This bluesy swing chart is fairly accessible and sounds great. It has been rearranged for big band from the small group flexible instrumentation chart by the same name. Chord symbols are written into all
Catchin' the 'Trane is a flexible instrumentation jazz combo chart and is in the swing/blues style. It can be played as a 4, 5 or 6 horn combo chart and includes a wide variety of horn parts so you
This medium swing chart has been rearranged for big band from the flexible instrumentation small group chart by the same name. The tenor sax 1 part includes a suggested solo in the solo section, but there
Don't miss this medium tempo swing chart with great melodic lines and options for open solos. There is one suggested solo written for tenor sax in the solo section and chord symbols for all horn players.
"Hot Jazz" from the 30's! With a retro swing feel, this chart sounds like Benny Goodman has returned for another shot. You can almost hear Gene Krupa playing the drum part in the middle section. The solo
This medium-easy flexible instrumentation chart is a laid-back, easy-going swing chart playable as a 4, 5 or 6 horn combo. Extra parts are included so you can mix and match the horn section to find the
There's nothing cooler than the cool jazz sound from the '50s, and this low-key, easygoing chart gives it to you! It features tenor sax with subtone solos a la Stan Getz written in each solo section.
Here's a hot swing chart that is relatively easy to play when considering the limited brass ranges. There are one or two "pecks" in the brass that can easily be played down an octave with younger
Lucked Out is an up-tempo swing chart requiring a more mature band. There are some challenging rhythm section parts including an "open time" section in the middle allowing them the opportunity to
Johann Sebastian Bach might be doing a few turns, but this is actually his tune, originally composed in 1725, rewritten almost 300 years later as a cool jazz waltz with a bluesy twist. The suggested or
Pale Ale is an original swing chart played at about 155 bpm that feels like it came right out of the 30's or 40's and includes a great sax soli in the middle. There's also a written or improvised
This cool shuffle chart has many typical shuffle features including the high hat pattern for drums, the 1-6-5-6 pattern for bass, and the four measure lead-in to the solo section. It's also a great way to
Throw Me a Bone is an original swinger scored for flexible instrumentation small groups. The features include a hip 50's swing feel with harmonies reminiscent of the west coast cool era. A solo
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