the tracks to your portable music player for practice, performances, auditions, parties, or even singing for fun in the car! There are two versions of every song on the CDs: a full-performance track with sound-alike vocals for listening and learning, and a professional-quality backing track for singing along. When the CDs are played on a Mac or Windows-based computer, the TNT (Tone 'N' Tempo) Changer lets you customize the key and tempo of each track to suit your voice and style. (The key changer modifies audio playback via computer only. The sheet music remains in its original key.) "If you love performing classic jazz standards, you need to have this book in your music bag. I know I'll be using i
Each book in our new MIDI Play-Along series comes with a 3.5 inch. MIDI disk of complete professional performances, and includes matching custom arrangements in Easy Piano format. With these book/disk packs, listen to performances of each of the songs; play the easy piano arrangements along with the performances; sing along with the full performances; play the easy piano arrangements on their own without the disk.
I'm beginning to see the light -- I've got you under my skin -- If I should lose you -- Imagination -- In a sentimental mood -- In the wee small hours of the morning -- Isn't it romantic? -- It could happen to you -- It don't mean a thing (if it ain't got that sswing) -- It might as well be spring.