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GONE WITH WHAT DRAFT
 
mx  CO 29519-2
 
JANUARY  15,  1941     Wednesday Columbia Studios,  NYC
 

 
  32  BARS    (AABA) Key of   F Quarter Note =   214 Time:   2:43
  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  –  piano
    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
  COUNT BASIE piano
  ARTIE BERNSTEIN bass
  JO JONES 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   –   15 January 1941   –   mx CO 29519-2   (second complete take)

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Issued Recordings:
 
  [ LP ] Jazz Archives JA-6 (side B, track 3)
    Phontastic NOST 7612 (side B, track 4)
 
  [ CD ] Archives of Jazz 380106 2 (track 11)
    Archives of Jazz 389106 2 (track 11)
    Columbia/Legacy AC4K 65564 (disc 3, track 20)
    Columbia/Legacy C4K 65564 (disc 3, track 20)
    Definitive DRCD11176 (disc 3, track 11)
    Masters of Jazz MJCD 68 (track 15)
    Phontastic NCD 8822 (disc 1, track 4)
    Phontastic PHONT 7660 (track 8)
    Sony/Legacy 93035 (disc 3, track 20)
 

 



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