Count Basie Count Basie at Southland 1940 (Live)
- Released: June 25, 2002
- Originally Released: 2002
- Label: Jazz Band
- 1.Introduction / One O'Clock Jump - (Introduction)
- 2.Ebony Rhapsody
- 3.Riff Interlude
- 4.Darn That Dream
- 5.Take It, Pres
- 6.Baby, Don't Tell on Me
- 7.One Hour
- 8.I Got Rhythm (Closing) - (Closing)
- 10.One O'Clock Jump
- 11.Rhythm Man
- 12.You'll Never Know
- 13.Blue Lou
- 14.The Chicks I Pick Are Slender, Tender and Tall
- 15.As Time Goes By
- 16.It's Sand, Man!
- 17.Boogie Woogie
- 18.Yeah Man!
- 19.Closing (One O'Clock Jump) - (Closing)
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Personnel includes: Count Basie (piano); Earl Warren (vocals, alto saxophone); Helen Humes, Jimmy Rushing, Thelma Carpenter, Jimmy Rushing (vocals); Jack Washington (alto & baritone saxophones); Lester Young, Don Byas, Buddy Tate (tenor saxophone); Buck Clayton, Harry "Sweets" Edison, Al Killian, Ed Lewis, Snooky Young (trumpet); Vic Dickenson, Dan Minor, Dicky Wells (trombone); Freddie Green (guitar); Walter Page (bass); Jo Jones (drums).
Recorded live at Southland Theatre Resturant, Boston, Massachusetts and in Hollywood, California on February 20, 1940 and in June & July 1943. Includes liner notes by Chris Sheridan.
Personnel: Count Basie (piano); Earle Warren (vocals, alto saxophone); Helen Humes, Jimmy Rushing, Thelma Carpenter (vocals); Freddie Green (guitar); Jack Washington (alto saxophone, baritone saxophone); Dicky Wells (alto saxophone, trombone); Don Byas, Robert Scott , Louis Taylor, Jr. , Eli Robinson (alto saxophone); Lester Young , Buddy Tate (tenor saxophone); Ed Lewis, Harry "Sweets" Edison , Snooky Young, Buck Clayton (trumpet); Vic Dickenson, Dan Minor (trombone); Jo Jones (drums).
Liner Note Author: Chris Sheridan.
Recording information: AFRS "Downbeat" Transcription #60, Hollywood, CA (02/20/1940-07/??/1943); WJZ Broadcast, Southland Theatre Restaurant, Boston, MA (02/20/1940-07/??/1943).
Arrangers: Count Basie; Don Redman; Eddie Durham; Horace Henderson; Jimmy Mundy; Buck Clayton.
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