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American Patrol American Patrol
arr. Mike Lewis - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

Glenn Miller's band made this a huge World War II hit song and here it is scored for young players. This chart has no individual solos, very modest brass ranges and plenty of ensemble sound.  Easy to rehearse... view details
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April in Paris 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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EEasy
$40.00
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$5.00
Basie Straight Ahead Basie Straight Ahead
Sammy Nestico - Kendor Music, Inc.

Don't miss your chance to play this great chart exactly as the Basie band recorded it, unsimplified!  Your band will meet the challenge with enthusiasm and be proud of the results.  Not for wimps! ... view details
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MAMedium-Advanced
$56.00
Additional Score Professional Edition
$7.00
Big Noise from Winnetka Big Noise from Winnetka
Haggart & Bauduc/arr. Paul Lavender - Hal Leonard Corporation

Bring the sounds of Bob Crosby and the big band era to life again with this fun chart for younger players! It features an authentic sound, a flexible solo section and the saxes get to whistle the melody for... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$45.00
Additional Score 
$5.00
Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy
arr. Michael Sweeney - Hal Leonard Corporation

This chart is way up on the "fun meter"! Mike's playable arrangement doesn't sacrifice any of that classic swing era sound and style. The trumpet section is the primary featured section; however, the saxes... view details

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EEasy
$40.00
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$6.00
Caravan Caravan
Duke Ellington/arr. John Berry - Hal Leonard Corporation

Here's a distinctive arrangement for beginning jazz groups on one of Duke Ellington's most recognizable tunes. One of the featured works in the 2014 movie "Whiplash," it combines the styles of Latin and big... view details

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VEVery Easy
$40.00
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$5.00
Caravan Caravan
Duke Ellington/arr. Michael Sweeney - Hal Leonard Corporation

Everyone will recognize this Duke Ellington classic! It was one of the featured works in the 2014 movie "Whiplash" and uses interesting textures and alternates between a Latin groove and swing.... view details

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EEasy
$40.00
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$5.00
A Child Is Born A Child Is Born
Thad Jones - Kendor Music, Inc.

Composed and arranged by Thad Jones, this is an absolutely gorgeous ballad in 3/4 that is a "must" for any good jazz library! It's one of the most "tasteful" jazz charts ever written!... view details
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MMedium
$48.00
Additional Score 
$7.00
I Can't Stop Loving You I Can't Stop Loving You
arr. Quincy Jones - Sierra Music Publications

Every jazz fan knows it, loves it and has wished it was in print! And now, this quintessential big-band arrangement is finally available! As recorded by the Count Basie Orchestra on their album This Time by... view details

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MAMedium-Advanced
$55.00
Additional Score 
$11.00
In a Mellow Tone In a Mellow Tone
Duke Ellington/arr. Mark Taylor - Hal Leonard Corporation

One of the all-time Duke Ellington classics is this elegant, medium swing tune.  Mark Taylor's smooth arrangement for developing groups features plenty of rich ensemble scoring plus written or ad lib solos for... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$45.00
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$5.00
In the Mood In the Mood
Joe Garland - Hal Leonard Corporation

This Glenn Miller classic is a must for every jazz band library!  Carefully edited and available with a full score, this arrangement has everything you need to recreate the original including a trumpet solo,... view details
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MMedium
$50.00
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$5.00
In the Mood In the Mood
Joe Garland/arr. Jeff Tyzik - Hal Leonard Corporation

Here is the hot version of this big band standard arranged by Jeff Tyzik as recorded by Doc Severinson and the Tonight Show Band. With a dressed up feel and solos for alto, tenor and trumpet, this... view details

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MAMedium-Advanced
$60.00
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$7.50
In the Mood In the Mood
Joe Garland/arr. Michael Sweeney - Hal Leonard Corporation

This one's a must! Glenn Miller's big band classic is one of the best known tunes from the swing era, and Mike's excellent arrangement puts it within reach of young bands. Comfortable ranges, easy rhythm... view details
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EEasy
$40.00
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$5.00
Jumpin' at the Woodside Jumpin' at the Woodside
Count Basie/arr. Rich DeRosa - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

This one just builds and builds!  Rich DeRosa keeps this Count Basie signature tune swinging all the way and includes two optional tag endings to keep the Basie style intact. The solos are written out for... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$52.00
Additional Score 
$12.00
My Funny Valentine My Funny Valentine
Richard Rodgers/arr. Bill Holman - Sierra Music Publications

As originally recorded by the great Charlie Mariano with the Stan Kenton Orchestra, this is a must-have ballad feature for alto saxophone. Let your alto player (or trumpet...parts provided for either) shine on... view details
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MAMedium-Advanced
$55.00
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$11.00
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
$48.00
Additional Score 
$9.00
Pennsylvania 6-5000 Pennsylvania 6-5000
Jerry Gray/arr. John Berry - Hal Leonard Corporation

Here's a perfect touch of swing era nostalgia with this signature tune from the Glenn Miller Orchestra. All the elements of the original are here in this more accessible version including the famous... view details

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MEMedium Easy
$45.00
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$5.00
Perdido Perdido
Juan Tizol/arr. Victor Lopez - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

Mambo! Arranger Victor Lopez has masterfully intertwined a mambo and a swing feel in this great Juan Tizol jazz classic. Featuring a fully notated tenor sax solo, lead trumpet range to written A, a brief sax... view details
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MMedium
$52.00
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$10.00
Shiny Stockings Shiny Stockings
Frank Foster/arr. Greg Yasinitsky - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

Frank Foster's composition Shiny Stockings is one of the greatest jazz tunes ever for big band. Arranged by Greg Yasinitsky and scored at an accessible level, this chart has all the ingredients you... view details
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MMedium
$52.00
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$11.00
Sing, Sing, Sing Sing, Sing, Sing
Louis Prima/arr. Gordon Goodwin - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

A few twists and turns added to the original Benny Goodman swing version make this chart a definite crowd and band pleaser. Gordon Goodwin's arrangement features a clarinet part and an alternate alto 1 part... view details

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AAdvanced
$70.00
Additional Score 
$11.00
Sing, Sing, Sing Sing, Sing, Sing
Louie Prima/arr. Victor Lopez - Alfred Publishing Co., Inc.

Yep, this is the Sing, Sing, Sing you know and love, made famous by Gene Krupa and the Benny Goodman Orchestra, only arranged for young players by Victor Lopez. The classic drum solo that can be... view details

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MEMedium Easy
$48.00
Additional Score 
$9.00
Sing, Sing, Sing Sing, Sing, Sing
Louis Prima/trans. Mike Lewis - Alfred Publishing Co., Inc.

Here it is...perhaps the most recognizable swing tune of all time! This incredible transcription is as close as you're going to come to the original (which included clarinet and less than a full compliment of... view details
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MMedium
$60.00
Additional Score 
$11.00
Take the 'A' Train Take the 'A' Train
Billy Strayhorn/arr. Vince Gassi - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

This chart swings all the way and is very playable by a young jazz ensemble. Arranger Vince Gassi offers a fresh take on this classic, yet captures the essence of this well-known Strayhorn composition made... view details
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EEasy
$42.00
Additional Score 
$7.00