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How to play JAZZ on the mandolin

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Common Tunes

Start by learning tunes your friends play, then learn other tunes common in your area.  Here is a list of common Jazz tunes.  This list is not complete.


A Night in Tunisia

All of Me

All The Things You Are

Alone Together

Angel Eyes


Au Privave


Autumn Leaves


Billie's Bounce

Blue Monk

Blues for Alice

Body and Soul

But Beautiful

Bye Bye Blackbird



Come Rain Or Come Shine


Darn That Dream

Days of Wine and Roses

Dearly Beloved

Deep Purple

Dewey Square


Do Nothin' Til You Hear From Me

Don't Blame Me

Don't Get Around Much Anymore

East of the Sun

Easy Living

Embraceable You

End of a Love Affair

Everything Happens to Me

Falling In Love With Love

Fly Me to the Moon

Fly Me to the Moon

For All We Know

Gee Baby Ain't I Good to You

Gentle Rain

Ghost of a Chance

Girl From Ipanema

God Bless the Child

Gone With the Wind

Green Dolphin St. 

Groovin' High

Have You Met Miss Jones

Here's That Rainy Day

How Deep is the Ocean

How High the Moon

How Insensitive

How Long Has This Been Going On

I Can't Get Started

I Can't Give You Anything But Love

I Could Write a Book

I Cover the Waterfront

I Fall In Love Too Easily

I Get a Kick Out of You

I Got It Bad

I Got Plenty O Nothing

I Got Rhythm

I Love You

I Never Knew

I Remember You

I Thought About You

If I Should Lose You

If I Were a Bell

I'll Remember April

I'm Beginning to See the Light

I'm Confessing That I Love You

I'm In the Mood For Love

I'm Old Fashioned

In the Still of the Night

In the Wee Small Hours of the Morn

Indian Summer




Isn't It Romantic

It Ain't Necessarily So

It Could Happen to You

It Don't Mean a Thing

It Had to Be You

It Might As Well Be Spring

It's Only a Paper Moon

It's You Or No One

I've Got the World On a String

I've Got You Under My Skin

I've Grown Accustomed to Her Face

Jitterbug Waltz

Just One of Those Things

Just Squeeze Me

Just You Just Me

Lady Be Good

Lady is a Tramp


Let's Fall In Love

Let's Get Lost

Like Someone In Love

Limehouse Blues


Long Ago and Far Away

Love For Sale

Love is Here to Stay

Lover Come Back to Me

Lover Man

Lullaby of the Leaves

Lulu's Back In Town

Mack the Knife

Makin' Whoopee

Man I Love

Mean to Me


Minor Swing


Mood Indigo

Moolight In Vermont


Moonlight Becomes You

More I See You

My Blue Heaven

My Favorite Things

My Favorite Things

My Foolish Heart

My Funny Valentine

My Heart Stood Still

My Love and I

My Man's Gone Now

My Old Flame

My One and Only Love

My Romance

My Shining Hour

My Shining Hour


Nature Boy

Nearness of You

Nice Work If You Can Get It

Night and Day

Night Has 1000 Eyes

Night In Tunisia

Nightengale Sang In Berkeley Square

Old Devil Moon

Old Folks

On a Clear Day

On a Slow Boat to China

On Green Dolphin Street

On the Sunny Side of Street

One For My Baby


Out of Nowhere

Pennies From Heaven

Pent Up House


Polka Dots and Moonbeams

Poor Butterfly

Prelude to a Kiss

Pure Imagination

Quiet Nights

'Round Midnight

Scrapple From The Apple

Secret Love

September In the Rain

September Song

She's Funny That Way


Smoke Gets In Your Eyes

So In Love

Softly As In a Morning Sunrise


Someday My Prince Will Come

Someone to Watch Over Me

Sometime Ago

Somewhere Over the Rainbow


Sophisticated Lady

Spring Can Really Hang You Up

Spring is Here

Star Eyes


Stars Fell On Alabama

Stella By Starlight

Stompin' At the Savoy

Stormy Weather

Straight, No Chaser

Street of Dreams


Surrey With the Fringe On Top

Sweet and Lovely

Sweet Georgia Brown

Sweet Sue Just You 

Swing 39

Swing 42

Take the a Train


Tea For Two


That Old Feeling

Them There Eyes

There is No Greater Love

There Will Never Be Another You

These Foolish Things

They Can't Take That Away From Me

Thing's Aint What They Used to Be

This Can't Be Love

This Love of Mine

Three Little Words

Till There Was You

Too Marvelous For Words

Travlin' Light


Up Jumped Spring

Very Thought of You

Watch What Happens

Way Down Yonder In New Orleans

Way You Look Tonight

Weaver of Dreams

What Are You Doing the Rest of Your Life

What is This Thing Called Love

What's New

When I Fall In Love

When Lights Are Low

When Sunny Gets Blue

When You Wish Upon a Star

When Your Lover Has Gone

While We're Young

Whisper Not

Who Can I Turn to

Willow Weep For Me

With a Song In My Heart

Woody N You

Wrap Your Troubles In Dreams

Yardbird Suite


You and the Night and the Music

You Are Too Beautiful

You Do Something to Me

You Go to My Head

You Say You Care

You Stepped Out of a Dream

You Took Advantage Of Me

You'd Be So Nice To Come Home To

You're a Weaver Of Dreams

You're My Everything

You've Changed


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