The Bud Powell Collection (Piano Transcriptions). By Bud Powell. For Piano/Keyboard. Artist Transcriptions. Softcover. 96 pages. Published by Hal Leonard (HL.672376).
ISBN 0793580471. 9x12 inches.
Known for his innovative technique and sheer intensity, Bud Powell was one of the finest bop pianists of the 1940s-60s. This folio features note-for-note transcriptions of his performances of nine tunes – his own compositions and standards. Includes: April in Paris • Danceland • Get Happy • It Could Happen to You • Oblivion • Parisian Thoroughfare • So Sorry Please • Tempus Fugit • Un Poco Loco. Also contains a biography and discography.