Traditional Jazz Series: The Condon Gang: Adventures in New York & Chicago Jazz (minus Piano)

Price: $14.99
Format: Book/CD
Product Code: MMOCD6014



Author: Ray Skjelbred with Hal Smith’s Rhythmakers
Publisher: Music Minus One
ISBN-13: 978-1-59615-092-8
ISBN-10: 1-59615-092-0
Publisher SKU: MMOCD6014
UPC-A: 77712360142
Instrumentation: Piano

Performed by Skjelbred, Ray, piano

Accompaniment: Hal Smith’s Rhythmakers: Bobby Gordon, clarinet; Chris Tyle, Trumpet; Clint Baker, trombone; Anita Thomas, tenor saxophone; Katie Cavera, guitar; Marty Eggers, bass; Hal Smith, leader and drums

From the 1920s to the 1950s, the great Eddie Condon and his band created a truly unique style of traditional jazz, characterized by a succession of instrumental solos and abrupt transitions of dynamics; the result was one which reverberates to this day in the world of jazz music. Now you can participate in this incredible style and the sophisticated music of the Condon Gang with this fabulous all-digital MMO release. Includes a stellar lineup of professionals giving you guidance and a fabulous ensemble with which to perform!

Contains a custom-engraved music score featuring the solo instrumental line with improvisational chord changes; and a concert lead sheet for each song;, printed on high-quality ivory paper; and a digital stereo compact disc containing complete versions of each song, and a second compact disc featuring accompaniments minus soloist, plus -20% slow-tempo versions of five up-tempo songs.


The One I Love Belongs to Somebody Else
Georgia Grind
Jazz Me Blues
A Kiss to Build a Dream On
I Know that You Know
Monday Date
I Must Have that Man
Skeleton Jangle
Strut Miss Lizzie

If a soloist is heard on the demonstration audio clip, a complete reference version is also on the included CD, along with the separate background music for your play-along usage.

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