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Run For Cover | Frank Griffith


Medium swing minor romp geared for developing players in the flavour of Hit the Road Jack.

Line-up: Big Band
Duration: 3' 40″
Difficulty: Easy. Short 8 bar solos ad lib from straightforward chords
Audio Sample: Run For Cover
Sample Score: Score


Originally commissioned by The Oakham School Jazz Orchestra.
Run for Cover is A medium swing minor romp in the flavour of Ray Charles’ Hit The Road Jack.
The solo section welcomes the developing improviser with a diatonic minor chord sequence providing a safe but exciting setting as a way in.

Ranges Trumpets (1-4) A5 A5 A5 A5
Trombones (1-4) G4 G4 G4 G4

Alto Sax 1 & 2
Tenor Sax 1 & 2,
Baritone Sax
Trumpets 1 2 3 & 4 (Flugelhorn)
Trombones 1 2 3 & Bass Trombone
Bass Guitar
Drum Kit

ISMN: 979-0-708127-23-9

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