There was also, he noted, an uptempo catchy tune called 'Set Them Free'. Body and Soul vers.2. His more serious moments are impressive too, as in the evocative 'Moon Over Bourbon Street': "The brim of my hat hides the eye of a beast/I've the face of a sinner but the hands of a priest." Marsalis' job is to add a soulful edge where Sting has neglected it, and his soprano sax is a vital element on 'Love Is The Seventh Wave' and 'Children's Crusade'. The brim of my hat hides the eyes of a beast. Prior to starting his solo career, he was the principal songwriter, lead singer and bassist for the rock band, Gordon Matthew Thomas Sumner CBE (born 2 October 1951 in Wallsend, Newcastle upon Tyne, England), known by his stage name Sting, is an English musician, singer-songwriter, multi-instrumenta…, Gordon Matthew Thomas Sumner CBE (born 2 October 1951 in Wallsend, Newcastle upon Tyne, England), known by his stage name Sting, is an English musician, singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, activist, actor and philanthropist. I was trapped in this life like an innocent lamb C B7 Em 1. I wanted to give them a new springboard. Some user-contributed text on this page is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. You've got a friend. Moonlight Lyrics 5:21 . More than you know. Let it snow. There are moments of ecstatic music here: the shrill, almost panicked chorus of 'We Work The Black Seam', Sting's evenly measured vocal crescendos on Fortress. I had arrangements and we worked from there. It wasn't marketed that way. Like much of his writing, 'Russians' is too clever by half, but puts its Prokofiev theme to wonderfully atmospheric use. Finally there's this joker called Kenny Kirkland who sounds as if he's playing with boxing gloves on. Click here for a list of all website songs (pdf) To search for songs on the pdf pages, press the Ctrl and F keys together and type in key words in the display. First class. There are over 875 play-along songs on this website. That's what the album's about, going through that filter. I wanted to stretch myself, I wanted to be challenged by what they could do, and I also wanted them to stretch too. Moon Over Bourbon Street appears on Sting's 1985 debut solo album ‘The Dream of the … I didn't do this out of any dissatisfaction with the Police. It's a pretty good band. More recent - and self-conscious - examples include Herbie Hancock, Joni Mitchell and the currently popular British singer Sade. Murder By Numbers Lyrics My Funny Friend And Me Lyrics 4:37 . They were not only the size of a man, they were also blue and had an air of being immensely cool, like hepcats, insouciant and fearless. It's live, it's obviously played by musicians and not by machines - in fact, it's rough as hell - and yet it satisfies a lot of ingredients that needed to be satisfied in order for it to be a commercial record. I don't want to be in that kind of prison. The song reached No. I think we got enough spontaneity on the record and yet enough discipline to have gone into areas that most pop records don't go. Just friends. Total mayhem. "Sky Magazine, 11/87On accusations that he used black musicians to enhance his credibility..."We're using Wynton's (Marsalis) argument that I've stained the purity of black music. Bohemian Rhapsody - Choral Pop. Show More Show Less. Aghh! Pour prévisualiser une partition, cliquez sur le bouton . A concerned citizen, frustrated by the cumbersome rhetoric of U.S.-Soviet detente, says with cautious resignation: "I hope the Russians love their children, too. And so he sets a generous tone. Caravan. Nearness of you (The) On the sunny side of the street So it's a frivolous title. It's not just a riff of a guitar with nonsense lyrics. Keith Jarrett - Memories of Tomorrow. The ones with music sounding like it came from some tacky musical and lyrics that contained at least a dozen "babys" - not to mention the obligatory "if you leave me, I'll drive Dad's car over Niagara Falls" sentiment.Well, those songs are still out there, somewhere. Johnny Mercer - Autumn Leaves. In my case, I wrote this music. Keyboard player Kenny Kirkland contributes fleetsizer choruses made to sound like a slippery celeste, but the real standou is saxophonist Branford Marsalis. Crystal Silence. How insensitive. The most artistically successful of these recent fusions, the jazz-based band Weather Report and the pop group Steely Dan, succeeded in part because they largely eschewed improvisation, swing and the three-chord simplicities of traditional rock in favor of angular riffs and pastel tone poems.Though Sting follows a similar approach, it works only fitfully. The success of the album, a successful solo appearance at Live Aid, and the subsequent world tour convinced Sting that the safety net of potentially reforming The Police was no longer necessary - he had not only a retained a fan base he had gathered another one.Review from Rolling Stone magazine by Jon ParelesWith the Police on hiatus, Sting had choices galore for ways to make his inevitable solo album. Days Of Wine And Roses. Tags: lyrics, Moon Over Bourbon Street, Sting Minggu pagi, seperti biasa kurang kerjaan, ubek2 lagu lama … Pertama denger/liat lagu ini di video Bring on the Night , live performance -nya Sting di Paris dengan group -nya yang asli Jazz semua (Branford Marsalis, Kenny Kirkland, Darryl Jones, Omar Hakim) setelah mengeluarkan album The Dream of the Blue Turtles . The most obvious was to become the world's best-qualified Police imitator; what he did instead smacks of brilliantly enlightened self-interest.Der Stingle chose to form a new band with young jazz hotshots from Weather Report (drummer Omar Hakim) and the Miles Davis group (bassist Darryl Jones), plus saxophonist Branford Marsalis and keyboardist Kenny Kirkland. Bob Dylan. Autumn Leaves. Certainly, he has employed a variety of musicians with solid backgrounds in the vein of Weather Report, but it is still basically Sting's style of pop music. The song laments the deadly byproducts of the nuclear industry from the angry, unsung viewpoint of mine workers ("One day in a new clear age/they may understand our rage/Build machines that they can't control/and bury the waste in great big hole...").But there's a lighter touch here as well. "Musician, 12/87"Dream was more about a band meeting a pop star. Englishman In New York (2) Mad About You. Freedom is everything to me - freedom to change my mind, freedom to be seen differently. I did Jungian analysis for a while, and one of the things you're encouraged to do is use your dreams creatively. The sea is a good symbol of the subconscious. I didn't want to call it 'Sting Addresses Doom and Destruction', I wanted something more oblique. And I wanted it to be as commercial as possible. The Playing Out Duo sing & play a big mix of easy listening or background music including popular trad & swing jazz and ballads from the 50's, 60's & various other things, or If proffered just play a specialised jazz set singing and playing popular tunes. It makes me want to give up, in a way. Contemplation - Chord chart resource with over 1,300 Jazz Standards that you can transpose to any key. MOON OVER BOURBON STREET (Sting) yes. Basin Street Blues. There's a moon over Bourbon Street tonightI see faces as they pass beneath the pale lamplightI've no choice but to follow that callThe bright…. That's the foundation. Sting - Englishman In New York. Blue Skies. Suddenly the bricks from the wall exploded into the garden and I turned to see the head of an enormous turtle emerging from the darkness, followed by four or five others. shape of my heart 9. "Musician, 7-8/85During the recording of Blue Turtles... "Is the album any good I don't know anymore. Now I can never show my face at noon and you'll only see me walking by the light of the moon. I've got the world on a string. Yet Sting sabotages good intentions when he gets preachy or spacey or sanctimonious. Only two compositions ('Set Them Free' and 'Shadows In The Rain') break out of the languid, medium-tempo mold Sting has cast; this similarity is the album's biggest weakness.Throughout 'Dreams', Sting adapts the manner of an expert bandleader, allowing his sidemen to do what they do best: drummer Hakim shoots for a steady, crisp pulse dusted with cymbals - gone are the abrupt polyrhythms Copeland used as punctuation. 'Consider Me Gone' is a bluesy, lounge-jazz kiss-off of a love affair, while the album's title track instrumental is a slice of pure improvisational joy, echoing Brubeck. Preview. Elijah is taking control of the quarter and receives a … Blue Lou. 'We Work The Black Seam', - with a winding melody chat suggests climbing and descending and with a rhythm track like the clang of picks - extrapolates from neat denunciations of Thatcherism ("We matter more than pounds and pence / Your economic theory makes no sense") and nuclear power ("Bury the waste in a great big hole") to goofy stuff about the universe. Bob Dylan. We didn't really think about "Let's play that chord here." I can fly here, I can fly there, up, down, go sideways!" "This cast of characters comes from the debut solo project by Sting, bass-playing leader of the rock trio The Police, scheduled for nationwide release today by A&M records. I provided the lyrics, the harmony and melody for them to explore. And I also played double bass on 'Moon Over Bourbon Street'. "NME, 6/85On the dream that inspired the album's title..."Suddenly a big hole appears in the wall, and out of it come four massive, prehistoric blue turtles with long, scaly necks. It was a band in the sense that they were allowed to do that. la King of Pain) and Afro-Anglo-Caribbean rhythms - to do anything else would be like changing his fingerprints. You can't really make records that are about nothing anymore. I ignored this as much as I could, believing that the momentum of the band had been such that people would at least be curious about what I was up to. Discover (and save!) I put this on the record and thought, "This is really going to put the cat among the pigeons - how are they going to play it in their format" And they did. Reply; 2 votes. Don’t Get Around Much Anymore. Only we don't hear them so much any more, because for the last seven years, the Top 40 has been ruled by Sting, and his immensely popular band The Police.Not that Sting doesn't write love songs. "Timeout, 10/87"Jazz musicians are forced to play standards. You know? Basin Street Blues. I'm interested in the spirit of live music, and I don't think Branford, Omar, Kenny, Darryl or myself miss the spirit of rock & roll at all. You have to think about them. The voice sounds like a more thoughtful Rod Stewart. The first track to be recorded was an old Police song, 'Shadows In The Rain' which Sting wanted to record more in the R&B vein of his original demo. Performing together both nationally and internationally for over 25 years, Mason & Wallis AKA The Jazz Kings are one of Australia’s finest. I'm from my own kind of ghetto. I'm working with musicians who are technically much, much better than I am. Buy CD or download online. The track became the fourth and final track from the album to be released as a single, peaking at the #44 position in the UK. If I have to look for a blueprint for what I hope to do, it's probably 'The White Album' by the Beatles, which was about songs. Man I Love (The) Misty 1) Moon over Bourbon street. On this record I've recruited some of the best young players in America but I think I'm the best songwriter, so I'm not being immodest, the band has a good pedigree, and I'm part of the pedigree. His subjects tend to be prisoners in chains and dominating beasts, all thrown in with a liberal dose of Jungian theory. Or the Police! Review from The Los Angeles Times by Matt DamskerSting has gotten over his king-of-pain obsessiveness: "If you love somebody," he sings on the lead track of his first solo album, "set them free." "In January 1985, Sting went to New York to recruit a new band, enlisting Garbarini to help him. I've never been into having this "sound." He wouldn't be improvising just with the changes and the chords, he'd be improvising with the lyrics, and you can hear it in the sensitivity of his playing. Download Joseph Kosma Autumn Leaves sheet music. Beautiful Love. "For instance Sting's song 'Moon Over Bourbon Street' is very close to the jazz classic Autumn Leaves,'" she explains. I didn't want to extend what the Police had done because that would have sounded like a Police album. Little Wing. They were allowed input to play what they wanted, as long as I liked it. 44 on the British singles chart. Many of your Real Book favorites can be found here and in the iGigBook iOS and Android App. A deliberate air of mystery surrounds compositions such as the steel-drum flavored 'Love Is The Seventh Wave' and the cool 'Consider Me Gone': At every turn the churning instrumental interaction help shadow the true intention of his lyric. It wasn't a philosophical thing. Kern & Harbach - Smoke Gets in Your Eyes. Moondance / Moon over Bourbon Street - Van Morrison My Baby Just Cares For Me - Nina Simone My Funny Valentine - Gerry Mulligan My Way - Frank Sinatra New York, New York - Frank Sinatra Night and Day - Cole Porter Route 66 - Glenn Frey Smile – Nat King Cole Someone To Watch Over Me - Ella Fitzgerald Somewhere over the Rainbow - Judy Garland Having undergone Jungian analysis, I've gotten proficient at interpreting my own dreams, Carl Jung; having believed that there're doors into the innermost parts of your psyche. Yes, it's frightening and dramatic, but ultimately you'll be rewarded. I don't see them as my back-up band. When you knew that it was over Were you suddenly aware That the autumn leaves were turning To the color of her hair Like a circle in a spiral Like a wheel within a wheel Never ending or beginning, On an ever spinning reel As the images unwind Like the circles that you find In the windmills of your mind Pictures hanging in a hallway "'Lyrics', 10/07"The title of the album came from a dream that woke me up on my first night in Barbados. The song has the same melody as Autumn Leaves Actions. Can't Get Out of This Mood. I didn't write any sax part as such; I trusted Branford to come up with my vision of it. I think pop music was at it's best in the '60s, when there were no barriers, no demarcation lines of jazz, classical, whatever. Leave feedback, Moon Over Bourbon Street appears on Sting's 1985 debut solo album ‘The Dream of the Blue Turtles’. A new version of Last.fm is available, to keep everything running smoothly, please reload the site. So I can't really take that kind of stuff seriously. La lune est pleine au dessus de Bourbon street ce soir. 8:45. I guess what I'm looking for are jazz musicians who'd be willing to play pop - and maybe stretch the boundaries of both." It's as simple as that. The songs are located either on this page or the Beginner's Page. As soon as they're sure about who you are and what you're gonna come up with next, then you're dead, stagnant and useless - which is why rock & roll is dead; I know what MTV is going to look like today. "Record, '85"Pop music at it's best is a great mongrel, taking in sources from everywhere. While there's a moon over Bourbon Street Number the lines in the order you hear them I was trapped in this life like an innocent lamb. And they did. B. I have to say the sense of freedom in not having to tailor songs to accommodate a three-piece, even one as versatile as the Police, was like opening a window in a closed room. Autumn Leaves (Remastered Album Version;O.S.T. It's only a paper moon. "Musician, 8/85"The four blue turtles are the four musicians in my band. Talking about my band, all the people in my band are from middle-class backgrounds; I'm the only working-class kid in the band. What made that band sound so good was not so much their deft musical style, but Sting's rasping lead vocals.Still, 'The Dream Of The Blue Turtles' is one remarkably fine album. I think that my function in this group is as a concept organiser. 'If You Love Somebody Set Them Free' is a postgrammatical, T-shirt sentiment and a denunciation of possessiveness that would be a lot more convincing issued by someone other than a millionaire. Leon Russel - Masquerade. Jardin D'hiver. Digital score of Autumn Leaves. The opening R&B raveup, 'If You Love Somebody Set Them Free', works as a companion to the Police hit 'Every Breath You Take': Here the obsessed lover has learned what it takes to keep a relationship alive and is happy to dispense the advice. Mother Lyrics Muoio Per Te Lyrics 3:52 . Corcovado. If they adjust at all. He also comments on the British miners' strike ('We Work The Black Seam') on lost generations ('Children's Crusade') and on matters philosophical and epistemological ('Love Is The Seventh Wave' and 'If You Love Somebody Set Them Free').When I saw the band in concert (as you should when it tours this summer) its musical exuberance was contagious: I kept losing track of the lyrics in the brainy kicks of the music. Autumn leaves. But aside from raising an eyebrow towards the charts, Sting's album has to be admired for its strong identity and wealth of ideas. These aren't the usual sleepy gang of veteran sidemen; they never bothered to learn pop-jazz clich?©s, but they know their Jimi Hendrix, Chic, Herbie Hancock and Led Zeppelin, along with their Duke Ellington.Unlike Joni Mitchell another Big Blond Star who attempted this kind of jazzification, Sting can swing. Birth of the Blues. 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