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Burp! (Rob Catlender)


I wrote this composition in 1985 and re-arranged recently, features the baritone saxophone (written out solo provided). It is a medium soul-funk where after a ‘classical’ intro a bluesy ‘A’ melody is being played by saxes, trombones and trumpets after which we have a long bridge. In the middle is the baritone solo, followed by an 8 bars drums-solo.

And finally we have the ‘mon fin est ma commencement’ (my beginning is the end) music again but now retrograded; a medieval composing technique introduced by Guillaume de Machault.

Level: advanced.


This is a version played with computer-samples.

Burp!