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Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orch. Sheet Music

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Day by Day      Add to Cart      View price.

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Score & Parts. John Clayton's fierce, swinging arrangement of this familiar standard (recorded by the Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orch.stra CD Shout Me Out) is written as a solo vehicle for tenor sax. Marvelously crafted in a kind of call and response form between tenor and band. SERIES: Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orch.. . Composer: Axel Stordahl, Composer: Paul Weston, Composer: Sammy Cahn, Arranger: John Clayton.. Sammy Cahn/Axel Stordahl/Paul Weston/arr. John Clayton. EAN: 0

SKU: 7010752       ISBN:       UPC: 073999191035       Sheet Music




Deed I Do -- 'Deed I Do      Add to Cart      View price.

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Continuing the fine big band tradition of Count Basie and Thad Jones, John Clayton's exquisite chart on this standard tune blazes a trail of excitement and power. Written as a medium up-tempo swinger, the saxes are featured off the top, followed by trade-off solos for trombones and trumpets, and later a tenor solo. A screaming shout chorus takes us out. SERIES: Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orch.. . Composer: Walter Hirsch and Fred Rose, Arranger: John Clayton.. Walter Hirsch/Fred Rose/arr. John Clayton. EAN: 0

SKU: 7011237       ISBN:       UPC: 884088082963       Sheet Music




Easy Money      Add to Cart      View price.

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Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orch.stra - Grade 5 Originally arranged and premiered by the WDR Big Band in Cologne, Germany, this powerful chart was recorded by the Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orch.stra on their CD Heart and Soul. Featuring the saxes off the top accompanied by the screaming brass section, this chart also includes solos for trombone, trumpet, alto and drums. Even the background figures are a study in composition and development. Hot! SERIES: Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orch.. . Composer: Benny Carter, Arranger: John Clayton.. (Benny Carter/arr. John Clayton). EAN: 0

SKU: 7011047       ISBN:       UPC: 073999811490       Sheet Music




Eternal Triangle      Add to Cart      View price.

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Score & Parts. John gives this classic jazz tune by Sonny Stitt the royal treatment with this burning up-tempo swinger. This exciting chart features the entire sax section and builds to a wild shout chorus for the entire ensemble. Displaying John's mastery of the big band idiom, this one is a winner! SERIES: Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orch.. Media: Softcover. . Composer: Sonny Stitt, Arranger: John Clayton.. (Stitt/arr. Clayton). EAN: 0

SKU: 7010848       ISBN:       UPC: 073999272970       Sheet Music




Evidence      Add to Cart      View price.

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Score & Parts. Monk was a master of composing unconventional and angular melodic lines. John Clayton provides a jagged yet stimulating chart that features dueling trumpets and an exciting full band shout chorus. From the recording Explosive! - Milt Jackson Meets The Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orch.stra. SERIES: Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orch.. Media: Softcover. . Composer: Thelonious Monk, Arranger: John Clayton.. (Monk/arr. Clayton). EAN: 0

SKU: 7010961       ISBN:       UPC: 073999881295       Sheet Music



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Fifteen Minutes Late -- 15 Minutes Late      Add to Cart      View price.

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Score & Parts. John Clayton credits stylistic influences from Quincy Jones and Billy Byers on this swinging minor blues. Utilizing a wide dynamic range, subtleties in the rhythm section, and variations in texture from just a few instruments to the full-out ensemble, John has created a marvelously appealing and effective concert or festival piece. Recorded by the CHJO on Heart and Soul. SERIES: Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orch.. . Composer: John Clayton.. John Clayton. EAN: 0

SKU: 7011782       ISBN:       UPC: 884088523466       Sheet Music




For All We Know      Add to Cart      View price.

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Score & Parts. Recorded by The Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orch.stra on their CD Absolutely! this light Latin setting opens with a unique intro featuring guitar and arco bass. What follows is a lush ensemble statement with drums playing on brushes leading to an extended solo section for piano. Very nice! SERIES: Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orch.. Media: Softcover. . Composer: Coots and Lewis, Arranger: John Clayton.. (Coots/Lewis/arr. John Clayton). EAN: 0

SKU: 7010965       ISBN:       UPC: 073999999518       Sheet Music




Georgia on My Mind      Add to Cart      View price.

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Score & Parts. From the Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orch.stra CD Groove Shop, here is John's uptempo and energetic take on this Hoagy Carmichael favorite. Perfect as an opener, this explosive chart features tenor sax as well as dynamic parts for the full ensemble. SERIES: Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orch.. . Composer: Hoagy Carmichael, Composer: Stuart Gorrel, Arranger: John Clayton.. Hoagy Carmichael and Stuart Gorrel/arr. John Clayton. EAN: 0

SKU: 7011005       ISBN:       UPC: 073999638417       Sheet Music




Groove Shop      Add to Cart      View price.

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Score & Parts. This John Clayton original from the CD Groove Shop explodes into a medium swing groove, then features a small group (soprano, tenor, trumpet and trombone) on the first go-around of the tune. The saxes have a soli feature and the entire ensemble helps deliver the powerful shout. Includes solos for trumpet and piano. SERIES: Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orch.. Media: Softcover. . Composer: John Clayton.. (Clayton). EAN: 0

SKU: 7010959       ISBN:       UPC: 073999593297       Sheet Music




Heart and Soul      Add to Cart      View price.

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Score & Parts. You probably think you know this song...that is until you hear John Clayton's arrangement! He includes the rarely played verse, along with a slow ballad tempo and gorgeous woodwind colors to create a masterpiece for the jazz ensemble. This chart goes to show that good jazz isn't always loud and fast! In addition, Mr. Clayton's harmonic palette is nothing short of stunning. (no solos required) Recorded by the Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orch.stra on Heart And Soul. SERIES: Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orch.. Media: Softcover. . Composer: Frank Loesser, Composer: Hoagy Carmichael, Arranger: John Clayton.. (Carmichael/Loesser/arr. Clayton). EAN: 0

SKU: 7010850       ISBN:       UPC: 073999965506       Sheet Music




Back Home Again in Indiana      Add to Cart      View price.

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Score & Parts. Written to feature former Hoosier Jeff Hamilton on drums, this John Clayton arrangement gives this standard tune a few new twists and turns. While serving primarily as an accompaniment for the drummer on brushes, it's a wonderful study in ensemble playing in a medium swing tempo. Tasty! Recorded by the Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orch.stra on Explosive! SERIES: Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orch.. Media: Softcover. . Composer: Ballard MacDonald, Composer: James F. Hanley, Arranger: John Clayton.. (Clayton). EAN: 0

SKU: 7010846       ISBN:       UPC: 073999562118       Sheet Music




Bags' Groove      Add to Cart      View price.

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Score & Parts. John's arrangement of this jazz classic was written specifically to feature Milt Jackson with the Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orch.stra; however, just about any instrument can play the head at the beginning of the chart. The full ensemble shout chorus at the end is a standout! SERIES: Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orch.. . Composer: Milt Jackson, Arranger: John Clayton.. Milt Jackson/arr. John Clayton. EAN: 0

SKU: 7010754       ISBN:       UPC: 073999107548       Sheet Music




I Be Serious 'bout Dem Blues      Add to Cart      View price.

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There's always time for the blues. This original by John Clayton (and recorded by the Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orch.stra on Heart and Soul) is set in a bluesy and relaxed tempo and provides lots of room for soloists to holler at each other. After the opening conversation between two trumpets, the sax section lays down the main theme followed by answers provided by the brass. Solos for tenor, alto, trombone, piano follow, and finally the full band takes us the rest of the way. This is a great chart to settle back on and just swing! SERIES: Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orch.. . Composer: John Clayton.. John Clayton. EAN: 0

SKU: 7011239       ISBN:       UPC: 884088082987       Sheet Music




Jazz Calling, The -- The Jazz Calling      Add to Cart      View price.

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This monster chart from John Clayton was written specifically for his clinic presentation at the IAJE convention where it was rehearsed and premiered in January 2005. After the rhythm section sets the tone, the trumpets state the first calling then pass it along to the rest of the ensemble. This amazing composition grows organically throughout as tension and release points are explored and the final climax is realized through a layering effect from section to section. SERIES: Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orch.. . Composer: John Clayton.. John Clayton. EAN: 0

SKU: 7011111       ISBN:       UPC: 073999316841       Sheet Music




Jody Grind, The -- The Jody Grind      Add to Cart      View price.

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The funky stylings of Horace Silver are featured in this energetic arrangement from the acclaimed CD Live at the MCG recorded by the Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orch.stra. A trumpet and tenor duet starts us off, followed by ensemble punches and solos for tenor and trombone. The entire ensemble gets into the act as the chart roars to a climactic finish. From the Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orch.stra CD, The Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orch.stra, Live at MCG (MCGJ 1017); Courtesy of MCG Jazz (www.mcgjazz.org). SERIES: Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orch.. . Composer: Horace Silver, Arranger: John Clayton.. Horace Silver/arr. John Clayton. EAN: 0

SKU: 7011235       ISBN:       UPC: 884088082314       Sheet Music




Little Old Lady      Add to Cart      View price.

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Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orch.stra - Grade 5 Opening with a crash from the band and an extended drum solo, the melody creeps in quasi-Art Blakey style. Small group statements are offset with full ensemble shouts, and half-time sections are contrasted with an uptempo groove. This is from the recording Heart and Soul by the Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orch.stra. Must have been some little old lady! SERIES: Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orch.. . Composer: Hoagy Carmichael, Arranger: John Clayton.. (Carmichael/Adams/arr. John Clayton). EAN: 0

SKU: 7011043       ISBN:       UPC: 073999944259       Sheet Music




Max      Add to Cart      View price.

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Score & Parts. There is never a lack of attitude from the Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orch.stra as evidenced by this bluesy shuffle from their CD Shout Me Out. With the saxes on the head, complemented by screaming ensemble punches and a tempo that's just right, you have a formula for a real winner! Solos for tenor, trumpet and drums. SERIES: Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orch.. Media: Softcover. . Arranger: John Clayton, Author: Jeff Hamilton.. (Hamilton/arr. Clayton). EAN: 0

SKU: 7010824       ISBN:       UPC: 073999827033       Sheet Music




Mood Indigo      Add to Cart      View price.

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Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orch.stra - Grade 5 Combine the music of the legendary Duke Ellington with the contemporary arranging genius of John Clayton, and get ready to hear Mood Indigo like you've never heard it before! Written in a slow swing style, this smooth chart is written with harmonic sophistication and emotional depth. From the velvety soft passages to the powerful full band hits, this is an impressive setting. Includes solos for trombone and tenor. SERIES: Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orch.. . Artist: Duke Ellington, Composer: Duke Ellington, Arranger: John Clayton.. (Ellington/Mills/Bigard/arr. John Clayton). EAN: 0

SKU: 7011045       ISBN:       UPC: 073999711493       Sheet Music




Nearness of You, The Vibes Piano Feature -- The Nearness of You Feature for Vibes or Piano      Add to Cart      View price.

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Feature for Vibes or Piano. Score & Parts. Feature the vibes (or piano) with this creatively arranged standard that was written specifically for vibes legend Milt Jackson (heard on this excerpt). The melody is bookended by plaintive statements for solo alto sax, and the ensemble provides a lush accompaniment throughout. SERIES: Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orch.. . Arranger: John Clayton.. arr. John Clayton. EAN: 0

SKU: 7011445       ISBN:       UPC: 884088166793       Sheet Music




Nice to Meet You      Add to Cart      View price.

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Dedicated to Count Basie, this up-tempo swinger opens with a chorus for piano but then quickly launches into a driving swing feel with a sax lead and brass punches. Featured are solos for tenor, trombone and trumpet, along with sparkling ensemble figures. SERIES: Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orch.. . Composer: John Clayton. EAN: 0

SKU: 7010756       ISBN:       UPC: 073999224641       Sheet Music




On the Sunny Side of the Street Trombone Section Feature      Add to Cart      View price.

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Trombone Section Feature. Score & Parts. Trombones front and center on this one! Recorded by the Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orch.stra on Absolutely, here is a fabulous chart that features a relaxed two feel in the beginning, then gradually gathers steam all the way to the end. A great feature number for the entire trombone section - however, the full ensemble gets a chance to open up as well. SERIES: Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orch.. . Composer: Dorothy Fields, Composer: Jimmy McHugh, Arranger: John Clayton.. Jimmy McHugh and Dorothy Fields/arr. John Clayton. EAN: 0

SKU: 7011586       ISBN:       UPC: 884088256999       Sheet Music




Plunger Mute Syndrome Trombone Feature      Add to Cart      View price.

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Trombone Feature. Score & Parts. As the title aptly describes here is a solo vehicle for a plunger-wielding trombonist. With a bluesy style and a sultry tempo, here's a great opportunity for your soloist to pour his/her heart and soul into a performance. Recorded by the Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orch.stra on Shout Me Out. SERIES: Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orch.. . Composer: John Clayton.. John Clayton. EAN: 0

SKU: 7011584       ISBN:       UPC: 884088256975       Sheet Music




Raincheck      Add to Cart      View price.

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Score & Parts. From the CD Groove Shop recorded by the Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orch.stra, here is John Clayton's stylish take on this masterful Billy Strayhorn composition. The rhythm section sets up the feel followed by a sax soli chorus, and finally the main theme stated by tenor and muted trumpet. Sprinkled with a few twists and turns, ample solo space, and terrific ensemble writing throughout, this is a real gem of a chart. SERIES: Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orch.. . Composer: Billy Strayhorn, Arranger: John Clayton.. Billy Strayhorn/arr. John Clayton. EAN: 0

SKU: 2501235       ISBN:       UPC: 884088266813       Sheet Music




Reverence      Add to Cart      View price.

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Score & Parts. After an opening ensemble blast and short piano statement, a trio of flute, muted trumpet and guitar take the reins on this medium swing gem by John Clayton (recorded by the Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orch.stra on Absolutely). The trumpet solo and unison sax soli are followed by a powerful ensemble shout. The pace softens a bit as the opening trio brings this exciting and dynamic chart full circle. SERIES: Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orch.. . Composer: John Clayton.. John Clayton. EAN: 0

SKU: 7011447       ISBN:       UPC: 884088166816       Sheet Music




Shout Me Out      Add to Cart      View price.

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Score & Parts. From the Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orch.stra CD Shout Me Out!, the title cut features a medium slow shout chorus surrounded by solo choruses. Hard-hitting swing at its best! Recording courtesy of Fable Records - (C)(P) 2000 Fable Records SERIES: Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orch.. . Composer: John Clayton.. John Clayton. EAN: 0

SKU: 7010750       ISBN:       UPC: 073999149401       Sheet Music




Silver Celebration      Add to Cart      View price.

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In honor of Horace Silver's 75th birthday, John Clayton serves up this special celebration of swing. The opening statement by trumpet and tenor is balanced nicely with full ensemble backgrounds. In the airy middle section of this uniquely crafted chart, the rhythm section loosens up a bit and solos are offered for trombone and drums. The groove then returns and churns all the way to the finish. SERIES: Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orch.. . Composer: John Clayton.. John Clayton. EAN: 0

SKU: 7011147       ISBN:       UPC: 073999350173       Sheet Music




Since I Fell for You      Add to Cart      View price.

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Score & Parts. Recorded on the Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orch.stra CD Explosive!, this dynamic and swingin' setting of the standard Since I Fell for You was designed to showcase master vibraphonist Milt Jackson (heard on this excerpt). Also featured is solo space for tenor sax and piano, plus strategically positioned explosive support from the full ensemble. A piano (or other soloist) could be used in place of vibes if desired. SERIES: Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orch.. . Composer: Buddy Johnson, Arranger: John Clayton.. Buddy Johnson/arr. John Clayton. EAN: 0

SKU: 7011642       ISBN:       UPC: 884088284442       Sheet Music




Soupbone      Add to Cart      View price.

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Score & Parts. Here's a terrific medium swing chart (recorded by the Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orch.stra on Heart and Soul) featuring a great groove, a catchy melody and the craftsmanship of jazz master John Clayton. Also included is a trombone solo, a take-no-prisoners sax soli and solo space for the bass. The shout chorus starts nice and quiet then builds to a deafening level with the ensemble roaring! SERIES: Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orch.. . Composer: John Clayton.. John Clayton. EAN: 0

SKU: 7011443       ISBN:       UPC: 884088166779       Sheet Music




Squatty Roo      Add to Cart      View price.

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Score & Parts. Written for the Ellington orchestra by saxophonist Johnny Hodges, this catchy riff-based tune swings hard from beginning to end. After the hard-hitting opening, solos are exchanged by tenor, trombone, trumpet and piano. In typical Clayton-Hamilton fashion, the piece roars to an exhilarating full tilt finish! SERIES: Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orch.. . Composer: Johnny Hodges, Arranger: John Clayton.. Johnny Hodges/arr. John Clayton. EAN: 0

SKU: 7011139       ISBN:       UPC: 073999487695       Sheet Music





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