This is an excerpt from David Cooper’s blog. The entire article is posted on his site.
I am thrilled to host the Madison jazz Jam again this coming Sunday. This week the featured tune is the standard, “There Will Never Be Another You” by Warren and Gordon.
From an improvisation standpoint the tune has many opportunities to work our ii V I progression concepts. It is a 32 bar song form, meaning that the tune is divided in half – 16 measures each with many similarities in both halves. This is all well and good and important stuff. However, what I would like to focus on this particular week with this particular tune is melodic interpretation. Continue Reading….