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Basie-Straight Ahead (Prof Edition)

Basie-Straight Ahead (Prof Edition)
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Sheet Music
Voicing/Format Stage Band
Composer Nestico, Sammy
Publisher Kendor Music Inc
Grade 4.5
Series Jazz Summit

Price: $56.00

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Catalog #2301

UPC code: 822795023015

As recorded by the Count Basie Orchestra, this bright swing classic opens with an improvised piano solo backed by rhythm section before the whole band jumps on board 28 bars later. Tenor sax and piano carry ad lib solos later on, and the final shout ends with piano playing the simple Basie signature we've all come to know and love. Rhythm section parts are partially notated with chords cued. Duration 6:30.

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