Title:

South of the Border (Benny Goodman)

Product code:

1127

Style:

Swing

Tempo:

150

Grade:

Medium

Duration:

3 mins 10 secs

Trumpets 1-4:

D6, Bb5, C6, Bb5

Trombones 1-4:

Cb5, Ab4, Ab4, C4

Transcribed by:

Myles Collins

PDF Score sample:

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Description:

This chart has been transcribed from the recording that Benny Goodman made with his Orchestra in April 1951 for the Columbia label. The band consisted of Goodman, 5 reeds, 7 brass and 4 rhythm. We have adapted it to 8 brass and 5 saxes (AAATT) with the 1st Alto taking the Clarinet lines. All of the original solos are written out in full, and we have written the Trumpet solo on the Trumpet 3 part. This is a great Goodman chart and a fine musical evolution in the Fletcher Henderson style, and it swings hard from start to finish.

Price

£29.95
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