[Dixielandjazz] Fake Books
barbonestreet at earthlink.net
Mon Mar 24 09:03:01 PST 2003
Hi List mates:
I thought I posted before that mine was given to me by one of the young
lion modern jazz players in Philadelphia with whom I occasionally gig. He
knew, among other things, that I am a Bill Evans freak and asked me if I
had this CD which included the Evans fake book. He then burned a copy for
lswain at penrose.com wrote:
> So, I guess that we don't get to know where Steve got his.
> > Actually, the CD I possess and Al Levy's are very different. I posted
> > what the CD in my possession has, but here it is again:
> > The Bill Evans Fake Book
> > The Jazz Fake Book
> > Real Book Vol 1
> > Real Book Vol 2
> > Real Book Vol 3
> > Library of Musicians Jazz
> > Colorado Cookbook
> > Jazz Ltd.
> > New Real Book Vol I
> > New Real Book Vol II
> > New Real Book Vol III
> > The Book - Commercial
> > Some scores are hand written. Some are Repros of actual sheet music,
> > some are simple lead lines and chords. All seem to be quite legible
> > and readily printable. You need Acrobat Reader 4.0 to read and print
> > them and this software can be downloaded free according to the CD
> > menu.
> > Like I say, I don't know where you can get them, but they are a
> > wonderful resource if you are doing a broad variety of musical work.
> > Altogether about 6000 songs with some duplication between books.
> > By the same token, since Al may have a similar CD readily available,
> > it would certainly be advantageous to buy one from him.
> L. R. Swain
> Penrose, Inc.
> http://www.Penrose.com (781) 871-1225
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