The Jazz Standards: A Guide to the Repertoire
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Written by award-winning jazz historian Ted Gioia, this comprehensive guide offers an illuminating look at more than 250 seminal jazz compositions. In this comprehensive and unique survey, here are the songs that sit at the heart of the jazz repertoire, ranging from “Ain’t Misbehavin'” and “Autumn in New York” to “God Bless the Child,” “How High the Moon,” and “I Can’t Give You Anything But Love.” Gioia includes Broadway show tunes written by such greats as George Gershwin and Irving Berlin, and classics by such famed jazz musicians as Miles Davis, Thelonious Monk, Duke Ellington, and John Coltrane. The book….

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Thelonious Monk Plays Standards - Volume 1: Piano Transcriptions (Artist Transcriptions)
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(Artist Transcriptions). Volume 1 features note-for-note transcriptions of Monk’s renditions of 11 jazz classics: April in Paris * Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea * Dinah * Don’t Blame Me * Everything Happens to Me * I Should Care * I Surrender, Dear * Just a Gigolo * Liza (All the Clouds’ll Roll Away) * Nice Work If You Can Get It * Sweet and Lovely. Includes a biography and a discography.
The Great American Songbook: The Stories Behind the Standards
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From Tin Pan Alley to Broadway and Hollywood, The Great American Songbook: The Stories Behind the Standards tells the stories of our most popular songs with humor, drama and insight. This is timeless music written in unique ways that is constantly being reinterpreted by each generation. Isaac Stern made this distinction between talent and genius: “A person possesses talent; genius possesses the person.” This is a book about singers, musicians, lyricists and composers taking their talent into the atmosphere of immortality. They are fascinating, and they set the standards by which popular music is measured. They may not have lived….

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Thelonious Monk Plays Standards - Volume 2: Piano Transcriptions (Artist Transcriptions)
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(Artist Transcriptions). Volume 2 includes a dozen more transcriptions of standards as interpreted by the incomparable Monk: All Alone * Body and Soul * Darn That Dream * Honeysuckle Rose * I Don’t Stand a Ghost of a Chance * It Don’t Mean a Thing (If It Ain’t Got That Swing) * Memories of You * Mood Indigo * My Melancholy Baby * Remember * Solitude * You Are Too Beautiful. Includes a biography and a discography.
Jazz Standards Note for Note Piano Transcriptions (Note-for-Note Keyboard Transcriptions)
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Authentic transcriptions of 23 classics by 23 jazz masters such as Duke Ellington, Bill Evans, Errol Garner, Thelonious Monk, Oscar Peterson, Bud Powell, Art Tatum, “Fats” Waller and others. Includes: Blue Skies * Come Rain or Come Shine * Honeysuckle Rose * I Remember You * A Night in Tunisia * Stormy Weather (Keeps Rainin’ All the Time) * Where or When * and more.
Just Standards Real Book: E-flat Edition (Just Real Books Series)
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The Just Standards Real Book contains 250 classic songs, from show tunes to jazz standards, that are the core required repertoire for musicians all over the world. Production teams in both the U.S. and U.K. took great care to ensure the accuracy and usability of each arrangement and original composer sources were consulted to ensure that the arrangements remained true to the composers’ intention. Plus, useful and important chord substitutions are indicated for each arrangement, allowing the user to pick from the original chords or the more popular jazz versions. Each book in the series is extensively cross-referenced with appendices….

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Just Standards Real Book, C Edition Fakebook
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Contains 250 classic songs, from show tunes to jazz standards. The book is extensively cross referenced with appendices including a complete composer index, discography, a scetion on how to play from a fakebook and more!
Just Standards Real Book: C Edition (Just Real Books Series)
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The Just Standards Real Book is a C Edition Fakebook. It contains over 200 Songs with suggested chord substitutions, lyrics, original introductory verses, composer index and a complete suggested discography.
The Jazz Standards: A Guide to the Repertoire
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The Jazz Standards, a comprehensive guide to the most important jazz compositions, is a unique resource, a browser’s companion, and an invaluable introduction to the art form. This essential book for music lovers tells the story of more than 250 key jazz songs, and includes a listening guide to more than 2,000 recordings.Many books recommend jazz CDs or discuss musicians and styles, but this is the first to tell the story of the songs themselves. The fan who wants to know more about a jazz song heard at the club or on the radio will find this book….

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Standards: Trumpet Transcriptions with Piano Score
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Interpretations of jazz standards from the genre’s leading contemporary trumpeter. Introduced and edited by Wynton himself. Titles are: April in Paris
* Autumn Leaves
* Caravan
* Cherokee
* Django
* A Foggy Day
* Linus and Lucy
* The Song Is You
* When You Wish Upon a Star.
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