Barren Trees Big Band Chart
Barren Trees is a very difficult piece for an excellent high band or good college group. The writing is quite intricate, with difficult parts throughout the band. Pyramids and chromatic passages are used often. The piece is a drums, tenor sax and guitar feature. Changes are modern and unusual. This is a 9 1/2 minute piece.
Tic Tac Toe Chart
Tic Tac Toe is shuffle with a bluesy feel. The tune is playable for a good high school band or a college group. The solo section can be opened up for numerous solos on various instruments. The tune features a difficult but playable sax soli, and a high energy shout chorus.