Lionel Grigson: A Jazz Chord Book (Jazzwise, 3rd Edition, 1995)

Lionel Grigson: A Jazz Chord Book (Jazzwise, 3rd Edition, 1995)

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The 3rd edition of A Jazz Chord Book contains chord progressions for over 350 of the most commonly played standards and jazz originals, selected and arranged by Lionel Grigson. Each tune is clearly presented in a 4- or 8-bar-to-a-line format, with first and second time bars offset for ease of reading. Used and treasured by working musicians everywhere. Melodies not included.

"Lionel's changes are the only ones" - Ray Warleigh (alto saxophone)
"Your book is so good that my bassist keeps nicking it. Please send me another copy." - Barry Venus (piano)
"A treasure house of chord sequences" - Miles Kington
"Indispensable" - Brian Priestley (piano)
"Extremely valuable" - Musician
"Proper sequences, which really work" - Duncan Lamont (tenor saxophone)

 

Example 'grid' of Body and Soul from the book:

 

Body and Soul from Lionel Grigson's A Jazz Chord Book

 

357 Songs
Afro-Blue; Afternoon In Paris; After You've Gone; Ain't Misbehavin' Airegin; Alice In Wonderland; All Of Me; All Of You; All The Things You Are; Alone Together; Always; Angel Eyes; April In Paris; As Time Goes By; At Sundown; Autumn In New York; Autumn Leaves; Avalon;

 

Baby Won't You Please Come Home; Ballin' The Jack; Basin Street Blues; Baubles, Bangles & Beads; Beautiful Love; Be My Love; Bemsha Swing; Bernie's Tune; Between The Devil & The Deep; Blue Sea; Bewitched , Bothered & Bewildered; Black Nile; Blue & Sentimental; Blue Bossa; Blue In Green; Blue Moon; Blue Room; Blue Turning Grey Over You; Blues: various harmonisations; Body and Soul; Bolivia; Bouncing With Bud; Boy Next Door, The; Brazil; Broadway; Buddy Bolden's Blues; But Beautiful; But Not For Me; Bye Bye Blackbird;

 

Can't Help Loving That; Man Of Mine; Caravan; Careless Love; Carnival; Central Park West; Ceora; C'est Si Bon; Chelsea Bridge; Cherokee; Chloe; Come Rain or Come Shine; Con Alma; Confirmation; Cousin Mary; Crazy Rhythm; Crisis; Cry Me A River; Crystal Silence; Cubano Chant;

 

Daahoud; Dance Of The Infidels; Darn That Dream; Day By Day; Days Of Wine & Roses; Dearly Beloved; Deed I Do; Deep Purple; Delirium; Desafinado; Django; Dolphin Dance; Donna Lee; Don't Blame Me; Don't Get Around Much Anymore; Doxy;

 

Easy Living; Easy To Love; Ecaroh; Elsa; Embraceable You; Emily; End Of A Love Affair; Epistrophy; Everything I Love; Every Time We Say Goodbye; Exactly Like You;

 

Falling In Love With Love; Fascinating Rhythm; Fine And Dandy; Fine Romance, A; Five Hundred Miles High; Fly Me To The Moon; Foggy Day, A; Fooling Myself; For All We Know; For Heaven's Sake; Four;

 

Gee Baby Ain't I Good To You; George's Dilemma; Georgia; Ghost Of A Chance; Giant Steps; Girl From Ipanema; God Bless The Child; Gone With The Wind; Good Bait; Goodbye Pork Pie Hat; Good Life, The; Grooveyard; Grooving High;

 

Half Nelson; Hank's Tune; Have You Met Miss Jones?; Here's That Rainy Day; Honeysuckle Rose; Hot House; How Deep Is The Ocean?; How High The Moon; How Insensitive; How Long Has This Been Going; On?; How My Heart Sings;

 

I Can't Get Started; I Can't Give You Anything But Love; I Could Write A Book; I Cover The Waterfront; I Didn't Know What Time It Was; I Fall In Love Too Easily; If I Had You; If I Should Lose You; If You Could See Me Now; I Get A Kick Out Of You; I Got It Bad And That Ain't Good; I Got Rhythm; I Hear A Rhapsody; I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart; I'll Never Smile Again; I'll Remember April; I'll Take Romance; Ill Wind; I Love You ; I'm A Fool To Want You; I'm Beginning To See The Light; I'm Getting Sentimental Over You; I'm In The Mood For Love; I'm Old Fashioned; In A Mellotone; In A Sentimental Mood; Indiana; Invitation; In Walked Bud; In Your Own Sweet Way; I Remember Clifford; I Remember You; I Should Care; Isn't It Romantic; Israel; I Surrender Dear; It Could Happen To You; It Don't Mean A Thing;(if it ain't got that swing); I Thought About You; It Had To Be You; It Might As Well Be Spring; It's You Or No-One; I Want To Talk About You;

 

Jazz Me Blues; Jeannine; Jordu; Joy Spring; Jubilation; Just Friends; Just One Of Those Things; Just You Just Me;

 

Lady Be Good; Ladybird; Lamp Is Low, The; Laura; Lazybird; Like Someone In Love; Limehouse Blues; Little Niles; Little Rock Getaway; Louise; Love For Sale; Love Me Or Leave Me; Lover; Lover Come Back To Me; Loverman; Love Walked In; Lullaby Of Birdland; Lush Life;

 

Maiden Voyage; Making Whoopee; Man I Love, The; Mean To Me; Meditation; Memories Of You; Mercy Mercy Mercy; Mexican Hip Dance; Minority; Misty; Moment's Notice; Monk's Dream; Mood Indigo; Moonlight In Vermont; Moonray; Move; Muskrat Ramble; My Favourite Things; My Foolish Heart; My Funny Valentine; My Man's Gone Now; My Old Flame; My One & Only Love; My Romance; My Ship;

 

Naima; Namely You; Nardis; Nica's Dream; Nice Work If You Can Get It; Night & Day; Night Has 1000 Eyes, The; Nightingale Sang In Berkley Square; Night In Tunisia, A; Nobody Knows You When You're Down & Out; No Two People; Nuages;

 

Off Minor; Old Folks; Once I Loved; Once Upon A Summertime; One Note Samba; On Green Dolphin Street; On The Sunny Side Of The Street; Ornithology; Our Delight; Our Love Is Here To Stay; Out Of Nowhere; Out Of The Night; Over The Rainbow;

 

Paper Moon, It's Only A; Pennies From Heaven; Pensativa; Pent-Up House; People Will Say We're In Love; Peri's Scope; Please Don't Talk About Me When I'm Gone; Poinciana; Polkadots & Moonbeams; Prelude To A Kiss;

 

Quiet Nights (Corcovado);

 

Recorda-Me; Rosetta; Round About Midnight; Ruby My Dear;

 

Saint Louis Blues; Saint Thomas; Satin Doll; Scrapple From The Apple; September In The Rain; Seven Come Eleven; Seven Steps To Heaven; Shadow Of Your Smile, The; Shine On Harvest Moon; Silver's Serenade; Skylark; Slow Boat To China; Smoke Gets In Your Eyes; Softly As In A Morning Sunrise; Solar; Solitude; Somebody Loves Me; Someday My Prince Will Come; Someone To Watch Over Me; Some Time Ago; Song For My Father; Soon; Sophisticated Lady; Speak Low; Spring Is Here; Stablemates; Stairway To The Stars; Stardust; Star Eyes; Stella By Starlight; Stomping At The Savoy; Stranger In Paradise; Strollin' Struttin' With Some Barbecue; Summertime; Sweet Georgia Brown; Sweet Lorraine; Swinging The Samba; Swonderful; Syeeda's Song Flute;

 

Tadd's Delight; Take The A Train; Taking A Chance On Love; Tangerine; Tea For Two; Tenderly; The Nearness Of You; The More I See You; There Is No Greater Love; There Will Never Be Another You; The Song Is You; The Thrill Is Gone; They Can't Take That; Away From Me; Things We Did Last Summer, The; This Can't Be Love; This Time The Dream's On Me; Thou Swell; Time After Time; Tin Tin Deo; Tune Up;

 

Ugetsu; Up Jumped Spring;

 

Waltz For Debbie; Wave; Weaver Of Dreams; We'll Be Together Again; Well You Needn't; What Is This Thing Called Love?; What's New?; When I Fall In Love; When You Wish Upon A Star; Who Can I Turn To?; Wild Man Blues; Willow Weep For Me; Will You Still Be Mine?; Witchcraft; Without A Song; Wonder Why?; Woody'n You; Wrap Your Troubles In Dreams;

 

Yardbird Suite; Yesterdays; You & The Night;& The Music; You'd Be So Nice To Come Home To; You Don't Know What Love Is; You Go To My Head; You Leave Me Breathless; You Make Me Feel So Young; You're My Everything; You Stepped Out Of A Dream.

 

Book, 127 pages, comb bound