Billy Butterfield Duet

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CD Details

  • Released:
  • Originally Released: 2006
  • Label: Jazzology

Tracks:

  • 1.Willow Weep For Me
  • 2.Ain't Misbehavin'
  • 3.Summertime
  • 4.You Can Depend on Me
  • 5.I've Got the World on a String
  • 6.Sunny Side of the Street
  • 7.Dear Old Southland
  • 8.It's a Wonderful World
  • 9.I've Got It Bad
  • 10.Rainy Day
  • 11.Keeping Out of Mischief Now

Product Description:

Personnel: Billy Butterfield (trumpet); Dick Wellstood (piano).
Recording information: 06/1973.
In 1973 the great swing/Dixieland trumpeter Billy Butterfield recorded a set of duets with the equally great stride pianist Dick Wellstood. Both of the musicians were still in their prime, which was impressive considering that Butterfield had already been a major musician for 35 years. Duets can be difficult because there is nowhere to hide, but in this case it was an obvious joy for the musicians. Wellstood's strong, two-handed style would have made the inclusion of a bass, a rhythm guitar, and drums a bit of a frivolity, and Butterfield's iron chops meant that he did not get weary easily either. Their renditions of a dozen standards plus a second version of "It's a Wonderful World" are full of spontaneity, logical improvising, and exciting moments with plenty of sparks flying. Highly recommended. ~ Scott Yanow

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  • UPC: 762247617426
  • Shipping Weight: 0.21/lbs (approx)
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