Count Basie ‎– Big Man In A Small Band

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ABM ‎– ABMMCD 1128
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1 Shoe Shine Swing
Composed By – Cahn*, Chaplin*
3:00
2 Boogie Woogie
Composed By – Basie*, Rushing*
3:16
3 Oh, Lady Be Good
Composed By – George & Ira Gershwin
3:10
4 How Long, How Long Blues
Composed By – Carr*
3:03
5 Oh, Red
Composed By – McCoy*
2:56
6 You Can Depend On Me
Composed By – Carpenter*, Hines*, Dunlap*
3:16
7 Dickie's Dream
Composed By – Basie*, Young*
3:09
8 Lester leaps In
Composed By – Young*
3:14
9 How Long Blues
Composed By – Carr*
3:00
10 Royal Garden Blues
Composed By – Williams*, Williams*
3:09
11 Bugle Blues
Composed By – Basie*
2:24
12 Sugar Blues
Composed By – Williams*, Fletcher*
2:59
13 Café Society Blues
Composed By – Basie*
3:16
14 Way Back Blues
Composed By – Basie*
3:30
15 St Louis Blues
Composed By – Handy*
3:20
16 After Theatre Jump
Composed By – Wells*
4:48
17 Six Cats And A Prince
Composed By – Clayton*
4:12
18 Lester Leaps Again
Composed By – Clayton*
4:28
19 Destination KC
Composed By – Clayton*
4:54
20 Blue Lester
Composed By – Young*
3:24
21 Ghost Of A Chance
Composed By – Crosby*, Washington*, Young*
3:22
22 Indiana
Composed By – Mac*, Hanley*
2:57
23 Jump, Lester, Jump
Composed By – Young*
3:20

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A selection of recordings of Count Basie with a small band recorded between 1936 and 1944.
℗ & © 1999 Audio Book & Music Company Limited
Released under Licence from Copyright Group Limited
Includes 8 page booklet with notes and details of all recordings and personnel.
Recording Details:
1 to 3: 9 Oct 1936, Chicago; C-1657-1
4: 9 Nov 1938, NYC; 64731-A
5: 26 Jan 1939, NYC; 64954-A
6: 2 Feb 1939, NYC; 64978-A
7 to 8: 5 Sep 1939, NYC; 25297-1
9 to 15: 24 Jul 1942, Los Angeles; HC0880-1
16 to 19: 22 Mar 1944, NYC; HL23-1
20 to 23: 1 May 1944, NYC;5457-1

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 5 038375 001280
  • Matrix / Runout: AAS0355 B5588 ABMMCD 1128
  • Mastering SID Code: IFPI L122
  • Mould SID Code: IFPI 5H08

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