It Don't Mean a Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing) composed by Duke Ellington, words by Irving Mills. Arranged by Victor LÃ³pez. Jazz Ensemble. Jazz Ensemble; Part(s); Score. Jazz Vocal Series. Jazz. Grade 2. 90 pages. Published by Belwin Music (AP.38705).
Swingin' and singin' with big band! This chart practically plays itself. The key is F minor, the vocal range is middle C to 3rd space C, and the lead trumpet range is to written F top line. Solo space is for tenor, trombone, alto, and trumpet, or optional vocal scat, all written-out.