Those Soulful Jingle Bells – Don Sickler
A soulful groove is the name of the game. This arrangement was written as a guitar feature for Mark Whitfield.
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- Recording: Mark Whitfield - Jazz For Joy
- Recorded on: January, 1996
- Label: Verve (314 531 960)
- Concert Key: G
- Vocal Range: , to
- Style: Swing (medium)
- Trumpet - Nicholas Payton
- Flugelhorn - Roy Hargrove
- Alto Sax - Jesse Davis
- Tenor Sax - Ron Blake
- Guitar - Mark Whitfield
- Piano - Stephen Scott
- Bass - Christian McBride
- Drums - Billy Drummond
In this arrangement on the recording, the guitar plays most of the melody, with some harmonized four-horn passages and fills. Our lead sheet presents the melody, with the horn fills cued in from the verse added. The Full Score is available, under PRACTICE TOOLS; the parts are listed under EXTRAS.
We're making the Full Score available, as recorded. In addition to the original recorded parts, various alternate horn parts are also available. Along with the lead sheet editions, practically any octet instrumentation can be used to play this arrangement.
born on January 6, 1944
Don Sickler, founder of jazzleadsheets.com, was born on January 6, 1944, in Spokane, Washington. Don took up the trumpet at the age of ten and two years later formed his own jazz combo. Don received his Bachelor’s Degree from Gonzaga University, then decided to further his career and studies in New York City at the Manhattan School of Music, where he received his Master’s Degree in Trumpet Performance in 1970. During this time, he also played commercially, subbing on Broadway and playing in show bands and commercial jobs. Read more...