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Jazz Ensemble Ballads (33)
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Angel Eyes Angel Eyes
arr. Carl Strommen - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

Oh, yes! This is a superb setting of the iconic jazz ballad that features the alto sax star in your band. The alto solo is mostly written with opportunities to improvise around the melody, and the ensemble... view details

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Jazz Ensemble 
MEMedium Easy
$46.00
Additional Score 
$9.00
Angel Eyes Angel Eyes
Matt Dennis/arr. Dave Wolpe - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

Here is a natural pairing of ballad style with an exceptional standard as a tenor saxophone feature. Beautifully arranged, this chart features lush harmonies, a double-time swing section, and a nice sax... view details
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Jazz Ensemble 
MMedium
$50.00
Additional Score 
$9.00
Body and Soul Body and Soul
arr. Matt Harris - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

You simply cannot go wrong with this Matt Harris chart on this great jazz ballad ideally set as a tenor sax solo feature! The tempo is about 98 bpm with the tenor solo written and improvised.... view details

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MAMedium-Advanced
$50.00
Additional Score 
$10.00
Bridge Over Troubled Water Bridge Over Troubled Water
Paul Simon/arr. Alan Baylock - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

Arranger Alan Baylock delivers his distinctive, lush and in-demand ballad style to this wonderful song in a more contemporary setting. It's set at 92 bpm, there are no individual solos, just delicious harmony... view details
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MMedium
$48.00
Additional Score 
$9.00
Bridge Over Troubled Water Bridge Over Troubled Water
Paul Simon/arr. Paul Baker - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

Paul Simon's soulful rock ballad is set here at 88 bpm, and as arranged by Paul Baker is sure to please! The melody is first stated by trumpet 2 and tenor sax, there are no improvised solos, and the trumpet... view details

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Jazz Ensemble 
MEMedium Easy
$46.00
Additional Score 
$9.00
Chase the Clouds Away Chase the Clouds Away
Chuck Mangione/arr. Mike Lewis - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

Need a pretty ballad?  This is ideal for younger players as arranged by Mike Lewis. It has plenty of unisons and harmonies in thirds with no individual solos and the 1st trumpet range goes only to written,... view details
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Jazz Ensemble 
EEasy
$38.00
Additional Score 
$7.00
Don't Stop Believin' Don't Stop Believin'
arr. Paul Baker - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

Hey rock fans, here's a powerful rock ballad made famous by Journey, arranged for young jazz ensemble. From the opening line, this chart is magical to the band and the audience. It has no jazz solos, but if... view details

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Jazz Ensemble 
MEMedium Easy
$46.00
Additional Score 
$9.00
Dreamsville Dreamsville
Henry Mancini/arr. Vince Gassi - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

Dreamsville is an outstanding ballad-style arrangement of a beautiful Henry Mancini song. Arranged by Vince Gassi, the tenor sax 1 part has a few melody phrases and a brief solo. The 1st trumpet range... view details
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EEasy
$38.00
Additional Score 
$7.00
Europa Europa (Earth's Cry, Heaven's Smile)
Santana & Coster/arr. Victor Lopez - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

Europa is a terrific rock ballad for your tenor sax soloist with no improvisation, and is all written and they just don't get any better than this. The features include a lead trumpet range to written D... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$46.00
Additional Score 
$8.00
Harlem Nocturne Harlem Nocturne
Earle Hagen/arr. Rick Stitzel - Hal Leonard Corporation

Every aspiring jazz player is familiar with this haunting ballad that achieved notoriety as the theme song for television's Mike Hammer series. While not a feature ballad, the saxophone section takes the... view details

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EEasy
$40.00
Additional Score 
$5.00
I Will Always Love You I Will Always Love You
Dolly Parton/arr. John Berry - Hal Leonard Corporation

Whitney Houston will always be remembered for this signature ballad. Here is a great-sounding arrangement that features a written solo for alto saxophone, tasteful ensemble accompaniment lines, and later a... view details

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EEasy
$40.00
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$5.00
If I Could Fly If I Could Fly
Mike Smukal - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

Feature your tenor sax soloist on this lush ballad that has a hint of Latin. This chart weaves and contrasts minor and major harmonies and is a superb chart for developing players with the lead trumpet range... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$44.00
Additional Score 
$8.00
Imagine Imagine
John Lennon/arr. John Berry - Hal Leonard Corporation

Since its release in 1971, John Lennon's poignant and sensitive song remains relevant and popular today. John Berry's arrangement for younger players is in the style of a rock ballad with a contemporary... view details

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EEasy
$40.00
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$5.00
Is That All There Is? Is That All There Is?
Daryl McKenzie - Brolga Music Publishing, Co.

At around 72 bpm, Is That All There Is? is a beautifully melodic ballad solo feature for tenor saxophone. The solo part is fully written with chord symbols provided for improv... view details

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MEMedium Easy
$45.00
Additional Score 
$12.00
Isfahan Isfahan
Ellington & Strayhorn/arr. Alan Baylock - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

This is the alto sax ballad feature you have been looking for! Put together the brilliant composers Billy Strayhorn and Duke Ellington with superb arranger Alan Baylock, and you will have an outstanding... view details
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MMedium
$48.00
Additional Score 
$9.00
Jamie Jamie
Sammy Nestico - Kendor Music, Inc.

Recorded by Count Basie on the album Have a Nice Day, this expressive ballad is a study in subtle ensemble textures and colors, with muted brass, delicate piano fills, and a directed ending that closes in a... view details

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MEMedium Easy
$45.00
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$7.00
Misty Misty
Erroll Garner/arr. Terry White - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

Perhaps one of the most familiar jazz standards of all time, this easy but effective chart has a laid-back swing feel. The tempo is 90 bpm with written solos for alto 1 and trumpet 1, and the lead trumpet... view details
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EEasy
$42.00
Additional Score 
$8.00
Mister Lucky Mister Lucky
Henry Mancini / Rick Stitzel - Hal Leonard Corporation

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EEasy
$40.00
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$5.00
My Funny Valentine My Funny Valentine
Richard Rodgers/arr. Mike Smukal - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

Richard Rodgers and Lorenz Hart gave the jazz world this beautiful ballad, and arranger Mike Smukal sets it as a lush trumpet or flugelhorn solo feature. The entire solo is notated and can effectively be... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$46.00
Additional Score 
$9.00
Open Arms Open Arms
arr. Victor Lopez - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

Check out this ever-popular ballad from the group Journey... the melody is truly captivating! The chart is easy and  goes into a swing feel as arranged by Victor Lopez. This very nice ballad features a... view details

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EEasy
$40.00
Additional Score 
$7.00
Over the Rainbow Over the Rainbow
Harold Arlen/arr. Alan Baylock - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

Do you have two trumpet players to showcase? Here is a ballad everybody knows, scored as a trumpet duet feature. Everything is written, no improvised solos, the lead trumpet range is to C above the staff and... view details
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Jazz Ensemble 
MMedium
$52.00
Additional Score 
$11.00
Prayer Meetin' Prayer Meetin'
Matt Harris - Kendor Music, Inc.

Feature a young pianist with this gospel style ballad. The solo is entirely notated except for a short section where the pianist needs to improvise over an easy 4-bar sequence. The slow, infectious groove is... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$45.00
Additional Score 
$7.00
Pure Imagination Pure Imagination (from "Wille Wonka and the Chocolate Factory")
Bricusse & Newley/arr. Craig Skeffington - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

If you haven't heard this gorgeous ballad from "Willie Wonka and the Chocolate Factory," now is the time. A sensational and easy-to-play alto sax solo feature, this arrangement is scored with lush harmonies... view details
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MMedium
$48.00
Additional Score 
$10.00
Quality Time Quality Time
Gregory Yasinitsky - Kendor Music, Inc.

This accessible ballad in the style of Count Basie emphasizes lyricism, lush harmonies, unified phrasing and a wide range of dynamics. The full ensemble has the memorable melody at the top and continues for... view details

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EEasy
$45.00
Additional Score 
$7.00