Bill Thompson
Arthur Altman

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Here is my arrangement of the jazz standard, 'All Or Nothing At All' by Arthur Altman.

The drums and piano are pre-programmed and I am playing the live bass.

The track was recorded in one take with minimal post production in an attempt to replicate the classic feel of 1940's and 1950's jazz recordings. 

Bill Thompson
Miles Davis

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Here is my arrangement of a 1953 recording by Miles Davis called, 'Serpent's Tooth'.

The drums and piano are pre-programmed and I am playing the live bass.

The track was recorded in one take with minimal post production in an attempt to replicate the feel of 1950's jazz recordings. 

Bill Thompson

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This is a song that I wrote myself.

The piano and trumpet are programmed from some basic loops from the Session Band app with the chords and song structure by me.

The drums are programmed and the bass is live and recorded in one take. 

Bill Thompson
Jerome Kern

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This is my arrangement of the jazz standard, 'All The Things You Are' by Jerome Kern.

The drums and piano are pre-programmed and I am playing the live bass.

The track was recorded in one take with minimal post production in an attempt to replicate the classic feel of 1940's and 1950's jazz recordings. 

Babik

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Bill Thompson
Django Rheinhardt

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Here is my arrangement of a very uptempo song by Django Reinhardt called, 'Babik'.

The song was named for his son who also went on to have a long and successful jazz career. 

The drums and piano are pre-programmed and I am playing the live bass.

The track was recorded in one take with minimal post production in an attempt to replicate the classic feel of 1940's and 1950's jazz recordings. 

Bill Thompson
John Coltrane

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At 36 seconds of playing time, 'Bessie's Blues' by John Coltrane may be the shortest song in the Jazz Songbook.

This fast-tempoed song of four beats per second is a jazz version of a standard 12 bar blues progression. 

The drums and piano are pre-programmed and I am playing the live bass.

The track was recorded in one take with minimal post production in an attempt to replicate the classic feel of 1940's and 1950's jazz recordings. 

Bill Thompson
Miles Davis

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This song, originally called, 'Miles' is the title track from the classic 1958 Miles Davis Album, 'Milestones'.

The drums and piano are pre-programmed and I am playing the live bass.

The track was recorded in one take with minimal post production in an attempt to replicate the classic feel of 1940's and 1950's jazz recordings. 

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