Rainbow Over Harlem (vocal) – Jon Burr
This dreamy medium swing has a lyric describing the majestic beauty of New York. Available in keys for both male and female singers.
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- Recording: Jon Burr - Just Can't Wait
- Recorded on: 2009
- Label: JBQ (2005)
- Concert Key: A minor, C minor
- Vocal Range: Tenor, A3 to E5 written 8va
- Style: Swing (medium)
- Vocals - Ty Stephens
- Trumpet - Dominic Farinacci
- Tenor Sax - Mario Cruz
- Piano - Loston Harris
- Bass - Jon Burr
- Drums - Dave Gibson
Lyric Description: Jon's lyric describes a dramatic après-storm scene in New York City: as the sky clears, a rainbow glows over the uptown horizon.
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born on May 22, 1953
Renowned bassist Jon Burr is a mainstay in the New York scene. At the age of 16 Charles Mingus asked him to sit in on bass at the Village Vanguard and Jon has steadily risen in the jazz world since then. He has worked alongside many of the jazz giants while cultivating his own unique sound. His early discography shows us that he hit the ground running upon arrival in the Big Apple, and includes recordings with Buddy Rich and Chet Baker. Read more...