Great american Songbook

The Great American Songbook is not A Real Book

The history of the Great American Songbook is presented very differently – in the English Wikipedia it is the predecessor to the Jazz Standards, if not its own preface to the Jazz Standards, on the German Wikipedia it is said that the Great American Songbook contains the pop songs of the time between the 1920s and 1960.

Jerome Kern Long Ago and Far away

Jerome Kern Long ago and far away

Long ago and far away – was eine Ansage, ein Song, der in die Liste der hundert besten Filmsongs aufgenommen wurde, ein Song, an dem sich von John Abercrombie über Paul Bley, Dave Brubeck, Red Garland, Jeff Hamilton, Barney Kessel, Brad Mehldau …