The Cyrus Chestnut Collection by Cyrus Chestnut. For Piano/Keyboard. Artist Transcriptions. Advanced. Softcover. 80 pages. Published by Hal Leonard (HL.672439).
ISBN 0634001124. 9x12 inches.
Born in Baltimore, Cyrus Chestnut started tickling the ivories at age 5, and is now a graduate of the Berklee College of Music who's played with many jazz legends. This young lion's sophisticated style is rooted in gospel music, but mixes many jazz styles in a unique blend found in abundance in these 7 note-for-note solo piano transcriptions: Blues Skies • Caravan • East of the Sun (And West of the Moon) • Elegie • My Funny Valentine • Revelation • Tenderly. Includes a biography and a discography.