Transcription: Don't Cry, Baby

Composer: James P. Johnson
Transcription starts at 0'18"; ends at 0'25"
Tempo: 125 beats per minute
From the album: Basie Eckstine Incorporated   
Leader of the session: Count Basie       
Recorded: May 22, 1959 
LP: Roulette SR59042

Freddie plays a two measure solo based on familiar guitar chord shapes.  Though the solo could have been improvised, it sounds like a written solo, or a solo worked out beforehand. 

Transcribed by Michael Pettersen, January 2006

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