The Simian Strut composed by Curt Berg. Medium To Advanced Level Big Band Chart. Published by Walrus Music Publishing (WA.50821).
Bright cut-time funk tune with a jazz "4" solo section. It was recorded by Montreal's Denny Christianson Big Band. An alto solo is followed by a soli featuring drums & ensemble. A strong contrapuntal ensemble section leads to the bridge, & then to a climactic ending. No dbls. Lead trpt to high G. Med-diff.