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Aebersold playalongs for tunes covered in course

Aebersold playalongs for tunes covered in course

Tunes Covered In Parts on the “Learn Jazz Piano” course

Running totals in parentheses
Aebersold Volumes in square parnetheses next to track

Part I (5 tunes)

  1. Getting Started (Cumulative Total: 1)
    Things Aint What They Used To Be [1]

  2. Introducing The Blues

  3. More On The Blues (2)
    Now’s The Time [54]

  4. The Four Routes To Improvising (3)
    Blue Monk [1]

  5. Major and minor chords (4)
    Inch Worm

  6. The Jazz Standard “Blue Room” (5)
    Blue Room [39]

Part II (9 tunes)

  1. Rhythm Changes (7)
    I Got Rhythm [47]
    Oleo [8]

  2. Moanin’ and Equinox (9)
    Equinox [2]

  3. Modal Jazz (12)
    Mr. P.C. [2]
    So What [50]
    Impressions [28]

  4. Improvisation II

  5. The Clock Of Keys (13)
    All The Things You Are [43]

  6. Playing Left Hand Voicings and Autumn Leaves (14)
    Autumn Leaves [44]

Part III (15 tunes)

  1. Modulation and Rhythmic Phrases (16)
    I Love You [55]
    Straight No Chaser [54]

  2. Introduction to Playing In Root Position (18)
    You Took Advantage Of Me
    Satin Doll [54]

  3. More on Playing In Root Position (20)
    In Your Own Sweet Way [105]
    How Deep Is The Ocean?

  4. The Jazz Waltz (24)
    Someday My Prince Will Come [58]
    All Blues [50]
    It’s A Raggy Waltz
    Everybody’s Song But My Own

  5. Scale Theory (27)
    Solar [7]
    Stella By Starlight [22]

  6. Chord theory (29)
    On Green Dolphin Street [34]

Part IV (45 tunes)

  1. Blues Sequences and Ballads (33)
    Miles Davis Licks
    Body and Soul [110]
    Round Midnight [40]
    Blue In Green [50]

  2. Latin Jazz and 8/8 (38)
    A Night In Tunisia [43]
    Recordame [38, 108]
    Blue Bossa [54]
    The Girl From Ipanema [31, 98]
    You Don’t Know What Love Is [32]

  3. Introduction To Jazz Funk and Other Influences (41)
    Little Sunflower [60]
    Cantaloupe Island [54]
    Section VII from “Four By Four”

  4. Special Devices and Comping (45)
    Take The A Train [12]
    Bye Bye Blackbird [39]
    Beautiful Love
    My Romance

  5. Putting It All Together (50)
    Summertime [54]
    Four [65]
    I’ll Remember April [43]
    Maiden Voyage [54]
    My Funny Valentine [25]

  6. Solo Piano Concert (60)
    Billie’s Bounce [54]
    What Is This Thing Called Love [41]
    Besame Mucho
    Beth’s Way
    Waltz For Debby [45]
    No Lonely Nights
    Teach Me Tonight [41]
    Nardis [50]
    Somewhere Over The Rainbow [34]
    I Wish I Knew How It Felt To Be Free

  7. Piano Trio Concert (75)
    Things Aint What They Used To Be [1]
    Everything I Love [112]
    Poinciana [72]
    Time After Time [107]
    God Is Love
    Peri’s Scope [45]
    Memories Of Tomorrow
    Sometime Ago
    My Foolish Heart [25]
    Lament [111]
    Every Time We Say Goodbye
    Looking Up
    What’s New [74, 93, 107]
    Everything That Lives Laments

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