Dirty Stir Sticks [in progress] for big band

Instrumentation: 5 saxes (AATTB), 4 trumpets, 4 trombones, guitar, piano, bass, drums

Duration: ca. 6'

Program note: Dirty Stir Sticks was composed for the Asheville Jazz Orchestra and is named after a similarly labelled waste receptacle for used wooden coffee stir sticks seen at a west Asheville breakfast restaurant. The chart is half Gerry Mulligan, half Radiohead and features an alternation between 5/4 and 3/4 time signatures.

Score download: Not available at this time

Score/parts purchase: Not available at this time