Here are some recommendations for good holiday jazz band charts.


Title Arranger / Composer Comments
All I want for Christmas is You John Berry
Baby, It’s Cold Outside Roger Holmes
Big Band Christmas Carl Strommen
Big Band Christmas II Carl Strommen
Carol of the Bells Paul Clark
Christmas Classics Volume 2 Peter Blair (easy arrangements of 4 different carols)
Christmas Classics, vol. 1 Peter Blair
Christmas Jazz Suite Bill Holcombe
Christmas Time is Here David Pugh
Easy Jazz Ensemble Series Pak #20 Jerry Nowak
Easy Pak #38 Jerry Nowak (easy is in quotes because someone thought it is not so easy)
Feliz Navidad Paul Murtha
God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen Paul Clark is a fun funky arrangement - Listed as Medium in difficulty
Greensleeves Greg Yasinitsky
Hark the Herald Angels Rock Paul Clark (My kids love)
Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas Alan Baylock
Here Comes Santa Claus John Berry
Jazz Ensemble Series Pak #7 Jerry Nowak/Bob Lowden (Christmas)
Jingle Bells John La Barbera (as recorded by the Glenn Miller Orch)
Santa Claus Is Comin' To Town Larry Norred grade 2.5ish
Sleigh Ride John LaBarbera
Swing the Songs of Christmas Paul Clark
The Christmas Song Mark Taylor (nice trumpet solo feature - ballad)
The Most Wonderful Time of the Year Paul Murtha
White Christmas Paul Jennings trumpet feature
Winter Wonderland Paul Clark

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