How High The Moon by Morgan Lewis

This jam track:

  • Key of G
  • 100 BPM
  • Repeats 3 times
  • Style: Medium-Swing

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 the NY Bar Quartet

How High the Moon” is a jazz standard with lyrics by Nancy Hamilton and music by Morgan Lewis. It was first featured in the 1940 Broadway revue Two for the Show, where it was sung by Alfred Drake and Frances Comstock.

Notable recordings of this song include:

  • Lola Albright in Peter Gunn Season 1, Episode 5 “The Frog”, 1958.
  • Ray Anthony – Jam Session at the Tower (2008)
  • Louis Armstrong and his orchestra (1947)
  • Mitchel Ayres’ orchestra (1940)
  • Jeff Beck and Imelda May (2010 Grammy Awards)
  • Bonnemere (released 1949)

Performed by Les Paul

Performed by the Bob Gibson Big Band