QUINTET SET: CHEESE CAKE/MOONRISE/DIALOGUE/GONE BUT NOT FORGOTTEN/MASAMAN/ROLL CALL
Various Composers and Arrangers
Edition: Jazz Quintet Arrangement Pack (Two Horns With Rhythm)
Description: Swing - Medium
Publisher: Second Floor Music/Hal Leonard
Cheese Cake (Dexter Gordon) A medium-up swinger wit a melody that alternates between the cool two-feel groove and a propulsive four-feel.
Moonrise (Robert Watson) A laid-back, happy vibe that lifts spirits.
Dialogue (Valery Ponomarev) A medium-tempo minor swinger when performed as a finger-popping shuffle, defines the term hard swing.
Gone But Not Forgotten (Tommy Turrentine) A poignant ballad composed in memory of Tommy's friend Fats Navarro.
Masaman (Geoff Keezer) A young Keezer uses modern harmonies and unusual intervals to provide ear-twisting inspiration.
Roll Call (Hank Mobley) A fiery Latin intro sets up the melody, which has an interesting rhythmic interplay between the frontline and rhythm section.
2nd part: Alto Sax (or Baritone Sax), Tenor Sax, Trombone