Something Borrowed, Something Blue (Grade 1 - Score and Parts). By Philip Sparke (1951-). For Concert Band. Anglo Music Concert Band. Grade 1. Anglo Music Press #AMP169. Published by Anglo Music Press (HL.44003139).
This is a little salute to the wonderful music of Duke Ellington, taking Mood Indigo as its model. Something Borrowed, Something Blue will allow the young band to approach this masterpiece's laid-back style, using chords and harmonies that they may be hearing for the first time.
FLEXIBLE INSTRUMENTATION in the tenor and bass lines make this work ideal for bands without the full quota of players. Bring the world of jazz to life with this smooth chart for concert band.