Jazz Ensemble - Grade 4.5
Composed by George Gershwin (1898-1937) and Dorothy Heyward. Arranged by Lisa DeSpain. Jazz Ensemble; Masterworks. Premier Jazz Series. 20th Century; Broadway; Jazz; Masterwork Arrangement; Standard. Conductor Score & Parts. 80 pages. Published by Alfred Music (AP.JEM01046).
Item Number: AP.JEM01046
If you're looking for a flugelhorn and piano feature, you found it right here! Composer Lisa DeSpain is a brilliant young writer with the following credentials: recipient of emerging composers for ASCAP/IAJE, commissioned by the American Composer Forum, and awarded the Julius Hemphill Jazz Composers Award, and she leads her own New York City big band to name only a few accolades. This is a superb ballad that is lush, harmonically rich, and simply a beautiful chart. The featured solos are tasty, musical, and set perfectly to showcase the soloists. Perfect for festivals or concerts!