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3x3x2x2x2=72 - arr. Bob Curnow 5-5-7 - Metheny & Mays / arr. Curnow Alone - arr. Bob Curnow
Alone - arr. Bob Curnow
Retail Price: $55.00
 This arrangement by Bob Curnow is based on Johnny Richards' original composition written for the Stan Kenton Orchestra, which was part of the "Adventures In Time" album.  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.  The Stan Kenton Orchestra was always ahead of its time! This chart was based on the music of Blood Sweat and Tears.
Alterior Motif - Les Hooper Amoroso - Benny Carter And Then I Knew  - Metheny & Mays / arr. Curnow
Alterior Motif - Les Hooper
Retail Price: $50.00
Amoroso - Benny Carter
Retail Price: $55.00
 This is about an 8-minute, multi-sectional composition.  As recorded by Count Basie on the Roulette LP (Vogue CD) The Legend,  this is an up-tempo latin and swing chart.  Bob Curnow continues to add to his catalog of arrangements of Metheny & Mays compositions.
Are We There Yet? - Lyle Mays Artistry In Percussion - Pete Rugolo Artistry In Rhythm (short v.) - Stan Kenton
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 recorded by the Stan Kenton Orchestra on "Artistry in Rhythm" (and many other CDs). There have been many requests for a stand alone version of Kenton's theme song.  New updated 2019 format!
Awakening, The - Metheny & Mays / arr. Curnow Beeline East - arr. Bob Curnow Begin the Beguine - arr. Johnny Richards
 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. Bob Curnow took Ken Hanna's wonderful, latin, medium-tempo tune and made it a bit more accessible for good bands.  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.
Berlin Bei Nacht - Oliver Nelson Better Days Ahead - Pat Metheny / arr. Lindsay Bob Curnow's L.A. Big Band - The Music of Pat Metheny & Lyle Mays
  As recorded by the Oliver Nelson Orchestra, “Berlin Bei Nacht” is the 4th movement of the Impressions of Berlin suite. From the pen of one of the very best arrangers, this chart just SINGS with optimism (hence the title?) and joy. Sierra Music publishes 10 of the Metheny/Mays charts on this sensational CD!
Bogota (edited) - Ken Hanna / edited by Bob Curnow Bogota (pro) - Ken Hanna Cat from Caracas, The - Dan Haerle
Bogota (pro) - Ken Hanna
Retail Price: $55.00
This version is edited to be played with only 8 brass and a standard saxophone section. As recorded by the Stan Kenton Orchestra on “Live at Brigham Young University”, this is the thrilling latin Stan Kenton sound like that of “Malaga” and “Malaguena” that is sure to dazzle any crowd. Solo space is written for tenor saxophone, trumpet, trombone, drums and congas along with wonderfully exciting ensemble writing making this a sure fire winner with your band. (5-4-4-4) As recorded by the Stan Kenton Orchestra on “Live at Brigham Young University”, this is the thrilling Latin Stan Kenton sound like that of “Malaga” and “Malaguena” that is sure to dazzle any crowd. Solo space is written for tenor saxophone, trumpet, trombone, drums and congas along with wonderfully exciting ensemble writing making this a sure fire winner with your band. (5-5-5-4) with the Kenton saxophone section instrumentation (alto, 2 tenor, 2 baritone)  Dan Haerle has created a very nice, very hip latin chart with a great melody.
Cayenne (MM3 - Suite Seasonings) - Bob Curnow Children of the Sun - Bob Curnow Chrysalis - John Oddo
Chrysalis - John Oddo
Retail Price: $45.00
 Latin spice, hot sounds, and a happy, cookin' tune that sails along.  This is a completely re-composed and re-notated (in Finale) version of a piece that has been in the catalog for a while.  From the pen of one of the best composers in the jazz field.
Concerto To End All Concertos - Stan Kenton Cuban Fire Suite - Johnny Richards Dance of Life, The (10 brass) - Bob Curnow
Cuban Fire Suite - Johnny Richards
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One of Kenton's most important compositions. Contains all of the following charts:. Bob Curnow takes you on a sensational journey through 6/4 and 12/8 time with this new original composition. If you are a fan of “The First Circle”, or “Minuano” and are looking for something similar, this chart will fill that void with conviction. It is full of exciting contrapuntal lines and alluring dynamic contrast. It provides solo space for tenor, trumpet and drums. This piece is sure to become a modern classic that you will want to have in your library. (5-5-5-4)
Dance of Life, The (8 brass) - Bob Curnow Doomsday Machine Meets Mr. Gelato, The - Ellen Rowe Dorian Blue - Les Hooper
Dorian Blue - Les Hooper
Retail Price: $75.00
Bob Curnow takes you on a sensational journey through 6/4 and 12/8 time with this new original composition. If you are a fan of “The First Circle”, or “Minuano” and are looking for something similar, this chart will fill that void with conviction. It is full of exciting contrapuntal lines and alluring dynamic contrast. It provides solo space for tenor, trumpet and drums. This piece is sure to become a modern classic that you will want to have in your library. (5-4-4-4)
 Ellen has created a wild, fun-filled chart which moves seamlessly from an afro style 12/8 feel to a romp-stompin' swing feel.  A monumental piece of big band jazz.
El Congo Valiente - Johnny Richards Elegy for Alto - Pete Rugolo Evening Thought, An - David Baker
Elegy for Alto - Pete Rugolo
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 The 2nd movement of Richards' amazing Cuban Fire Suite.

From the Progressive Jazz period in the 1940's, this piece focused on the alto saxophone (originally played by George Weidler).
 David Baker's music is wonderful to play because of its originality and sense of adventure.
Fanfare for the New - Hugo Montenegro Festival Piece - Bob Curnow First Circle, The - Metheny & Mays / arr. Curnow
Festival Piece - Bob Curnow
Retail Price: $70.00
  One of the great pieces written for the Los Angeles Neophonic Orchestra, founded and conducted by Stan Kenton. Exciting and challenging music.  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.  The LP The First Circle contains some of the most exciting contemporary music ever created.
Fuego Cubano (Cuban Fire) - Johnny Richards Gathering Sky, The - Metheny & Mays / arr. Curnow Get Out of Town - arr. Johnny Richards
Movement I (of 7) of the Cuban Fire Suite.  Bob Curnow brings you yet another epic Metheny/Mays masterpiece.  Johnny Richards at his best! A very playable chart without a lot of range concerns for brass.
Have You Heard (edited v.) - Metheny / arr. Curnow Have You Heard (Pro) - Metheny / arr. Curnow Heat of the Day, The - Metheny & Mays / arr. Curnow
 This arrangement is a bit easier than the Pro version because it does not change keys (to C# minor).  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.  If you know "The First Circle" or "Minuano," then you'll have some sense of what this incredible composition is all about.
I Concentrate on You - arr. Johnny Richards Impressionism - Pete Rugolo Into the Light - Fred Stride
Impressionism - Pete Rugolo
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Into the Light - Fred Stride
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 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. Another amazingly futuristic piece from Rugolo's great mind.  Fred has created a highly original Rock/Fusion piece,  which uses a recurring bass line and wonderful counterpoint throughout.
It's Just Talk - Pat Metheny / arr. Curnow La Guera Baila (The Fair One Dances) - Johnny Richards La Suerte De Los Tontos - Johnny Richards
 A BEST SELLER!!! Metheny's tunes and rhythmic feels are perfect for Big-Band settings.  Movement V (of 7) of the Cuban Fire Suite. Movement VI (of 7) of the Cuban Fire Suite.
Lo, How A Rose E'er Blooming - arr. Bob Curnow Love For Sale - arr. Pete Rugolo Love Story - arr. Willie Maiden
 With a nod to the wonderful David Maddux arrangement written for First Call, Bob has created a gorgeous version for big band.  Kenton had many hits over the years, and this very creative arrangement by Pete was one of them.  As recorded by the Stan Kenton Orchestra on "Live at Brigham Young University,"  this may well be Willie's best chart done for Stan.
Machito - Pete Rugolo Malaga - Bill Holman Malaguena (Edited) arr. Holman/Curnow
Machito - Pete Rugolo
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Malaga - Bill Holman
Retail Price: $65.00
This is one of the early, fantastic Latin charts recorded by the Kenton Band and played for years and years.  Absolutely one of the all-time great big band charts! Tenor sax, drums and trumpet solos, interspersed with fabulous ensemble writing.  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 Minuano (six eight) - Metheny & Mays / arr. Curnow Modern Opus - Bob Graettinger
Malaguena - arr. Bill Holman
Retail Price: $75.00
Modern Opus - Bob Graettinger
Retail Price: $50.00
 This is a new edition (Finale computer notation) of the original arrangement, with no editing.  This is another Masterwork by Metheny and Mays and destined to become the same kind of classic as The First Circle .  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 Newport - Slide Hampton Path Well Chosen, The - Bob Curnow
Newport - Slide Hampton
Retail Price: $70.00
 This amazing work was commissioned by the I.  Finally, Slide Hampton's incredible music is in print.  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 Petaluma Lu - Bill Holman Place in the World, A - Metheny & Mays / arr. Curnow
Petaluma Lu - Bill Holman
Retail Price: $65.00
 The original chart as played by the Stan Kenton Orchestra.  A really delightful samba! 339 measures of pure delight! Features soprano sax and flugelhorn, as well as drums and bass.  Bob Curnow has written some marvelous arrangements of Metheny/Mays music in the past, and this chart surely belongs to that wonderful "new" big band literature he has created with such pieces as "The First Circle" and "Minuano.
Pueblo de Taos - arr. Fred Sturm Quien Sabe? (Who Knows?) - Johnny Richards Recuerdos - Johnny Richards
Recuerdos - Johnny Richards
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  Based on a traditional Native American song, Fred Sturm has created a truly amazing masterpiece capturing the beauty of the melody with the intricacies and creativity of a big band.  Movement IV (of 7) of the Cuban Fire Suite.  Movement III (of 7) of the Cuban Fire Suite.
Rise And Fall of a Short Fugue, The - Bob Curnow Sea Spray - Fred Stride See The World - Pat Metheny / arr. Curnow
Sea Spray - Fred Stride
Retail Price: $45.00
 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).  Fred has written a wonderful medium-tempo bossa nova chart with a nice solo exposure for guitar (or piano if no guitar).  This arrangement features tenor saxophone and guitar, and the chart captures the excitement of this marvelous tune from Pat's Secret Story CD.
Separately Together - Neil Slater So May It Secretly Begin - Pat Metheny / arr. Curnow Soft Touch - Les Hooper
Soft Touch - Les Hooper
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 Neil brings us yet another brilliant, original piece in the ECM style.  This piece was originally recorded on the Still Life (Talking) CD and is a lovely bossa nova-ish style of chart.  This is a lovely, bossa-type ballad which is captured by soft sounds from the whole band, especially flugelhorns.
Soft Winds - Fred Stride Sometimes I Feel Like A Motherless Child - Slide Hampton Sound Piece for Jazz Orchestra - Oliver Nelson
Soft Winds - Fred Stride
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 Fred wrote this exceptional latin chart to feature tenor saxophone on a written and improvised solo.  Finally, Slide Hampton's incredible music is in print.  This is a magnificent, three-movement work which, when written, redefined big band scoring.
Spanish Banks - Fred Stride Speak Low - arr. Johnny Richards Special Interests - Neil Slater
Spanish Banks - Fred Stride
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 Fred captures the samba feel beautifully in this one.  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.  As recorded on the Lab 2011 CD by the North Texas One O'clock Lab Band, this is one of Neil Slaters newest compositions.
Temple Street - Dale Wilson The Bob Curnow Big Band Plays the Music of Pat Metheny & Lyle Mays - Volume 2 Too Soon Tomorrow - Pat Metheny / arr. Curnow
Temple Street - Dale Wilson
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The Bob Curnow Big Band Plays the Music of Pat Metheny & Lyle Mays - Volume 2
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 This composer won the Gil Evans Fellowship with this composition. Sierra Music publishes all 11 charts on this fantastic CD!  Pat Metheny is the master at composing moving, gorgeous ballads, and Too Soon Tomorrow is no exception.
Towednack (home parish) - Bob Curnow Tres Corazones - Johnny Richards Two Cultures - Johnny Richards
 Bob has created an absolutely thrilling 12 minute work, inspired by his Celtic roots (Towednack is a small area in Cornwall, England).    Movement VII (of 7) of the Cuban Fire Suite.  Richards wrote this piece some years after writing the Cuban Fire Suite, but it is written very much in that vein (although it is much easier to play).
Values - Neil Slater View From The Side, A - Bill Holman What Is This Thing Called Love - arr. Tommy Newsom
Values - Neil Slater
Retail Price: $75.00
 Neil Slater has created a marvelous composition.  Winner of the Grammy Award for Best Instrumental Composition.  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.