Naima

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Date Posted: Thu, 27 Jun 2013
Posted By: pdpaddoc | More from this user
Key written in: A♭ Major
How many parts: 6
Type: Other mixed
Lyrics: A few ba-das, da-yas, and some wahs
Comments: Nice wonderfully deep a capella muted brass ensemble-effect arrangement of this tune by Coltrane. You can hear how the melody and the chords carry over the presiding Eb to make a smooth cool neo-bop era jazz sound.
Note how the 6th part doesn't enter until the final phrase. It provides a surprise element concluding the tag. Demands high-quality blending and shaping!

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File type: Finale

Each recording below is single part only.

Attributions

Arranger
Paul Paddock
Year: 2013

Made famous by
John Coltrane
www.johncoltrane.com/
Year: 1973

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