Vocal Jazz Collection
And the Band Played On MP3
Barbecue is a steamy Latin tune, in the style of Jobim, features tight vocal harmonies and a provocative lyric. Arranged for SATB, it includes a saucy alto solo and a sizzling vocal percussion break. A hip chart with that classic Latin feel!
Barcelona is a hot samba with a catchy text. Scored for SATB, it is very accessible for vocalists and rhythm section.
Before I Say Goodbye MP3
Before I Say Goodbye is an emotive jazz ballad; a great feature for a female torch singer!
Closer than Mars MP3
Closer than Mars is a sulty, Latin song with a distinct Jobim flavor and a slightly provocative lyric. The chart features an alto solo with tight, cool harmonies.
Heroes is an SAB setting of a song commissioned by the BLM as a memorial to fallen firefighters. This ballad features a lovely female solo.
Hit the Road, Jack! MP3
Hit the Road, Jack! is a romping a cappella arrangement of the Ray Charles classic! This familiar chart is scored SATB with a tenor solo. A real crowd pleaser!
Kathleen Mavourneen MP3
Kathleen Mavourneen is a beautiful a cappella arrangement of a traditional Irish ballad. The harmony is warm and lush, with a four part texture that makes it very accessible for most vocal jazz ensembles.
Oregon, My Oregon MP3
Oregon, My Oregon is an a cappella vocal jazz setting of the Oregon state song.
Red, White, and Blues MP3
Red, White, and Blues is an exciting patriotic medley opens with a lush, a cappella SATB arrangement of the "Mariners Hymn" and finishes with a smoking swing version of the "Battle Hymn of the Republic". The chart features a rousing baritone solo and a unison bop chorus ala Parker and Gillespie. Excellent for scat singing. A first-rate closer!
Remind Me MP3
Remind Me is a romantic swing ballad featuring a sultry alto solo.
Rhumba Girl MP3
Rhumba Girl is an up-beat funk chart that features a sassy female soloist. Complete with vocal brass kicks and syncopated breaks, this chart is a high energy crowd pleaser and still remains accessible for most vocal jazz ensembles.
The Road Through Paradise MP3
The Road Through Paradise is powerful ballad featuring a soprano solo and optional cello obligato.
Sign On for Freedom MP3
Sign On for Freedom is a rock ballad with a great, inspirational message. A wonderful piece that features both a male and female soloist.
A fun chart that is the perfect change-of-pace selection to spice up your program. It's done in a Latin samba setting with opportunites to show off your rhythm section. The lyrics are particularly clever and have fun with a basic part of everyone's wardrobe - "socks". Your group will have a great time with this piece.
The Star Spangled Banner MP3
The Star Spangled Banner is a swinging version of a true "old standard". This is a very rhythmic a cappella arrangement that opens with a soprano solo and concludes with bold sophisticated harmonies.
That Old Feeling MP3
That Old Feeling is an a cappella arrangement of the classic jazz ballad. A very emotive, romantic setting, this chart features lush, dense harmonies, but is still very accessible for intermediate and advanced ensembles.
Vehicle is an a cappella arrangement of the Ides of March classic. Complete with tenor solo, crisp vocal percussion and brassy horn kicks, this chart is sure to bring the house down. SATB A cappella.
SEWARD'S FOLLEY (MP3)
Seward's Folly is a vocal jazz tribute to the 49th state, Alaska!
SUITE OREGON (MP3)
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