Shorty Rogers Modern Sounds from California 1954-1957

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Item:  FRSN 2202
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CD Details

  • Number of Discs: 2
  • Released:
  • Originally Released: 2005
  • Label: Fresh Sounds Spain

Tracks:

  • Buy for $0.991.Scarf Dance
  • Buy for $0.992.Ballade
  • Buy for $0.993.Lover Man
  • Buy for $0.994.Safari
  • Buy for $0.995.Arcadia
  • Buy for $0.996.Hooray for Hollywood
  • Buy for $0.997.Santa Anita
  • Buy for $0.998.The Blindfold Test No. 1
  • Buy for $0.999.Here's Pete
  • Buy for $0.9910.Santa Monica
  • Buy for $0.9911.No Love, No Nothing
  • Buy for $0.9912.The Blindfold Test No. 2
  • Buy for $0.9913.Burbank Bounce
  • Buy for $0.9914.Van Nuys Indeed
  • Buy for $0.9915.Culver City
  • Buy for $0.9916.The Blindfold Test No. 3
  • Buy for $0.9917.Tempo de Sylva
  • Buy for $0.9918.Tomjean
  • Buy for $0.9919.Stranger in the Rain
  • Buy for $0.9920.Kentucky Blue Grass
  • 21.Skip to Me
  • 22.Speak Easy
  • 23.I'm Forever Counting Geigers
  • 24.Id
  • 25.The Goof
  • 26.Here's Pete
  • 27.Beverly Hills
  • 28.The Sidewalks of New York
  • 29.Blue Moon
  • 30.I May Be Wrong
  • 31.Smog a la Mode
  • 32.California Zephyr
  • 33.Lady Like
  • 34.Midnight Sun
  • 35.Two Part Contention
  • 36.I'll Never Say "Never Again" Goodbye
  • 37.Larisa
  • 38.Jazz for Gene

Product Description:

Personnel: Shorty Rogers (trumpet); Howard Roberts , Red Mitchell, Tony Rizzi (guitar); Buddy Collette (flute, clarinet, alto saxophone, tenor saxophone, baritone saxophone); Bud Shank (flute, alto saxophone); Pete Jolly (accordion, piano); Jimmy Giuffre (clarinet, tenor saxophone, baritone saxophone); Bob Cooper (oboe, tenor saxophone); Charlie Mariano (alto saxophone, tenor saxophone, baritone saxophone); Herb Geller, Art Pepper (alto saxophone); Bob Enevoldsen (tenor saxophone, valve trombone); Bob Hardaway, Jack Montrose (tenor saxophone); Conte Candoli, Don Fagerquist, Stu Williamson (trumpet); John Graas (French horn); Milt Bernhardt (trombone); Lorraine Geller, Gerry Wiggins, Marty Paich, Andr‚ Previn (piano); Chico Hamilton, Irv Kluger, Larry Bunker, Mel Lewis, Stan Levey (drums).
Recording information: ??/??/1954-07/15/1957.
Ten different sessions dating from 1954-1957 featuring all-star musicians from the West Coast are reissued on this highly appealing two-CD set. It is difficult to surmise, even after reading the extensive liner notes, who exactly is the leader of most of these sessions, although the lone album led and organized by writer Howard Lucraft is among the dates, as are a few sets produced by Leonard Feather. Among the featured stars of the 38 selections are such notables as trumpeter/arranger Shorty Rogers; trumpeters Harry "Sweets" Edison, Conte Candoli, and Don Fagerquist; trombonists Bob Enevoldsen and Frank Rosolino; altoists Bud Shank, Buddy Collette, Art Pepper, Charlie Mariano, and Herb Geller; tenor saxophonist Bob Cooper; Jimmy Giuffre on various reeds; and pianists Pete Jolly, Lorraine Geller, Gerry Wiggins, Marty Paich, Claude Williamson, and Andr‚ Previn; among others. The concise performances are prime West Coast jazz, even if none of the sessions are all that famous. Fans of the idiom will definitely want this two-fer. ~ Scott Yanow
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  • UPC: 8427328622028
  • Shipping Weight: 0.25/lbs (approx)
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