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date: 22 October 2020

Lead sheet [leadsheet]locked

  • Robert Witmer

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[leadsheet]

A score, in manuscript or printed form, that shows only the melody, the basic harmonic structure, and the lyrics (if any) of a composition (see Notation (jazz) §2). Many performances of jazz are realized from lead sheets, which may be collected and bound together to form a Fake book...

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