The Latin Real Book - C Edition (C Edition). By Various. Arranged by Chuck Sher. For C Instruments, Melody/Lyrics/Chords. Latin Jazz and Latin. Difficulty: easy-medium to medium. Fakebook (spiral bound). Melody and chord names. 572 pages. Published by Sher Music Company (HL.240138).
ISBN 1883217059. With melody and chord names. Latin Jazz and Latin. 9x12 inches.
This is the only professional-level Latin fake book ever published! It features nearly 600 pages of the best in contemporary and classic Latin jazz, salsa and Brazilian music, with detailed transcriptions - exactly as recorded - to help bands play in authentic Latin styles. Many tunes include bass lines for each section, piano montunos, and horn counter-lines. Includes a bilingual foreword and vocabulary listing, song lyrics in Spanish, Portuguese and/or English, a rhythm section appendix, sources for the recordings, and convenient spiral binding. Outstanding artists represented include: Ray Barretto, Eddie Palmieri, Ruben Blades, Puerto Rico All-Stars, Tito Puente, Irakere, Los Van Van, Ivan Lins, Tom Jobim, Toninho Horta, Jo Bosco, Milton Nascimento, Airto, Mario Bauza, Dizzy Gillespie, Daniel Ponce, Seis Del Solar, Chick Corea, Arsenio Rodriguez, Celia Cruz, Perez Prado, Orquesta Sensacion, and many more! 177 songs, including Amantes, Indiferencia, Midnight Mambo and more!
Location: from santo domingo , dominican republic
Location: from Watauga, TX
July 1, 2007
The Rocket Science of Jazz
It has the most complete and complex chords of any fake book I've seen (13ths & #11ths, etc.)& very clearly written, but it is for the jazz musician who is very knowledgeable about tunes that are, for the average guy, very obscure. Nevertheless, it has many songs that I could...
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