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Back In Blue Orleans - Les Hooper
Retail Price: $55.00

 As recorded on the new Les Hooper Big Band  CD "Out of the Woods"," this hot, blues shuffle is full of energy and good ol' down-home funky blues.
Bleep Blop - Les Hooper
Retail Price: $55.00

 As recorded on the new Les Hooper Big Band  CD "Out of the Woods"," this clever, quirky, swinging chart is terrific.
Blue Five Jive - Benny Carter
Retail Price: $55.00

 As originally recorded by Count Basie on the Roulette LP (Vogue CD) "Kansas City Suite - the Music of Benny Carter",  this is a medium tempo Swing chart featuring solos for tenor saxophone, trumpet and piano.
Blue Landscape - Geoff Keezer
Retail Price: $45.00

 Here is a really nice blues chart with fresh, interesting lines and great ensemble passages.
Bluer Than Blue - Don Sebesky
Retail Price: $60.00

 This could be called Newer Than New, because Don just wrote this for John Pizzarelli's new band in New York.
Blues Express - Shorty Rogers
Retail Price: $50.00

 As recorded on the BMG CD The Big Shorty Rogers Express, this is a terrific romp through a fast Swing, featuring solos by Alto Sax, Tenor Sax, Bari.
Blues For Alfy - Bill Holman
Retail Price: $45.00

 This chart was recorded by the Count Basie Orchestra on the CD I Told You So (out-of-print).
Blues For Hayden - Matso Limtiaco
Retail Price: $45.00

 Everyone who hears this tune loves it! It has a neat, unique feel to it, and it is a wonderful teaching tool for young players.
Blues for Kapp - Marty Paich
Retail Price: $50.00

 Can you imagine a chart which is this easy to play being played and recorded by Maynard Ferguson? Well, that just demonstrates how catchy and wonderful this chart is.
Bluesineff - Dan Haerle
Retail Price: $45.00

 Sierra Music is happy to be affiliated with Dan Haerle, noted composer/arranger, educator (University of North Texas) and pianist.
Bluezies - Shorty Rogers
Retail Price: $60.00

 As recorded on Portrait of Shorty, (including the best of West Coast jazz musicians such as Herb Geller, Bill Holman, Jack Montrose, Frank Rosolino, Conrad Gozzo, Conte Candoli and others) this is a great, up-tempo, swinging chart with lots of solo space for alto, tenor and baritone saxophones, trumpet, trombone, piano and drums.
Bunch of Blues - Les Hooper
Retail Price: $45.00

 Just what it sounds like .
C Jam Blues - arr. Bill Holman
Retail Price: $70.00

 This great chart is recorded (1999) on the Azica CD "Swingin' the Blues.
Crib Chimp - Dan Haerle
Retail Price: $55.00

 Dan Haerle has created a very nice, very hip shuffle / funk chart with a great melody.
Critic's Choice - Oliver Nelson
Retail Price: $55.00

 Here is a terrific medium-tempo shuffle chart that the Buddy Rich Band played all the time.
Down By The Riverside - arr. Oliver Nelson
Retail Price: $55.00

 There has been an illegal lift of this chart available before, but this chart is the exact, original one that Oliver Nelson wrote for his terrific L.
Dragon Blues - Geoff Keezer
Retail Price: $45.00

 An easy-to-play blues with a very unique melody.
Emancipation Blues - Oliver Nelson
Retail Price: $55.00

 This chart is recorded by the Oliver Nelson Orchestra on the Afro-American Sketches (Prestige CD).
Frame for the Blues - Slide Hampton
Retail Price: $55.00

 Finally, Slide Hampton's incredible music is in print.
Full Nelson - Oliver Nelson
Retail Price: $55.00

 This chart was originally included in the Full Nelson album and then the Jazz Masters 48: Oliver Nelson CD.
Goin' On - Benny Carter
Retail Price: $55.00

Benny Carter created a wealth of marvelous, swinging big band music," and this piece is no exception to that.
Hobo Flats - Oliver Nelson
Retail Price: $55.00

 As recorded on the brilliant CD "Afrique" by the Count Basie Orchestra, this chart was originally written for a Jimmy Smith album.
Jackson County Jubilee - Benny Carter
Retail Price: $55.00

 As originally recorded by Count Basie on the Roulette LP (Vogue CD) "Kansas City Suite - the Music of Benny Carter,"  this is an up- tempo swing chart featuring solos for tenor saxophone, trumpet and piano.
Kingfish - Bill Holman
Retail Price: $50.00

 This is one of Holman's best loved (and most often played) charts.
Li'l Bro's Blues - Bob Curnow
Retail Price: $65.00

 Bob has written a fun-filled, high-energy blues chart that swings hard.
Lightnin' - Bill Holman
Retail Price: $55.00

 A walkin'-tempo blues featuring trumpet and tenor.
Little Minor Booze, A - Willie Maiden
Retail Price: $55.00

 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.
Make 'Em Wait - Les Hooper
Retail Price: $55.00

 This is a great swingin' blues chart that is playable by most any band.
No Heat - Bill Holman
Retail Price: $55.00

 You've probably heard this chart on the great recordings such as In A JazzOrbit (Holman's Band) or the Terry Gibbs DreamBand CDs.
Red Tape Blues - Geoff Keezer
Retail Price: $45.00

 Geoff has scored a very hip, musical easy-to-play chart in the classic blues form, using his incomparable melodic and harmonic sense of things.
Royal Blue - arr. Bill Holman
Retail Price: $65.00

 Bill Holman's compositions in the library of the Stan Kenton Orchestra were some of the most exciting pieces ever conceived for jazz orchestra.
Shuffluphagass - Les Hooper
Retail Price: $45.00

 Here is a great swing/shuffle chart by Les.
Slide's Derangement - Slide Hampton
Retail Price: $70.00

 Undoubtedly one of the best big band charts EVER written! This was recorded by Maynard's incredible band on the Message from Newport LP.
St. Louis Blues (for Doc) - arr. Bill Holman
Retail Price: $70.00

 As recorded by the Tonight Show Band on "Once More With Feeling" (Amherst), Holman takes a fresh look at this wonderful old jazz standard.
St. Louis Blues - arr. Oliver Nelson
Retail Price: $55.00

 Exactly as recorded by Oliver Nelson's Orchestra and featuring Joe Newman on trumpet.
Things Ain't What They Used To Be - arr. Tommy Newsom
Retail Price: $70.00

 This is recorded on the Tonight Show Band CD "Once More With Feeling" (Amherst Records).
Three J's, The - Ellen Rowe
Retail Price: $45.00

 Ellen has a marvelous knack for being able to write sophisticated music which is not difficult to perform.
Where's Teddy (edited v.) - arr. Bob Curnow
Retail Price: $55.00

 This "edited" version of "Where's Teddy" (as played and recorded by Maynard Ferguson's Birdland Dream Band) is much more playable for the trumpet section as a whole than the original "pro" version (which is also available).
Where's Teddy (pro v.) - Willie Maiden
Retail Price: $55.00

This is the original chart as played and recorded by Maynard Ferguson's Birdland Dream Band.
Yearnin' - Oliver Nelson
Retail Price: $55.00

 This piece is the ORIGINAL chart done by Oliver Nelson.