Don't Forget To Mess Around
Here is a chart transcribed from Louis Armstrong's Hot Five ca.1926. The tune is Don't Forget To Mess Around.
The instrumentation is as follows:
- 1st Trumpet
- 2nd Trumpet
- Banjo/Guitar (one part)
- Bass/Tuba (one part)
This chart features wonderful ensemble parts which are completely written out except the last section of the clarinet part which is ensemble ad lib. All the horn solos are ad lib solo with just chord changes provided.
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.