Jazz Repertoire Song List

There are hundreds and hundreds of songs in the jazz lexicon, covering almost 100 years of music. This is a preliminary list, comprised from popular songs from The Real Book. Knowing 30-40 of these will get you through a solo cocktail gig.

Airegin
All of Me
All the Things You Are
Anthropology
Autumn Leaves
Basin Street Blues
Beautiful Love
Blue Bossa
But Beautiful
Darn That dream

Desafinado
Everything Happens to Me
Four
Gone With The Wind
Here’s That Rainy Day
I Should Care
I Thought About You
If I Were a Bell
I’m Old Fashioned
Imagination

Lady Bird
Like Someone in Love
Mercy Mercy Mercy
Moonlight in Vermont
My Romance
My Shining Hour
Oleo
Once I Loved
Pent Up House
Polkadots and Moonbeams
Solar

Someday My Prince
St Thomas
Take The A Train
There Will Never Be Another You
This Masquerade
Wave
We’ll Be Together Again
Willow Weep For Me
Witchcraft
Yesterdays
Alone Together

Bewitched
Blue in Green
Blue Monk
Bluesette
Dear Old Stockholm
Easy To Love
I’ll Remember April
The More I See You
One Note Samba
Blues March

Party Time
Cherokee
Our Love Is Here to Stay
The Shadow of Your Smile
Embraceable You
All The Way
Satin Doll
Corcovado
Over The Rainbow
The Girl From Ipanema

Someone to Watch Over Me
God Bless The Child
The Very Thought Of You
When I Fall In Love
As Time Goes by
In a Sentimental Mood
They Can’t Take That Away From Me
When Sunny Gets Blue
Smile
Days Of Wine And Roses
You Don’t Know What Love Is

Body And Soul
Night And Day
My Funny Valentine
Misty
Don’t Get Around Much Anymore
Tenderly
Lullaby Of Birdland
Georgia
The Nearness Of You

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