Rush Hour Traffic – Scores + Parts


Style:  Swing     Grade:  Med/Advanced     Ranges:  Trumpet C#5, Trombone Ab3

Medium up-tempo blues.   Melody stated by alto sax, trumpet, trombone, guitar, baritone sax, and vibraphone with other horns contributing background accents in the second chorus.  Trombone soli follows with saxes setting up solo sections for trumpet, alto sax, and rhythm section.  Ensemble soli follows solos with recap of the theme with trombones sounding the last chord to simulate a car horn.


Composed by: Leslie Drayton
Drayton Music ASCAP


  • 5 Saxophones
  • 4 Trumpets
  • 4 Trombones
  • Vibraphone
  • Guitar
  • Piano
  • Bass
  • Drums