New Orleans Bump (Dance Band Arrangement)
Here is a transcription of Jelly Roll Morton and His Orchestra ca. 1929. The tune is New Orleans Bump.
The instrumentation is as follows:
- Alto Sax
- 1st Trumpet
- 2nd Trumpet
- Banjo/Guitar (one part)
This chart features wonderful ensemble parts which are completely written out including the clarinet and trumpet solos.
This chart’s level of difficulty is rated: Easy. This rating means the tempo, key, and instrumental range is manageable for most musicians. It is great for beginners to trad jazz.