Solo Song: Body and Soul

Body and Sound is a Jazz Standard that was composed in the 30s. Influencend by the great Louis Armstrong, Django Reinhardt recorded the Title together with his group “Hot Club de France” in 1937. Armstrongs (and also Django´s) interpretation of that song is much faster then the most recordings that other Jazz musicians did later. So Body and Soul is known today as one of the most beautiful Ballads in Jazz, and its of course part of the Real Book that contains the most important Jazz Standards of all time. The prepared Version is very interesting for all players who are also fans of Fingerstyle Jazz, because it is considered as a Solo Guitar Version.

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