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(A) Relative Calm - Oliver Nelson
Retail Price: $50.00

   "(A) Relative Calm" is a beautiful ballad that features trumpet throughout.
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.
All About Ronnie - arr. Bill Russo
Retail Price: $50.00

 Exactly as recorded by Chris Conner with the Stan Kenton Orchestra, this moody, brilliant arrangement is a perfect vehicle for your vocalist.
All The Things You Are - arr. Gerry Mulligan
Retail Price: $50.00

 One of those mystery charts that hardly anyone knows about, this chart is a beauty.
All The Things You Are - arr. Stan Kenton
Retail Price: $50.00

 The lush trombone section sound of the Kenton Orchestra on a gorgeous ballad.
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).
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.
Artemis and Apollo - arr. Bob Curnow
Retail Price: $45.00

 This is a newly re-arranged version of the magnificent melody recorded on the Adventures In Time CD (available on CD from Sierra).
At First Light - Ellen Rowe
Retail Price: $45.00

 This is a lovely rock ballad featuring alto saxophone throughout.
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.
Ballad for Benny - Oliver Nelson
Retail Price: $50.00

 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
Retail Price: $50.00

 This chart is recorded by Oliver Nelson on the recording titled Black, Brown and Beautiful.
Body and Soul - arr. John Bambridge
Retail Price: $70.00

 This is a remarkable chart that features tenor saxophone throughout.
Breathing - Fred Sturm / arr. Springfield
Retail Price: $45.00

This may be one of the most beautiful compositions Sierra Music has ever published.
But Beautiful - arr. Lennie Niehaus
Retail Price: $50.00

 When Lennie arranged for the Stan Kenton Orchestra, he created the most beautiful big band dance book ever written.
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.
Collaboration - Pete Rugolo
Retail Price: $45.00

 This historically important piece opens with a rubato piano solo and then moves to a terrific Rugolo trombone feature (originally recorded by Kai Winding).
Don't Worry 'Bout Me - arr. Bill Fritz
Retail Price: $50.00

 Graettinger arranged this standard in his most unusual way, using dissonance offset with the beauty of this gorgeous melody.
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.
Dreamscape - Bob Curnow
Retail Price: $45.00

 A beautiful solo for Flugelhorn.
Easy To Love - Cole Porter / arr. Lennie Niehaus
Retail Price: $50.00

 This is a beautiful, lush, straight-eighth ballad on the popular Cole Porter tune "Easy To Love.
Emily - arr. Les Hooper
Retail Price: $50.00

 This standard is made even more beautiful with this Hooper arrangement.
End of a Love Affair, The - arr. Lennie Niehaus
Retail Price: $50.00

 A magnificent alto saxophone feature.
Every Time We Say Goodbye - arr. Lennie Niehaus
Retail Price: $50.00

As recorded by the Stan Kenton Orchestra on Stage Door Swings, this is a lovely ballad scored in the incomparable Kenton style.
Filigree - Fred Stride
Retail Price: $45.00

 Here is a chance to dazzle your audiences and  show off the Trumpet Section, without a lot of hassle.
First Child - Bob Curnow
Retail Price: $50.00

 One of the loveliest ballads ever recorded by the Kenton Band.
Heidi (Edited) - Oliver Nelson / edited by Curnow
Retail Price: $50.00

As recorded by the Oliver Nelson Orchestra, “Heidi” is the 3rd movement of the Impressions of Berlin suite. A gorgeous solo feature for alto saxophone throughout.
Heidi (Pro) - Oliver Nelson
Retail Price: $55.00

  As recorded by the Oliver Nelson Orchestra, “Heidi” is the 3rd movement of the Impressions of Berlin suite. A gorgeous solo feature for alto saxophone throughout.
Here's That Rainy Day - arr. Bob Curnow
Retail Price: $45.00

 This is, unquestionably, one of the most beautiful ballads ever written.
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.