This work by Gregory Fritze was the winner of the inaugural BrookWright International Brass Ensemble Composition Contest 2021, adjudicated by Dr Liz Lane, James Curnow and Paul Hindmarsh. It is a short jazz composition for brass quintet written in the style of the ‘Cool’ jazz era of the 1950s in New York City. The flexible instrumentation means it is playable by a wide range of ensembles.
- Part 1 – Trumpet Bb
- Part 2 – Flugelhorn Bb
- Part 3 – Horn (includes parts in Eb & F)
- Part 4 – Trombone (includes bass clef and Bb treble clef parts)
- Part 5 – Tuba (includes bass clef and Eb & Bb treble clef parts)
View a follow-the-score video featuring a recording by Spanish Brass below: