Take a Plunge – Scores + Parts


Style:  Swing     Grade: Medium Ranges:  Trumpet Db5, Trombone B3

A medium tempo blues in the Ellington tradition.  Opening theme is played by piano followed by small ensemble. Ensembles lead to trumpet solo followed by guitar solo over jungle rhythm.  Tenor saxophone takes over and wails to end.  Excellent tenor saxophone feature.


Composed by: Leslie Drayton
Drayton Music ASCAP


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