Stan Kenton ‎– This Is An Orchestra!

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Tantara Productions ‎– T2CD-1125
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2 × CD, Compilation, Remastered
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Tracklist

1948 Down Beat Awards - Civic Opera House, Chicago, IL
1-1 Theme And Introduction 1:21
1-2 Lover 2:04
1-3 June Christy Award 2:04
1-4 Lonely Woman 4:19
1-5 Pete Rugulo Award 0:51
1-6 Impressionism 3:05
1-7 Eddie Safranski Award 1:07
1-8 Safranski 3:21
1-9 Shelly Manne Award 0:46
1-10 Artistry In Percussion 3:09
1-11 Stan Kenton Award 1:56
1-12 The Peanut Vendor 4:04
1-13 Theme & Sign-Off 0:47
1956 - Soldier's Club, Ford Ord, Monterey, CA
1-14 A Theme Of Four Values 3:13
1-15 Young Blood 4:41
1-16 Intermission Riff 4:48
1-17 Cherokee 3:09
1-18 Take The 'A' Train 4:55
1-19 Polka Dots And Moonbeams 4:56
1-20 Fearless Finlay 4:19
1-21 I'm Glad There Is You 3:16
1-22 Kingfish 4:50
1-23 Out Of Nowhere 3:40
1-24 Limelight 7:00
1961-62 - Four Mellophonium Dates
2-1 Gone With The Wind 3:38
2-2 Intermission Riff 5:38
2-3 Sophisticated Lady 4:03
2-4 Lullabye Of Birdland 3:06
2-5 It's A Big Wide Wonderful World 2:02
2-6 Give Me A Song With A Wonderful Melody 2:35
2-7 Prologue - West Side Story 3:37
2-8 Maria 3:56
2-9 Malaguena 5:17
1971 - Springfield, Ohio 1973 - Bristol, Somerset, England
2-10 What Are You Doing The Rest Of Your Life 6:23
2:11 No Harmful Slide Effects 5:27
2-12 Of Space And Time 5:58
2-13 For Better And For Worster 4:36
2-14 Street Of Dreams 6:48
2:15 Malaga 8:05
2-16 Artistry In Rhythm 4:25

Credits

Notes

The Companion CDs to the Book "This Is An Orchestra" featuring previously unreleased Kenton Performances

Recording dates & locations:
Tracks 1-1 to 1-13: February 20, 1944 - Civic Opera House, Chicago Illinois
Tracks 1-14 to 1-24: February 1, 1956 - Soldiers Club, Fort Ord, Monterey, California
Tracks 2-1 to 2-3: June 17,1961 - Moonlight Gardens, Coney Island Park, Cincinatti, Ohio
Track 2-4: September 28, 1962, Hollywood Palladium Hollywood, California
Track 2-5 & 2-6: August 24, 1962Patio Gardens Ballroom, The Lagoon, Salt Lake City, Utah
Tracks 2-7 to 23-9: March 15, 1961 at Band Rehearshal, Hollywood California
Track 2-10:November 30, 1971, Memorial Hall, Wittenberg Univerity,Springfield, Ohio
Tracks 2-11 to 2-16:February 16, 1973, Colston Hall, Bristol, Sommerset, England

Addendum:
Track 2-6 "Give me a song with a beautiful melody" (recorded as printed on booklet on August 24, 1962) is not confirmed by the M. Sparke discography.Confirmed date is here September 10, 1963 at Capitol Tower studios.
Track 2-9 "Malaguena" (recorded as printed on booklet on March 15, 1961) is not confirmed by the Book of M.Sparke. Available rec. dates from the Sparke discography for this title are Jan. 25, 1955 / December 11, 1961/ December 12, 1961 and February 10, 1972

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  • Barcode: 7 80291 11252 0

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