Medium soft-shoe swing
Trumpet: C6, Trombone: Bb5
“The One With The Balloon” was written for my wife Susan, after a picture of her as a young child excitedly holding a balloon. It is intended to evoke images of Fred Astaire gracefully dancing a soft shoe. It features a trombone solo (written into the lead bone book).
Standard Big Band (5/4/4/4)
Bari Sax/Eb Clarinet
Synth sounds-Accordion, Timpani, Glockenspiel