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Leap Frog Leap Frog
Joe Garland/arr. Paul Lavender - Hal Leonard Corporation

Paul Lavender has taken the famous Les Brown version and adapted it for younger groups!  The authentic style of the original is still there in this exhilarating arrangement of a classic from the swing era.... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$45.00
Jazz ensemble 
$5.00
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 (Little Big Band)
Duke Ellington/arr. Mark Taylor - Hal Leonard Corporation

The flowing melody and lush harmonies of this Ellington favorite are set in a medium samba style in this creative arrangement that takes full advantage of the little big band format. In addition... view details

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Jazz Ensemble Little Big Band
MMedium
$45.00
Additional Score 
$7.50
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
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$7.00
My Funny Valentine My Funny Valentine
Richard Rodgers/arr. Sammy Nestico - Hal Leonard Corporation

Feature either trumpet or flugel on this creative arrangement of a timeless standard. Written in ballad style, there's some nice ensemble scoring and a brief, easy section in 3/4. Definitely a top choice for... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$45.00
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$5.00
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
Night Train Night Train
arr. John Higgins - Hal Leonard Corporation

Here's a great classic! Featuring unison saxes and some intriguing chord changes, this well known but quite easy chart will be a welcome addition to your library.... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$45.00
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MEMedium Easy
$5.00
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. 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
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
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$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
$50.00
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$10.00
Perdido Perdido
Juan Tizol/arr. Dallas Burke - Jalen Publishing

Here's an updated treatment of the Ellington favorite that features great ensemble writing. This straight-ahead arrangement features an open solo section, a medium tempo, a traditional swing style, and a very... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$65.00
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$5.00
Saint Louis Blues Saint Louis Blues
W.C Handy/arr. Mike Collins-Dowden - Jalen Publishing

This very playable rendition of the early blues classic opens with a sultry trumpet solo and then breaks into a medium tempo shuffle with a call and response section between the solo trumpet and ensemble. Also... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$50.00
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$5.00
Salute to Glenn Miller Salute to Glenn Miller
trans. Jeff Hest - Alfred Publishing Co., Inc.

Was there ever a dance band that presented a more refined jazz than Glenn Miller? This incredible medley joins three of Miller's favorite tunes, and each is transcribed right from the Miller book...timeless,... view details
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MAMedium-Advanced
$58.00
Additional Score 
$9.00
Sentimental Journey Sentimental Journey
arr. Paul Murtha - Hal Leonard Corporation

Give your younger ensemble a little change of pace with this 1940's standard from the swing era!  Slow and bluesy, this easy arrangement features various sections playing the melody in addition to a suggested... view details
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EEasy
$40.00
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$5.00
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
$50.00
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$9.00
Sing, Sing, Sing Sing, Sing, Sing
Louis Prima/arr. Tommy Newsom - Sierra Music Publications

Tommy Newsom took this iconic tune and turned it on its head. He created an outstanding and original version of this extremely popular melody in a chart was arranged for Doc Severinsen and The Tonight Show... view details
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AAdvanced
$67.00
Additional Score 
$13.00
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
$58.00
Additional Score 
$11.00
Sing, Sing, Sing Sing, Sing, Sing
Louis Prima/arr. Vince Gassi - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

Accessible and fun to rehearse and play, this timeless swing tune contains all the key ingredients for a real crowd pleaser!  It features the iconic drum pattern as it recurs throughout and the solid swing... view details
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EEasy
$40.00
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$8.00
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
$46.00
Additional Score 
$8.00
Sing, Sing, Sing Sing, Sing, Sing
Louis Prima/arr. Paul Cook - Alfred Publishing Co., Inc.

Now even your beginning jazz band can swing this incredibly popular chart that was made famous by Benny Goodman! You can't find a jazz tune that's more recognizable, and Paul Cook's arrangement at this level... view details
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EEasy
$38.00
Additional Score 
$6.00
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 in... view details
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Jazz Ensemble 
AAdvanced
$65.00
Additional Score 
$11.00
Skyliner Skyliner
Charlie Barnet/arr. Mark Taylor - Hal Leonard Corporation

At the peak of the big band era, saxophonist, composer and band leader Charlie Barnet recorded his famous version of Cherokee followed shortly by this second big hit. Treated here in a samba style,... view details

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MEMedium Easy
$45.00
Additional Score 
$5.00