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Recorded in 1994 (the CD is still available through Sierra Music and elsewhere), Bob Curnow revolutionized big band writing as we knew it. Fusing the amazing music of Pat Metheny and Lyle Mays with a big band setting has created wonderful musical experiences previously unimagined by bands and audiences alike. Curnow's charts remain as fresh and relevant as they were when originally written.
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5-5-7 - Metheny & Mays / arr. Curnow
Retail Price: $60.00

 As commissioned (and recorded) by the SWR Big Band of Stuttgart, Germany, this chart is another superb Curnow arrangement of the music created by the Pat Metheny Group.
Across the Sky - Metheny & Mays / arr. Curnow
Retail Price: $55.00

Bob Curnow has written some marvelous arrangements of Metheny/Mays music in the past, and this chart will surely "tug at your heartstrings.
Afternoon - Pat Metheny / arr. Curnow
Retail Price: $55.00

 Here is a slow, swinging, lovely, warm, relaxed composition.
Always and Forever - Pat Metheny / arr. Curnow
Retail Price: $55.00

 This beautiful ballad is featured on Pat's newest recording Secret Story, and has been scored to highlight solo statements by flugelhorn, guitar or alto saxophone (your choice).
And Then I Knew - Metheny & Mays / arr. Curnow
Retail Price: $85.00

 Bob Curnow continues to add to his catalog of arrangements of Metheny & Mays compositions.
Another Life - Pat Metheny / arr. Curnow
Retail Price: $60.00

 Bob Curnow is very well known for his wonderful arrangements of Metheny's music, and this chart will only enhance that reputation.
Are We There Yet? - Lyle Mays
Retail Price: $55.00

 This is Lyle at his wildest!! A funk/rock, quirky tune that just burns with energy and excitement! Listen to the Curnow Big Band CD.
As It Is - Pat Metheny & Lyle Mays / arr. Curnow
Retail Price: $65.00

 Here is another fantastic Metheny/Mays masterwork, orchestrated by Bob Curnow.
Awakening, The - Metheny & Mays / arr. Curnow
Retail Price: $70.00

 Bob Curnow is well known for his orchestrations of Pat Metheny's music, and this arrangement will fit right in with The First Circle and Minuano.
Back In Time - Pat Metheny / arr. Bob Curnow
Retail Price: $55.00

 Pat Metheny is known for his beautiful melodies, and "Back In Time" is no exception.
Better Days Ahead - Pat Metheny / arr. Lindsay
Retail Price: $65.00

From the pen of one of the very best arrangers, this chart just SINGS with optimism (hence the title?) and joy.
Bob Curnow's L.A. Big Band - The Music of Pat Metheny & Lyle Mays
Retail Price: $15.00

Sierra publishes 10 of the Metheny/Mays charts on this CD. Sensational performances from Bobby Shew, Steve Houghton, Bill Cunliffe, Don Rader, Bob Sheppard, Wayne Bergeron, Rob Lockart, Andy Martin and many others. This is a stellar performance of sensational, contemporary big band jazz music
Chet's Call - Metheny & Mays / arr. Curnow
Retail Price: $70.00

 This piece was never  recorded by the Pat Metheny Group.
Close To Home - Lyle Mays / arr. Bob Curnow
Retail Price: $55.00

 Here is a deeply emotional, gorgeous ballad from the self-titled album Lyle Mays.
Dream of the Return - Pat Metheny / arr. Curnow
Retail Price: $55.00

 This ballad is almost spiritual in its effect!! A trombone feature, the melody soars throughout.
Eighteen - Metheny & Mays / arr. Bob Curnow
Retail Price: $60.00

 Eighteen is a flat-out, rock n' roll chart based on a tune from one of Pat Metheny's earlier albums, "Offramp.
Et Si C'Etait La Fin - Metheny / arr. Curnow
Retail Price: $55.00

Set in a contemporary pop/swing feel, this arrangement makes a wonderful contrast to any program.
Every Summer Night - Pat Metheny / arr. Curnow
Retail Price: $55.00

 This piece is the essence of the clever, unusual, unforgettable kind of tune that Pat and the Group come up with.
First Circle, The - Metheny & Mays / arr. Curnow
Retail Price: $80.00

 The LP The First Circle contains some of the most exciting contemporary music ever created.
Follow Me - Metheny & Mays / arr. Curnow
Retail Price: $55.00

 This arrangement was commissioned by New Trier High School and written as a tribute to Jim Warrick on his retirement.
Gathering Sky, The - Metheny & Mays / arr. Curnow
Retail Price: $85.00

 Bob Curnow brings you yet another epic Metheny/Mays masterpiece.
Girls Next Door, The - Metheny & Mays / arr. Bob Curnow
Retail Price: $55.00

Another great chart to add to the ever-growing Pat Metheny Series, Bob Curnow has arranged this down-right funk tune originally recorded on the PMG album We Live Here.
Have You Heard (edited v.) - Metheny / arr. Curnow
Retail Price: $65.00

 This arrangement is a bit easier than the Pro version because it does not change keys (to C# minor).
Have You Heard (Pro) - Metheny / arr. Curnow
Retail Price: $70.00

 This is a TERRIFIC tune, full of the happy, spirited, hip melodic and harmonic stuff that we've all come to love about Pat's music.
Heat of the Day, The - Metheny & Mays / arr. Curnow
Retail Price: $90.00

 If you know "The First Circle" or "Minuano," then you'll have some sense of what this incredible composition is all about.
If I Could (edited v.) - Pat Metheny / arr. Curnow
Retail Price: $50.00

 This arrangement is easier than the Pro version.
If I Could (Pro) - Pat Metheny / arr. Curnow
Retail Price: $55.00

 Pat plays this at just about every concert of the Group.
In Her Family - Pat Metheny / arr. Curnow
Retail Price: $50.00

 This is one of Pat's most haunting, pensive and beautiful ballads.
It's Just Talk - Pat Metheny / arr. Curnow
Retail Price: $70.00

 A BEST SELLER!!! Metheny's tunes and rhythmic feels are perfect for Big-Band settings.
James - Pat Metheny & Lyle Mays / arr. Curnow
Retail Price: $65.00

 Bob Curnow does his usual stellar job of arranging Pat Metheny's very popular tune "James," and he manages to add a lot of his own ideas to the arrangement.