Wes Montgomery - The Early Years edited by Dan Bowden. For Guitar (All). Saddle-stitched, Transcribed Solos. Fantasy. Jazz. Intermediate-Advanced. Book/CD Set. 68 pages. Published by Mel Bay Publications, Inc (MB.95315BCD).
ISBN 9780786629541. Jazz. 8.5 x 11 inches.
The artistry exhibited by Wes Montgomery ultimately led to a redefinition of jazz guitar. These transcriptions from Wes' landmark early recorded work capture him in contrasting settings and roles as a sideman, leader and with various group configurations. All solos were carefully transcribed in notation and tablature from Wes' ori- ginal Riverside recordings. Selections include: Scrambled Eggs; Compulsion; Terrain; Ursula; Lolita; Tune Up; Says You; Delirium; and No Hard Feelings.