Wes Montgomery

Satin Doll (Alternate Take) – Wes Montgomery’s solo

Here’s just under a minute of Wes playing on the great Duke standard ‘Satin Doll’. This is actually from the alternate take; there’s loads of transcriptions of the full solo from this record out there already, I think the best I’ve seen is the one by Steve Khan. I’ve only transcribed the first chorus of… Continue reading Satin Doll (Alternate Take) – Wes Montgomery’s solo

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Moanin’ – Lee Morgan’s solo (alternate take)

Following up from my transcription of Wes’ solo on the alternate take of Moanin’ I thought it’d be good idea to post another transcription of a lesser known solo on these changes. This is Lee Morgan’s solo on the alternate take of Moanin’, issued with some of the latest re-releases of the album on CD. The reason… Continue reading Moanin’ – Lee Morgan’s solo (alternate take)