Jazz piano tips, history, recommended recordings, and resources for Tadd Dameron’s Lady Bird and every tune in The Real Book. Enjoy!. Buy Lady Bird by Tadd Dameron/Arr. Taylor at Jazz Sheet Music. Tadd Damerons jazz gem features an easy flowing swing style and adapts. Song information for Lady Bird – Tadd Dameron on AllMusic.

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We fit together like two birds of a feather The perfect combination and it couldn’t be better If you just say the word, Damero leave my lonely world I’ll fly with you, ladybird.

As always, listen to as many great recordings of the tune as possible for inspiration. You will have to carefully work out each pattern you play to fit each of the different ii-V pairs. Both strategies have merit, and there is a lot of wiggle room in between to create your own strategies that do a little of both.

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He began writing for the new movement’s pioneers, Charlie Parker and Dizzy Gillespie. He said his sense of harmony came from the classical impressionists. Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email. Gitler puts it this way: Playing through these measures will require a little extra dedicated practice.


Paul Combs is a jazz musician, composer and arranger, as well as an educator and author. Billy May and His Orchestra.

My brother played the alto.

Dameron formed his own band and hired the best players of the younger generation — including trumpeter Miles Davis, who went on to use some of Dameron’s ideas in his groundbreaking Birth of the Cool sessions. In a interview in Lsdy magazine, Dameron said, “There’s enough ugliness in the world. My uncle played guitar and bass,” Dameron said.

Dameron got to the heavens all too soon. He was in the heavens before he got there. I had a piano, and we really connected. Accessibility links Skip to main content Keyboard shortcuts for audio player.

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But like so many of his colleagues in the postwar era, Dameron became addicted to heroin. Transcribing your favorite solo can be incredibly informative, but sometimes just playing a solo of the same type can be just as rewarding and illuminating. As mentioned above, I like to think of this tune in 2-bar chunks. Gitler says while Dameron was in prison, he kicked his habit. Inhe was busted and spent the next three years in a federal narcotics prison in Lexington, Ky.


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I try to make it flow coherently. And that’s a big, big influence. D-7 and G7 ii-V from C Major — no sharps no flats He was airborne, to me.

He was born in Cleveland on Feb. Stan Kenton and His Orchestra. Edmond Hall’s Celeste Quartet.

Everything Dameron touched had one thing in common, says Paul Combs, author of Dameronia: