All the Things You Are (Transcriptions and In-Depth Analysis of Solos by 15 Jazz Greats Playing Jerome Kern's Classic Song). Composed by Jerome Kern. For Piano. Signature Songs. Softcover with CD. 66 pages. Published by Hal Leonard (HL.311426).
ISBN 1423430417. 9x12 inches.
This book offers an in-depth analysis of how a variety of jazz musicians have handled the Jerome Kern standard “All the Things You Are.” Artists include Oscar Peterson, André Previn, Ahmad Jamal, Hampton Hawes, Ralph Sharon, Dave Brubeck, Phineas Newborn Jr., Marian McPartland, and many more. The book includes details and transcriptions of key passages from each artist's version, along with references to the specific recording being discussed. The CD includes sound-alike examples of each of the passages to aid in the study and analysis. This unique book/CD pack will be of interest to jazz fans and historians as well as to musicians!