Christmas Jazz Favorites #1 arranged by Lennie Niehaus. For saxophone quartet (soprano, alto, tenor and baritone saxophones). Christmas and Jazz. Grade 3. Full score and set of performance parts. Duration 8 minutes. Published by Kendor Music Inc (KN.15945).
In this well-crafted suite featuring moderate swing, ballad, jazz waltz and bright swing styles, a good mix of solo, duo and tutti passages guarantees that every player shares the spotlight. Abundant articulations help ensure a stylistically solid performance, and dramatic moments throughout create momentum and excitement. Total duration 8:00.