Quincy Jones ‎– The Birth Of A Band!

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Mercury ‎– 818 177 1, Mercury ‎– 818177-1
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A1 Tuxedo Junction
Alto Saxophone – Phil WoodsBaritone Saxophone – Danny BankBass – Milt HintonDrums – Osie JohnsonFlute, Alto Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone – Jerome RichardsonGuitar – Kenny BurrellPercussion – Jimmy CrawfordPiano – Moe WechslerTenor Saxophone – Budd Johnson, Sam "The Man" Taylor*Trombone – Billy Byers, Jimmy Cleveland, Tom Mitchell*, Urbie GreenTrumpet – Clark Terry, Ernie Royal, Harry "Sweets" Edison*, Joe WilderWritten-By – Buddy Feyne, Erskine Hawkins, Julian Dash, William Johnson
2:44
A2 The Midnight Sun Will Never Set
Soloist, Guitar [Lead Melody] – Kenny BurrellWritten-By – Dorcas Cochran, Henry Salvador*, Quincy Jones
2:41
A3 A Change Of Pace
Baritone Saxophone – Sahib ShihabBass – Milt HintonDrums – Sam WoodyardFlute, Alto Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone – Jerome RichardsonFrench Horn – Julius WatkinsPercussion – Jimmy CrawfordPiano – Patti BownSoloist, Alto Saxophone – Phil WoodsSoloist, Trumpet – Harry "Sweets" Edison*Tenor Saxophone – Budd Johnson, Sam "The Man" Taylor*Trombone – Billy Byers, Jimmy Cleveland, Tom Mitchell*, Urbie GreenTrumpet – Clark Terry, Ernie Royal, Joe WilderWritten-By – Harold Arnold*, Quincy Jones
3:20
A4 Moanin'
Alto Saxophone – Frank Wess, Phil WoodsBaritone Saxophone – Danny BankBass – Milt HintonDrums – Charlie PersipFrench Horn – Julius WatkinsGuitar – Kenny BurrellPiano – Patti BownSoloist, Flugelhorn – Clark TerryTenor Saxophone – Benny Golson, Jerome RichardsonTrombone – Jimmy Cleveland, Melba Liston, Quentin Jackson, Urbie GreenTrumpet – Clark Terry, Ernie Royal, Harry "Sweets" Edison*, Joe WilderWritten-By – Bobby Timmons
3:02
A5 Happy Faces
Soloist, Tenor Saxophone – Zoot SimsWritten-By – Sonny Stitt
2:40
A6 Along Came Bettty
Soloist, Alto Saxophone – Phil WoodsSoloist, Flute – Frank WessWritten-By – Benny Golson
3:21
B1 I Remember Clifford
Arranged By – Nat PierceSoloist, Flugelhorn – Clark TerryWritten-By – Benny Golson
3:42
B2 Whisper Not
Soloist, Tenor Saxophone – Zoot SimsWritten-By – Benny Golson
3:22
B3 The Gypsy
Arranged By – Melba ListonSoloist, Alto Saxophone – Phil WoodsWritten-By – William Gordon Reid*
4:05
B4 Tickle Toe
Arranged By – Al CohnSoloist, Tenor Saxophone – Zoot SimsSoloist, Trumpet – Clark TerrySoloist, Trumpet [Muted] – Joe NewmanWritten-By – Lester Young
2:55
B5 The Birth Of A Band
Alto Saxophone – Phil WoodsAlto Saxophone, Flute – Frank WessBaritone Saxophone – Sahib ShihabBass – Milt HintonDrums – Don LamondFrench Horn – Julius WatkinsGuitar – Les SpannPiano – Patti BownSoloist, Tenor Saxophone – Jerome Richardson, Zoot SimsTrombone – Jimmy Cleveland, Melba Liston, Quentin Jackson, Urbie GreenTrumpet – Ernie Royal, Harry "Sweets" Edison*, Joe Newman, Joe WilderWritten-By – Quincy Jones
2:53
C1 Lester Leaps In
Arranged By – Ernie WilkinsSoloist, Guitar, Flute – Les SpannSoloist, Piccolo Flute – Jerome RichardsonSoloist, Tenor Saxophone – Budd JohnsonWritten-By – Lester Young
3:33
C2 Ghana
Soloist, Baritone Saxophone – Sahib ShihabSoloist, Piano – Patti BownWritten-By, Arranged By – Ernie Wilkins
4:36
C3 Caravan
Arranged By – Bill PottsSoloist, Trombone – Jimmy ClevelandWritten-By – Duke Ellington, Irving Mills, Juan Tizol
3:28
C4 Everbody's Blues
Soloist, French Horn – Julius WatkinsWritten-By, Arranged By – Ernie Wilkins
4:13
C5 Cherokee
Arranged By – Ernie WilkinsSoloist, Alto Saxophone – Porter KilbertSoloist, Trumpet – Art FarmerWritten-By – Ray Noble
3:05
D1 Airmail Special
Arranged By – Al CohnSoloist, Alto Saxophone – Porter KilbertSoloist, Piano – Patti BownSoloist, Trumpet – Lee MorganWritten-By – Benny Goodman, Charlie Christian, Jimmie Mundy*
2:33
D2 They Say It's Wonderful
Arranged By – Al CohnSoloist, Piano – Patti BownWritten-By – Irving Berlin
3:21
D3 Chant Of The Weed
Arranged By – Ralph BurnsSoloist, Alto Saxophone – Phil WoodsSoloist, Trombone – Jimmy ClevelandSoloist, Trumpet – Lee MorganWritten-By – Don Redman
3:14
D4 I Never Has Seen Snow
Arranged By – Bill PottsSoloist, Alto Saxophone – Phil WoodsWritten-By – Harold Arlen, Truman Capote
3:08
D5 Eesom
Soloist, Flute – Jerome RichardsonSoloist, Trombone – Jimmy ClevelandWritten-By, Arranged By – Bill Potts
5:04

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A1 - Recorded February 9 or 10, 1959 in New York
A2 - The Midnight Sun Will Never Set is previously unissued
A3 - Recorded March 9 and 10, 1959 in New York
A4 - Recorded May 26, 1959 in New York
A5 through B4 - Recorded May 27 and 28, 1959 in New York
B5 - Recorded June 16, 1959 in New York
C1 through D5 - Recorded November 4, 5 and 9, 1959 in New York

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