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Oliver Nelson arranged music for Nancy Wilson, James Brown, and Diana Ross, and toured and recorded with Eric Dolphy, Quincy Jones, and Bill Evans. Nelson recorded his best-known album, Blues and the Abstract Truth, in 1961, Other albums include The Blues and the Abstract Truth, Screamin' the Blues, and Afro/American Sketches.

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(A) Relative Calm - Oliver Nelson
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   "(A) Relative Calm" is a beautiful ballad that features trumpet throughout.
3-2-1-0 - Oliver Nelson
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As recorded on the brilliant recording "A Dream Deferred" (Flying Dutchman CYL2-1449), by the Oliver Nelson Orchestra.
Artist's Rightful Place, The (aka Patterns for Orchestra) - Oliver Nelson
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Also known as Patterns For Orchestra (as recorded on the Verve jazz masters 48 CD), this is one of Nelson's very interesting charts.
Back Woods - Oliver Nelson
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 There may not be a more beautiful ballad anywhere in jazz ensemble literature.
Ballad for Benny - Oliver Nelson
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 Oliver Nelson wrote the most beautiful melodies! This is a clarinet feature (how about that?), and was recorded by Phil Woods and the Oliver Nelson's Jazz Interactions Orchestra (hear it on the Verve Jazz Masters 48 CD).
Black, Brown and Beautiful - Oliver Nelson
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 This chart is recorded by Oliver Nelson on the recording titled Black, Brown and Beautiful.
Blues And The Abstract Truth - Oliver Nelson
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 This chart is the exact, original one that Oliver Nelson wrote for his terrific recording More Blues and the Abstract Truth.
Checkpoint Charlie (Edited) - Edited by Bob Curnow
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  Full of up-tempo energy, Oliver masterfully intertwines the melody in the saxophones with counter-lines from the brass to create an incredible tapestry of sound.
Checkpoint Charlie (Pro) - Oliver Nelson
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  Full of up-tempo energy, Oliver masterfully intertwines the melody in the saxophones with counter-lines from the brass to create an incredible tapestry of sound.
Critic's Choice - Oliver Nelson
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 Here is a terrific medium-tempo shuffle chart that the Buddy Rich Band played all the time.
Cyclops - arr. Oliver Nelson
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Originally recorded by Cannonball Adderley on his album Domination, "Cyclops" is one of those charts that will make your audiences bob their heads and tap their feet.
Daylie's Double - Download
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 Oliver had a great feel for the funky jazz style which was so popular.
Daylie's Double - Oliver Nelson
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 Oliver had a great feel for the funky jazz style which was so popular.
Down By The Riverside - arr. Oliver Nelson
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 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.
Early Morning (African Sunrise) - Oliver Nelson
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 As recorded on the brilliant CD Afrique, by the Count Basie Orchestra, this lovely piece features piano and/or tenor sax (or whomever) in a medium-slow, lilting 12/8 feel.
Emancipation Blues - Oliver Nelson
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 This chart is recorded by the Oliver Nelson Orchestra on the Afro-American Sketches (Prestige CD).
Empty Ballroom Blues - arr. Oliver Nelson
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 Nelson wrote an album for Johnny Hodges (Black, Brown and Beautiful, RCA) featuring the compositions of Duke Ellington and also some of his original things.
Flute Salad - Oliver Nelson
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An easy swing chart which was originally written for 4 flutes and bass clarinet in the woodwind section.
Full Nelson - Oliver Nelson
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 This chart was originally included in the Full Nelson album and then the Jazz Masters 48: Oliver Nelson CD.
Gon Gong - arr. Oliver Nelson
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 Oliver Nelson delivers great arrangement after great arrangement, and this one is no exception! A quick, uptempo swing tune, "Gon Gong" is the perfect "opener" for any program.
Greensleeves - arr. Oliver Nelson
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 This piece was taken from Nelson's original score.
Groove - Oliver Nelson
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 Oliver Nelson wrote this one for the Maynard Ferguson Band Library.
Hobo Flats - Oliver Nelson
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 As recorded on the brilliant CD "Afrique" by the Count Basie Orchestra, this chart was originally written for a Jimmy Smith album.
Hoe Down - Oliver Nelson
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 This piece was taken from Nelson's original score.
I Hope In Time A Change Will Come (long v.) - Download
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 This arrangement of "I Hope In Time a Change Will Come" came about through a desire to hear/play more than one chorus of this stunningly beautiful melody by Oliver Nelson.
I Hope In Time A Change Will Come (long v.) - Oliver Nelson / arr. Curnow
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 This arrangement of "I Hope In Time a Change Will Come" came about through a desire to hear/play more than one chorus of this stunningly beautiful melody by Oliver Nelson.
I Hope In Time Change Will Come - Oliver Nelson
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 As recorded on the brilliant recording "A Dream Deferred" (Flying Dutchman CYL2-1449), by the Oliver Nelson Orchestra.
I Worship You - Cole Porter / arr. Oliver Nelson
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 This arrangement by Oliver Nelson is a gorgeous alto saxophone feature of Cole Porter's "I Worship You.
In A Mellow Tone - arr. Oliver Nelson
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 When the Buddy Rich Band played this chart, everyone loved it! Oliver Nelson takes this terrific Duke Ellington tune to another level.
It's Glory - arr. Oliver Nelson
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 Nelson wrote an album for Johnny Hodges (Black, Brown and Beautiful, RCA) featuring the compositions of Duke Ellington and also some of his original things.