Jazz and Latin arrangements – Medium
33 titles

1.   Buddy on the Nightshift
Level II
Light swing from Weill’s American period
2.   Doodlin’
Level III/IV
Funny swing from the fifties with virtuoso lyrics by Jon Hendricks
3.   Eleanor Rigby
Level IV
A soulful jazzy arrangement of this wonderful song by the Beatles
4.   Feeling Good
Level IV
A surprising jazz standard which Michael Bublé performed sublimely
5.   Foggy Day H
Level III/IV
Starts as slow swing and then switches to a double time feel
6.   Georgia on My Mind
Level III
The wonderful Kirby Shaw arrangement, rewritten to SSAB
7.   Get Away, Jordan
Level V
One of the most impressive pieces by Take 6, from their debut album
8.   Girl from Ipanema, The
Level III/IV
One of the best-known bossa novas about a sultry beach
9.   I Could Write a Book
Level III
“You are so beautiful, I could write a whole book about you, though I barely learned to write”
10.   I’m Gonna Walk on Bye
Level II
11.   Icarus
Level IV
An instrumental jazzy new age instrumental piece from the seventies, written with lyrics
12.   In a Mellow Tone
Level IV/V
The classic LH&R song with an extra voice, just like the Duke wrote it
13.   Let’s Call the Whole Thing Off
Level II
A homophonic setting of this wonderful jazz standard
14.   Makin’ Whoopee
Level II
A thirties tune about the drawbacks of getting married
15.   Meet Me, Midnight
Level IV/V
A swinging big band arrangement
16.   Moon over Bourbon Street
Level IV
The wonderful ballad about the tragedy of a vampire
17.   Mother and Child Reunion
SSAATTBB | SSATB | SATB with baritone solo | SATTB | SSAB with baritone solo
Level III/IV
An a cappella version of the beautiful jazzy The New York Voices arrangement
18.   My Baby Just Cares for Me F
Level II/III
A wonderful jazz piece with the well-known funny animation
19.   Next Year, Baby
Level III/IV
One of the hits of the album “Twentysomething” which made Jamie Cullum famous
20.   Night and Day
Level II/III
A highly sophisticated piece of jazz
21.   Oh God
Level IV
Jamie Cullum is in need for guidance in a beautiful 5/4 measure song
22.   Paper Doll
Level III/IV
One of the prettiest songs of the collector cd “The Singing Detective”
23.   Satin Doll
Level III
A big band ballad in easy swing
24.   Shaky Flat Blues
Level III
A superb blues about the hustle of the city
25.   Soul Bossa Nova
Level II/III
A boogaloo song from Quincy Jones, also the theme from the second “Austin Powers” movie
26.   Still Crazy after All These Years
Level IV
The New York Voices arrangement, rearranged for women’s voices
27.   Take Five
Level IV
A marvelous jazz standard in an extraordinary five-quarter time with lyrics from Jon Hendricks
28.   They All Laughed
Level III
A funny Ira Gershwin lyric with a fresh jazz sound
29.   Vie en Rose, La
Level III
Edith Piaf is in love, arranged in a bossa nova-style
30.   Wade in the Water
Level III
Eva Cassidy’s version of this spiritual
31.   Wave E
SSAATB | SSATTB with strings | SSATTB
Level IV
A challenging arrangement of one of the most beautiful latin songs
32.   What a Wonderful World
Level III
A happy song of Louis Armstrong from the 60s
33.   When I Take My Sugar to Tea
Level III/IV
Happy swing in barbershop style
E Published by Edition Molenaar  
F Published by Ferrimontana  
H Published by Humm A Cappella  



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