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Secret Love

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“Secret Love” is a tune written by Sammy Fain with lyrics by Paul Francis Webster. It was written for the 1953 film “Calamity Jane”, in which the piece was sung by actress and singer Doris Day. Among its accolades is an Academy Award for Best Original Song. The tune was adopted by jazz musicians and has been performed and recorded by many of the greatest since.

This tune is most commonly played in the key of Eb major.

Videos to learn the melody/changes

Brent Vaartstra
Brent Vaartstra is a professional jazz guitarist and educator living in New York City. He is the head blogger and podcast host for which he owns and operates. He actively performs around the New York metropolitan area and is the author of the Hal Leonard publication "Visual Improvisation for Jazz Guitar." He's also the host of the music entrepreneurship podcast "Passive Income Musician."


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