Jean-Philippe, authour of this book, is the co-leader of the band Sakésho, featuring Andy Narell, as well as having recorded over 300 CDs with musicians like Kassav, Angélique Kidjo, Le Grand Méchant Zouk, Mario Canonge, Ralph Thamar, Zic Band, Beethova Obas, Edith Lefel, Touré Kunda, Tony Chasseur, Philippe Lavil, and Tania Maria.
57 compositions – many updated from the original recording scores – in about 240 pages. From calypso to post bop, ska to ballads. Condensed lead sheets as well as specific parts (for bass, counter-melody, keyboard, etc.) where helpful. A new surprise awaits at every turn of the page. For performers, arrangers, educators and students.