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Jazz Ensemble Optional Instrumentation (101)
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Adelieland Adelieland (from "Happy Feet")
John Powell/arr. Victor Lopez - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

This infectious and high-energy mambo from the movie "Happy Feet" is just what is needed to liven up any program!  The exciting groove is accessible to developing players with solos written out for each wind... view details
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Jazz Ensemble 
MEMedium Easy
$44.00
Additional Score 
$8.00
Ain't No Sunshine Ain't No Sunshine
Bill Withers/arr. Rick Stitzel - Hal Leonard Corporation

Originally recorded in the 1970s, Bill Withers' distinctive slow rocker has become a classic. The minor mode adds to the flavor, and this version for younger players skillfully passes the melody from section... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$45.00
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$5.00
All's Well That Ends Well All's Well That Ends Well
Jon Phelps - Kendor Music, Inc.

Jon Phelps has composed yet another swing original in an easygoing shuffle style that is bound for the libraries of many developing big bands. After the tuneful melodies and notated or improvised solos, this... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$45.00
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$7.00
America the Beautiful America the Beautiful (with Vocal or Alto Sax Soloist)
Samuel A. Ward/arr. Mike Tomaro - Hal Leonard Corporation

This soulful arrangement of the patriotic favorite, skillfully crafted by Mike Tomaro, is perfect for jazz concerts! Written to feature either a vocal or alto sax soloist, it gives you plenty of flexibility... view details
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Jazz Ensemble & Vocalist or Alto Sax
MMedium
$50.00
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$5.00
Attack of the Killer Tomatoes Attack of the Killer Tomatoes
arr. Ralph Ford - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

Crazy title? It's from the movie of the same name and is a tongue-in-cheek swing chart adapted from a much more difficult chart by Gordon Goodwin for his Big Phat Band. Arranged by Ralph Ford for developing... view details

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MEMedium Easy
$48.00
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$8.00
Baby, It's Cold Outside Baby, It's Cold Outside
Frank Loesser/arr. Roger Holmes - Hal Leonard Corporation

This easygoing swing tune is a perfect feature number for your Christmas or holiday concert. With its smooth ensemble writing, lush harmonies and accessibility, it's sure to be a favorite of your band and its... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$45.00
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$5.00
Better Get Hit in Your Soul Better Get Hit in Your Soul
Charles Mingus/arr. Andrew Homzy - Hal Leonard Corporation

Written in a fast 3/4, this gospel-inspired burner is as fun to play as it is to listen to.  There's great interplay between sections of the band as layers of sound move in and out. Also included are hand... view details
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MMedium
$55.00
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$7.50
Bewitched Bewitched
Richard Rodgers/arr. Mark Taylor - Hal Leonard Corporation

This Rodgers and Hart standard has been recorded countless times and remains a popular choice for singers and instrumentalists alike. Mark Taylor's lush setting can also be used as a tenor sax feature and... view details
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Jazz Ensemble & Vocalist or Tenor Sax
MMedium
$50.00
Additional Score 
$5.00
Born This Way Born This Way
arr. John Wasson - Hal Leonard Corporation

Recorded by Lady Gaga, this powerful rock tune is a throwback to the driving sounds of Madonna and the '80s. Solidly scored, this chart will come together quickly, sound great and be tremendously popular with... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$45.00
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$5.00
Brouhaha Brouhaha
Les Sabina - Kendor Music, Inc.

Ideal for developing groups, this rollicking rock excursion is destined to be a hit at your next performance. Supported by an infectious groove, the accessible melody is shared by the saxophone and brass... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$45.00
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$7.00
Bye, Bye Blackbird Bye, Bye Blackbird
Ray Henderson/arr. Mark Taylor - Hal Leonard Corporation

Arranged in a medium slow Count Basie style, this is a great chart for teaching ensemble balance and laidback swing. It includes plenty of tutti ensemble playing, plus a Basie-like piano solo that's... view details

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EEasy
$40.00
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$5.00
Calle Ocho Calle Ocho
Jeff Jarvis - Kendor Music, Inc.

Here's a musical journey down 8th Street in Miami's "Little Havana" where you'll find an abundance of great Latin music. As you listen to this authentic cha-cha, you can almost smell the shrimp tortillas... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$52.00
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$7.00
Cerulean Blue Cerulean Blue
Gregory Yasinitsky - Kendor Music, Inc.

Here's a playable feature for your trombone soloist!  The lyrical melody, rich harmonies, double time solo section, and roaring shout chorus make it a juicy number any young soloist would be proud to play.... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$45.00
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$7.00
Charade Charade
Henry Mancini/arr. Mark Taylor - Hal Leonard Corporation

Feature your trombone soloist on this unique and accessible samba setting of Henry Mancini's popular standard! The soloist alternates with flowing ensemble passages, and later there's a full-ensemble shout... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$55.00
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$7.50
Chattanooga Choo Choo Chattanooga Choo Choo
Harry Warren/arr. Mike Carubia - Alfred Publishing Co., Inc.

You can hear the train comin' down the track with this big band classic that features vocal quartet or chorus.  Your vocalists will really sound great on this one; the band stays under the quartet for most of... view details
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Jazz Ensem & Vocal Group 
MMedium
$58.00
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$9.00
Check Your Swing Check Your Swing
Doug Beach - Kendor Music, Inc.

Solid ensemble sections and an open solo section for any instrument make this a perfect vehicle for highlighting your developing jazz ensemble. Everyone gets a chance to shine during this medium tempo swing... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$52.00
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$7.00
Cole Minor Blues Cole Minor Blues
Jeff Jarvis - Kendor Music, Inc.

Scored for developing jazz ensembles, this approachable, minor blues work features a moderate tempo, sturdy swing rhythms, and a memorable melody shared by the various horn sections of the band. Any instrument... view details
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EEasy
$45.00
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$7.00
Come Fly with Me Come Fly with Me
Jimmy Van Heusen/arr. Rick Stitzel - Hal Leonard Corporation

Written by Jimmy Van Heusen and Sammy Cahn for the title track of Frank Sinatra's1958 album, this tune epitomizes the cool sounds of the swing era. Here's a smartly scored version for young jazz ensembles with... view details
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VEVery Easy
$35.00
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$5.00
Come Fly with Me Come Fly with Me
Jimmy Van Heusen/arr. John Berry - Hal Leonard Corporation

Most notably recorded by Frank Sinatra, here is the familiar Jimmy VanHeusen standard effectively arranged for developing jazz ensembles. The style is an effortless-sounding medium swing, and this chart makes... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$45.00
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$5.00
Cool Cool (from "West Side Story")
Leonard Bernstein/arr. Mark Taylor - Hal Leonard Corporation

From one of the most famous musicals of all time, here is the swinging and aptly titled Cool. Mark Taylor's version for developing players remains true to the original but adds a touch of contemporary... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$45.00
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$5.00
Dancing in the Street Dancing in the Street
arr. John Wasson - Hal Leonard Corporation

Recorded in 1964 by Martha Reeves and the Vandellas, this moderate tempo rocker became a signature of the Motown sound. John Wasson's soulful version for jazz ensemble stays true to the original feel while... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$45.00
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$5.00
Darn That Dream Darn That Dream (Little Big Band)
arr. Mike Tomaro - Hal Leonard Corporation

Mike Tomaro uses tight harmonies and a smooth Bossa Nova style to revisit this timeless standard. A perfect fit for the six horn, little big band format, and a nice change of pace for any program!... view details
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Jazz Ensemble Little Big Band
MMedium
$45.00
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$7.50
The Defibrillator The Defibrillator
Adrien Re - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

Nothing makes you get into a groove like a shuffle and this one has a fierce back-beat that will hook you right at the top! A very hip melody line, written-out solos for tenor sax and 1st trombone, lead... view details
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MMedium
$52.00
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$9.00
Don't Stop Believin' Don't Stop Believin'
arr. Paul Murtha - Hal Leonard Corporation

From the group Journey, this powerful rock ballad from 1981 has enjoyed renewed popularity thanks to the hit TV series Glee as well as multiple uses in film and even on Broadway. Sure to be a hit with... view details

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MEMedium Easy
$45.00
Additional Score 
$5.00