Five Beginner Jazz Songs For Singers

31/03/2020

If you’ve ever wondered what the best beginner songs for jazz singers are, well then today I have a list of my top 5.

Chosen to give you a variety of repertoire ranging from swing to ballads to blues and latin, I hope you’ll enjoy my recommendations and add them to your performance chart book!

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Here are five beginner jazz songs for singers:

 

1. AUTUMN LEAVES:

Eva Cassidy (gorgeous version): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xXBNl…

Nat King Cole: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gnp58…

2. BYE BYE BLACKBIRD:

Julie London: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DfANF…

Peggy Lee: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wVdz4…

 

3. NATURE BOY:

Aurora (very cool version) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9w-bQ…

Kurt Elling: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s8WxZ…

 

4. S’WONDERFUL

Joao Gilberto: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MxfPq…

Audrey Hepburn: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PVkQ4…

 

5. SUMMERTIME:

Ella Fitzgerald: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u2big…

Billie Holiday: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A8eLH…

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