Jazz Standards

Notes:                  
styles are not exclusive                  
start note includes pickup; first chord does not                  
NRB = New Real Book: vol, page                  
RB5 = Real Book, Fifth Edition                  
RB = "Real Book" (A, B, C ... are not actual designations; your page numbers may vary)                  
UJ = "Ultimate Jazz Fake Book" (Hal Leonard)                  
JA = "Jamey Abersold: vol, track                  
Please report corrections and suggested additions to Bob Keller (keller@cs.hmc.edu)                  
                   
Title style key start first NRB RB5 RB UJ JA
      note chord          
A beautiful friendship swing C E C       53  
Alfie's Theme swing Bbm F Bbm     B 4    
All of me swing C C C6 1, 3   A15    
All the things you are swing Ab Ab Fm7 1, 4 18 A16 40 15
Alone together swing Dm D Dm   19 A17   41
Along came Betty swing Ab C Bbm7 2, 7     43  
April in Paris swing C F Gsusb9   26      
Ask me now swing Db C Gm7     B 12    
Autumn leaves swing Gm G Cm7 1, 12        
Autumn leaves swing Em E Am7   36   50  
Avalon swing Bb F Cm7     B 13    
Bernie's tune swing Dm A Dm6 1, 17     55  
Boplicity swing Eb C Fm7   60 A 50 70  
Bye bye blackbird swng F A F 2, 35   B 51 75  
Bye-Ya swing Eb              
Cherokee swing Bb D Bb 2, 47        
Come rain or come shine swing Dm A F     B 63 86  
Dat dere swing Cm C Cm     A90    
Days of wine and roses swing F       105 A91    
Dear old Stockholm swing F E Dm7   108      
Django swing Fm Ab Fm 2, 71   A111 100  
Dolphin dance swing Eb G Eb   122      
Doxy swing Bb F Bb     B 79 105  
Epistrophy swing   Db Db7     A119   56, 6
Festive minor swing Fm C Fm       117  
Fly me to the moon swing C C Am7 2, 106   B 106 119  
Four on six swing Gm D Gm7 1, 104 162 A136    
Foggy day, a swing F C F   6 A 6 120 28
Giant steps swing Eb F# B 2, 121 170      
Green dolphin street, On latin+swing C       179 A149    
Have you met miss Jones swing F A F   186      
I didn't know what time it was swing G           154  
If I were a bell swing F A G9 1, 147   B 156 176  
If you could see me now swing Eb Eb D     B 157    
I'll remember April latin+swing G B G   218   168  
I mean you swing F Eb Ebsus 1, 143 219     56, 5
In a mellow tone swing Ab           168  
Invitation swing Ebm Db Cm7   234      
In walked Bud swing Fm F Fm 1, 158   A186; B 168   56, 3
Isfahan swing Db C Db 2, 160        
Isn't it romantic? swing Eb D Eb     A195    
It don't mean a thing swing Gm D Gm     A196    
It's all right with me swing Eb C Cm       190  
It's you or no one swing F              
Jersey bounce swing F Ab F 1, 164        
Jersey bounce swing C Eb C       198  
Jeru swing Eb Bb Eb     A202 197  
Jordu swing Eb G D7 2, 176 245   202  
Joshua swing Dm              
Joy spring swing F C F   247 A201    
Just friends swing G              
Just in time swing Bb D Bb       206  
Killer Joe swing C F C13     B 200 207  
Lady Bird swing C G C 1, 177        
Lady is a tramp, the swing C C C6       209  
Lazy bird swing G B Am7   259      
Lester left town swing Eb G D       211  
Like someone in love swing C E C 1, 187     219  
Like someone in love swing F G F   262      
Line for Lyons swing C C C       220  
Line for Lyons swing G G G6 1, 188     220  
Lullaby of Birdland swng Fm C Fm6   277 A224 234  
Masquerade is over, the swing Eb Bb Eb 2, 199        
Midnight sun, the swing C B C 1, 207     249  
Minority swing Fm G Fm9   295      
Moanin' swing F F Bb     B 240    
Moment's notice swing Eb G Em7 2, 211 299      
My romance swing C E C 1, 229 311 A249 268  
Nardis swing Em B Em   316   269  
Nica's dream swing Bbm F Bbm#7 2, 255 319   271  
Night in Tunisia latin+swing Dm A Eb7   7 A7 275 43
Off minor swing Gm Bb Gm 1, 247   A269; B 270   56, 8
One by one swing Gm D A     A381; B 275 292  
Our love is here to stay swing F C G9     B 279 230  
Passion dance swing C F Fsus   337      
Perdido swing Bb C Cm7 2, 287   B 288 301  
Robbin's nest swing C Eb C     B 306 316  
Robbin's nest swing Db E Db6 1, 297        
Rythm-a-ning swing Bb Bb Bb     B 309    
Satin doll swing C A Dm 1, 308 367 A297 324  
Seven steps to heaven swing F C F   379      
Shiny stockings swing Ag B Bbm7     B 319 338  
Sister Sadie swing G G7 G     B 324 338  
Solar swing Cm C Cm 1, 325 386   343  
Song is you, the swing C B CM7 1, 329        
Speak low swing F C Gm9 1, 435   B 337 356  
Speak no evil swing Cm G Cm11 1, 326 403      
Star eyes swing Eb              
Summertime swing Am E Am6     B 323 370  
Surrey with the fringe on top swing G D G       372  
Take the "A" train swing C G C6 1, 351 421   377  
There will never be another you swing Eb Bb Eb 1, 355 426   384  
Tune up swing D A Em7   437   403  
Unit seven swing+latin C G C7 1, 377        
Well, you needn't swing F Cb F6 1, 400 454     56, 1
Whisper not swing Cm C Cm7 2, 421   A 369; B 393 426  
Witch hunt swing Cm F Cm   469 C 91    
Yardbird suite swing C C C     B 401 435  
                   
Airegin bop Fm F Fm7 1, 2 11   37 8
Au privae bop F F F7   32   50  
Blues for Alice bop F F F 2, 26 57 A 57    
Budo bop Ab Eb Ab     B 47 72  
Bud's bubble bop Bb D Bb     B 48    
Cherokee bop Bb D Bb 2, 47 78 A 83 83  
Confirmation bop F A F   92 A78 88  
Crazeology bop Bb D Bb     B 67    
Daahoud bop Bb F Ebm7ß   101   93  
Dexterity bop Bb F Bb   117 A 103    
Donna Lee bop Ab G Ab   124   103  
Four bop Eb Bb Eb 1, 101 161   123  
Good bait bop Bb F Bb     A145; B 123 136  
Groovin' high bop Eb Bb Eb   181   138  
Half nelson bop C G C   184   140  
May-reh bop F C F     B 231    
Oleo bop Bb Bb Bb 1, 249 327   264  
Ornithology bop G G D   335   293  
Pent-up house bop G D CM7 1, 265 346      
Rhythm-a-ning bop Bb         A 391    
Tadd's delight bop Ab C Bb7     B 357    
Tune up bop D A Em7 1, 372     403  
Yardbird suite bop C         A 377    
                   
A day in the life of fool (Black orpheus) latin Am         A41 94  
A felicidade latin Cm G Cm       31  
Algo bueno (Woody'n You) latin Db F G 2, 436 470      
Blue bossa latin Cm G Cm7 1, 25 51 A43    
Caravan latin Fm C Gdim7     B 53    
Ceora latin Ab Eb Ab   73 A63    
Chega de saudade (no more blues) latin Dm D Dm 1, 49 74 A64 82  
Con alma latin Eb G# E   89      
Corcovado (Quiet nights) latin C E D9   94 A80 308  
Desafinado latin F C F 1, 65 112 A98 91  
Forest flower latin C A A   158      
Gentle rain latin Am E Am     B 122    
Girl from Ipanema, the latin F G F     A142 132  
Gregory is here latin Bb F B13 2, 124 171 B 126    
How insensitive latin Dm A Dm7   203 A167 150  
I'll remember April latin+swing G G G         15
Look to the sky latin Eb D Eb   274 A 221    
Love for sale latin+swing Bb Bb Eb7     A72; B 222 229  
Manteca latin Bb F Bb7     A 232; B 410    
Meditation latin C A C6   288 A 232 244  
My little suede shoes latin Eb Bb Fm7     A 247; B 258 262  
Night has a thousand eyes, the latin+swing D D GM7/D   322      
One-note samba latin Bb F Dm7   331 A 265 269  
Quiet nights latin C E         309  
Record a me (No Me Esqueca) latin Am E Am9 1,241 359 A 287; B 263    
Samba de orfeu latin C C C       326  
Shadow of your smile, the latin G B F#m7   381      
Song for my father latin Fm C Fm7   394   353  
St. Thomas latin C C C 1, 340   B 315 357  
Triste latin Bb Bb Bb   436      
Watch what happens latin Eb G Eb 1, 390     414  
                   
Alice in wonderland waltz C G Dm7   12      
Blue Daniel waltz D D D 1, 26        
Bluesette waltz+blues G D G       68  
Bluesette waltz+blues Bb F Bb   56   68  
Boy next door, the waltz Bb D Bb 2, 34        
Child is born, a waltz Bb D Bb 2, 48 2      
Dis here waltz+blues                
Fly me to the moon waltz C              
Gravy waltz waltz C              
I'll take romance waltz F F F 1, 151     170  
Jitterbug waltz waltz Db Db Db     B 184    
Kathy's waltz waltz F G F          
Little Niles waltz Gm A GM9     A 389 223  
Little Niles waltz Cm G Cm   267      
Some day my prince will come waltz F C F 1, 326 388 A 313 348  
Some time ago waltz C G C   392      
Taste of honey, a waltz Dm D Dm       379  
Three flowers waltz Eb G Eb   429      
Up jumped spring waltz Bb F Bb 1, 380 440 A 351    
Valse hot waltz Ab Bb Eb7   a 13   410  
Waltz for Debby waltz F C F 1, 387        
                   
Afro blue blues Fm F Fm7   9 A 9    
All blues blues G B G7   13 A12 39  
Bag's groove blues F f F     B 16    
Balue bolivar balues are blues Bb Bb Bb     A 217; B 20    
Basin street blues blues Bb F Bb 1, 15   A 33; B19    
Basin street blues blues C G C       54  
Bessie's blues blues Eb G Eb7   42      
Billie's bounce blues F C F7     B 24 61  
Birk's works blues Fm F Fm     B 37    
Bloomdido blues Bb Bb Bb     B 29    
Blue monk blues Bb D Bb   54 A 48    
Blue seven blues Bb D Bb7     B 33    
Blues connotation blues Bb F Bb7 1, 27   A 393; B 33    
Blues in the closet blues Ab Ab Ab     B 36    
Blues march blues+march Bb F Bb          
Blue train blues Cm Eb C#m 2, 85 58      
Cool blues blues Bb F Bb     B 64    
Comin' home baby blues Gm G Gm     B 64    
Cousin Mary blues Ab Eb Ab7     B 62    
Equinox blues Cm G Cm7   138 A 124    
Footprints blues Cm Bb Cm9 1, 100 157   122  
Freddie the freeloader blues Bb G Bb7   164      
Jumping with Symphony Sid blues F C F6     B 188 204  
Locomotion blues Bb F Bb7     B 217    
Mr. P.C. blues Cm C Cm7   305      
Mysterioso blues Bb              
Now's the time blues F C F     B 265 280  
One for daddy-o blues Bbm Bbm Bb     B 278    
Route 66 blues F F F       319  
Sack of woe blues Fm C Fm7       324  
Sandu blues Eb Eb Eb7 1, 307   B 312 279  
Senor blues blues+latin Ebm A Ebm9 2, 315     328  
Sonnymoon for two blues Bb              
Spontaneous combustion blues                
Stolen moments blues Cm G Cm9     C 79    
Straight, no chaser blues F C F7   412      
Tenor madness blues Bb         B 376    
Turnaround blues C C C     B 377    
Walkin' blues F F F   446 C 92 411  
Work song blues Fm F Fm7     B 399 434  
                   
Cantaloupe island modal                
Impressions modal Dm D Dm7 2, 154        
Little sunflower modal+latin Dm A Dm7 1, 189   B 216    
Maiden voyage modal D              
Milestones modal F F Gm7       249  
My favorite things modal Em E Em7     A 246 260  
Nefertiti modal Eb C AbM7 1, 232 317 A 253 269  
So what modal Dm D         345  
Speak no evil modal Cm              
Witch hunt modal Cm              
Young rabbits modal Gm A Gm9 1, 410        
                   
Chameleon funk Bbm Bb Bbm7     B 58    
Eighty one funk F A F9 1, 79 134      
Freedom jazz dance funk Bb F Bb7 2, 110 165      
Jive samba funk+latin                
Jody grind, the funk Bbm G Bbm     B 183    
Mercy, mercy, mercy funk Bb G Eb 1, 205   B 235 242  
Mister clean funk Fm C Fm7 1, 223   B 223    
Red clay funk Cm C Cm11   362 A 290    
Sidewinder, the funk Eb C D7   382 C 69    
Sister Sadie funk G G Dm7       338  
Watermelon man funk F Eb F7     A 271    
                   
Alfie ballad C G C   a 1      
Angel eyes ballad Cm C Cm7 1, 9     45 23
Autumn in New York ballad F A F   33     40
Body and soul ballad Db Eb Ebm7 2, 29 59 A 49 67  
Born to be blue ballad C C9 C       71  
But beautiful ballad G C# G 1, 44 67   74  
Darn that dream ballad G D G 1, 61 103 A 89 94  
Do nothing 'til you hear from me ballad Bb Eb Bb 1, 431        
Everything happens to me ballad Bb G Cm9 1, 91     112  
For heaven's sake ballad F A G   159      
Ghost of a chance, a ballad C G C     B 121 129  
Gone with the wind ballad Eb C Fm7 1, 124     135  
Harlem nocturne ballad Bb E Gm6 2, 127     144  
Here's that rainy day again ballad G D G 1, 138 191   147  
I can't get started ballad C C C   208 A 172 150  
I didn't know what time it was ballad G B F#m7       155  
If I should lose you ballad Bb D Gm7     B 155    
I left my heart in San Francisco ballad Bb D Bb       158  
I'm old fashioned ballad F F F 1, 155     173  
Infant eyes ballad Eb C Gm7       184  
I remember Clifford ballad Eb Bb Eb   235   160  
I should care ballad C C Dm7 1, 145     162  
I thought about you ballad F F B 1, 146   B 175    
It never entered my mind ballad F A F       187  
It might as well be spring ballad G D D     B 176 189  
Lament ballad Fm G Fm   257      
Laura ballad C E Am7     B 203    
Midnight sun will never set, the ballad F C Csus9 1, 208        
Misty ballad Eb Bb Fm7 1, 434 296   252  
Monk's mood ballad C C Fm7 1, 212   B 242   56, 2
Moonlight in Vermont ballad Eb C Eb 1, 218     256  
My foolish heart ballad Bb F Bb   307   260  
My funny valentine ballad Cm C Cm   308   259  
My one and only love ballad C G C   310 A 248 266  
Naima ballad Db C Db 2, 238 315      
Nearness of you, the ballad F C F     B 261    
Nightengale sang in berkeley square, a ballad Eb Bb Eb 2, 261     274  
Panonica ballad C B C     B 281    
Polka dots and moonbeams ballad F C F 1, 273   B 297 304  
Round midnight ballad Ebm Bb Ebm7   364   322 56, 9
Ruby, my dear ballad Ab G Fm7 1, 299     322 56, 7
Smoke gets in your eyes ballad Eb Eb Eb     B 329    
Soul eyes ballad Eb G Cm7     B 333    
Spring can really hang you up the most ballad C G E 2, 341   B 339 358  
Stella by starlight ballad Bb Bb E   408      
That's all ballad C E C 2, 363     380  
We'll be together again ballad C E G   453      
What are you doing the rest of your life ballad Am C Am   457 A 365    
What's new ballad C B C6 1, 402   B 391 421  
When Sunny gets blue ballad F C Gm7   462 A 370    
Who can I turn to ballad Eb F Eb     B 394    
Willow weep for me ballad G D G6 1, 406   A 356; B 396    
Young and foolish ballad C G C       444  
You are too beautiful ballad C A Dm7   475      
You stepped out of a dream ballad C E C     B 402    
                   
Feel like makin' love pop Eb Eb Fm9 1, 96        
Feels so good pop F A F     B 94    
Goin' out of my head pop C G Cm       134  
Just the way you are pop D D D     B 194    
Killing me softly with his song pop Fm C Bbm7 1, 170        
Michelle pop D A D   292      
This masquerade pop Fm F Fm 1, 358        

Last Updated on 6/5/98
By keller