The tune has since been recorded numerous times by different artists, making it a jazz standard. I did a transcription of a bob mintzer solo the other day that i just posted on my blog. This book features excerpts of bob s transcribed solo recordings, instrumental examplesdemonstrations, a discography and biography, and discussions of topics such as bluesrhythm changes. Early in his career, mintzer played in various big. The music library educational materials for saxophone and other musical instruments. Blue bossa free jazz guitar lesson by robert conti on vimeo. Full text of brazilian jazz real book internet archive. Transcription of bob mintzers solo on blue bossa from the cd bop boy. This important standard is 75% in the key of c minor, but modulates to a iivi in db.
Since the 1970s, musicians have trusted these volumes to get them through every gig, night after night. Bossa nova guitar patterns 1 blue bossa jens larsen. I think it far better to think in terms of chords rather than fancy scales. Its one of the easier tunes in the real book and is a big jam session favorite. Download in pdf format from berklee real book download in pdf format from the real book volume 1 download in pdf format from the real book volume 1 bass download in pdf format from the real book volume 1 bb download in pdf format from the real book volume 1 eb download in mp3 format select your version, copy the video url below. Eminem bediente sich bei lou donaldson, public enemy bei grant green. Bop boy bob mintzer ts, bc steve kuhn pf eddie gomez b steve gadd ds recorded at carriage house studios, stamford, ct. Bob mintzer bop boy 2002 written by bluesever saturday, 03 march 2012 09. Mintzer s solo is full of deep blues feeling and economy. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read playing jazz piano. His new book is designed for the instrumentalist who is not an accomplished piano player but wants to acquire basic jazz piano skills and jazz vocabulary. This is a terrific jazz set, which as the album title implies is mainly bop inspired. I love this solo and have been humming it for days now.
Oct 18, 2014 blue bossa is one of those tunes every jazz lover is going to play, so its good to have a few ideas and concepts under your belt to get through the tune convincingly. Bob mintzer is a renowned jazz composer, arranger, saxophonist, pianist, bandleader, educator and member of the group, the yellowjackets. Brazilian samba and bossa songbooks for guitar and voice pdf1,2gb bob mintzer 12 contemporary jazz etudes c,bb mp3,pdf182mb. He attended the interlochen arts academy, michigan from 1969 to 1970, then was at the hartt school of music, hartford, connecticut for two years, before attending the manhattan school of music from 1972 to 1974. Here is list of all the added but unplayable songs that are not in the real book volumes 16. Free search service of jazz scores from the old real books for educational purposes and reherseals only search setlists discover about this loginregister. Bob mintzer has been one of my favorite tenor saxophone players for as long as i can. Mintzers solo is full of deep blues feeling and economy. There are so many catchy phrases and ideas in it that i love. Blue bossa from the jazz pianists ultimate guide to the real book. Monk hand written real books rb1 real book 495 444 boston rb2 real book ii 414 426 boston rb3 real book iii 359 293 boston spaces 6 volumes, one volume transcribed solos, one volume is library book. Bob mintzers most popular book is playing jazz piano. He attended the interlochen arts academy, michigan from 1969 to 1970, then was at the hartt school of music, hartford, connecticut for two years, before attending the manhattan school of music from 1972 to 1974 later life and career. It was introduced on joe hendersons 1963 album page one.
Jul 23, 2012 bop boy bob mintzer ts, bc steve kuhn pf eddie gomez b steve gadd ds recorded at carriage house studios, stamford, ct. Bob mintzer s most popular book is playing jazz piano. Blue bossa is a popular standard by the great jazz trumpet player kenny dorham. Composed by trumpeter kenny durham in 1961, blue bossa is. Bluemound rd, milwaukee, wisconsin, 532, united states, permission to. Assuming this is bar 6 in blue bossa you are talking about, in tenor sax pitch. Dexter gordons solo on blue bossa from biting the apple tenor saxophone transcribed by dustin mollick on august 16th, 2009 7 11 15 19 23 27 31 d g e7b5 a7b9 d f bb7 eb 3 3 e7b5 3 a7b9 3 d d g e7b5 a7b9 d f bb7 eb e7b5 a7b9 3 d3. A musthave for fans of bob mintzer and the yellowjackets.
Nov 22, 2017 assuming this is bar 6 in blue bossa you are talking about, in tenor sax pitch. To prepare you for the next time this jazz standard is called at a jam session, lets explore a singlenote solo and a comping etude. The real books are the bestselling jazz books of all time. Download in pdf format from berklee real book download in pdf format from the real book volume 1 download in pdf format from the real book. Complete list of tunes alphabetical index title az. I think the blues scale sound over this chord is understood as our ears have been acclimatised to it for a long time, in my opinion its more about the way the blues scale is. Ohne funky bluenotesamples hatte es so manchen hiphophit wohl nie gegeben. It has also become an essential part of jazz and pop repertoire in terms of must know grooves.
Solving the mystery of the correct chords for this tune. The music of bob mintzer solo transcriptions and performing. Kuhn is at his most muscular on this hard bop gem, pushing his minors and thirds right into the rim shots by gadd. In addition to these wonderful new arrangements of tunes such as blue bossa and invitation, are a handful of inspired new compositions. Bob mintzer is best known for playing with the yellow jackets, but here this is an entirely acoustic set. Jazz standard realbook chart blue bossa partition musique. It is one of the first tunes that many jazz musicians learn. Includes real jazz standards in perfectly legible, thick font for the chords. The music of bob mintzer is a musthave for any saxophonist interested in composition and improvisation. Evenly divided between standards, jazz classics and popfusion hits, this is the allpurpose book for jazz gigs, weddings, jam sessions, etc.
Another version of this tune where they relied on the real book. It is also one of the first latin tunes that many jazz musicians encounter. Nov 18, 20 blue bossa kenny dorham, bob mintzer s solo. Mintzer was born and raised in a jewish family in new rochelle, new york, on january 27, 1953. Blue bossa bob mintzer solo transcription neffmusic. May 25, 2010 blue bossa is a popular standard by the great jazz trumpet player kenny dorham. Bob mintzer blue bossa transcription archive sax on the. Bob mintzer blue bossa transcription archive sax on. Please visit to obtain the complimentary transcription in pdf format of the lesson solo in this video in addition to providing an opportunity to test drive a mini dvd type of lesson from robert conti, there are some other very important reasons that we offer these complimentary lessons and video clips. Bob mintzer tenor saxophone, bass clarinet, steve kuhn piano, eddie gomez bass, steve gadd drums. Beginning with kenny dorhams and wynton kellys blue bossa, the swing quotient is high here. Bop boy bob mintzer ts, bc steve kuhn pf eddie gomez b steve gadd. If youd like to support me you can do so at this link. Blue bossa is an instrumental jazz composition by kenny dorham.
Blue screen 14 bar blues the welltempered blues 24 blues themes in all major and minor keys blues in no particular mood medium up 32 bar blues boogie modern groovy tune the book is shut 34 even busy signal monkish candlelight. Endorsed by mccoy tyner, ron carter, dave liebman, and many more. The only legal, corrected and updated version of the original real book. In this case, the two keys are not relative major and minor keys. The problem is that the books were illegally produced and distributed, without any regard to law, or royalties paid to the composers who created these musical masterpieces. Bob mintzer has 37 books on goodreads with 82 ratings. This popular set contains 10 beautiful and popular bossa novas that jazz players have enjoyed for years, played with a distinct jazz flair that adds energy and excitment. In a career spanning more than forty years henderson played with many of the leading american players of his day and recorded for several prominent labels, including blue note. Mintzer a generation younger than gomez, and kuhn leads this band through killer arrangements of a fine batch of standards and a trio of topflight originals.752 668 1464 25 817 999 951 1354 550 870 1531 503 32 1415 452 1343 1467 1403 177 970 139 484 1101 655 142 277 1243 811 263 1512 420 422 381 638 73 615 240 437 1058 245