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125th Street Blues
Dave Mills - Jalen Publishing

You, your band and your audiences will really enjoy this bright swing chart in a Basie jump-swing style. With a chance to feature your favorite soloists over F blues changes and some great ensemble choruses,... view details

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MMedium
$50.00
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$5.00
15 Minutes Late
John Clayton - Hal Leonard Corporation

Utilizing a wide dynamic range, subtleties in the rhythm section, and variations in texture from just a few instruments to the full-out ensemble, John has created a marvelously appealing and effective concert... view details

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MAMedium-Advanced
$60.00
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$7.50
18th Circle
Dave Mills - Jalen Publishing

An up-tempo blues that stays cool throughout, this swingin' original smolders with heat. It's bright and tight and features solo space for piano and rhythm section to open the tune before the rest of the band... view details

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MMedium
$50.00
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$5.00
42nd Street
Harry Warren/arr. Paul Cook - Alfred Publishing Co., Inc.

This familiar tune works great for young jazz ensembles! You can't beat a classic tune set in a straight-ahead, upbeat swing style! This one will come together quite easily, since the lines fit together so... view details

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VEVery Easy
$38.00
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VEVery Easy
$38.00
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VEVery Easy
$7.00
5.4 on the Richter Scale
Larry Neeck - C L Barnhouse Company

5.4 on the Richter Scale is an upbeat modern-sounding swing chart that really cooks! Hip 5/4 blues sections are contrasted with a straight-ahead swingin' 4/4 blues, which gives this chart its unique... view details

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MEMedium Easy
$48.00
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$6.00
88 Basie Street
Sammy Nestico - Kendor Music, Inc.

Originally written for the Sammy Nestico "Dark Orchid" recording and later reprised on "A Portrait of Sammy," this iconic swing chart gives all the solo work to piano, first in the opening 48 measures, then... view details

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MAMedium-Advanced
$56.00
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$7.00
Aaron's Blues
Chip McNeill - Kendor Music, Inc.

Commissioned by the Jazz Division of the Illinois Music Educators Association for the 2014 Illinois All-State Jazz Ensemble, this in-the-pocket blues swinger has it all! Opening with an extended rhythm section... view details

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MAMedium-Advanced
$56.00
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MAMedium-Advanced
$56.00
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$7.00
Abracadabra
Larry Barton - C L Barnhouse Company

The magic of this slinky swinger will put your audience under a spell! The lead wind players start things out on the head, but before long the full band is jamming along. It's an "in your face" chart that's... view details

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MEMedium Easy
$45.00
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$5.00
Absolutely Awesome
Lennie Niehaus - Kendor Music, Inc.

For years, Lennie Niehaus has composed and arranged great music for jazz ensembles at all ability levels, and this work for advancing groups is no exception! Interesting chord changes and backgrounds combine... view details

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MMedium
$52.00
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MMedium
$52.00
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$7.00
Absolutely Positively
Gregory Yasinitsky - Kendor Music, Inc.

This slow shuffle chart really gets down at an easier grade level! Everyone gets to play as it's mostly full ensemble writing and all your players can concentrate on style. The bluesy sound emphasizes the... view details

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VEVery Easy
$45.00
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$7.00
Afro Blue
Mongo Santamaria/arr. Michael Sweeney - Hal Leonard Corporation

With an almost hypnotic 3/4 rhythmic pattern, here is an effective yet easy version of this standard made famous by John Coltrane. The saxes are featured on the first chorus then the brass get a chorus of... view details

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EEasy
$40.00
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$5.00
After You've Gone
Turner Layton/arr. Mark Taylor - Hal Leonard Corporation

Arranged here in a slow Basie style swing setting, this well-crafted chart is loaded with style!  The band can really cut loose on the shout chorus!  A solid choice for festival or concert. ... view details

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MMedium
$50.00
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$5.00
After You've Gone
Turner Layton/arr. Rich Sigler - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

Rich Sigler arranged this wonderful old chestnut at a swinging medium tempo. With clever sectional interplay, it features suggested or improvised solos for alto 1 and trombone 2, a swingin' shout chorus, a... view details

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MEMedium Easy
$44.00
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$8.00
After You've gone
Arr. Michael Abene - Sierra Music Publications

The Maynard Ferguson Band performed many of Abene's charts over the years. This one is an excellent example of his very musical approach to a great jazz standard. The ranges are reasonable throughout and it... view details

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MAMedium-Advanced
$52.00
Afternoon
Pat Metheny/arr. Bob Curnow - Sierra Music Publications

Here is a slow, swinging, lovely, warm, relaxed chart in the style of that famous Neal Hefti swing ballad! The arrangement is subtle and easy to play, and there are not a lot of pieces by Pat Metheny that... view details

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MEMedium Easy
$52.00
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$11.00
Afternoon in Paris
John Lewis/arr. Mark Taylor - Hal Leonard Corporation

John Lewis (composer, pianist, and founder of the acclaimed Modern Jazz Quartet) penned Afternoon in Paris in the 1950s and it has remained a jazz standard ever since. This nicely crafted version for... view details

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MEMedium Easy
$45.00
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MEMedium Easy
$45.00
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$5.00
Ah - That's Freedom
Hank Jones/arr. Thad Jones/ed. Carubia - Smartchart Music

This never-before-published Thad Jones arrangement of Hank Jones' composition is an interesting medium-tempo swing chart with just a touch of a "blues march" feel. Rescored here at a more accessible level, it... view details

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MMedium
$50.00
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$6.00
Aim High
Fred Sturm - Heritage Music Press

The unique polyphonic technique used so well here really makes this hip-hop/shuffle chart sparkle.  After the opening section of intertwining, syncopated lines in the ensemble, the saxes take over with... view details

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MMedium
$45.00
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MMedium
$45.00
Additional Score 
$10.00
Ain't Got No Place to Go
Andy Clark - C L Barnhouse Company

Featuring a Basie style introduction, this is the perfect chart for young jazz players who want to learn how to swing.  This tasty swing tune includes an optional section of basic blues changes where any or... view details

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EEasy
$42.00
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$6.00
Ain't Misbehavin
Fats Waller/arr. Ralph Ford - Alfred Publishing Co., Inc.

You can't go wrong with this one! It's a famous tune by one of the most memorable figures in jazz, Thomas "Fats" Waller, and it's well within the capabilities of younger bands. It also includes an easy to... view details

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EEasy
$38.00
Jazz Ensemble e-Print
EEasy
$38.00
Additional Score 
$6.00
Alexander's Ragtime Band
Irving Berlin/arr.Peter Blair - Print Music Source

Irving Berlin was certainly one of the greatest songwriters of all time. Alexander's Ragtime Band is one of his earliest creations and it has stood the test of time and can still be heard in music... view details

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MEMedium Easy
$45.00
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$12.00
All About the Blues
Peter Blair - Heritage Music Press

Slow, dirty, and downright fun!  Plenty of tutti ensemble figures along with an easy solo section are designed to help young players get it right from the very beginning.  With a chart like this, you'll be... view details

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VEVery Easy
$40.00
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$5.00
All Blues (Little Big Band)
Miles Davis/arr. Mike Tomaro - Hal Leonard Corporation

One of the most famous jazz waltzes ever written, this small band setting of Miles Davis' classic skillfully uses the six-horn format to create an incredibly full sound. A flexible solo section is also... view details

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Jazz Ensemble Little Big Band
MMedium
$45.00
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MMedium
$45.00
Additional Score Little Big Band
$7.50
All Blues
Miles Davis/arr. Michael Sweeney - Hal Leonard Corporation

Don't miss this one! Let your young jazz band cut their teeth on this great jazz chart from Miles Davis' epic recording "Kind Of Blue."  You can't beat the combination of a classic chart and an arranger like... view details

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EEasy
$40.00
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$5.00