This mid-level, flexible instrumentation fusion chart is the first in the publisher's new "Artist's Series." These are performed by the Nicholas Fernandez New York Nonet and have been arranged
The Gigi Gryce composition, Basheer's Dream, is from the Kenny Dorham album Afro/Cuban, recorded in 1955. This medium-up Afro/Cuban chart features tenor saxophone, baritone saxophone, trumpet,
As performed by Gordon Goodwin's Little Phat Band, the instrumentation is tenor sax, trumpet, trombone, piano, guitar, acoustic bass, and drums. This one is a funky shuffle and the tempo is around 170 bpm
This Latin favorite arranged for small groups features flexible instrumentation options, easy scoring and brief solos written into all the parts. The parts include: Part 1 - Trumpet or Alto Sax; Part 2
Here's a fresh take on the bebop blues classic by Charlie Parker. In the little big band format, it starts out in a funk style then alternates with swing. The soloists have an opportunity to improvise in
Joe Zawinul and Weather Report turned the jazz world on its ear with this iconic fusion composition from their 1977 album Heavy Weather. Arranged here for six horns and rhythm section, this version retains
From jazz legend Thelonious Monk, here is one of his best-known tunes in a playable, yet authentic setting for small groups. Written in a moderately slow swing style, this one is great for soloing. Flexible
Benny Golson composed this octet chart in 1957 and it was featured on the Dizzy Gillespie album The Greatest Trumpet Player of Them All. The features include a bluesy sound, interesting harmonies, varied
As recorded by Cannonball Musical Instruments, this is a brilliant Gordon Goodwin chart written for five saxes (SATTB), plus four rhythm instruments and percussion! This brisk samba at around
This Ellington favorite adapts beautifully to the little big band format in the skilled hands of Michael Mossman. The classic tune is still there, but with a contemporary twist. Instrumentation:
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
Young and developing jazz musicians can now study, learn and perform with these flexible instrumentation Christmas and holiday charts for small jazz groups arranged in various styles. At the easy to
Young and developing jazz musicians can now study and learn with these six flexible-instrumentation charts for small jazz groups in various styles. At the easy to medium-easy grade levels, all arrangements
This very cool mambo is a flexible instrumentation combo chart written for 4, 5 or 6 horns plus rhythm section. A wide variety of horn parts are included so the horn section can be mixed and matched to find
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