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  • A Horse With No Name

    BIG BAND INSTRUMENTAL. This is a simple swing-feel chart with a very catchy melody and very modest ranges. A flexible solo section can be used for all players, any groupings, or an individual solo. Learn More
  • A Time For Love

    This is one of Sammy Nestico's best! It features a trombone solo (which was written for Bill Watrous) that goes up to high B-flat and requires a strong performer, but in the right hands, it's dynamite. Definitely first class! (4:26) Learn More
  • Absoludicrous

    Gordon Goodwin's "Absoludicrous" is a totally hip and fun chart played at 120 BPM. The electric piano will sound great on the funky piano introduction. Written solos are provided for alto / bari, tenor, trumpet, and trombone. The lead trumpet range is up to written high C. Auxiliary percussion, flute, and vibes part provided. A hit for any show! (6:04) Learn More
  • Act Your Age

    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 programme. Learn More
  • Africa

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

    A jazz waltz, this standard is a familiar song from the Disney movie. Arranger Jack Cooper delivers an upbeat swingin’ waltz that will be an ideal contrast to any concert. Includes solo space for alto and trumpet, lead trumpet range is to written A above the staff, a big shout chorus and all the optional parts. Learn More
  • All About That Bass

    You know it, you love it! At 136 BPM, this rock hit will please everyone. It doesn't include any individual solos---the ensemble bounces the melody from section to section with a nice groove. "All About That Bass" features very easy trumpet ranges and optional parts. Hey, it's all about this chart! (3:11) Learn More
  • Begin the Beguine

    This is a truly authentic transcription of Artie Shaw's classic version of BEGIN THE BEGUINE. Jeff Hest has meticulously notated every detail of this famous chart. Since it was such an important song in the genre, this arrangement creates a great opportunity to teach your students about the history of the big band. (duration 3:19) Learn More
  • Blue Rondo A La Turk

    A show-stopping tour de force! Dave Brubeck's fabulous tune from his classic quartet album Time Out. Arranger Kris Berg worked hard on this chart to capture the essence of Brubeck. The meter changes from 9/8 to 12/8 Afro-Cuban groove with the Brubeck rhythm patterns. Solo space for alto 1, trumpet 2 and drums. Lead trumpet goes up to high C. This is an exceptional chart for concert or festival! (5:03) Learn More
  • Blues Mode

    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! Learn More
  • Bridge Over Troubled Waters

    Arranger Alan Baylock delivers his distinctive, lush, and in-demand ballad style to this wonderful song in a more contemporary setting. At 92 BPM, there are no individual solos, just delicious harmony throughout. The trumpet section frequently carries the melody and lead trumpet range is to written high C. There are the usual optional parts included plus vibraphone. Sensational ballad! Looking for more Music for Strings? Please see our String Orchestra section in "Arrangement Type" found on our home page. Learn More
  • But Not for Me

    "But Not for Me" from Girl Crazy is a superb vocal with a big band chart on a great standard. Features include a vocal range from B-flat below middle C to third space C, lead trumpet range to A-flat, and the swing tempo is around 134 BPM. Check out the written trombone solo and the fine sax soli. A great chart for your vocalist. Sing it ! (3:06) Learn More
  • Caravan

    This 'barn burner' by outstanding arranger John Wasson was recorded by the very hot Jim Widner Big Band for his commercially available CD Body and Soul on the Chase Music Group label. Pure Latin fire from start to finish, this difficult chart will have your students begging to practice. With the opportunity for an extended alto sax solo, this Rolls Royce of an arrangement is definitely top-notch! This excerpt recording is courtesy of Chase Music Group. (2:08) Learn More
  • Chelsea Bridge

    Ah,  this beautiful ballad by Billy strayhorn is full of lush textures.  Every performance needs a ballad, and this one is truly superb. Learn More
  • Chili Today, Hot Tamale

    A great title and great chart. A samba groove in cut time around 90 BPM, accessible for a solid grade 2 level. Written solos for trombone 1 and tenor sax 1, and trumpet 1 range goes to written A above the staff with optional lower notes. This chart is fun to play and loaded with energy! (3:20) Learn More
  • Cold Duck Time

    "Cold Duck Time" is an exciting chart from the first note! This one has a straight-eighth groove at 120 BPM with a written tenor solo. The lead trumpet range is to written C above the staff. Includes optional flute and vibes parts too. Outstanding chart! (6:34) Learn More
  • Coral Reef

     In the style of the great Basie band, this medium -tempo swing chart will give your young band a mature sound Learn More
  • Defibrillator

    Nothing makes you tap your foot like a shuffle and this one has a monster back-beat groove.  A very hip melody line, written out solos for tenor sax and 1st trombone.  check out the hot bari sax part ,too! Learn More
  • Double or Nothing

    If you ever wanted to play an easy  swingin' shuffle, this is it.  The written tenor solo swings, the ensamble swings even harder, and the strong back beat on beat 2 will grab you. Learn More
  • Down To The Nightclub

    From the group Tower of Power, this funky chart hits the mark. At 180 BPM, the chart includes solos for tenor, trombone, or guitar, with a lead trumpet range to written high C. Lots of ensemble, too! (2:47) Learn More

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