Blue Monk

Bass and drums backing tracks: Use these tracks if you are a pianist, guitarist, or vibist and want to practice your voicings.

This track consists of the following:

  • 4 beats of drums
  • Two-beat feel for the head, 1 chorus
  • Walking base feel for 2 choruses of Bb blues changes, with a #IV diminished in measure 6, and a ii-V in mm. 9-10
  • Two-beat feel for the head out

Bass, drums, and piano backing tracks: Use these tracks to practice soloing with a fully comped background.

This track consists of the following:

  • 4 beats of drums
  • Two-beat feel for the head, 1 chorus
  • Walking base feel for 2 choruses of Bb blues changes, with a #IV diminished in measure 6, and a ii-V in mm. 9-10
  • Two-beat feel for the head out