In this lesson you will learn to play the song “Take the ´A´Train“, composed by Billy Strayhorn in 1939.
Everyone will know the basic melody, it´s a symbolic song of the swing era and became the signature tune of Duke Ellington´s orchestra.
Our lesson covers the basic theme & an intermediate solo. In addition to that, we composed a theme variation on the ending.
Watch the introduction video and get started directly: