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Jazz Ensemble Ballads (36)
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Crystal Silence Crystal Silence
Chick Corea/arr. Mike Tomaro - Hal Leonard Corporation

Recorded in 1972, Chick Corea's Return to Forever album is recognized as one of the landmark albums of jazz fusion. Along with the jazz standard La Fiesta, the mesmerizing ballad introduced on this... view details

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Jazz Ensemble 
MMedium
$50.00
Additional Score 
$7.50
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
Duke Ellingtons Sound of Love Duke Ellingtons Sound of Love
Mingus, C - Hal Leonard Corporation

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MAMedium-Advanced
$55.00
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$5.00
Georgia on My Mind Georgia on My Mind
Hoagy Carmichael/arr. Sammy Nestico - Hal Leonard Corporation

From Ray Charles to Doc Severinson, everyone has a different approach to this bluesy ballad, but nobody does it like Sammy Nestico! When he adds his masterful touch, the result is a chart that is destined to... view details
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MAMedium-Advanced
$60.00
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MAMedium-Advanced
$6.00
Georgia on My Mind Georgia on My Mind
Hoagy Carmichael/arr. Dave Barduhn - Hal Leonard Corporation

Here's one of the most dramatic alto features ever written! Dave Barduhn, master of the Kenton style ballad, develops this great standard slowly until it lifts you right out of your seat. ... view details
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MMedium
$50.00
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MMedium
$5.00
Georgia on My Mind Georgia on My Mind
Hoagy Carmichael/arr. Michael Sweeney - Hal Leonard Corporation

This enduring standard by Hoagy Carmichael continues to sound fresh year after year.  This easy setting hints at the great Ray Charles' recording, with its lush harmonies and bluesy ballad style.  Short solos... view details
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EEasy
$35.00
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$5.00
God Bless the Child God Bless the Child
Arthur Herzog, Jr. & Billie Holiday/Arr. Stitzel - Hal Leonard Corporation

One of the most soulful ballads ever written, this standard has been recorded by artists ranging from Billie Holiday to "Blood, Sweat & Tears."  Rick Stitzel's  easy arrangement features rich harmonies with... view details
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EEasy
$40.00
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$5.00
God Bless the Child God Bless the Child
Herzog & Holiday/arr. Sammy Nestico - Hal Leonard Corporation

Here's the trombone solo/section feature you've been looking for!  This great jazz standard, first popularized by co-writer and singer Billie Holiday, is an ideal solo/soli vehicle for trombones.  Sammy's... view details
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MMedium
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$5.00
Goodbye Pork Pie Hat Goodbye Pork Pie Hat
Charles Mingus/arr. Andrew Homzy - Hal Leonard Corporation

This beautiful arrangement of Charles Mingus' signature ballad features altos and trumpets playing the melody off the top, then later adds the entire ensemble.  Sample written solos are provided for the short... view details
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MMedium
$50.00
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MMedium
$5.00
Harlem Nocturne Harlem Nocturne
Earle Hagen - Hal Leonard Corporation

This legendary alto sax feature is now available in its original version, but with a full score and careful editing. Every alto player should have a chance to play this classic!... view details
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MMedium
$50.00
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MMedium
$6.00
Harlem Nocturne Harlem Nocturne
Earle Hagen/arr. Mike Tomaro - Hal Leonard Corporation

This standard from the 1940s has been recorded countless times and remains a staple in the jazz literature. Mike Tomaro's creative treatment shines new and invigorating light on the tune, with a contemporary... view details
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MMedium
$50.00
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$5.00
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
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$5.00
Harlem Nocturne Harlem Nocturne
Arr. John Berry - Hal Leonard Corporation

The ultimate sax section feature!  Now available in a version perfect for younger groups, this smoldering arrangement by John Berry features great soli writing for your saxes and is really supportively scored.... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$45.00
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$5.00
I Dreamed a Dream I Dreamed a Dream (from "Les Miserables")
arr. Roger Holmes - Hal Leonard Corporation

Here's the touching ballad from the landmark musical and recent motion picture "Les Miserables" in a nicely paced and solidly scored arrangement for younger jazz ensembles. With no solos, it's a beautiful... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$45.00
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$5.00
I Remember Clifford I Remember Clifford
Benny Golson/arr. Sammy Nestico - Hal Leonard Corporation

Benny Golson's tribute to Clifford Brown has been a jazz favorite for years, and in the hands of Sammy Nestico you won't find a better flugelhorn feature.  Absolutely gorgeous! ... view details
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MMedium
$50.00
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$5.00
I Remember Clifford I Remember Clifford
Benny Golson/arr. Mike Vax - Hal Leonard Corporation

One of, if not the most tasteful jazz ballads ever written, this is a superb showcase for your flugelhorn or trumpet soloist. Exceptionally nice!... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$45.00
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MEMedium Easy
$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
In a Sentimental Mood In a Sentimental Mood
Duke Ellington/arr. Mark Taylor - Hal Leonard Corporation

No one handles Ellington for younger ensembles better than Mark Taylor, and this well-crafted arrangement shows why. Although Mark uses a written trumpet solo on the bridge, the main theme is handled by the... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$45.00
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$5.00
In a Sentimental Mood In a Sentimental Mood
Duke Ellington/arr. Mike Tomaro - Hal Leonard Corporation

Here's a chart that everyone should get to know!  Duke Ellington's classic ballad is the perfect opportunity to feature your star tenor sax player.  With flowing melodies and a lush orchestration, this is the... view details
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MMedium
$50.00
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$5.00
Jazz Combo Pak No. 16 Jazz Combo Pak No. 16
arr. Frank Mantooth - Hal Leonard Corporation

This flexibly scored combo set is for three-plus horns and rhythm section and includes four complete arrangements. Parts are included for Bb, Eb, C instruments plus Piano, Guitar, Bass and Drums. Four great... view details
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Combo 
MMedium
$45.00
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$5.00
Love Matters the Most Love Matters the Most
Mark Taylor - Hal Leonard Corporation

Here is a wonderfully sensitive jazz ballad that features a tenor sax soloist throughout. This stunningly beautiful work features optional woodwind doubles and lush harmonies with muted brass textures.... view details

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MMedium
$50.00
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$5.00
Moon River Moon River
Henry Mancini/arr. Rick Stitzel - Hal Leonard Corporation

Henry Mancini's beautiful melody has a graceful, lovely quality that makes it wonderful to play.  Your young jazz ensemble will take naturally to the 3/4 feel and rich harmonies that make this chart a real... view details
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VEVery Easy
$40.00
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$5.00
My Funny Valentine My Funny Valentine
Richard Rodgers/arr. Sammy Nestico - Hal Leonard Corporation

Feature either trumpet or flugel on this creative arrangement of a timeless standard. Written in ballad style, there's some nice ensemble scoring and a brief, easy section in 3/4. Definitely a top choice for... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$45.00
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$5.00
Never My Love Never My Love
Don Addrisi/arr. John Berry - Hal Leonard Corporation

Recorded by "The Association" in 1967, this tune became one of the signature ballads of the decade! This nicely scored chart features a trombone solo, the trombone section, and a solo for alto saxophone. The... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$45.00
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MEMedium Easy
$5.00