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GONE WITH WHAT DRAFT
(GILLY)
 
mx  CO 29261-2
 
DECEMBER  19,  1940     Thursday Columbia Studios,  NYC
 

 
  32  BARS    (AABA) Key of   F Quarter Note =   224 Time:   2:35
  w/  12  BAR  CADENZA
 
 
  4-Bar Intro  +  2  CHORUSES  +  12-Bar  CADENZA  +  2  CHORUSES:
 
  •   4  bars  –  CC (Intro)  
 
  • 16  bars  –  trumpet (Theme) (over CC & ens riffs)
      8  bars  –  trumpet (Theme)  
  •   8  bars  –  trumpet (Theme) (over CC & ens riffs)
 
  • 16  bars  –  clarinet   (over CC & ens riffs)
      8  bars  –  clarinet    
  •   8  bars  –  clarinet   (over CC & ens riffs)
 
    12-BAR CADENZA
      2  bars  –  ensemble    
    2  bars  –  CC (chords)  
      2  bars  –  ensemble    
    6  bars  –  CC (chords)  
 
  • 16  bars  –  CC & ensemble (fours:  scales / riffs / scales / riffs)
      8  bars  –  clt, tpt, ts, tpt (two bars each)
  •   8  bars  –  CC & ensemble (fours:  scales / riffs)
 
  • 16  bars  –  CC & ensemble (riffs)
  •   8  bars  –  CC & ensemble (four-note arpeggios)
  •   8  bars  –  CC & ensemble (riffs)
 
 

 
Personnel:
 
  Benny Goodman and his Sextet
  CHARLIE CHRISTIAN Guitar
  GEORGIE AULD tenor sax
  BENNY GOODMAN clarinet
  COOTIE WILLIAMS trumpet
  KEN KERSEY piano
  ARTIE BERNSTEIN bass
  HARRY JAEGER drums
 
 

Composed by: Charlie Christian - Benny Goodman
  The four 32-bar choruses are based on Honeysuckle Rose chord changes.
  The cadenza is a direct adaptation of Eddie Durham's 12-bar intro to Avalon (recorded for Decca on 30 Sep 1935 with Jimmie Lunceford & his Orch)
 
©   VALDΙS   6/23/19

 

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Gone With What Draft   –   19 December 1940   –   mx CO 29261-2   (second complete take)

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Issued Recordings:
 
  [ LP ] Jazz Archives JA-6 (side B, track 8)
 
  [ CD ] Archives of Jazz 380106 2 (track 16)
    Archives of Jazz 389106 2 (track 16)
    Black Bird Black Bird (track 16)
    CBS 465679 2 (track 15)
    Columbia/Legacy AC4K 65564 (disc 2, track 26)
    Columbia/Legacy C4K 65564 (disc 2, track 26)
    Columbia CK 45144 (track 15)
    Japan Jazz Club EGR 2001 (track 15)
    Jazz Unlimited JUCD 2013 (track 12)
    Masters of Jazz MJCD 68 (track 6)
    Membran 232094 [see Album Index]
    Membran 232568 [see Album Index]
    Sony/Legacy 93035 (disc 2, track 26)
    Universe / Comet UV 129/2 (disc 2, track 2)
 

 



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