All The Things You Are by Jerome Kern

This jam track:

  • Key of G
  • 127 BPM
  • Repeats 3 times
  • Style: Swing

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Listen:

Reference Track (With Bass)

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

As Performed by Charlie Parker

All the Things You Are” is a song composed by Jerome Kern with lyrics written by Oscar Hammerstein II. The song was written for the musical Very Warm for May (1939) and was introduced by Hiram Sherman, Frances Mercer, Hollace Shaw, and Ralph Stuart. It appeared in the film Broadway Rhythm (1944) when it was sung by Ginny Simms, and again in the Kern biopic Till the Clouds Roll By (1946), sung by Tony Martin.

Notable recordings of this song include:

  • Tommy Dorsey with Jack Leonard (1939)
  • Adelaide Hall’s recording of the song reached #26 in the U.K. singles chart in December, 1940.
  • Artie Shaw with Helen Forrest (1939)
  • Tony Martin – All the Things You Are / It’s a Blue World (1940)
  • Dizzy Gillespie with Charlie Parker (1945, 1953)
  • Charlie Parker with Miles Davis – “Bird of Paradise” (1947)
  • Modern Jazz Quartet The Modern Jazz Quartet Quintet recorded 1952 and 1954 (Prestige)

Performed with Carly Simon Singing

Jim Hall, Steve La Spina, Joey Baron