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“Up Jumped Spring” is a tune written by the great trumpeter Freddie Hubbard. It’s a waltz with a beautiful melody and it’s a lot of fun to play! “Up Jumped Spring” is a fairly common jam session waltz so this is definitely a good one to know. This tune is most commonly played in the key of Bb major.

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Brent Vaartstrahttp://www.brentvaartstra.com
Brent Vaartstra is a professional jazz guitarist and educator living in New York City. He is the head blogger and podcast host for learnjazzstandards.com 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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