transcriptions

In the last 20 years I’ve transcribed thousands of solos by almost any Jazz giant I’ve enjoyed. I will (slowly!) publish all my archives. Have fun!

 

ALL OF ME (Django Reinhardt’s solo) – click to enlarge image.

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ALL THE THINGS YOU ARE (Pat Metheny’s solo, first chorus) – click to enlarge images.

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ANA MARIA (Luigi Tessarollo’s arrangement of Wayne Shorter’s song) – click to enlarge images.

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BALLET (Larry Coryell’s solo -first chorus- taken off Gary Burton’s “Duster”) – click to enlarge image.

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BIRD OF PARADISE (CHARLIE PARKER’S SOLO – same chords as ALL THE THINGS YOU ARE) – click to enlarge images.

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BUT NOT FOR ME (Chet Baker’s solo -first chorus- taken off “The Touch Of Your Lips”) – click to enlarge image.

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CALIFORNIA WIDOW (Corey Christiansen, melody) – click to enlarge image.

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DYING CALIFORNIAN (Corey Christiansens’s melody & solo) – click to enlarge images.

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OFF THE TOP (George Benson’s solo) – click to enlarge images.

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PURPLE HAZE (Jimi Hendrix’s solo – I know he’s not filed under “Jazz” but remember what Miles Davis used to say to his guitar players: play like Hendrix!) – click to enlarge image.

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SEVENTY -SIX  (Kenny Wheeler’s solo) – click to enlarge image.

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SILVER’S SERENADE (Blue Mitchell’s solo, first chorus) – click to enlarge images.

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SONG FOR MY FATHER (Horace Silver’s solo, first chorus) – click to enlarge images.

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SO WHAT (Miles Davis’ solo, first chorus) – click to enlarge image.

SO WHAT

STRAIGHT, NO CHASER (Jonathan Kreisberg’s solo, first and second  chorus) – click to enlarge image.

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SUMMERTIME (Kenny Burrell’s solo, taken off Jimmy Smith’s Fourmost CD) – click to enlarge image.

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WITCH HUNT (Wayne Shorter’s solo, first chorus) – click to enlarge image.

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