Oblivion by Astor Piazzolla (1921-1992). Arranged by Bob Curnow. For jazz ensemble (5-4-4-4). The Bob Curnow Big Band Series. Ballad. Grade 4. Score and set of parts. Published by Sierra Music (S1.SMP-935).
Piazzolla wrote many beautiful melodies, and this one is perhaps the most haunting. This is a flugelhorn solo throughout, with very reasonable ranges for all. This is one of those rare charts that is easy to play but will be an appropriate part of any big band library. Piazzolla's music is very popular, and this chart will thrill your band and your audiences ....... guaranteed! 5-4-4-4.