The Real Books are the most productive-selling jazz books of all time. Because the 1970s, musicians have trusted these volumes to get them through each gig, night after night. The issue is that the books were illegally produced and distributed without any copyrights or royalties paid to the master composers who created these musical canons. Hal Leonard could be very proud to present the first legitimate and legal editions of these books ever produced. You and your customers may not even notice the difference . . . the covers look the same, the engravings look the same, the songlist is nearly identical, and the fee remains fair even on a musician’s salary! But each conscientious musician and music store owner will appreciate that these books at the moment are produced legally and ethically, benefitting the songwriters that we owe for one of the crucial greatest music ever written! 400 songs, including: Air Mail Special, Birdland, Bye Bye Blackbird, Caravan, Doxy, Fly Me to the Moon (In Other Words), Georgia, Girl Talk, In Walked Bud, I Keep in mind that You, I Thought About You, The Jody Grind, Just the Way You Are, Killer Joe, Little Sunflower, Mercy, Mercy, Mercy, Moanin’, The Nearness of You, Now’s the Time, Old Devil Moon, Phase Dance, St. Thomas, Speak Low, Stardust, Tangerine, Tenor Madness, Watch What Happens, Whisper Not, Willow Weep for Me, Yardbird Suite, and more.