Jerry Bergonzi

Jerry Bergonzi – Small Pleasures – Days of Wine and Roses Contrafact

Below is a transcription of the Jerry Bergonzi tune “Small Pleasures” from the CD “The Line Between”.  The tune is a contrafact of the Henry Mancini / Johnny Mercer tune “The Days of Wine and Roses”.

 

Hear the track at: http://www.cduniverse.com/search/xx/music/pid/6221442/a/line+between.htm

Jerry Bergonzi – Three Points Shot – In Your Own Sweet Way contrafact

Below is a transcription of the Jerry Bergonzi tune “Three Points Shot” off his trio record “Three Point Shot”.  The tune is a contrafact to the Dave Brubeck tune “In Your Own Sweet Way”.

Hear the track at: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B003LEZSRM/ref=dm_mu_dp_trk3

Without A Trace – There Is No Greater Love contrafact

Below is a transcription of “Without a Trace” a contrafact of “There Is No Greater Love” written by Jerry Bergonzi, as played on the trio record “The Line Between” with Bruce Gertz and Bob Kaufman.

Hear a clip at: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B000QW17LS/ref=dm_mu_dp_trk7

Channeling – Jerry Bergonzi Alone Together contrafact

This is a lead sheet to Jerry Bergonzi’s tune “Channeling” which is a contrafact to the jazz standard “Alone Together”.  I took this off Alex Riel’s CD “UnRiel” and you can hear the tune here.  Bergonzi has also recorded it on the album “Wiggy”.