List of Jazz Standards and Keys
- By Stef Ramin
- On 2017-08-31
- 2 comments
A“standard” or “jazz standard” is referring to a popular music piece and/or jazz music composition that is held in continuing esteem and is frequently used in musical repertoire.
Many of these “jazz standards” were not necessarily originally jazz compositions. Music publishers include the term “jazz standards” in a description or a title they nearly always are referring to compositions used as the basis for improvisation or jazz arrangements.
You will find in this post a non-exhaustive list of jazz standards and their original keys to practice at home or in jam sessions.
Jazz Standards List
Anyone is free to add tunes in the list using the comment form below.
|Take the ‘A’ Train||C|
|Afternoon in Paris||C|
|Alice in Wonderland||C|
|All of Me||C|
|All of You||Eb|
|All the Things You Are||Ab|
|All or nothing at all||C|
|April in Paris||C|
|Autumn in New York||F|
|Baubles, Bangles and Beads||Ab|
|Between the Devil & the Deep Blue Sea||F|
|Bewitched, Bothered and Bewildered||C|
|Blame It On My Mouth||Eb|
|Blue and Sentimental||Eb|
|Body and Soul||Db|
|(The) Boulevard of Broken Dreams||D-|
|(The) Boy next door||Bb|
|But Not for Me||Eb|
|Bye bye Blackbird||F|
|Cheek to cheek||C|
|Chega De Saudade||D-|
|(The) Christmas Song||C|
|Come Fly With Me||C|
|Come Rain or Come Shine||F|
|Cry me a River||C-|
|Danny Boy (Londonderry Air)||Bb|
|Days of Wine and Roses||F|
|Dear old Stockholm||D-|
|Devil may Care||A-|
|Don’t go to Strangers||Bb|
|Don’t Take Your Love From Me||C|
|Don’t Worry ‘Bout Me||Bb|
|Dream a little dream||C|
|(A) Dream is a Wish your Heart Makes||Eb|
|East of the Sun||G|
|Every Time We Say Goodbye||Eb|
|Everything Happens to Me||Bb|
|Everything I Love||F|
|Falling in Love with Love||Bb|
|(A) Fine Romance||G|
|Fly Me to the Moon||C|
|(A) Foggy Day||F|
|For once in my life||Bb|
|Gee, Baby, Ain’t I Good to You||Eb|
|A Ghost of a Chance||C|
|(The) Girl from Ipanema||F|
|Give me the night||Fm|
|Gone With The Wind||Eb|
|(On) Green Dolphin Street||Eb|
|Have You Met Miss Jones||F|
|Here’s That Rainy Day||G|
|(A) House is Not a Home||Bb|
|How About You?||C|
|I Can’t Believe that You’re in Love||C|
|I Can’t Get Started||C|
|I Fall in Love Too Easily||Eb|
|I Get Along Without You Very Well||Bb|
|I Got it Bad||G|
|I Guess I’ll Hang My Tears Out to Dry||F|
|I Love You||F|
|I Loves You Porgy||F|
|I Remember Clifford||Eb|
|I Remember You||F|
|I Should Care||C|
|I Thought About You||F|
|I Wish You Love||Eb|
|I’ll Remember April||G|
|I’m Confessin’ that I Love You||Ab|
|I’m Old Frashioned||F|
|I’ve Got a Crush on You||Bb|
|I’ve Got the World on a String||F|
|I’ve Got Rhythm||Bb|
|I’ve Grown Accustomed to her Face||C|
|I’ve Never Been in Love Before||Eb|
|If I Had You||Bb|
|In a Mellow Tone||Ab|
|It Could Happen to You||Eb|
|It Don’t Mean a Thing||Bb|
|It Had to Be You||G|
|It Might as Well be Spring||C|
|It’s You or No-one||F|
|(The) Joint is Jumpin’||Bb|
|Just in Time||Bb|
|Just one of those things||F|
|Just the Way You Are||D|
|(Oh) Lady be Good||G|
|(The) Lady is a Tramp||C|
|Let it Snow!||C|
|Like Someone in Love||C|
|Love Came on Stealthy Fingers||Bb|
|Love for Sale||Eb|
|(Our) Love is Here to Stay||F|
|Love Walked In||F|
|Lullaby of Birdland||C|
|Lullaby of the Leaves||C-|
|(The) Masquerade (is Over)||Eb|
|Mean to Me||F|
|Memories of You||Eb|
|Moonlight in Vermont||Eb|
|(The) More I See You||Ab|
|My cherie amour||G|
|My Foolish Heart||Bb|
|My Funny Valentine||C-|
|My Old Flame||G|
|My Shining Hour||C|
|Nancy with the Laughing Face||Eb|
|(The) Nearness of You||F|
|Night and Day||Eb|
|A Night in Tunisia||D-|
|Nobody Else But Me||Bb|
|Old Devil Moon||Eb|
|On a Clear Day||G|
|On a Misty Night||Eb|
|On the Street Where You Live||Bb|
|On the Sunny Side of the Street||C|
|Ornithology (How High the Moon)||G|
|Out of Nowhere||G|
|Over the Rainbow||Eb|
|(It’s only a) Paper Moon||F|
|Pennies from Heaven||C|
|Polkadots and Moonbeams||F|
|Prelude to a Kiss||F|
|Red roses for a blue lady||C|
|Red Sails in the Sunset||G|
|Santa Claus is Coming to Town||G|
|Scrapple from the Apple||F|
|September in the Rain||Eb|
|Slow Boat to China||C|
|Softly, as in a Morning Sunrise||C-|
|Some Other Time||C|
|Somebody Loves Me||F|
|Someday My Prince Will Come||Bb|
|Stars Fell on Alabama||C|
|Stella by Starlight||Bb|
|Strike up the Band||Bb|
|Sweet and Lovely||Bb|
|Sweet Georgia Brown||F|
|Taking a Chance on Love||F|
|Teach me Tonight||Eb|
|There is no Greater Love||Bb|
|There’s no You||F|
|There Will Never Be Another You||Eb|
|These Foolish Things||Eb|
|They Can’t Take That Away from Me||Eb|
|(A) Time for Love||Bb|
|Too Close for Comfort||Eb|
|Too Marvelous for Words||G|
|(The) Touch of Your Lips||C|
|Under a Blanket of Blue||C|
|Violets for Your Furs||F|
|We’ll Be Together Again||C|
|(You’re a) Weaver of Dreams||C|
|What a Little Moonlight Can Do||G|
|What Am I Here For?||Bb|
|What is This Thing Called Love?||C|
|When I Fall in Love||Eb|
|When You Wish Upon a Star||F|
|Willow Weep for Me||G|
|Woody ‘n’ You||Db|
|Wrap Your Troubles in Dreams||C|
|You go to my Head||Eb|
|You Stepped out of a Dream||C|
|You Turned the Tables on Me||C|
|You’d Be So Nice To Come Home To||Bb|
|Young and fine||Eb|
|Young and foolish||C|
|Yours is My Heart Alone||C|
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