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Thelonious Monk Fake Book

Thelonious Monk Fake Book (B-flat Edition). By Thelonious Monk. Artist Books. Softcover. 96 pages. Published by Hal Leonard (HL.672496).

ISBN 0634039202. 9x12 inches.

The music of Thelonious Monk is among the most requested of any jazz composer, but accurate lead sheets and sources have never been widely available – until now. This folio has 70 of the master composer/pianist's most familiar pieces, as well as a number of obscure and unrecorded tunes, in easy-to-read versions. Includes counterlines and ensemble parts for many pieces, as well as bass-lines and piano voicings where applicable. Also includes a biography, a glossary, and a definitive discography of the compositions in the book. Titles include: Ask Me Now • Bemsha Swing • Blue Monk • Blue Sphere • Boo Boo's Birthday • Bright Mississippi • Brilliant Corners • Bye-Ya • Crepuscule With Nellie • Criss Cross • 52nd Street Theme • Functional • Gallop's Gallop • Hackensack • I Mean You • In Walked Bud • Jackie-ing • Let's Cool One • Little Rootie Tootie • Misterioso • Monk's Mood • Nutty • Off Minor • Pannonica • Played Twice • Rhythm-a-ning • 'Round Midnight • Ruby, My Dear • Straight No Chaser • Thelonious • Well You Needn't • and 39 more.

  • Reflections 
  • Work 
  • Pannonica 
  • Ba-Lue Bolivar Ba-Lues-Are (Bolivar Blues) 
  • Blue Sphere 
  • Boo Boo's Birthday 
  • Brilliant Corners 
  • Bye-Ya 
  • Coming On The Hudson 
  • Crepuscule With Nellie 
  • Criss Cross 
  • Eronel 
  • Four In One 
  • Functional 
  • Hackensack 
  • Jackie-ing 
  • Let's Cool One 
  • Little Rootie Tootie 
  • Misterioso 
  • Nutty 
  • Oska T 
  • Rhythm-a-ning 
  • Think Of One 
  • Trinkle-Tinkle 
  • Played Twice 
  • Ugly Beauty 
  • We See 
  • Ask Me Now 
  • Two Timer 
  • Light Blue 
  • Bemsha Swing 
  • Green Chimneys 
  • San Francisco Holiday (Worry Later) 
  • Skippy 
  • A Merrier Christmas 
  • Blue Hawk 
  • Blues Five Spot (Five Spot Blues) 
  • Brake's Sake 
  • Bright Mississippi 
  • Children's Song 
  • Friday The 13th 
  • Gallop's Gallop 
  • Hornin' In 
  • Humph 
  • Let's Call This 
  • Locomotive 
  • Monk's Point 
  • Raise Four 
  • Shuffle Boil 
  • Stuffy Turkey 
  • Teo 
  • Who Knows 
  • North Of The Sunset 
  • Something In Blue 
  • 'round Midnight 
  • Ruby, My Dear 
  • Well You Needn't (It's Over Now) 
  • Thelonious 
  • Introspection 
  • 52nd Street Theme 
  • Blue Monk 
  • Monk's Dream 
  • In Walked Bud 
  • Off Minor 
  • Epistrophy 
  • Evidence 
  • I Mean You 
  • Sixteen 
  • Straight No Chaser 
  • Monk's Mood 

Thelonious Monk Fake Book

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  • May 23, 2008 Super Book

    This is an amazing music book. not only do you get Monk's music as he played it, you get analysis of some of the tunes and his techniques. Book is probably of more value to piano players, but it is wonderful to have this music for horn players.

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  • March 27, 2008 Thelonious Monk Fake Book

    This is the book Joe Lovano told me to get.

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