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(new) (Bobby Timmons)
One of Bobby Timmons amazing melodies with lyrics written from a child's perspective.
An inviting pop song in uptempo shuffle with a jazzy flavour.
A number one hit from the seventies by Rob Parissi, scored for funky big band and vocals.
(Antonio Carlos Jobim)
Mainly three notes. That’s all Jobim needed for one of his most beautiful songs.
A Horace Silver classic with naughty lyrics.
A funky gospel-composition by Yellowjackets keyboard-player Russell Ferrante.
(Jerome Kern/Oscar Hammerstein II)
This beautiful Jerome Kern song is from the musical ‘Show Boat’ .
(Ivan Lins/Vitor Martins)
Ivan Lins' most successful song.
Pah pah oohm bah oohm bah pah pah... A great Tania Maria tune.
(Walter Murphy/Seth MacFarlane)
Here is the very charming title-song of the successful motion-picture “Ted”, sung by Norah Jones.
(Nick Ashford/Valerie Simpson/Jo Armstead)
Recently recorded by John Scofield featuring John Mayer.
Paul Simon’s best song...? Funky.
(Leslie Bricusse/Anthony Newley)
Leslie Bricusse gave us this wonderful example of how to unfold an ascending melody.
Made famous by the Pointer Sisters.
(Ben Liebrand/Tony Scott)
I love the combination of hip-hop rap and big band.
Another great Jamie Cullum song.
(Burt Bacharach/Hal David)
A beautiful Bacharach ballad with soft trombones and harmon muted trumpets.
(Bob Crewe/Kenny Nolan)
This song was first popularised in 1975 by the group Labelle and later sung by Christina Aguilera.
(Billy Strayhorn/Duke Ellington)
A lovely Ellington tune.
(Lou Carter/Herb Ellis/John Frigo)
I love this version song, sung by Cybill Shepherd.
A wonderful Brooks Bowman-standard.
I wish I had written this one back in the seventies.
A vocal big band arrangement of Roberta Flack's great interpretation of this 70's soulfull song.
(both the Sheena Easton and Dolly Parton song)
Vocal big band versions of these early eighties hits.
One of Horace Silvers great tunes.
(Bob Crewe/Bob Gaudio)
Frankie Valli was the first who had a mega succes back in1967 with this song.
(Joe Sample/Will Jennings)
I have taken the extended version of the Crusaders lp from 1979 as the basic form for this arrangement.
(Harry KC Wayne Casey/Richard Finch)
A huge disco hit you cannot skip at your parties.
One of Jamie Cullum' hits.
Billie Holiday’s classic blues with a melodic twist.
(David Shire/Carol Connors)
This male/female duet waltz was a hit in 1979 by Billy Preston and Syreeta.
(Josef Myrow/ Mack Gordon)
A transcription of the Frank Sinatra and Charles Aznavour version.
This arrangement is for a SATB vocal group with a standard big band.
Especially for the lovers of Dutch cabaret here’s a song by Toon Hermans.