Part of the new Authentic Jazz Playalong series, This volume brings together Gershwin, Porter, Ellington and other legends of 20-th Century Jazz. \"It Dont Mean a Thing\" features ten absolute classics of jazz repertoire, idiomatically arranged for the intermediate (grades 4-6) player.Melody, lyrics and chord symbols are provided, offering opportunity for improvisation, with suggested solo phrases notated to aid the beginner. There is also a brief guide/biographical note to each song in the collection In addition, the playalong CD comprises a live trio of piano, bass and drums for truly authentic performance.
- Blues in the Night (Mercer & Arlen)
- Embraceable You (George & Ira Gershwin)
- It Dont Mean a Thing (If You Aint Got That Swing) (Mills & Ellington)
- My Funny Valentine (Rodgers & Hart)
- Love Is Here To Stay (George & Ira Gershwin)
- Summertime (George & Ira Gershwin)
- Someone To Watch Over Me (George & Ira Gershwin)
- Ive Got You Under My Skin (Porter)
- How High The Moon (Hamilton & Lewis)
- I Get A Kick Out of You (Porter).
It dont mean a thing (trumpet/CD)