Basin Street Blues

Basin Street Blues

Series: Essential Elements Jazz Ensemb Score & Parts Composer: Spencer Williams Arranger: Michael Sweeney

Level: 1-2

Introduce your beginning group to the concept of “call and response” (so common in early jazz) with this carefully written, easy arrangement of this well-known jazz standard. Like all titles in the Essential Elements Jazz Ensemble series, it includes exercises to help teach style, as well as sample written solos.

These full-length Grade 1.5 arrangements are the perfect “next step” for bands using the EE Jazz method, and also stand on their own as great easy charts for young players.

• Written for full band/playable with 3 saxes, 2 trumpets, 1 trombone and rhythm section

• Full recording included

• Each arrangement is a self-contained teaching unit with exercises for melody, rhythm and improvisation

• Includes opt. parts for flute, clarinet, F horn and tuba.

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Instrumentation Number of Parts Pages Per Part
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
C TREBLE/VIBES 1 2
FLUTE 1 2
BB CLARINET 1 2
F HORN 1 2
TUBA 1 2
PIANO 1 3

$40.00 (US) Inventory #HL 07010951 UPC: 073999243956 Width: 9.0" Length: 12.0"

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