Blue Rondo Ã la Turk (For Percussion Sextet with Optional Bass Guitar). By Dave Brubeck. Arranged by Jeff Moore. For Multi Percussion Ensemble. Percussion - Ensemble. Alfred's Pop Percussion Ensemble Series. Jazz. 28 pages. Published by Alfred Music (AP.32644).
In celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Dave Brubeck landmark jazz recording "Time Out," Alfred presents a percussion ensemble arrangement of the popular Brubeck composition from that album, Blue Rondo Ã la Turk, written especially for the developing intermediate and advanced percussion ensemble. This arrangement captures the essence and form of his masterpiece, including mixed meters with a 12-bar blues and the classic Joe Morello drum track.