Across a decades-long career, Chick Corea (1941-2021) exerted a limit-stretching influence on many a musical genre. With dozens of albums and an astounding 23 Grammy Awards to his credit, he was a potent force in music: exploring, experimenting, and discovering. His impact will be felt for years to come. This collection pays tribute to him with 26 note-for-note transcriptions with meticulous easy-to-read notation, chord symbols to facilitate analyzing the solos, rehearsal letters, rhythmic styles and metronome marks, and transcription reference included with the song title.
Songs include: Armando’s Rhumba • Blue Miles • Blues for Art • Brasilia (Lyric Suite Part 5) • Bud Powell • Chick’s Piano Solo (Spanish Fantasy Part 3) • Children’s Song No. 6 • Crystal Silence • Duende • Eternal Child • 500 Miles High • Humpty Dumpty • Improvisation on Scarlatti • La Fiesta • Love Castle • Mirror, Mirror • Morning Sprite • Quartet No. 1 • The Romantic Warrior • The Sky • Sometime Ago • Spain • Stride Time VII (Rhapsody for Mr. T) • Waltz (Lyric Suite, Part 2) • Windows • The Yellow Nimbus.