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Blues and Swing Jazz Ensemble Charts (54)
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88 Basie Street 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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Jazz Ensemble 
MAMedium-Advanced
$56.00
Additional Score 
$7.00
About Time About Time
Thad Jones - Jazz Lines Publications

Harry James, one of the leading trumpeters of the Swing Era, was a huge fan of the sound and style of the 1950's Count Basie Orchestra. James hired several of Basie's arrangers to write arrangements for him... view details

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MAMedium-Advanced
$65.00
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$20.00
Back Bay Shuffle Back Bay Shuffle
Artie Shaw, Teddy Mcrae/Arr. Med Flory - Jazz Lines Publications

This Med Flory arrangement was written for the Terry Gibbs Dream Band and was recorded live in 1959 and then in the studio in 1960. A feature for vibes, optional Bb or Eb solo parts are included so that it may... view details
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AAdvanced
$75.00
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$20.00
Bari Cool Chart Bari Cool Chart
Andy Clark - C L Barnhouse Company

Showcase your bari sax player with this solid-sounding swinger from the pen of Andy Clark. The spotlight is on the bari throughout and the tasteful background parts for the band provide a comfortable setting... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$48.00
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$6.00
The Bari Thought of You The Bari Thought of You
Peter Blair - Heritage Music Press

A lush, rubato introduction sets up the infectious shuffle feel of this swingin' feature for baritone saxophone.  The solo is written or improvised and the arrangement features nice band licks and backgrounds,... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$45.00
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$10.00
Begin the Beguine Begin the Beguine
Cole Porter/arr. Mike Crotty - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

Begin the Beguine is a stellar treatment of a great Cole Porter standard by arranger Mike Crotty for the USAF "Airmen of Note." It's a tenor sax solo feature with a ballad intro moving into a... view details
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AAdvanced
$55.00
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$10.00
Bernie's Tune Bernie's Tune
Bernie Miller/arr. Marty Paich - Jazz Lines Publications

If you have a stellar alto sax player, or want to feature a guest artist, this is the chart for you! In 1959 Art Pepper recorded 12 tunes backed by an 11-piece "little big band." The Marty Paich charts focused... view details
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Jazz Ensemble Small Band
AAdvanced
$50.00
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$20.00
A Bird in Igor's Yard A Bird in Igor's Yard
George Russell - Jazz Lines Publications

This publication is based on a set of parts and a reconstructed score that George Russell worked on with an assistant. This newly created score was based on the original, which had apparently become too... view details

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AAdvanced
$75.00
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$20.00
Blue Serenade Blue Serenade
Paul Baker - Bakers Jazz and More

At around 86 bpm, this swing ballad features the lead trumpet and harkens back to the big band era sounds of Glenn Miller and Harry James, along the lines of Miller's Serenade in Blue. In addition to... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$45.00
Additional Score 
$8.00
Blue in Green Blue in Green
Miles Davis/arr. Les Hooper - Hal Leonard Corporation

From the landmark jazz album, Kind of Blue by Miles Davis, Les Hooper adds his own stamp of originality and craftsmanship with this outstanding setting. The trumpet soloist is supported by a light rock... view details

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MAMedium-Advanced
$50.00
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MAMedium-Advanced
$5.00
Brother Benjamin Brother Benjamin
Doug Beach & George Shutack - Kendor Music, Inc.

Feature any melodic instrument with this Doug Beach and George Shutack swing composition at the very easy grade level. The infectious melody and the gospel-flavored harmonies combine to create a chart... view details

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VEVery Easy
$42.00
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$7.00
Bye Bye Blackbird Bye Bye Blackbird
Dixon & Henderson/arr. Dave Rivello - Alfred Publishing Co., Inc.

Arranger Dave Rivello arranged this great tune in a nice and easy, relaxed, swing genre to showcase the 2nd trumpet in the style of Miles Davis. Featuring the trademark Miles' harmon mute sound throughout the... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$50.00
Cellar Dweller Cellar Dweller
John Fedchock - Kendor Music, Inc.

This medium-swing minor blues chart puts the focus on the foundation of your band's brass section... the bass trombone. A solid melody set below the staff and into the pedal register is offset by dramatic... view details

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AAdvanced
$56.00
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$7.00
Deep Deep
Steve Brown - Kendor Music, Inc.

Feature your drummer with this original work paying tribute to drummer Danny D'Imperio, whose experience is "deep" as he played with Woody Herman, Maynard Ferguson, Chuck Mangione, the Vanguard Orchestra and... view details
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MMedium
$52.00
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$7.00
Diva Diva
Enrico Rava/arr. Fred Sturm - Sierra Music Publications

Fred Sturm presents another fresh, innovative arrangement. Diva, a solo feature originally written for trombonist Jim Pugh, can be played by trombone, or a soloist of your choosing. It starts with... view details

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AAdvanced
$67.00
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$14.00
Django Django
John Lewis/arr. Mike Tomaro - Hal Leonard Corporation

Feature vibes or piano on this terrific arrangement of the classic jazz standard by John Lewis. The solo section features a double-time swing section, and there is a sax soli as well. Great scoring for the... view details
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MMedium
$50.00
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$5.00
Dream Time Dream Time
Benny Carter - Jazz Lines Publications

This lovely, slow swing chart written by Benny Carter is designed to feature an alto saxophone soloist with the ensemble playing more than just backgrounds for the soloist. The solo includes both written... view details

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MMedium
$65.00
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$20.00
Fast Forward Fast Forward (Trombone or Tenor Feature)
Howard Rowe - C L Barnhouse Company

Here's a unique big band swinger perfect for featuring two of your top players!  Written to feature either two trombones, two tenor saxes, or one of each, this tasty chart celebrates the legacy of great jazz... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$45.00
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$7.00
Fox Hunt Fox Hunt
Michael Abene - Sierra Music Publications

This is a great chart from Maynard Ferguson's Birdland Dream Band library. Printed as originally scored (4-4-2-3), but includes extra parts for standard 5-4-4-4 instrumentation. If you want to feature two... view details
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MAMedium-Advanced
$52.00
Fred's Delight Fred's Delight
Tadd Dameron - Jazz Lines Publications

In 1949 Artie Shaw hired Tadd Dameron to write a few arrangements for his band. Dameron composed and arranged So Easy, Lyonia, and this arrangement of Fred's Delight. Shaw recorded this once in... view details
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MAMedium-Advanced
$65.00
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$20.00
Fun Time Fun Time
Sammy Nestico - Kendor Music, Inc.

As recorded by the Count Basie Orchestra on their classic "Basie-Straight Ahead" album, this swingin' chart will bring a smile to players and listeners alike as solo piano takes center stage from start to... view details
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AAdvanced
$56.00
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$6.50
Groove Groove
Oliver Nelson - Sierra Music Publications

Oliver Nelson wrote this one for the Maynard Ferguson book as recorded on the "Come Blow Your Horn" album. It features a great tune and trumpet parts throughout. Printed as originally scored (4-4-2-3), but... view details
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MAMedium-Advanced
$52.00
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$10.00
The Heat's On The Heat's On
Sammy Nestico - Kendor Music, Inc.

Originally recorded by the Count Basie Orchestra and later revised for the SWR Big Band CD "Basie-cally Sammy," this wonderful chart features a very bright tempo and features solo tenor sax. It also includes... view details
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AAdvanced
$56.00
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$7.00
How High the Moon How High the Moon
Morgan Lewis/arr. Dave Wolpe - Alfred Publishing Co., Inc.

Now this is classy! Dave Wolpe puts the trombones out front in this solid swinger, and boy do they sound great carrying the tune! This sits comfortably for bands at the medium level, and three of your bone... view details
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MMedium
$48.00
Additional Score 
$9.00