John Coltrane
Tenor Sax Solo on
I Could Write a Book

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All soloists on this recording ended their solo by repeating the last 4 bars of the form as many times as they wanted. Coltrane did it 3 times for 12 total extra bars.
John Coltrane was 29 to 30 years old at the time.

Mic icon Soloist

John Coltrane

Tenor Sax

Album icon Album

Relaxin' With The Miles Davis Quintet

Miles Davis

Released 1958

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I Could Write a Book

Miles Davis

Recorded 1956

Music notes icon Tune

I Could Write a Book

by Richard Rodgers

E♭ major

Concert Key

F major

Tenor Sax Key

ABAC - 32 bars

Form

4/4

Meter

1m 22s

Duration

2

Choruses

227 BPM

Tempo

Swing

Feel


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