Jazz Ensemble - Grade 2
Composed by Joseph Mohr, music by Franz Gruber. Arranged by Rich DeRosa. Jazz Ensemble; Part(s); Score. Young Jazz Ensemble. Christmas; Jazz; Sacred; Winter. 88 pages. Published by Belwin Music (AP.36033).
Item Number: AP.36033
The intro is slow and bluesy like vocalist Billie Holiday, then morphs into a waltz groove at 112 BPM, a nice easy tempo. The written-out piano solo is 32 bars, the lead trumpet range is only to written F, top line. Easy to rehearse and perform, ideal for the holiday concert.