This up-tempo swing chart is the perfect way to start any concert with a bang. The brass and saxes have some really exciting ensemble choruses between the written or improvised solo sections featuring
Opening with the full ensemble and then a great sax section soli on the melody, this laid-back blues in B flat is the perfect chart for developing bands learning to swing. Additional features
Put a little up-tempo Basie swing into your next performance with this fun chart that pays homage to the great Count Basie Band with an exciting blues in F. After the opening melody by the full ensemble, it
Blues for J is a hot blues shuffle in F that cooks with some serious fire! Just a good-time swingin' chart, it features a big beat, a great opportunity for solos over F blues changes, a
Proficient big bands with love this uptempo minor blues swinger! The melody is featured in an alto/trumpet/optional guitar small-group setting before the rest of the band enters with tasty licks
Looking for an opener? Blues from Around the Corner works great as an opener, or any time you want to program a quality swing chart! This up-tempo chart includes a well-crafted melodic line,
This original, easy going, Basie style swinger cooks with some great ensemble big band writing sandwiched around plenty of opportunities for your soloists to showcase their chops on the blues in F.
Bobby Timmons' swinging, bluesy jazz waltz has become a staple at jam sessions and remains a tune that all players should learn. The big ensemble sections in this chart feature sectional solis
With easy rhythms, limited ranges, and optional limited instrumentation, Down by the Riverside will work especially well with young groups. The solo section can optionally be opened
This Bricusse and Newley Broadway classic has enjoyed immense popularity since the version recorded by Michael Buble. This chart begins with with an epic and swingin' full-ensemble
Oh, jazz standards just don't get any better than Bart Howard's Fly Me to the Moon! This chart pays homage to the great Count Basie band and their iconic version with Frank Sinatra. With a subtle
Not your normal swinger, Gordesky Food Fight features an up-tempo swingin' blues in F at the top with lots of surprises before moving into a funky hip-hop section. Then it's back to swing
Paying homage to the most exciting of the big bands, Woody Herman's Thundering Herd, this chart is a fun blues with lots of solo opportunities. There's ample space for soloists to stretch out and enjoy
This medium blues swing chart brilliantly weaves together classic themes and musical quotes from the great big bands while swinging hard the entire time! Featuring a piano solo with rhythm section
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