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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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Jazz Ensemble 
EEasy
$38.00
Additional Score 
$7.00
April in Paris April in Paris
Vernon Duke/trans. Jeff Hest - Alfred Publishing Co., Inc.

This chart is simply about style! And with style is exactly how Count Basie and his orchestra played it! From the silky smooth sax soli on the head to the Pop Goes The Weasel trumpet solo to the "...one... view details
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Jazz Ensemble 
MMedium
$58.00
Additional Score 
$11.00
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
Bernie's Tune Bernie's Tune
Bernie Miller/arr. Dave Wolpe - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

This swinger features tenor sax 1 and muted trumpet 2 and is arranged by one of the best, Dave Wolpe. Featured are excellent written-out solos for both horns, a superb shout chorus, and a lead trumpet range... view details
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Jazz Ensemble 
MMedium
$48.00
Additional Score 
$9.00
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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Bugle Call Rag Bugle Call Rag
arr. Robert Woods - Heritage Music Press

Perhaps the most well known version of this flag-waver was recorded by "The King of Swing," Benny Goodman.  This very easy arrangement from Robert Woods works well at a variety of tempos and makes an ideal... view details
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Jazz Ensemble 
VEVery Easy
$40.00
C-Jam Blues C-Jam Blues
Duke Ellington/arr. Bill Holman - Sierra Music Publications

Bill Holman grabs this iconic Ellington tune and runs with it. The arrangement, with its straight-ahead, driving swing, and tons of great background figures is yet another amazing example of Holman's... view details
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Jazz Ensemble 
AAdvanced
$67.00
Additional Score 
$12.00
Cute Cute
Neal Hefti/arr. Bob Mintzer - Alfred Publishing Co., Inc.

Neal Hefti's legendary drum feature takes on new life in this dynamite chart, which elevates the tune to new heights without losing any of the flair or appeal of the original! Audiences and players alike will... view details
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MMedium
$55.00
Additional Score 
$9.00
Do Nothin' Till You Hear from Me Do Nothin' Till You Hear from Me
Duke Ellington/arr. Lisa DeSpain - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

Introduce your young players to the suave Mr. Ellington with this medium tempo swing chart! It's a nice and easy presentation of this wonderful jazz standard. The features include a few sax section solis,... view details
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EEasy
$38.00
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$7.00
Give It One Give It One
Ferguson & Downey/arr. Chris Sharp - Jalen Publishing

Close to the original, but somewhat simplified, this burning rocker from the Maynard Ferguson library really sizzles with a driving intensity! The lead trumpet goes up to high D with a couple high E's... view details

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MAMedium-Advanced
$65.00
Additional Score 
$5.00
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
$48.00
Additional Score 
$11.00
I'm Beginning to See the Light I'm Beginning to See the Light
arr. Paul Baker - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

This is a swinger all the way! The tempo can be anywhere between 132 - 150 bpm and there is a written trumpet 2 solo. There's plenty of swingin' ensemble, a great sax section soli plus optional parts for... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$44.00
Additional Score 
$9.00
I'm Getting Sentimental Over You I'm Getting Sentimental Over You
George Bassman/arr. Rick Hirsch - Hirsch Music

Here's a wonderful update of Tommy Dorsey's classic theme song. It's totally playable by high school jazz bands, yet it also sounds great with college and professional groups. It's written as a trombone... view details

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MMedium
$58.00
Additional Score 
$7.50
Indiana Indiana (Back Home Again in Indiana)
arr. Greg Yasinitsky - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

Greg Yasinitsky has made this great jazz classic into an up-tempo, flag-wavin' swinger. This excellent chart features terrific sax solis, a written or ad lib tenor solo, some stop-time interludes, and a... view details
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MMedium
$48.00
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$9.00
It's Oh, So Nice It's Oh, So Nice
Sammy Nestico - Kendor Music, Inc.

As recorded on the great Basie-Straight Ahead album of 1968 by Count Basie, this swing outing features solid section and full ensemble writing, brass buckets, sax scoops, drum fills, and piano in the solo... view details

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MMedium
$52.00
Additional Score 
$3.50
Jeannine Jeannine
Duke Pearson/arr. Mike Dana - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

A great jazz standard played around 178 bpm, this swing chart features alto sax with a suggested written solo provided, and a drum solo played in between band hits. The lead trumpet range is to written... view details

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MAMedium-Advanced
$58.00
Additional Score 
$11.00
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
$46.00
Additional Score 
$8.00
A Little Minor Booze A Little Minor Booze
Willie Maiden - Sierra Music Publications

This great Kenton classic, as recorded on the album Live from Redlands University, is a swinging, happy chart which allows for lots of blowing space and is combined with great ensemble sections. This chart... view details

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MAMedium-Advanced
$47.00
Jazz ensemble 
$12.00
Mood Indigo Mood Indigo
Duke Ellington/arr. Vince Gassi - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

This medium swing arrangement of the dreamy Ellington tune will cook at just about any tempo but the recommended tempo is approximately 108 beats per minute. The chart features a written tenor sax solo and a... view details
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EEasy
$40.00
Additional Score 
$7.00
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
Additional Score 
$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
$46.00
Additional Score 
$9.00
One O'Clock Jump One O'Clock Jump
Count Basie/arr. Jeff Hest - Alfred Publishing Co., Inc.

This is the original Count Basie chart, recreated by Jeff Hest. Meticulously notated with Basie's simple but timeless piano solo, transcribed solos for first and second tenors, trombone, trumpet and bass, and... view details
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MMedium
$55.00
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$9.00
Pennsylvania 6-5000 Pennsylvania 6-5000
Jerry Gray/arr. Jeff Hest - Alfred Publishing Co., Inc.

Glenn Miller's famous Pennsylvania 6-5000 is a great change-of-pace on any program. This arrangement spotlights your saxophone section, both in the familiar sax soli melody, and in the solo written for... view details
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MMedium
$55.00
Additional Score 
$7.50
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
$48.00
Additional Score 
$9.00