Here is a transcription of King Oliver's Creole Jazz Band ca.1923. The tune is called Dippermouth Blues.
The instrumentation is as follows:
- 1st Trumpet
- 2nd Trumpet
- Piano/Banjo/Guitar (one part)
- Bass/Tuba (one part)
This chart features wonderful ensemble parts which are completely written out as well as Johnny Dodd's famous clarinet solo and three amazing choruses of trumpet solo played by King Oliver when he was at the height of his reign as king of trumpet players.
This chart’s level of difficulty is rated: Medium. This rating typically means the average musician will be able to play it successfully after a few attempts. Tempo, key, and instrumental range all could pose a challenge.