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It Don't Mean A Thing It Don't Mean A Thing
Duke Ellington & Irving Mills / Ric Flauding - Flauding Music

Smooth Jazz Funk meets Swing! Arranged for little big band+ but can be easily performed by full big band. Duration ca. 4:00.Written to feature guitar (as on the audio example) but also includes an optional

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$35.00
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$5.00
It Don't Mean a Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing) It Don't Mean a Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing)
Duke Ellington/arr. Mark Taylor - Hal Leonard Corporation

This chart has it all! A great swing feel, solid scoring, dynamic contrasts and more make it perfect both for younger and more experienced bands. Includes written and ad lib solos.

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MEMedium Easy
$45.00
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It Don't Mean a Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing) It Don't Mean a Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing)
Duke Ellington/arr. Ralph Ford - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

You may think this very clever chart is all swing, but it begins as Latin then alternates with a swing feel. The tempo is bright at around 190-200 bpm with suggested solos for trumpet and tenor sax, a

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$48.00
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$9.00
It Don't Mean a Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing) It Don't Mean a Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing)
Duke Ellington/arr. Paul Cook - Alfred Publishing Co., Inc.

Duke Ellington's classic is now available in a very easy and playable arrangement that will make your young band sound awesome! It's an excellent opportunity to introduce this great swing style to younger... view details
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VEVery Easy
$42.00
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$7.00
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

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$52.00
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Jeannine Jeannine
Duke Pearson/arr. Mark Taylor - Hal Leonard Corporation

Often recorded and performed by jazz artists, this tuneful standard by Duke Pearson is skillfully arranged here in an up-tempo swing style. The solo duties are shared between trumpet and tenor sax with... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$45.00
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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

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MAMedium-Advanced
$60.00
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$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
$52.00
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$12.00
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
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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

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MAMedium-Advanced
$55.00
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$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

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Jazz Ensemble Little Big Band
MMedium
$45.00
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$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
$42.00
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$7.00
Moon River Moon River
Henry Mancini/arr. Billy Byers - Sierra Music Publications

As recorded by the Count Basie Orchestra on their album This Time by Basie, Billy Byers arranged a wonderful, easy-swinging masterpiece. Cleverly, he set this Mancini classic in 4/4 to accommodate

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MMedium
$55.00
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$11.00
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
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$11.00
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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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
$48.00
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$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
Oh, Lady Be Good! Oh, Lady Be Good!
George Gershwin/arr. Terry White - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

Check out arranger Terry White's straight-ahead bebop influenced chart on this Gershwin standard!  With a swing feel throughout, a beefy sax soli, lead lines and written solos for alto 1 and trumpet 2, it... view details
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MMedium
$48.00
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$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
$60.00
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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
$62.00
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$7.50
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

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MEMedium Easy
$45.00
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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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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
$52.00
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Saint Louis Blues Saint Louis Blues
W.C. Handy/arr. Sammy Nestico - Hal Leonard Corporation

Here is Saint Louis Blues like you've never heard it before! It opens in a slow New Orleans style with optional parts for clarinet and tuba. Quickly shifting key and tempo, this masterful arrangement... view details
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MMedium
$50.00
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$5.00