Arrangements & Transcriptions

"The Intimacy of the Blues" (#1034)

The Intimacy of the Blues

  • The Intimacy of the Blues

"The Intimacy of the Blues"

as performed by Johnny Hodges
Instrumentation: Ellington 7-pc
Level: 1
Notes: The Intimacy of the Blues is notable not just for it's striking melody - this was one of the very last compositions ever written by longtime Ellington collaborator Billy Strayhorn. This medium tempo Eb blues is good for a band of any skill level, and a great historical addition to your book.
Solos: Alto, Bone
Composer: Billy Strayhorn
Arranger: Duke Ellington
Year: 1967
Arrangement Year: 1967
Length: 4:00
= 110
Style: Swing
Sub-Style: Swing Era
Vocal: No Vocals
Lead Tpt Eb5

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