The Music of Billy Strayhorn for Brass Quintet composed by Billy Strayhorn (1915-1967). Arranged by Zachary Smith. Jazz Ensemble. Jazz Ensemble (Brass Quintet); Part(s); Score. Belwin Jazz Small Ensemble. Jazz. Grade 3.5. 20 pages. Published by Belwin Music (AP.41172).
Brass quintet instrumentation is two B-flat trumpets, French horn, trombone, and tuba. Featuring three Strayhorn compositions, “Raincheck,” “Chelsea Bridge,” and “Take the ‘A’ Train.” Each piece can be performed individually or as a medley. Designed for jazz or legit players. (5:58).