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Cool Hicks, Hot Licks Cool Hicks, Hot Licks
Ric Flauding - Flauding Music

For Little Big Band+. Features Piano &/or Bb Instrument (Sop. Sax). Very fun piece! Smooth Jazz-Funk. Appropriate for College and High School jazz bands. Also works for a combo.... view details

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High-Speed Pursuit High-Speed Pursuit
Daniel Moore - Daniel Moore Music

As the title implies, a burnin'-hot fast chart reminiscent of 60s-70s movie car-chase scenes. 24-bar C minor blues provides solo space and trading fours for alto, tenor, trumpet, and trombone.... view details
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Edge of the Earth Edge of the Earth
Jeff Jarvis - Kendor Music, Inc.

This exciting chart has a driving 12/8 funk feel that is sure to engage your jazz ensemble and its audiences with its relentless intensity, but without excessive brass ranges with the trumpets going to

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We Are Family We Are Family
arr. Paul Murtha - Hal Leonard Corporation

In the height of the disco era, this tune recorded by Sister Sledge caught fire on the R&B pop charts in 1979. Here is a great sounding and funky version for younger players. There are no

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I Heard It Through the Grapevine I Heard It Through the Grapevine
arr. Paul Murtha - Hal Leonard Corporation

This familiar Motown hit features an unmistakable style and sound that has remained popular for five decades! Recorded by a number of artists, the version by Marvin Gaye is considered an R&B classic.

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You Can't Stop the Beat You Can't Stop the Beat (from Hairspray)
arr. John Berry - Hal Leonard Corporation

From the hit musical "Hairspray," here is the show-stopping production number in a dynamic arrangement for younger ensembles. Featuring a fast-paced rock groove and hard-hitting brass figures, this is sure

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Can't Stop the Feeling Can't Stop the Feeling
arr. John Wasson - Hal Leonard Corporation

Topping the charts as well as being featured in the movie "Trolls," this hit song from Justin Timberlake features a catchy hook along with an energetic rock style. The saxes begin with the melody followed

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Evil Ways Evil Ways
arr. Rick Stitzel - Hal Leonard Corporation

Originally recorded in 1969, this iconic Latin rock tune composed by Sonny Henry helped boost the success of Santana and has remained a familiar classic ever since. This solid arrangement for younger

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Free Ride Free Ride
arr. John Wasson - Hal Leonard Corporation

Recorded by the Edgar Winter Group in 1973, this driving rock tune has a powerful contemporary edge that remains popular today. This terrific chart is propelled by a driving pulse and the signature melodies

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Little Drummer Boy Little Drummer Boy
Katherine Davis / Ric Flauding - Flauding Music

As recorded by Ric Flauding. Also available for jazz big band.... view details
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Little Drummer Boy Little Drummer Boy
Katherine Kennicott Davis / Ric Flauding - Flauding Music

"Great chart, I can't wait to play it. This one should be in everyone's library!" - Jake Albin: Jazz Band Director, Aledo High School."You really blew me away with your arrangement of Little Drummer Boy." -... view details
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Cissy Strut Cissy Strut
arr. Rick Stitzel - Hal Leonard Corporation

Originally recorded by The Meters in 1969, Cissy Strut has since become a model for playing funk as recorded by both jazz and rock artists. The signature bass line is played by trombones, tenors

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Uma Thurman Uma Thurman
arr. John Berry - Hal Leonard Corporation

From the group Fall Out Boy, here is their high-energy rock hit that features a relentless rock beat and quotes from the familiar '60s television series The Munsters. This easy-to-learn arrangement will

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Learn to Fly Learn to Fly
arr. John Berry - Hal Leonard Corporation

This rocker recorded by the Foo Fighters has remained a favorite ever since its release in 1999. John Berry expertly trades the melody around from section to section in this great-sounding chart for young

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Corn Bread Corn Bread (Little Big Band)
Lee Morgan/arr. Mark Taylor - Hal Leonard Corporation

Similar to Lee Morgan's Sidewinder, this tune is written in a moderate soul/jazz style. This funky arrangement for six horns and rhythm section is sprinkled with stop-time breaks and catchy

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Jazz Ensemble Little Big Band
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Birdland Birdland (Little Big Band)
Josef Zawinul/arr. Rick Stitzel - Hal Leonard Corporation

Joe Zawinul and Weather Report turned the jazz world on its ear with this iconic fusion composition from their 1977 album Heavy Weather. Arranged here for six horns and rhythm section, this version retains

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Jazz Ensemble Little Big Band
MEMedium Easy
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Living for the City Living for the City
Stevie Wonder/arr. John Wasson - Hal Leonard Corporation

From Stevie Wonder's acclaimed and highly influential "Innervisions" album, Living for the City features a slow, bluesy, funky groove and memorable melodic lines. Adapted beautifully for jazz

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Shakey Ground Shakey Ground
arr. Paul Murtha - Hal Leonard Corporation

This 1975 tune by the Temptations is one of their later hits, co-written by Funkadelic guitarist Eddie Hazel and decidedly funkadelic in style. This chart features the infectious bass line first stated by

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Tell Me Something Good Tell Me Something Good
Stevie Wonder/arr. Mike Tomaro - Hal Leonard Corporation

This classic funk tune from the 1970s was written by Stevie Wonder, but became a huge hit for Rufus and Chaka Khan. Featuring a slow and driving pulse with heavily syncopated figures, this chart provides a

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Spin Cycle Spin Cycle
Mike Pinto - Kendor Music, Inc.

Change up the feel on your next program with this hip, pop/rock style chart that features a catchy melody and contemporary harmonies. The groove, at about 104 bpm, catches right off the top and the

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Time for a Change Time for a Change
Jeff Jarvis - Kendor Music, Inc.

Time For A Change is an accessible original utilizing a variety of rhythmic figures and a groove that is reminiscent of the popular Michael MacDonald and Doobie Brothers tunes of the 1980s. With

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Be Cool Be Cool
Mike Tomaro - Kendor Music, Inc.

Be Cool is a funky rocker with an infectious groove, hip voicings and a strong melody! The bari sax and lower voices set the style and groove at around 132 bpm leading to the nicely voiced melody

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Beneath the Mask Beneath the Mask
Bob Washut - Kendor Music, Inc.

Bob Washut's Beneath the Mask is a very enjoyable, somewhat ECM-style chart for proficient groups that features an even-eighth jazz waltz style that highlights lead alto and guitar

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Groove Merchant Groove Merchant
Jerome Richardson/arr. Rich Sigler - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

Made famous by the Thad Jones/Mel Lewis band, this accessible version has a gospel rock groove that fits perfectly. Played at about 132 bpm with straight eighths, this chart is packed with goodies

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Modern Pecknology Modern Pecknology
Kris Berg - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

Here's another of Kris Berg's highly successful and funky "chicken" charts! A clever title means a clever chart - this one opens with the sound of the barnyard and then it gets funky immediately

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It's All Right with Me It's All Right with Me
Cole Porter/arr. Alan Baylock - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

Here's Alan Baylock's contemporary treatment of this wonderful jazz standard in a half-time funk feel played with the half note equaling about 96 bpm. The lead trumpet range is to written B flat,

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Steampunk Steampunk
Erik Morales - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

Heavy metal for big band! Guitar is the featured solo instrument in this very cool chart, so if you, the band and your drummer dig a rock vehicle to wake everyone up, this is it. The lead trumpet range is

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The In Crowd The In Crowd
arr. Peter Blair - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

You'll recognize this tune for sure as a hit by the great jazz pianist Ramsey Lewis. It's a groovy boogaloo chart played at 140 bpm with a lead trumpet range to written G on top of the staff,

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I Love Lucy I Love Lucy
arr. Paul Baker - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

Check out this hip-hop setting by Paul Baker on the famous TV theme. Unique, but very appealing, it's loaded with wonderful writing, great development, written or improvised solos for trumpet, tenor

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Fool Me Once Fool Me Once
Gordon Goodwin - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

Fool Me Once is a very funky original by the great Gordon Goodwin, written at a more accessible grade level. This chart is played at around 160 bpm, the lead trumpet range is to

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Contents Under Pressure Contents Under Pressure
Vince Gassi - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

Here's a funky rock chart for young jazz bands, played at about 120 bpm. A written solo for tenor sax, accessible brass ranges, a catchy melody, and clear articulations are additional features. The easy

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Street Smart Street Smart
Doug Beach & George Shutack - Kendor Music, Inc.

Take a strong R & B groove, add a fun-to-play melody with a catchy hook, stir in some solid ensemble writing, and you have the recipe for a rock chart that will be a hit with students and audiences

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Funk Tank Funk Tank
Lars Halle - Kendor Music, Inc.

In the spirit of Frank Mantooth and Ashley Alexander, this funk chart provides each section of the band with exciting and distinctive roles that come together and meld into a funky, backbeat groove with a

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Lynda B Lynda B
Dave Hanson - Kendor Music, Inc.

At around 146 bpm, this beautiful, mellow chart in an even eighth-note ECM style features diatonic melodies over lush chord voicings. The tenor and piano solos can be played as written or improvised.

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Buckjump Buckjump
Andrews & Ballard/arr. John Wasson - Hal Leonard Corporation

Recorded by Trombone Shorty on his 2011 album For True and featuring the Rebirth Brass Band and 5th Ward Weebie, this hot tune has a funky New Orleans style groove with a moderate tempo and catchy

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Humanism Humanism
Jonathan Batiste/arr. Paul Murtha - Hal Leonard Corporation

Recorded by jazz artist Jon Batiste and his group Stay Human as the theme song for The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, this energetic tune features an appealing jazz/rock flair. The saxes take the lead in

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Sack of Woe Sack of Woe
Julian Adderley/arr. Mark Taylor - Hal Leonard Corporation

Originally recorded by the Cannonball Adderley Quintet, here's a classic jazz tune that works great for younger ensembles. Arranged here in an attractive shuffle funk style, there's nice balance between a

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Shut Up and Dance Shut Up and Dance
arr. John Berry - Hal Leonard Corporation

Recorded by the American alternative rock band Walk the Moon, this contemporary rock hit features a driving pulse and catchy melodic lines. With the melody traded between the saxes and trumpets, this

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Viva La Vida Viva La Vida
Coldplay/arr. John Berry - Hal Leonard Corporation

Recorded by Coldplay in 2008, Viva La Vida has shown it has staying power with its strong rhythmic base and catchy melodies. This very easy chart will come together quickly with limited

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Use Me Use Me
Bill Withers/arr. Rick Stitzel - Hal Leonard Corporation

Featured on the TV series "The Voice" performed by Ray Boudreaux, this hit from the 1970s is typical of the infectious bluesy style of composer/singer Bill Withers. Here's a funky chart for younger players,

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Counting Stars Counting Stars
arr. John Berry - Hal Leonard Corporation

Recorded by American rock band OneRepublic, this popular hard-driving hit is establishing a solid place in today's culture. With its driving pulse and eighth-note based rhythms, Counting Stars

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Vierd Blues Vierd Blues (aka Trane's Blues)
Miles Davis/arr. Michael Philip Mossman - Hal Leonard Corporation

Recorded in the mid-1950s and also known as Trane's Blues, this jazz classic is credited to Miles Davis but reportedly was penned by John Coltrane. Regardless, Michael Mossman's refreshing version

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Mister Magic (Mr. Magic) Mister Magic (Mr. Magic)
arr. Roger Holmes - Hal Leonard Corporation

Skillfully blending jazz with R&B, saxophonist Grover Washington, Jr. created a fusion classic with his 1975 recording of this tune. This chart beautifully adapts the soulful lines and hypnotic groove

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Boogie On Reggae Woman Boogie On Reggae Woman
Stevie Wonder/arr. Mike Tomaro - Hal Leonard Corporation

The heavy influence that Stevie Wonder had on funk and jazz is clearly evident in this hit from 1974. Made even funkier in this version for big band with a tempo slightly slower than the original, the

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Uptown Funk! Uptown Funk!
arr. Michael Sweeney - Hal Leonard Corporation

From Mark Ronson and Bruno Mars, this monster hit is the perfect throwback to a funky R&B style! This arrangement for younger players features modest ranges and repetitive yet authentic-sounding

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The Blues Brothers Rockin' Soul Revue The Blues Brothers Rockin' Soul Revue
arr. Paul Murtha - Hal Leonard Corporation

No one brought musical energy and excitement to the stage, TV and film like the Blues Brothers! Here's a concise and accessible medley of their biggest hits, including I Can't Turn You Loose, Soul

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Footprints Footprints
Wayne Shorter/arr. Mike Tomaro - Hal Leonard Corporation

Recorded by Miles Davis, Wayne Shorter's hypnotic minor blues has become a true jazz classic and required literature for jazz musicians. Arranged here using a medium straight-eighth-note groove, this chart

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Baby Elephant Walk Baby Elephant Walk
Henry Mancini/arr. Mike Tomaro - Hal Leonard Corporation

Everyone knows this Henry Mancini favorite, but not like this! Mike Tomaro has gleefully twisted the well-known melody into a New Orleans-style second line groove for jazz ensemble! The signature bass line

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