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Real Book Mistakes: (So What, Impressions)

Discussion in 'General Instruction [BG]' started by xk49w, Oct 6, 2013.


  1. xk49w

    xk49w

    Apr 13, 2008
    I know there are several but these affect the bassline.

    On So What, it sounds to me like PC is playing a natural D on the ascending intro figure over the Eb-7(@1:02) rather than Db as in the Real Book transcription. Wouldn't that make it a Melodic minor rather than a Dorian?

    On Impressions it is clear that the bass is playing the mix G7 and Ab7 rather than dor D-7 and Eb-7 as would be implied by the Real Book transcription. Try it the next time some tenor player calls it at a jam. It really changes the feel of the tune.
     

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