Jazz Guitar Standards: Chord Melody Solos by Various. For Guitar (All). Solos. Warner Bros.. Jazz. Intermediate. Book/CD Set. 144 pages. Published by Mel Bay Publications, Inc (MB.WMB011BCD).
ISBN 9780786670246. Jazz. 8.75" x 11.75" inches.
This collection of jazz standard chord solos for guitar is compiled from Mel Bay and Warner Bros. collaborations Jazz Guitar Standards Vol. 1 and 2. What makes this work so special is that each artist has personally recorded their solo guitar arrangement. The book comes with the CDs which have all 44 tunes. This book is a wonderful anthology of solo guitar that can be used for performances as well as educational purposes.
Location: from North Vancouver, BC, Canada
September 11, 2011
Best I've seen so far
I've purchased and used many jazz guitar books. Listening to the CDs that came with this book really impressed me. These are terrific arrangements; all standards every jazz player should be familiar with. the Gershwins and Cole Porter are well represented. I don't agree that just anyone can jump into...
13 of 24 people found this review helpful.
Location: from Chicago suburb, Illinois
Location: from France
September 12, 2008
some very good chords solo
I can't write much in english but I agree with most of the reviews about this title. I especially like the "Satin Doll" version. The CD is a good help, listening is usefull to understand the the chord solo as it has been written
21 of 39 people found this review helpful.
Location: from Omaha