Here’s a list of some great bebop tunes to learn and play!

Bebop Tunes are characterized by virtuosic melodies and harmonic progressions influenced by the Great American Songbook.  Most of these tunes are from the bebop era of the 1940s.  A few of the tunes were written later but in the bebop style.

  1. A Night in Tunisia
  2. Anthropology
  3. Airegin
  4. Billie’s Bounce
  5. Cheryl
  6. Chi Chi
  7. Con Alma
  8. Confirmation
  9. Cool Blues
  10. Dexterity
  11. Donna Lee
  12. Eternal Triangle
  13. Four
  14. Good Bait
  15. Groovin’ High
  16. In Walked Bud
  17. Joy Spring
  18. Milestones (original)
  19. Now’s the Time
  20. Oleo
  21. Ornithology
  22. Relaxin’ at Camarillo
  23. Rhythm-a-Ning
  24. ‘Round Midnight
  25. Scrapple from the Apple
  26. Steeplechase
  27. Straight No Chaser
  28. Well You Needn’t
  29. Wood’n You
  30. Yardbird Suite
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