Escalator Blues by Jeff Darrohn. Jazz Ensemble. Jazz Ensemble; SmartMusic. First Year Charts for Jazz Ensemble. Swing. Grade 1. Conductor Score & Parts. 82 pages. Published by Belwin Music (AP.30622).
Composer/arranger Jeff Darrohn has created this very interesting blues chart. A 16-bar blues, it has call-and-responses, a few stop-time sections, a building interlude and brief written-out solo breaks for alto and tenor sax, trumpet and trombone. Chock full of educational jazz concepts and easy to play, this chart is definitely a great choice for your young band. (3:25) This title is available through SmartMusic.