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The Signature Series

  SS-3000

Suite For A New World - Pt. 1
Composed and Arranged
by Dennis Mackrel

This is the first movement of a 3 part suite commissioned by the United States Military Academy at West Point for the Jazz Knights Big Band.

The first movement begins with a hymn and transitions into a medium-tempo funk groove. It features Alto 1.

Recorded by The Klüvers Big Band.

$50.00



 



 
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  SS-3010

Suite For A New World - Pt. 2
Composed and Arranged
by Dennis Mackrel

This is the second movement of a 3 part suite commissioned by the United States Military Academy at West Point for the Jazz Knights Big Band.

This movement begins with a clarinet choir and evolves into a solemn bossa-nova which features Piano and Flugelhorn.

Recorded by The Klüvers Big Band.

$50.00






 
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  SS-3020

Suite For A New World - Pt. 3
Composed and Arranged
by Dennis Mackrel

This is the third and final movement of a 3 part suite commissioned by the United States Military Academy at West Point for the Jazz Knights Big Band.

This movement begins with a flash from the brass sections and becomes a medium-up tempo minor swinger that features Trumpet 4 and Tenor 1 as well as the Saxophone Section.

Recorded by The Klüvers Big Band.

$50.00






 
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  SS-3030

Lemon Juice
Composed and Arranged
by Dennis Mackrel

This piece begins with a slow gospel section which sets up a "Tower of Power" inspired funk groove featuring Alto 2, Guitar and Drums.

It was commissioned by the United States Military Academy at West Point for the Jazz Knights Big Band.

Recorded by The Jazz Knights Big Band

$50.00






 
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