The New Real Book: Vol. 1


  • The New Real Book is the best-selling legal fake book of all time, with over 100,000 musicians depending on it for accurate, easy-to-read charts for hundreds of the most important tunes in the jazz canon. Don't go to the gig without it!
  • All living composers have approved these charts; many of them are from the composer's own lead sheets.
  • Charts for the standards were derived from a consensus of the best recorded jazz versions.
  • Created by musicians, for musicians. The new standard in fake books!
  • Available in C, Bb and Eb versions.


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Endorsements


Terrific publication. Great collection of tunes and really nicely presented and printed.”
— Chick Corea


Check out the New Real Book. Highly recommended!”
— Guitar Player


Wonderful for beginners and just as great for professionals.”
— Ron Carter


You have a hell of a book and I can see where I will have a great time using it.”
— Illinois Jacquet


This is a fine book to have.”
— McCoy Tyner


Shows tremendous respect for the music and the musicians.”
— Denny Zeitlin


Finally. it's here! - the book we've all been waiting for. Great tunes, great manuscript and correct chords.”
— Jamey Aebersold


It will set a new standard of excellence and accuracy for years to come.”
— Richie Beirach


An extremely worthwhile volume to have, easy to work with, accurate and highly intelligent.”
— Down Beat











































Also See


Play-Along CDs


New Real Book - Vol. 2


New Real Book - Vol. 3