You need to be logged in to post
Options
Index
#106544 - 02/21/11 10:37 PM [Off-Topic] Monkey see, monkey do -- sharing Obscure Standards
Registered: 12/04/04
Posts: 603
Loc: Pennsylvania, USA
allis Offline
Journeyman

Registered: 12/04/04
Posts: 603
Loc: Pennsylvania, USA
Since Matt Finley was kind enough to share some Latin tunes with us earlier today, I thought I'd offer a little ZIP file of 40 unusual .SGU standards and jazz standards that were originally hard for me to find. The ZIP is so small, it's quicker to download it than to prepare the list. Not everyone will want these -- there's tunes like:

Baby Mine
South to a Warmer Place
The Ruby and the Pearl
Drinking Again
Ellen David
Our Spanish Love Song
The Meaning Of The Blues
For Lena And Lenny
I Keep Going Back to Joe's
Jim

and 30 others of similar quality.

No melodies, no Real Tracks. I tried to replace custom styles with suitable standard BiaB ones, but I may have missed a few.


http://www.box.net/shared/dbif0rbtkv
_________________________
Larry
______

Top
#106545 - 02/22/11 05:19 PM [Off-Topic] Re: Monkey see, monkey do -- sharing Obscure Standards [Re: allis]
Registered: 12/08/02
Posts: 5655
Loc: Chicago
MusicStudent Offline
Veteran

Registered: 12/08/02
Posts: 5655
Loc: Chicago
Non-standard Standards - wonderful. I recognize some Nat King Cole pieces in there. Looking forward to picking these up and giving them a listen.

Much appreciated!

Top
#106546 - 02/23/11 08:49 AM [Off-Topic] Re: Monkey see, monkey do -- sharing Obscure Standards [Re: allis]
Registered: 11/06/08
Posts: 897
Loc: Homosassa , Florida
GDaddy Offline
Expert

Registered: 11/06/08
Posts: 897
Loc: Homosassa , Florida
Hey, baby....ALL RIGHT! "I Remember You/Haunted Heart/Ballad of the Sad Young Men/Can't Get Out of this Mood/House Is Not A Home/I Married An Angel/This Time the Dream's On Me/The Thrill Is Gone"...
Some I've done for many years...very special...certainly a nice present for my 77th year--50 years of it Bistro Singing where things like "Down in the Depths of the 90th Floor" or "Sand In My Shoes" among other
tunes, just 'WENT' with the premises.

Top
#106547 - 02/23/11 09:38 AM [Off-Topic] Re: Monkey see, monkey do -- Obscure Standards [Re: GDaddy]
Registered: 12/04/04
Posts: 603
Loc: Pennsylvania, USA
allis Offline
Journeyman

Registered: 12/04/04
Posts: 603
Loc: Pennsylvania, USA
I hope you can use the tunes, Dan.


But holy cow, Gdaddy! I thought you did only obituaries! Happy birthday, Gate.

Could you post "Down in the Depths of the 90th Floor"? I've never heard of it, and a quick fakebook search falls through. The title is intriguing -- got yer penthouse heartbreak and yer socialite blues right here.

Or would you PM me if you can help in some other way to find a leadsheet?

"Sand in my Shoes" is published in "Jazz of the 50's".


Edited by allis (02/23/11 10:21 AM)
_________________________
Larry
______

Top


PG Music News
Notation Enhancements in Band-in-a-Box® 2019 for Windows!

There are Notation Enhancements in the NEW Band-in-a-Box® 2019 for Windows! These include:
•A new button in the Print Options dialog which lets you quickly print a "chords only" fake sheet. You can also access this from the right-click menu on the chord sheet.
•A new track type (Drums) is now available for The Melody and Soloist tracks.
•Clicking close to a stave line will put a note on the stave line instead of between stave lines. (Previously, you had to click extremely close to a stave line to insert a note on The line.)
•Double-clicking on the Standard mode Notation window (or on the time line in Editable or Staff Roll mode) plays the song from the current time location. Previously, it played the song from the beginning of the current bar.
•Holding down the [Ctrl] key and pressing the zoom in/out buttons results in finest possible incremental adjustment in size.
•In The Notation Windows Options dialog, The clefs split point asterisk indicates that C5* is middle C.
•Pressing The space bar plays the song from the current time location, not the current bar.
•The clefs split point can be set by the spin controls.
•The right-click menu in the Editable or Staff Roll mode Notation window has an option to change the current beat resolution. Previously, the only way to do this was to right-click on the time line.
•There's a keystroke entry notation mode - the 'N' mode, which lets you enter a melody entirely using keystrokes. The keystrokes are N to enter a note, up/down cursor to change its pitch, and left/right cursor to move the time line.
•You can now edit any track in the Event List Editor. When The dialog opens, it will show you the MIDI data in the current Notation track.
•You can quickly enter forced accidentals from the right-click menu.

We talk about these new features within our Band-in-a-Box® 2019 for Windows®! New Features, RealTracks, and other content! video:
25:45 - New Features: Easy Entering of Notation with the 'N' Key
36:48 - Change Beat Resolution From the Right-Click Menu
37:15 - Easier Entry of Notes on Lines
37:42 - Asterisk to Indicate Middle C on & Spin Controls
37:53 - Force Accidental from the Right-Click Menu
38:01 - Edit Any Track in the Event List
38:09 - Keystroke Note Entry Mode 'N' for Faster Note Entry
38:28 - Print Chords Only Fake Sheet
38:32 - More Control of Notation Size

Rather read about it?
-Band-in-a-Box® 2019 for Windows® Upgrade Manual
-New Feature Summary - Notation Enhancements

The New Band-in-a-Box® 2019 for Windows SongPicker!

With Band-in-a-Box® 2019, the SongPicker has been redesigned!
-The completely redesigned window shows information for up to 50,000 songs.
-The song list build is much faster. Approximately 150 songs get added per second.
-A progress bar will appear if the song list build takes longer than 3 seconds.
-You can see the chord progression for the selected song in the list. You can copy and paste it to a text file.
-Many filters are available. You can filter the list by subfolders, genre, feel, time signature, style, songs with melody, soloist, lyrics, key signature, tempo range, and the year of file dates.
-You can search songs that have similar chord progressions and/or melody fragments.
-Hotkey! ss+enter opens the SongPicker, ss2+enter opens the Recently Played Songs, etc.

Learn more about the updates with our New Features Video - we've made it easy to find the section you'll need:
2:55 - New Feature: Redesigned SongPicker
21:58 - New Features: SongPicker Enhancements
41:10 - Now Over 10,600 Titles in SongPicker

You can also read all about the new SongPicker within our Online Band-in-a-Box® 2019 for Windows® Upgrade Manual.

RealBand 2019 Online and PDF Manuals Available!

Visit our Online Manuals support page for access to the latest RealBand 2019 for Windows program manuals!

RealBand 2019 for Windows User's Guide: Online Manual | PDF Download
RealBand 2019 for Windows New Features Guide: Online Manual | PDF Download

RealBand 2019 is included in every purchase of Band-in-a-Box® 2019 for Windows! We're having a SALE on Band-in-a-Box® 2019 Upgrade purchases until December 31, 2018 - save over 40% when you purchase your Band-in-a-Box® 2019 for Windows Upgrade! Check out our Band-in-a-Box® packages page for all the purchase options available

Band-in-a-Box® 2019 Online and PDF Manuals Available!

Visit our Online Manuals support page for access to the latest Band-in-a-Box® 2019 for Windows program manuals!

Band-in-a-Box® 2019 for Windows User's Guide: Online Manual | PDF Download
Band-in-a-Box® 2019 for Windows Upgrade Manual: Online Manual | PDF Download

Don't forget.... We're having a SALE on Band-in-a-Box® 2019 Upgrade purchases until December 31, 2018 - save over 40% when you purchase your Band-in-a-Box® 2019 for Windows Upgrade! Check out our Band-in-a-Box® packages page for all the purchase options available

Band-in-a-Box® 2019 on a USB 3.0 Hard Drive - Speed Thrills!

We're excited to say that all Band-in-a-Box® 2019 for Windows UltraPAK and UltraPAK+ orders now ship on a USB 3.0 hard drive!

What does this mean? Faster hard drive transfer rates will enhance the program operations (faster time to generate tracks, reduced audio artifacts) and offer faster transfer speeds (typically up to 3x faster)!

It's a great time to order your UltraPAK or UltraPAK+ Upgrade... they're ON SALE until December 31st!

Video: Band-in-a-Box® 2019 for Windows® New Features!

Our "Band-in-a-Box® 2019 for Windows®! New Features, RealTracks, and other content!" video is now ready! Get to know all about the newest features in Band-in-a-Box® 2019: Click here to watch...

We have listed a table of contents for this video, you'll see it within the YouTube video description, or by visiting this forum post.

RealBand 2019 - A New Look!

Have you opened up your RealBand 2019 yet? You may notice that we've given it a fresh new look! In fact, there are now 3 different looks to RealBand.

See for yourself! Within the program, visit Options | Icon Set and choose from: Classic, Modern 1, or Modern 2.

Forum Stats
28448 Members
58 Forums
55276 Topics
460447 Posts

Max Online: 2434 @ 11/14/17 12:37 AM
Newest Members
Tom Laskey, Atsushi, saxmanz, dewar, claytonkyra

28448 Registered Users
Top Posters (30 Days)
Matt Finley 363
Pipeline 336
jford 261
Noel96 256
VideoTrack 235
PeterGannon 207
Al-David 161
fiddler2007 130
Jim Fogle 124
dcuny 120
Today's Birthdays
Jerry Don Motley, Josef Pitschek