Benny Carter And His Orchestra ‎– 1929-1933

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Classics (11) ‎– CLASSICS 522
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1 The Little Chocolate Dandies That's How I Feel Today
Alto Saxophone – Benny CarterAlto Saxophone, Written-By – Don RedmanBanjo – Unknown ArtistDrums – George StaffordPiano – Fats WallerTenor Saxophone – Coleman HawkinsTrombone – J.C. HigginbothamTrumpet – Leonard Davis, Rex StewartTuba – Cyrus St. Clair
2:57
2 The Little Chocolate Dandies Six Or Seven Times
Alto Saxophone, Vocals – Benny Carter, Don RedmanBanjo – Unknown ArtistDrums – George StaffordPiano, Written-By – Fats WallerTenor Saxophone – Coleman HawkinsTrombone – J.C. HigginbothamTrumpet – Leonard Davis, Rex StewartTuba – Cyrus St. ClairWritten-By – Mills*
3:20
3 Chocolate Dandies* Goodbye Blues
Alto Saxophone, Arranged By, Vocals, Written-By – Benny CarterBass – John KirbyGuitar – Benny JacksonPiano – Horace HendersonTenor Saxophone – Coleman HawkinsTrombone – Jimmy HarrisonTrumpet – Bobby Stark
3:17
4 Chocolate Dandies* Cloudy Skies
Alto Saxophone, Arranged By – Benny CarterGuitar – Benny JacksonPiano – Horace HendersonTenor Saxophone, Written-By – Coleman HawkinsTrombone – Jimmy HarrisonTrumpet – Bobby StarkTuba – John Kirby
2:55
5 Chocolate Dandies* Got Another Sweetie Now
Alto Saxophone, Arranged By – Benny CarterGuitar – Benny JacksonPiano – Horace HendersonTenor Saxophone – Coleman HawkinsTrombone, Vocals, Written-By – Jimmy HarrisonTrumpet – Bobby StarkTuba – John Kirby
2:58
6 Chocolate Dandies* Bugle Call Rag
Alto Saxophone, Arranged By – Benny CarterGuitar – Benny JacksonPiano – Horace HendersonTenor Saxophone – Coleman HawkinsTrombone – Jimmy HarrisonTrumpet – Bobby StarkTuba – John KirbyWritten-By – Schoebel*, Mills*, Pettis*
2:49
7 Chocolate Dandies* Dee Blues
Clarinet, Arranged By, Written-By – Benny CarterGuitar – Benny JacksonPiano – Horace HendersonTenor Saxophone – Coleman HawkinsTrombone – Jimmy HarrisonTrumpet – Bobby StarkTuba – John Kirby
2:54
8 Benny Carter And His Orchestra Tell All Your Day Dreams To Me
Alto Saxophone, Flute – Wayman CarverBass [String Bass] – Richard Fullbright*Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Directed By – Benny CarterDrums – Sid Catlett*Guitar – Unknown ArtistPiano – Teddy WilsonTenor Saxophone – Chu Berry*Trombone – Dickie WellsTrumpet – Frank Newton, Louis Bacon, Unknown ArtistVocals – Unknown ArtistWritten-By – James*, Seitter*
2:54
9 Benny Carter And His Orchestra Swing It
Alto Saxophone – Howard Johnson (6)Bass [String Bass] – Ernest Hill (2)Drums, Vibraphone – Sid Catlett*Guitar – Lawrence LuciePiano – Rod RodriguezTenor Saxophone – Chu Berry*Trombone – George Washington, Wilbur De ParisTrumpet – Bill Dillard, Leonard Davis, Shad CollinsTrumpet, Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Vocals, Directed By – Benny CarterWritten-By – Bretz*, Weitz*
3:11
10 Benny Carter And His Orchestra Synthetic Love
Alto Saxophone – Howard Johnson (6)Bass [String Bass] – Ernest Hill (2)Drums, Vibraphone – Sid Catlett*Guitar – Lawrence LuciePiano – Rod RodriguezTenor Saxophone – Chu Berry*Trombone – George Washington, Wilbur De ParisTrumpet – Bill Dillard, Leonard Davis, Shad CollinsTrumpet, Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Vocals, Directed By, Written-By – Benny CarterWritten-By – Mills*, Washington*
3:28
11 Benny Carter And His Orchestra Six Bells Stampede
Alto Saxophone – Howard Johnson (6)Bass [String Bass] – Ernest Hill (2)Drums, Vibraphone – Sid Catlett*Guitar – Lawrence LuciePiano – Rod RodriguezTenor Saxophone – Chu Berry*Trombone – George Washington, Wilbur De ParisTrumpet – Bill Dillard, Leonard Davis, Shad CollinsTrumpet, Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Directed By – Benny CarterWritten-By – Hughes*
2:39
12 Benny Carter And His Orchestra Love, You're Not The One For Me
Alto Saxophone – Howard Johnson (6)Bass [String Bass] – Ernest Hill (2)Drums, Vibraphone – Sid Catlett*Guitar – Lawrence LuciePiano – Rod RodriguezTenor Saxophone – Chu Berry*Trombone – George Washington, Wilbur De ParisTrumpet – Bill Dillard, Leonard Davis, Shad CollinsTrumpet, Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Vocals, Directed By, Written-By – Benny Carter
3:32
13 Spike Hughes And His Negro Orchestra Nocturne
Bass [String Bass] – Ernest Hill (2)Clarinet, Alto Saxophone – Benny Carter, Howard Johnson (6), Wayman CarverClarinet, Tenor Saxophone – Coleman HawkinsDirected By, Arranged By, Written-By – Spike HughesDrums – Kaiser MarshallGuitar – Lawrence LuciePiano – Rod RodriguezTrombone – Dicky Wells*, George Washington, Wilbur De ParisTrumpet – Bill Dillard, Leonard Davis, Shad Collins
2:57
14 Spike Hughes And His Negro Orchestra Someone Stole Gabriel's Horn
Bass [String Bass] – Ernest Hill (2)Clarinet, Alto Saxophone – Howard Johnson (6), Wayman CarverClarinet, Alto Saxophone, Vocals – Benny CarterClarinet, Tenor Saxophone – Coleman HawkinsDirected By, Arranged By – Spike HughesDrums – Kaiser MarshallGuitar – Lawrence LuciePiano – Rod RodriguezTrombone – Dicky Wells*, George Washington, Wilbur De ParisTrumpet – Bill Dillard, Leonard Davis, Shad CollinsWritten-By – Hayes*, Mills*, Washington*
3:03
15 Spike Hughes And His Negro Orchestra Pastorale
Bass [String Bass] – Ernest Hill (2)Clarinet, Alto Saxophone – Benny Carter, Howard Johnson (6), Wayman CarverClarinet, Tenor Saxophone – Coleman HawkinsDirected By, Arranged By, Written-By – Spike HughesDrums – Sid Catlett*Guitar – Lawrence LuciePiano – Rod RodriguezTrombone – Dicky Wells*, George Washington, Wilbur De ParisTrumpet – Bill Dillard, Leonard Davis, Shad Collins
3:10
16 Spike Hughes And His Negro Orchestra Bugle Call Rag
Bass [String Bass] – Ernest Hill (2)Clarinet, Alto Saxophone – Benny Carter, Howard Johnson (6), Wayman CarverClarinet, Tenor Saxophone – Coleman HawkinsDirected By, Arranged By – Spike HughesDrums – Sid Catlett*Guitar – Lawrence LuciePiano – Rod RodriguezTrombone – Dicky Wells*, George Washington, Wilbur De ParisTrumpet – Bill Dillard, Leonard Davis, Shad CollinsWritten-By – Meyer*, Schoebel*, Pettis*
2:51
17 Spike Hughes And His Negro Orchestra Arabesque
Bass [String Bass] – Ernest Hill (2)Clarinet, Alto Saxophone – Benny Carter, Howard Johnson (6)Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Flute – Wayman CarverClarinet, Tenor Saxophone – Coleman HawkinsDirected By, Arranged By, Written-By – Spike HughesDrums – Sid Catlett*Guitar – Lawrence LucieTenor Saxophone – Chu Berry*Trombone – Dicky Wells*, George Washington, Wilbur De ParisTrumpet – Bill Dillard, Leonard DavisTrumpet, Vocals – Henry Allen*
3:03
18 Spike Hughes And His Negro Orchestra Fanfare
Bass [String Bass] – Ernest Hill (2)Clarinet, Alto Saxophone – Benny Carter, Howard Johnson (6)Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Flute – Wayman CarverClarinet, Tenor Saxophone – Coleman HawkinsDirected By, Arranged By – Spike HughesDrums – Sid Catlett*Guitar – Lawrence LuciePiano – Luis RussellTenor Saxophone – Chu Berry*Trombone – Dicky Wells*, George Washington, Wilbur De ParisTrumpet – Bill Dillard, Leonard DavisTrumpet, Vocals – Henry Allen*Written-By – Traditional
2:52
19 Spike Hughes And His Negro Orchestra Sweet Sorrow Blues
Bass [String Bass] – Ernest Hill (2)Clarinet, Alto Saxophone – Benny Carter, Howard Johnson (6)Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Flute – Wayman CarverClarinet, Tenor Saxophone – Coleman HawkinsDirected By, Arranged By – Spike HughesDrums – Sid Catlett*Guitar – Lawrence LuciePiano – Luis RussellTenor Saxophone – Chu Berry*Trombone – Dicky Wells*, George Washington, Wilbur De ParisTrumpet – Bill Dillard, Leonard DavisTrumpet, Vocals – Henry Allen*Written-By – Traditional
3:02
20 Spike Hughes And His Negro Orchestra Music At Midnight
Bass [String Bass] – Ernest Hill (2)Clarinet, Alto Saxophone – Benny Carter, Howard Johnson (6)Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Flute – Wayman CarverClarinet, Tenor Saxophone – Coleman HawkinsDirected By, Arranged By – Spike HughesDrums – Sid Catlett*Guitar – Lawrence LuciePiano – Luis RussellTenor Saxophone – Chu Berry*Trombone – Dicky Wells*, George Washington, Wilbur De ParisTrumpet – Bill Dillard, Leonard DavisTrumpet, Vocals – Henry Allen*Written-By – Unknown Artist
2:42
21 Spike Hughes And His Negro Orchestra Sweet Sue - Just You
Bass [String Bass] – Spike HughesClarinet, Alto Saxophone – Benny CarterClarinet, Alto Saxophone, Flute – Wayman CarverClarinet, Tenor Saxophone – Coleman HawkinsDrums – Sid Catlett*Guitar – Lawrence LuciePiano – Rod RodriguezTenor Saxophone – Chu Berry*Trombone – Dicky Wells*Trumpet, Vocals – Henry Allen*Written-By – Young*, Harris*
2:59
22 Spike Hughes And His Negro Orchestra Air In D Flat
Bass [String Bass] – Ernest Hill (2)Clarinet, Alto Saxophone – Howard Johnson (6)Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Flute – Wayman CarverClarinet, Soprano Saxophone, Alto Saxophone – Benny CarterClarinet, Tenor Saxophone – Coleman HawkinsDirected By, Arranged By – Spike HughesDrums – Sid Catlett*Guitar – Lawrence LuciePiano – Rod RodriguezTenor Saxophone – Chu Berry*Trombone – Dicky Wells*, George Washington, Wilbur De ParisTrumpet – Howard Scott (2)Trumpet [Possibly] – Bill Dillard, Leonard DavisTrumpet, Vocals – Henry Allen*Written-By – Unknown Artist
3:00
23 Spike Hughes And His Negro Orchestra Donegal Cradle Song
Bass [String Bass] – Ernest Hill (2)Clarinet, Alto Saxophone – Howard Johnson (6)Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Flute – Wayman CarverClarinet, Soprano Saxophone, Alto Saxophone – Benny CarterClarinet, Tenor Saxophone – Coleman HawkinsDirected By, Arranged By, Written-By – Spike HughesDrums – Sid Catlett*Guitar – Lawrence LuciePiano – Rod RodriguezTenor Saxophone – Chu Berry*Trombone – Dicky Wells*, George Washington, Wilbur De ParisTrumpet – Howard Scott (2)Trumpet [Possibly] – Bill Dillard, Leonard DavisTrumpet, Vocals – Henry Allen*
3:00

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1-2: New York, September 18, 1929.
3: New York, December 3, 1930.
4-7: New York, December 31, 1930.
8: New York, c. June 23, 1932.
9-12: New York, March 14, 1933.
13-16: New York, April 18, 1933.
17-21: New York, May 18, 1933.
22-23: New York, May 19, 1933.

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  • Barcode: 3307517052223
  • Matrix / Runout: CLASSICS 522 MPO 02 @@

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