I Got Rhythm by George Gershwin

This jam track:

  • Key of B flat
  • 119 BPM
  • Repeats 6 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 Sarah Vaughn

I Got Rhythm” is a piece composed by George Gershwin with lyrics by Ira Gershwin and published in 1930, which became a jazz standard. Its chord progression, known as the “rhythm changes“, is the foundation for many other popular jazz tunes such as Charlie Parker’s and Dizzy Gillespie’s bebop standard “Anthropology (Thrivin’ on a Riff)”.

Notable recordings of this song include:

  • George Gershwin – 1931
  • Louis Armstrong – 1931
  • Casa Loma Orchestra – 1933
  • Duke Ellington
  • Jimmy Dorsey and his Orchestra – 1937
  • Benny Goodman – 1938

Performed by Sarah Vaughn

Performed by Hank Jones and Friends