Jazz ensemble (5-5-5-4) - Grade 4-5
Composed by George Gershwin (1898-1937). Arranged by Bill Potts. Jazz Masters Series; Bill Potts Series. Swing. Score and set of parts. Published by Sierra Music (S1.SMP-922).
Item Number: S1.SMP-922
This is the Opener on the 1959 "The Jazz Soul of Porgy and Bess" album, and it is a great opener for any live concert as well. It is an up-tempo, swinging version of Gershwin's tune. Potts is a master arranger, and he brought it all to this chart. Solo space for trumpet and tenor saxophone. Use this to start your concerts, and you'll never regret it. 5-5-5-4.