Count Basie And His Orchestra* ‎– April In Paris

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Verve Records ‎– 314 521 402-2
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1 April In Paris
Arranged By – Wild Bill DavisComposed By – E.Y. Harburg, Vernon Duke
3:47
2 Corner Pocket
Composed By, Arranged By – Freddie Green
5:15
3 Didn't You?
Composed By, Arranged By – Frank Foster
4:43
4 Sweetie Cakes
Composed By, Arranged By – Ernie Wilkins
3:58
5 Magic
Composed By, Arranged By – Frank Wess
3:06
6 Shiny Stockings
Composed By, Arranged By – Frank Foster
5:14
7 What Am I Here For?
Arranged By – Frank FosterComposed By – Duke Ellington
3:19
8 Midgets
Composed By, Arranged By – Joe Newman
3:13
9 Mambo Inn
Arranged By – Frank FosterComposed By – Bobby Woodlen, Edgar Sampson, Mario Bauzá
3:23
10 Dinner With Friends
Composed By, Arranged By – Neal Hefti
3:05
11 April In Paris [2nd Take]
Arranged By – Wild Bill DavisComposed By – E.Y. Harburg, Vernon Duke
3:45
12 Corner Pocket [2nd Take]
Composed By, Arranged By – Freddie Green
4:59
13 Didn't You? [3rd Take]
Composed By, Arranged By – Frank Foster
4:50
14 Magic [1st Take]
Composed By, Arranged By – Frank Wess
3:42
15 Magic [2nd Take]
Composed By, Arranged By – Frank Wess
3:50
16 What Am I Here For? [1st Take]
Arranged By – Frank FosterComposed By – Duke Ellington
4:06
17 Midgets [4th Take]
Composed By, Arranged By – Joe Newman
3:11

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Notes

Tracks 1-4 and 11-13 recorded July 26, 1955 at Fine Sound, New York City
Tracks 5-8 and 14-17 recorded January 4, 1956 at Fine Sound, New York City
Tracks 9 and 10 recorded January 5, 1956 at Fine Sound, New York City
Tracks 1-10 original LP issue: April in Paris Verve MGV 8012
Tracks 11-17 are previously unissued takes

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 7 31452 14022 7
  • Matrix / Runout (Variant 1): 314 521 402-2 01! E
  • Matrix / Runout (Variant 2): 314 521 4022 03! G
  • Mastering SID Code: IFPI L005
  • Mould SID Code: IFPI 0346

Other Versions (5 of 49) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
MG V-8012 Count Basie Orchestra April In Paris(LP, Mono) Verve Records MG V-8012 US 1957 Sell This Version
23MJ 3233 Count Basie And His Orchestra* April In Paris(LP, Album, Mono, RE) Verve Records 23MJ 3233 Japan 1983 Sell This Version
MGV-8012 Count Basie And His Orchestra* April In Paris(LP, Album, Mono) Verve Records MGV-8012 US 1957 Sell This Version
131533 Count Basie And His Orchestra* April In Paris(CD, Album, RE) Phoenix Records (15) 131533 Europe 2011 Sell This Version
EFVEi-079 Count Basie And His Orchestra* April In Paris(CD, Comp, RE) Folio EFVEi-079 Italy 2003 Sell This Version

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