Jolly Old St. Nick by Traditional. Arranged by Ryan Fraley. For jazz band. FJH Developing Jazz Ensemble. Full set (score and parts). Score only also available: JE4006S. Christmas. Grade 2. Score and set of parts. Composed 2000. Duration 2:25. Published by The FJH Music Company Inc (FJ.JE4006).
Listeners will enjoy the straight ahead ensemble blowing on this holiday standard. The head is heard first with alto and two trumpets, and passed around the ensemble so everyone gets into playing the lead line. This medium-easy swinger will keep your audience toe-tapping all the way home.
About FJH Developing Jazz Ensemble
Ideal for middle school jazz ensembles and smaller high school programs. Playable with as few as 4 saxes, 3 trumpets, 2 trombones, and rhythm section. Written solos are provided along with suggested parts for rhythm section and drum set. Guitar chord guide included. Grades 2 - 2.5