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EARLY SMALL BAND
JAZZ ARRANGEMENTS AND TRANSCRIPTIONS
BY BENT PERSSON

update 2016-07-07



TRANSCRIPTIONS FOR SMALL BANDS

title composers recording/
reduced
tp tb sax    cl rhythm vo print
AIN'T-CHA GLAD Waller-F.Henderson H Henderson 33 reduced 1 1 as ts 2 sb (vo)   40
BLUE INTERLUDE (excerpt) Carter Chocolate Dandies 33 1 1 as ts   sb     40
BODY AND SOUL Green Allen 35 1 1 as ts   sb     50
CALL OF THE DELTA Bailey Bailey 34 1 1 as 1 sb     50
CAMP MEETING BLUES Oliver King Oliver's Creole Jazz Band 23 2 1   1 tu (opt) p     40
EL RADO SCUFFLE Rose Noone 30     as 1 tu p   pr 40
FLORIDA STOMP J Eldridge Roy E 37 1 1 as ts   sb     40
HAPPY FEET Ager-Yellen H Henderson 33 red 1 1 as ts 2 sb (vo)   40
HEARTBREAK BLUES Hawkins Allen-Hawkins 33 1 1 as ts   sb     40
HOUSE IN HARLEM FOR SALE Van Heusen-Arlen Allen 35 1 1 as ts 1 sb     40
I KNOW THAT YOU KNOW Youmans Noone 28     as 1 tu p   pr 30
I’LL BE A FRIEND WITH PLEASURE Pinkard   1 1 as     vo   50
JAMAICA SHOUT H Henderson Hawkins 33 1 1 as ts   sb     60
the RIVER’S TAKING CARE OF ME Adams-Greer Allen-Hawkins 33 1 1 as ts     vo   40
(I WISH I COULD SHIMMY LIKE MY) SISTER KATE C Williams (Armstrong) Allen-Hawkins 33 1 1 ts 1 sb     50
SOME SWEET DAY Jackson Armstrong 33 reduced 1 1 as ts     vo   40
YOU'RE NOT THE KIND Hudson-Mills Allen 36 1 1 as ts   sb     50


ARRANGEMENTS FOR SMALL BANDS

title composers recording/
reduced
tp tb sax cl rhythm vo print
BEWITCHED Rodgers-Hart for Maxine Sullivan 81 1 1 as ts     vo   30
IF YOU WERE MINE Mercer-Malneck   1 1 as ts     vo   40
I GOTTA RIGHT TO SING THE BLUES Arlen-Koehler for MS 83 1 1 as ts   sb vo   50
I’LL BE SEEING YOU Kahal-Fain for Maxine 81 1 1 as ts     vo   40
I'LL NEVER BE THE SAME Mercer-Malneck for low alto vo 1 1 as 1   vo   40
LIZA Gershwin   1 1 as ts         50
MAYBE IT’S BECAUSE I LOVE YOU TOO MUCH Berlin tb feat 1 1 as ts   sb vo   30
SKYLARK v2 Carmichael   1 1 as   bsx g     40
SKYLARK v3 Carmichael   1 1 as   bsx g     40
SOMEDAY YOU'LL BE SORRY Armstrong   1 1   3       30





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