AUTUMN LEAVES - (Joseph Kosma) - Chet Atkins
Solo fingerpicking guitar arrangement by Chet Atkins of "AUTUMN LEAVES", a popular song and jazz standard composed by Joseph Kosma in 1945 with original lyrics by Jacques Prévert in French (original French title: "Les Feuilles Mortes"), and later by Johnny Mercer in English, as performed by Chet Atkins live at Austin City Limits in 1978.
Austin City Limits is an American public television music program recorded live in Austin, Texas, by PBS member television station KLRU, and broadcast on many PBS stations around the United States, from 1974. In 1978 Chet Atkins appeared in the program, for the first time with Merle Travis, then again 1982, 1987, 1991 and 1993.
First recording of Autumn Leaves played by Chet Atkins was in the album "Chet All The Way" (1968)
This transcription is in standard tuning.
014 - Autumn Leaves - Chet Atkins
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