The New Real Book – Vol. 1



All living composers have approved these charts; many of them are from the composer’s own lead sheets. Charts for the standards were derived from a consensus of the best recorded jazz versions…


The only legal, corrected and updated version of the original Real Book.

438 pages.

All living composers have approved these charts; many of them are from the composer’s own lead sheets.
Charts for the standards were derived from a consensus of the best recorded jazz versions.

Created by musicians, for musicians. The new standard in fake books!


Chick Corea“Terrific publication. Great collection of tunes and really nicely presented and printed.”

Guitar Player“Check out the New Real Book. Highly recommended!”

Ron Carter“Wonderful for beginners and just as great for professionals.”

Illinois Jacquet“You have a hell of a book and I can see where I will have a great time using it.”

McCoy Tyner“This is a fine book to have.”

Denny Zeitlin“Shows tremendous respect for the music and the musicians.”

Jamey Aebersold“Finally. it’s here! – the book we’ve all been waiting for. Great tunes, great manuscript and correct chords.”

Richie Beirach“It will set a new standard of excellence and accuracy for years to come.”

Down Beat“An extremely worthwhile volume to have, easy to work with, accurate and highly intelligent.”

Partial List Of Songs & Artists


Miles Davis

Four, Nefertiti, Solar, Eighty One, Fall, etc.

Thelonious Monk

Ruby My Dear, I Mean You, Monk’s Mood, etc.

Freddie Hubbard

Little Sunflower, Up Jumped Spring, etc.

Joe Henderson

Blue Bossa, Black Narcissus, Fire, etc.

McCoy Tyner

Search For Peace, Blues On The Corner, etc.

Wes Montgomery

Four On Six, West Coast Blues, Unit 7

Bud Powell

Hallucinations, Bouncin’ With Bud

Bill Evans

Waltz For Debby, Very Early, Gloria’s Step, etc.

Wayne Shorter

Footprints, Ana Maria, Speak No Evil, 3 Marias, etc.

Sonny Rollins

St. Thomas, Oleo, Airegin, Pent Up House

Cannonball Adderley

Mercy Mercy Mercy, Blue Daniel, etc.

Charles Mingus

Reincarnation Of A Lovebird, Self Portrait, etc

Antonio C. Jobim

Wave, Desafinado, Dindi, Once I Loved, etc.


Angel Eyes

Autumn Leaves

Beautiful Love

Basin St. Blues

Blame It On My Youth

But Beautiful

Darn That Dream

Don’t Go To Strangers

Everything Happens To Me

Gone With The Wind

Good Morning


Here’s That Rainy Day

I Should Care

I Thought About You

Long Ago And Far Away


Moonlight In Vermont

My Romance

My Shining Hour

Polkadots And Moonbeams

Nature Boy

Speak Low

Stormy Weather

Take The “A” Train


These Foolish Things

We’ll Be Together Again


Weep For Me


Al Jarreau

Boogie Down, Mornin’, Easy, Breakin’ Away, etc.

The Crusaders

Street Life, Put it Where You Want It, etc.

Jaco Pastorius

Three Views Of A Sectret, Portrait Of Tracy

Michael Brecker

Nothing Personal, Not Ethiopia

Spyro Gyra

Morning Dance, Shaker Song, Song For Lorraine

Ivan Lins

Velas, The Island, Love Dance

Victor Feldman

Rio, Let’s Go Dancin’, Haunted Ballroom

George Benson

This Masquerade, Turn Your Love Around, etc

The Yellowjackets

Rush Hour, Matinee Idol, Going’ Home, etc.

Steps Ahead

Safari, Both Sides Of The Coin

Weather Report

Havona, River People, Mr. Gone, Plaza Real

Jeff Lorber

Always There, Black Ice, Delevans

Dave Grusin

Modadji, Friends And Strangers

…and many more!


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