Salty Dog Blues
Here is a transcription of Freddie Keppard and his Jazz Cardinals Ca. 1926. The tune is Salty Dog Blues.
The instrumentation is as follows:
- 1st Trumpet
- 2nd Trumpet
- Banjo/Guitar (one part)
- Bass/Tuba (one part)
This chart features wonderful ensemble and solo parts which are completely written out. There is a solo ad lib solo section instead of the vocal.
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.