Jazz Standards.com : Jazz Standards : Songs : History : Biographies
Home Overview Songs Biographies History Theory Search Bookstore About

Take Five (1960)

Visitor Comments
Share your comments on this tune...
Origin and Chart Information
AKATake 5
Rank 656
Written by Paul Desmond

Here are the top ten...

Year Rank Title
1930 1 Body and Soul
1939 2 All the Things You Are
1935 3 Summertime
1944 4 'Round Midnight
1935 5 I Can't Get Started (with You)
1937 6 My Funny Valentine
1942 7 Lover Man (Oh, Where Can You Be)
1930 8 What Is This Thing Called Love?
1933 9 Yesterdays
1946 10 Stella by Starlight

Click on Songs for the full list.

Musicians' Comments

Are you a published Vocalist or Instrumentalist?

Add a comment and we'll credit you with a link to your site. (more...)

Reading and Research
Additional information for "Take Five" may be found in:

Alyn Shipton
A New History of Jazz
Continuum International Publishing Group
Paperback: 956 pages


(2 paragraphs including the following types of information: history and music analysis. (Page 703).)
Free Chord Changes for this Tune
Chord changes and downloadable tracks at PlayJazzNow.com
Also on This Page...

Musician's Comments
Reading & Research
Free Chord Changes

By the Same Writers...

Written by the Same Composer(s)...
This section shows the jazz standards written by the same writing team.

Paul Desmond

Year Rank Title
1960 656 Take Five

Copyright 2005-2012 - JazzStandards.com - All Rights Reserved      Permission & contact information

Home | Overview | Songs | Biographies | History | Theory | Search | Bookstore | About