Band, Jazz, & Orchestra

Take the “A” Train

Take the “A” Train

Series: Discovery Jazz Publisher: Hal Leonard Format: Softcover Score & Parts Composer: Billy Strayhorn Arranger: Michael Sweeney

Level: 1.5

Billy Strayhorn's iconic jazz standard, recorded by Duke Ellington, is skillfully adapted in this easy version. From the trademark introduction, saxes on the main theme, and short written or ad lib. solos, this will sound great even with young players.

The Discovery Jazz Series features arrangements written for full band, playable with 3 saxes, 2 tpts., 1 tbn., rhythm section. Each arrangement includes optional parts for flute, clarinet, F horn and tuba and full length recordings available for each arrangement.

Instrumentation Number of Parts Pages Per Part
CONDUCTOR SCORE (FULL SCORE) 1 12
ALTO SAX 1 1 2
ALTO SAX 2 1 2
TENOR SAX 1 1 2
TENOR SAX 2 1 2
BARITONE SAX 1 2
TRUMPET 1 1 2
TRUMPET 2 1 2
TRUMPET 3 1 2
TROMBONE 1 1 2
TROMBONE 2 1 2
TROMBONE 3 1 2
GUITAR 1 2
BASS 1 2
DRUMS 1 2
VIBES 1 2
FLUTE 1 2
BB CLARINET 1 1 2
BB CLARINET 2 1 2
F HORN 1 2
TUBA 1 2
PIANO 1 4

$40.00 (US) Inventory #HL 07013724 UPC: 840126964578 Width: 9.0" Length: 12.0"

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