Over 100 of the best-known tunes taken from 11 of the most acclaimed fake books out there, The Best Of Sher Music compiles a diverse range of the most essential songs for B Flat instruments that you need to know.
At long last, a compilation of tunes taken from the world-famous fake books from Sher Music. Every book in the Real Books series contains a dizzying number of jazz standards and contemporary records all arranged in an accurate and easy-to-read engraving. Now these books have been combed for the best songs which have been placed into this edition. So with The Best Of Sher Music, you know you're only getting the greatest songs.
Featuring transcriptions of some of the best jazz songs ever recorded, this book is truly invaluable for any serious or casual jazz musician. The book is helpfully divided into sections so that you can easily find your favourite song, or just choose a style to learn. The jazz standards and bossa nova section contains songs like Perdido and The Midnight Sun. Within the bebop section there are those virtuosic compositions like Ornithology, Scrapple From The Apple and Yardbird Suite by the incomparable Charlie Parker. The contemporary jazz section holds the key to a number of more recent compositions and those from more exotic locations.
So you need one of the Sher Music's renowned fake books, but don't know which one to get? Why not pick up The Best Of Sher Music Real Books and get the best of the best to advance your practising and your performing.