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A Charlie Brown Christmas A Little Night Music Accidentally in Love - from SHREK 2 - from SHREK 2
A Charlie Brown Christmas
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A Little Night Music
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Jazz Classics for the Young Ensemble – Grade 3

Vince Guaraldi's music provided a level of jazz sophistication for the popular Charlie Brown television specials, and his holiday offerings were some of the best! This appealing medley includes Linus and Lucy, Skating, O Tannenbaum, and Christmas Time Is Here.

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It's not very often that you see the name Mozart appears on a jazz chart! Mark Taylor cranks up the creative juices as he features a light samba groove on a familiar classical theme. Slipping into a swing style on occasion, this attractive setting features nicely scored ensemble passages, solos for tenor and drums, and a unison chorus for the full ensemble. This recent pop hit from the Counting Crows was featured in the movie Shrek 2. With an energetic rock style and tuneful melody, this one works great for jazz ensemble.
Afternoon in Paris Ain't No Mountain High Enough Ain't No Other Man
Afternoon in Paris
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Ain't No Mountain High Enough
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Ain't No Other Man
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John Lewis (composer, pianist, and founder of the acclaimed Modern Jazz Quartet) penned Afternoon in Paris in the '50s and it has remained a jazz standard ever since. This nicely crafted version for younger bands opens with a small group on the head and drums on brushes. Solos for trumpet and tenor follow, along with full ensemble statements. Young Jazz Ensemble – Grade 3

This motown classic has provided hit material for greats such as Marvin Gaye, Diana Ross, and most recently Michael McDonald. This great-sounding tune is as fresh today as it was back in the '60s. You can't go wrong with this rockin' fun chart.
Recorded by pop artist Christina Aguilera, this is one of those rare contemporary pop tunes that actually works great with a jazz ensemble! With built-in horn riffs and a driving rock pulse, this is sure to be an audience favorite.
Ain't No Sunshine Alamode All I Want for Christmas Is You
Ain't No Sunshine
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Alamode
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Originally recorded in the '70s, Bill Withers' distinctive slow rocker has become a classic. The minor mode adds to the flavor, and Rick's version for young players skillfully passes the melody from section to section. Also included is a solo for tenor sax.

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Jazz Classics for the Young Ensemble – Grade 3

Here is a classic up-tempo swinger from jazz legend Curtis Fuller skillfully adapted for younger players by Paul Murtha. The saxes are featured on the rollicking theme and there are written or ad lib. solos for tenor, trumpet and trombone. Experienced bands will want to crank up the tempo, but this chart still swings at a moderate pace as well.
Originally recorded by Mariah Carey in 1994, this upbeat tune has become a holiday favorite year after year. John Berry brings us a great-sounding version in a straight-ahead medium swing style with the melody traded around from section to section. No solos are required.

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All The Things You Are American Patrol An Ellington Tribute
All The Things You Are
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American Patrol
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An Ellington Tribute
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Wonderful standard tune by Jerome Kern. Jazz Classics for the Young Ensemble – Grade 3

This production number for young players offers a perfect way to honor the music of the legendary Duke Ellington Orchestra. This swingin' medley takes you through the well-known standards C-Jam Blues, Sophisticated Lady and of course, Take the “A” Train.
Artistry in Rhythm Autumn Leaves Baby, Come to Me
Artistry in Rhythm
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Autumn Leaves
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Baby, Come to Me
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Composed and recorded by Stan Kenton in the 1940s, Artistry in Rhythm became his signature and a true classic from the big band era. Paul Murtha has skillfully adapted and truncated this chart for younger players while maintaining the flavor and energy of the original. Solo piano starts things off, followed by the iconic trombone solo in the medium Latin section. The exciting double-time swing section features the entire ensemble, then the “maestoso” theme returns to close things out. Impressive!

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Here is a medium swing version of this marvelous often-played standard. Peter Blair's chart opens with a duet of alto and trumpet with ensemble punches. The saxes are featured on a chorus and there is a written or ad lib solo for piano. Great sounding chart! Recorded by Patti Austin with James Ingram in 1983, this smooth jazz classic has a nice contemporary rock groove for jazz ensemble. Using an interesting harmonic structure based on minor chords, this chart features the saxes on the melody, a soli for trombones, and funky ensemble riffs. This is a solidly scored chart for young players.
Baby, It's Cold Outside Backatown Bags' Groove
Baby, It's Cold Outside
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Backatown
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Bags' Groove
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This easygoing swing tune is a perfect feature number for your Christmas or holiday concert. With smooth ensemble writing and lush harmonies, this is sure to be an audience favorite and fun to play as well. From Trombone Shorty's acclaimed CD Backatown, here is the hot title cut arranged for big band in a funky medium tempo. With a blend of catchy riffs, solid ensemble passages, and stop-time breaks, this chart exudes a spirited and unmistakable New Orleans swagger.

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Jazz Classics for the Young Ensemble – Grade 3

One of the classic blues tunes of all time, here is vibes giant Milt Jackson's familiar riff tune in a playable swing arrangement from Mark Taylor. Trumpet and tenor (along with vibes and guitar) take the melody first time around with ensemble counterlines helping out next. Solos are included for tenor and trumpet followed by a full band shout. Great sounding chart!
Bags' Groove Basin Street Blues Basin Street Blues
Bags' Groove
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Basin Street Blues
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Basin Street Blues
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Milt Jackson's signature blues tune has become a well-known jazz standard, and Mark's arrangement makes it sound great in this 6-horn format. Featuring a nice medium swing feel, and the flexibility for open solos with backgrounds, this will be fun to perform and easy to prepare. (Grade 3)

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Paul Jennings' simple, effective  setting of this jazz classic is an impressive piano feature and a great way to teach swing style. Goodwin - Grade 2-3.
Bay Side Groovin' Bemsha Swing Best Of Basie, The
Bay Side Groovin'
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Bemsha Swing
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Best Of Basie, The
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This original from Michael Sweeney features a contemporary sounding swing shuffle groove, flowing melodic lines and an interesting harmonic structure. The solos can be played by any combination of alto, trumpet, trombone or guitar. A great fresh-sounding chart! Using a nice mix of small group playing contrasted with full ensemble sections, here is a very playable chart on this distinctive Monk standard. An alto/trumpet duet starts things off, followed by a statement with six horns plus guitar and vibes on the theme. Also included are solos for trumpet and alto sax. Outstanding medley of Basie's most memorable classics.  Includes: Jumpin' At The Woodside, Cute (with solo for Trumpet of Alto), Shiny Stockings, and the trademark closer, April In Paris.
Big Noise from Winnetka Big Time Operator Birdland
Big Noise from Winnetka
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Big Time Operator
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Birdland
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Bring the sounds of Gene Krupa and the big band era to life again with Paul Lavender's nostalgic arrangement of this classic from the '40s. Includes a flexible solo section and optional whistling on the melody. From Big Bad Voodoo Daddy's newest CD, this is a medium tempo boogie-woogie that really swings.  Easy chord changes for soloing.
Black Coffee Black Magic Woman Black Orpheus
Black Coffee
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Black Magic Woman
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Black Orpheus
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This medium blues standard has been recorded by a number of jazz artists and remains one of the best tunes of its genre.  Featuring nice ensemble writing and a stop-time feel on the head, this chart is a smooth addition to any program. Classic Latin/Rock tune from Santana.  The Trumpets and Saxes take turns on the melody and a solo for Alto Sax is included.  Great sounds for younger groups. This familiar standard has been around for years, and is creatively set here in a medium swing style by Paul Murtha. The trombone section is featured in the beginning and is followed by the trumpet section. Following a solo section for trumpet and tenor, there is an effective key change and full ensemble shout chorus. Even though it is designed for young players, experienced bands will sound great playing this as well!
Blue 'N' Boogie Blue Skies Blue Train
Blue 'N' Boogie
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Blue Skies
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Blue Train
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From bebop master Dizzy Gillespie comes this lively tune in a great chart for younger players by Mark Taylor. It opens with a trumpet and alto on the head followed by a quintet of 3 saxes and 2 trumpets. A tutti ensemble section comes next followed by a flexible solo section for any combination of alto, tenor, trumpet or trombone. The brass ranges are reasonable and most rhythms are tutti. Let the maturity of your group determine how fast (or slow) you play this one, however.
Blues Warm-Ups And Workouts Blurred Lines Bone Busters
Blues Warm-Ups And Workouts
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Blurred Lines
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Bone Busters
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You asked for it!  Paul Jennings has drawn on his broad experience in jazz education to develop this unique set of warm-ups and exercises based on the blues form and designed especially for developing jazz ensembles.  This versatile rehearsal 'tool kit' includes: I. BLUESTART (Opening Blues Warm-Up), II. BALANCING ACT (A Blues Balance Builder), III. BLUES WORKOUT (F), IV. BLUES WORKOUT (Bb), V. BLUES BUFFET. Robin Thicke's mega hit really lit up the airwaves and took the country by storm. This chart for young players features the infectious dance groove and familiar riffs from the original, solidly scored for the entire ensemble.

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The trombones take the spotlight in this medium blues swing chart from Mark Taylor. There are short written or ad lib solos for each trombone player, and there is a nice ensemble shout chorus for the full band.
Boom Boom Born This Way Brick House
Boom Boom
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Born This Way
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Brick House
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Recently used in television ads, this classic R & B tune from John Lee Hooker is great for featuring a variety of soloists. The striking stop-time opening gives way to a straight-ahead blues. This one just feels good. Recorded recently by Lady Gaga, this powerful rock tune is a throwback to the driving sounds of Madonna and the '80s. Solidly scored, this arrangement will come together quickly and sound great. It is absolutely impossible to find a funkier tune than this R&B hit from the '70s courtesy of The Commodores. Paul's chart has it all from the trademark bass riff to the ensemble punches and melodic hooks. Bring down the house as you groove on this one!
Broadway - (Trumpet Section Feature) - (Trumpet Section Feature) Bye Bye Birdie (w/ opt. vocal) - (Compatible with original pit orchestration) - (Compatible with original pit orchestration) C-Jam Blues
C-Jam Blues
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This familiar standard is arranged here in a medium up-tempo swing style and features your entire trumpet section. All parts include written sample solos, and it is constructed so that a single player can handle all the solo parts. Later, the trumpet section trades phrases with the drummer and a short ensemble shout takes you the rest of the way. The title song from the hit Broadway music Bye Bye Birdie features an upbeat early rock 'n' roll style and catchy melody. This arrangement can be performed with or without a vocalist, and has the added feature of being completely compatible with the pit orchestration for the stage production! Here is a creative new take on the Duke Ellington favorite, set in a New Orleans “street beat” style. A piano introduction sets up the groove, then a small group takes the initial statement of the theme. The rest of the ensemble enters with a counter line before the full ensemble launches the solo section, which is designed to feature any number of soloists. Unique and effective!

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California Girls Can't Buy Me Love Car Wash - from SHARK TALE - from SHARK TALE
California Girls
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Can't Buy Me Love
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Originally a hit for the Beach Boys, John Berry does it up right for jazz ensemble in this hard-driving shuffle style arrangement. This one goes together easily and will sound great. One of the many distinctive hits from the Beatles, Can't Buy Me Love is arranged here in a medium up-tempo shuffle groove and provides a marvelous swing setting for the entire ensemble. Originally recorded by Rose Royce in 1977, this well-known funky hit is enjoying new life in the hit movie Shark Tale recorded by Christina Aguilera and Missy Elliott.
Carry On Wayward Son Cast Your Fate to the Wind Cheesecake
Carry On Wayward Son
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Cast Your Fate to the Wind
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Cheesecake
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Classic rock from the group Kansas.  This excellent production number features a driving feel and the familiar riffs from the original. This Vince Guaraldi hit from the '60s is arranged by John Berry using a light rock style and features the saxes on the melody. Includes solos for alto and trumpet. This catchy jazz standard from Dexter Gordon is masterfully arranged for younger players by Rick Stitzel. Featuring the saxes on the head, brass on the bridge, plus a solo for tenor and a full ensemble shout chorus, this medium swing chart will make your band sound great!
Christmas Island Cissy Strut Cleveland Rocks
Christmas Island
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Cissy Strut
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Cleveland Rocks
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Composed in the '40s and originally recorded by the Andrew Sisters, Christmas Island has been recorded countless times since then, notably by Ella Fitzgerald and also by Leon Redbone (used in the movie Elf). Paul Murtha's version is set in a medium swing style with great-sounding voicings for young ensembles.

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Few people remember The Meters and this recording from 1969, however, over the years “Cissy Strut” has become a model of funky drumming and simmering grooves and has been recorded by countless rock and jazz artists. Roger Holmes captures the unique sound of the original and includes a flexible solo section along with hot sounds for the entire band.

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Featured as the opening theme for the popular Drew Carey Show, this is high energy rock at its best.
Clocks Cold Duck Time Come Fly with Me
Clocks
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Cold Duck Time
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Come Fly with Me
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One of Coldplay's most popular hits, “Clocks” won Record of the Year at the 2004 Grammy Awards. Instantly recognizable and solidly scored, here is an excellent version for young jazz ensemble. Mark Taylor utilizes a small group alternating with the full band, along with a moderate Latin style in this effectively written version of this lesser-known jazz standard. Also featured is a solo for tenor sax and dynamically scored tutti ensemble sections. A perfect change of pace for festival use. Most notably recorded by Frank Sinatra, here is this familiar standard arranged effectively for younger bands. The style is an effortless-sounding medium swing, and this chart makes it enjoyable for listeners and players alike.
Comin' Home Baby Cool (from West Side Story) Copacabana - (At the Copa) - (At the Copa)
Comin' Home Baby
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Cool (from West Side Story)
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This funky rhythm and blues tune has a great laid back feel and the blues form makes it easy to solo over. Featuring a catchy bass riff and solid writing, your band will want to play this again and again. Includes a solo for alto. From one of the most famous musicals of all time, here is the swingin' and aptly titled “Cool.” Mark's version for young players remains true to the original but adds a touch of contemporary flair with the melody passed from section to section and solo space for trumpet. Timeless! John Berry brings a contemporary Latin flavor to this huge Barry Manilow hit from the 70's.  This chart features solos for trumpet and/or alto sax and some fresh harmonic twists.
Cotton Tail Count Bubba Crazy Little Thing Called Love
Cotton Tail
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Count Bubba
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Here is the classic Ellington swinger in a fabulous version for younger players. The drive and excitement of the original is still there as Mark starts out with a small combo of 2 tenors and 2 trombones, then gets the full band involved. Includes solos for alto and/or trombone and also for trumpet and/or piano. This chart will sound great with any band! Paul Murtha has skillfully adapted this monster chart from Gordon Goodwin's Big Phat Band to a younger level while still maintaining all the intensity and drive of the original. The trombones take the lead at the top followed by the trumpets then saxes, until finally the entire ensemble cuts loose. Includes solos for trumpet and alto sax. Great sounds for young players! From the rock group Queen, here is their popular swing tune in a fast-paced chart for young jazz ensemble. Sure to be a fun one to rehearse and perform!
Crazy Train Daahoud Dancing in the Street
Crazy Train
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Daahoud
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Dancing in the Street
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Heavy metal icon Ozzy Osbourne has his own hit TV series, and this classic rock tune is used as the theme. Except in a strange twist of musical irony, the version used for the TV series is a big band setting recorded by Pat Boone! This swingin' chart is based on that version and it really cooks! Legendary jazz trumpeter Clifford Brown was a gifted composer as well. Here is one of his best-known tunes in a skillfully arranged setting adapted for younger ensembles. Recorded in 1964 by Martha Reeves and the Vandellas, this moderate tempo rock hit became a signature tune of the Motown sound. John Wasson's soulful version for jazz ensemble stays true to the original feel while adding a bit of contemporary flare.
Day Tripper Devil with the Blue Dress Do It Again
Day Tripper
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Devil with the Blue Dress
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Do It Again
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Featuring one of the most recognizable bass riffs recorded by the Beatles, John Wasson brings us a fresh and creative setting for young jazz groups. With a hint of Latin style and smooth harmonies, this is sure to be an attractive addition to any program.

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No one could pen a melody like Gershwin and this lesser known song is still a gem. The trombones take the lead the first time around followed by the trumpets and later the saxes. This medium swing chart is nicely scored for the entire ensemble with no solos required.
Does Anybody Really Know What Time It Is? Don't Get Around Much Anymore Don't Stop Believin'
Don't Get Around Much Anymore
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Don't Stop Believin'
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From the very first album by the group Chicago, 'Chicago Transit Authority,' this easy-going shuffle tune still sounds great.  Includes solos for Trumpet and Tenor. One of the trademark tunes from the Duke Ellington library, this familiar jazz classic is solidly scored for young players in this terrific arrangement by Mark Taylor. When it comes to playable charts in a medium swing style, this one can't be beat!

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From the group Journey, this power ballad from 1981 has enjoyed renewed popularity thanks to the hit TV series Glee as well as multiple uses in film and even on Broadway. Sure to be a hit again!
Don't You Worry 'Bout a Thing Down for Double Doxy
Don't You Worry 'Bout a Thing
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Down for Double
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Doxy
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Of Stevie Wonder's many hits in the early '70s, this is one of his most distinctive and tuneful.  Written in a light rock style, this excellent arrangement features soaring melodies and strong ensemble sections. From the acclaimed guitarist for the Count Basie Orchestra, Freddie Greene, here is his medium swing classic Down for Double in an excellent arrangement for young players. With the saxes taking the lead complemented by figures from the brass, and short solos for tenor and trumpet, this chart swings hard from beginning to end. Jazz legend Sonny Rollins has given us so many fabulous jazz standards over the years. Mark Taylor has adapted one of Sonny's best tunes in this medium tempo chart for younger bands.
Dry Roasted Dynamite Early Autumn
Dry Roasted
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Dynamite
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Early Autumn
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Here's a terrific medium swing original that's perfect for younger groups.  Written with a Basie flavor, it features the sax section, short written piano fills, a flexible solo section and excellent ensemble writing throughout. Epitomizing the current dance club sound, here is the hit single recorded by Taio Cruz. With a catchy melody and driving groove this will quickly become a favorite. Woody Herman made this tune famous with its lush ballad style. This excellent arrangement for young bands features the entire sax section as well as a brief written solo for alto. Nicely scored to sound rich and full for the entire ensemble.
Easy Street Easy to Love EMANCIPATION BLUES
Easy Street
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Easy to Love
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EMANCIPATION BLUES
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John Berry's medium swing arrangement of this standard from the '40s flows nice and will make your young group sound great. In the beginning, it's mostly tutti ensemble, then the saxes are featured on the bridge and the 2nd verse. There is a solo for Trumpet and a full ensemble “out” chorus to finish it off. Sammy features the saxophones in this medium swing arrangement of the Cole Porter standard. Wonderful ensemble writing. No solos required. Oliver Nelson's well-known jazz standard is now available in a more playable version for younger bands. Roger's adaptation opens with the original gospel style chorale then launches into a medium blues shuffle. A duet of Alto and Trumpet is featured on the head and the ensemble figures are as effective as on the original. Required literature for every jazz program!
Enter Sandman Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic Everybody Needs Somebody to Love
Enter Sandman
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From heavy metal masters Metallica, this 1991 hit is one your players can really cut loose on. Arranged here as a feature for guitar, performance options are provided for bands without guitar. All of the signature lines are still here for a rockin' good time! Recorded by The Police and written in a distinctive reggae/rock vein, this is definitely not just your run-of-the-mill pop tune! Paul uses inventive colors and skilled ensemble writing to take advantage of the inherent fresh-sounding harmonies and energetic rhythmic grooves. A great-sounding chart! Recorded in the '60s by artists such as Wilson Pickett and The Rolling Stones, this gospel-flavored hit was then famously featured in the 1980 film The Blues Brothers. Paul Murtha's rockin' arrangement for young jazz ensemble brings out all the excitement and rhythmic energy of a Blues Brothers performance.

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Evil Ways Feliz Navidad Fever
Evil Ways
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Feliz Navidad
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Fever
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Young Jazz Ensemble – Grade 3

One of the all-time great grooves from the group Santana! This chart features solid ensemble writing and well-written rhythm parts. The optional open solo section is based on the two-chord vamp, making it easy even for young improvisers to get their feet wet.
Christmas music was never meant to be boring! Paul's infectious Latin style on this familiar classic will be the highlight of your holiday concert! This sultry laid back swing tune was made famous by Peggy Lee, and in the hands of Sammy Nestico you just know you are in for something special.  Great writing for young groups.
Flip, Flop and Fly Fly like an Eagle Fly Me To The Moon (In Other Words)
Flip, Flop and Fly
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Fly like an Eagle
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Swing is still the thing and this classic jump tune, recently featured in the movie “Chicken Run,” is filled with hot licks and plenty of drive. This rock hit from the Steve Miller Band was popular back in the '70s, but continues to receive airplay even today. Here's a solid chart for young bands filled with energy and drive. Here's one of the most recognizable standards ever written, effectively scored for youger groups by Mark Taylor in a Basie swing style.  This chart features tutti ensemble writing at its best, and also includes a short piano solo.
Footloose For Lena and Lennie Forget You
Footloose
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For Lena and Lennie
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Forget You
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Here is a solid, full ensemble treatment of this mega-hit recorded by Kenny Loggins. Features solos for trumpet and alto, and a driving rock feel. Here is a wonderful medium swing ballad based on the version Quincy Jones wrote for Count Basie, and also recorded on Quincy's own album “Quintessence.” The saxes lead the way to start with, followed by lush, full ensemble writing throughout, plus a short trumpet solo. This very playable arrangement is a perfect “down” number for any contest or festival. (Cherry Lane Music) With a sound similar to the pop hits of the 1960s, this upbeat tune was recording by Cee Lo Green and also performed on the TV show Glee by Gwyneth Paltrow. Paul's effective chart for young players features a tenor soloist in the beginning, then joined by the entire sax section. The brass get their chance, and a modulation kicks things into high gear to finish up.
Four Four Free Bird
Four
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Four
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Free Bird
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Miles Davis left a legacy of innovative playing and enduring compositions. Here is one of his best tunes in a swinging medium up-tempo arrangement for young bands by Mark Taylor. In the skilled hands of Mark Taylor, this medium uptempo jazz standard from Miles Davis works perfectly in this 6-horn format. Carefully using the combination of saxes and brass to full advantage, this one swings hard from start to finish. Includes solos for alto and guitar. (Grade 3) Originally recorded by Lynyrd Skynyrd, this is one of the most powerful “arena rock” tunes of all time. Opening in a rock ballad style, the chart finishes with a driving rock vamp featuring guitar or other soloists. Guaranteed to bring down the house.
Freeze Frame GEORGE OF THE JUNGLE Georgia on My Mind
Freeze Frame
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GEORGE OF THE JUNGLE
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Georgia on My Mind
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Recorded by the J. Geils Band in 1982, this familiar rock classic features a driving shuffle style and plenty of rhythmic energy. Also included is solo space for alto sax and trumpet. Everyone's favorite “man about the jungle” has his own unmistakable theme that is surprisingly hip for such a primitive guy! This is a fun chart that really swings (from tree to tree). At last...an easy ensemble-oriented chart on this great jazz classic.  Arranged in a laid-back Basie groove, this chart is everything you could ask for.
Gertrude's Bounce Get It On Get Ready
Gertrude's Bounce
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Get It On
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Get Ready
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This lesser-known Bud Powell composition features an upbeat melody and happy-go-lucky style that works great for jazz ensemble. Arranged here as a small group within a big band, it includes solos for tenor and trumpet. A marvelous, swingin' chart! This popular rock hit from the '60s was made famous by The Temptations and also Rare Earth.  The simple chord progression and rock style make this one particularly easy for young soloists learning to improvise.
Get Smart Go Daddy-O God Bless America
Get Smart
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Go Daddy-O
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God Bless America
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With its tongue-in-cheek spy music flavor, this familiar TV theme from the '60s (and summer movie sensation) will be a memorable selection for your band and audiences alike. From the premier jump swing band in the land, Big Bad Voodoo Daddy, here is their most requested tune.  The tempo is bright swing, and the riffs are hot and sassy.  Solos for alto and trumpet can be played as written or ad lib, and the blues changes make it easy for anyone to take ride. John Berry has come up with an excellent version of this Irving Berlin favorite that maintains a sense of reverence yet will sound great with a jazz ensemble. Easy to learn, this will make a nice addition to your programming needs.
Gold on the Ceiling Good Time Granada Smoothie - Jazz Ensemble
Gold on the Ceiling
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Good Time
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Recorded by The Black Keys, this popular rock anthem has been used for sporting events, video games, and television shows. Paul Murtha's driving chart features the trombones on the lead answered by the saxes and finally the entire ensemble. The flexible solo section can be used to feature one or more players.

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Recorded by Owl City and Carly Rae Jepsen, this up-beat rock tune is proving to be a current hit with mass appeal and staying power. With catchy melodies and a great feel, this is sure to be a hit on any program.

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Grade 3. (Taylor)
Groovin' Hard Groovin' High Hallelujah I Love Her So
Groovin' Hard
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Groovin' High
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Hallelujah I Love Her So
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One of the bebop classics that defined an era, Groovin' High (arranged here by Rick Stitzel) is a great introduction to the music of Dizzy Gillespie for your younger players. With careful attention to ranges and tempo, this chart is very playable and features solos for trumpet and alto. The Ray Charles sound comes through loud and clear in this distinctive gospel/rock arrangement for young bands. Featured in the hit movie Ray, this solid chart has a driving feel throughout, interspersed with the trademark stop-time phrases.
Harlem Nocturne Hawaii Five-O Theme Here Comes Santa Claus (Right Down Santa Claus Lane)
Harlem Nocturne
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Hawaii Five-O Theme
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The ultimate Alto Sax feature!  John Berry makes it work for younger groups in this well-written chart.  Guaranteed winner. One of the most recognized TV themes of all time is hot again thanks to the new hit version of the original series. Paul's authentic-sounding arrangement races through a variety of key centers and gives every section of the ensemble something cool to play. Requires no solos. Featuring a Basie-like style and a medium swing tempo, here is a great choice for your next holiday concert. Solos are included for trumpet and alto.
Here's That Rainy Day Here, There and Everywhere (Tenor Feature) Hip-Hug-Her
Here's That Rainy Day
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Hip-Hug-Her
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Featuring an easy solo for alto sax, here's one of the great slow jazz ballads of all time.  A best-seller. Young Jazz Ensemble – Grade 3

Beatles songs often work well in surprising settings. Mark Taylor takes this Lennon and McCartney favorite and transforms it into a swingin' jazz waltz! After a short unison riff sets up the style, the tenor soloist takes over. The brass handle the bridge followed by a written or ad lib. solo for tenor and a marvelous chorus for the full ensemble. Unique and effective!
From Booker T. & the MG's, this is one of the funkiest instrumental tunes ever written. Roger does a nice job of adapting it for young jazz ensemble. Includes solos for tenor and trumpet.
Hooked on a Feeling Hot Hot Hot I Believe I Can Fly
Hooked on a Feeling
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Hot Hot Hot
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I Believe I Can Fly
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Recorded by Blue Swede in 1974, this familiar hit was featured prominently in the blockbuster movie Guardians of the Galaxy as a part of the film's “Awesome Mix.” Instantly recognizable with the “ooga chaka” jungle chant, the popularity of this tune is now reaching a new generation.

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Made famous by Buster Poindexter, this perennial dance hit is loaded with Latin excitement and rhythmic drive. The trombones and saxes share the spotlight in this “hot” chart from Roger Holmes. Featured in the hit movie Space Jam (starring Michael Jordan and Bugs Bunny) this hit by R. Kelly has become an enduring pop ballad. Including solos for piano and alto sax, this is a great choice for change of pace programming for jazz ensemble.
I Concentrate on You - Tenor Sax Solo with Jazz Ensemble - Tenor Sax Solo with Jazz Ensemble I Dreamed a Dream (from Les Misérables) I Got You (I Feel Good)
I Got You (I Feel Good)
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Feature your tenor sax soloist in a very comfortable and smooth-sounding range with this soft bossa style arrangement of Cole Porter's standard. Well-styled ensemble writing combined with the soloist help make this a perfect change-of-pace arrangement. Here's the touching ballad from the landmark musical (and recent motion picture) Les Misérables in a nicely paced and solidly scored arrangement for young jazz ensembles. A beautiful change of pace for any occasion.

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Want some excitement in your next concert?  You need some energetic 60's rock from James Brown!  Your band will love this one!
I Gotta Feeling I Heard It Through the Grapevine I HEARD IT THROUGH THE GRAPEVINE
I Gotta Feeling
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From the acclaimed CD The E.N.D by the Black Eyed Peas, this mega-hit was number one on the charts for more than 3 months, and was also nominated for two Grammy awards. Featuring a driving groove and a familiar melody, here is a solid arrangement for jazz ensemble sure to bring a contemporary edge to your next concert. This Motown classic was a hit for Marvin Gaye in the 60's and later made popular by the California Raisins. John Berry gives it a new spin in this powerful version for jazz ensemble. The melody is traded between the saxes and trumpets, and solos are included for alto sax and trumpet. This Motown classic from The Temptations has a great medium rock groove that's perfect for young combos and easy to solo with.
I Love Lucy I Remember Clifford I Want It All (from High School Musical 3)
I Love Lucy
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I Remember Clifford
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One of the all-time favorite TV themes, this is also an amazingly sophisticated and exciting Latin/Jazz composition. In the expert hands of Michael Mossman, here is an authentic-sounding version that even young bands can tackle. Grade 3. (Vax) From the third High School Musical installment (released on the big screen!) here is an upbeat winner with plenty of drive and catchy horn riffs. This chart features a high-energy rock style throughout, plus a short section of hard-hitting swing near the end.
I Want You Back I'll Be Home for Christmas I'm a Believer
I Want You Back
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I'll Be Home for Christmas
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I'm a Believer
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The music of the Jackson 5 remains as popular today as ever. Here is one of their biggest hits from the Motown era in a funky arrangement by John Wasson. Skillfully scored for the entire band.

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What a beautiful way to add a little holiday cheer to your Winter concert. Written in a ballad style, there are short solos for alto sax and trumpet along with a very effective modulation with the full ensemble. Originally recorded by The Monkees, and recently revived for the movie Shrek, this tune rocks from beginning to end. Sure to be popular with all audiences.
I'm Beginning To See the Light If I Didn't Have You - (From Monsters, Inc.) - (From Monsters, Inc.) If You Can't Rock Me
If You Can't Rock Me
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The academy award-winning song from “Monsters, Inc.” makes a very nice swing chart for jazz ensemble. With Randy Newman's unmistakable style and John Berry's expertise for young players, you can't go wrong with this fun chart. Here is a brand new tune recorded by The Brian Setzer Orchestra for the movie Stuart Little.  Paul's chart features a swingin' rock-a-billy style and hot ensemble licks.
In a Mellow Tone In a Sentimental Mood - (Trumpet Feature) - (Trumpet Feature) In Summer - from FROZEN - from FROZEN
In a Mellow Tone
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One of the all-time Ellington classics is this elegant medium swing tune. Mark's smooth arrangement features plenty of rich ensemble scoring plus solos for trumpet and trombone. Jazz Classics for the Young Ensemble – Grade 3

No one handles Ellington for younger ensembles better than Mark Taylor, and this well-crafted arrangement shows why. Although Mark uses a written trumpet solo on the bridge, the main theme is handled by the full ensemble playing primarily tutti rhythms. Included are solos for trumpet and tenor (written or ad lib.) then a brief double time swing section featuring the entire ensemble. We think the Duke himself would have liked this one.
From Disney's animated hit movie Frozen and sung by Olaf the snowman, this entertaining song features a light “soft shoe” style that adapts quite naturally for jazz ensemble. With skillful trading of the melody and slipping into a straight ahead swing style, this is sure to be hit at your next concert.

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In the Mood Indiana (Back Home Again in Indiana) It Don't Mean a Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing)
In the Mood
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Young Jazz Ensemble – Grade 3

Arranged here in a Basie swing style, this solid chart will make young bands sound great. Including some sophisticated harmonies and creative ensemble lines, this upbeat arrangement is sure to become a favorite.
This chart has it all. Featuring a great swing feel, solid scoring and dynamic contrasts, this arrangement is perfect for younger bands just learning to swing, or experienced bands showing that they can! Includes written or ad lib. solos for alto sax, trumpet and piano.
It Might as Well Be Spring It's Too Late - Alto Sax Feature - Alto Sax Feature Ja-Da
It Might as Well Be Spring
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Ja-Da
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Feature your drummer on brushes with this classy chart on a well-known standard. The ensemble plays mostly tutti rhythms with solo fills provided by the drums. A great concept on a wonderful tune. Also included is a trumpet solo. This classic hit from Carole King is arranged here in a light cha-cha style and features an alto sax soloist. Nice change of pace for concert or festival. Sammy has done a masterful job with this early jazz classic.  Written specifically wtih younger players in mind, this one is guaranteed to boost your band's confidence level and help them sound terrific.
Jazz Combo Pak #10 Jazz Combo Pak #13 Jazz Combo Pak #14
Jazz Combo Pak #10
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Jazz Combo Pak #13
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Jazz Combo Pak #14
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The Hal Leonard Jazz Combo Paks are a versatile and inexpensive way to put four fantastic charts in front of your high school or college combo. The flexible instrumentation provides many options for covering the parts; the arrangements are absolutely top notch; and at $45.00 for four standards you will never find a better value.

Instrumentation:

- Line 1 (lead or harmony): Alto Sax, Trumpet, Soprano Sax, Clarinet, Flute, Vibes

- Line 2 (lead or harmony): Alto Sax, Bari Sax, Trumpet, Soprano Sax, Clarinet, Trombone

- Line 3: Bari Sax, Tenor Sax, Trumpet, Trombone

Pak #10 includes: Groovin' High; Bluesette; Meditation; Woodchopper's Ball.
The Hal Leonard Jazz Combo Paks are a versatile and inexpensive way to put four fantastic charts in front of your high school or college combo. The flexible instrumentation provides many options for covering the parts; the arrangements are absolutely top notch; and at $45.00 for four standards you will never find a better value.

Instrumentation:

- Line 1 (lead or harmony): Alto Sax, Trumpet, Soprano Sax, Clarinet, Flute, Vibes

- Line 2 (lead or harmony): Alto Sax, Bari Sax, Trumpet, Soprano Sax, Clarinet, Trombone

- Line 3: Bari Sax, Tenor Sax, Trumpet, Trombone

Pak #13 includes: Come in from the Rain • Nutville • Our Day Will Come • So Nice (Summer Samba). (Note: CD includes tracks for two paks.)
The Hal Leonard Jazz Combo Paks are a versatile and inexpensive way to put four fantastic charts in front of your high school or college combo. The flexible instrumentation provides many options for covering the parts; the arrangements are absolutely top notch; and at $45.00 for four standards you will never find a better value.

Instrumentation:

- Line 1 (lead or harmony): Alto Sax, Trumpet, Soprano Sax, Clarinet, Flute, Vibes

- Line 2 (lead or harmony): Alto Sax, Bari Sax, Trumpet, Soprano Sax, Clarinet, Trombone

- Line 3: Bari Sax, Tenor Sax, Trumpet, Trombone

Pak #14 includes: I'll Take Romance • Just the Way You Are • One Note Samba (Samba De Uma Nota So) • Stompin' at the Savoy.
Jazz Combo Pak #20 Jazz Combo Pak #21 Jazz Combo Pak #23 (More Miles Davis)
Jazz Combo Pak #20
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Jazz Combo Pak #21
Retail Price: $45.00
The Hal Leonard Jazz Combo Paks are a versatile and inexpensive way to put four fantastic charts in front of your high school or college combo. The flexible instrumentation provides many options for covering the parts; the arrangements are absolutely top notch; and at $45.00 for four standards you will never find a better value.

Instrumentation:

- Line 1 (lead or harmony): Alto Sax, Trumpet, Soprano Sax, Clarinet, Flute, Vibes

- Line 2 (lead or harmony): Alto Sax, Bari Sax, Trumpet, Soprano Sax, Clarinet, Trombone

- Line 3: Bari Sax, Tenor Sax, Trumpet, Trombone

Pak #20 includes: On a Clear Day (You Can See Forever) • 'S Wonderful • Samba De Orfeu • Yesterdays.
The Hal Leonard Jazz Combo Paks are a versatile and inexpensive way to put four fantastic charts in front of your high school or college combo. The flexible instrumentation provides many options for covering the parts; the arrangements are absolutely top notch; and at $45.00 for four standards you will never find a better value.

Instrumentation:

- Line 1 (lead or harmony): Alto Sax, Trumpet, Soprano Sax, Clarinet, Flute, Vibes

- Line 2 (lead or harmony): Alto Sax, Bari Sax, Trumpet, Soprano Sax, Clarinet, Trombone

- Line 3: Bari Sax, Tenor Sax, Trumpet, Trombone

Pak #21 includes: The Birth of the Blues • Body and Soul • Darn That Dream • The Song Is You.
The Hal Leonard Jazz Combo Paks are a versatile and inexpensive way to put four fantastic charts in front of your high school or college combo. The flexible instrumentation provides many options for covering the parts; the arrangements are absolutely top notch; and at $45.00 for four standards you will never find a better value.

Instrumentation:

- Line 1 (lead or harmony): Alto Sax, Trumpet, Soprano Sax, Clarinet, Flute, Vibes

- Line 2 (lead or harmony): Alto Sax, Bari Sax, Trumpet, Soprano Sax, Clarinet, Trombone

- Line 3: Bari Sax, Tenor Sax, Trumpet, Trombone

Pak #23 includes: All Blues • Freddie Freeloader • Nardis • 'Round Midnight. (Note: CD includes tracks for two paks.)
Jazz Combo Pak #24 Jazz Combo Pak #28 (Duke Ellington) Jazz Combo Pak #35 (Cannonball Adderley)
Jazz Combo Pak #24
Retail Price: $45.00
The Hal Leonard Jazz Combo Paks are a versatile and inexpensive way to put four fantastic charts in front of your high school or college combo. The flexible instrumentation provides many options for covering the parts; the arrangements are absolutely top notch; and at $45.00 for four standards you will never find a better value.

Instrumentation:

- Line 1 (lead or harmony): Alto Sax, Trumpet, Soprano Sax, Clarinet, Flute, Vibes

- Line 2 (lead or harmony): Alto Sax, Bari Sax, Trumpet, Soprano Sax, Clarinet, Trombone

- Line 3: Bari Sax, Tenor Sax, Trumpet, Trombone

Pak #24 includes: After You've Gone, Basin Street Blues, Tenderly, Witchcraft.
The Hal Leonard Jazz Combo Paks are a versatile and inexpensive way to put four fantastic charts in front of your high school or college combo. The flexible instrumentation provides many options for covering the parts; the arrangements are absolutely top notch; and at $45.00 for four standards you will never find a better value.

Instrumentation:

- Line 1 (lead or harmony): Alto Sax, Trumpet, Soprano Sax, Clarinet, Flute, Vibes

- Line 2 (lead or harmony): Alto Sax, Bari Sax, Trumpet, Soprano Sax, Clarinet, Trombone

- Line 3: Bari Sax, Tenor Sax, Trumpet, Trombone

Pak #28 includes: C-Jam Blues • Caravan • Do Nothin' Till You Hear from Me • In a Mellow Tone.
The Hal Leonard Jazz Combo Paks are a versatile and inexpensive way to put four fantastic charts in front of your high school or college combo. The flexible instrumentation provides many options for covering the parts; the arrangements are absolutely top notch; and at $45.00 for four standards you will never find a better value.

Instrumentation:

- Line 1 (lead or harmony): Alto Sax, Trumpet, Soprano Sax, Clarinet, Flute, Vibes

- Line 2 (lead or harmony): Alto Sax, Bari Sax, Trumpet, Soprano Sax, Clarinet, Trombone

- Line 3: Bari Sax, Tenor Sax, Trumpet, Trombone

Pak #35 includes: Dat Dere; Sack of Woe; The Jive Samba; Work Song.