Ory's Creole Trombone
Here is a chart transcribed/arranged based Louis Armstrong's Hot Five ca. 1927. The tune is Ory's Creole Trombone.
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 except the clarinet part which is mostly ensemble ad lib. All the solos are written out.
This chart’s level of difficulty is rated: Hard. This rating means you will likely need to spend some time in the woodshed working this up! Likely the tempo, feel, key, range, and interpretation will be challenging. Don’t let this stop you – you can play this chart no matter what your groups skill level is – you just need to work at it.