Watch the video for along came betty from art blakeys vol. The tune is very melodic and draws the ear, in spite of the unusual chords. Stream ad free with amazon music unlimited on mobile, desktop, and tablet. Along came betty live by lee morgan, art blakeys jazz. Along came betty c book sheet music by art blakey qty. With another dive into my transcription archives, i found this beautiful joachim schoenecker solo from his duo project with peter bernstein, an album entitled dialogues.
No of pages in pdf are 127 and epub are 106 version. Benny golson born january 25, 1929 is an american bebop hard bop jazz tenor saxophonist, composer, and arranger. Along came betty sheet music for guitar download free in pdf or. The drum thunder suite is a feature for blakey, in three movements. I hope you all get involved and post your many different versions of benny golsons along came betty. Mark turner on along came betty two versions kevin sun.
Stream adfree or purchase cds and mp3s now on amazon. Pat martino is famous for weaving long beautiful bop lines through chord changes with surprising twists and turns. Check out along came betty live by lee morgan, art blakeys jazz messengers on amazon music. Along came betty benny golson tune based man, chromatic iivs, the benny golson progression, a beautiful melody and minor iivs. Quincy jones and his orchestra along came betty by. Along came betty benny golson tune based barry greene. The following transcriptions were done by daniel matthews 408 8061694.
Filling the space joachim schoeneckers solo on along. Benny golsons along came betty was released on moanin by blue note early 1959. One is a live mt quartet performance from 2014, and another is a solo performance at a conservatory in israel. The changes are complex and allow the improvisers many different harmonic options. Free to explore all the nuances of every song in her own idiosyncratic way, her voice flowed like water in among the piano, bass and drums, giving and taking, everyone with equal access to the lead. She and ray sang duets and although bettys interpretation, even then, pushed the limits of the fairly stock arrangements, you could tell that she was being contained. What the along came betty range used to look like in tesco i was such a convert to this new discovery i purchased more from the range, and everything ive tried is wonderful.
Stream ad free or purchase cds and mp3s now on amazon. Along came betty benny golson free piano sheet music. Perhaps it is the very reason that pat martinos style of playing has been so appealing to legions of jazz guitar fans, but, as the along came betty solo exemplifies, other than a brief melodic moment during the first 3 bars, it is simply a relentless stream of running 16thnotes, performed with a metronomic sense of aggressive time. Begin your journey by trying an absolutely free 7 day trial. I also discovered two other versions of along came betty on youtube of course. Jazz trumpet transcriptions, jazz, how to play jazz. Carter you look good to me bass solo and line by r. Mission eternal for free, and see the artwork, lyrics and similar artists. Mute or solo instruments of mp3s and transcribe songs chords from youtube.
Along came betty was written by one of the greatest jazz composers, saxophonist benny golson. Along came betty leadsheet free download as pdf file. Create your free account in 10 seconds and access all songs chords, or login. She was the girl singer with the ray charles orchestra and not entirely free of her old betty bebop image yet. In this pat martino lesson, i am going to analyze a few examples from his solo on the benny golson tune along came betty and show you some of the building blocks he uses and how he is a master of using those building blocks in a musical way in his solos. There are quite a few notes, a fact necessitated by the instrumental texture. Many chordal and linear examples on the 15 page pdf. Print and download in pdf or midi along came betty. Quincy jones and his orchestra along came betty by chords. Buy along came betty eb instruments sheet music by art blakey. Create your free account in 10 seconds and access all songs chords. A medium swing at 120 bpm, the lead trumpet range is to written bflat and it features a writtenout tenor solo. Along came betty 14 bebop ab 114 4 4 along came betty 65 bebop ab 116 4 d1,9 altoitis 73 swing bb 252 10 7 always a friend 119 slow bossa eb 76 3 11 and then she wept 83 ballad eb 50 3 7.
Print and download in pdf or midi along came bettyhorn score. Along came betty jazz classics, jazz ensemble big band. It seems to have a nice feel to it and sounds good at different tempos also. To properly print this and other sher titles, please be sure you have downloaded and are using the latest version of our mac viewer freehand. Along came betty features bebops hyperkinetic hipness with a bluesier feel and a funkier beat. The greatness of this tune for me comes from the marriage of complexity and simplicity.
I have chosen a tune that i personally have never looked at up until now. This tune has a lot of interesting harmonic movement, which allows soloists plenty of opportunity for creativity when improvising. Pdf free download backing tracks playalong bb key score trumpettenor saxclarinet a night in tunisia. Aug 24, 2012 along came betty free vocal chart with lyrics. Along came betty is a jazz composition by benny golson. Along came betty is a more lyrical, longlined piece, almost serving as the albums ballad. Aug 03, 2010 check out along came betty live by lee morgan, art blakeys jazz messengers on amazon music.
Benny golson and the fritz pauer trio jazzland vienna 2009 bennys solo for stolen moments viersen germany jazz festival 2008. A passing glance might lead you to believe this is a very dense solo, given the amount of ink. Taking a look at the ink itself and listening through, i find that my younger self omitted quite a few of schoeneckers subtle but powerful ornamentations, including a few diad lines and grace notes that somehow didnt make it. Along came bettyhorn score sheet music for alto saxophone. Here is a transcription of lee morgans solo on one of my favourite standards, along came betty. Wayne shorter was a long standing member of the group, joining after the departure of benny golson, while other young musicians like curtis fuller, donald byrd, james blood ulmer,jymie merritt, hank. Benny golsons solo on along came betty tenor sax in bb. The song is an oftperformed jazz standard that has been consistently recorded as a vehicle for saxophonists, guitarists, and pianists for over 50 years, primarily for its excellent melodic phrasing, grooves, lots of room for solos and. Click here for harry sweets edisons solo on edisons lights ceora lee morgans improvised solo on ceora. Special thanks to my daughter, cydney, who makes me feel like a hero just for coming home from work,and to steven,who is without doubt the best first reader,critic and son any writer could ask for. I came across it recently while listening to some benny golson. I was originally going to transcribe both, but then decided itd probably be best for me to just pick one.
Buy along came betty c book sheet music by art blakey. Accenttchuate the positive after youve gone aint misbehavin aint that a kick in the head all or nothing at all along came betty antigua bark for. Golson is known for cofounding and coleading the jazztet with trumpeter art. He came to prominence with the big bands of lionel hampton and dizzy gillespie, more as a writer than a performer, before launching his solo career. Download a dream came true by betty neels pdf and epub book online. Benny golsons along came betty is an outstanding jazz standard arranged to perfection. Free sheet music for alto saxophone, trumpet, tenor saxophone, bass. Along came betty lee morgan fraser el9vevx881qy doku. Benny golson born january 25, 1929 is an american bebophard bop jazz tenor saxophonist, composer, and arranger. Click here for the tom harrells solo on along came betty. This book is written by betty neels and name of this book is a dream came true pdf and epub. Betty, who cant possibly know how much her friendship, suggestions and insights have meant. Apple brown betty by along came betty on amazon music unlimited.
Print and download in pdf or midi along came betty horn score. Along came betty 14 bebop ab 114 4 4 along came betty 65 bebop ab 116 4 d1,9 altoitis 73 swing bb 252 10 7 always a friend 119 slow bossa eb 76 3 11 and then she wept 83 ballad eb 50 3 7 and what if i dont. Man, chromatic iivs, the benny golson progression, a beautiful melody and minor iivs. Fur elise, free ukulele tabs sheet music source by heinikristiina. Apple brown betty by along came betty on amazon music. Pat martino solo on along came betty khans korner 1. The jazz messengers of that era were golson on tenor saxophone, lee morgan trumpet, bobby timmons piano, jymie merritt bass, and lead by art blakey drums.
The most famous recording of this song is from art blakey and the jazz messengers album, moanin. Stream adfree with amazon music unlimited on mobile, desktop, and tablet. Benny golson plays along came betty in front of an audience of jazz students as the culmination of a master class in playing jazz held at loyola university, new orleans, and discusses how he wrote the song. Along came betty benny golson g m7 g m7 c 7 g m7 g m7 c 7 sax alto alto f maj7 f7 e maj7 e 7 e m7 5 e m7 a7 e m7 e m7 a7 f 7 9 d maj7 10 3 b m7 e7 a m7 d 7 9 f m7 5b 7 9. Golson is known for cofounding and coleading the jazztet with trumpeter art farmer in 1959.
The pdf with examples for this video is available through patreon. Its instrumental version was first released in 1954 and a vocal version, with lyrics and vocals by jon hendricks, was released in the same period. Complete jamey aebersold jazz play along book index by song volumes 1 3 visit. Tarocchi midi demo by angiolo tarocchi from desktop or your mobile device.1425 1142 218 969 1277 1044 1306 564 1492 361 1323 541 942 130 148 1204 342 1248 1142 949 1037 1274 179 275 994 659 317 350 226 949 450 940 107 1001 1303 978 1365 1483 1396 1164 780 483 1462