Let's Play Jazz! July Sessions

This is a past event

6 people went

Price: $20.00
Location image of event venue


Let's get together and play jazz! Join us. :)

First Timer? Please read this page (https://www.meetup.com/NYC-Jazz-Newbies-Hang/about/). It should answer most questions about this meetup (what it's about, basic skill level required, RSVP and payment/refund policies, code of conduct, tunes/fake book info).


ROOM: Opera Room


Charts for below tunes are from The Real Book Vol 1 - 6th Edition unless noted otherwise. Refer to notes under "Tunes & Fake Book" on this page (https://www.meetup.com/NYC-Jazz-Newbies-Hang/about/) for more info.

• "Chitlins con Carne" (C) - Kenny Burrell

• "Secret Love" (Eb) - Sammy Fain / Paul Francis Webster
Download lead sheet in Concert here (from Real Book 3 - 1st Ed):

• "Lover Man (Oh, Where Can You Be?)" (F) - Jimmy Davis / Roger ("Ram") Ramirez / James Sherman
Download lead sheet in Concert here (from Real Book 2 - 2nd Ed):

• "A Night in Tunisia" (F) - Dizzy Gillespie

• "The Way You Look Tonight" (Eb) - Jerome Kern / Dorothy Fields
Download lead sheet in Concert here (from Real Book 2 - 2nd Ed):

Most of the above titles can be found on Learn Jazz Standards (https://www.learnjazzstandards.com/index-of-jazz-standards/ ). This is a great comprehensive site that provides essential information on each tune, along with a list of suggested listening, chord charts (C, Bb, Eb) and a play-along.


LIMIT: 2 keyboards, 2 guitars, 1 bass (upright or electric), 1 drums
NO LIMIT for any other instruments (up to session limit)

NOTE: Electric instrumentalists must bring their own cables. Drummers must bring their own sticks/brushes. Double bassists must bring their own bass.

• Alto Sax - Dan
• Alto Sax - Marty
• Guitar - Dennis
• Guitar​ - Karl
• Piano - Will
• Bass - Greg
• Drums - Chris

AFTER THE JAM: If you're up for sticking around, let's grab a drink nearby!