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Witchcraft

By Cy Coleman with lyrics by Carolyn Leigh. Released as a single by Frank Sinatra, and reached number twenty in the US.

PUBLISHED: Oct 1, 2011 • UPDATED: Oct 1, 2011 • VIEWS: 13 • LESSON CODE: UL522

Instruments: ukulele ANY playalong leadsheet Subjects: repertoirejazz

Witchcraft is a popular song from 1957 composed by Cy Coleman with lyrics by Carolyn Leigh. It was released as a single by Frank Sinatra, and reached number twenty in the U.S., spending sixteen weeks on the charts.

Composed as an instrumental piece by Coleman for the revue Take Five, lyrics were added by Leigh, and "Witchcraft" was subsequently recorded by Sinatra in May 1957, in an arrangement by Nelson Riddle.


Witchcraft - Premium Playalong Track

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Desafinado - Premium Playalong Track with Guitar Melody Played

I, (Curt) originally created these tracks to perform over for gigs and this was a demo for booking gigs.

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Witchcraft -Lead Sheet, Key of F
Updated: Dec 31, 2016

Lead sheet for premium play-along track for this jazz standard. Key of F.


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Witchcraft - Play-along Track Leadsheet, Handwritten original
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Handwriten leadsheet for the premium play-along track, Witchcreaft.


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Witchcraft - Play-along Track, Key of F
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Related Lessons for Witchcraft at this time.

Core Chords - The Big Six - Building a Solid Chord Foundation • Updated: Jan 23, 2020

Core Chords is a series of lessons for building your core, essential 4-part chords. These chords commonly called jazz chords, are really just 4-part chords used in a wide range of musical styles.

The Big Six chords include: Seventh 7, Major Seventh maj7, Minor Seventh m7, Half Diminished Seventh or Minor Seven Flat Five diminished 7 m7b5, Diminished Seventh o7 and Augmented Seventh +7. These six chords form a core set of chords.

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