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Deke Sharon: A Cappella Jazz Classics

Song NameComposerArrangerVoicing
AlwaysIrving BerlinDeke SharonSATB
Blue SkiesIrving BerlinDeke SharonSSATB
Oh What A Beautiful MorningRichard Rodgers / Oscar HammersteinDeke SharonSATBB
What'll I DoBobby TroupDeke SharonSSATB
Route 66Deke Sharon

This five-song volume includes songs your jazz ensemble will love to sing! Each of these songs is a classic on its own, and in the hands of master a cappella arranger Deke Sharon they become true vocal jazz classics. "Always" is 4-part SATB, with the melody passing among the parts. "Blue Skies" is Sop/Mezzo/Alto/Tenor/Bass, with the Alto written as "optional" (in case you need to sing it with just four parts) and includes a scat break. "Oh What A Beautiful Morning" is scored for SATB with a baritone solo - a very cool jazz waltz! Everyone gets a turn in "Route 66," both with the melody and little scat opportunities. Finally, "What'll I Do" is a gorgeous 4-part rubato ballad spiced with plaintive triplets echoing the refrain in thebackground. A real winner!

Item code: 2846B | Songbook | $5.98 |add item to cart
Vocal Jazz | A Cappella | Mixed 5-8 Parts | 45 Pages | Softcover | 7 x 10
073999671124 | 0634084232 | 08744372

Music series: Contemporary A Cappella Publishing | Related: Vocal Jazz Arrangements
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