A Penthouse Dawn by Oliver Nelson. Arranged by Oliver Nelson. For jazz ensemble (5-4-4-4). Oliver Nelson Big Band Series. Ballad. Grade 3-4. Score and set of parts. Published by Sierra Music (S1.SMP-372).
Oliver Nelson wrote the most beautiful melodies!! This is an alto saxophone feature and was recorded by Phil Woods and the Jazz Interactions Orchestra in 1967 (hear it on the Verve Jazz Masters 48 CD). This is a stunning composition by Nelson. The band parts are very accessible to most players. 5-4-4-4.