Title:

Dream a Little Dream of Me (Helen O’Connell)

Product code:

2224

Style:

Swing

Tempo:

90

Grade:

Easy / Medium

Duration:

2 mins 30 secs

Trumpets 1-4:

Eb6, Ab5, E5, Eb5

Trombones 1-4:

C#5, A4, F#4, Eb4

Vocal:

F#3 - Bb4 (11 steps)

Vocal Key:

Db

Transcribed by:

Myles Collins

PDF Score sample:

Description:

Here is another original Helen O'Connell chart as played by her on her many concert tours. This is not a transcription. To the best of our knowledge this cart was not commercially recorded, hence there is no audio sample. The arrangement is written in a very laid back, bluesy style, and the short intro sets the tone perfectly. This is a true vocal feature, and there are no instrumental solos or tutti passages. Everything supports the singer. The lead brass voices are written quite high in a couple of places: Trumpet 1 hits high Eb in measure 1, but only reaches B after that. Dropping Trumpets 1&2 down an octave in measure 1 works well. Trombone 1 reaches high C# in one backing passage, but is only to Ab elsewhere. This high phrase is cross-cued onto the Trumpets. The vocal key is Db throughout, and there are no sax doubles.

Price

£29.95
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