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Robert Lamm/arr. Paul Murtha - Hal Leonard Corporation

Recorded by the group Chicago, this signature hit has gone on to become a rock classic. Paul Murtha's easy arrangement is playable with very limited rehearsal time, but still has an authentic and hard-driving... view details

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Ain't No Mountain High Enough
arr. John Berry - Hal Leonard Corporation

Recorded by such greats as Marvin Gaye, Diana Ross and most recently Michael McDonald, this rockin' Motown classic will sound great with your beginning players.  Easy to learn and fun to play, it's arranged... view details

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All My Loving
John Lennon & Paul McCartney / Rick Stitzel - Hal Leonard Corporation

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Any Way You Want It
arr. Paul Murtha - Hal Leonard Corporation

Journey made this a hit in 1980 and the cast of Glee did it again in 2010. This solid chart is built on a driving eighth-note pulse and requires no solos. Sure to sound great with limited rehearsal time, it... view details

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Apache
Jerry Lordan/arr. John Berry - Hal Leonard Corporation

Originally recorded in 1961 by Jorgen Ingmann, but better known for the 1981 recording by The Sugarhill Gang, this funky hit remains a favorite. Feature your drummer or an additional percussionist (bongos,... view details

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Applause
arr. John Berry - Hal Leonard Corporation

Characterized by a rhythmic and syncopated pulse throughout, Lady Gaga hits the magic button yet again with this catchy and memorable pop hit. Here's a solid chart that your players and audiences alike are... view details

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April in Paris
Vernon Duke/arr. Rick Stitzel - Hal Leonard Corporation

Made famous by "The Count Basie Orchestra," here is a great-sounding yet playable version of this standard for developing bands. It includes feature spots for every section and optional written or improvised... view details

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Baby, It's Cold Outside
Frank Loesser/arr. Rick Stitzel - Hal Leonard Corporation

This familiar standard is usually performed as a duet. It's been recorded countless times over the years, notably in the holiday movie favorite Elf starring Will Ferrell. This charming arrangement for... view details

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Baby, Won't You Please Come Home?
arr. John Berry - Hal Leonard Corporation

Here's a great vehicle for teaching your younger jazz ensemble how to swing. Originally a blues tune from 1919, this familiar song has become an often recorded jazz standard. John Berry's updated version... view details

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Bad
Michael Jackson/arr. John Berry - Hal Leonard Corporation

One of Michael Jackson's early hits, Bad features a signature bass line and a strong melody. This instantly recognizable rock chart will sound great with limited rehearsal time and is playable with... view details

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Bad Romance
arr. Paul Murtha - Hal Leonard Corporation

Young players will have a blast with this dynamic, yet easy version of this huge hit by Lady Gaga. The trombones state the distinctive riff theme, and later the sax section trades statements with the brass... view details

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Big Spender (from "Sweet Charity")
Cy Coleman/arr. Rick Stitzel - Hal Leonard Corporation

From the musical "Sweet Charity," this familiar standard has come to epitomize the bluesy "bump and grind" slow swing style. Your trombones will have fun with the signature riff and every section of the band... view details

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Blue 'n' Moody
Michael Sweeney - Hal Leonard Corporation

Utilizing the dorian mode and a bluesy melody, here is a catchy original perfect for teaching the swing style. This one also works great for beginning improvisers since the solo section uses only two chords... view details

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Blue Train
John Coltrane/arr. Paul Murtha - Hal Leonard Corporation

Introduce your young players to jazz legend John Coltrane with this medium-tempo blues tune featuring an easy-to-play melody and solid tutti-style rhythms for the ensemble.  In addition, the blues changes and... view details

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Blues Idol
Steve Allee - Hal Leonard Corporation

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The Blues Walk
Clifford Brown/arr. Paul Murtha - Hal Leonard Corporation

Introduce your young players to jazz legend Clifford Brown with this classic riff tune. This creative arrangement for developing groups is great for learning to improvise with the suggested solos, and the... view details

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Blues in Hoss Flat
Foster & Basie/arr. Rick Stitzel - Hal Leonard Corporation

Here's a great way to introduce the music of Count Basie to your young players. Carefully scored for young groups, this medium swing chart trades the melody between the trumpets and saxes, includes a solo or... view details

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Boom Boom
John Lee Hooker / John Berry - Hal Leonard Corporation

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Born This Way
arr. John Berry - Hal Leonard Corporation

Here's a very easy arrangement of the Lady Gaga hit. Easy rhythms and a solid rock feel help to ensure success with this one. A CD is included and it's playable with optional reduced or expanded... view details

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Brazil
Russell & Barroso/arr. Rick Stitzel - Hal Leonard Corporation

From the skilled hands and inventive mind of Rick Stitzel, here is a classy yet easy version of this familiar samba. Every section gets a chance to play the melody at some point, plus there is a solo... view details

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Brown Eyed Girl
Van Morrison/arr. Paul Murtha - Hal Leonard Corporation

Originally a hit for Van Morrison in 1967, this catchy and familiar tune remains popular today.  Arranged here in a moderate Latin style, the saxes take the lead in the beginning, accompanied by brass punches.... view details

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Bye, Bye Blackbird
Dixon & Henderson/arr. Mark Taylor - Hal Leonard Corporation

Arranged in a medium slow Count Basie style, this is a great chart for teaching ensemble balance and laidback swing. It includes plenty of tutti ensemble playing, plus a Basie-like piano solo that's... view details

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Caldonia (What Makes Your Big Head So Hard?)
Fleecie Moore/arr. Rick Stitzel - Hal Leonard Corporation

Made famous by Woody Herman's Thundering Herd, here is a fun chart from the early swing era. The saxes do most of the heavy lifting, supported by punches and backgrounds in the brass. Also featured are... view details

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Call Me Maybe
arr. Paul Murtha - Hal Leonard Corporation

Characterized by a strong rhythmic pulse throughout and a catchy melody, this upbeat hit by Carly Rae Jepson will go together quickly and sound great. It requires no solos and is playable with optional reduced... view details

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