The Jazz Piano Player: Autumn Leaves and 15 Other Classic Jazz Standards
16 jazz classics in an ingenious new format for jazz pianists. Each piece is presented in two formats: the first version includes melody, lyrics and basic chord structure, ideal for improvisation. The second version is a superb arrangement for piano solo, for intermediate level pianists. All the songs are helpfully included in their standard keys, so pianists will be able to play with other jazz musicians.
Tunes include - My Funny Valentine, Autumn Leaves, September Song, Try To Remember, I Could Write A Book, Nice Work If You Can Get It, I Didn't Know What Time It Was, Embraceable You, Summertime, Emily, Ev'ry Time We Say Goodbye, I Get A Kick Out Of You, Come Rain Or Come Shine, Ain't Misbehavin', Someone To Watch Over Me, I Got It Bad And That Ain't Good.
The free CD included features full performances of all the arrangements by pianist John Kember. An essential new resource for all jazz pianists - a great way in for players wanting to make a transition into jazz, as well as for pianists wanting to develop their own style.
Bk/CD, 64 pages