Suite Vincent: 3. The Long Way - Greg Runions
Composer: Greg Runions
Product Code: WWM-159
(Score and Parts)
Instrumentation: Big Band (5,5,4,4 + opt. voice + opt. vibes)
Style: Ballad (Even 8ths)
Solos: Voice, trombone, soprano sax
The Long Way is the third movement of a four movement big band work created for a concert with the great Canadian jazz flugelhorn player Kenny Wheeler. Originally scored for 3 saxes, 3 trumpets, 1 trombone and rhythm, this version is scored for standard big band. This arrangement can be played with or without vocalist.
1st Tenor Sax doubles on Soprano.