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SOLO  FLIGHT

THE  CHARLIE  CHRISTIAN  LEGACY

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Limited Edition  (full score, no tab)
 
SEVEN COME ELEVEN
 
mx  WCO 26286 A
 
NOVEMBER  22,  1939     Wednesday Columbia Studios,  NYC
 

 
  32  BARS    (AABA) Key of   A Quarter Note =   234 Time:   2:42
 
 
  12-Bar Intro  +  4½  CHORUSES:
 
      4  bars  –  drums (Intro)
  -   8  bars  –  piano, bass, drums (Intro)
 
  16  bars  –  CC & ens (Theme Riffs)
      8  bars  –  clarinet
    8  bars  –  CC & ens (Theme Riffs)
 
  32  bars  –  CC
 
  16  bars  –  vibes (over CC riffs)
      8  bars  –  vibes
    8  bars  –  vibes (over CC riffs)
 
    32  bars  –  clarinet
 
  16  bars  –  CC & ens (Theme Riffs)
 
 

 
Personnel:
 
  Benny Goodman Sextet
  CHARLIE CHRISTIAN Guitar
  BENNY GOODMAN clarinet
  LIONEL HAMPTON vibes
  FLETCHER HENDERSON piano
  ARTIE BERNSTEIN bass
  NICK FATOOL drums
 
 
 

Composed by: Charlie Christian
 
©   VALDÉS   2/25/18


 

Guitar Score:

Intro & Theme

Guitar Solo

Riffs behind Vibes Solo

Ride-out Riffs  (theme)

 



C&A:

Charlie Christian’s composition:  Seven Come Eleven

full-score guitar transcription pages  (without tablature)

 

Note:  The personnel listing on the 78-rpm record label is incorrect.  Fletcher Henderson is on piano here, not Guarnieri who was on the flip-side Shivers.


 



 

 


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