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(I Can't Get No) Satisfaction
Retail Price: 42.00

(Sittin' On) The Dock of the Bay
Retail Price: 35.00

John Berry has created a very effective arrangement of this easy-going rock classic by Otis Redding. It will be easy for your band to sound great with this well-written and solidly scored chart.
(The) Birth of the Blues
Retail Price: 35.00

Here's a nice easy-goin' swing chart on a great jazz classic composed by Fats Waller. Arranger Ralph Ford, one of our specialists in writing for young bands, does it once again. Solos are for piano and tenor sax (both written out), the brass ranges are modest, and this arrangement is loaded with natural swing licks. A super chart!
25 or 6 to 4
Retail Price: 42.00

The opening motive is very catchy in this authentic-sounding chart on Chicago's rock classic. This accessible, fun jazz ensemble chart includes brief solos for trumpet 1, trombone 1, and optional guitar with easy brass ranges, too. Easy to play, but still a hard-driving chart.
25 or 6 to 4
Retail Price: 40.00

Here's the early classic by the rock group Chicago. The trademark bass line and driving melody will make this a sure hit with your students.
A Horse with No Name
Retail Price: 36.00

A Marshmallow World
Retail Price: 42.00

This original chart swings around 148 BPM featuring a written trombone 1 solo. The trumpet 1 range is up to written E top space and optional parts are included. Your band will sound great! (2:40)
A Minor Case of the Blues
Retail Price: 40.00

Here's a great blues chart written in a medium swing style perfect for inexperienced players. Includes sample written solos for trumpet and alto in addition to a short sax solo and solid ensemble writing. A guaranteed winner!
A Night in Tunisia
Retail Price: 40.00

Easy Jazz Ensemble – Grade 2

Without losing the essence of this Dizzy Gillespie masterpiece, Mike has crafted a marvelous chart for young players using safe ranges and moderate rhythms. You'll still find the trademark alternating from Latin to swing, as well as written or ad lib. solos for alto and trumpet.
A Night in Tunisia
Retail Price: 25.00

Roger Holmes does a nice job of capturing the essence of Dizzy's landmark Latin/jazz composition in this easy setting for jazz combo.
A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square
Retail Price: 40.00

One of the prettiest ballads ever written. Roger's carefully crafted arrangement for younger groups is lushly scored for the full ensemble.
A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square
Retail Price: 25.00

One of the best jazz ballads ever written! A marvelous down tune skillfully adapted for young combos.
A Rock
Retail Price: 42.00

Another great chart for very young bands from the pen of Ken Harris. This super chart is playable with limited instrumentations and is perfect material for very young jazz ensembles in either concert or contest situations. A very flexible arrangement, eas
A String of Pearls
Retail Price: 40.00

Grade 2. (Lowden)
Absolutely, Positively
Retail Price: 45.00

Try this slow, yet hard-swinging shuffle on your next big band outing. The bluesy sound emphasizes the groove and is accessible for developing groups. Written especially for the Lincoln Middle School Jazz Band in Pullman, Washington, this chart includes a written alto sax solo, though the composer encourages students to improvise over the entire solo section using a five-note cell on which to base their ideas. A guitar chord chart by Jim Greeson is included. Duration 4:05.  standard jazz ensemble (Kendor Konvertible for 9-17 players)
Afro Blue
Retail Price: 40.00

Easy Jazz Ensemble – Grade 2

With an almost hypnotic 3/4 rhythmic pattern, here is an effective yet easy version of this standard made famous by John Coltrane. The saxes are featured on the first chorus then the brass get a chorus of their own. The simple solo section (using a single scale) makes this a great training piece for improvisation (sample solos are provided for all keys). A marvelously unique offering at the easy level!

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After You've Gone
Retail Price: 40.00

Here's a nice change-of-pace swing tune that will work great for contest or concerts. The tempo is relaxed just enough to make it easy for younger groups to handle comfortably. Plenty of tutti ensemble playing and lush harmonies.
Água de Beber (Water to Drink)
Retail Price: 40.00

Classy Latin sounds abound in this moderately paced chart that showcases the melodic and harmonic genius of Antonio Carlos Jobim. Opening with a rhythm section vamp, the trumpets take the first chorus, then provide a creative counterline as the saxes take over. Scored to sound full with young players, this chart will sound great with few rehearsals. Short written (or ad lib.) solos are featured for alto and trumpet.
Ain't Misbehavin'
Retail Price: 42.00

This is the funky chart you have been looking for---a well-known soul melody with a great groove. The band will want to explore this chart as the bass player digs in and your alto sax soloist tears it up. A contagious Victor López chart with lots of unison lines and a melody line that sticks in your mind. Keywords: soulful and contagious!
Ain't Too Proud to Beg
Retail Price: 35.00

This hit by the “Temps” epitomizes the down-to-earth rhythm and blues style that made their music so popular. Includes online access to recording of full performance.
All About That Bass
Retail Price: 40.00

Meghan Trainor's #1 smash hit features a catchy melody, a strong rhythmic pulse, and a hint of “doo wop.” Arranged here in an easy setting for young players, this is great way to bring a taste of current pop to your next concert.

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All Blues
Retail Price: 40.00

Here's the classic Miles Davis tune from the landmark album “Kind Of Blue” carefully arranged for young groups. Written in 3/4 for ease of reading, Mike has kept the feel and sound of the original in this excellent setting.
All Four One
Retail Price: 22.00

Moderate light swinger that would be perfect for that very first concert. Interesting, but easy ensemble passages with a choice of written or ad lib solos for Alto or Tenor.
All My Loving
Retail Price: 40.00

One of the classic early hits by the Beatles, this catchy tune features an immediately recognizable melody and a driving swing/shuffle style. Included in this version for young players is the famous guitar break adapted for sax solo or soli.

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All of Me
Retail Price: 40.00

This medium swing tune is one of the most recognizable standards ever written. Beautifully adapted for young players, this chart will work great for festivals and concerts alike. After the first 3 notes of the melody, your audience will be snapping along.
All the Things You Are
Retail Price: 40.00

Definitely one of Jerome Kern's best offerings! This easy arrangement features a moderate Latin groove with alternating swing sections. Nice! Includes access to online audio recording of full performance.
All's Well That Ends Well
Retail Price: 45.00

Whether your ensemble has some experience or is in the developmental stages, this tuneful chart is suitable for all performance situations, particularly festivals. All instruments have interesting parts to play, ranges are reasonable, and rhythm parts are completely notated with chord symbols provided. Written or ad lib solo space is offered to alto sax, tenor sax, trumpet, and trombone. The final six bars of the chart reveal a clever ending that explains the title. A guitar chord chart by Jim Greeson is included. Duration 3:00.  standard jazz ensemble plus opt. flute, clarinet, F horn, tuba & vibes (playable by 10-17 players)
Alright, Okay, You Win
Retail Price: 25.00

Made famous by Peggy Lee, and recorded by countless other jazz artists, this wonderful standard is a fun chart for combos to swing with.
Alright, Okay, You Win
Retail Price: 35.00

Some tunes seem to get better with age.  Mike's version of this swingin' standard is written in a medium shuffle style and is easy to learn.  The solo section features stop-time ensemble figures and written sample solos.
Alyssa
Retail Price: 95.00

Penned especially for young jazz bands, this beautiful rock ballad features trumpet or alto sax playing 'as written' solo lines. According to the score, directors have the option of adding auxiliary percussion instruments if they wish. Rhythm section parts are notated with chords cued.    standard jazz ensemble; solo alto sax + AATTB section parts
American Patrol
Retail Price: 42.00

Glenn Miller's band made this a huge World War II hit song and it is scored here for the young player. Mike Lewis arranged this chart with no individual solos, very modest brass ranges and plenty of ensemble sound. 1st trumpet range is to written E-flat on the top space. Easy to rehearse and perform.  This title is available in SmartMusic.
American Patrol
Retail Price: 45.00

Originally released in 1956, this arrangement of the iconic Meacham tune opens with a short written alto solo before launching into a satisfying series of sax and brass solis, unisons and full-ensemble shouts. All rhythm section parts are fully notated, brass ranges are very accessible, and no improvisation is required. Duration 2:20  standard jazz ensemble (playable by 3 saxes, 3 brass plus rhythm section) with opt. tuba & vibes
Angel
Retail Price: 42.00

This chart swings at 144 BPM and features a written-out tenor sax solo, trumpet 1 range to written E top space, and a few section solis. Add in fine ensemble writing along with flute, clarinet, and vibes parts---and it's all you need. (2:43)
Any Way You Want It
Retail Price: 40.00

Journey made this a hit in 1980 and the cast of Glee did it again in 2010. This solid arrangement is built on a driving 8th-note pulse and requires no solos. Sure to sound great with limited rehearsal time.
Apache
Retail Price: 40.00

Originally recorded in 1961 by Jorgen Ingmann (but better known for the recording in 1981 by the Sugarhill Gang), this funky hit has remained a favorite. Feature your drummer or an additional percussionist on this solid chart scored for young bands.
Applause
Retail Price: 40.00

Characterized by a rhythmic and syncopated pulse throughout, Lady Gaga hits the magic button yet again with this catchy pop hit. Here's a solid chart that your players and audience alike are sure to enjoy.

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April in Paris
Retail Price: 40.00

Made famous by the Count Basie Orchestra, here is a great-sounding, yet playable version of this standard for developing bands. Including feature spots for every section and optional solos for trumpet and trombone, Rick does a nice job of maintaining an authentic sound even in this easy version. (Includes CD)

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April In Paris
Retail Price: 35.00

Here's an easy version of this big band favorite from the Count Basie Orchestra.  Your audience is sure to recognize this one, and it's the perfect way to introduce young players to one of the great bands of all time.
Arroz Con Pollo
Retail Price: 45.00

Emulating the music of jazz greats Tito Puente and Eddie Palmieri, this funky Latin original with a 3:2 clave groove features a trumpet section soli, a written or ad lib trumpet solo, and a roaring ensemble chorus, making it an exciting choice for developing groups. Each set includes a guitar chord chart by Jim Greeson. Duration 4:40.  standard jazz ensemble (Kendor Konvertible for 9-17 players) plus opt. flute, clarinet, F horn, tuba and vibes
Asleep in Class
Retail Price: 50.00

The perfect ‘first chart’, a light swinger that really grooves. A very basic swinger that sounds much harder than it is.
AULD LANG SYNE
Retail Price: 40.00

AS RECORDED BY GUY LOMBARDO
Autumn (w/Full Recording CD)
Retail Price: 55.00

medium swing chart features a beautifully harmonized sax section soli. It is perfect for a change of pace in any program and it gives your brass section a change to rest. Instead of the written trombone solo you may want to feature your improvising guitarist or pianist. Autumn is based on the etude with the same name from Jim Snidero´s "Jazz Conception Series". 1st Tpt: G (top of staff). Grade 2-3
Avenue Swing
Retail Price: 42.00

Looking for a quality swing chart with a little humor and a catchy hook? This work includes written solos for tenor 1 and trumpet 2, nice section solis, easy brass ranges, and all the usual optional parts. A clever chart! (3:19)
Azure
Retail Price: 38.00

Here's an easy reggae for your jazz band. Expertly composed and arranged by Victor López, this chart is designed for very beginning jazz groups and will accommodate traditional and/or varied instrumentation. Easy ranges and rhythms along with additional parts for two flutes, two clarinets, horn, guitar, baritone horn, baritone sax, and tuba provide flexibility. Transport the audience to the islands with this piece. (2:26)
Baby That's What I Need (Walk Tall)
Retail Price: 42.00

This tune is better known as “Walk Tall” and originally performed by Cannonball Adderley’s quintet. It has a gospel-flavored R&B groove. Features include lead trumpet range to written F top line, and a written tenor sax solo that trades with the ensemble. Cool chart. This title is available in SmartMusic.
Baby, Won't You Please Come Home
Retail Price: 40.00

Originally a blues tunes from 1919, this familiar song has become a frequently recorded jazz standard. John Berry's updated version features a comfortable medium swing tempo, a soli for the sax section, and solid tutti scoring for the full band. Great for teaching your young ensemble to swing.

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Back And Forth
Retail Price: 45.00

This accessible original features a variety of rhythmic figures commonly used in rock and funk charts. Designed to make developing groups sound their best, it derives its title from the "back and forth" feeling in the rhythm section parts. Although loaded with great learning material, the piece is simply fun to play and will leave bands and audiences whistling the melody. The piano and bass parts are fully notated with chord symbols provided. The solo section features written or ad lib solos for any player using the solo sheets provided. A guitar chord chart by Jim Greeson is included. Duration 4:30.  standard jazz ensemble (Kendor Konvertible for 9-17 players)
Bad Attitude
Retail Price: 40.00

Here's a fun original swing tune with a bit of an  edge! Michael Sweeney again shows his understanding of this easy level in this well-written blues that features some minor dissonances for spice and a melody that really swings. Includes sample solos for alto and trumpet, but you can have anyone solo. Your band will sound great playing this one!
Bad, Bad Leroy Brown
Retail Price: 35.00

Carefully arranged so that every section gets a chance to play the melody, here is a fun shuffle arrangement for young players on this popular Jim Croce song.
Ballad for a Blue Horn - Feature for Alto Sax or Trumpet - Feature for Alto Sax or Trumpet
Retail Price: 40.00

Grade 2

Written in an even 8th note ballad style, this smooth sounding original can be used to feature either an alto sax or trumpet soloist. Scored to sound full with beginning groups, this makes a nice change-of-pace number for any concert. Dur: 3:30