Jazz Ensemble - Grade 2
Composed by Franz Xaver Gruber. Arranged by Rich DeRosa. Jazz Ensemble; Performance Music Ensemble; Single Titles. Young Jazz Ensemble. Christmas; Jazz; Sacred; Winter. Score. 20 pages. Belwin Music #00-36033S. Published by Belwin Music (AP.36033S).
UPC: 038081411361. English. Words by Joseph Mohr.
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.