Ultimate Showstoppers: Jazz

Ultimate Showstoppers: Jazz

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Each book in this series begins with a two-color, eight-page foreword containing history and photographs, followed by more than 300 pages of the best titles from the Warner Bros. Publications catalog.

Ultimate Jazz Showstoppers contains more than 100 standards that every jazz musician must have in their repertoire, including: Azure * Days of Wine and Roses * Do Nothin' Till You Hear from Me * Europa (Earth's Cry Heaven's Smile) * A Foggy Day * The Girl from Ipanema * I Got Rhythm * It Don't Mean a Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing) * Makin' Whoopee! * Moonlight in Vermont * 'Round Midnight * Stairway to the Stars * Star Dust * Take Five * Watch What Happens and many more.


Contents

Title Composer
'Round Midnight Thelonious Monk (composer); Bernard D. Hanighen (composer); Cootie Williams (composer)
A Fine Romance Jerome Kern (contributor); Dorothy Fields (contributor)
A Foggy Day (In London Town) George Gershwin (composer); Ira Gershwin (lyricist)
Ain't Misbehavin' (from "Ain't Misbehavin'") Fats Waller (composer); Andy Razaf (lyricist); Harry Brooks (composer)
All My Tomorrows Sammy Cahn (contributor); James Van Heusen (contributor)
All the Things You Are Oscar Hammerstein II (lyricist); Jerome Kern (composer)
Alone Together Arthur Schwartz (composer); Howard Dietz (lyricist)
As Time Goes By (from "Casablanca") Herman Hupfeld (composer)
Autumn in New York Vernon Duke (contributor)
Azure Duke Ellington (contributor); Irving Mills (contributor)
Bill Bailey, Won't You Please Come Home
Blue Moon Lorenz Hart (lyricist); Richard Rodgers (composer)
Blue Rondo a la Turk Dave Brubeck (composer)
Bluesette Norman Gimbel (contributor); Jean Theilmans (contributor)
Body and Soul Robert Sour (lyricist); Edward Heyman (lyricist); Frank Eyton (lyricist); John Green (composer)
Boy Meets Horn Duke Ellington (contributor); Irving Mills (contributor); Rex Stewart (contributor)
Bye Bye Blackbird Ray Henderson (composer); Mort Dixon (lyricist)
Caravan (Vocal) Duke Ellington (composer); Irving Mills (lyricist); Juan Tizol (composer)
Come Back to Me (from "On a Clear Day You Can See Forever") Burton Lane (contributor); Alan Jay Lerner (contributor)
Cute (Instrumental) Neal Hefti (composer)
Desafinado Newton Mendonca (contributor); Antonio Carlos Jobim (contributor)
Do Nothin' Till You Hear from Me Duke Ellington (composer); Bob Russell (lyricist)
Don't Blame Me Dorothy Fields (lyricist); Jimmy McHugh (composer)
Dreamy Erroll Garner (contributor); Sydney Shaw (contributor)
Embraceable You (from "Girl Crazy") George Gershwin (composer); Ira Gershwin (lyricist)
Don't Get Around Much Anymore Duke Ellington (composer); Bob Russell (lyricist)
Easy to Love (from "Anything Goes") Cole Porter (composer)
Emily Johnny Mandel (composer); Johnny Mercer (lyricist)
Europa (Earth's Cry Heaven's Smile) Carlos Santana (composer); Tom Coster (composer)
Falling in Love with Love (from "The Boys from Syracuse") Lorenz Hart (lyricist); Richard Rodgers (composer)
Fascinating Rhythm George Gershwin (composer); Ira Gershwin (lyricist)
Fine and Dandy Kay Swift (composer); Paul James (lyricist)
Gentle Rain Luiz Bonfa (composer); Matt Dubey (lyricist)
The Girl from Ipanema
Have You Met Miss Jones? Lorenz Hart (lyricist); Richard Rodgers (composer)
Honeysuckle Rose Andy Razaf (lyricist); Thomas "Fats" Waller (composer)
How High the Moon Nancy Hamilton (lyricist); Morgan Lewis (composer)
Lover Man Jimmy Davis (contributor); Roger Ramirez (contributor); Jimmy Sherman (contributor)
Makin' Whoopee
Miss Otis Regrets (She's Unable to Lunch Today) (from "Hi Diddle Diddle") Cole Porter (composer)
My Funny Valentine (from "Babes in Arms") Lorenz Hart (lyricist); Richard Rodgers (composer)
How Insensitive (Insensatez) Norman Gimbel (contributor); Antonio Carlos Jobim (contributor)
I Could Write a Book (from "Pal Joey") Lorenz Hart (lyricist); Richard Rodgers (composer)
I Got Rhythm George Gershwin (composer); Ira Gershwin (lyricist)
I Love You Cole Porter (contributor)
I'll Remember April Don Raye (contributor); Gene De Paul (contributor); Pat Johnston (contributor)
I'm Beginning to See the Light Don R. George (composer); Duke Ellington (composer); Johnny Hodges (composer); Harry James (composer)
In a Sentimental Mood (Vocal Version) Duke Ellington (composer); Irving Mills (lyricist); Manny Kurtz (lyricist)
In Your Own Sweet Way Dave Brubeck (composer)
Invitation Paul Francis Webster (lyricist); Bronislau Kaper (composer)
It Don't Mean a Thing Duke Ellington (contributor); Irving Mills (contributor)
It's a Raggy Waltz Dave Brubeck (composer)
Laura David Raksin (composer); Johnny Mercer (lyricist)
Li'l Darlin' Neal Hefti (composer)
Love Is Here to Stay (from "Goldwyn Follies") George Gershwin (composer); Ira Gershwin (lyricist)
Limehouse Blues (Instrumental Version) Philip Braham (composer)
Lush Life Billy Strayhorn (contributor)
Meditation Norman Gimbel (contributor); Antonio Carlos Jobim (contributor)
Misty (Vocal) Erroll Garner (composer); Johnny Burke (lyricist)
Mood Indigo Duke Ellington (composer); Irving Mills (composer); Albany Bigard (composer)
Moonlight in Vermont John M. Blackburn (lyricist); Karl Suessdorf (composer)
My Foolish Heart Peter Lord (contributor); V. Jeffrey Smith (contributor)
My Ship (from "Lady in the Dark") Kurt Weill (composer); Ira Gershwin (lyricist)
Night and Day (from "Gay Divorcee") Cole Porter (composer)
Old Devil Moon (from "Finian's Rainbow") Burton Lane (composer); E. Y. Harburg (lyricist)
On a Clear Day (You Can See Forever) (from "On a Clear Day You Can See Forever") Burton Lane (composer); Alan Jay Lerner (lyricist)
On Green Dolphin Street Bronislau Kaper (composer); Ned Washington (lyricist)
One Note Samba Newton Mendonca (contributor); Antonio Carlos Jobim (contributor)
One O'Clock Jump Count Basie (composer)
Prelude to a Kiss Irving Gordon (lyricist); Duke Ellington (composer); Irving Mills (lyricist)
Quiet Nights of Quiet Stars (Corcovado) Gene Lees (contributor); Antonio Carlos Jobim (contributor)
Satin Doll (Vocal Version) Billy Strayhorn (composer); Johnny Mercer (composer); Duke Ellington (composer)
Secret Love (from "Calamity Jane") Paul Francis Webster (lyricist); Sammy Fain (composer)
Skylark Hoagy Carmichael (composer); Johnny Mercer (lyricist)
So Nice Norman Gimbel (lyricist); Marcos Valle (composer); Paulo Sergio Valle (composer)
Someone to Watch Over Me (from "Oh, Kay!") George Gershwin (composer); Ira Gershwin (lyricist)
Stompin' at the Savoy (Instrumental Version) Benny Goodman (composer); Edgar Sampson (composer); Chick Webb (composer)
Solitude Duke Ellington (composer); Eddie DeLange (lyricist); Irving Mills (lyricist)
Some Other Time (from "On the Town") Leonard Bernstein (composer); Betty Comden (lyricist); Adolph Green (lyricist)
Sophisticated Lady Duke Ellington (contributor); Irving Mills (contributor); Mitchell Parish (contributor)
Stairway to the Stars Mitchell Parish (contributor); Matt Malneck (contributor); Frank Signorelli (contributor)
Star Dust Hoagy Carmichael (composer); Mitchell Parish (lyricist)
Summertime (from "Porgy and Bess") George Gershwin (composer); Ira Gershwin (lyricist); Dubose Heyward (composer); Dorothy Heyward (composer)
Time After Time Jule Styne (composer); Sammy Cahn (lyricist)
Watch What Happens Michel Legrand (contributor)
Sweet Georgia Brown Maceo Pinkard (composer); Ben Bernie (composer); Kenneth Casey (composer)
Sweet Lorraine Mitchell Parish (lyricist); Cliff Burwell (composer)
Take Five Paul Desmond (composer)
Teach Me Tonight Sammy Cahn (lyricist); Gene Depaul (composer)
The Birth of the Blues (from "George White's Scandals") Lew Brown (lyricist); Buddy DeSylva (lyricist); Ray Henderson (composer)
The Boulevard of Broken Dreams (from "Moulin Rouge") Harry Warren (composer); Al Dubin (lyricist)
The Days of Wine and Roses Johnny Mercer (lyricist); Henry Mancini (composer)
The Man I Love (from "Strike Up the Band") George Gershwin (composer); Ira Gershwin (lyricist)
The More I See You (from "Billy Rose's Diamond Horseshoe") Harry Warren (composer); Mack Gordon (lyricist)
The Song Is You Jerome Kern (contributor); Oscar Hammerstein II (contributor)
The Way You Look Tonight Jerome Kern (composer); Dorothy Fields (composer)
They Can't Take That Away from Me (from "Shall We Dance") George Gershwin (composer); Ira Gershwin (lyricist)
What's New? Bob Haggart (composer); Johnny Burke (lyricist)
Willow Weep for Me Ann Ronell (composer)
You Must Believe in Spring Alan Bergman (contributor); Marilyn Bergman (contributor); Michel Legrand (contributor)
You Stepped Out of a Dream Nacio Herb Brown (composer); Gus Kahn (lyricist)
You'd Be So Nice to Come Home To Cole Porter (contributor)

Additional Information

Series: Ultimate Showstoppers
Instrument: Piano/Vocal/Chords
Version: Piano/Vocal/Chords
Format: Book
Page Count: 355
Item Number: 00-MFM0207
ISBN 10: 0-7579-9337-0
ISBN 13: 978-0-7579-9337-4
UPC: 654979035527

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