Cherokee by Ray Noble

This jam track:

  • Key of B flat
  • 240 BPM
  • Repeats 3 times
  • Style: Up-Tempo Swing

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Listen:

Reference Track (With Bass)

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

As Performed by Ray Noble

“Cherokee” is a jazz standard – also known as “Cherokee (Indian Love Song)” – written by Ray Noble in 1938 and originally intended as the first of five movements for an “Indian Suite” (CherokeeComanche War Dance, IroquoisSeminole, and Sioux Sue).

Notable recordings of this song include:

  • Charlie Parker: (1939)
  • Count Basie: (1955)
  • Duke Ellington: (1955)
  • Sarah Vaugh: (1955)
  • Peggy Lee (1959)

One O’Clock Jazz Band