Suite For Joe: 4. Straight To Jail - Jean-Nicolas Trottier
Composer: Jean-Nicolas Trottier
Product Code: WWM-119
(Score and Parts)
Instrumentation: Big Band (5,4,4,4)
Style: Medium Shuffle (Swing 8ths)
Solos: Piano, Alto Sax, Bass
The last of four pieces that make up Jean-Nicolas Trottier's "Suite For Joe", which is dedicated to Joe Sullivan. Written as an hommage à Thad Jones, this shuffle has plenty of crunchy harmonies and bluesy linear writing to challenge the band. Alto Sax 2 doubles on Flute.