Note-for-Note means that the sheet music will correspond note-for-note to the original recording. These original recordings are in most cases available to listen to free of charge directly on the jazzinotes website through the audio player in the middle of the article page on the right hand side.
With a Note-for-Note edition, you can, so to speak, peek over the shoulders of your great musical role models. This shouldn’t however prevent you from coming up with your own interpretation of the song. As musical creativity always consists of two sides:
1. Learning musical means of expression, comparable to learning the vocabulary and grammar of a language.
2. Combining these means of expression, for example combining vocabulary and grammar to create your own unique meaning.
Note-for-Note editions can be helpful to you in point 1, because as the saying goes, you can’t make something out of nothing. Note-for-Note editions can help you master the tricks of the trade, so to speak.
jazzinotes offers a MISTAKE-FREE-GUARANTEE for all of their Note-for-Note editions. Be sure to see ‘‘jazzinotes’’ as music publisher and you will receive your exclusive guarantee.
On the article pages (in the short description on the top right hand side), it states whether a particular edition is Note-for-Note.
You can also search specifically for Note-for-Note editions using the advanced search function. Note-for-Note editions can also be selected in the search filters. About the filters and advanced search options, see ‘‘First time here’’.