The Music of Billy Strayhorn for Brass Quintet composed by Billy Strayhorn (1915-1967). Arranged by Zachary Smith. Jazz Ensemble. Jazz Ensemble (Brass Quintet); Score. Belwin Jazz Small Ensemble. Jazz. Grade 3.5. 12 pages. Published by Belwin Music (AP.41172S).
Brass quintet instrumentation is two B-flat trumpets, French horn, trombone, and tuba. Featuring three Strayhorn compositions, â€œRaincheck,â€ â€œChelsea Bridge,â€ and â€œTake the â€˜Aâ€™ Train.â€ Each piece can be performed individually or as a medley. Designed for jazz or legit players.