Count Basie featuring The Count Basie Orchestra directed by Frank Foster with Bryan Stripling, Freddie Green, Carmen Bradford and more! An installment of Savoy's Timeless series, featuring 20-bit digital remasters from the original session master tapes!
Personnel: Frank Foster (leader, tenor saxophone); Carmen Bradford (vocals);
Danny Turner (alto saxophone, piccolo); Danny House (alto saxophone); Eric Dixon, Kenny Hing (tenor saxophone, flute); Johnnie Williams (baritone saxophone, bass clarinet); Sonny Cohn, Melton Mustafa, Bob Ojeda, Byron Stripling (trumpet); Clarence Banks, Mel Wanzo, Dennis Wilson, Robert Trowers (trombone); Bill Hughes (bass trombone); Tee Carson, Carl Carter (piano); Freddie Green, Jerry Eastman (guitar); Lynn Seaton, Cleveland Eaton (bass); Dennis Mackrel, Duffy Jackson (drums).
Producers: Aaron A. Woodward III, Tom Ueno, Takayuki Watanabe.
Recorded in 1986 & 1989. Includes liner notes by Bill Milkowski.
All tracks have been digitally remastered.
This is part of Savoy's Timeless series.