Chris Barber's Jazz Band With Ottilie Patterson And Guest Artist Lonnie Donegan ‎– The Best Of Chris Barber

Ace Of Clubs ‎– ACL 1037
Vinyl, LP, Compilation, Mono

Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 Bobby Shaftoe
Arranged By – Barber Jazz Band*
A2 Rock Island Line
Arranged By – Donegan*
A3 New Orleans Blues
Written-By – Morton*
A4 John Henry
Arranged By – Donegan*
A5 Stevedore Stomp
Written-By – Ellington*, Mills*
A6 Merrydown Blues
Written-By – Barber*
B1 I'd Love It
Written-By – Redman*, Hudson*
B2 Storyville Blues
Written By – Sandole, Story
B3 The Girls Go Crazy About The Way I Walk
Written-By – Ory*
B4 I Hate A Man Like You
Written-By – Morton*
B5 Salutation
Arranged By – Barber Jazz band*
B6 Weeping Willow Blues
Written-By – Carter*



Tracks on which applause can be heard recorded at National Jazz Federation concerts at the Royal Festival Hall, London

Sleeve laminated with 'Clarifoil' made by Celanese Limited

The alternative sleeve with green artwork on the front was printed by Robert Stace and also laminated with 'Clarifoil' made by Celanese Limited on the front. It has the matrix nos. ARL 4830 and ARL 4831.
Hit UK chart 12 Nov 1960 at no.17 - it's only chart week.

Recording dates and places:
A side: London, July 13, 1954
B1-2: London, October 30, 1954
B3-5: London, January 9, 1955
B6: London, March 16, 1955

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout: ARL-4831-1A