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

(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.
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)
Africa
Retail Price: $48.00

The infectious groove of this classic rock tune from the band Toto will have them dancing in their seats. "Africa" has been arranged for the young player at a tempo of half note = 90 BPM. The solos are written for trombone 1 and alto 1. The top note for trumpet 1 is a written G on top of the staff. Optional parts include flute, clarinet, and vibes. Here's a great tune and a fine chart! (4:02)<
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!
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.
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)
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.
Basie-Cally the Blues
Retail Price: $42.00

Even though they call him "Duke," Ellington is actually the King of Jazz! The year 1999 marks the 100th anniversary of his birth, and there's no better time to add this classic Ellington chart to the repertoire of your developing jazz ensemble. This is an exceptionally playable chart from Ralph Ford. Easy (2:44)
Ben's Blues
Retail Price: $35.00

If you are looking for a down and dirty blues chart, this is it! The classic riff tune from Booker T and the MGs is perfect for jazz ensemble. Recently heard in TV commercials, this has a great 'hook' that everybody knows. Roy Phillippe has written some great licks that are passed around to every section. This is a terrific opportunity to solo over blues changes. (3:32)
Blue and Sentimental
Retail Price: $38.00

Mercy! If you know Kris Berg's funky music, then you know about chicken. Do you want a funky Tower of Power-style chart? Well then, this is it. The whole band will have their eyes glued to this chart as the horn players hunt and peck through this one. The rhythmic figures are searing with energy, the rhythm section will cook on high heat throughout and the tenor sax soloist will need oven mitts for protection. Lead trumpet to written high C (optional D). Once this chart is done, the band and the audience will order up again and again. Highly recommended!
Blues for Nate
Retail Price: $35.00

You want Count Basie? Nothing says Basie more than the original "One O'Clock Jump" arrangement recreated here by Jeff Hest. Meticulously notated with Basie's simple but timeless piano solo plus transcribed solos for tenors 1 and 2, trombone, trumpet, bass and the mother of all Basie swinging shout choruses. (3:37)
Blues March
Retail Price: $38.00

"Blues March" is an easy jazz march based on a quarter-note pattern, with a hip melody that begins with a drum cadence! Written solos for trumpet and tenor sax are included. With easy ranges and rhythms, this is a fun chart that helps to teach jazz articulation! This title is available in SmartMusic.
Broadway
Retail Price: $40.00

It’s a swing chart for beginning jazzers with an AABA form, a very easy melody, and a simple bridge. This one has basic rhythm swing figures, a nice ensemble shout chorus, and no individual solos. The ranges are very accessible and the rhythm section parts are well-notated.
Calle Caliente
Retail Price: $38.00

Latin for the young player! Mike Lewis has scored this original with no solos, no high brass notes and simple rhythms throughout. The high note for 1st trumpet is written E top space. Plenty of ensemble and section playing, it’s easy to rehearse and effective for any performance.  This title is available in SmartMusic.
Chase the Clouds Away
Retail Price: $42.00

Need a pretty ballad? Chase the Clouds Awayis ideal for the young player as arranged by Mike Lewis; this one has plenty of unisons and harmony in thirds. No individual solos and the 1st-trumpet range goes only to written third-space C. Smooth, lyrical and easy to put together, this haunting ballad is the ideal choice for every performance. This title is available in SmartMusic.
Cherry Point
Retail Price: $42.00

A greasy swingin' blues with a very catchy riff! This great tune was composed by Neal Hefti and arranged by Roy Phillippe. Solos are written out for piano, trumpet and tenor sax. The lead trumpet plays to written F. This chart is easy to rehearse, and very effective!
Coral Reef
Retail Price: $42.00

Crazy in Love
Retail Price: $35.00

"'Round Midnight" is a jazz classic now available in an arrangement correlated to the Jazz Expressions™ curriculum. The focus of this chart is teaching the traditional ballad style to the young player with legato melodic phrases, smooth phrasing articulations, a lyrical solo for 1st alto saxophone (written or ad-lib), and accessible ranges set in a slow swing feel. Optional parts for flute, clarinet, horn, baritone horn, tuba, AND violin, viola and cello. (3:46)
Cubano Chant
Retail Price: $42.00

This "gotta-have-it" chart is a very catchy Latin melody scored in a hip yet playable arrangement that is exceptional in every way. Some nice piano lines echoed by the ensemble, written solos for tenor sax, trumpet and trombone, easy ranges and solid writing throughout. You’ll love it, we promise! (3:08)
Cute
Retail Price: $42.00

Here's a super Latin chart for your first-year players. A driving rhythm keeps the energy going top to bottom on this Carl Strommen original. The piano sets things up in the intro, and the cowbell builds it from there. Layers of simple straight-eighth note patterns build right into the solo section. This easy-to-play chart features written alto and trumpet solos with ensemble backgrounds, very reasonable brass ranges (trumpet and trombone to D), and a simple piano interlude with the drummer. If you want a fun Latin tune that just about plays itself, then try EL TIGRE!
Dance Big'un Dance
Retail Price: $42.00

Ralph Ford delivers a superb Latin-rock chart with a melody that will grab you. Features include a simple but catchy piano montuno pattern, written solos for alto sax and trumpet, and an optional but recommended percussion part that will definitely add to the Latin flavor. A great chart by an outstanding arranger. (3:25)
Deck the Hall
Retail Price: $48.00

This outstanding arrangement of a traditional holiday favorite gets a Mannheim Steamroller twist. With a contemporary rock groove, beautiful harmony throughout, easy rhythms and ranges, a written 1st alto melody line, and a smooth modulation, this festive tune will create a successful holiday performance. This title is available in SmartMusic.
Do Nothin' Till You Hear from Me
Retail Price: $42.00

A medium-tempo swing chart composed by the great Duke Ellington! Features include sax section solis and composed trumpet solos.
Doctor No-ël - Based on "Ukranian Bell Carol"
Retail Price: $42.00

Based on the holiday melody "Ukrainian Bell Carol," add some tongue-in-cheek spy-themed flavor and you have the perfect holiday swing chart. It’s easy to rehearse and perform, a sure-fire crowd pleaser, 8-bar written solos for tenor, trumpet and trombone, trumpet 1 range is to written D fourth line, and clear rhythm section parts---a very nice holiday package.
Domino
Retail Price: $42.00

Just what your young jazz ensemble needs---and wants! Here is another Mike Story arrangement that is exactly right with a very catchy tune and a well-written chart at the easy level. Written-out solos for alto, trumpet and trombone, 1st trumpet range is only to written E top space, plus this rock groove just about plays itself. The rhythm section will sound solid. Excellent chart. (3:00)
Dreamsville
Retail Price: $42.00

Dreamsville is an outstanding ballad style arrangement of a beautiful Henry Mancini song arranged by Vince Gassi. The 1st tenor sax has a few melody phrases and a brief solo, and the 1st trumpet range is to written D, fourth line. Nice harmonies throughout, pluseasy rhythm section parts which combine to produce a superb ensemble sound. The chart sounds full with reduced instrumentation and includes optional parts.  (3:21)
Dutch Treat
Retail Price: $38.00

An original swing chart at a medium tempo, this chart will sound great with young players. Mike Lewis knows how to help you get a full sound, with plenty of doubled harmonies, lots of section work, a written piano solo and easy brass ranges all equals a superb chart for any performance. (2:25)
El Tigre
Retail Price: $38.00

Your first-year players will really get into this soul tune. A nice change of pace for the concert setting, this chart stands out with its infectious rhythm pattern. Plenty of unison, easy brass ranges (trumpet to D and trombone to E-flat), straight-ahead ensemble work, and a traditional rock feel make this modern classic a pleasure and a breeze to rehearse and perform. It's guaranteed the audience will appreciate this tune. Enjoy!
Embraceable You
Retail Price: $42.00

From the Quincy Jones and Sammy Nestico CD titled Basie & Beyond. Composed and arranged by the lendendary Sammy Nestico, this is the quintessential easy-swing chart. Sammy loaded this with a great sax section soli and he features the lead trombone in the jazz solo space with optional tenor, alto or trumpet, if desired. You get the tasty dynamics you expect---the brilliant Nestico rompin', stompin' and swingin' shout chorus and the superb scoring, from one of the finest writers in the history of big bands. You need this chart in your library! ( (1:08)
Escalator Blues
Retail Price: $42.00

Composer/arranger Jeff Darrohn has created this very interesting blues chart. A 16-bar blues, it has call-and-responses, a few stop-time sections, a building interlude and brief written-out solo breaks for alto and tenor sax, trumpet and trombone. Chock full of educational jazz concepts and easy to play, this chart is definitely a great choice for your young band. (3:25) This title is available in SmartMusic.
Feliz Navidad
Retail Price: $45.00

This holiday favorite is recognizable, easy to rehearse and play, and enjoyable for the band, too. It’s a complete package with a Latin-rock groove with easy ranges, a flexible solo section for all winds and an optional percussion part. (3:50)
Fiesta del Tigre
Retail Price: $42.00

An excellent Latin tune with an easy bossa groove. Features include a written-out trumpet solo, easy brass ranges, and additional optional parts. This title is available in SmartMusic.
First Time Around
Retail Price: $38.00

Flight of the Foo Birds
Retail Price: $42.00

It’s Count Basie-style swing all the way! Arranger Roy Phillippe takes this Basie gem and scores it for first year players. Written out solos for 1st alto sax and 1st trumpet. Lead trumpet range is to written F-sharp top line. Great title, great chart. This title is available in SmartMusic.
Flip, Flop and Fly
Retail Price: $35.00

Arranger Roy Phillippe has nailed the gospel rock style with this Neal Hefti classic. Roy recognized that Hefti originally wrote this for trumpeter Harry James, so Roy appropriately starts off with a solo trumpet. A stop time treatment of the bridge section offers a nice change of pace for the rhythm players. Ad lib solos are written out for alto and tenor saxophone and the brass ranges are modest. Don't forget this chart will sound great with reduced instrumentation. This catchy melody makes a fun to play chart and teaches easy rock rhythms, too. Enjoy! This title is available in SmartMusic.
Forty-Second Street
Retail Price: $42.00

"Holiday Jam," based on the traditional carol "Angels We Have Heard on High," will be the highlight of your holiday concert performance. This chart is carefully crafted for the limitations of the beginner with many instrumentation options, easy ranges, and rhythms, along with a fail-safe solo section. (3:04)
Gospel
Retail Price: $38.00

"Azure" is a beautiful ballad by Duke Ellington arranged by Mike Lewis at the easy level. "The Duke" always featured himself on this tune, so Mike wrote a nice melodic intro for the piano and then incorporated a written piano solo in the chart. Check out the easy ranges, smooth phrases, lyrical solis and optional parts for flute, horn, baritone, and tuba. Don't forget, this chart will sound full with reduced instrumentation. If you program a ballad, this is it! (3:15)
Gospel Blues
Retail Price: $38.00

A hot opening statement by tenor sax, trumpet and trombone leads the way for this terrific gospel-flavored swing chart by Jeff Darrohn. It’s easy to rehearse and has a catchy and interesting melody with written-out solos for alto sax and trumpet and easy 1st trumpet range to written E top space---what’s not to like? Great choice. (3:48) This title is available in SmartMusic.
Gotham City Municipal Swing Band
Retail Price: $38.00

Arranger Roy Phillippe dug into the Neal Hefti songbook and re-discovered Gotham City. Written-out solos for alto sax, trumpet, tenor sax and trombone, modest lead trumpet range and a swingin' time for everyone. A valuable addition to your jazz library. (3:10)
Here Comes Big 'Un
Retail Price: $35.00

For the new Jazz For Young People Series, well-known educator and jazz artist Victor Goines arranged "Second Line" as a medium bright swing. Sometimes called "The Joe Avery Blues," this tune dates back to the early New Orleans style and was recorded by the Preservation Hall Jazz Band. For flexibility, solos are provided for the entire trumpet, saxophone, and trombone sections and can be performed as a section or individually. Includes all the usual optional parts. Correlated to the Jazz at Lincoln Center Jazz for Young People Curriculum. (4:02) This title is available in SmartMusic.
Hey Taxi!
Retail Price: $40.00

The straight-eighth rock groove is easy for the rhythm section and incorporates the sound of honking taxi horns! A solo section that is written-out for winds with flexibility for one, some, or all wind players. It even has lyrics: "Hey Tax-i!" A clever chart that is fun to play and accessible to all young players.
High Maintenance
Retail Price: $42.00

Check out Mike Story's adaptation of this swingin' Big Phat Band hit—it's  hip, it has all the Goodwin ingredients, yet it's very accessible. Written-out solos available for alto, tenor, trumpet and trombone, trumpet 1 range is to written E, top space. This chart deserves a big spot in your program! This title is available in SmartMusic.
Hit the Road Jack
Retail Price: $42.00

No individual solo, just ensemble all the way. Some unison sax solis with optional lip bends give the chart a bluesy sound. Trumpet 1 range is to written E top space and the rhythms throughout are straightforward.
Holiday Gift Bachs
Retail Price: $38.00

Clever title! Only arranger Mike Story can take the Bach holiday classic "Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring" and adapt it for young players. Written-out solos for 1st trumpet and 1st alto sax, easy brass ranges, an easy jazz waltz swing feel, and it all will assemble immediately. Make your holidays happy with this chart! (2:47)
Horn of Puente
Retail Price: $42.00

Originally composed by Gordon Goodwin for his Big Phat Band, this one is scored for the easy level by Mike Story. This Latin cha-cha is very accessible, with a written trumpet 1 solo, a montuno piano part that’s cued in the saxes, an optional auxiliary percussion part, and a vibes part. Mike even included additional percussion parts for some winds to further enhance the Latin groove. You’ll love it! This title is available in SmartMusic.