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GONE WITH WHAT DRAFT
(GILLY)
 
mx  CO 29261-1
 
DECEMBER  19,  1940     Thursday Columbia Studios,  NYC
 

 
  32  BARS    (AABA) Key of   F Quarter Note =   226 Time:   2:34
  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)
 
©   VALDÉS   6/23/19

 

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Gone With What Draft   –   19 December 1940   –   mx CO 29261-1   (third complete take)

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Issued Recordings:
 
  [ 45 ] Columbia G 4-2 (G 4-2-12)
 
  [ EP ] Columbia B-350 (side F, track 2)
 
  [ LP ] Avan-Guard VSLP 213 (side A, track 7)
    CBS 2BP 220094 (side C, track 7)
    CBS 52538 (side A, track 7)
    CBS 67233 (side C, track 7)
    CBS / Sony 56AP 674-6 (side E, track 3)
    CBS / Sony SOPM 162 (side B, track 6)
    CBS / Sony SOPZ4-6 (side E, track 3)
    Columbia 33SX 1035 (side B, track 6)
    Columbia CG 30779 (side C, track 7)
    Columbia CL 500 (side B, track 6)
    Columbia G 30779 (side C, track 7)
    Columbia GL 500 (side B, track 6)
    Philips BBL 7178 (side A, track 5)
 
  [ CD ] Best of Jazz 4007 (track 19)
    Classics 1154 (track 15)
    Columbia/Legacy AC4K 65564 (disc 2, track 13)
    Columbia/Legacy C4K 65564 (disc 2, track 13)
    Definitive DRCD11176 (disc 3, track 7)
    Edel 0193692ERE (track 20)
    Jazz Unlimited JUCD 2013 (track 13)
    Masters of Jazz MJCD 68 (track 4)
    Membran 232094 [see Album Index]
    Membran 232568 [see Album Index]
    Phontastic PHONT 7668 (track 4)
    Proper P1490 (track 9)
    Proper PROPERBOX 98 (disc 2, track 9)
    Sony/Legacy 93035 (disc 2, track 13)
    Universe / Comet UV 129/2 (disc 1, track 23)
 

 



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