Saturday, August 29, 2009

.: Moanin'

Here are the chord changes for Bobby Timmons' Moanin', the title track on the Moanin' album by Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers.

The chords that accompany this tune's melody are a 32-bar AABA structure. For the solo changes a two bar sequence of four half note chords is repeated for as long as is necessary...

Here are two pages of the score for this progresssion.
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Here's Art and the guys (Art Blakey Drums - Lee Morgan Trumpet - Benny Golson Sax - Bobby Timmons Piano - Jymie Merritt Bass), doin' it proper...


Anonymous said...

quanti tagli addizionali!