502 Blues by Jimmy Rowles

This jam track:

  • Key of A minor
  • 100 BPM
  • Repeats 3 times
  • Style: Waltz

Tracks may take a moment to start. Please be patient.

Listen:

Reference Track (With Bass)

Play Along Track (Without Bass) – [Click here to download]

As Performed by Joe Pass and Jimmy Rowles

“502 Blues” is a jazz standard composed in 1958 by Jimmy Rowles. The composition is best known through Wayne Shorter’s rendition on his 1967 album, Adam’s Apple.

Notable recordings of this song include:

  • Bill Holman – Mel Lewis Quintet in “Jive for Five (1959)
  • Wayne Shorter in “Adam’s Apple (1967)
  • Harold Danko Trio in “Three of Four (1998)
  • Michael Cochrane, Bob Malach, Calvin Hill, and Jeff Hirshfield in “Quartet Music (2001)”
  • Jeremy Pelt in “Close to My Heart (2003)