Give Up the Funk (Tear the Roof Off That Sucker). By George Clinton, Bootsy Collins, and Jerome Brailey [Parliament]. Arranged by Ralph Ford. Jazz Ensemble. Jazz Ensemble; Part(s); Score. Jazz Band Series. Funk; Jazz. Grade 3. 98 pages. Published by Belwin Music (AP.36061).
This funk classic is infused with all the "pocket" you could want. Written-out solos provided for tenor, bari sax, trumpet 2, and trombone 1, plus there is a break-down section that begins with funky drums and builds into the whole ensemble.
"This funk classic gets the royal treatment in this great arrangement."
Kevin Schoenbach, The Instrumentalist.