Play A Simple Melody
Music and Lyrics by: Irving Berlin
Arranged by: Tony DeSare
Arranged by: Jack Everly
Arranged by: Fred Barton
Orchestration by: Fred Barton
Orchestration by: Wayne Barker
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C Major to Db Major to D Major to Eb Major




2Fl(+Picc), Ob(+EH), 3Cl(3rd doubles BsCl), 2Bssn, Sax I: AltSax, Sax II: AltSax, Sax III: TnrSax, 4331, Percussion, Harp, Solo Piano, Rhythm Bass (acoustic, amplified), Strings


Timpani, Drum Set, Marimba, Orchestra Bells, Vibraphone, Xylophone


This arrangement features a baritone soloist who also plays the solo piano part. The piano soloist should be able to improvise in a ragtime style. Alternatively, the vocal solo can be performed by one musician and the solo piano part by a second.