Buy Jordu by Duke Jordan/arr. Mark Taylor at Jazz Sheet Music. Notably recorded by Clifford Brown and composed by legendary jazz pianist. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Vinyl release of Jordu on Discogs.

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The A section is composed of two measure patterns, the first being a non-chordal pick-up measure in which the lead player starts a phrase on the “and” of beat 1 dukr leads right into the second half of the two measure phrase in which the rhythm players and the lead players both hit on 1, 3, and the “and” of 4.

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Recorded under the tune’s original title, “Minor Escamp”. The Complete Sessions at AllMusic. Views Read Edit View history. This page was last edited on 5 Novemberat April 1, BrooklynNew YorkU.

Duke Jordan

He died in ValbyDke. This song was first made popular by Clifford Brown and Max Roachbut many other jazz musicians have performed or recorded renditions of it, including Stan GetzChet Bakerand Charlie Byrd.


From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. The ending of the song contains a vamp on the last two bars of the A section followed by an alteration of the initial pickup measure jordaan on a minor-major seventh chord.

Jordan had a long solo career from the mids onwards, although for a period in the mids he drove a taxi in New York. From to he was married to the jazz singer Sheila Jordan.

The B section is a circle of fourths pattern built on dominant seventh dike.

Duke Jordan – Wikipedia

Retrieved from ” https: From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Their union produced a daughter, Tracey J. Beginning in he lived in CopenhagenDenmark, having recorded an extensive sequence of albums for the SteepleChase label; his first record date for the company was in For the former president of Gallaudet University, see I.

Lyrics for this song were written by Karrin Allyson with the title “Life is a groove”.

His most notable composition, ” Jordu “, became a jazz standard when trumpeter Clifford Brown adopted it into his repertoire. Signal, Blue NoteSteepleChase. It has a traditional AABA jazz form. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.


This article about a jazz standard or composition written in jordi s is a stub. He was reported not to have changed his style over the course of his career. Floyd Cramer performed the song on the organ on his album “Floyd Cramer Gets Organized” in which one half of the album was piano and the other half organ.

You can help Wikipedia by expanding it. Recorded in NYC; January 28, Retrieved 2 December Offbeat,jorvan.

These performances are featured on Charlie Parker on Dial. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. This page was last edited on 20 Decemberat