In A Mellow Tone composed by Duke Ellington (1899-1974). Arranged by Lennie Niehaus. For baritone horn-tuba quartet (2 baritone horns and 2 tubas). Jazz. Grade 3. Score and set of parts. Duration 4 minutes, 25 seconds. Published by Kendor Music Inc (KN.18089).
The title of this Ellington classic is an appropriate way to describe the sound that a baritone-tuba quartet can obtain with control and practice. This grade 3 setting contains solos, duets, good development of the material on the second chorus, and an exciting shout chorus. Duration 4:25.