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FEMALE backing tracks, in Alphabetical order or use the Search box.

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STORMY WEATHER - key C/Db 3:53
4 bar intro ; vocal thru ; no solo -back to " since he went away.." ;continue up to the key change at " Can't go on...." ; repeat " keeps raining all the time " 3 times - last time rall and finish.

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F118. STORMY WEATHER
key - C to Db - range - F to Ab
This wonderful song was a big hit for Lena Horne, also sung by Ella & co!!
Original Livetrak arrangement.

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STORMY WEATHER key Eb 3:22
Piano intro and vocal in at 10 secs, into tempo and continue thru - no solo - back to "when he went away.." at 2:05, continue thru and finish or ad lib the last few bars and finish.

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F1205. STORMY WEATHER - Eb
key - Eb - range - Ab to Bb
Wonderful song in a cool TRIO arrangement, in a great tempo and feel.

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STRANGER IN PARADISE key B 4:54
4 bar intro. vocal in at 14 secs and continue thru - no solo, vocal back in at 2:49 to "I saw your face.. and I ascended......", continue thru and finish.

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F906. STRANGER IN PARADISE - B
key - B - range - G# to A#
Very lovely Sextet arrangement of this beautiful Tony Bennett hit.

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STRANGER ON THE SHORE key Bb 3:22

The stranger on the shore backing track is a fantastic song and this version starts off as a 8 bar introduction, vocals thru the whole song twice (or solo 2nd time), rall the last line and then finish. A big hit for Acker Bilk and always requested. This tune does have lyrics as well and is given a Livetrak arrangement with space to solo ala Acker!

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F333. STRANGER ON THE SHORE - Bb
key - Bb - range - Eb to Bb

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STRANGERS IN THE NIGHT key C to D 3:18
4 bar intro; vocal thru - no solo - back to the bridge section - "strangers in the night...two lonely people we were..."; key change leading to the last verse - "ever since that night..."; continue; repeat the last line then let the "orchestra" finish.

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F638. STRANGERS IN THE NIGHT - C to D
key - C to D - range - A to G
Really lovely ballad arrangement of this classic Sinatra hit; including the key change.

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STREET OF DREAMS key G 2:50
Piano intro and vocal in at 27 seconds, continue through twice - no solo, continue and finish.

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F1335. STREET OF DREAMS - G Pianotrak
key - G - range - E to A
Gorgeous piano arrangement of this classic standard covered by all the very best singers. Slow, moody and intimate!

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SUMMER SUN key Eb (original key) 3:58
8 bar intro and vocal in at 8 secs, continue thru as per the original KOOP form, short 16 bar piano solo at 1:43 then the intro again with the vocal back in at 2:08, continue thru and finish/ ad lib.

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F1237. SUMMER SUN
key - Eb - range - original key
Wonderful jazz dance hit from the early 2000's - great feel and vibe with a quirky vocal. This arrangement is based on the original form , same tempo and feel but in a TRIO arrangement. Check out the original version https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V9A1JLlwUaM

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SUMMERTIME key Bbm 2:22
8 bar intro and vocal in at 8 seconds, continue through 3 verses - verse 1 and 2 and then reprise the 1st verse, at 1:58 repeat "so hush little baby, don't you cry" and finish.

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F1574. SUMMERTIME - Bbm 3/4 Pianotrak
key - Bbm - range - F to F
Fresh jazz waltz take on the Gershwin classic! Piano only and perfect for an intimate vocal.
Same arrangement as F1573 except a full tone lower.

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SUMMERTIME key Cm 2:22
8 bar intro and vocal in at 8 seconds, continue through 3 verses - verse 1 and 2 and then reprise the 1st verse, at 1:58 sing "so hush little baby, don't you cry" and finish.

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F1573. SUMMERTIME - Cm 3/4 Pianotrak
key - Cm - range - G to G
Fresh jazz waltz take on the Gershwin classic! Piano only and perfect for an intimate vocal.

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SUMMERTIME key Cm 3:02
4 bar intro and vocal in at 12 seconds, vocal through 3 times - verses 1 and 2 and then reprise the first verse , at 2:32 slow down the last line and finish.

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F1571. SUMMERTIME - Cm Pianotrak
key - Cm - range - G to G
Classic version of the Gershwins classic for Porgy and Bess. Moody and haunting piano only arrangement.
 

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SUMMERTIME key Dm 3:02
8 bar intro and vocal in at 16 secs, vocal thru the full song (so it's twice thru really), piano solo at 1:19, vocal back in at 1:49 with either verse, continue, 3 time last line repeat or ad lib and finish.

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F1098. SUMMERTIME - Dm Bossa
key - Dm - range - A to A
Cool TRIO plus percussion arrangement of the Gershwin classic!

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SUMMERTIME key Dm 3:02
4 bar intro and vocal in at 12 seconds, vocal through 3 times - verses 1 and 2 and then reprise the first verse , at 2:32 slow down the last line and finish.

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F1572. SUMMERTIME - Dm Pianotrak
key - Dm - range - A to A
Classic version of the Gershwins classic for Porgy and Bess. Moody and haunting piano only arrangement.
Same arrangement as F1571 except a full tone higher.

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SUMMERTIME key Dm 2:46
4 bar intro; vocal thru the full song twice - no solo - repeat the last line (so hush little baby...) 3 times; ad lib and finish.

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F802. SUMMERTIME - Dm smooth
key - Dm - range - A to A
Groovy SMOOTHJAZZ arrangement of the hugely popular standard.
 

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SUMMERTIME key Cm 2:36
8 bar intro ; vocal thru 2 verses ; piano solo ; vocal back in and repeat first verse ; repeat " so hush little baby , don't you cry" and finish.
You can also repeat "Don't you cry"/ add ad libs.

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F494. SUMMERTIME bossa Cm
key - Cm - range - G to G
Nice twist for the Gershwin classic - subtle chord changes and a bossa Livetrak arrangement.

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SUMMERTIME key Cm 2:38
4 bar intro ; vocal thru 2 verses ; flute solo ; vocal back in and repeat the 1st verse ; repeat the last line - "so hush little baby, don't you cry" and ad lib to the end.

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F495. SUMMERTIME swing Cm
key - Cm - range - G to G
Fab and groovy swingin' Livetrak arrangement of the Gershwin gem.

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SUMMERTIME version 1 - key Em to Fm 4:15
4 bar intro ; vocal for 2 verses ; short solo leading to key change ; vocal back in with verse ; repeat " summertime "/ ad lib and end.

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F15. SUMMERTIME version 1
key - Em to Fm - range - B to C
Suit high female; also suitable for low male.
This Gershwin classic is possibly the most popular and most recorded standard ever!!! Original Livetrak arrangement.

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SUMMERTIME key Am to Bbm 3:22
8 bar intro ; vocal thru ;short vibes solo and key change ;vocal and ad lib ending.

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F54. SUMMERTIME version 2
key - Am to Bbm - range - E to F
Original Livetrak swing arrangement - gtr and vibes based - key change after solo. Suitable for low female range.

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SUNDAY key F 2:08
4 bar intro ; vocal thru ; solo ; vocal back in at " and then comes Thursday...." ; continue ; tag the last line and finish.

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F144. SUNDAY
key - F - range - G to A
Great song sung by all the greats - my favourite version is by Carmen McRae!!!
Original Livetrak arrangement.

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SUNNY groove version key Gm to Abm to Am to Bbm 4:00
piano intro and vocal in at 13secs - 1st verse colla with the piano and into tempo at 58 secs (4 bars band) then 2nd verse in tempo; key change for the 3rd verse; key change again for the piano solo at 2:22; key change again at 2:59 for the last verse; continue and ad lib or repeat the last line and finish.

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F788. SUNNY - groove version
key - Gm to Abm to Am to Bbm - range - G to Db
Really cool GROOVE arrangement of this classic song!!
NOTE - the demo starts into the song - at 6 secs the vocal is in with "oh the dark days are gone... and the bright days are here.." then into tempo to let you check the feel and groove!

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SUNNY swing version key Gm to Abm to Am to Bbm 3:59
piano intro and vocal in at 13secs - 1st verse colla with the piano and into tempo at 58 secs (4 bars band) then 2nd verse in tempo; key change for the 3rd verse; key change again for the piano solo at 2:21; key change again at 2:58 for the last verse; continue and ad lib or repeat the last line and finish.

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F789. SUNNY - swing version
key - Gm to Abm to Am to Bbm - range - G to Db
Very cool SWING trio arrangement of this classic song!!
NOTE - the demo starts into the song - at 6 secs the vocal is in with "oh the dark days are gone... and the bright days are here.." then into tempo....

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SUNNY version 3 keys Am to Bbm to Bm to Cm 2:42
4 bar intro and vocal in at 7 secs, continue thru - vocal all the way - no solo, key changes for each verse, except at 1:51 with the reprise of the first verse, rall and repeat the last line at 2:16 and finish.

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F930. SUNNY version 3
key - Am to Bbm to Bm to Cm - range - A to Eb (huge range)
Fantastic arrangement of this great song ,covered by all the very best singers. This arrangement is based on the Blossom Dearie version, same key changes.

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SWAY key Am 2:15
4 bar intro ; vocal thru ; short solo ; vocal back in at " other dancers may be on the floor" ; continue ; brass run then repeat the last line - "sway me now" and finish.

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F306. SWAY - Am
key - Am - range - A to A (optional C top note).
Popular song ; recorded by Dean Martin and recently by Michael Buble ; given a cool Realtrak arrangement!!!

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SWAY version 2 key Am 3:10
4 bar intro and vocal in at 9 secs, continue thru, acoustic guitar solo at 1:27, vocal back in at 2:06 with "other dancers may be on the floor...", continue thru, at 2:42 repeat "sway me now" 3 times and finish.

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F908. SWAY - Am version 2
key - Am - range - A to A
Laidback Livetrak Bossa Nova arrangement of the classic song.

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SWAY  key Gm 2:25
4 bar intro and vocal in at 5 secs, vocal thru twice - no solo - at 2:10 repeat "make me thrill as only you know how...sway me smooth sway me now!" and finish.

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F907. SWAY - Gm
key - Gm - range - G to G
Brighter tempo for this Latin version of the popular Dean Martin hit, with a cool Sextet arrangement to boot!

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SWEET DREAMS key G to Ab 3:14
4 bar intro and vocal in at 13 secs, continue thru - vocal all the way and a key change for the last verse, tag the last verse at 2:46, rall and finish.

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F950. SWEET DREAMS
key - G to Ab - range - E to Bb
Blues-tinged TRIO arrangement of the huge Patsy Cline hit.

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SWEET DREAMS ARE MADE OF THIS key Cm 3:30
4 bar intro and vocal in at 8 seconds, same form as the original Eurythmics version, original key.

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F1431. SWEET DREAMS ARE MADE OF THIS - Cm
key - Cm - range - original key
Very cool Trio plus Latin percussion arrangement of the Eurythmics song, original key.

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SWEET DREAMS ARE MADE OF THIS key Dm 3:30
4 bar intro and vocal in at 8 seconds, same form as the original Eurythmics version.

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F1432. SWEET DREAMS ARE MADE OF THIS - Dm
key - Dm - range
Very cool Trio plus Latin percussion arrangement of the Eurythmics song.
Same arrangement as F1431 except a full tone higher.

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SWEET GEORGIA BROWN key Ab 2:22
4 bar intro ; vocal thru 3 times in total - no solo at all. Dead stop at the end.

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F630. SWEET GEORGIA BROWN - Ab
key - Ab - range - Eb to F (optional Ab top note). Suit lower range female voice. Cool new version of this great old swinger!
 

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SWEET GEORGIA BROWN key Bb 3:12
8 bar intro and vocal in at 14 seconds, vocal thru twice (2nd time at 1:08), piano solo at 2:04, vocal back in at 2:31 with "it's been said she knocks 'em dead...", continue and repeat the last line twice and finish.

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F60. SWEET GEORGIA BROWN - Bb 2018
key - Bb - range - F to G ( optional Bb last note)
2018 Trio arrangement of this great jazz classic, hugely popluar with singers and musicians alike. Slower in tempo than what is normally expected and it works a treat!

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SWEET GEORGIA BROWN key Bb 2:34
4 bar intro and vocal in at 6 seconds, vocal through twice, piano solo at 1:39, vocal back in at 2:02 with "it's been said she knocks em dead...", continue through and finish.

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F1480. SWEET GEORGIA BROWN - Bb Funky
key - Bb - range - F to G ( optional Bb last note)
A really dirty groove to this one, and I love it! That 60's vibe but with the bluesy piano licks and trio feel, that really cry out for a great vocal to tell it like it is!

 

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SWEET GEORGIA BROWN key C 3:12
8 bar intro and vocal in at 14 seconds, vocal thru twice (2nd time at 1:08), piano solo at 2:04, vocal back in at 2:31 with "it's been said she knocks 'em dead...", continue and repeat the last line twice and finish.

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F1479. SWEET GEORGIA BROWN - C
key - C - range - G to A ( optional C last note)
2018 Trio arrangement of this great jazz classic, hugely popluar with singers and musicians alike. Slower in tempo than what is normally expected and it works a treat! Same arrangement as F60 2018 except a full tone higher.

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SWEET GEORGIA BROWN key C 2:34
4 bar intro and vocal in at 6 seconds, vocal through twice, piano solo at 1:39, vocal back in at 2:02 with "it's been said she knocks em dead...", continue through and finish.

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F1481. SWEET GEORGIA BROWN - C Funky
key - C - range - G to A ( optional C last note)
A really dirty groove to this one, and I love it! That 60's vibe but with the bluesy piano licks and trio feel, that really cry out for a great vocal to tell it like it is! Same arrangement as F1480 except a full tone higher.

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SWEET GEORGIA BROWN version 2 2011 key Bb 2:32
8 bar intro; vocal thru twice; solo ; vocal back in at " it's been said she knocks them dead..." ;continue; repeat the last line and finish.

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F111. SWEET GEORGIA BROWN version 2 2011
key - Bb - range - F to G
2011 Livetrak trio arrangement of this old gem.
 

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SWEET HOME CHICAGO key F 2:19
4 bar intro ; vocal thru as per ; hammond solo ; vocal back in at the stops ; continue ; no verse repeat - tag the last line and finish.

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F443. SWEET HOME CHICAGO - F
key - F - range - F to Ab ( suitable for lower female range)
Livetrak big band arrangement of this cookin' blues from the Blues Brothers movie.

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TAINTED LOVE key Am 3:34
8 bar intro, vocal in at 14 seconds, vocal through the song - no solo, at 2:00 go back to the first verse, continue through, at 2:53 sing the coda section "don't touch me please.. I cannot stand the way you tease..." etc , continue through, vocal ad libs and finish.

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F1447. TAINTED LOVE - Am
key - Am - range - A to B
Straight 8's Latin arrangement of this massive 80's synth hit, first done by Gloria Jones back in the 60's.
Same arrangement as F1446 except a full tone higher.

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TAINTED LOVE key Gm 3:34
8 bar intro, vocal in at 14 seconds, vocal through the song - no solo, at 2:00 go back to the first verse, continue through, at 2:53 sing the coda section "don't touch me please.. I cannot stand the way you tease..." etc , continue through, vocal ad libs and finish.

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F1446. TAINTED LOVE - Gm
key - Gm - range - G to A
Straight 8's Latin arrangement of this massive 80's synth hit, first done by Gloria Jones back in the 60's.

 

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TAKE THESE CHAINS FROM MY HEART key Bb 2:28
4 bar intro ; vocal thru two verses; Hammond solo ; vocal back to verse ; continue ; tag the last line twice (nice stops!) and finish.

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F514. TAKE THESE CHAINS FROM MY HEART - Bb
key - Bb - range - A to A (optional Bb last note)
Fab and fresh Gospel tinged arrangement - trio + Hammond (hallelujah!)of the old country hit. Takes on a new life after you hear Ray Charles singing it!

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TAKING A CHANCE ON LOVE 2014 key G 2:31
8 bar intro and vocal in at 15 secs, continue thru, piano solo at 1:13, vocal back in at the bridge (using the alternate lyrics?) at 1:42, continue and tag the last line and extend the last time - "tak...ing... a chance....on love....." and finish.

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F80. TAKING A CHANCE ON LOVE - 2014
key - G - range - F# to A
Great mid tempo arrangement, sung by every major vocalist. New 2014 Livetrak arrangement.

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TAKING A CHANCE ON LOVE key F 2:37
8 bar intro and vocal in at 16 secs, vocal thru twice - no solo, tag the last line at 2:15 but extend the last line -----
"tak---ing.....a......chance......on.....love" and finish.

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F877. TAKING A CHANCE ON LOVE - F
key - F - range - E to A
Lovely new Livetrak Bossa Nova arrangement of this wonderful old standard.

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TAKING A CHANCE ON LOVE key F 3:06
4 bar intro and vocal in at 12 seconds, vocal through, at 1:36 short piano solo over the 2nd "A" section, vocal back in at 1:58 with "I thought the cards were a frame up....", continue, tag the last line and extend the last line - "tak............ing..... ..a.... chance........ on...... ..love..........." and finish.

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F1361. TAKING A CHANCE ON LOVE - F Pianotrak
key - F
- range - E to A
Lovely and intimate 2017 Pianotrak arrangement of this great old song.
Tip - the intro starts on the first beat!

Same arrangement as F468 2017 except a full tone lower.

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TAKING A CHANCE ON LOVE key G 3:06
4 bar intro and vocal in at 12 seconds, vocal through, at 1:36 short piano solo over the 2nd "A" section, vocal back in at 1:58 with "I thought the cards were a frame up....", continue, tag the last line and extend the last line - "tak............ing..... ..a.... chance........ on...... ..love..........." and finish.

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F468. TAKING A CHANCE ON LOVE - G Pianotrak 2017
key - G - range - F# to B
Lovely and intimate 2017 Pianotrak arrangement of this great old song.
Tip - the intro starts on the first beat!

 

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TALK TO ME BABY key C 2:45
4 bar intro ; vocal thru first time without the tag; then back to the bridge section - no solo - and finish.

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F498. TALK TO ME BABY
key - C - range - G to A
Fab Peggy Lee hit, in a cool Livetrak arrangement.

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TAMMY key Ab 2:40
4 bar intro; vocal thru; short piano solo and vocal back in at "the old hooty-owl.. hooty-hoos to the dove"; continue and rall the last line and finish.

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F690. TAMMY - Ab
key - Ab - range - F to A
Lovely song from the movie "Tammy and the Bachelor" starring Debbie Reynolds.
Lovely Livetrak arrangement.
 

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TANGERINE key C 2:40
8 bar intro ; vocal thru twice ; solo ; vocal back in at " and I've seen...toasts to Tangerine.." ; continue ; tag the last line and finish

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F154. TANGERINE
key - C - range - G to A
Great jazz favourite sung by all the greats.
Original Livetrak arrangement.

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TEA FOR TWO key C 3:16
8 bar intro; vocal thru TWICE; piano solo; vocal back in at "Day will break and I'll wake..."; continue; no tag and finish.

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F603. TEA FOR TWO
key - C - range - G to A
Lightly swinging Livetrak arrangement!

 

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TEA FOR TWO key Eb 3:28
4 bar intro and vocal in at 8 secs, vocal thru twice, short piano solo at 2:05, vocal back in at 2:35 with "dawn will break..",
continue thru, repeat the last line and finish.

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F1168. TEA FOR TWO - Eb
key - Eb - range - Bb to C
Lovely arrangement, TRIO plus Strings, of this classic standard. Suit higher female range / lower male range.

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TEACH ME TONIGHT - key G to Ab 4:12
4 bar intro ; vocal thru ; very short solo ; vocal back in at " I'll use that star to write" ; continue ; key change for the last verse and tag the ending/ad libs and end very much like the Al Jarreau version format.

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F40. TEACH ME TONIGHT(FEMALE)
key - G to Ab - range - G to Ab (optional Eb top note Al Jarreau arrangement).
Wonderful song that's been covered by every major vocalist. This arrangement is loosely based on the Al Jarreau version, in an original Livetrak arrangement.

 

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TEACH ME TONIGHT key A 2:58
4 bar intro with vocal pickup ; vocal thru - no solo - back to " the sky's a blackboard...." ; tag the last line and finish.

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F408. TEACH ME TONIGHT - A
key - A - range - A to A
Great new Realtrak trio arrangement!!!

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TEACH ME TONIGHT key Bb 3:47
3 bar then vocal pick up: vocal thru; short solo and vocal back to "the sky's a blackboard, high above you";
continue; tag the last line and finish.

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F732. TEACH ME TONIGHT Bb Pianotrak
key - Bb - range - Bb to Bb
Lovely and intimate 2016 piano only arrangement of this wonderful old standard.

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TELL ME MORE AND THEN SOME key Am 3:13
Piano pickup and 1 bar intro, vocal in at 7 secs, same form as the YouTube link below....

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F954. TELL ME MORE AND THEN SOME
key - Am - range - E to A
Nina Simone song and a great blues feel! This arrangement is loosely based on the YouTube version here:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bdxde-G1sLA
A full tone down from the original key.

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TEN CENTS A DANCE key C 3:01
4 bar intro; vocal thru; short piano solo; vocal back in at "seven to midnight..."; continue; extend the last phrase "ten.......cents........a......... dance......." and finish.

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F676. TEN CENTS A DANCE
key - C - range - G to Ab
Fairly obscure Rodgers and Hart gem; featured in the movie "The Fabulous Baker Boys.
Wonderful trio arrangement!
 

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TENDERLY key Ab 3:31
4 bar intro and vocal in at 7 secs, vocal thru TWICE, piano solo at 2:10, vocal back in at 2:40 " the shore was kissed by....."; continue thru, repeat " you took my lips, you took my love, so tenderly" and finish.

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F1267. TENDERLY - Ab
key - Ab - range Eb to Bb
Fantastic lightly swinging 2017 TRIO arrangement!
Wonderful standard for singers and jazz musicians alike. Sung by all the very best singers of the day.

Same arrangement as F114 2017 except a full tone lower.

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TENDERLY key Bb 3:31
4 bar intro and vocal in at 7 secs, vocal thru TWICE, piano solo at 2:10, vocal back in at 2:40 " the shore was kissed by....."; continue thru, repeat " you took my lips, you took my love, so tenderly" and finish.

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F114. TENDERLY - Bb 2017
key - Bb - range F to C
Fantastic lightly swinging 2017 TRIO arrangement!
Wonderful standard for singers and jazz musicians alike. Sung by all the very best singers of the day.

 

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TENDERLY key Ab 3:20
3/4 8 bar intro and vocal in at 18 seconds, vocal through, at 1:34 short solo, vocal back in at 1:54 with "then you .......and I.............
came wandering by..",  continue,  tag the last line and finish.

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F401. TENDERLY Ab Pianotrak 2017
key - Ab - range - Eb to Bb (huge range)
Gorgeous and hugely popular song in waltz tempo (3/4), and in a lovely 2017 Pianotrak arrangement.

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TEQUILA SUNRISE key C 4:07
8 bar intro and vocal in at 23 secs, continue thru, short piano solo at 2:49, vocal back in at 3:10 with "take another shot of courage..", continue thru and finish.

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F937. TEQUILA SUNRISE - C
key - C - range - A to A
I've always liked this Eagles hit, and here's a cool TRIO arrangement of it.

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THAT LOVELY WEEKEND key Bb 3:33
4 bar intro and vocal starts at 14 secs - very rubato but easy to catch onto - same form as the Vera Lynn version.

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F893. THAT LOVELY WEEKEND
key - Bb - range - F to A
Loosely based on the Vera Lynn version from 1942, arranged with a fairly authentic 1940's sound in mind!

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THAT OLD BLACK MAGIC key G 3:02
8 bar intro and vocal in at 11 secs, continue, vocal thru - no solo - vocal back to the bridge ("I should stay away......") at 1:43, continue to end, repeat
"in a spin........loving that spin I'm in......under that old black magic called love....." from 2:35 and finish.

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F897. THAT OLD BLACK MAGIC - G latin
key - G - range - D to G (suitable for lower female ranges)
Very cool latin based Trio arrangement of this hugely popular standard.

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THAT OLD BLACK MAGIC - key - Bb 2:39
8 bar intro; vocal thru full song - no solo - vocal back in at "I should stay away......."; continue and repeat the last lines - "in a spin..........loving that spin I'm in........; I'm under that old black magic called love" and finish.

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F44. THAT OLD BLACK MAGIC 2011
key - Bb - range - F to Bb
Wonderful and popular old standard which was a huge hit for Sammy Davis Jnr and covered by all the greats including Ella, Carmen McRae, Sinatra, etc.
2011 Livetrak trio arrangement.
 

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THAT OLD BLACK MAGIC version 2 key Bb 3:21

That old black magic backing track begins with a 8 bar introduction, vocals thru, short trumpet solo, vocals back in at “I should stay away..” at 1:53, continue and for the ending song, “in a spin.. loving spin I'm, in…..under that old black magic called love..” twice and then “in a spin….loving that spin, I’m in….under that old…………..black magic…………. called love…………” and then finish. This has a very cool “Las Vegas” style band arrangement, a classic standard of this incredible song!

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F790. THAT OLD BLACK MAGIC version 2
key - Bb - range - F to Bb
 

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THAT OLD BLACK MAGIC version 3 key Bb 3:32
8 bar intro; vocal in at 11 secs; continue; piano solo; vocal back in at 2:11 "I should stay away.. but what can I do..."; continue and for the ending sing: " in a spin.. loving that spin I'm in.....under that old black magic called love.." twice and then "in a spin.. .loving that spin I'm in.....under that old .............black magic............ called love.............." and finish.

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F791. THE OLD BLACK MAGIC version 3
key - Bb - range - F to Bb
Another very cool "band" arrangement of the popular classic standard.

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THAT OLD BLACK MAGIC version 3 key Bb TRIO ONLY VERSION 3:32
8 bar intro; vocal in at 11 secs; continue; piano solo; vocal back in at 2:11 "I should stay away.. but what can I do..."; continue and for the ending sing: " in a spin.. loving that spin I'm in.....under that old black magic called love.." twice and then "in a spin.. .loving that spin I'm in.....under that old .............black magic............ called love.............." and finish.

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F792. THAT OLD BLACK MAGIC version 3 TRIO
key - Bb - range - F to Bb
As F791 but TRIO ONLY!!
 

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THAT OLD DEVIL CALLED LOVE key Ab 3:32
4 bar intro, vocal thru as per the original and same ending.

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F872. THAT OLD DEVIL CALLED LOVE
key - Ab - range - Eb to Ab
Fresh trio arrangement of this classic Billie Holiday song, in the same key.

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THAT OLD FEELING key Ab 2:53
8 bar intro and vocal in at 13 seconds, vocal through twice, piano solo at 1:55, vocal back in at 2:21 with "once again I seem to feel that old.....", continue through and finish tightly.

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F1428. THAT OLD FEELING - Ab Trio
key - Ab - range - G to Ab
Wonderful swinging TRIO arrangement of the classic standard.

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THAT OLD FEELING key G 3:17
4 bar intro, vocal through, tenor sax solo, vocal back in at "the moment that you walked by...", continue, repeat the last line and finish.

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F229. THAT OLD FEELING - G
key - G - range - F# to G
Great old standard,  sung by Diana Krall and all the very best singers of the day, given a Realtrak Quintet treatment.

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THAT SUNDAY THAT SUMMER key Ab 3:35
5 bar intro and vocal pick up in at 17 secs, continue through, piano solo at 2:19 and vocal back in at 2:52 with "darling it would be, when you smiled at me....", continue and at 3:12 finish with "if i had to choose..... just one day...".

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F1321. THAT SUNDAY THAT SUMMER - Ab
key - Eb - range - Eb to Ab
Gorgeous TRIO arrangement of this wonderful old standard, covered by all the very best singers.
Same arrangement as F1320 except a full tone lower.

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THAT SUNDAY THAT SUMMER key Bb 3:35
5 bar intro and vocal pick up in at 17 secs, continue through, piano solo at 2:19 and vocal back in at 2:52 with "darling it would be, when you smiled at me....", continue and at 3:12 finish with "if i had to choose..... just one day...".

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F1320. THAT SUNDAY THAT SUMMER - Bb
key - F - range - F to Bb
Gorgeous TRIO arrangement of this wonderful old standard, covered by all the very best singers.

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THAT'S ALL - key G 3:38
8 bar intro ; vocal thru ; full solo ; vocal back to beginning / thru again ; dead stop to finish.

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F69. THAT'S ALL
key - G - range - G to B
An original Livetrak swing arrangement done in the style of an Organ Trio. Sung by Bobby Darin ; Sarah Vaughan ; et al.

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THAT'S ALL key F 4:48
8 bar intro and vocal in at 14 secs, continue thru, piano solo at 2:05, vocal back in at 3:01 with "there are those I am sure...", continue thru, tag the last line at 3:55 and finish similar to Nicole Henry's version.

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F1047. THAT'S ALL - F
key - F - range - F to A
Lovely arrangement of the classic standard, that is loosely based on a version by Nicole Henry.

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THAT'S ALL key G 4:03
4 bar intro; vocal thru; short piano solo and vocal back in at "there are those I am sure...."; continue; rall the last line and finish.

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F710. THAT'S ALL - G ballad
key - G - range - G to B
Gorgeous piano and bass ballad arrangement of this cool song.
Covered recently by Michael Buble.

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THAT'S ALL key G 4:09
4 bar intro, vocal in at 16 secs and continue, short piano solo at 2:16, vocal back in at  2:45 with "there are those I am sure....", continue and rall the last line slightly and finish.

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F828. THAT'S ALL version 3
key - G - range - G to B
Gorgeous ballad arrangement of this classic gem.
 

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THAT'S AMORE key E to F 2:52
8 bar intro and vocal in at 8 secs, continue thru, at 1:23 key change to F and accordion solo, vocal back in at 1:42 with "bells will ring...", continue thru, stays in tempo, rall the last line and  finish.

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F1084. THAT'S AMORE - E to F
key - E to F - range - F# to A
The old Dean Martin classic in a female key, without the verse but includes a key change.

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THAT'S LIFE key C to Db 3:40
4 bar intro and vocal in at 15 secs, continue thru as per the usual form, key change into the last verse, similar finish based on the Sinatra version and finish.

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F1025. THAT'S LIFE - C to Db Pianotrak
key - C to Db - range - A to Bb
Very lovely piano only arrangement of the classic Sinatra hit.

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THE ANNIVERSARY WALTZ key F 2:48
8 bar intro and vocal in at 16 seconds, vocal through, piano solo at 1:23, vocal back in at 1:55 with "let this be the anthem to our future years..", continue and tag the last line then finish.

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F1556. THE ANNIVERSARY WALTZ - F
key - F - range - F to G (optional A at the end tag)
Wonderful Trio arrangement of this classic standard, perfect for golden oldies and young at heart anniversaries!
Same arrangement as F1555 except a full tone lower.

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THE ANNIVERSARY WALTZ key G 2:48
8 bar intro and vocal in at 16 seconds, vocal through, piano solo at 1:23, vocal back in at 1:55 with "let this be the anthem to our future years..", continue and tag the last line then finish.

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F1555. THE ANNIVERSARY WALTZ - G
key - G - range - G to A (optional B at the end tag)
Wonderful Trio arrangement of this classic standard, perfect for golden oldies and young at heart anniversaries!

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THE BALLAD OF THE SAD YOUNG MEN key Bb 5:43
piano intro ; vocal thru all the way - no solo.
Easy to catch with a few ralls.

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F585. THE BALLAD OF THE SAD YOUNG MEN - Pianotrak
key - Bb - range - F to C (big range!)
Lovely song ; covered by many great vocalists.
Favourite versions are by Mark Murphy and Kurt Elling.
Easy to catch pianotrak - the intro verse is pretty rubato but then it keeps in a similar vein throughout.

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THE BEST IS YET TO COME key E (Ab back to E) 3:23
4 bar intro; vocal thru song and then back to "come the day you're mine.... I'm gonna teach you to fly..."; continue and finish.

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F684. THE BEST IS YET TO COME - E
key - E (this version starts in E; changes to Ab; then back to E) - range - E to A
Loosely based on a Stacey Kent album version; this arrangement doesn't have all the key changes that the Sinatra version has.

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THE BEST IS YET TO COME key F 2:45
4 bar intro ; vocal thru as per "Sinatra at the Sands" arrangement ; no solo and finish.

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F389. THE BEST IS YET TO COME
key - F (A to F to F#) - range - F to Bb
Awesome Realtrak arrangement ; based on the definitive Sinatra version ; of this wonderful standard.

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THE BEST THING FOR YOU key G 2:36
8 bar intro ; vocal thru twice ; short bass solo ; vocal back in at " every day.. to myself I say.." ; continue ; ending is " the best thing for you.... the best thing for you.... the best thing for you would be me!" and finish.

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F527. THE BEST THING FOR YOU
key - G - range - F# to A
Wonderful Irving Berlin gem in a cool Realtrak arrangement.

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THE BEST THINGS HAPPEN WHILE YOU'RE DANCING key Eb 2:10
4 bar intro and vocal in at 8 secs, continue thru, piano solo at 1:03, vocal back in at 1:35 with "even guys with two left feet....", continue thru and finish.

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F1154. THE BEST THINGS HAPPEN WHILE YOU'RE DANCING
key - Eb - range - G to G
Wonderful Irving Berlin song in a lightly swinging TRIO arrangement.

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THE BEST THINGS IN LIFE ARE FREE key F 3:20
8 bar intro and vocal in at 13 secs, vocal thru twice, short piano solo at 2:03, vocal back in at 2:31 with " the flowers in spring..", continue thru, tag the last line and finish.

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F1036. THE BEST THINGS IN LIFE ARE FREE - F
key - F - range - F to A
Same arrangement as F1035, a full tone lower.

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THE BEST THINGS IN LIFE ARE FREE key G 3:20
8 bar intro and vocal in at 13 secs, vocal thru twice, short piano solo at 2:03, vocal back in at 2:31 with " the flowers in spring..", continue thru, tag the last line and finish.

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F1035. THE BEST THINGS IN LIFE ARE FREE - G
key - G - range - G to B
Great TRIO arrangement of this old standard, covered by all the greats.

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THE BIRTH OF THE BLUES key Eb 2:56
8 bar intro, vocal in at 15 secs with "they heard the breeze......in the trees....", continue thru, piano solo at 1:24, vocal back in at 1:59 with "from a whippoorwill......", continue thru, tag the end repeat the line - "that the southland.... gave birth to the blues...." and finish.

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F1075. THE BIRTH OF THE BLUES - Eb Trio
key - Eb - range - G to G
Trio arrangement  - piano, acoustic guitar and bass - of this classic standard, without the verse and the longer end tag (OMIT "they nursed it.. and rehearsed it...."). Swings along nicely!

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THE BIRTH OF THE BLUES key F 2:56
8 bar intro, vocal in at 15 secs with "they heard the breeze......in the trees....", continue thru, piano solo at 1:24, vocal back in at 1:59 with "from a whippoorwill......", continue thru, tag the end repeat the line - "that the southland.... gave birth to the blues...." and finish.

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F1076. THE BIRTH OF THE BLUES - F Trio
key - F - range - A to A
Same arrangement as F1075, but a full tone higher.

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THE BIRTH OF THE BLUES version 1 key F 3:53
string/piano intro leading to colla voce piano verse; main song thru once; back to bridge and tag the end and finish.

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F48. THE BIRTH OF THE BLUES version 1
key - F - range - F to A
Original Livetrak arrangement, including verse. Popular old standard. Sammy Davis Jnr had a big hit with it although it's been covered by every major popular artist.

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THE BIRTH OF THE BLUES version 2 key F 4:02
string intro ; colla voce vocal thru ; tempo kicks in on " they heard the breeze..." ; continue ; no solo - back to " from a whipperwill..." ; continue ; tag the last line and add the reprise section and finish.

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F49. THE BIRTH OF THE BLUES version 2
key - F - range - F to A
Original Livetrak arrangement, an alternate arrangement from F48.

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THE BOULEVARD OF BROKEN DREAMS key - Gm 3:03
4 bar intro/vocal pickup ; vocal thru ; harmonica solo over the 2nd "A" section ; vocal back in at " every evening you will find me...." ; continue ; tempo ralls and then just vocal and dramatic piano for " where gigolo and gigolette.... continue ; big vocal finish ; back into tempo and finish.

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F455. THE BOULEVARD OF BROKEN DREAMS
key - Gm - range - G to G (Bb optional top note)
Realtrak Latin arrangement of the old Tony Bennett hit. Also covered by Diana Krall and loads of others.

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THE BOY FROM IPANEMA key C 3:15
8 bar intro ; vocal thru ; jazz gtr solo ; vocal back in at " oh! ;but I watch him so sadly..." ; continue ; repeat last line and ad lib / finish.

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F388. THE BOY FROM IPANEMA
key - C - range - F to G (suit lower female range)
Fab new Realtrak bossa arrangement of this popular Jobim gem!

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THE BOY FROM IPANEMA key C 3:11
4 bar intro and vocal in at 8 secs, vocal through, piano solo at 1:28, vocal back in at 2:00 with "Oh.. but i watch him so sadly...", continue through, at 2:47 repeat the last line, ad libs and finish.

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F1306. THE BOY FROM IPANEMA - C Pianotrak
key - C - range - F to G
Piano only arrangement of the song that sparked the Bossa Nova revolution!

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THE BOY FROM...... key F 3:24
intro and vocal in at 29secs; continue vocal all the way; once thru.

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F768. THE BOY FROM.........
key - F - range - similar to The Girl From Ipanema - NOTE! This is not THE GIRL FROM IPANEMA
Here's a wonderful song; written by Mary Rodgers and Stephen Sondheim. It's essentially a parody on The Girl From Ipanema with a similar range and style. Very funny and perfect as a Cabaret song. Nice Pianotrak arrangement.

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THE BOY NEXT DOOR key F 3:13
8 bar intro; vocal thru; short STRINGS solo; vocal back in at "doesn't try to please me......doesn't even tease me"; tag the last line; rall and finish.

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F720. THE BOY NEXT DOOR
key - F - range - G to A
Great waltz from the movie Meet Me In St Louis and sung by Judy Garland. Covered by lots of great singers - "The Girl Next Door" for male singers! Lovely ORCHESTRAL Livetrak arrangement.

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THE CARIOCA key Cm/C 2:33
8 bar intro ; vocal pickup and thru twice ; latin piano solo ; vocal back in at " you'll dream... of the new Carioca.."; continue ; and finish.

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F474. THE CARIOCA
key - Cm & C - range - G to A
Superb Latin version of this great lesser known gem.
Singers include Fred Astaire,  Mel Torme and Carmen McRae.

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THE DAYS OF WINES & ROSES key C 2:36
4 bar intro ; vocal thru ; solo ; vocal back in at " the lonely night discloses..." ; continue ; repeat '' the days of wine and roses" twice and then the full last line and finish.

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F182. THE DAYS OF WINE AND ROSES - C
key - C - range - G to B
Wonderful Henry Mancini standard which was a big hit for Tony Bennett.

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THE DAYS OF WINE AND ROSES key Bb 3:36
Orchestral intro leading to 4 bar intro ; vocal thru ; Orchestra solo ; vocal back in at "thru the meadow land, toward a closing door... " ; continue ; no tag - and finish.

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F580. THE DAYS OF WINES AND ROSES Bb
key - Bb - range - F to A
Absolutely gorgeous and dreamy latin arrangement of this beautiful Mancini tune.

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THE END OF THE WORLD key Bb 3:54
4 bar intro and vocal in at 16 secs, vocal thru - no solo - back to "I wake up in the morning and I wonder...." at 2:24, continue thru, at 3:28 sing again "it ended when you said goodbye......" and finish.

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F873. THE END OF THE WORLD
key - Bb - range - G to A
Jazz trio arrangement of the Skeeter Davis hit.

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THE FIRST TIME EVER I SAW YOUR FACE key C 5:12
4 bar intro ; then as per the Roberta Flack version.

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F499. THE FIRST TIME EVER I SAW YOUR FACE - C
key - C - range - G to A
This Realtrak is based on the lovely Roberta Flack version ; with a 4 bar intro.
 

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THE FOLKS WHO LIVE ON THE HILL key F 4:15
4 bar intro ; vocal thru (no tag first time thru) - no solo - back to the bridge ;continue and include the tag ; rall the last line and finish.

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F258. THE FOLKS WHO LIVE ON THE HILL
key - F - range - F to A
Sublime ballad! Singers include Peggy Lee ; Nancy Wilson and Mel Torme. Lovely Realtrak trio.

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THE FOLKS WHO LIVE ON THE HILL key F 4:41
Piano intro and vocal in at 25 secs, vocal thru and include the end tag, no solo - vocal back to "our veranda will command a view..." at 3:02, continue thru (more expressively paced), rall the last line and finish.

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F980. THE FOLKS WHO LIVE ON THE HILL - F Pianotrak
key - F - range - F to A
Stunning piano arrangement of this beautiful Jerome Kern song, easy to follow and beautifully paced.
Favourite versions are by Peggy Lee and Mel Torme.

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THE GENTLE RAIN key Em 3:25
4 bar intro; vocal thru; short piano solo; vocal back in at "don't be afraid.....I've a hand...."; continue; no tag and finish.

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F670. THE GENTLE RAIN - Em
key - Em - range - F# to A
Cool Bossa gem and covered by Tony Bennett; Astrud Gilberto; Luiz Bonfa and all the great musicians.
Great trio and percussion version.
 

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THE GENTLEMAN IS A DOPE key Fm 4:41
4 bar intro (similar riff to the Clooney version), vocal thru as per, (leaving out the tag), piano solo over the first A section, vocal back in on the second A
 section and continue into the bridge, continue thru and include the end tag, outro and finish.

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F964. THE GENTLEMAN IS A DOPE
key - Fm - range - E to G
Cool trio arrangement, loosely based on a Rosemary Clooney version, same key, of this quirky Rogers and Hammerstein gem.

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THE GLORY OF LOVE - C to Db 3:40
4 bar intro ; vocal thru ; solo ; vocal back in at " as long as there's the two of us .." ; key change for last verse and tag the ending/lengthen the very last line and finish.

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F126. THE GLORY OF LOVE
key - C to Db - range - G to A
Classy old standard in a livetrak arrangement.
Original Livetrak arrangement.
 

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