Tom Roberts

Tom Roberts is a leading exponent of early jazz piano. He's played everywhere from New York’s Carnegie Hall and the Tonight Show to the major jazz clubs in the French Quarter.


Transcriptions by Tom Roberts

A selection of the following transcriptions can be purchased by contacting Tom.


  • Dorothy
  • Big Mac
  • Goodnight Irene
  • Just a Closer Walk with Thee
  • Saints
  • Mac’s Boogie
  • Memories of Professor Longhair
  • Mississippi Mud
  • Pretty Libby
  • Right Place Wrong Time
  • Sippiana Midnight    
  • Something You Got
  • The Nearness of You
  • Wade in the Water
  • Wild Honey
  • Danse a la Negres

Willie “The Lion” Smith

  • Echoes of Spring
  • Morning Air
  • Cuttin’ Out
  • Contrary Motion
  • Fading Star
  • Here Comes the Band
  • Zig Zag
  • Tango ala Caprice
  • Concentrating
  • Finger Buster
  • Passionette
  • Rippling Waters
  • Sneakin’Away

Johnny Costa

  • Oh Come All Ye Faithful
  • The Christmas Waltz
  • There’s a Small Hotel

Harry Connick Jr.

  • Winter Wonderland from When Harry Met Sally Original Motion Picture Soundtrack

Luckey Roberts

  • Nothin’
  • Spanish Fandango
  • Spanish Venus
  • The Junk Man Rag
  • Ripples of the Nile
  • Music Box Rag
  • Pork and Beans
  • Blue Fever
  • Mo’Lasses
  • Rosetime and You
  • The Irresistible Blues
  • Complainin’
  • Railroad Blues
  • Inner Space
  • Outer Space
  • Shy and Sly

Eubie Blake

  • The Baltimore Buzz
  • Stars and Stripes Forever from the 86 Years of Eubie Blake
  • I’m Just Wild about Harry (Waltz)
  • I’m Just Wild about Harry (One Step)
  • Dixie Moon
  • Slew Foot Nelson

Fats Waller

  • Handful of Keys
  • Goin’ About
  • Lulu’s Back in Town
  • It’s a Sin to Tell a Lie
  • You’re Not the Only Oyster in the Stew
  • I’m Gonna’ Sit Right Down and Write Myself a Letter
  • Truckin’
  • Your Feet’s Too Big
  • I Wish That I Were Twins
  • Don’t Let it Bother You
  • Draggin’ My Heart Around
  • Baby Brown
  • Sweet and Slow
  • When You’re a Viper
  • Believe It Beloved

Joe Sullivan

  • Minor Mood

Mel Powell

  • Jubilee

Earl Hines

  • Piano Man
  • Congaine

Professor Longhair

Billy Strayhorn

  • Lotus Blossom

Duke Ellington

  • Black Beauty
  • Swampy River

Teddy Wilson

Transcriptions for Vince Giordano and the Night Hawks

The Girlfriend

Baltimore (Frankie Trumbauer with Bix) 

Yellow Dog Blues


I Found a New Baby (Alphonse Trent)

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