Scott Reeves

Creative Jazz Improvisation

Tentet Arrangements (Paper Copies)

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Tentet Arrangements (Paper Copies)

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Tentet arrangements are written for 3 saxes, 2 trumpets, 2 bones & rhythm.

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TENTET ARRANGEMENTS

Tentet arrangements are written for 3 saxes, 2 trumpets, 2 bones & rhythm. PDF copies available here.

Arrangement notes:

  • All or Nothing at All (Altman/Reeves) – a reduction of the big band chart for 7 horns
    Solos: bone 1, alto 2. No doubles
    The standard reinvented as half straight 8th – half swing. Imagine Ahmad Jamal’s “Poinciana” meets Basie. From the 2018 Scott Reeves Jazz Orchestra CD “Without a Trace.” Moderate.
  • In the Now (Reeves)
    Solos: open, no doubles
    A tribute to Woody Shaw, burning modal & chord change. Moderate.
  • Knepper (Reeves)
    Solos: open, no doubles – a reduction of the big band chart for 7 horns
    A tribute to Jimmy Knepper, set in an Art Blakey “Moanin’” groove. Moderate.
  • Last Call (Reeves) – a reduction of the big band chart for 7 horns
    Solos: bone 1, alto 2. No doubles
    Solos: open
    A blues with a twist – A Basie groove meets Monkish dissonance. The big band version is on Scott Reeves Jazz Orchestra release “Portraits & Places.” Moderate.
  • The Soulful Mr. Williams (Reeves) – a reduction of the big band chart for 7 horns
    Solos: open, doubles: soprano lead    
    My tribute to pianist James Williams. A moderately-slow bluesy tone poem. The big band version appears on the 2016 Scott Reeves Jazz Orchestra release “Portraits & Places.” Moderate
  • Wants to Dance (Reeves) – a reduction of the big band chart for 7 horns
    Solo: tenor saxophone
    Doubles: some flute in 2nd alto
    The first movement of the “L & T Suite,” an uptempo motivic adventure in the Brookmeyer tradition. Includes references to works by Copland and Bernstein. Appears on the Scott Reeves Jazz Orchestra release “Portraits & Places.” Moderate.
  • Without a Trace (Reeves) – a reduction of the big band chart for 7 horns
    Solos: alto sax and trombone
    From the 2018 Scott Reeves Jazz Orchestra CD “Without a Trace.”