You are here: Home >


> 2013 Issues
Sort By:
Page of 1
Back In Time - Pat Metheny / arr. Bob Curnow Blues Story, The - Gene Roland Boop Boo Be Doop - Bill Holman
 Pat Metheny is known for his beautiful melodies, and "Back In Time" is no exception. 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.  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.
Close To Home - Lyle Mays / arr. Bob Curnow Crystal Cove - Patty Darling Cyclops - arr. Oliver Nelson
Crystal Cove - Patty Darling
Retail Price: $45.00
Cyclops - arr. Oliver Nelson
Retail Price: $50.00
 Here is a deeply emotional, gorgeous ballad from the self-titled album Lyle Mays.  This wonderful original composition by Patty Darling adds another great chart to Sierra's Easy To Play series. Originally recorded by Cannonball Adderley on his album Domination, "Cyclops" is one of those charts that will make your audiences bob their heads and tap their feet.
Diva - Fred Sturm Easy To Love - Cole Porter / arr. Lennie Niehaus Girls Next Door, The - Metheny & Mays / arr. Bob Curnow
Diva - Fred Sturm
Retail Price: $65.00
 Fred Sturm brings us another fresh, innovative arrangement.  This is a beautiful, lush, straight-eighth ballad on the popular Cole Porter tune "Easy To Love. 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.
Gon Gong - arr. Oliver Nelson Greasin' the Skids - Jamey Simmons I Am - Omar Thomas
Gon Gong - arr. Oliver Nelson
Retail Price: $60.00
I Am - Omar Thomas
Retail Price: $70.00
 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.  New to Sierra Music, composer/arranger Jamey Simmons brings a great, new original, "Greasin' the Skids", set to a New Orleans 2nd Line Feel (with momentary switches to a swing feel).  In 2012 we introduced Omar Thomas to the list of Sierra composers and arrangers.
Original Big Band Arrangement of I Can't Stop Loving You I Left My Heart In San Francisco - arr. Quincy Jones I Worship You - Cole Porter / arr. Oliver Nelson
It's hard to believe, but this quintessential big band arrangement is finally in print!!! As recorded by the Count Basie Orchestra on their album Hits of the 50's & 60's - This Time By Basie, Quincy Jones' arrangement of "I Can't Stop Loving You" will bring your audiences to their feet.  Quincy Jones wrote some incredible arrangements on very popular tunes for the Count Basie Orchestra.  This arrangement by Oliver Nelson is a gorgeous alto saxophone feature of Cole Porter's "I Worship You.
It's Just You and Me - Fred Stride Like Someone In Love - arr. Vern Sielert Little Peace, A - David Springfield
 Fred Stride adds to his expanding series a great, slow-swinging original that is playable by most any band.  Originally recorded by the North Texas University 2 O'Clock Band, Vern Sielert's arrangement of "Like Someone In Love" is set in an even-eighths Latin feel.  Sierra Music is happy to add David Springfield to their long list of distinguished composers and arrangers.
Matador - Fred Stride Stranger In Town - Metheny & Mays / arr. Bob Curnow Suddenly It's Spring (big band) - arr. Lennie Niehaus
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.  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.  Arranged by Lennie Niehaus and performed by the Stan Kenton Orchestra, this great medium-swing chart has outstanding ensemble writing.
Suddenly It's Spring (small band) - arr. Bob Curnow Swizzle, The - Benny Carter Walk, Don't Run - arr. Quincy Jones
Swizzle, The - Benny Carter
Retail Price: $60.00
 Arranged by Bob Curnow to be played by a 10-piece small band, this great medium-swing chart has outstanding ensemble writing. 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. If you want a chart that swings, this is it! This incredible arrangement by Quincy Jones of "Walk, Don't Run" was recorded by the great Count Basie Orchestra on their album Hits of the 50's & 60's - This Time By Basie.