Jazz Me Blues
Here is a chart transcribed/arranged from Bix Beiderbecke And His Gang ca. 1927. The tune is Jazz Me Blues.
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. Bix Beiderbecke's fantastic ensemble playing and amazing solo is written out note for note. The clarinet and trombone solos are written as solo ad lib with chord changes provided.
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.