Here is a transcription of King Oliver's Creole Jazz Band ca. 1926. The tune is Snag It.
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. All the fantastic solos are also written out note for note (16bar clarinet and a 16 bar trombone solo). Not to mention the famous trumpet solo that was played by King Oliver!
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.