Through the Door composed by Mark Thome. For big band. Medium to difficult. Score and parts. Published by Walrus Music Publishing (WA.55182).
After a short Gil Evans inspired introduction Through The Door settles into a contemporary, modal straight eigth note groove with brief moments of swing separating the "A" sections. There is an interesting use of instrumental groupings and colors mixing open and muted brass with flugel, flute, and saxes. Solo: trombone, flugel. Trumpet range G above staff. Flute, Alto, Tenor, Tenor, Bari (optl Bass Cl) 4/4/G,P,B,D.