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Take A Break Blues                                                                                                Doug Beach

by George Shutack                                                                                                 Threshold Series

Many of the famous Count Basie charts were built on riffs, or short                                               Medium easy to medium charts for
melodic ideas that were repeated several times over the blues progres-                                            advancing groups.
sion. This swing original is the perfect vehicle to introduce young play-
ers to this concept. Scored for 4 horns with rhythm section and                                        Blackwing Blues
expandable to full big band, written or ad lib solos for all are included,
along with optional parts for flute, clarinet and horn in F.                                           by Doug Beach
#41933 .......................................................................................... $42
                                                                                                       Commissioned by the Waverly High School Jazz Ensemble (NE)
   ScoreSync  SoloMate                                                                                 directed by Jim Kucera, this straight-ahead swinger provides an abun-
                                                                                                       dance of teaching opportunities. The strong melody, solid ensemble
              Doug Beach First                                                                         writing, blues based changes and an open solo section (written or ad
                                                                                                       lib) all combine to create a chart that can be an effective opener or
              Edition Series                                                                           closer.
                                                                                                       #42436 .......................................................................................... $52
              Easy to medium easy charts for
              developing groups, scored for 12-17                                                      ScoreSync               SoloMate
              players.
                                                                                                       Morning Story
Around The Bend
                                                                                                       by Tom Garling
by George Shutack
                                                                                                       With an infectious straight eighth bossa-rock groove, hip voicings and
The solid rock feel coupled with blues changes will make even the                                      a strong melody, this chart is sure to be a hit on any concert. The open
youngest players feel comfortable. With a strong melody, great ensem-                                  solo section (written or ad lib) for alto sax and trumpet provides plenty
ble writing, and an open solo section (written or ad lib), this chart will                             of space to stretch.
be a great fit on any program. Scored for 12-17 players, optional parts                                #42695 .......................................................................................... $52
are included for flute, clarinet, horn in F, tuba and vibes.
#42008 .......................................................................................... $48  ScoreSync               SoloMate 1

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Blame It On The Blues                                                                                  by Bret Zvacek

by Doug Beach                                                                                          This chart is a spirited shuffle that is guaranteed to get the band and
                                                                                                       the audience grooving. Lots of catchy figures, powerful ensemble sec-
Here is the perfect vehicle for students to learn the essentials of swing                              tions, and an engaging groove give this chart a lot of energy without a
rhythms and phrasing. The blues harmonies create a foundation that                                     lot of extreme demands on the players. And with a solo section over
players will feel comfortable with in both ensemble sections and solo                                  standard F blues, you can open it up to feature anyone (written or ad
spots (written or ad lib). This one will make a great opener or closer on                              lib). Perfect as an opener or closer.
your next program. Scored for 12-17 players, optional parts are                                        #42833 .......................................................................................... $52
included for flute, clarinet, horn in F, tuba and vibes.
#42032 .......................................................................................... $48  ScoreSync               SoloMate

   ScoreSync  SoloMate                                                                                 Theme For Bill

ENCORE EDITION                                                                                         by Mike Tomaro

Fat Cat                                                                                                Commissioned by the Northwestern University Jazz Orchestra (LA) in
                                                                                                       honor of Bill Causey Jr., this beautiful straight 8th ballad will provide a
by Doug Beach                                                                                          perfect change of pace on any program. The pensive melody is backed
                                                                                                       throughout by the lush orchestration. A short piano solo (written or ad
Scored for 12-17 players, this swing tune features an open solo section                                lib) provides just the right contrast to the ensemble work in this chart.
(written or ad lib), modest brass ranges, and lots of full-ensemble                                    #42877 .......................................................................................... $52
scoring.
#42110 .......................................................................................... $48  ScoreSync               SoloMate

   ScoreSync                                                                                                       Essential Rhythms

Untold Story                                                                                                       For Jazz Ensemble

by Doug Beach & George Shutack                                                                                     by Doug Beach
                                                                                                                   & George Shutack
This beautiful ballad is the perfect showcase for your trumpet soloist.
The pensive melody and rich harmony combine to create a wonderful                                                                 This exciting set of full-group exercises
change of pace chart. While there is a short section that may be impro-                                                           featuring swing, rock and Latin rhythms
vised, the solo part is entirely written and no improvisation is required.                                                        presents a series of four-bar phrases
Scored for 12-17 players, optional parts are included for flute, clarinet,                                                        for each style. One phrase in each style
horn in F, tuba and vibes.                                                                             section is designed for improvisation practice, making this
#42357 .......................................................................................... $48  easy-medium material ideal for daily warm-ups. #43505,
                                                                                                       $52
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