Following the Form in Jazz

I.  Understanding and Appreciating “Form”

II. Musical Examples

John Abercrombie, Peter Erskine, & Marc Johson “Stella by Starlight”

Chick Corea “If I Were a Bell”

Fred Hersch “Segment”

Brad Mehldau & Joshua Redman “In Walked Bud”

Dennis Winge – unaccompanied solo on “Take the A Train”

Dennis Winge – 3 standard forms played “contrapuntally” with 3 tracks per tune