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Jazzvville Backing Track Downloads
Jazzvville Backing Track Downloads

Welcome to the JAZZVILLE section, specially created with the musician in mind. This section focuses on Jazz standards but with a fresh and funky groove based take as well as the typically classic feels.  Fresh backing track arrangements with mainly REAL BOOK changes and a few tasty ones by yours truly. Plenty of room to solo over and not simply looped forms or rehearsal tracks - full arrangements with builds, pushes, break downs, tasty endings and great sounds and higher spec mp3s.

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A CHILD IS BORN
key - Bb playing time - 6min 42sec

A Child Is Born backing track, written by Thad Jones, has a superbly fresh arrangement as well as a dreamy electric piano opening introduction then into the head. As per the Real Book version with a few chord alternatives. If you would like to listen to a snippet of this fantastic version, please click on the ‘A CHILD IS BORN’ link below. Once you have a feel of the ‘a child is born backing track’, click on buy now! Needless to say, that Standardstrax is one of the best providers in unique backing tracks for musicians.

MP3 DEMO:
J1. A CHILD IS BORN
key - Bb playing time - 6min 42sec
 

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A NIGHT IN TUNISIA key Dm playing time 5:29
8 bar intro then into the head including the tag section - don't play when soloing though, back to the head at 4:20 including the tag section at 5:04 and finish.

MP3 DEMO:
J43. A NIGHT IN TUNISIA
key - Dm - playing time - 5:29
Very cool swing arrangement of the classic Dizzy Gillespie gem.

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A TASTE OF HONEY key Gm 3:06
4 bar intro, theme starts at 8 secs, continue thru - 3 times in total and finish.

MP3 DEMO:
J105. A TASTE OF HONEY
key - Gm - playing time - 3:06
Lovely TRIO ballad version of this popular 60's gem. This version is loosely based on the form of Acker Bilk's '63 hit.

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A WEAVER OF DREAMS key C 4:15

A Weaver of Dreams backing track is a beautifully played song and this version begins with a 4 bar introduction (half time feel), head then soloing and dead stop at the end phrase. This has a lovely Trio arrangement of this old classic standard.

If you would like to listen to a free demo before purchasing this song, please click on the MP3 link below. Once you’ve listened to it and you like the feel of this brilliant – A weaver of dreams backing track, click buy now.

Or if you would like to listen to more of my other backing track demos for musicians, click on the links. Needless to say, that Standardstrax is one of the best providers in unique backing tracks for musicians.

MP3 DEMO:
J31. A WEAVER OF DREAMS
key - C - Real Book changes - playing time - 4:15
 

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AFTER YOU'VE GONE smooth key C 3:26
4 bar intro and into the main theme at 12 secs, continue thru 3 times, tag the last line and finish.

MP3 DEMO:
J65. AFTER YOU'VE GONE smooth
key - C - vocal range - E to F
Smooth grooves for this old standard, 3 times thru!

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AIR ON THE G STRING key C 3:32
Based on the classic Jacques Loussier versions (subtle variations with every version but the basic arrangement and structure is the same), same key, similar tempo.

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J201. AIR ON THE G STRING
key - C - original key
The beautiful J S Bach melody that everyone recognises, but it was the Jacques Loussier Trio versions that really brought the works to the mainstream masses, not because they were watered down in anyway but because of the freshness, subtle jazz tinged arrangements and above all superb trio playing.

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AIREGIN key Ab 3:39
8 bar intro (half time feel) ; continue thru head then solos!!! Play the head for the last time and finish dead on the last riff.

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J12. AIREGIN
key - Ab - Real Book changes - playing time - 3:39
Super-funky and fresh arrangement of this influential classic from Sonny Rollins. Played by Every major jazz figure.

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AIRMAIL SPECIAL key C 5:58
4 bar intro and into main theme at 4 secs, continue and solo, with the return to the head at 5:18 and dead stop at the end.

MP3 DEMO:
J50. AIRMAIL SPECIAL
key - C - playing time - 5:58
Fresh and swinging TRIO arrangement of the great old jazz classic.

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ALL BLUES key C (G) - playing time 5:36
4 bar intro ; thru the head twice ; solos ; breakdown and back into the head ; head ONCE at the end - no repeat of last phrase - rall and finish.

MP3 DEMO:
J9. ALL BLUES
key - C (G) - playing time - 5:36
Hugely influential Miles Davis gem ; in a fabulously fresh smooth groove arrangement with some tasty surprises lurking!

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ALL THE THINGS YOU ARE Jazzville Smooth key Ab 5:48
8 bar intro (half time feel), 5 times thru in total - head starts at 14 secs, 3 times soloing space, head again at 4:19, tag the last line at 5:17 and finish.

MP3 DEMO:
J116. ALL THE THINGS YOU ARE Jazzville Smooth
key - Ab - range - B to F - playing time 5:48
The coolest of cool 80's groove take on this classic standard, with oodles of soloing space provided to stretch and feel the groove!

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ALONE TOGETHER key Cm 4:00
4 bar intro and into the head at 7 seconds, through 3 times in total, no tag at the end.

MP3 DEMO:
J181. ALONE TOGETHER - Cm
key - Cm - range - C to Eb
Superb Trio arrangement, 140 bpm, of the classic jazz standard, great feel and it sits at a great tempo!

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ALONE TOGETHER key Dm 5:36
4 bar intro and into the head at 10 seconds, soloing from 1:55, 3:41 and back into the theme at the bridge from 4:48, continue through and finish.

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J180. ALONE TOGETHER - Dm
key - Dm - range - D to F
Fabulous Trio arrangement of the classic jazz standard, at a cool tempo and 3 times through in total. Based on Real Book changes.

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AMAPOLA key F to Ab 3:57
2 bar intro, thru the head twice but key change to Ab for the very last 16 bars.

MP3 DEMO:
J75. AMAPOLA - F to Ab
key - F to Ab - range - A to Db
Lovely Quartet ballad arrangement, based on a live concert version by Gianni Sanjust, same key and key change included.

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AND I LOVE HER key Eb 4:22
8 bar intro and into the main theme at 17 secs, continue thru 3 times in total - 1:32 and 2:47, repeat the last line 4 times and finish.

MP3 DEMO:
J137. AND I LOVE HER - organ
key - Eb - range - Bb to Eb
Here's a cool live recorded, actually at a gig, organ based arrangement of this really great Beatles song. Works great with a frontline instrument and/or vocal.

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ANTHROPOLOGY
key - Bb playing time - 4:05
The Charlie Parker classic in an uber cool half time smooth groove!
Once round the head then solos. Dead stop at the end of the head.

MP3 DEMO:
J2. ANTHROPOLOGY

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ANY LOVE key Db to Eb playing time 5:37
Copy version of the Norman Brown (guitarist) version of the Luther Vandross song.

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J48. ANY LOVE
key - Db to Eb - playing time 5:37
Cover version of the smooth guitarist Norman Brown's arrangement of the Luther Vandross hit. From the 1994 album After The Storm.
Check the song out on YouTube....

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ANYTHING GOES key Bb 3:09
4 bar intro and into the head at 7 seconds, 3 times through in total - tag the last line and finish.

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J182. ANYTHING GOES - Bb Jazzville
key - Bb - range - D to D
Great Trio arrangement of the Cole Porter classic standard. Real Book changes.

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AS LONG AS I LIVE key F 6:30
8 bar intro and head starts at 13 secs, continue and solo, with the head back in at 5:25, continue and finish.

MP3 DEMO:
J51. AS LONG AS I LIVE (Jazzville)
key - F - playing time - 6:30
Mid tempo TRIO arrangement of this great song composed by Harold Arlen, with lyrics by Ted Koehler.

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AU PRIVAVE key F 3:20
4 intro and twice round the head - unison line with the bass/drums ; solos build ; last time - unison with bass then piano is added and finish on a Gb13.

MP3 DEMO:
J11. AU PRIVAVE

key - F - Real Book changes. Playing time - 3:20
Great blues based gem from Charlie Parker - not too fast and not too slow! Grooves long nicely!

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AUTUMN LEAVES key Em 3:23
8 bar intro and into the head at 14 seconds, continue through and soloing from 1:15, 2:14, into the bridge at 2:44, slows down to just piano for the very last 8 bars and finish on A13 chord

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J157. AUTUMN LEAVES - Em Jazzville
key - Em - range - B to D
Wonderful lighlty swinging trio arrangement of this timeless standard, room for musicians to solo over and pretty much based on Real Book changes with subs and passing chords thrown in.

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AUTUMN LEAVES key Gm 4:08
8 bar intro and into the head at 8 seconds, soloing from 47 seconds, 1:26, 2:04, 2:43, back into the head at 3:21, bass only at 3:40 at bridge, band all in at 3:50 and tight finish!

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J158. AUTUMN LEAVES  Gm Jazzville
key - Gm - range - D to F
Very cool uptempo trio arrangement of the classic standard, lots of soloing space so not suitable for a vocal only.

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AUTUMN NOCTURNE key C 6:32
4 bar intro and into the head, 3 times through in total, rit the last line and finish.

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J207. AUTUMN NOCTURNE
key - C - range - Ab to E
Wonderful jazz classic in a very lovely Trio arrangement.

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BEAUTIFUL LOVE key Dm 4:25
4 bar (half time feel); thru main theme then solos; back to the head at 3:33 and band stop then fill and finish.

MP3 DEMO:
J27. BEAUTIFUL LOVE
KEY - Dm - playing time - 4:25
Great jazz classic in an uber-funky groove! Lots of space to solo and keeps mainly to the Real Book changes with a few alternates thrown in!

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BERNIE'S TUNE
key - Dm playing time - 3:23
Fab and funky take on the classic jazz gem. Once thru head then solos.
Nice extended ending!

MP3 DEMO:
J3. BERNIE'S TUNE

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BETTER THAN ANYTHING key C to Db 3:07
8 bar intro ; through the full song - 8 bars between verses - key change to Db with room to solo for full verse; including 8 bars between next verse; ad lib ending and finish.

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J14. BETTER THAN ANYTHING - C to Db
key - C to Db - range - G to Bb
Popular jazz vocal favourite.
Same version as F559 except the vibes and solo has been removed to provide soloing space.

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BLAME IT ON MY YOUTH key Eb 5:04
4 bar intro, main head at 18 seconds, twice through in total.

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J211. BLAME IT ON MY YOUTH Jazzville
key - Eb - vocal range - Bb to Eb
Wonderful ballad in the Real Book key and with similar changes in a classic Trio arrangement.

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BLUE AND SENTIMENTAL version 1 key Eb 5:21
4 bar intro and into the theme at 16 seconds, continue through, soloing from 1:28, 2:40, back to the head at 3:52, slow the last line down and finish.

J143. BLUE AND SENTIMENTAL version 1
key - Eb - Real Book key and changes
Great jazz standard and with optional lyrics as well. A classic Hammond organ trio arrangement, moody, gutsy and perfect with a frontline instrument and a vocal take, capturing that quintessential 50's and 60's organ trio sound.

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BLUE AND SENTIMENTAL version 2 key Eb 5:21
4 bar intro and into the theme at 16 seconds, continue through, soloing from 1:28, 2:40, back to the head at 3:52, slow the last line down and finish.

J144. BLUE AND SENTIMENTAL version 2
key - Eb - Real Book key and changes
Great jazz standard and with optional lyrics as well. Electric Piano Trio version - the classic hard 60's Rhodes sound!

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BLUE BOSSA key Cm 4:24
4 bar intro, head twice then soloing and back to the head twice at 3:14 and repeat the last line 3 times and finish.

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J42. BLUE BOSSA 2012
key - Cm - playing time - 4:24
This great SWINGING Hammond and drums arrangement gives you loads and loads of soloing space; with a smattering of cool and fresh changes to test your ears!

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BLUE IN GREEN
key - C (I would have said Dm!) playing time - 4:17
Gorgeous reworking of this hugely influential Miles tune. Funky groove keeps the smoothness going enough to cook!
Real Book version.

MP3 DEMO:
J4. BLUE IN GREEN

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BLUE LOU key Bb 3:04
4 bar intro and into the head at 5 seconds, soloing from 48 seconds, 1:31, 2:13, back to head for the last 8 bars at 2:45 and finish.

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J183. BLUE LOU
key - Bb - range - C# to D
Swinging Trio arrangement of this jazz standard. Real Book changes.

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BLUE MONK key Bb 4:45
4 bar intro ; twice thru the head ; soloing ; break down for back to head ; repeat head and finish.

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J15. BLUE MONK
key - Bb playing time - 4:45
Hammond trio and a cool shuffle groove make this quirky blues move.
Loads of soloing space..

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BLUE MOON key Eb to E 4:04
8 bar intro ; thru the head then soloing ; key change to E for the last 8 bars and finish.

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J18. BLUE MOON jazzville
key - Eb to E 4:04
Very classy arrangement with cool changes and loads of soloing space and a key change for the last 8 bars at the last time thru.

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BLUE MOON smooth key Eb 4:48
8 bar intro and into main theme at 21 secs, thru 3 times,

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J66. BLUE MOON smooth
key - Eb -  vocal range - C to C
Laidback Smooth arrangement of the Rodgers and Hart classic, 3 times thru!

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BLUESETTE smooth key Bb 6:02
8 bar intro, main theme at 9 secs, 3 times thru the full song form in total.

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J60. BLUESETTE smooth
key - Bb - vocal range  - (optional A) B to E
The classic Toots Thielmans jazz classic.
This version is really geared for musicians to solo over but it can also be used as a vocal first time then soloing and back to the vocal, etc.
It's a pretty cool "smooth" arrangement with a cool groove and extended soloing space.

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BLUESETTE smooth version 2 key Bb 4:21
8 bar intro and into main theme at 9 secs, twice thru the FULL song and finish.

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J67. BLUESETTE smooth version2
key - Bb - vocal range - D to G (big range!)
Fresh "vocalese only" - aka Take 6 - arrangement in a smooth groove! Twice thru the full song.

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BODY AND SOUL key Ab 4:24
4 bar intro and vocal/instrument in at 15 secs, continue thru, double tempo feel for the 2nd chorus at 2:05, continue, rall at 3:45 for the last line and finish.

MP3 DEMO:
J88. BODY AND SOUL - Ab Jazzville
key - Ab - range - F to G
This version is very loosely based on the jazz singer and vocalese master Eddie Jefferson's version. There are many versions by him and here is the youtube search link for versions -
https://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=body+and+soul+eddie+jefferson
The 2nd demo lets you check out the double tempo feel as the track builds - DEMO 2 CLICK HERE
Same key, double tempo chorus and similar length. Can also be used purely as an instrumental or vocal and soloing.

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BROADWAY key F 5:39
8 bar intro and head in at 9 secs, continue and solo, back in with the last time head at 4:50, continue and finish.

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J52. BROADWAY
key - F - playing time - 5:39
Popular jazz standard in a cool TRIO arrangement, with lots of soloing space and a nice bass breakdown section.

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BUT BEAUTIFUL key G 3:25
4 bar intro and into the head at 11 seconds, twice through and finish.

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J212. BUT BEAUTIFUL Jazzville
key - G - vocal range - C# to E
Trio arrangement of the classic ballad, brighter in tempo and based on the Real Book changes.

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CAN'T WE BE FRIENDS key F 4:14
4 bar intro and into the main theme at 7 seconds, soloing from 1:06 and 2:05, head again at 3:04, no tag and finish.

MP3 DEMO:
J165. CAN'T WE BE FRIENDS Jazzville
key - F - range - C to F
Mid tempo Trio arrangement of this great old standard.

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CHEEK TO CHEEK key Bb 5:50
8 bar intro and into the theme at 10 seconds, soloing at 1:31, 2:54, back to the head at 4:16, from 5.34 include a tag and a tight finish.

MP3 DEMO:
J166. CHEEK TO CHEEK Jazzville
key - Bb - range - A to D
Classic Trio arrangement of this Irving Berling gem with plenty of soloing space provided.

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CHEESECAKE key Cm 6:46
8 bar intro and into the head at 9 secs, continue thru, 4 times soloing from 1:12, 2:15, 3:18 and 4:21, back to the head at 5:23 and finish with the last 4 bars repeated 3 times.

MP3 DEMO:
J127. CHEESECAKE
key - Cm - playing time 6:46
Great Dexter Gordon tune from his Blue Note classic album "GO". Cool TRIO arrangement by yours truly.
 

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CHEGA DE SAUDADE (NO MORE BLUES) key Dm and D 7:44
8 bar intro, the head at 10 seconds, soloing from 1:36, 3:02, 4:27, back into the head at 5:53, ad lib tag and let the 8 bar outro finish.

MP3 DEMO:
J195. CHEGA DE SAUDADE (NO MORE BLUES)
key - Dm - playing time 7:44
The classic Antonio Carlos Jobim gem in a Trio arrangement, with plenty of room to solo over!

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 CLOSE YOUR EYES key Abm 5:35
8 bar intro; thru the head theme; 2 times soloing; back to the head and ad lib ending; rall and finish.

MP3 DEMO:
J26. CLOSE YOUR EYES Abm Jazzville
key - Abm - extended version of F681 CLOSE YOUR EYES.
This is the full TRIO version; with lots of soloing space for musicians.

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CLOUDBURST key C 2:20
4 bar intro and vocal in at 3 secs, continue thru as per Lambert Hendricks and Ross version.

MP3 DEMO:
J90. CLOUDBURST - C
key - C - range - E to C (optional E)
Same arrangement as J89 but in a lower key.

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CLOUDBURST key F 2:20
4 bar intro and vocal in at 3 secs, continue thru as per Lambert Hendricks and Ross version.

MP3 DEMO:
J89. CLOUDBURST - F
key - F - range - A to F (optonal A)
Here's a cool arrangement, loosely based on the classic Lambert Hendricks and Ross song in the original key and same form. John Hendricks provides the lead vocal.

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COME ALONG WITH ME key C 3:12
Same form as the Eddie Jefferson version.

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J91. COME ALONG WITH ME
key - C- range - G to G
Another vocalese gem from Eddie Jefferson, original key and form but a TRIO only arrangement.

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COMES LOVE key Gm 5:36
8 bar bass and drums intro and into the theme at 14 seconds, soloing at 1:14, 2:14, 3:13, breaks down and into the head at 4:13, repeat the last line 4 times and finish.

MP3 DEMO:
J167. COMES LOVE Jazzville
key - Gm - range - D to Eb
Great Trio arrangement, with plenty of soloing space provided and the band builds in intensity throughout the soloing and back down again for the last head.

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DARK EYES key Cm 2:44
4 bar intro and into the head - twice thru at mid tempo, 4 bar drum break and then into bright tempo - 5 times thru for soloing  and once for the head and finish.

MP3 DEMO:
J78. DARK EYES demo 1
key - Cm playing time - 2:44
2 Demos to let you check out the 1st tempo and then the 2nd - mid tempo swing to very bright swing. Quartet arrangement.
DARK EYES demo 2

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DARN THAT DREAM key G 4:17
2 bar intro and into the head at 8 seconds, twice through, rit the last line and finish.

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J213. DARN THAT DREAM version 1 Jazzville
key - G - vocal range - D to E
Classic Trio arrangement of this wonderful ballad, sticking to the Real Book changes.

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DARN THAT DREAM key G 3:57
4 bar intro and into the head at 9 sections, three times through in total, 3 time tag for the last line and finish.

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J214. DARN THAT DREAM version 2 Jazzville
key - G - vocal range - D to E
Trio arrangement of the classic standard, brighter in tempo than normally associated with, Real Book changes.
 

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DAT DERE key Cm 4:52
8 bar intro and into the head (or vocal) at 17 seconds, soloing from 1:22, 2:30, back to the head at 3:36 and finish.

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J209. DAT DERE
key - Cm - Real Book
The classic jazz tune written and recorded by Bobby Timmons, and many many others. There is also lyrics, penned and recorded by Oscar Brown Jnr, and various vocal versions by Mel Torme and others. Here's a very 50's sounding Trio version with the iconic Timmons intro included - although not included as an outro.

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DEEP PURPLE key Bb 4:17
8 bar intro and into the head then 2 choruses, tag the last line and finish.

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J79. DEEP PURPLE Bb Jazzville
key - Bb - playing time - 4:17
Lovely Quartet arrangement of this great old classic in a nice easy tempo.

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DEEP PURPLE key F 5:46
4 bar intro, head starts at 6 secs, continue and solo, back to the last head at 4:31, continue, tag the last line and finish.

MP3 DEMO:
J53. DEEP PURPLE (Jazzville)
key - F - playing time - 5:46
Lovely mid tempo TRIO arrangement of the cool standard.

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DESAFINADO key F 5:37
8 bar intro and into the head at 12 seconds, three times through in total, from 5:15 solo over Fmaj7 - - - / Eb9 - - - for 8 bars and finish.

MP3 DEMO:
J215. DESAFINADO Jazzville
key - F - vocal range - B to D
Trio arrangement of this wonderful Antonie Carlos Jobim gem, brighter in tempo and with the classic Bossa feel. Sticks to the Real Book changes.

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DON'T GO TO STRANGERS key Bb 4:41
4 bar intro and into the head at 17 seconds, twice through in total, rit the last line and finish.

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J216. DON'T GO TO STRANGERS Jazzville
key - Bb - vocal range - A to D
Classic Trio arrangement of this wonderful standard, in the Real Book key and changes.

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DONNA LEE key Ab 4:06
8 bar intro and into the head at 11 seconds, soloing from 50 seconds, 1:29, 2:07, 2:45, back to the head at 3:24 and tight finish.

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J203. DONNA LEE - Ab
key - Ab - Real Book changes
Trio arrangement of the Charlie Parker classic, at a more playable tempo! 4 times soloing space included.

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ESTATE version 1 key Bm 7:32
8 bar intro, head up to 1:58, soloing 2 times, back to head at 5:25, continue and finish.

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J82. ESTATE version 1
key - Bm - vocal range - F# to B (suit female range) - playing time - 7:32
One of my favourite Bossa's.... beautiful melody and marvellous structure. This is a brighter Bossa version with some lovely percussion and some lovely chord substitutions used. Well worth finding the lyrics - English lyrics are available as well but it has a huge vocal range.

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ESTATE version 2 key Bm 6:16
4 bar intro and into head at 16 secs, soloing, head again at 4 mins, continue and finish.

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J83. ESTATE version 2
key - Bm - vocal range - F# to B (suit female range) - playing time - 6:16
Here is a different arrangement to version 1 - this arrangement is a lovely Bossa ballad version, half time in feel.

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FALLEN key Eb 4:17
as per the Warren Hill version but no fade!

MP3 DEMO:
J22. FALLEN
key - Eb - Warren Hill cover
Cool smooth jazz song; based on the Warren Hill "LOVE SONGS" album version.

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FILTHY MCNASTY key F 3:04
8 bar intro, vocal/instrument in at 11 secs, continue thru the head, soloing from 44 secs, head at 2:06, continue, back to the intro and finish.

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J92. FILTHY MCNASTY - F
key - F - range - Bb to D
Great Horace Silver tune. This TRIO version is loosely based on the Eddie Jefferson vocalese version with ample room for soloing as well!
Youtube link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SM1T51swFYw

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FLAMINGO key F 4:19
4 bar intro; thru the main theme; solos; back to the main theme at 3:10; continue and finish.

MP3 DEMO:
J28. FLAMINGO
key - F - playing time 4:19
Cool mid swing arrangement of the jazz standard. Makes a change from the Bossa feel normally associated.

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FLAMINGO key Bb 5:11
4 bar intro, head in at 8 secs, 2 times soloing, head again at 3:40, continue thru and finish.

MP3 DEMO:
J87. FLAMINGO - Bb
key - Bb - playing time 5:11
Very lovely TRIO arrangement of this great old standard.

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FOUR key Eb 4:30
8 bar intro (half time feel though) ; play thru the head once then solos - break down; back to the head and finish - dead stop! Based on the Real Book chord changes with a few additions!

MP3 DEMO:
J10. FOUR
key - Eb - playing time - 4:30
Mega-cool groove for this fab Miles Davis gem ; with some cool chord changes added.

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FOUR BROTHERS key Ab 3:54
8 bar intro ; thru the head then solos ; last time head and dead stop.

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J13. FOUR BROTHERS
key - Ab - Real Book changes - playing time - 3:54
Wonderful gem from Jimmy Giuffre ; and a huge hit way back for Woody Herman's band. Swinging and happy arrangement.

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FRIDAY NIGHT AT THE CADILLAC CLUB key C 5:17
8 bar intro and into the head at 11 seconds - through twice, soloing from 1:19, back to the double head at 4:11 and tight finish.

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J204. FRIDAY NIGHT AT THE CADILLAC CLUB
key - C - Real Book changes
Fabulous groove and great head to play from Bob Berg. Here's a punchy trio arrangement with oodles of room to solo over!

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GIANT STEPS key C (Real Book) 5:44
2 bar intro and into the head at 2 seconds, twice round the head, soloing starts at 35 seconds, continue soloing - breakdown sections, pedal sections included etc, some alternate changes as the track develops, back to the head at 5:00, twice through and finish on Ebmaj7.

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J198. GIANT STEPS
key - C - concert key (Real Book)
Trio arrangement of the John Coltrane jazz standard. Not too fast but fast enough for a good work out!

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GIMME THAT WINE key F 3:04
4 bar intro and vocal in at 5 secs, continue thru as per the original version.

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J93. GIMME THAT WINE
key - F - original key and form
The wonderful Lambert Hendricks and Ross song , with Jon Hendricks providing the main vocal.

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GONE WITH THE WIND key Eb 4:05
4 bar intro and into the head at 7 seconds, 4 times through in total, tag the last line and finish.

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J217. GONE WITH THE WIND Jazzville
key - Eb - vocal range - Eb to F
Trio arrangement of this classic standard, brighter in tempo and sticks to the Real Book changes.

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GOOD MORNING HEARTACHE version 1 key F 6:50
4 bar intro and into the head at 12 seconds, soloing starts from 1:47, 3:46, back to the head at 4:57, slow the last few lines and finish.

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J145. GOOD MORNING HEARTACHE Jazzville version 1
key - F - Real Book key and changes
Classic Hammond organ Trio arrangement of this wonderful standard. Brighter in tempo than it's normally done and perfect to solo over!

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GOOD MORNING HEARTACHE version 2 key F 8:06
4 bar intro and into the head at 15 seconds, soloing starts from 2:08, 4:01, back to the head at 5:54, slow the last few lines and finish.

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J146. GOOD MORNING HEARTACHE Jazzville version 2
key - F - Real Book key and changes
Fender Rhodes Trio arrangement of this wonderful standard, lovely ballad tempo and oodles of soloing space.

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HAVE YOU MET MISS JONES version 1 key F 4:48
8 bar intro and into the theme at 14 seconds, continue through, soloing at 1:05, 1:57, 2:48, head again at 3:39, 3 time tag and finish.

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J147. HAVE YOU MET MISS JONES - F Jazzville version 1
key - F - Real Book key and changes
Classic Hammond Trio and a classic shuffle groove for this Rodgers and Hart gem!

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HAVE YOU MET MISS JONES version 2 key F 4:47
8 bar intro and into the theme at 14 seconds, continue through, soloing at 1:05, 1:57, 2:48, head again at 3:39, 3 time tag and finish.

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J147. HAVE YOU MET MISS JONES - F Jazzville version 2
key - F - Real Book key and changes
Classic Wurlitzer 200A electric piano trio and a classic shuffle groove for this Rodgers and Hart gem! The Wurlitzer piano oozes "jazz" and has been used on countless 60's and 70's jazz classics and smooth jazz gems.

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HERE'S THAT RAINY DAY key E 5:58
8 bar intro and into the head at 13 seconds, loosely based on a live 1965 Wes Montgomery version, 8 bar break included,  soloing from 2:03,at 3:40 8 bar break, back to the head at 3:53, at 5:29 8 bar outro included.

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J199. HERE'S THAT RAINY DAY - E
key - E - range - B to C#
Trio Bossa arrangement that is loosely based on a live 1965 Wes Montgomery in London version, the 8 bar breaks between the head are included throughout.
 

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HERE'S THAT RAINY DAY key G 4:05
4 bar intro and into the head at 7 seconds, 4 times through in total, repeat the last line 3 times and finish.

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J218. HERE'S THAT RAINY DAY - G swing
key - G - vocal range - D to E
Trio arrangement of this jazz classic, brighter in tempo and using Real Book changes.

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HERE'S THAT RAINY DAY key G 7:24

The here’s that rainy day backing track starts with a 4 bar introduction and into the head at 13 seconds, continue and solo, back to the head at 5:20, continue and rall the last line then finish. This is a very lovely trio arrangement of the hugely popular jazz classic. Click on the link below to listen to a short demo of the track. Once you have a feel of the song, click buy now to purchase the here’s that rainy day backing track.

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J54. HERE'S THAT RAINY DAY (Jazzville)
key - G - playing time - 7:24
 

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HI-FLY key C 4:37
4 bar intro and into the head at 8 seconds, continue through and soloing from 1:12, 2:15, back to the head at 3:20, continue through and finish on B11.

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J184. HI-FLY
key - C - range - F to F
Trio arrangement of the Randy Weston jazz classic, using Real Book changes. There is also a lyric, as covered by Mel Torme, Lambert Hendricks and Ross and others.
 

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HOLY LAND key Db 7:36
Similar form and feel as the David "Fathead" Newman version, 2 beat click at 45 secs, into tempo for the head. Continue through, soloing, etc Back to the main theme at 5:51 and finish as per above version.

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J74. HOLY LAND
key - Db - original key.
Based on the track from the David "Fathead" Newman album "THE HOUSE OF DAVID".
Similar in instrumentation - Hammond, Guitar and Drums (plus sax on top) and similar in tempos, feel, etc.

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HOW HIGH THE MOON smooth key G 3:07
8 bar intro (in on the 8th bar) - 3 times thru in total. Tag the last line 3 times, rall and finish.

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J62. HOW HIGH THE MOON smooth
key - G - vocal range - C to D
"Smooth" arrangement of the jazz classic, slightly reggae in feel with a half time groove. Three times thru in total.

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HOW HIGH THE MOON smooth version 2 key G 3:08
4 bar intro and into the main theme at 12 secs, 3 times thru, 3 times last line tag, rall and finish.

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J68. HOW HIGH THE MOON smooth version 2
key - G - vocal range - C to D
Similar tempo to J62 but in a straight feel and no reggae vamp.. Three times thru..

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HYVAILLEN key C to Eb 3:31
4 bar intro and into the theme at 10 secs, continue thru as per the original, including the key change with rits and ralls..

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J114. HYVAILLEN
key - C to Eb
Very lovely tune by the Antti Sarpila Swing Band, which the track is loosely based on.

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I CAN'T GIVE YOU ANYTHING BUT LOVE version 1 key F 2:54
4 bar intro and into the main theme at 4 secs, continue thru 4 times in total - 42 secs, 1:20, 1:59, tag the last line and finish.

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J138. I CAN'T GIVE YOU ANYTHING BUT LOVE - organ version 1
key - F - range - D to D (optional E)
A live recorded, at a gig, organ based arrangement of this really great old standard. Works great with a frontline instrument and/or vocal.

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I CAN'T GIVE YOU ANYTHING BUT LOVE version 2 key F 3:20
4 bar intro and into the main theme at 7 secs, continue thru the song 3 times in total - 1:05, 2:03, tag the last line and finish.

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J139. I CAN'T GIVE YOU ANYTHING BUT LOVE - organ version 2
key - F - range - D to D (optional E)
A live recorded, at a gig, organ based alternate arrangement of this really great old standard. Works great with a frontline instrument and/or vocal.

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I DON'T WORRY ABOUT A THING key C 3:36
4 bar intro and vocal in 10 secs, continue thru, soloing, vocal back in at 2:50, continue and finish.

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J94. I DON'T WORRY ABOUT A THING
key - C - original key https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XEEWFTZmNhk
Mose Allison gem, great piano player and quirky, blues based vocals combined to make a great fresh sound in 1962.
Here's a TRIO arrangement with added soloing space.

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I LOVE THE LIFE I LIVE key Bb 3:36
4 bar intro and vocal in at 8 secs, vocal thru, soloing from 1:10, back to the bridge at 2:44, continue and finish.

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J96. I LOVE THE LIFE I LIVE
key - Bb - original key https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0VqZw6hreVM
Mose Allison gem, TRIO arrangement with extended soloing space.

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I LOVE YOU smooth key F 3:06
4 bar intro and into the main theme at 12 secs, 3 times thru, tag the last line and finish.

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J69. I LOVE YOU smooth
key - F - vocal range - Bb to F
Harder edge to this funky smooth arrangement of the Cole Porter classic.....3 times thru.

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I REMEMBER CLIFFORD key Eb 7:30
1 bar piano pickup and into the intro at 4 seconds - easy to latch onto, then into the main theme at 25 seconds, continue through 3 times in total - the 2nd time stays in ballad tempo for soloing, reprise the intro section again at 6:49 and finish.

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J235. I REMEMBER CLIFFORD Jazzville
key - Eb - Real Book changes, vocal range - C to F
Wonderful Benny Golson jazz classic in a superb Trio arrangement. There are lyrics to this but it is aimed really at soloing musicians.
 

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I SHOULD CARE key C 4:41
4 bar intro and into the head at 8 seconds, 4 times through in total, 3 time tag and finish.

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J220. I SHOULD CARE Jazzville
key - C - vocal range - C to D
Trio arrangement of this classic standard, using Real book changes and brighter in tempo.

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I THOUGHT ABOUT YOU key F 4:41
4 bar intro and into the head at 8 seconds, 4 times through in total, tag the last line and finish.

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J221. I THOUGHT ABOUT YOU Jazzville
key - F - vocal range - D to G
Trio arrangement of this great standard, oodles of soloing space provided and a great tempo. Real Book changes.

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I WISHED ON THE MOON key Bb 4:34
4 bar intro and into the head at 8 seconds, continue through, soloing from 1:12, 2:15, back to the head at 3:20, continue and finish.

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J185. I WISHED ON THE MOON Jazzville
key - Bb - range - C to Eb
Great Trio arrangement of this classic gem, at a great tempo. Real Book Changes.

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I'LL REMEMBER APRIL key G 5:38
4 bar intro and into the head at 6 seconds, continue through, soloing from 1:23, 2:40 and back to the head at 3:57, continue through, from 5:07 tag the last section and finish on Gmaj7+11.......

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J159. I'LL REMEMBER APRIL Jazzville
key - G - range - E to E
Great Trio swing arrangement of the classic jazz standard.

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I'M OLD FASHIONED key F 4:04
4 bar intro and into the head at 7 seconds, 4 times through in total and finish.

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J219. I'M OLD FASHIONED Jazzville
key - F - vocal range - A to D
Trio arrangement of this Jerome Kern and Johnny Mercer standard in a brighter tempo and using Real Book changes.

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I'VE GOT A FEELING I'M FALLING key F 6:38
4 bar intro and head starts at 6 secs, continue and solo, back to the head at 5:32, continue, tag the last line and finish.

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J55. I'VE GOT A FEELING I'M FALLING
key - F - playing time - 6:38
Mid tempo arrangement of the old Fats Waller tune.

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I'VE GOT YOU UNDER MY SKIN Jazzville key Eb 5:45
4 bar intro and into the main song at 7 secs, continue thru, soloing from 1:51, 3:32, back into the bridge at 4:33 (lovely breakdown section) and continue thru,3 time tag of the last line and finish.

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J128. I'VE GOT YOU UNDER MY SKIN Jazzville
key - Eb - range - Bb to F
Wonderful TRIO arrangement of this hugely popular standard. Aimed at the musician or vocal and musician, with lots of soloing space provided.

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I'VE NEVER BEEN IN LOVE BEFORE key Bb 5:10
4 bar intro and into the head at 7 seconds, 5 times through in total and finish.

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J236. I'VE NEVER BEEN IN LOVE BEFORE Jazzville
key - Bb - Real Book changes, vocal range - Bb to Eb
Wonderful Trio arrangement of this classic showtune and hugely popular jazz standard.

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IF I FELL key G to Bb 4:06

The If I Fell backing track is a beautifully played song and my version has a 1 bar introduction, leading into the refrain at 4 seconds and into the main theme at 28 seconds, continue thru, key change to Bb at 2:16, soloing over the 2nd verse and back into the bridge at 2:47, continue thru, repeat the last line, ralling the 2nd time at 3:45 and finish. The arrangement of this song is based on a Jack Jezzro (guitarist) of Greenhill Records version.

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J115. IF I FELL
key - G to Bb
 

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IF YOU COULD SEE ME NOW key Eb 5:25
2 bar intro and into the theme at 11 seconds, soloing at 2:38, back into the head for the last verse at 4:29, slow the last line and finish.

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J168. IF YOU COULD SEE ME NOW Jazzville
key - Eb - range - D to F
Gorgeous and slow Trio arrangement of this wonderful jazz standard.

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IF YOU LIVE key F 3:24
4 bar intro and vocal in at 8 secs, vocal thru, soloing from 1:13, vocal once thru at 2:19, continue, ad lib over the riff and finish.

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J95. IF YOU LIVE
key - F - orginal key https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zbF19retHMk
Mose Allison gem, same key and tempo, TRIO arrangement plus extended soloing space.

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IN A MELLOW TONE key Ab 4:19
8 bar intro, 4 times thru in total - head starts at 13 secs, soloing starts at 1:14, back to the head at 3:10, continue thru and finish.

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J117. IN A MELLOW TONE
key - Ab - range - Eb to F
Lighlty swinging TRIO arrangement of this classic Ellington tune. Extended soloing space and suitable for a vocal as well!

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IN A MELLOW TONE smooth key Ab 4:02
8 bar intro, 4 times thru in total - head in at 13 secs, soloing twice and back to head at 2:57 and finish.

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J118. IN A MELLOW TONE smooth
key - Ab - range - Eb to F
Fabulously Funky take on the old Ellington gem.....head back to the 70's with a dirty Rhodes, a funky bass and the funkiest of drummers!

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IN A SENTIMENTAL MOOD smooth key F 4:49
3 bars and pick up into the main theme on bar 4, 8 secs in, continue thru 3 times, no tag and finish.

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J70. IN A SENTIMENTAL MOOD smooth
key - F (Dm) - range - C to G
There's a funky groove to this Smooth arrangement of the Duke Ellington classic. Three times thru...

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IN WALKED BUD key Fm 4:20
8 bar intro, into the head at 10 seconds, soloing from 50 seconds, 1:31, 2:12, 2:52, back into the head at 3:32 and last line unison dead stop.

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J193. IN WALKED BUD
key - Fm - range - Ab to C
Thelonius Monk classic in a swinging Trio arrangement. There is also lyrics for this, it's been recorded by Carmen McRae, John Hendricks and others.

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IN YOUR OWN SWEET WAY key Bb 5:24
8 bar intro and into the head at 18 seconds, soloing from 1:31, 2:45, 3:57, into the bridge head from 4:33,( breaks down here), last verse at 4:52, continue and finish.

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J194. IN YOUR OWN SWEET WAY
key - Bb - range - D to F
The classic Dave Brubeck tune in a cool trio arrangement, nice tempo and the Bbmaj#11 is included in the head and throughout - some charts don't use it, some do! Lyrics have also been done for this, covered by Carmen McRae and others.

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INDIANA (BACK HOME AGAIN IN) key F 4:50
8 bar intro and into the head at 9 seconds, 6 times soloing from 42 seconds, head again at 4:01, 3 time tag and finish.

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J192. INDIANA (BACK HOME AGAIN IN)
key - F - range - C to D
The popular jazz classic in a swinging Trio arrangement, with loads of soloing space provided.

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ISN'T SHE LOVELY key Eb 4:01
2 bar intro and pickup, head, soloing times 4, back to the head at 3:11 and finish.

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J125. ISN'T SHE LOVELY - Eb
key - Eb - range - Eb to Bb
The Stevie Wonder classic in a half time smooth groove, loosely based on the David Sanborn version from his album "Timeagain".

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IT MIGHT AS WELL BE SPRING key G 5:00
2 bar intro and into the theme at 7 seconds, twice through in total, slow the last line and finish.

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J205. IT MIGHT AS WELL BE SPRING - Jazzville
key - G - Real book changes, suitable for a male vocal range of D to D
Lovely trio arrangement of this timeless standard, not too slow, and based on the Real Book changes.

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JOY SPRING key F playing time 5:09
Sticks close to the classic original feel with the pushes in all the right places and lots of soloing space provided.
Real Book changes.

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J5. JOY SPRING
key - F - Real book chart.

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KILLING ME SOFTLY WITH HIS SONG key Ab (Fm) 3:28
8 bar intro and into the head at 14 seconds - "I heard he sang a good song..", continue through as per the original song form (you can solo over the verses and chorus after the head) and finish.

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J222. KILLING ME SOFTLY WITH HIS SONG
key - Ab - vocal range - Ab to Bb
Super Trio arrangement of the Roberta Flack classic song, brighter in tempo and keeps to the original song form. Real Book changes.
 

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KNEEDROPS key Bb 4:49
8 bar intro and into the head at 8 secs,continue through the head, lots of soloing space, back to the head at 4:05, band hits (to solo over) and finish.

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J108. KNEEDROPS
key - Bb - playing time - 4:49
Loosely based on the same form and tempo as the Jan Morks version of this Lil Hardin Armstrong composition. The Jan Morks key is A. Quartet arrangement.

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LAURA smooth key C 4:15
4 bar intro (swing half time groove), main theme in at 10 secs, thru the head, soloing then back to the main theme and finish.

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J61. LAURA smooth
key - C - vocal range - D to E
A fresh feel to this "smooth" arrangement of the classic standard - nice sounds and a cool groove!

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LAURA smooth version 2 key C 4:24
8 bar intro and in at 19 secs, continue thru - 3 times thru in total.

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J63. LAURA smooth version 2
key - C - range - D to E
Another fresh arrangement of the classic standard, smooth grooves and cool changes.

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LIKE SOMEONE IN LOVE version 1 key C 4:20
4 bar intro and into the theme at 7 seconds, soloing starts at 1:06, 2:05, back to the head at 3:04, continue and 3 time tag and finish.

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J149. LIKE SOMEONE IN LOVE - C Jazzville version 1
key - C - Real Book key and changes
Classic gritty Hammond Trio arrangement, perfect tempo and loads of soloing space.

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LIKE SOMEONE IN LOVE version 2 key C 4:20
4 bar intro and into the theme at 7 seconds, soloing starts at 1:06, 2:05, back to the head at 3:04, continue and 3 time tag and finish.

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J150. LIKE SOMEONE IN LOVE - C Jazzville version 2
key - C - Real Book key and changes
Wurlitzer 200A Trio arrangement, great tempo and loads of soloing space.

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LIL' DARLIN' key F 5:16
4 bar intro, 3 times thru in total - into the head at 13 secs, soloing from 1:48, back to the head at 3:25 or continue soloing and come back in at for the last section from 4:12, continue, end as per the Count Basie version - rit and phrase with the "band" and finish.

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J119. LIL' DARLIN'
key - F - range - F to Eb
I can't describe how good the Count Basie versions are of this Neal Hefti gem, the best section playing ever!
Here's a great TRIO arrangement with ample soloing space, also suitable for the vocal version - DON'T DREAM OF ANYBODY BUT ME

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LONG AGO AND FAR AWAY key F 3:50
8 bar intro and into the head at 13 seconds, 4 times in total, repeat the last line twice and finish.

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J223. LONG AGO AND FAR AWAY Jazzville
key - F - vocal range - Bb to Eb
Swinging Trio arrangement of the Jerome Kern classic standard, Real Book changes.

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LOST MIND key Bb 5:20
4 bar intro and vocal in at 12 secs, vocal thru, soloing from 1:47 vocal back thru the song again from 3:21, repeat the last line and finish.

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J97. LOST MIND
key - Bb - original key https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tk345PK5gBA
Another Mose Allison gem, in a TRIO arrangement, with extended soloing space provided.

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LOVE GETS OLD key Eb 3:14
Same form as the Chris Botti version, same key.

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J124. LOVE GETS OLD Pianotrak
key - Eb - original form and key
Based on the Chris Botti version from his album "A Thousand Kisses Deep".

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LOVERMAN key F 6:23
4 bar intro (half time feel); head then soloing; for the ending repeat the last line 3 times; ralling and finish.

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J32. LOVERMAN jazzville
key - F - Real Book changes - playing time - 6:23
Half time grooviness on this Real Book based version.

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LUCKY SEVENS key Bb 4:24
2 bar count in and 8 bar intro (unison intro, hence the 2 bar count in), continue thru the head , lots of soloing space and back into the head at 3:28 and finish as per the original version.

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J109. LUCKY SEVENS
key - Bb - playing time - 4:24
Great tune from the John Jorgenson Quintet album "Ultraspontane". Similar arrangement and feel, and perfect for a lead instrument.

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MIDNIGHT BLUE key Fm 4:51
8 bar intro and into the head at 12 seconds, soloing from 1:08, 8 bar intro again at 3:26 and head from 3:39, finishing on C7+9 then Bb13....

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J196. MIDNIGHT BLUE
key - Fm - Real Book changes, playing time 4:51
Cool Trio arrangement of the Kenny Burrell jazz classic.

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MISTY Jazzville key Eb 7:04
4 bar intro - 3 times thru in total - into the head at 14 secs, soloing from 2:19, add the end tag, rall and finish.

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J120. MISTY Jazzville
key - Eb - range - Bb to F
Beautiful TRIO arrangement of this jazz standard, lovely tempo and some lovely changes added throughout.


 

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MISTY Jazzville smooth key Eb 6:13
4 bar intro, 3 times thru in total - head starts at 12 secs, continue thru, soloing starts at 2 mins, add the end tag at 5:31, rall, vocal and Rhodes for the last line and finish,

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J121. MISTY Jazzville smooth
key - Eb - range - (optional G low note) Bb to F
Wonderful freshness in this smooth groove arrangement - great feel, cool sounds, subtle changes and builds.. perfect for a muso to put his stamp on!
 

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MOOD INDIGO key Ab 4:31
4 bar intro and into the head at 12 seconds and continue through sections A and B, soloing on both sections from 1:49, back to the A section at 3:27, from 4:07 slow down and finish.

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J161. MOOD INDIGO - Ab version 1
key - Ab - range - D to F
Wonderful trio arrangement of the classic Ellington evergreen.
Note - There are versions in Ab and Bb in the Real Books so I've added Mood Indigo versions 1 and 2 in Bb and Ab.
Same arrangement as J160 except a full tone lower.

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MOOD INDIGO key Ab 5:26
4 bar intro and into the head at 15 seconds, soloing over sections A and B starts at 2:13, back to the A section at 4:11, continue, rit the last few lines from 4:53 and finish.

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J162. MOOD INDIGO - Ab version 2
key - Ab - range - C to Eb
Lovely and slow arrangement of the classic Ellington gem.
Note - There are versions of Mood indigo in Ab and Bb in the Real Books so I've added Mood Indigo versions 1 and 2 in Bb and Ab.

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MOOD INDIGO key Bb 4:31
4 bar intro and into the head at 12 seconds and continue through sections A and B, soloing on both sections from 1:49, back to the A section at 3:27, from 4:07 slow down and finish.

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J160. MOOD INDIGO - Bb version 1
key - Bb - range - E to G
Wonderful trio arrangement of the classic Ellington evergreen.
Note - There are versions in Ab and Bb in the Real Books so I've added Mood Indigo versions 1 and 2 in Bb and Ab.

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MOOD INDIGO key Bb 5:26
4 bar intro and into the head at 15 seconds, soloing over sections A and B starts at 2:13, back to the A section at 4:11, continue, rit the last few lines from 4:53 and finish.

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J163. MOOD INDIGO - Bb version 2
key - Bb - range - D to F
Lovely and slow arrangement of the classic Ellington gem.
Note - There are versions of Mood indigo in Ab and Bb in the Real Books so I've added Mood Indigo versions 1 and 2 in Bb and Ab.
Same arrangement as J162 except a full tone higher.

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MOONLIGHT IN VERMONT key Eb 4:52
4 bar intro, theme starts at 8 secs, continue thru and include the end tag ("you and I and moonlight in Vermont...") but not in the soloing, soloing from 1:02, back to the head at 3:33, continue, at 4:23 repeat the tag twice in tempo and then again ralling and then finish.

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J107. MOONLIGHT IN VERMONT 5/4
key - Eb - vocal range - B to Eb playing time - 4:52
For the more adventurous! Cool 5/4 time arrangement of the old standard. Works great and suitable for a vocal thru first time, once you get the time signature and groove in your head. I've kept the drums and bass fairly safe but there are a few subs and passing chords added, as the track builds, so it's more suitable for frontline instruments rather than guitarists playing chords, etc

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MOONLIGHT IN VERMONT key Eb 4:31
4 bar intro and into the head at 10 sections, 4 times through in total - omit the end tag ("you and I and moonlight..") until the last time, the tempo slows at 4:05 and then piano cues for the end tag.

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J224. MOONLIGHT IN VERMONT Jazzville
key - Eb - vocal range - B to Eb
Wonderful classic standard in a lightly swinging Trio arrangement using Real Book changes.

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MORNIN' key D to Eb 4:52
4 bar intro; vocal or instrumental and continue as per the original form - NOTE the soloing space has been extended by 8 bars - instead of 8 bars of synth solo (original version) it's 16 bars and then continue as per; key change to Eb and ad libs at end plus definite ending.
Nice kicks during the Eb section!!

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J34. MORNIN'
key - D - Real Book changes - playing time - 4:52
Wonderful song that scored a massive hit for Al Jarreau.
Superb trio arrangement!

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MY FUNNY VALENTINE key Cm 7:37
As per the Warren Hill version from his album "LOVE SONGS". Please note - THIS IS A COMPLETE TRACK, not 2 versions

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J23. MY FUNNY VALENTINE smooth demo1 - Based on the Warren Hill smooth version from his album "LOVE SONGS".
J23. MY FUNNY VALENTINE smooth demo2 - once the track fully kicks in this is the feel and groove.

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MY LITTLE SUEDE SHOES key Eb 4:52
8 bar intro,5 times thru in total - head starts at 13 secs, soloing from 1:08, head back in at 3:51, continue thru and dead stop!

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J122. MY LITTLE SUEDE SHOES
key - Eb - playing time - 4:52
Wonderful Charlie Parker tune in a very cool TRIO and percussion arrangement!

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MY LITTLE SUEDE SHOES smooth key Eb 4:52
8 bar intro, 5 times thru in total - head starts at 13 secs, soloing from 1:08, head back in at 3:51, continue thru and dead stop!

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J123. MY LITTLE SUEDE SHOES smooth
key - Eb - playing time - 4:52
Wonderful Charlie Parker tune in a very cool smooth arrangement - basically the same arrangement as J122 but with fresh "smooth" sounds and grooves used!

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MY MELANCHOLY BABY key Bb 4:19
8 bar intro and into the head at 14 seconds, continue through, soloing from 1:10, 2:05, back to head at 3:00, repeat the last line 3 times and finish.

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J186. MY MELANCHOLY BABY Jazzville
key - Bb - range - A to C
Swinging Trio arrangement of this classic standard with plenty of room for soloing.

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MY ROMANCE key C 4:24
8 bar intro and into the head at 14 seconds, 4 times through in total, repeat the last line twice and finish.

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J225. MY ROMANCE Jazzville
key - C - vocal range - C to E
Super cool Trio arrangement of the Rodgers and Hart classic standard, keeping to the Real Book changes.

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MY SHINING HOUR key C 3:06
8 bar intro and into the head at 9 seconds, 5 times in total, tag the last line and tight finish.

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J226. MY SHINING HOUR Jazzville
key - C - vocal range - G to C
Bright Trio arrangement of this Harold Arlen and Johnny Mercer standard. Real Book key and changes.

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NARDIS
key - Em playing time 4:25
8 bar intro; thru head; soloing 3 times; back to head and finish. no tag

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J17. NARDIS
key Em - playing time - 4:25
Classic standard with a few tasty changes included!

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NEW ORLEANS key Bb 5:30
4 bar intro and into the theme at 13 seconds, continue through, soloing at 1:04, 1:54, 2:44, 3:35, into the head again at 4:26 and slow the last verse and finish.

J169. NEW ORLEANS
key - Bb - Real Book changes
Trio arrangement of this Dixieland standard, with lots of room for soloing.

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NOW'S THE TIME
key - F - playing time - 4min 56secs
4 bar intro ( half time feel though) ; head thru twice ; solos; head thru twice at the end ; phrase ending with the band and end on Gb13 chord!!

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J8. NOW'S THE TIME
key - F - playing time - 4:56
Fabulously funky new take on the Charlie Parker blues. Cool head with pushes in the right places ; cool chord changes ; fab funky bass line and a break down letting the soloing groove you into bad health!

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NUAGES key G 5:11
4 bar intro and into the head at 10 seconds, continue through the head, soloing at 1:46, back to head at 3:21 - NOTE - unison with the band in straight quavers at the pickup only, going into the head again..., continue through, slow the last line and finish on G major 7th.

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J191. NUAGES
key - G - Real Book changes, standard key.
The wonderful Django Reinhardt classic, in a lovely Trio arrangement.

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ON GREEN DOLPHIN STREET key Eb 4:04
4 bar intro (half time feel); thru the head then soloing; back to head at 3:04; continue; 3 time tag the last line and finish.

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J38. ON GREEN DOLPHIN STREET jazzville
key - Eb - Real Book changes - range - E to G
Cool and funky trio groove for this classic jazz standard.

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ON THE STREET WHERE YOU LIVE key Bb 4:52
4 bar intro and into the theme at 7 seconds, continue through, soloing at 2:19, continue through, back in to the last verse at 3:57, tag the last line and finish.

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J170. ON THE STREET WHERE YOU LIVE Jazzville
key - Bb - range - Bb to Eb
Classic Trio arrangement, at a great tempo, of this classic Broadway gem. Also suitable for a vocal - twice through the full song.

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ONCE I LOVED key A 6:11
8 bar intro and into the head at 16 seconds, 4 times through in total and finish.

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J227. ONCE I LOVED Jazzville
key - A - vocal range - F# to A
Trio arrangement of this Antonio Carlos Jobim Bossa Nova classic. Real Book changes and form.
 

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OPUS 5 key Bb playing time 3:20
4 bar intro and into the head at 3 secs, same form, feel and soloing space as the original version.

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J110. OPUS 5
key - Bb - playing time - 3:20
Based on the Dutch Swing College Band version, with an intro added.

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ORNITHOLOGY key G 3:28
8 bar intro and into the head at 10 seconds, 3 times soloing, back to the head at 2:45 and tight finish.

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J208. ORNITHOLOGY
key - G - Real Book changes
Trio arrangement of the classic Charlie Parker take on How High The Moon changes! Brighter in tempo and all the kicks in the right places.

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OUR LOVE IS HERE TO STAY key Bb 3:32
8 bar intro, head, soloing, head, tag the last 2 bars - 2 bars in Db, back down again to 2 bars in Bb and finish.

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J84. OUR LOVE IS HERE TO STAY
key - Bb - vocal range - F to A - playing time - 3:32
Mid tempo mainstream Quartet arrangement of this evergreen old standard.

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PASTEL key F 5:45
Form as per the original Kenny G version.

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J24. PASTEL

key - F Instrumental
KENNY G instrumental that scored a massive wordwide album hit.

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PERDIDO key Bb playing time 5:22
4 bar intro, head in at 7 secs, soloing at 56 secs on the break, continue thru soloing, head back in at 4:23 and dead stop.

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J44. PERDIDO
key - Bb - playing time - 5:22
Swing arrangement of the popular jazz standard.

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PERDIDO latin key Bb playing time 4:32
4 bar intro, head in at 7 secs, soloing, back to the head at 3:31, continue and dead stop.

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J45. PERDIDO latin
key - Bb - playing time - 4:32
Cool latin arrangement of the jazz standard.

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PETITE FLEUR key Gm 2:42
4 bar intro and into main theme at 8 secs, continue thru for soloing and finish.

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J106. PETITE FLEUR
key - Gm - playing time - 2:42
Very cool guitar based quartet arrangement of the popular Sidney Bechet tune.

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POLKA DOTS AND MOONBEAMS key F 6:29
4 bar intro and into the head at 15 seconds, 3 times through in total, rit the last line and finish.

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J228. POLKA DOTS AND MOONBEAMS Jazzville
key - F - vocal range - C to E
Lovely Trio arrangement of this wonderful Jimmy Van Heusen and lyrics by Johnny Burke song. Real Book changes.

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RECORDA ME key Am 4:10
8 bar intro, through the head twice from 11 seconds, 3 times soloing from 57 seconds, back to head from 3:13, twice through and out - finish on Bb13 at 3:58.

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J39. RECORDA ME
key - Am - based on the Real Book version, with a few subs thrown in!
The classic Joe Henderson bossa in a cool groove with percussion added.

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RECORDA ME key Am 5:08
8 bar intro, through the head twice from 14 seconds, 3 times full soloing from 1:11, back to head from 3:57, twice through and out - finish on Bb13 at 4:54.

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J156. RECORDA ME smooth
key - Am - based on the Real Book version, with a few subs thrown in!
The classic Joe Henderson bossa in a smooth arrangement. Same arrangement as J39 except the tempo is slower and a change of instrumentation - electric piano, vocal beat box and vocal bass!

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ROBBIN'S NEST key C 4:45
4 bar intro and into the theme at 8 secs, continue thru and soloing from 1:15, 2:22, back into the main theme at 3:29 and nice tight finish.

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J129. ROBBIN'S NEST
key - C - playing time - 4:45
Lightly swinging TRIO arrangement of this great instrumental. There's also a version with lyrics, by Ella Fitzgerald.

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RUSSIAN LULLABY key Cm 3:40
4 bar intro, into the head and then 2 choruses and finish.

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J80. RUSSIAN LULLABY
key - Cm - playing time - 3:40
Great Quartet arrangement of this Irving Berlin tune.

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SAMBA DE ORFEU version 1 key C 4:17
8 bar intro and into the main theme at 7 secs, continue thru the head, soloing starts at 1:07 and this contains alternate changes - instead of the changes at 17 secs being Dm7 and G7 they are Ebm7 and Ab7 for the soloing only. Check out the DEMOS below. Back to the main theme from the last bridge section at 3:37 and continue with the head, repeat the last 4 bars 3 times and finish.

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J130. SAMBA DE ORFEU version 1
J130 SOLOING CHANGES demo
key - C - playing time - 4:17
Fabulous trio plus percussion arrangement of this latin gem.

 

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SAMBA DE ORFEU version 2 key C 4:17
8 bar intro and into the main theme at 7 secs, continue thru the head, soloing starts at 1:07 and this contains the original changes. Check out the DEMOS below. Back to the main theme from the last bridge section at 3:37 and continue with the head, repeat the last 4 bars 3 times and finish.

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J131. SAMBA DE ORFEU version 2
J131. SOLOING CHANGES demo
key - C - playing time - 4:17
Fabulous trio plus percussion arrangement of this latin gem.

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SATIN DOLL Jazzville key C 5:33
4 bar intro and into the head at 7 secs, continue thru and soloing from 1:06, 2:05, 3:04, back to the head at 4:03, 3 time tag and finish.

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J132. SATIN DOLL Jazzville
key - C - range - G to D
Wonderful TRIO arrangement of the Ellington classic, in a great mid tempo, specially geared up for extended soloing.

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SATIN DOLL smooth key C 3:36
4 bar intro and into the main theme at 8 secs, thru 3 times, tag the last line and finish.

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J71. SATIN DOLL smooth
key - C - range - G to D
"Vocalese" arrangement, in a smooth groove, of the old Ellington standard. Three times thru..

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SATIN DOLL smooth version 2 key C 4:31
4 bar intro and into the head at 7 secs, continue thru, soloing from 1:07, 2:05, main theme at 3:04 (funky pedal chords!), 3 times tag and finish.

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J133. SATIN DOLL smooth version 2
key - C - range - G to D
Super smooth jazz arrangement of the jazz classic.

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SECRET LOVE key Bb 5:06
8 bar intro and intro the head at 10 seconds, continue through, soloing at 1:07, 2:04, 3:02, back into the head at 3:59, continue through and tight finish.

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J172. SECRET LOVE - Bb Jazzville
key - Bb - range - F to Bb
Another fresh Trio arrangement, in a different key, with lots of soloing space provided.

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SECRET LOVE key Eb 5:08
8 bar intro and into the head at 9 seconds, continue through, soloing at 1:06, 2:04, 3:02, into the head again at 3:59, continue through, tag the last line and tight finish.

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J171. SECRET LOVE - Eb Jazzville
Great Trio arrangement of this Doris Day classic that has became a jazz standard. Great for soloing over and at a pretty cool tempo.

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SECRET LOVE key Eb 3:36
8 bar intro and into the main theme at 8 secs, continue thru the song 4 times in total - 55 secs, 1:43, 2:31, tag the last line and finish.

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J140. SECRET LOVE - Eb organ
key - Eb - range - Bb to Eb
A live recorded, at a gig, organ based arrangement of this great old standard, uptempo and punchy!
Works great with a frontline instrument and/or vocal.

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SECRET LOVE smooth key Eb 3:51
8 bar intro and into the main theme at 11 secs, 3 times thru, at 3:29 you're playing the last line, at 3:32 you're repeating it but a full tone up, at 3:34 you're repeating the original last line and finish.

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J72. SECRET LOVE smooth
key - Eb - range - Bb to Eb
A funky smooth arrangement of the old Doris Day hit, with half time swing grooves in a vocalese "Take 6" arrangement, 3 times thru.

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SEVENTH SON key Ab 3:36
2 bar intro then soloing first, vocal in at 43 secs, soloing from 1:28, vocal back in at 2:47, continue and tag the last line and finish.

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J98. SEVENTH SON
key - Ab - original key https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1EngRmYu_vs
Mose Allison gem, TRIO arrangement with a double chorus to solo on from the start and then the vocal in at 43 secs, with extended soloing as well.

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SHE'S FUNNY THAT WAY key Eb 6:31
4 bar piano intro and into the head at 10 secs, continue and solo, back to the head at 4:39, continue, rall the last line and finish.

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J56. SHE'S FUNNY THAT WAY (Jazzville)
key - Eb - playing time - 6:31
Great mid tempo TRIO arrangement of this wonderful old tune.

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SISTER SADIE key G 4:52
8 bar intro and into the head - funky groove!, soloing from 57 secs, head again at 3:58, tight finish - G13+11!

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J85. SISTER SADIE
key - G - playing time - 4:52
Great Horace Silver tune.
Very cool, mid tempo trio arrangement with a funky groove for the main head!

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SKYLARK key Eb 6:04
4 bar intro; thru as per Real Book version then soloing; rall and finish.

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J35. SKYLARK jazzville
key - Eb - Real Book changes - playing time - 6:04
Wonderful trio ballad version of this classy standard.

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 SKYLARK key Eb 4:44
4 bar intro (half time feel); thru the head; soloing; rall the last line and finish.

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J36. SKYLARK jazzville funky
key - Eb - Real Book changes - playing time - 4:44
Super cool funky trio arrangement.

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SO WHAT key Cm 4:20
8 bar intro and into main theme at 10 secs, soloing from 57 secs, back into the head at 3:14, continue and finish.

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J100. SO WHAT - Cm
key - Cm - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bh4n0xu7Zhg
Same version as J99 but in the Eddie Jefferson key, making it suitable for a vocal, scat plus soloing as well!

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SO WHAT key Dm 4:20
8 bar intro and into main theme at 10 secs, soloing from 57 secs, back into the head at 3:14, continue and finish.

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J99. SO WHAT - Dm
key - Dm - playing time - 4:20
Very cool TRIO arrangement of the Mile Davis classic! Builds nicely for soloing.
Check out J100 for the same track but in the same key as Eddie Jefferson, the vocalese master. Perfect for a vocal and soloing space as well.

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SOFTLY AS IN A MORNING SUNRISE
key - Cm playing time 3:44
8 bar intro ; head ; 4 times soloing ; back to head  - triplet unison leading to the bridge; continue ; no tag and finish.

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J16. SOFTLY AS IN A MORNING SUNRISE
key Cm - range - C to F - playing time 3:44
Bright arrangement (220 bpm) of this old standard - loads of room to solo and it breaks done to drums and bass as well.

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SOME OF THESE DAYS key F 4:12
8 bar intro (with a half tempo samba feel) and into the head at 8 seconds, continue through, soloing at 42 seconds, 1:16, 1:49, 2:22, 2:55, back to head at 3:28, continue through and tight finish.

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J173. SOME OF THESE DAYS Jazzville
key - F - range - D to D
Cool samba arrangement of this classic old standard, with oodles of soloing space provided!

 

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SOMEDAY MY PRINCE WILL COME key Bb 5:44

The someday my price will come backing track has a 8 bar intro; thru the head then soloing; back to the head at 4:45. Tag the last 2 bars and last 2 bars; ad lib and finish. This is an outstanding piece and one of my personal favourites. Click on the ‘someday my prince will come’ to listen to a short preview or click ‘buy now’ to purchase the someday my prince will come backing track.

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J19. SOMEDAY MY PRINCE WILL COME - Bb
 key Bb - playing time - 5:44
very cool arrangement ; a few 4 over 3 feels; nice substitutions added and loads of soloing space!

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SONG FOR MY FATHER key Fm 5:39
4 bar intro; thru the head TWICE; soloing from 1:37 and build; at the breakdown either go back into the head or solo; back in at the bridge with the theme; ad lib ending / 3 time tag and finish.

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J37. SONG FOR MY FATHER
key Fm - Real Book changes - playing time - 5:39
Wonderful and fresh trio take on this Horace Silver classic!
Great feel as it builds and a cool breakdown before the last head.

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SOPHISTICATED LADY key Ab 5:24
4 bar intro; thru the head then solos - basically thru the full song twice rall and finish.

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J40. SOPHISTICATED LADY
key - Ab - range - B to Gb
Wonderful new trio version of the Ellington gem - would suit musician or male vocal (with the range!) providing the main theme then soloist. Based on the Real Book version with a few subs thrown in.

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SOUVENIRS DE NOS PERES key Gm 4:46
Same form as the original John Jorgenson quintet version, minus the clarinet obligato at the very start. So, I've added a 1 bar intro and the lead instrument starts at 2 secs. Same ending as the album version.

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J112. SOUVENIRS DE NOS PERES
key - Gm - playing time - 4:46
Here's a very cool tune from John Jorgenson, on his album "One Stolen Night". Checkout the Quintet on youtube....

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ST. THOMAS version 1 3:36
8 bar intro (double tempo latin) and into the head at 9 seconds, twice around the head and soloing (times 2) starts at 43 seconds, 1:15, 1:49, 2:22, 2:38, head again at 2:56 (twice) and dead stop!

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J151. ST. THOMAS version 1
key - C - Real Book key and changes (a couple of alternate changes added)
Typical Latin vibe for this classic Sonny Rollins tune but maybe not typically a Hammond trio! Classic sounds, great drumming and a great tempo.
 

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ST. THOMAS version 2 3:36
8 bar intro (double tempo latin) and into the head at 9 seconds, twice around the head and soloing (times 2) starts at 43 seconds, 1:15, 1:49, 2:22, 2:38, head again at 2:56 (twice) and dead stop!

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J152. ST. THOMAS version 2
key - C - Real Book key and changes (a couple of alternate changes added)
Typical Latin vibe for this classic Sonny Rollins tune in a classic Rhodes Trio arrangement.
Classic sounds, great drumming and a great tempo.

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STAR EYES key Eb 4:43
4 bar intro and into the head at 10 seconds, continue through, soloing at 1:36, 3:01, back into the bridge head at 3:41 and continue to the end with the melody and finish.

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J187. STAR EYES
key - Eb - range - Db to Eb
Trio arrangement of a great jazz standard! Real Book changes.
 

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STEALIN' APPLES key D 4:21
4 bar intro, thru the head then soloing. Back to the head at 3:34 and finish.

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J49. STEALIN' APPLES
key - D - playing time - 4:21
Great trio arrangement of this gem so associated with Benny Goodman. Lots of soloing space and a cool swing tempo.

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STELLA BY STARLIGHT key Bb 3:54
8 bar intro and into the head at 12 seconds, 4 times through in total and finish.

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J237. STELLA BY STARLIGHT Jazzville
key - Bb Real Book changes, vocal range - Bb to F
Trio arrangement of this jazz standard. I keep to the Real Book changes although I have substituted the Cm7b5 and F7b9 at bars 29 and 30 with C#m7-F#7-/Cm7b5-F7b9-/ .
 

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STRAIGHT NO CHASER
key - F playing time - 3:30
Fab and funky arrangement of the Monk gem!
Twice thru the head then solos ; with some cool alternative chord changes!
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SUGAR key Cm 5:36
8 bar intro and into the head at 14 seconds, through the head twice, soloing from 1:16, back to the head at 4:20, through twice and finish on Ab13+11.

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J197. SUGAR
key - Cm - playing time 5:36
Superb trio arrangement of the jazz classic. Note that the Real Book changes are slightly different than the original Stanley Turrentine Sextet recording.

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SWEET AND LOVELY key C 3:48
4 bar intro and into the theme at 10 seconds, continue through, soloing from 1:19, 2:30, into the bridge head at 3:05, continue with the melody and finish.

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J188. SWEET AND LOVELY Jazzville
key - C - range - B to D
A classy standard with a great bridge, in a lightly swinging Trio arrangement.

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SWEET AND LOVELY version 2 key C 5:32
4 bar intro and into the head at 13 seconds, continue though, soloing from 1:53, 3:38, back into the bridge head at 4:25 and continue through and finish.

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J189. SWEET AND LOVELY version 2 Jazzville
key - C - range - B to D
Gorgeous Trio arrangement of this classic standard, this time at a ballad tempo that swings lightly as the soloing builds. Real Book changes.
 

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SWEET GEORGIA BROWN key Ab 3:11
8 bar intro and into main theme at 8 secs, soloing for 3 choruses, back into head at 2:20 and 4 bar drum fill and last 4 bars outro.

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J76. SWEET GEORGIA BROWN Ab Jazzville
key - Ab playing time - 3:11
A standard Quartet arrangement of this old jazz classic.

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SWEET LORRAINE keys F,G and Ab 6:59
4 bar intro and into the head at 10 seconds, soloing in F from 1:28, 2:45, 4:03, key change to G and back to the head at 5:21, break down at the bridge from 5:59, key change to Ab for the last verse at 6:18, continue and tag the last line and finish.

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J177. SWEET LORRAINE Jazzville
keys - F, G and Ab - range - C to F
Wonderful Trio arrangement of the classic Nat King Cole hit, perfect for an instrumentalist with lots of soloing space provided - please note the 2 key changes.

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SWING A LA CHOPIN original key 4:24
piano intro and into the main theme and tempo at 27 secs, continue thru, soloing, and finish. Loosely based on the Antti Sarpila version from the album "We'd Like New York In June".

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J141. SWING A LA CHOPIN
key - original
Loosely based on the album version from "We'd Like New York In June" by clarinettist Antti Sarpila, with plenty of room to solo over.

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SWINGIN' MACHINE key Ab 3:22
2 bar intro and vocal in at 3 secs, continue thru, soloing from 52 secs, vocal back in at the bridge at 2:38, continue thru, outro and 2 bar break at the end and finish.

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J101. SWINGIN' MACHINE
key - Ab - original key  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8EcuSdQDPlQ
Cool TRIO arrangement of the Mose Allison tune, with extended soloing space provided.

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TAKE FIVE key Ebm 3:20
4 bar intro and into the head at 7 seconds, continue through the head and soloing starts at 54 seconds - soloing around the A section only, back to the head at 2:24 and finish.

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J210. TAKE FIVE
key - Ebm - Real Book
The Paul Desmond classic, performed on the classic "Time Out" album  by Dave Brubeck Quartet, of which Desmond was a member at the time. Believed to be the biggest selling jazz single ever. Here's a typical 50's sounding Trio arrangement, in the original key, with a few subs thrown in as the soloing builds. You'll feel where the reprise head comes back in as the comping and playing intensity changes.

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TAKE THE A TRAIN key Bb 3:51
4 bar intro and into the head at 6 seconds, soloing at 1:00, 1:53, riff from 2:46, bridge at 3:12, continue and finish.

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J179. TAKE THE A TRAIN - Bb
key - Bb - range - D to D
Reworked 2018 version of M207, slowed down with new Trio sounds!
Same arrangement as J178 except a full tone lower.

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TAKE THE A TRAIN key C 3:51
4 bar intro and into the head at 6 seconds, soloing at 1:00, 1:53, riff from 2:46, bridge at 3:12, continue and finish.

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J178. TAKE THE A TRAIN - C
key - C - range - E to E
Reworked 2018 version of M207, slowed down with new Trio sounds!

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TANGERINE key F 6:05
Piano only 4 bar intro and into the main theme at 14 secs, continue thru 3 times in total.

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J59. TANGERINE
key - F - (vocal range - C to D) - playing time 6:05
Really lovely Quartet - trio plus Hammond organ - ballad arrangement, loosely based on the classic Ben Webster,Coleman Hawkins and Oscar Peterson 1957 album version. Can also be used as a vocal with an extra chorus for a musician to solo over..
Also available with the organ removed - search for J59 NO SOLO..

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TENDERLY smooth key Eb 3:45
4 bar intro and into the main theme at 14 secs, 3 times thru, at 3:06 you're repeating the last line (leaving out "so tenderly") twice - "you took my lips you took my love" and then repeating the full line and finish.

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J73. TENDERLY smooth
key - Eb - range - Bb to F
Very lovely smooth arrangement of the old standard, laidback coolness, 3 times thru.

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TEQUILA key C playing time 6:00
Similar arrangement as the David Sandborn version - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QY9lKu3pyX8

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J111. TEQUILA
key - C - playing time - 6:00
Based on the David Sandborn version from his album "Timeagain". Check out the original on youtube....

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THAT OLD FEELING version 1 key Eb 3:51
8 bar intro and into the head at 13 seconds, soloing from 1:05, 1:56, head again at 2:48, continue and finish.

MP3 DEMO:
J153. THAT OLD FEELING - Eb version 1
key - Eb - Real Book key and changes
Classic Hammond trio in a swinging arrangement of this great old standard.

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THAT OLD FEELING version 2 key Eb 3:51
8 bar intro and into the head at 13 seconds, soloing from 1:05, 1:56, head again at 2:48, continue and finish.

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J154. THAT OLD FEELING - Eb version 2
key - Eb - Real Book key and changes
Wonderful Fender Rhodes trio arrangement in a swinging arrangement of this great old standard.

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THE BLUES MY NAUGHTY SWEETIE GIVES TO ME key Gm 4:10
4 bar intro, head in at 7 secs, continue thru, 2 choruses for soloing, head again at 3:01, continue and finish.

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J81. THE BLUES MY NAUGHTY SWEETIE GIVES TO ME
key - Gm - playing time - 4:10
Great Quartet arrangement of this early old gem, covered by Sidney Bechet and lots of great musos and singers.

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THE CHARLESTON key Bb 2:44
8 bar intro and into the theme at 10 secs, 2 times soloing and back into the head at 2 mins and finish.

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J136. THE CHARLESTON
key - Bb - playing time 2:44
Massively popular dance and tune from the 20's!

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THE DAYS OF WINE AND ROSES key F 5:00
4 bar intro; thru the head; soloing twice; 3 time tag and finish.

MP3 DEMO:
J25. THE DAYS OF WINE AND ROSES
key - F - playing time  - 5:00
Moody and cool arrangement of the classic Mancini tune with loads of soloing space..

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