C-Jam Blues composed by Duke Ellington (1899-1974). Arranged by Robert Longfield. For String Orchestra (Score & Parts). Easy Pop Specials For Strings. Grade 2. Published by Hal Leonard (HL.4490985).
Using only a few notes, Duke Ellington managed to create a jazz standard that is instantly recognizable. With the blues form and easy melody, this is a great chance to introduce your young players to the world of jazz and improvisation.