Time To Testify composed by Jeff Jarvis. For jazz ensemble (9-17 players) plus optional flute, clarinet, F horn, tuba, and vibes. Kendor Konvertible. Jazz Gateway Series. Gospel. Easy. Score and set of parts. Duration 3 minutes, 45 seconds. Published by Kendor Music Inc (KN.60813).
This tuneful, accessible gospel tune for developing groups is sure to find its way into many big band folders. Opening with a short notated alto solo, it kicks into a strong groove that will energize your next concert program. The solo section has very accessible chord changes, and frequent articulations are provided for the horns. The rhythm parts are an integral part of the arrangement, not merely an afterthought, and a guitar chord chart by Jim Greeson is included. Duration 3:45.