Somewhere over the rainbow, way up high. There’s a land that I’ve heard of once in a lullaby. Somewhere over the rainbow, skies are blue. And the dreams that. Keith Jarrett – Somewhere Over the Rainbow – YouTube.
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Facebook Twitter Instagram Youtube. Is that your own a note for note transcription of Stein’s version? It seemed as though he was trying to take a pretty little song about wishful thinking and take it to a new level, so that “Over the Rainbow” would speak of the arc of life raibbow confronting one’s own mortality.
I thought to myself, “Wow! It’s not really important to my question, here Pianoloverus, Chopin and Jarrett are apples and oranges. I decided on tempo primarily by how the music itself struck me. Jarrett changes tempo slightly whereas you double and then halve the tempo or come close to somewbere this.
One is sort of insignificant. The whole thing is basically the same idea as the Liszt-Horowitz HR somewherr, except for the fact that rainbwo would say Horowitz is more “entitled” to make major changes if he wants to. Most Online 15, Mar 21st, New In Our Store!
Even KJ does not play the same notes, same tempo, same phrasings every time he plays this song and the same is true for most jazz piano players Originally Posted by Cinnamonbear I owe Pianoloverus thanks for insisting that I take a closer look at the Jarrett version, after professing my love keith jarrett somewhere over the rainbow the George Shearing arrangement.
KEITH JARRETT TRANSCRIPTION- SOMEWHERE OVER THE RAINBOW
Keith jarrett somewhere over the rainbow see what you’re saying. Did you pattern anything after his playing? I see a grounded human spirit considering a rainbow and poignantly ovef that one’s life on earth does not last forever. I know the challenge has caused me to grow and I believe it caused me to become a more thoughtful musician.
I suspect Jarrett might be offended if we tried to reproduce his performance exactly notes, tempi, and rubatos, oh my! Do you mean like this? I really am glad somewjere this experience of the last few weeks learning these pieces. I think it’s a little more free than that. Sure enough, an increased tempo. You certainly don’t have to agree with my subtext, but that’s where I’m coming from, just so you know! For what it’s worth: Originally Posted by Pogorelich. Keith jarrett somewhere over the rainbow concert began with a typical, post-Chronic Fatigue Syndrome “big bang” exploration into musical harmony and rhythm.
Somewhere over the rainbow, way up high There’s a land that I’ve heard of once in a lullaby Somewhere over the rainbow, skies are blue And the dreams that you dare to dream Really do come true Someday I’ll wish upon a star And wake up where the clouds somewhsre far behind me Where troubles melt like lemon ovrr High above the chimney tops That’s where you’ll find me Somewhere over the rainbow, blue birds fly Birds fly over the rainbow Why then, oh why can’t I?
Do I think your changes improve on Jarrett? But that was the high soaring section where I was trying to evoke the altitude by playing the bass clef in a steady grounded mf dynamic, while varying the jardett of the treble clef in a mp, p, pp to keith jarrett somewhere over the rainbow the effect of a bird rising and diving way rinbow high.
I think the same would apply if one was playing a note for note transcription of Tatum, Waller, etc. Rainblw only did my re-shaping after I had played the piece strictly by the keith jarrett somewhere over the rainbow of the score, and decided to formalize the changes to better fit what I thought he “meant.
That’s the impression I was after. Actually, the most noticeable score deviation to me was the addition of 4 measures to the original measures Somewherf one wants to completely change tempos or the notes then one is playing their own version of the piece.
When I saw that idea, I decided to take it there more definitively with some of the changes that I made to the transcription and in my playing of it.
I don’t know if anyone else has played this verison on Youtube. The other I would keith jarrett somewhere over the rainbow to comment on. I think I prefer the original because they more effectively build toward the peak at measure Maybe you found this necessary because you had played the rest of the first page very slowly, far too slowly for my taste and far more slowly than Jarrett does.
Jarrett’s improvised music was unique in its achievement, touching base with nearly every aspect that has shaped his career.
Over the rainbow
Actually, this thread caused me to re-listen to my recording to see what I did at that point. Chris, Thanks so much for your reply. Now that I hear Jarrett playing it which is, as you know, a different version than keith jarrett somewhere over the rainbow one you linked to keith jarrett somewhere over the rainbow me to listen to, as we started this exchange in the Shearing thread I am even more perplexed.
Really nice kieth cinnamonbear. Originally Posted by Cinnamonbear Now that I hear Jarrett playing it which is, as you know, a different version than the one you linked to for me to listen to, as we started this exchange in the Shearing thread I am even more perplexed.
Keith Jarrett transcription – Somewhere Over The Rainbow in PDF, MIDI
These note for note transcriptions are not played in jazz competitions. I like how you handle some of the funky chord changes, especially since we have the score to refer to measure 14 and measures 58 through I hardly listened to Jarrett playing this, so the rendering is mostly ovsr, not inspired by Jarrett.
Then, he comes back to earth again.