The Paul Desmond Collection Artist Transcriptions

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Seventeen classic transcriptions from one of the most important saxophonists to emerge in the 1950s. Primarily known for his work with the Dave Brubeck Quartet, Desmond wrote the famous 'Take Five' which is included in this collection. Also includes 'Bossa Antiqua', 'Late Lament' and 'Take Ten'. Biography and selected discography.


  1. Audrey
  2. Battle Hymn Of The Republic
  3. Blues In Time
  4. Bossa Antigua
  5. Desmond Blue
  6. Eleven Four
  7. Jazzabelle
  8. Late Lament
  9. Romance De Amor
  10. Sacre Blues
  11. Samba Cantina
  12. Take Five
  13. Take Ten
  14. The Girl From East Ninth Street
  15. Two Of A Mind
  16. Wendy
  17. Wintersong [Harvey, David]


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