Count Basie And His Orchestra - The Big Band Sound Of Count Basie

  • Artist: Count Basie And His Orchestra
  • Category: Jazz
  • Name: The Big Band Sound Of Count Basie
  • Size: 935mb
  • Quality: FLAC, MP3





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A1 April In Paris
Written-By – Harburg*, Duke*
A2 I'm Walkin'
Written-By – Bartholomew*, Domino*
A3 Squeeze Me
Written-By – Williams*, Waller*
A4 St. Louis Blues
Written-By – Handy*
A5 St. Thomas
Arranged By – Basie*Written-By – Trad.*
A6 Hey Jim
Written-By – Gonzales*, Foster*
B1 Shiny Stockings
Written-By – Foster*
B2 Watermelon Man
Written-By – Hancock*, Hendricks*
B3 Makin' Whoopee
Written-By – Kahn*, Donaldson*
B4 Frankie And Johnny
Arranged By – Kahn*Written-By – Trad.*
B5 It's Only A Paper Moon
Written-By – Rose*, Harburg*, Arlen*
B6 One O'Clock Jump
Written-By – Basie*

Companies, etc.

  • Marketed By – Polydor Records Ltd.

Credits

  • Alto Saxophone – Bill Graham (tracks: A1, B1), Bobby Plater (tracks: A2 to A6, B2 to B6), Frank Wess (tracks: A1, B1)
  • Alto Saxophone, Clarinet – Marshall Royal
  • Artwork – Hamish Grimes
  • Baritone Saxophone – Charlie Fowlkes (tracks: A1, A2, A4 to B6)
  • Bass – Eddie Jones (tracks: A1, B1), Norman Keenan (tracks: A3 to A6, B3, B5, B6), Wyatt Reuther (tracks: A2, B2, B4)
  • Compiled By – John Snell
  • Drums – Ed Shaughnessy (tracks: A3), Irv Cottler (tracks: A2, B2, B4), J.C. Heard (tracks: A2, B2, B4), Rufus Jones (tracks: A4 to A6, B3, B5, B6), Sonny Payne (tracks: A1, B1)
  • Guitar – Freddie Greene*
  • Liner Notes – Alun Morgan
  • Piano – Count Basie
  • Producer – Norman Granz (tracks: A1, B1, B6), Teddy Reig (tracks: A2 to A6, B2 to B5)
  • Tenor Saxophone – Billy Mitchell (tracks: A3, B4), Eddie Davis* (tracks: A2, A4 to A6, B2 to B6), Frank Foster (tracks: A1, B1)
  • Tenor Saxophone, Flute – Eric Dixon (tracks: A2 to A6, B2 to B6), Frank Wess (tracks: A1, B1)
  • Trombone – Al Grey (tracks: A2, A4 to A6, B2 to B6), Benny Powell (tracks: A1, B1), Bill Hughes , Grover Mitchell (tracks: A2 to A6, B2 to B6), Harlan Floyd (tracks: A3), Henderson Chambers (tracks: A2, A4 to A6, B2 to B6), Henry Coker (tracks: A1, B1), Richard Boone (tracks: A3, B4)
  • Trumpet – Al Aarons (tracks: A2 to A6, B2 to B6), Gene Goe (tracks: A3, B4), Harry Edison (tracks: A3, B4), Joe Newman (tracks: A1, B1), Phil Guilbeau* (tracks: A4 to A6, B3, B4, B6), Reunald Jones (tracks: A1, B1), Sam Noto (tracks: A2, B2, B4), Sonny Cohn (tracks: A2 to A6, B2 to B6), Thad Jones (tracks: A1, B1), Wallace Davenport (tracks: A2, A4, A5, A6, B2 to B6), Wendell Culley (tracks: A1, B1)

Notes

A1 New York City - July 26, 1955
A2 Los Angeles, January, 13 &14, 1965
A3 New Yorh City - February 15, 1967
A4 New York City - New York City, October 7, 8, 9, 1965
A5 New York City - New York City, October 7, 8, 9, 1965
A6 New York City - New York City, October 7, 8, 9, 1965

B1 New York City - January 4, 1956
B2 Los Angeles, January, 13 &14, 1965
B3 New York City - New York City, October 7, 8, 9, 1965
B4 New Yorh City - February 15, 1967
B5 New York City - New York City, October 7, 8, 9, 1965
B6 New York City - New York City, October 7, 8, 9, 1965

Marketed by Polydor.

Sleeve printed and made by MacNeill Press Ltd., London, S.E.I.

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