Joy Spring

A bebop standard by Clifford Brown.

Published: Oct 1, 2011 Updated: Oct 1, 2011 Visits: 0

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Clifford Brown (October 30, 1930 – June 26, 1956), aka "Brownie," was an influential and highly rated American jazz trumpeter.

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Joy Spring - Leadsheet to Play-along Track

Leadsheet for the premium play-along track for the Clifford Brown classic, Joy Spring.


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Joy Spring - Melody and Chord Ukulele Arrangement

The Clifford Brown standard. A bit challenging and a fun song to play.

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Impromptu Jam - January 30, 2008, Joy Spring. Curt Sheller and Pat Lenz on Dale Unger's American Archtop 7 and 6 string guitars.

This was performed at Dale Unger's Nazareth Guitar Institute.

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