||"Simply Good Pals" was written by Shawn Salmon in 20112. this is a swing chart for HS or College level bands. Moderate ranges for all. Trpt. 1 needs a high D. Solos for Flugelhorn & Piano, but are open for others as well. "Simply Good Pals" is an original melody based around the changes to the jazz standard "Just Friends" and arranged in the style of Bill Holman and Thad Jones. The arrangement consists of the melody played by the flugelhorn and saxophones, a brief saxophone soli, and a challenging shout section. The solo section can be opened up for flugelhorn, alto and tenor sax, trombone, and piano and/or guitar. "Simply Good Pals"is the perfect medium swing chart for advanced high school band or college ensemble.