World's Greatest Fake Book (Sher Music Co, 1983)

World's Greatest Fake Book (Sher Music Co, 1983)

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Composer-approved transcriptions, exactly as recorded, of over 200 Jazz and Fusion compositions from the 1950s to the early 1980s. Includes melody and chord progressions, horn harmony parts, separate bass parts, sample drum parts, rhythm section figures, chord voicings, lyrics, intros and endings. C Concert edition. Spiral bound, 484 pages.

"The pieces are very true to the original musicgreat for any students of jazz or as a reference book for any musician." -  Chick Corea

"Outstanding material - setting high standards of excellence of future legal fake books." -  Jazz Educators Journal

205 Songs
Jazz and Fusion compositions exactly as recorded by:

John Abercrombie Arcade; Foolish Door; Cannonball Adderley Nippon Soul; Nat Adderley Never Say Yes; Teaneck;


Richie Beirach October 10th; Dark Lady; Leaving; Stray; Angela Bofill Only Love; Clifford Brown Daahoud; Bunny Brunel Listen Now; Everywhere;


George Cables Think On Me; Ebony Moonbeams; Quiet Fire; Secrets of Love; Sarah Cassey Windflower; Shadowland; Joe Chambers Caravanessa; Teddy Charles Route Four; Richie Cole Harolds House of Jazz; New York Afternoon; D.C. Farewell; Ornette Coleman Una Muy Bonita; The Blessing; Humpty Dumpty; John Coltrane Resolution; Pursuance; Straight Street; Chick Corea Capuccino; High Wire The Aerialist; Humpty Dumpty; Now He Sings Now He Sobs; Sicily; Samba Song;Tones For Joan's Bones; Return To Forever; Inner Space; Straight Up And Down; The One Step; Central Park;


Miles Davis Boplicity; Smooch; Jack DeJohnette Silver Hollow; Eric Dolphy Miss Ann; Something Sweet, Something Tender; George Duke Brazilian Love Affair; Love Reborn; Festival; Someday, Daisy Mae; Lemme At It; Larry Dunlap Flight;


Booker Ervin Scoochie; Bill Evans Twelve Tone Tune;


Russell Ferrante Monmouth College Fight Song; Pass It On; Man In The Moon; Clare Fischer Morning; Pensativa; Tommy Flanagan Freight Trane; Robben Ford Magic Sam; Tee Time for Eric; David Friesen Pathway; Other Mansions; Dave Frishberg A Little Taste; Listen Here;


Dizzy Gillespie And the Melody Still Lingers On; Bebop; Kent Glenn In Blossom; Mick Goodrick Summer Band Camp; Dexter Gordon Fried Bananas; Jay Graydon Twilight Zone; Smile Again; On the Boulevard; Nothing You Can Do About It; After The Love Has Gone; Don Grolnick Pools; David Grusin Phantazia;


Charlie Haden Song For Che; Silence; Jim Hall All Across The City; Blue Dove; Osaka Express; Romaine; Young One; Herbie Hancock Tell Me A Bedtime Story; Oliloqui Valley; Little One; Come Running To Me; I Thought It Was You; Driftin; 4 am; The Maze; Jimmy Heath A Sound For Sore Ears; A Sassy Samba; Big P; A New Blue; Jon Hendricks Cloudburst; Derrick Hoitsma Share Your Love; Freddie Hubbard The Love Connection; Neo Terra; Povo; Thermo; Bobby Hutcherson Highway One; The Littlest One of All; I Wanna Stand Over There; No Siree Bob;


Sam Jones Del Sasser;


Steve Kuhn Something Everywhere; Random Thoughts;


Neil Larsen Jungle Fever; Lennie Lasher Night Flower; Champotch; Mark Levine Serengeti; Something Old, Something New; Dave Liebman A Brite Piece; A Dance For Your Thoughts; New Breed; Jeff Lorber Water Sign; Katherine; Magic Lady;


Bob Magnusson Revelation 21:4; Mel Martin SFs Dream; Greg Mathieson Im Home; Bill Mays Take Some Time to Walk With the One You Love; Paul McCandless Hungry Heart; Moon and Mind; Bobby McFerrin Jubilee; Jim McNeely The Plot Thickens; Burgundy And The Virgin Snow; Charles Mingus Free Cell Block F Tis Nazi USA; I X Love; Smooch; Grachan Moncur III Frankenstein; Wes Montgomery SOS; George Mraz What Does It Matter; Blues For Sarka; Susan Muscarella A Sweet And Sorrowful Fantasy;


Milton Nascimento One Coin; Exits And Flags;


Oliver Nelson Images; 111-44; Mike Nock In, Out & Around; Love Child; Dark Light;


Ray Obiedo True Or False;


Charlie Parker Quasimodo; Jaco Pastorius Punk Jazz; Teen Town; Gary Peacock Vignette; Duke Pearson Jeannine;


Jimmy Raney Motion; Lee Ritenour/Ernie Watts Bullet Train; Jimmy Rowles The Peacocks;


Larry Schneider Tomato Kiss; John Scofield Rough House; Looks Like Meringue; Spoons; V; Cassidas; Aileron; The Beatles; Woody Shaw Rosewood; Woody 1 On The New Ark; Green St.Caper; Wayne Shorter Palladium; Lusitanos; When It Was Now; Elegant People; Children Of The Night; This Is For Albert; One By One; Lester Left Town; Pinocchio; Suspended Sentence; Infant Eyes; Witch Hunt; Judy Singh Time Is Right;


Eugenio Toussaint Sunset At Sunset; Las Pulgas Freeway; Lennie Tristano Lennie's Pennies; McCoy Tyner Aisha; Fly With The Wind; Peresina; In Search Of My Heart; Senor Carlos; Utopia;


Marcos Valle If You Went Away; The Face I Love;


Ulf Wakenius Cutting Edge; Mal Waldron Duquility; Soul Eyes; Vince Wallace City By The Bay; The Missing Link; Phil Woods Cool Aide;


Joe Zawinul A Remark You Made; Birdland; Young & Fine; Cannonball; Gibraltar; Denny Zeitlin Quiet Now; Caroles Garden; I-Thou; Earl Zindars Elsa; Sareen Jurer.