Alice Blue Gown

Jazz Version

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Date Posted: Mon, 8 Aug 2016
Posted By: pdpaddoc | More from this user
Key written in: E♭ Major
How many parts: 4
Type: Other male
Lyrics: Her sweet little alice blue (gown) lovely blue gown
Comments: Lots of inverted parallel-fifth-isms, though they spell perfectly legit cross-modal jazz chords. Tenor has the melody and everyone else swoops around under it. Note how the sheet music has the extra ending resolution measure for those who want to end on the 1 traditionally. Stay in the center of the pitch and you'll get the right effect.

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Each recording below is part predominant - one part louder, other parts quieter.


Paul Paddock
Year: 2016

Made famous by
Harry Tierney, Joseph McCarthy
Year: 1912

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