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Blues Alley Blues – Big Band Arrangement

Composed and Arranged: James Bazen
Score for: 5 Saxes, 4 Trumpets, 4 Trombones,
4 Rhythm

Difficulty: Medium – Difficult     Key: Eb
Trumpet 1 Range: C3 – Bb5

An up Basie-like blues with plenty of open blowing and some clever Basie quotes. Written in honor of the James Bazen Big Band’s debut at the famed D. C. jazz club Blues Alley.