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3x3x2x2x2=72 - arr. Bob Curnow Across the Sky - Metheny & Mays / arr. Curnow Adeste Fideles - arr. Stan Kenton
 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. Bob Curnow has written some marvelous arrangements of Metheny/Mays music in the past, and this chart will surely "tug at your heartstrings.  The 1961 Capitol Records recording of Christmas music was a smash hit for Kenton.
After You've Gone - arr. Bill Holman After You've Gone - arr. Michael Abene Ain't Life Grand - Bill Holman
 Bill Holman's Big Bands have always been exciting and fresh, primarily due to his writing.  The Maynard Ferguson Band performed a lot of Abene's charts over the years.  This Bill Holman chart was written for the Maynard Ferguson Orchestra.
Airegin - arr. Bill Holman All About Ronnie - arr. Bill Russo All At Once You Love Her - arr. Lennie Niehaus
Airegin - arr. Bill Holman
Retail Price: $55.00
 This great Sonny Rollins jazz standard features Holman's 1956 writing in a free-swinging, terrific chart.  Exactly as recorded by Chris Conner with the Stan Kenton Orchestra, this moody, brilliant arrangement is a perfect vehicle for your vocalist.  Lennie Niehaus wrote a series of terrific arrangements for the Stan Kenton Orchestra (this was recorded on the "Stage Door Swings" CD).
All I Need - Radiohead / arr. Sherisse Rogers All The Things You Are - arr. Stan Kenton Almost Like Being In Love (Edited) - arr. Don Sebesky
 Radiohead recorded “All I Need” on their album In Rainbows in 2007.  The lush trombone section sound of the Kenton Orchestra on a gorgeous ballad.  This is a fast-paced, swinging chart, with lots of solo space for trumpet and baritone saxophone.
Almost Like Being in Love - arr. by Lennie Niehaus Alterior Motif - Les Hooper Always and Forever - Pat Metheny / arr. Curnow
Alterior Motif - Les Hooper
Retail Price: $50.00
 As recorded by the Stan Kenton Orchestra on Adventures In Standards, this is a medium, swing chart on a great tune.  This is about an 8-minute, multi-sectional composition.  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).
America The Beautiful - arr. Bob Curnow Among the Pyramids - Fred Stride Amoroso - Benny Carter
Amoroso - Benny Carter
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 A re-scoring of a Kenton original (richer harmony, better key).  The title refers to the somewhat "mystical" style of the opening of this wonderful and fun-filled chart.  As recorded by Count Basie on the Roulette LP (Vogue CD) The Legend,  this is an up-tempo latin and swing chart.
Angels We Have Heard on High - arr. Ralph Carmichael Angels We Have Heard On High - arr. Rich DeRosa Another Life - Pat Metheny / arr. Curnow
The 1961 Capitol Records recording of Christmas music was a smash hit for Kenton.  Set as a bright swing, and originally arranged for the WDR Big Band (Germany), Richard DeRosa's arrangement of the traditional Christmas carol "Angels We Have Heard On High" is an adventure from beginning to end!  Bob Curnow is very well known for his wonderful arrangements of Metheny's music, and this chart will only enhance that reputation.
Any Dude'll Do - Bill Holman April in Paris - arr. John Bambridge Are We There Yet? - Lyle Mays
Any Dude'll Do - Bill Holman
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Are We There Yet? - Lyle Mays
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 A happy, cookin, shuffle tune in the best Holman tradition!  Very reasonable ranges and figures which just swing like crazy! Solo space for alto and baritone saxes and drums.  This great chart is recorded on the "Tonight Show Band, Volume II " CD(Amherst Records).  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.
Artemis and Apollo - arr. Bob Curnow Artist's Rightful Place, The (aka Patterns for Orchestra) - Oliver Nelson Artistry In Percussion - Pete Rugolo
 This is a newly re-arranged version of the magnificent melody recorded on the Adventures In Time CD (available on CD from Sierra). Also known as Patterns For Orchestra (as recorded on the Verve jazz masters 48 CD), this is one of Nelson's very interesting charts. As recorded by the Stan Kenton Orchestra on "Artistry in Rhythm" (and many other CDs).
Aura - Bill Holman Bach's Lunch - Les Hooper Back In Blue Orleans - Les Hooper
Aura - Bill Holman
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Bach's Lunch - Les Hooper
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 This wonderful chart features a front line of tenor sax and trumpet stating the melody.  Your audiences will love this clever baroque flavored chart.  As recorded on the new Les Hooper Big Band  CD "Out of the Woods"," this hot, blues shuffle is full of energy and good ol' down-home funky blues.
Back Woods - Oliver Nelson Badger Blues - Bob Curnow Bali Bali Buck Dance - Bill Holman
Back Woods - Oliver Nelson
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Badger Blues - Bob Curnow
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 There may not be a more beautiful ballad anywhere in jazz ensemble literature.  A blues chart to end all blues charts! A very playable arrangement featuring as many soloists as you see fit.   Set as a bright swing, this chart opens up with an energetic unison saxophone line, punctuated with brass hits.
Bali Hai - arr. Lennie Niehaus Bary Me Not - Bill Holman Beeline East - arr. Bob Curnow
Bary Me Not - Bill Holman
Retail Price: $55.00
 This was recorded by the Stan Kenton Orchestra on Stage Door Swings, and it is one of Lennie's wonderful charts on a great Broadway standard tune.  As recorded on the new CD The Bill Holman Band Live, Holman has written a witty, musical, fun-filled feature for baritone saxophone. Bob Curnow took Ken Hanna's wonderful, latin, medium-tempo tune and made it a bit more accessible for good bands.
Begin the Beguine - arr. Lennie Niehaus Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea Big Swing Face - Bill Potts
Big Swing Face - Bill Potts
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 As recorded by the Stan Kenton Orchestra on Adventures In Standards, this is a medium-swing chart on a great tune. As performed by the Stan Kenton Orchestra, here is one of the hippest charts from the Kenton book.  This is the real thing, as written for and recorded by the Buddy Rich Band on the Big Swing Face CD.
Black Bottom Stomp - arr. Jackson Stock Black Friday - Steely Dan / arr. Fred Sturm Black Hole Sun - Soundgarden / arr. James Miley
 This chart is destined to become a best-seller because of its unique and exciting format .    The music of Steely Dan has come to Sierra Music! From the same masterful pen that brought the music of Radiohead and Astor Piazzola, the late, great Fred Sturm wows us once again. Originally arranged for the HR Big Band (Germany), this rock-ish, heavy-shuffle tune provides hard hitting melody sections, plenty of room for improvisation (as you choose), and raucous ensemble interplay.  James Miley brings to Sierra another hip arrangement of a great contemporary tune.
Black, Brown and Beautiful - Oliver Nelson Bleep Blop - Les Hooper Bloom - Radiohead / arr. James Miley
Bleep Blop - Les Hooper
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 This chart is recorded by Oliver Nelson on the recording titled Black, Brown and Beautiful.  As recorded on the new Les Hooper Big Band  CD "Out of the Woods"," this clever, quirky, swinging chart is terrific.  This is another Radiohead tune, arranged by Radiohead Jazz Project pioneer, James Miley.
Blue Daniel - arr. Bill Holman Blue Five Jive - Benny Carter Blue For You - Loran McClung
Blue Five Jive - Benny Carter
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Blue For You - Loran McClung
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 Frank Rosolino's jazz waltz is loved by all, and Holman's arrangement of it is superb.  As originally recorded by Count Basie on the Roulette LP (Vogue CD) "Kansas City Suite - the Music of Benny Carter",  this is a medium tempo Swing chart featuring solos for tenor saxophone, trumpet and piano.  This wonderfully tasteful jazz waltz has been featured at the Playboy Jazz Festival, performed by many All-State Jazz Ensembles, and is played regularly by the U.
Blue Highways - Paul Ferguson Bluer Than Blue - Don Sebesky Blues Express - Shorty Rogers
Blue Highways - Paul Ferguson
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Bluer Than Blue - Don Sebesky
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Blues Express - Shorty Rogers
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This chart is the one that won Paul Ferguson the coveted IAJE Gil Evans Fellowship Award.  This could be called Newer Than New, because Don just wrote this for John Pizzarelli's new band in New York.  As recorded on the BMG CD The Big Shorty Rogers Express, this is a terrific romp through a fast Swing, featuring solos by Alto Sax, Tenor Sax, Bari.
Blues For Alfy - Bill Holman Bluezies - Shorty Rogers Bodysnatchers - Radiohead / arr. Fred Sturm
Blues For Alfy - Bill Holman
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Bluezies - Shorty Rogers
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 This chart was recorded by the Count Basie Orchestra on the CD I Told You So (out-of-print).  As recorded on Portrait of Shorty, (including the best of West Coast jazz musicians such as Herb Geller, Bill Holman, Jack Montrose, Frank Rosolino, Conrad Gozzo, Conte Candoli and others) this is a great, up-tempo, swinging chart with lots of solo space for alto, tenor and baritone saxophones, trumpet, trombone, piano and drums. “Bodysnatchers” was released in 2007 on Radiohead’s In Rainbows album.
Bone Appetit - Bob Curnow Bright Eyes - Bill Holman But Beautiful - arr. Lennie Niehaus
Bone Appetit - Bob Curnow
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Bright Eyes - Bill Holman
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 West Chester University, PA .  There were a number of sensational charts written in the 50's for the Bill Holman Band and the Terry Gibbs Band.  When Lennie arranged for the Stan Kenton Orchestra, he created the most beautiful big band dance book ever written.
Carl - Bill Holman Carol of the Bells (Edited) - arr. Rich DeRosa / Bob Curnow Carol of the Bells (Pro) - arr. Rich DeRosa / Bob Curnow
Carl - Bill Holman
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 When Bill Holman writes a feature for a player, especially in the Kenton Band, you know it will be wonderful.  This magnificent scoring of "Carol of the Bells" by Rich DeRosa (professor of composition/arranging at University of North Texas) was part of a long overture originally commissioned by the WDR Big Band, Germany.  This magnificent scoring of "Carol of the Bells" by Rich DeRosa (professor of composition/arranging at University of North Texas) was part of a long overture originally commissioned by the WDR Big Band, Germany.
Cassandra - Dave Brubeck / arr. Zaremba Cayenne (MM3 - Suite Seasonings) - Bob Curnow Checkpoint Charlie (Pro) - Oliver Nelson
Drew uses theme and variation to take this marvelous, swinging melody into challenging, extensive and exciting places.  Latin spice, hot sounds, and a happy, cookin' tune that sails along.   Full of up-tempo energy, Oliver masterfully intertwines the melody in the saxophones with counter-lines from the brass to create an incredible tapestry of sound.
Close To Home - Lyle Mays / arr. Bob Curnow Collaboration - Pete Rugolo Concerto To End All Concertos - Stan Kenton
Collaboration - Pete Rugolo
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 Here is a deeply emotional, gorgeous ballad from the self-titled album Lyle Mays.  This historically important piece opens with a rubato piano solo and then moves to a terrific Rugolo trombone feature (originally recorded by Kai Winding). One of Kenton's most important compositions.
Consonata - Dee Barton Cool Ones, The - Fred Stride Critic's Choice - Oliver Nelson
Consonata - Dee Barton
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Cool Ones, The - Fred Stride
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 WOW! A sensational Dee Barton chart.  If you have three hot trumpet players, this will be a great chart for you.  Here is a terrific medium-tempo shuffle chart that the Buddy Rich Band played all the time.
Cubajazz - Bill Holman Cyclops - arr. Oliver Nelson Dancing in the Dark - arr. Gerry Mulligan
Cubajazz - Bill Holman
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Cyclops - arr. Oliver Nelson
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 Rarely does a piece turn up like this one. 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.  Mulligan contributed only a few charts to the Kenton Library, and they are all classics.
Danny Boy - arr. Don Sebesky Day Dream - arr. Lennie Niehaus Daylie's Double - Oliver Nelson
Danny Boy - arr. Don Sebesky
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 If you've ever heard Maynard's recording of this world famous melody (Londonderry Air), you probably never forgot it! Sebesky's chart is superb, and this publication includes practical alternate choices for the trumpet feature.  As recorded by the Stan Kenton Orchestra and Jean Turner,  this is a superb Ellington ballad that will make you want to hear it over and over again.  Oliver had a great feel for the funky jazz style which was so popular.
Dee Day - Dee Barton Dimples - Johnny Richards Do Nothin' 'Til You Hear From Me - arr. Tommy Newsom
Dee Day - Dee Barton
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Dimples - Johnny Richards
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 Dee Barton's reputation as a composer for the Kenton band is superb.  Johnny Richards is perhaps best known for his work with the Kenton band.  This wonderful Ellington classic is scored by the great Tommy Newsom to feature alto sax throughout.
Doctor Is In, The - Bob Curnow Dolphin, The - arr. Bill Holman Don't Worry 'Bout Me - arr. Bill Fritz
  Set as a medium-up swing feel, this chart features trumpet throughout and is exciting from beginning to end, including a great shout chorus to highlight the entire ensemble.  Arranged by Bill Holman and originally recorded by the Woody Herman Orchestra, featuring Stan Getz, on their album Live at the Concord Jazz Festival, "The Dolphin (El Delfrin)" is written in a beautiful Bossa Nova setting and features tenor saxophone throughout.  Graettinger arranged this standard in his most unusual way, using dissonance offset with the beauty of this gorgeous melody.
Doodle Oodle - Billy Byers Doomsday Machine Meets Mr. Gelato, The - Ellen Rowe Down By The Riverside - arr. Oliver Nelson
Doodle Oodle - Billy Byers
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  In usual Basie fashion, this chart swings its tail off with incredible ensemble passages, and provides for plenty of solo space for both tenor saxophonists to dual it out.  Ellen has created a wild, fun-filled chart which moves seamlessly from an afro style 12/8 feel to a romp-stompin' swing feel.  There has been an illegal lift of this chart available before, but this chart is the exact, original one that Oliver Nelson wrote for his terrific L.
Dream of the Return - Pat Metheny / arr. Curnow Easy Money - Benny Carter Easy To Love (Edited) - arr. Bill Holman
Easy Money - Benny Carter
Retail Price: $65.00
 This ballad is almost spiritual in its effect!! A trombone feature, the melody soars throughout.  As recorded on the brilliant CD "The Legend "   by the Count Basie Orchestra, this medium  swing piece features solos for trumpet, trombone, piano and bass.  Bill Holman's arrangement, from the Maynard Ferguson Band "Boy With Lots Of Brass" recording, is a wonderful medium-swing tune with solo space for piano, alto, and trumpet.
Easy To Love (Pro) - arr. Bill Holman Easy To Love - Cole Porter / arr. Lennie Niehaus Eighteen - Metheny & Mays / arr. Bob Curnow
 Bill Holman's arrangement, from the Maynard Ferguson Band "Boy With Lots Of Brass" recording, is a wonderful medium-swing tune with solo space for piano, alto, and trumpet.  This is a beautiful, lush, straight-eighth ballad on the popular Cole Porter tune "Easy To Love.  Eighteen is a flat-out, rock n' roll chart based on a tune from one of Pat Metheny's earlier albums, "Offramp.
Elegy for Alto - Pete Rugolo Emancipation Blues - Oliver Nelson Emily - arr. Les Hooper
Elegy for Alto - Pete Rugolo
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Emily - arr. Les Hooper
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From the Progressive Jazz period in the 1940's, this piece focused on the alto saxophone (originally played by George Weidler).
 This chart is recorded by the Oliver Nelson Orchestra on the Afro-American Sketches (Prestige CD).  This standard is made even more beautiful with this Hooper arrangement.
End of a Love Affair, The - arr. Lennie Niehaus Evening Thought, An - David Baker Every Summer Night - Pat Metheny / arr. Curnow
 A magnificent alto saxophone feature.  David Baker's music is wonderful to play because of its originality and sense of adventure.  This piece is the essence of the clever, unusual, unforgettable kind of tune that Pat and the Group come up with.
Every Time We Say Goodbye - arr. Lennie Niehaus Everything In Its Right Place - Radiohead / arr. James Miley Extensions - Patty Darling
Extensions - Patty Darling
Retail Price: $60.00
As recorded by the Stan Kenton Orchestra on Stage Door Swings, this is a lovely ballad scored in the incomparable Kenton style.  Radiohead is an English alternative rock band.  Extensions is a funky, hip-hop fusion chart with nice mood changes throughout.
Falling - Les Hooper Fan It, Janet - Don Sebesky Fast Forward - Les Hooper
Falling - Les Hooper
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Fan It, Janet - Don Sebesky
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Fast Forward - Les Hooper
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 This is a very fresh sounding, interesting and fun piece .  Also part of the Message from Newport album, this chart features tenor, trombone, and great contrapuntal writing with great changes and a terrific straight-ahead, swinging feeling.  An up-tempo be-bop type chart, with the clever, interesting writing we have come to expect from Les Hooper.
Fearless Finlay - Bill Holman Fillings - Bill Holman FM - Steely Dan / arr. Fred Sturm
Fearless Finlay - Bill Holman
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Fillings - Bill Holman
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There were a few Holman charts that were written for the Stan Kenton Orchestra which had disappeared over the years, seemingly lost forever.  Recorded on the Hawthorne Nights LP (PABLO) by Zoot Sims, and a wonderful cast of players, this is a neat, medium swing tune which features tenor sax (naturally).    The music of Steely Dan has come to Sierra Music! Originally arranged for the HR Big Band (Germany), the late, great Fred Sturm has given us another rock chart worthy of any band's library. In typical Sturm fashion, the beginning of "FM" is a kaleidoscope of independent fragments culminating with the original Steely Dan intro as it moves into the melody played by clarinets.
Foggy Day, A - arr. Al Cohn Foggy Day, A - arr. Lennie Niehaus Follow Me - Metheny & Mays / arr. Curnow
Foggy Day, A - arr. Al Cohn
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 This Al Cohn arrangement, from the Maynard Ferguson Band "Boy With Lots Of Brass" CD, is a wonderful medium-swing tune.  This is one of the many wonderful charts arranged by Lennie for the Stan Kenton Orchestra.  This arrangement was commissioned by New Trier High School and written as a tribute to Jim Warrick on his retirement.
Four - arr. Willie Maiden Fox Hunt - Michael Abene Foxy - Slide Hampton
Four - arr. Willie Maiden
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Fox Hunt - Michael Abene
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Foxy - Slide Hampton
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 Sierra continues to find the lost treasures from Maynard Ferguson's Birdland Dream Band Library.  Another great chart from Maynard Ferguson's Birdland Dream Band Library.  Finally, Slide Hampton's incredible music is in print.
From The Top - Fred Stride Full Nelson - Oliver Nelson Gaucho - Steely Dan / arr. Fred Sturm
From The Top - Fred Stride
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Full Nelson - Oliver Nelson
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 A hard-swinging, shuffle blues (a la the great Thad Jones) with a fresh, happy feeling.  This chart was originally included in the Full Nelson album and then the Jazz Masters 48: Oliver Nelson CD.    The music of Steely Dan has come to Sierra Music! The late, great Fred Sturm originally arranged this for the HR Big Band (Germany), and Sierra is thrilled to add it to its catalog. Set as a slow rock/gospel, there is beautiful, lush ensemble writing througout the piece.
Geller's Cellar - Ernie Wilkins Get Out of Town - arr. Johnny Richards Girl Talk - arr. Stan Kenton
Girl Talk - arr. Stan Kenton
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 Ernie Wilkins was one of the most successful contributors to Maynard Ferguson's amazing big band library.  Johnny Richards at his best! A very playable chart without a lot of range concerns for brass.  Stan Kenton had a certain touch in his arranging that stood out.
Girls Next Door, The - Metheny & Mays / arr. Bob Curnow God Rest Ye, Merry Gentlemen - arr. Ralph Carmichael God Rest Ye, Merry Gentlemen - arr. Rich DeRosa
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. The 1961 Capitol Records recording of Christmas music was a smash hit for Kenton. DeRosa’s delightful, contemporary setting on “God Rest Ye, Merry Gentlemen” has a moderate samba feel and features the soprano saxophone throughout.
Goin' On - Benny Carter Good King Wenceslas - arr. Ralph Carmichael Goodbye Look, The - Steely Dan / arr. Fred Sturm
Goin' On - Benny Carter
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Benny Carter created a wealth of marvelous, swinging big band music," and this piece is no exception to that. The 1961 Capitol Records recording of Christmas music was a smash hit for Kenton.    The music of Steely Dan has come to Sierra Music! From one of the masters of contemporary big band arranging, the late, great Fred Sturm completely captures the Steely Dan vibe in his arrangement of "The Goodbye Look." Originally arranged for the HR Big Band (Germany), Sturm gives the lead trombone (and section) Donald Fagan's voice of the melody.
Grand Slam - Shorty Rogers Greensleeves - arr. Oliver Nelson Groove - Oliver Nelson
Grand Slam - Shorty Rogers
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Groove - Oliver Nelson
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 Here is another terrific chart from Shorty Rogers (as recorded on the "Portrait of Shorty" album).  This piece was taken from Nelson's original score.  Oliver Nelson wrote this one for the Maynard Ferguson Band Library.
Groovemeister - Les Hooper Guy Noir's Brother - Les Hooper Happy Faces - Sonny Stitt / arr. Quincy Jones
Groovemeister - Les Hooper
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 Les comes up with another sensational showpiece for your band.  What a great , fun-filled piece this is! Les has created a mythical character (in this case, the lead trombone player) who runs through a number of "musician jokes" while referring to his "brother.  As arranged by Quincy Jones for the album "Birth of a Band," this Sonny Stitt tune is a brilliant, straight-ahead chart that swings like crazy, featuring Q's outstanding ensemble writing.
Have You Heard (edited v.) - Metheny / arr. Curnow Have You Heard (Pro) - Metheny / arr. Curnow Hawthorne Nights - Bill Holman
 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.  This is a bright, up-tempo chart in a contemporary framework.
Heidi (Pro) - Oliver Nelson Hey There - arr. Willie Maiden Hoe Down - Oliver Nelson
Heidi (Pro) - Oliver Nelson
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Hoe Down - Oliver Nelson
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  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.  As recorded on "Maynard Ferguson Plays Jazz For Dancing" (Roulette), this may be the prettiest chart that Willie did for Maynard's band.  This piece was taken from Nelson's original score.
Holly and the Ivy, The - arr. Ralph Carmichael Home Journey - Gene Roland How Can You Lose - Benny Carter / arr. Bob Curnow
Home Journey - Gene Roland
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The 1961 Capitol Records recording of Christmas music was a smash hit for Kenton.  As recorded by the Stan Kenton Orchestra on the CD "Live at the Tropicana," this  slow, bluesy piece is a wonderfully understated chart that features an easy-to-play, written piano solo.  Bob took the wonderful small group recording of this fun tune (on the CD "Jazz Giant" - Contemporary) and turned it into a very special big band arrangement.
How Long Has This Been Going On - arr. Tommy Newsom Humbug - Don Sebesky I Can't Stop Loving You - arr. Quincy Jones
Humbug - Don Sebesky
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 This great chart, a magnificent ballad feature for trumpet,  is recorded on the "Tonight Show Band, Volume One " CD (Amherst Records).  This chart starts out in a blaze of excitement and never eases off. 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.
I Got Plenty O' Nuttin' - arr. Bill Potts I Hope In Time A Change Will Come (long v.) - Oliver Nelson / arr. Curnow I Let a Song Go Out of My Heart - arr. Tommy Newsom
 If you know the marvelous 1959 recording "The Jazz Soul of Porgy and Bess", as recorded by the Bill Potts Big Band (Phil Woods, Zoot Sims, "Sweets" Edison, Art Farmer, Bob Brookmeyer, Bill Evans and others), then you know this music.  This arrangement of "I Hope In Time a Change Will Come" came about through a desire to hear/play more than one chorus of this stunningly beautiful melody by Oliver Nelson.  This wonderful, melodic Mercer Ellington tune is beautifully arranged by Tommy Newsom, and it is recorded on the Tonight Show Band CD "Once More With Feeling" (Amherst Records).
I Love Paris - arr. Lennie Niehaus I Love You - arr. Les Hooper I Remember You - arr. Bill Holman
I Love You - arr. Les Hooper
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 When Lennie arranged for the Stan Kenton Orchestra, he was able to capture the Kenton sound without a lot of high-range problems or difficult concerns for the players.  This Cole Porter tune has become a jazz standard because of a great melody and great changes.  This is one of those superb Holman charts written for Stan Kenton in the early '50's that just swings like crazy.
I Thought About You - arr. Vern Sielert I Worship You - Cole Porter / arr. Oliver Nelson I'm Glad There Is You - arr. Joe Coccia
 This chart comes right out of the tradition of Sammy Nestico/Count Basie.  This arrangement by Oliver Nelson is a gorgeous alto saxophone feature of Cole Porter's "I Worship You.  This wonderful ballad is recorded on the Stan Kenton Orchestra “Sketches On Standards" CD.