J:10086926:GC:Best of Belwin Jazz: Jazz Band Series Collection
Best of Belwin Jazz: Jazz Band Series Collection
Various Composers & Arrangers
- Alfred Music Publishing
This excellent collection features ten outstanding jazz ensemble arrangements at the medium-easy and medium grade levels. Every chart is written by experienced educational jazz arrangers and composers in a variety of tempos and styles. These charts are arranged for standard instrumentation... five saxes, four trumpets, four trombones and guitar, piano, bass and drums. Additionally, optional parts are available for flute, horn in F, 1st/2nd/3rd baritone horn T.C./tenor sax and tuba. The rhythm section parts offer suggestions for rhythms, piano chord voicings and guitar chord frames. All solos are written out, or may be improvised in the improvised sections. The conductor's book includes a full-length CD recording of all titles for listening, study and instructional enhancement. Titles include: Get It On; Greensleeves; Jumpin' at the Woodside; Just in Time; Lester Leaps In; My Foolish Heart; Oh, Lady be Good; On Green Dolphin Street; Summertime and This Can't be Love.