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Modern Method For Guitar Jazz Songbook
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Sheet Music
Voicing/Format Guitar Folio
Publisher Berklee Press Publications
Series Guitar Method

Price: $14.99

Unavailable for Digital Delivery

Catalog #50449539

UPC code: 884088098056

Play great jazz while you learn from this revered guitar method! These solos and duets map directly to the lessons in William Leavitt's Modern Method for Guitar, Volume 1, the basic guitar text at Berklee College of Music. Since the 1960s, the Modern Method for Guitar series has been one of world's most popular guitar methods, translated into Spanish, French, and Japanese, and selling over half a million copies.

Carefully overseen by Larry Baione, chair of Berklee's Guitar Department (and a former student of William Leavitt), these arrangements are crafted to Leavitt's time-proven approach, giving you the chance to apply what you learn to music by Miles Davis, Duke Ellington, Sonny Rollins, Django Reinhardt, and other jazz greats. The accompanying CD demonstrates all the tunes and offers play-along tracks for practicing the duets.

Songs include: Afternoon in Paris • Basin Street Blues • A Child Is Born • Daphne • Here's That Rainy Day • In a Sentimental Mood • My Little Suede Shoes • St. Thomas • Samba De Orfeu • So What • Swing 42 • Valse Hot • The Very Thought of You • When I Fall in Love • Willow Weep for Me.

Title Artist Arranger Composer Key DD
AFTERNOON IN PARIS LEWIS,JOHN  
BASIN STREET BLUES WILLIAMS,SPENCER  
CHILD IS BORN,A JONES,THAD GARSON,MIKE JONES/TRADITIONAL EN  
DAPHNE REINHARDT,DJANGO REINHARDT,DJANGO  
HERE'S THAT RAINY DAY BURKE/VAN HEUSEN  
IN A SENTIMENTAL MOOD ELLINGTON,DUKE ELLINGTON/KURTZ/MILL  
MY LITTLE SUEDE SHOES PARKER,CHARLIE  
SAMBA DE ORFEU BONFA/MARIA  
SO WHAT DAVIS/METALLICA BLAKE/CULMER/DAVIS/D  
ST. THOMAS ROLLINS,SONNY ROLLINS,SONNY  
SWING 42 REINHARDT,DJANGO REINHARDT,DJANGO  
VALSE HOT ROLLINS,SONNY ROLLINS,SONNY  
VERY THOUGHT OF YOU,THE COLE/CONNIFF/NELSON/ NOBLE,RAY  
WHEN I FALL IN LOVE CARPENTERS/DION/GRIF HEYMAN/YOUNG  
WILLOW WEEP FOR ME CHAD AND JEREMY RONELL,ANN  
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