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'Bone Town Blues
Retail Price: $44.00

A medium swing arrangement for the 'bone section, this chart begins with unison trombones, then 'bones in harmony followed by exchanges with the other sections to include a stop-time section. It’s easy to put together, has no individual solos, is effective to perform and a kick for your 'bone section. Also includes all the usual optional parts. (3:38)
'Round Midnight
Retail Price: $48.00

This timeless jazz tune, recorded by countless jazz artists, is now scored for the younger band. This piece includes the lush harmony you expect and then moves into a double-time section before ending at the ballad tempo. Everything is written out for the soloist and rhythm section. (3:52) This title is available in SmartMusic.
'Round Midnight
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Energy and excitement! Victor López works his magic on Chuck Mangione's classic. A lazy intro for trumpet and alto explodes into a fierce samba that doesn't let up. 1st trumpet has the melodic solo and the jazz solo (written or ad-lib). Solo trumpet range to written A. A great addition to any concert, this chart is full of fire and easily recognizable by the audience. (4:12)
'S Wonderful
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This piece has a Basie swing feel at around 138 BPM, with a more contemporary harmonic flavor. Features sax section solis, written solos for alto 1 and trumpet 2, and a big shout chorus.
'S Wonderful
Retail Price: $44.00

Treat your band to some of the best contemporary big band writing ever! Featuring trombone and guitar soloists, this chart is perfect for festivals or concerts. Composer Alan Baylock is one of the finest writers on the jazz scene today and with Two Seconds to Midnight he delivers the following: energy, style, a modern rock-fusion groove, an intimate small group sound, the power of the full ensemble...you get the picture. It's all there and it's HOT! (5:54)
(The) Movement
Retail Price: $44.00

Here's a super chart in the Latin rock-style for the young player by a terrific writer, Ralph Ford. Based on a simple two chord (ii-V) pattern, "Here Comes Big 'Un" has a cool melody, written solos with backgrounds for 1st trombone, 1st tenor sax, and (optional) baritone sax. It would be easy to expand the solos to other parts if desired. 1st trumpet range to written E top space. Easy to rehearse and very effective. (3:22)
New York, New York, Theme from
Retail Price: $48.00

The ultimate '70s pop tune returns in a slick new arrangement by Tom Davis. This Isaac Hayes masterpiece works great for jazz ensemble, and it will be popular with your students, especially considering the resurgence of '70s music and culture. Tom offers you solo opportunities for alto sax, tenor sax, trumpet, or trombone, which are written out but can be improvised as well. This Shaft is bad! Easy (3:24)
Shaft, Theme from
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Some tunes just live forever, and students always love to play them. PINK PANTHER is a perfect example. Arranger Mike Lewis gives the less experienced jazz groups an opportunity to play this all-time favorite. A few triplet and swing figures, along with a lot of unison scoring, make this a natural for young jazz ensembles. Give this chart a look! Very Easy (3:04)
¡Vámonos!
Retail Price: $48.00

A Latin cha-cha groove at around 132 BPM. A hip tutti montuno sets the cha-cha feel in the intro followed by the same montuno played by the piano. The chart features written-out solos for tenor sax and trumpet 2, and the trumpet 1 range is to written E top space. It is fun, it’s Latin and it will sound great! This title is available in SmartMusic.
A Few Good Men
Retail Price: $48.00

Adapted for the younger player from Gordon Goodwin's original Big Phat Band chart. It's a rock-march that begins with a drum cadence then into the funky-rock groove at 114 BPM. Includes written-out solos for tenor and trumpet 2, lead trumpet range is to written A above the staff and clear rhythm section parts with vibes. Hot!    This title is available in SmartMusic.
Act Your Age
Retail Price: $48.00

This hot Gordon Goodwin chart is now for the younger player. Slick and funky describes this very accessible arrangement. There are written solos for 1st alto (cued for 2nd alto) and a 1st trumpet solo cued in all four trumpet parts. Lead trumpet has a written A above the staff, but technically this chart is not difficult and will come together quickly to earn a spot in your program. This title is available in SmartMusic.
Adelieland (from Happy Feet)
Retail Price: $48.00

From the movie Happy Feet, Adelieland" is high-energy mambo! Victor López, the mambo king, has made this exciting groove assessable to the young player. Solos are written out for each wind section or individual. Lead trumpet range goes to written G on top of the staff. An auxiliary percussion part is included along with optional parts for flute, tuba, F horn and baritone horn. It’s mambo madness!  This title is available in SmartMusic.
After You've Gone
Retail Price: $48.00

This is an up-tempo swing chart with the drums as the solo instrument, so hang on to your hats! Inspired from the original Roy Eldridge and Gene Krupa recording of After You’ve Gone this drumset feature is dynamically understated. There is a half-time swing section with a unison line played by trumpet 2, trombone 1 and rhythm section and the drum solo is interspersed with ensemble and also has an open solo section. Brass range is modest. Optional parts included. A superb festival choice! This title is available in SmartMusic.
After You've Gone
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This fresh treatment of a classic will satisfy! This chart has a medium tempo around 132 BPM with clever interplay between sections. Features include written-out solos for alto 1 and trombone 2, a swingin' shout chorus, and trumpet 1 range is to written F top line.
Amadeus Grooves
Retail Price: $46.00

Celebrate Mozart's 250th anniversary with a jazz chart! Mike Lewis arranged Mozart's 40th Symphony using a swing feel with no individual solos---just plenty of ensemble. The brass range is accessible, the rhythms are easy, and this chart bounces the melody back and forth between sections. Add the string players to this chart; check out the optional string parts for violin, viola, and cello plus all the regular optional wind parts.
Angel Eyes
Retail Price: $48.00

This bossa-rock tune is at 145 BPM with a melody line played by tenor 1 and trumpet 2. Solos are written out for tenor and piano, and the lead trumpet range is to written E top space. This chart includes parts for optional vibes, flute, clarinet, and more. (3:11)
Attack of the Killer Tomatoes
Retail Price: $48.00

Crazy title? It’s from the movie of the same name and is a tongue-in-cheek swing chart adapted from a much more difficult chart by Gordon Goodwin for the Big Phat Band. Arranged for the younger player, there are ensemble and some section solis but no improvised solos. A little challenging, but this will be a fun chart for any performance and will be a hit with both the band and audience. (3:35)
Away in a Manger
Retail Price: $48.00

A beautiful and sensitive treatment of this superb holiday classic. This medium jazz waltz begins with an alto 1 melody. Then it shifts to the ensemble, followed by a written-out or ad lib tenor solo. The chart then modulates into the final ensemble shout section. Lead trumpet range is to written G on top of the staff.
Backrow Politics - Trumpet Section Feature
Retail Price: $48.00

A trumpet section feature with a straight-eighth groove. This chart was adapted for young players from Gordon Goodwin’s Big Phat Band chart and it sizzles, yet is accessible. Available written trumpet solos for all four parts and the 1st trumpet range to written G on top of the staff. An exciting chart for sure! This title is available in SmartMusic.
Bean Is on the Scene
Retail Price: $40.00

Composer/arranger Carl Strommen delivers this gospel style swing chart for the easy red series. Carl starts things off with an a cappella section for the winds, then brings in the rhythm section on the second chorus to boost the energy. Written solos for 1st alto saxophone and 1st trumpet and an uplifting modulation bring it home. This great chart has easy ranges and sounds full with reduced instrumentation. This title is available in SmartMusic. (2:31)
Better Get It in Your Soul
Retail Price: $48.00

This jazz waltz swings at 170 BPM with a great hook melody, written solos for alto and trombone 1. The trumpet 1 range is to written G top space. (3:30)
Big Band Holiday
Retail Price: $48.00

"I’ll Be Home For Christmas," "Santa Claus Is Coming to Town," "Have Yourself a Merry Christmas," and "Frosty the Snowman" are combined into an easy-to-rehearse chart featuring brief written-out solos for trombone 2 and alto sax 1 and plenty of ensemble playing. The brass range is modest with lead trumpet going up to written F on the top line. (4:25) This title is available in SmartMusic.
Big Noise from Winnetka
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You are not going to believe this arrangement! Calvin Custer has masterfully interpreted Dave Brubeck's classic jazz piece, creating a marvelous version for your jazz band that is really not that difficult. Effortlessly moving from 9/8 to 4/4 swing, this great chart features trumpet and alto sax solos in the middle section, followed by a full band shout leading back to the head. This is simply one of the best arrangements we have ever heard! (3:21)
Big Swing Face
Retail Price: $48.00

This chart, originally done by Buddy Rich, has been scored for grade 2 while maintaining the essence of the original. (4:17)
Blue Moon
Retail Price: $54.00

The vocal range is from G below the staff to second line G, treble clef. Scored for 5 saxes, 8 brass, and 4 rhythm, plus optional substitute parts for the vocal for B-flat, E-flat and trombone.
Blues in the Night
Retail Price: $44.00

This delightful old jazz standard is given a fresh new face by Calvin Custer. Calvin has provided younger and less experienced bands with the opportunity to perform a 'golden age' big band gem. The technical demands are limited, but this chart still really swings. The solid ensemble writing will give you a chance to teach balance and blend with your group. It's another winner from Calvin Custer! (2:47)
Blues in the Night
Retail Price: $44.00

Brilliant arranger/composer Alan Baylock puts a very hip spin on "One Mint Julep." A greasy salsa with a hint of Thad Jones-Mel Lewis, Alan's arrangement provides solo space for alto 1, trumpet 2, and bone 1. The rhythm section will have fun with the salsa groove and few meter changes. This is a must-have chart! This recording is taken from the Alan Baylock CD, TWO SECONDS TO MIDNIGHT, available on Seabreeze Records. (6:04)
Blues March
Retail Price: $46.00

This swing-march begins with trumpet, alto and tenor on the melody, and then builds. Written-out solos provided for tenor, trumpet and alto, a sweet shout chorus, a sax section soli and a big ending complete the package. This title is available in SmartMusic.
Blues Mode
Retail Price: $44.00

This medium swing chart from a very creative writer approaches the blues with a 24-bar blues form that really makes it easy to hear and feel the blues chord progression. Features include written solos for tenor sax and trombone, backgrounds behind the soloists, a clever interlude section, and the lead trumpet part range to written F top line. A traditional yet hip-sounding swing chart! This title is available in SmartMusic.
Boogie Lou
Retail Price: $48.00

Your audience won't be able to resist tapping along to this boogaloo groove with a funky twist, at around 156 BPM, will have everyone tapping their feet. This groove will push the band into forward motion with features that include written solos for alto 1, trumpet 2, and trombone 2, lead trumpet top note to a written G, a few stop-time sax section licks, and energy bursting from every part.
Bridge Over Troubled Water
Retail Price: $48.00

A rock-ballad at 88 BPM, this tune will please. The melody is stated by trumpet 2 and tenor sax, there are no improvised solos, and trumpet 1 range is to written G on top of the staff. (3:44)
Burritos to Go
Retail Price: $48.00

"Burritos to Go" is an original Latin rock played at a medium tempo and includes written-out solos for alto sax and/or baritone sax. The lead trumpet plays to a written G above the staff. This chart is easy to assemble and makes for an exciting performance! This title is available in SmartMusic.
Bye Bye Blackbird
Retail Price: $44.00

The Basie blues style is expertly captured in this swing chart from Mike Story. It's easy enough for beginning jazz ensembles and good enough for more experienced bands to add to their libraries. You can't go wrong with this one! Very Easy (2:37)
Cantaloupe Island
Retail Price: $48.00

The best of the amazing Herbie Hancock! Arranger Mike Kamuf scores this hip, funky Herbie Hancock tune for the young player. This chart is ideal for this level with only three chords, a repetitive groove and catchy melody. This chart includes written solos for tenor sax and trumpet and lead trumpet range goes up to written top line F with optional G on top of the staff. A superb chart from the first note to the last.  This title is available in SmartMusic.
Cariba
Retail Price: $48.00

A catchy bossa chart at 152 BPM. Written tenor 1 and trumpet 1 solos, with trumpet 1 range to written F-sharp top line, plus a nice sax soli. (2:48)
Caribbean Dance
Retail Price: $48.00

An exciting samba groove composed and arranged by Victor López. This chart is packed with montuno patterns for all sections, a very catch melody and trumpet 1 range is up to G on top of the staff. An interesting and fun Latin chart---and good choice for your library. (2:35)
Chameleon
Retail Price: $48.00

Finally, there is a Herbie Hancock piece for the younger band! From Hancock’s famous Headhunter recording, here is a great opportunity to play the biggest jazz-rock hit of all time. The melody is first played by alto, tenor, trumpet and trombone, then by the trumpet section. Next up is a flexible open solo section with a solo line written for all the winds, so anyone or everyone can solo! Top note for lead trumpet is written G on top of the staff. Super-cool chart! (3:47) This title is available in SmartMusic.
Chili Today, Hot Tamale
Retail Price: $48.00

A samba groove in cut time at 90 BPM. This accessible grade 2 chart features written solos for trombone 1 and tenor sax 1. Fun to play and loaded with energy! (3:20)
Chirimbolo
Retail Price: $44.00

Victor López, our resident Latin master, has transformed this simple Spanish song into a Latin-funk chart for the young player. The groove moves from mellow to funky and 1st trumpet range is to A above the staff. It includes no individual jazz solos but plenty of section and ensemble work. A catchy melody and fun chart that is easy to put together! (3:37) This title is available in SmartMusic.
Christmas Time Is Here
Retail Price: $48.00

James Bond was back in the theaters this year and once again captivated audiences around the world. This swingin' theme, in the very capable hands of Mike Story, works really very well for younger groups. Use this to teach the swing style, and keep your players interested with a song they know. Mike Story strikes again with another great arrangement! (1:48)
Cool Joe, Mean Joe (Killer Joe)
Retail Price: $48.00

Lisa DeSpain steps a little outside the box with this very clever and original treatment of this well-known jazz standard. This chart will mesmerize you yet swing all the way, with written tenor sax and trumpet solos, and lead trumpet range to written G on top of the staff. Well-written and fresh, this one will grab you and stay with you for sure.
Cosmic B-Flat
Retail Price: $40.00

Composer/arranger Mike Story is one of the best at writing great charts for young players. This chart is based on "Hark! The Herald Angels Sing" arranged as a swing song. Features include a trumpet solo with a written solo; easy rhythms; ranges; and textures---all with a full sound. This chart will come together real quick, plus, it includes all the usual optional parts. Makes for a perfect holiday chart. (2:30)
Count Bubba's Revenge
Retail Price: $48.00

A Gordon Goodwin chart for the young player! Arranger Ralph Ford has scored this Goodwin swing shuffle to make it accessible for the younger band. Challenges include the shuffle groove and accurate articulation. With no individual solos, a hot sax soli, and a lead trumpet range written G on top of the staff (optional A-flat) this tune is another highlight is the stop-time interlude. Outstanding chart! This title is available in SmartMusic.
Cousin Mary
Retail Price: $44.00

A very cool tune set to swing at a medium tempo, the chart has simple melody that Terry White develops as he scores the ensemble with a big fat sound. It has written solos provided for alto, trumpet, and trombone and then a sax soli harmonized from Coltrane’s famousGiant Steps recording. But not to worry, it’s not difficult, just tasty with big dynamic contrasts and swinging sound.
Crazy Rhythm
Retail Price: $44.00

A moderate swing chart arranged by Mike Lewis with some clever rhythmic patterns as the title suggests. Not to worry though, nothing your band can’t handle. A short solo for drums and a brief bass solo and modest brass ranges round out this one. Nice chart. (2:57)
Deck the Halls
Retail Price: $48.00

A clever calypso arrangement that is easy to play. Features include a written solo for tenor 1, a trumpet 1 range to written F top line, and an interlude with counterpoint. (2:58)
Don't Get Around Much Anymore
Retail Price: $44.00

Paul Cook brings us this rich, slow ballad setting of the classic tune from The Wizard of Oz. It's easy to play and sounds delightful. Players and audiences will all want to hear this one often. A great chart to introduce phrasing and style to younger players. Very Easy (4:11)
Don't Stop Believin'
Retail Price: $48.00

A great classic, this arrangement features an optional melodic line for guitar that is also written for the trumpet section.
Double or Nothing
Retail Price: $44.00

This title is available in SmartMusic.
Drummin' Man
Retail Price: $48.00

A swinger to feature what else…the drumset! Composed by drum legend Gene Krupa and arranged by drummer/educator Rich DeRosa, this is an outstanding chart with plenty of energy!