It Ain't Necessarily So
Jazz ensemble (5-5-5-4 with optional 8 brass) - Grade 4-5
Composed by George Gershwin (1898-1937). Arranged by Bill Potts. Bill Potts Series. Swing. Score and set of parts. Published by Sierra Music (S1.SMP-924).
Item Number: S1.SMP-924
If you know the marvelous 1959 recording "The Jazz Soul of Porgy and Bess" as recorded by the Bill Potts Big Band (Phil Woods, Zoot Sims, Sweets Edison, Art Farmer, Bob Brookmeyer, Bill Evans and others), then you know this music. If not, you will surely fall in love with this chart. This swinging chart features the saxophone section and a trumpet solo. 5-5-5-4 (can be played by only 8 brass).