Here is a chart transcribed from the Coon-Sanders Nighthawks Ca. 1928. The tune is Rhythm King.
The instrumentation is as follows:
- Alto Sax 1/Clarinet (one part)
- Alto Sax 2/Clarinet (one part)
- Tenor Sax/Clarinet (one part)
- 1st Trumpet
- 2nd Trumpet
This chart features wonderful ensemble and solo parts which are completely written out. The vocal can be replaced by an optional trombone solo (notated in cue marks).
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.