It’s Easy to Play Blues

Jul 27 2015

It’s Easy to Play Blues

Easy to read, simplified arrangements of some of the world’s most famous pieces, including Basin Street Blues, Stardust, In A Sentimental Mood These Foolish Things, Moanin’, Stormy Weather, and many more. If you’re a real musician, this book probably won’t do the job. But if you’re an amateur, if you can read music, count time, and play a bit more than chords with your left hand, then you’ll be able to play the songs in this book.

Songs include:

  • Another Shade Of Blue (Traditional)
  • Basin Street Blues (Spencer Williams)
  • A Blues Serenade (Frank Signorelli – Mitchell Parish)
  • The Cotton Mill Blues (Traditional)
  • The Creole Love Call (Duke Ellington)
  • Farewell Blues (Elmer Schoebel, Paul Marsh, Leon Rappoio)
  • Honolulu Blues (Nat Goldstein – M.J. Gunsky)
  • In A Sentimental Mood (Duke Ellington, Irving Mills, Manny Kurtz)
  • Moanin’ (Bobby Timmons – Jon Hendricks)
  • Mood Indigo (Duke Ellington, Irving Mills, Albany Bigard)
  • Moonglow (Will Hudson, Irving Mills, Eddie De Lange)
  • Solitude (Duke Ellington – Irving Mills, Eddie De Lange)
  • Sophisticated Lady (Duke Ellington – Irving Mills, Mitchell Parish)
  • Stardust (Hoagy Carmichael – Mitchell Parish)
  • Stormy Weather (Harold Arlen – Ted Koehler)
  • These Foolish Things (Jack Strachey – Eric Maschwitz)
  • When It’s Sleepy Time Down South (Leon & Otis Rene, Clarence Muse)
  • Worried Man Blues (Traditional)

Format: PDF, 48 pages

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  1. genomas /

    ¡Gracias por estos azules! Los demonios de tristeza sonarán cerca mío.

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