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15 Step - Radiohead / arr. Matt Harris
Retail Price: $65.00

 Radiohead performed “15 Step” in 5/4 on the 2007 CD In Rainbows, and arranger Matt Harris has transformed the original meter into a series of infectious grooves in 11, 3, 5, and 7.
2+2=5 - Radiohead / arr. Florian Ross
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 Radiohead released “2+2=5” on their sixth album Hail to the Thief in 2003.
23°N 82°W - Bill Russo
Retail Price: $60.00

 This is one of the most creative, important big band compositions ever written by anyone! It is also a chart which has been in demand for many years.
3-2-1-0 - Oliver Nelson
Retail Price: $55.00

As recorded on the brilliant recording "A Dream Deferred" (Flying Dutchman CYL2-1449), by the Oliver Nelson Orchestra.
5 M Calypso - David Baker
Retail Price: $60.00

 This is one happy chart!  It starts with the trombones laying down a nifty bass line, and then a great groove with a calypso pattern.
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.
After You've Gone (for Woody Herman) - arr. Bill Holman
Retail Price: $75.00

 Holman has done a few arrangements of this tune, and this one may well be the best.
All The Things You Are - arr. Don Sebesky
Retail Price: $60.00

 This chart is from the I REMEMBER BILL - a tribute to Bill Evans  CD arranged and conducted by Don Sebesky! All of these incredible pieces require a mature band, soloists and woodwind doublers.
Almost Like Being In Love (Pro) - arr. Don Sebesky
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 This is a fast-paced, swinging chart, with lots of solo space for trumpet and  baritone saxophone.
Alone - arr. Bob Curnow
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 The Stan Kenton Orchestra was always ahead of its time! This chart was based on the music of Blood Sweat and Tears.
An American Trilogy - Bob Curnow
Retail Price: $45.00

A dramatic setting of three American songs.
Artistry In Rhythm (short v.) - Stan Kenton
Retail Price: $40.00

 There have been many requests for a stand alone version of Kenton's theme song.
Artistry Jumps - Stan Kenton
Retail Price: $55.00

 Exactly as recorded on the Kenton / Capitol Retrospective CD (and the original Milestones LP).
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.
Begin the Beguine (for Doc) - arr. Bill Holman
Retail Price: $70.00

 As recorded on "Tonight Show Band, Vol.
Begin the Beguine - arr. Johnny Richards
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 As recorded by the Stan Kenton Orchestra on Back To Balboa (Capitol), Richards takes this great standard and turns it into a 6/8 latin and swinging screamer.
Bemsha Swing - arr Bill Holman
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 This is the chart that people have been wanting to see in print for years! Recorded by the Bill Holman Band on their album "Briliant Corners", this is the great Thelonious Monk tune set in a straight-eighth Latin feel.
Berlin Bei Nacht - Oliver Nelson
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  As recorded by the Oliver Nelson Orchestra, “Berlin Bei Nacht” is the 4th movement of the Impressions of Berlin suite.
Bernie's Tune - arr. Gene Roland
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 This was recorded on the Stan Kenton Orchestra CD Live at the Tropicana.
Better Days Ahead - Pat Metheny / arr. Lindsay
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From the pen of one of the very best arrangers, this chart just SINGS with optimism (hence the title?) and joy.
Big Chase, The - Marty Paich
Retail Price: $70.00

 As recorded on the CD "Back to Balboa" (and many other albums), this sensational piece moves along at a fast tempo, featuring solo space (the blues) for alto sax, tenor sax, trumpet, trombone and drums.
Bill, Not Gil - Don Sebesky
Retail Price: $60.00

 This chart is from the I REMEMBER BILL - a tribute to Bill Evans  CD arranged and conducted by Don Sebesky! All of these incredible pieces require a mature band, soloists and woodwind doublers.
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.
Blues Story, The - Gene Roland
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Here is a slow, gutty, "down-home" type of blues written for and recorded by the Stan Kenton Orchestra on the Adventures In Blues album.
Body and Soul - arr. John Bambridge
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 This is a remarkable chart that features tenor saxophone throughout.
Boop Boo Be Doop - Bill Holman
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 Bill Holman wrote some of the best music played by the Stan Kenton Orchestra and "Boop Boo Be Doop" is surely one of those charts.
Bugle Call Rag - arr. Bill Holman
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 As recorded by the Tonight Show Band on "Once More With Feeling" (Amherst),  this wonderful chart is the hottest "flag-waver" of all time.
But Beautiful - arr. Bill Holman
Retail Price: $60.00

 Exactly as recorded on the View From the Side CD, this wonderful chart was written for Pete Christlieb to be featured on tenor saxophone.
C Jam Blues - arr. Bill Holman
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 This great chart is recorded (1999) on the Azica CD "Swingin' the Blues.
Certain Circles - Bill Holman
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 Holman really gets into his imitative writing with this chart.
Cherokee - Bill Holman
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 As recorded by the Stan Kenton Orchestra  on "Contemporary Concepts," this publication completes the goal of getting this entire watershed recording into print.
Chiapas - Hank Levy
Retail Price: $65.00

 This was the first of many "time charts" that Hank wrote for the Kenton Band.
Chicago - arr. Mike Abene
Retail Price: $65.00

 Chicago is a high-energy, big band bebop arrangement on the popular standard that Mike wrote for Maynard Ferguson's band.
Christmas Medley - arr. Stan Kenton
Retail Price: $60.00

As recorded by the Stan Kenton Orchestra on "Merry Christmas", this chart has optional saxophone parts which nicely cover the french horn parts (originally written for only brass and rhythm section).
Chrysalis - John Oddo
Retail Price: $45.00

 From the pen of one of the best composers in the jazz field.
Clap Hands, Here Comes Charlie! - arr. Bill Holman
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 This is a wonderful chart, an old tune in a new dress, as only Bill Holman can do it.
Cuban Fire Suite - Johnny Richards
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Contains all of the following charts:.
Daily Dance, The - Bill Holman
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 The Daily Dance was recorded by the Stan Kenton Orchestra on the CD "Birthday in Britain.
Decoupage - Hank Levy
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 Hank contributed so much to the Kenton book in the '70's, and this chart is one of the best of the bunch.
Diva - Fred Sturm
Retail Price: $65.00

 Fred Sturm brings us another fresh, innovative arrangement.
Doctor is Out, The (for Doc) - Bob Curnow
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 This was written for Doc Severinsen to premier at the Midwest Band & Orchestra Conference.
Donna Lee - arr. Bill Holman
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 This chart is not for the faint-of-heart.
Dorian Blue - Les Hooper
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 A monumental piece of big band jazz.
El Congo Valiente - Johnny Richards
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 The 2nd movement of Richards' amazing Cuban Fire Suite.
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.
Fanfare for the New - Hugo Montenegro
Retail Price: $60.00

One of the great pieces written for the Los Angeles Neophonic Orchestra, founded and conducted by Stan.
Fascinating Rhythm - arr. Bill Russo
Retail Price: $55.00

 Russo always created wonderfully interesting (and challenging) arrangements of standard tunes.
Festival Piece - Bob Curnow
Retail Price: $70.00

 Bob Curnow has created a marvelous modal piece that opens with a fanfare in 6/8 and then moves into a lilting 3-4 swing tempo.
First Child - Bob Curnow
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 One of the loveliest ballads ever recorded by the Kenton Band.
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.
Frame for the Blues - Slide Hampton
Retail Price: $55.00

 Finally, Slide Hampton's incredible music is in print.
Frank Speaking - Bill Russo
Retail Price: $55.00

 The Stan Kenton Orchestra was always an ideal showcase for the outstanding soloists within its ranks.
Fuego Cubano (Cuban Fire) - Johnny Richards
Retail Price: $65.00

Movement I (of 7) of the Cuban Fire Suite.
Genghis Khan - Ray Starling
Retail Price: $60.00

 This is a great chart to feature your drummer and the entire ensemble! Starting out with a bombastic Eastern-sounding introduction (ala Genghis Khan), it then launches into a hard-driving minor blues stated by the trombone, trumpet and tenor saxophone.
Git, The - Bill Holman
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 This chart was recorded by the Count Basie Orchestra on the CD "I Told You So.
Gladly - Don Sebesky
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 This is movement 1 of Don's "Joyful Noise Suite" (a tribute to Duke Ellington).
Go East, Young Man - Slide Hampton
Retail Price: $55.00

 Finally, Slide Hampton's incredible music is in print.
Gon Gong - arr. Oliver Nelson
Retail Price: $60.00

 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.
Gravy Waltz - arr. Willie Maiden
Retail Price: $55.00

 This chart is a blast!  It is one of the more popular charts from Maynard's Birdland Dream Band.
Hamp's Boogie Woogie - arr. John Bambridge
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 This great chart is recorded on the "Tonight Show Band, Volume II " CD (Amherst Records).
Happy Birthday To You - arr. Bill Holman
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 A fun-filled, exciting chart on the old tune.
Another great chart.
Hav-a-Havana - Bill Holman
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 Any Kenton fan knows this piece very well, as it is one of the finest things ever written for Stan.
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.
Here's That Rainy Day - arr. Dee Barton
Retail Price: $55.00

This is the original, quintessential arrangement by the great Dee Barton as recorded on the "Live at Redlands University" CD 5-5-5-3.
High and Dry - Radiohead / arr. Bob Washut
Retail Price: $65.00

 Released in 1995 on Radiohead’s second album The Bends, “High and Dry” remains one of the band’s most popular hits.
Hit and Run - Denis DiBlasio
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 Talk about a Flag-Waver !!! The Maynard Ferguson Band recorded this on their Footpath Cafe CD.
Honeysuckle Rose - arr. Bill Holman
Retail Price: $70.00

 As recorded by the Tonight Show Band on "Once More With Feeling" (Amherst), this bright, swinging chart is a blast !  Bill Holman is at his best, weaving descending unison lines with the tune stated by trumpet and tenor sax (both of which are given solo space).
I Am - Omar Thomas
Retail Price: $70.00

 In 2012 we introduced Omar Thomas to the list of Sierra composers and arrangers.
I Concentrate on You - arr. Johnny Richards
Retail Price: $60.00

 This was recorded by the Stan Kenton Orchestra on Back To Balboa, and it is a highly original, exciting chart (latin/swing) on a great standard tune.
I Didn't Ask - Bill Holman
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 Recorded on the A View From the Side CD by the Bill Holman Band, this chart is a slow blues, with Willis taking a VERY different approach.
I'll Be Around - arr. Bill Holman
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 Boy, you talk about a wonderful Trombone Feature .
I've Got You Under My Skin - arr. Bill Holman
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 This may be the all-time greatest jazz arrangement of a standard tune.
I.U. Swing Machine - David Baker
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 David Baker's music is wonderful to play because of its originality and sense of adventure.
Ill Wind - arr. Bill Mathieu
Retail Price: $50.00

 Bill Mathieu's arrangements, done for the Stan Kenton Orchestra were some of the most beautiful pieces ever recorded by that band.
In Lighter Vein - Bill Holman
Retail Price: $50.00

 Recorded in 1954 for the recording Kenton Showcase this chart is an alto saxophone feature throughout.
Indiana - arr. Bill Holman
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 Here is another chart written for Stan Kenton (in the mid-1950's), that was never recorded by the band.
Indra - Hank Levy
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 This was one of the early charts of Hank's recorded by Kenton.
Inner Crisis - arr. Bob Curnow
Retail Price: $55.00

 Exactly as recorded on the CD "Stan Kenton Plays Chicago," this chart is a great feature for alto saxophone set in a big band fusion style.
Intermission Riff - Ray Wetzel
Retail Price: $55.00

 Finally, the up-to-date version that the Kenton Band played right up until the end.
Invention for Guitar and Trumpet - Bill Holman
Retail Price: $55.00

 Once used in the Blackboard Jungle movie, this piece is one of Holman's earliest compositions to be recorded by Kenton.
Isn't She Lovely (for Doc) - arr. Bill Holman
Retail Price: $70.00

 Bill wrote a chart on this wonderful Stevie Wonder tune for his own band and also for the Tonight Show Band.
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.
Jumpin' at the Woodside - arr. Tommy Newsom
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 Count Basie's great tune gets a smashing treatment from the master arranger Tommy Newsom.
Just Friends - arr. Bill Holman
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 This an absolutely amazing chart, demanding and exciting beyond belief!  The chart is extensive in length and packed full of the great writing for which Bill is known.
Just Friends - arr. Tommy Newsom
Retail Price: $70.00

 As recorded by the Tonight Show Band on "Once More With Feeling" (Amherst), this is one of Tommy's "classic" charts .
Kenton Kollage - arr. Bob Curnow
Retail Price: $75.00

 As commissioned (and recorded) by the SWR Big Band of Stuttgart, Germany, this terrific collection of Kenton tunes contains Artistry In Rhythm, Eager Beaver, Sunset Tower, Intermission Riff, Concerto To End All Concertos, Interlude, Dynaflow and Loce For Sale.
Knarf - Michael Abene
Retail Price: $55.00

 Another great chart from Maynard Ferguson's Birdland Dream Band Library.
Knives Out - Radiohead / arr. Dan Gailey
Retail Price: $70.00

 Arranger Dan Gailey said that “Knives Out,” recorded on Radiohead’s 2001 CD Amnesiac, “had me hooked the first time I heard it based solely on its beautiful melody.
La Guera Baila (The Fair One Dances) - Johnny Richards
Retail Price: $55.00

 Movement V (of 7) of the Cuban Fire Suite.
La Suerte De Los Tontos - Johnny Richards
Retail Price: $70.00

Movement VI (of 7) of the Cuban Fire Suite.
Lambeau Leap - Fred Sturm
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 Composer Fred Sturm has written a wonderful and exciting shuffle tune which features tenor saxophone, trumpet and drums.
Limehouse Blues - arr. Bill Holman
Retail Price: $70.00

 This is another of the many wonderful charts arranged by Holman for the Stan Kenton Orchestra.
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.
Lonely Woman - arr. Bill Mathieu
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 As recorded on the Standards in Silhouette CD, this is yet another of Bill Mathieu's classic arrangements of a great jazz standard ballad.
Love Story - arr. Willie Maiden
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 As recorded by the Stan Kenton Orchestra on "Live at Brigham Young University,"  this may well be Willie's best chart done for Stan.
Love Walked In - arr. Kim Richmond
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 This chart is recorded on the sensational CD titled "Passages" by the Kim Richmond Concert Jazz Orchestra.
Lover Man - arr. Bill Russo
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 As recorded by the Stan Kenton Orchestra on "Sketches on Standards", this is a superb alto saxophone ballad feature, as arranged by Russo for Lee Konitz.
Machito - Pete Rugolo
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This is one of the early, fantastic Latin charts recorded by the Kenton Band and played for years and years.
Madly - Don Sebesky
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 This is movement 3 of Don's "Joyful Noise Suite" (a tribute to Duke Ellington).
Malaga - Bill Holman
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 Absolutely one of the all-time great big band charts! Tenor sax, drums and trumpet solos, interspersed with fabulous ensemble writing.
Malaguena (Edited) arr. Holman/Curnow
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 This is a new edition (Finale computer notation) of the original arrangement, edited to be played with the following instrumentation:  2 altos, 2 tenors, baritone saxophone, 5 trumpets, 5 trombones,  piano, bass and drums.
Malaguena - arr. Bill Holman
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 This is a new edition (Finale computer notation) of the original arrangement, with no editing.
Matador - Fred Stride
Retail Price: $60.00

 An original by Fred Stride, "Matador" is a wonderful, unique addition to any concert or festival program! This arrangement is set in an even-eighth feel complete with the sounds of Spain.
Minuano (six eight) - Metheny & Mays / arr. Curnow
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 This is another Masterwork by Metheny and Mays and destined to become the same kind of classic as The First Circle .
Minuano (six eight) - Metheny & Mays / arr. Curnow
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A Percussion Ensemble arrangement of this amazing piece.
Modern Opus - Bob Graettinger
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 If you're looking for something very different for a jazz history concert, this is it! Graettinger was a Third Stream composer in jazz long before the term was invented.
More About Thirds - Bill Holman
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 This amazing work was commissioned by the I.
My Old Flame - arr. Marty Paich
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 Although this has been in the catalog for a while, it is now notated in Finale, and the new edition comes with a full score for the first time.
Never Sleep (MM3 The Big Street)
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 This is the third movement of the three-part suite titled "The Big Street" which was recorded on the album "The Fabulous Bill Holman" in 1957.
Newport - Slide Hampton
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 Finally, Slide Hampton's incredible music is in print.
Next to Silence - Omar Thomas
Retail Price: $70.00

 Omar Thomas has written a stunning, contemporary piece reminiscent of the style of the Pat Metheny Group.
Noseprints - Neil Slater
Retail Price: $60.00

 Written for and recorded by the North Texas One O'Clock Lab Band (Lab'99), this chart is a wonderful mix of an even-eighth feel and swing feel with the usual, wonderfully-interesting writing of Neil Slater.
Of Another Time - Bob Curnow
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 This was written in memory of Stan Kenton.
Of Space and Time - Hank Levy
Retail Price: $55.00

 Hank Levy wrote this wonderful 5/4 chart in the early '70's (1973), and it was recorded on the "Birthday in Britain" CD.
Oh Lawd, I'm On My Way - arr. Bill Potts
Retail Price: $65.00

 The quintessential Flag-Waver (as recorded on the 1959 album "The Jazz Soul of Porgy and Bess", featuring the Bill Potts Big Band), this one is a real romp through a happy tune and a brilliant chart, arranged to feature everyone in the band.
Old Man River - arr. Willie Maiden
Retail Price: $60.00

 As recorded by the Maynard Ferguson Orchestra on the "Newport" album, this clever Willie Maiden arrangement is set in three sections - ballad, medium swing and fast swing.
On Green Dolphin Street - arr. Michael Abene
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 This is a great, HOT chart from Maynard's Dream Band book.
On The Corner (MM2 - Street Suite) - Bill Holman
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 On the Corner is a moderate tempoed blues .
Path Well Chosen, The - Bob Curnow
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 A high-energy, quick-paced jazz piece featuring a trio of trumpet, alto and tenor with optional solos on each part.
Peanut Vendor, The - arr. Pete Rugolo
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 The original chart as played by the Stan Kenton Orchestra.
Pennies From Heaven - arr. Lennie Niehaus
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 This was the first chart arranged by Lennie to be recorded by Stan's band.
People - arr. Don Sebesky
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 Here is another fantastic trumpet feature for a fantastic trumpet player.
Petaluma Lu - Bill Holman
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 A really delightful samba! 339 measures of pure delight! Features soprano sax and flugelhorn, as well as drums and bass.
Poor Butterfly - arr. John Bambridge
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 As recorded by the Tonight Show Band on "Once More With Feeling" (Amherst), John's arrangement (to quote Doc Severinsen), is a "masterpiece.
Portrait Of A Count - Bill Russo
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 The Stan Kenton Orchestra was always an ideal showcase for the outstanding soloists within its ranks.
Quien Sabe? (Who Knows?) - Johnny Richards
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 Movement IV (of 7) of the Cuban Fire Suite.
Quintessence - Hank Levy
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 Of all the pieces Hank wrote for the Stan Kenton Orchestra, this is arguably the best one.
Resisting Arrest (MM4 - Street Suite) - Bill Holman
Retail Price: $55.00

 The finale to this wonderful suite is set at a fast pace, with a great theme (unison trombones and tenors to start) and lots of solo spaces for tenor sax, trumpet and drums.
Rhapsody In Blue - arr. Bill Holman
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 As recorded by the Stan Kenton Orchestra on "Live at Brigham Young University",  this is a rare baritone saxophone solo feature throughout.
Rise And Fall of a Short Fugue, The - Bob Curnow
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 The Stan Kenton Orchestra was always ahead of its time! This chart was recorded on the Stan Kenton Plays Chicago CD ( available from Sierra Music).
Riverdance - arr. Bob Curnow
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 The chart everyone has been waiting for!! Eight minutes of amazing, dynamic, exciting sounds! This arrangement was commissioned and recorded by the SWR Big Band of Stuttgart, Germany.
Rooms for Tourists - Paul Ferguson
Retail Price: $55.00

 This is a wonderful chart by the recent winner of the Gil Evans Fellowship sponsored by the IAJE.
Round Robin - Shorty Rogers
Retail Price: $60.00

 This amazing chart was recorded by the Stan Kenton Orchestra and released on the By Request-Volume One album.
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.
Ruby, My Dear - arr. Bill Holman
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 The new CD Brilliant Corners, as recorded by Bill Holman's Band, is taking the jazz world by storm! Here is one of the ballads on the recording, which contains all Thelonious Monk compositions as arranged by Holman.
Sadly - Don Sebesky
Retail Price: $60.00

 This is movement 2 of Don's "Joyful Noise Suite" (a tribute to Duke Ellington).
Samba Siete - Hank Levy
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 A samba in 7/4 .
Scorpion Dance - Bob Curnow
Retail Price: $45.00

 An exciting, contemporary rock / fusion piece which has been played on national television and by All-State jazz bands in Wisconsin, Texas, Georgia, and Alabama.
Shades (MM1 - Street Suite) - Bill Holman
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 Shades opens with a drum solo (brushes on snare) in a medium tempo and swings on from there.
Sing, Sing, Sing - arr. Tommy Newsom
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 Tommy takes this old tune and turns it on its head.
Solo For Buddy - Bill Holman
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 Buddy Childers, that is! Willis wrote this for Buddy in 1954, and it is recorded on the Kenton Showcase album (This music is available from Mosaic Records in their Russo/Holman CD set.
Some Links for Brother Ted - David Baker
Retail Price: $60.00

 This is a great blues chart, and there are never enough of those!  Lots of blowing space for lots of players makes this a fun-filled romp through the blues.
Sound Piece for Jazz Orchestra - Oliver Nelson
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 This is a magnificent, three-movement work which, when written, redefined big band scoring.
Spanish Banks - Fred Stride
Retail Price: $55.00

 Fred captures the samba feel beautifully in this one.
Speak Low - arr. Johnny Richards
Retail Price: $55.00

 Recorded on the Back To Balboa LP by the Stan Kenton Orchestra, this is a typical Richards chart in that it contains exciting ensemble blowing and lots of solo space for trombone, tenor sax, trumpet and alto sax.
Special Interests - Neil Slater
Retail Price: $60.00

 As recorded on the Lab 2011 CD by the North Texas One O'clock Lab Band, this is one of Neil Slaters newest compositions.
Spring Wind - Geoff Keezer
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 This is a drum set feature which really shows off your drummer.
St. Louis Blues (for Doc) - arr. Bill Holman
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 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. Thomas - arr. Bill Holman
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 Sonny Rollins and Bill Holman.
Stairway To The Stars - arr. Bill Holman
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 Another terrific feature chart by Bill Holman.
Star Spangled Banner, The - arr. Bob Curnow
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 There have been SO many requests for the ORIGINAL arrangement as recorded by the Stan Kenton Orchestra, that Curnow has made it available for the first time.
Step Beyond, A - Hank Levy
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Live at Brigham Young University was the CD on which this chart was recorded.
Step Right Up - Oliver Nelson
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 As recorded on the brilliant CD Afrique, by the Count Basie Orchestra, and also (in another form) by the Buddy Rich Band on the CD Swingin' New Big Band.
Stolen Moments - Oliver Nelson
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 This, of course, is Oliver Nelson's best known jazz standard.
Stompin' at the Savoy (Edited) - arr. Bill Holman
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  The chart swings like mad from downbeat to the end. This is one of Bill Holman's best early charts, and he turned everyone on their ear with it.
Stompin' at the Savoy - arr. Bill Holman
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 If there is one chart which seems to capture the essence of Stan's mid-fifties bands, this is the one! The chart swings like mad from downbeat to the end.
Stop-Go (MM3 - Street Suite) - Bill Holman
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 As the title implies, this chart does not rest for a moment.
Stranger In Town - Metheny & Mays / arr. Bob Curnow
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 Another amazing, exciting chart has been added to the Pat Metheny Series! Bob Curnow's arrangement of Metheny/Mays' composition "Stranger In Town" hits you in the face right from the start and ends in the same manner.
String of Pearls - arr. Gene Roland
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 This is NOT the Glenn Miller version of this tune.
Sunshinola - Bill Holman
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  As recorded on the new CD "Hommage", Holman has written a witty, musical, fun-filled "fantasy" on the well-known American tune (as in "You are my.
Swing House - Gerry Mulligan
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 Mulligan's writing for the Kenton Band was fairly minimal in quantity but extraordinary in quality.
Swizzle, The - Benny Carter
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Sierra Music is pleased to announce the addition of another great Benny Carter composition recorded by the Count Basie Orchestra on their incredible album The Legend! "The Swizzle" is an uptempo, fast-swing tune that starts with a bang and swings hard all the way to the end.
Take the "A" Train - arr. Bill Holman
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 As recorded on "Tonight Show Band, Vol.
Tennessee Waltz - arr. Bill Holman
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 This chart is a sensational version of the old standard, all dressed up with a new look only Holman could create.
Theme and Variations - Bill Holman
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 Recorded in 1953 on the Kenton Showcase album (This music is available from Mosaic Records in their Russo/Holman CD set.
There's A Small Hotel - arr. Bill Russo
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 As recorded by the Stan Kenton Orchestra on Sketches on Standards, this is a wonderful, creative arrangement of a great standard.
Three Thoughts - Dee Barton
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What a dynamic chart this is! It is included on the CD recording The Jazz Compositions of Dee Barton (1967).
Thrill Is Gone, The - arr. Bill Mathieu
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 Many think that Standards in Silhouette was the most beautiful ballad album (available on CD from Sierra Music) ever recorded by the Kenton Band.
Tiare - Ken Hanna
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 This is arguably the most beautiful piece ever written by Ken Hanna.
Tico Tico - arr. Bill Holman
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 As recorded by the Stan Kenton Orchestra (Creative World CD) on  " Live at Redlands University",   this chart is a rip-roaring latin and swing chart that just flies along.
Time For A Change - Hank Levy
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 This is a new edition (Finale computer notation) of this wonderful composition.
Too Soon Tomorrow - Pat Metheny / arr. Curnow
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 Pat Metheny is the master at composing moving, gorgeous ballads, and Too Soon Tomorrow is no exception.
Towednack (home parish) - Bob Curnow
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 Bob has created an absolutely thrilling 12 minute work, inspired by his Celtic roots (Towednack is a small area in Cornwall, England).
Tree Frog - Bill Holman
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 This chart was recorded by the Count Basie Orchestra on the CD "I Told You So.
Tres Corazones - Johnny Richards
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   Movement VII (of 7) of the Cuban Fire Suite.
Turtle Talk - Dee Barton
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   As recorded by the Stan Kenton Orchestra on "Adventures in Jazz" (and elsewhere), this may be the best thing Dee ever wrote for Stan.
Unison Riff - Pete Rugolo
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   This chart has appeared on a couple of different albums over the years (Kenton Classics and Hits).
Values - Neil Slater
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 Neil Slater has created a marvelous composition.
Waltz for Debby - arr. Don Sebesky
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 This chart is from the I REMEMBER BILL - a tribute to Bill Evans  CD arranged and conducted by Don Sebesky! All of these incredible pieces require a mature band, soloists and woodwind doublers.
Waltz of the Prophets - Dee Barton
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 There are quite a few charts in the Kenton Library that stand out because of their extreme originality.
We've Got A World That Swings - arr. Willie Maiden
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 As recorded by the Maynard Ferguson Orchestra on "New Sounds of Maynard Ferguson," This Willie Maiden arrangement takes a great tune and puts it in an up-tempo swing setting.
West Side (MM 1 The Big Street)
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 This is the first movement of the three-part suite titled The Big Street which was recorded on the album The Fabulous Bill Holman in 1957.
What Is This Thing Called Love - arr. Tommy Newsom
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 As recorded on the Tonight Show Band CD "Once More With Feeling" (Amherst Records), this chart is one of the "hippest" that Tommy ever wrote for that band.
Where's Teddy (pro v.) - Willie Maiden
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This is the original chart as played and recorded by Maynard Ferguson's Birdland Dream Band.
Wherever You Go - Metheny & Mays / arr. Bob Curnow
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 Here is another marvelous collaboration of Pat Metheny/Lyle Mays music as arranged for big band by Bob Curnow.
Willow Weep For Me - arr. Bill Mathieu
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 Bill Mathieu's arrangements, done for the Stan Kenton Orchestra, were some of the most beautiful pieces ever recorded by that band.
Wink - Neil Slater
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 Neil Slater, the Director of Jazz Studies at the University of North Texas, is a superb composer.
Woodrow - Bill Holman
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 Bill Holman has created a rollicking, swinging, wonderful tribute to Woody Herman with this great chart.
World is Waiting for the Sunrise, The - arr. Bill Holman
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 This wonderful chart is recorded on "Tonight Show Band, Vol.
Yesterdays - arr. Bill Holman
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 This is a wonderful feature for tenor saxophone (as recorded by Bill Perkins).
You - Pat Metheny / arr. Curnow
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 You was originally recorded by the Pat Metheny Group on the CD Speaking of Now.
Zamboni - Bill Holman
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 What a marvelous chart this is! The "engine" which keeps on going is a 4-bar vamp in the rhythm section.
Zoot 'n' Al - Bill Holman
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 As recorded on the new CD The Bill Holman Band Live, this chart features two tenor saxophone players throughout, playing together and separately.
Zoot - Bill Holman
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 Holman wrote this to feature (of course) Zoot Sims on tenor saxophone.