Jazz Ensemble (Score & Parts) - Grade 2
Composed by Dizzy Gillespie (1917-1993), Walter Gil Fuller, and Luciano Pozo Gonzales. Arranged by Michael Sweeney. Easy Jazz Ensemble Series. Score and parts (softcover, with online audio). Published by Hal Leonard (HL.7011425).
Item Number: HL.7011425
One of the classic examples of the Afro-Cuban style in jazz, “Manteca” endures as a true standard. Available here in a version playable by young bands, Michael Sweeney carefully simplifies the complexities of the tune while still maintaining the rhythmic drive and energetic style of the original.
Enjoy great flexibility with the Easy Jazz Ensemble series! Playable with 4 saxes, 3 trumpets, 3 trombones and rhythm.