Frosty The Snow Man by Steve Nelson and Jack Rollins. Arranged by Jeff Jarvis. For woodwind quintet (flute, oboe, Bb clarinet, french horn and bassoon). Christmas. Grade 3.5. Score and set of parts. Duration 2 minutes, 30 seconds. Published by Kendor Music Inc (KN.16872).
Adapted by jazz writer Jeff Jarvis, this Christmas favorite by Jack Rollins and Steve Nelson about the happy-go-lucky snow man with the corncob pipe, a button nose and two eyes made out of coal features catchy, yet accessible swing rhythms and provides brief rests for each player at strategic intervals. Dense, satisfying jazz voicings give this selection a lighthearted, authentic jazz flavor. Duration 2:30.