Various ‎– The Beat Generation

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Rhino Records (2) ‎– R4 70281, Rhino Records (2) ‎– R2/R4 70281
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Volume One
1-01 Jack Kerouac San Francisco Scene (The Beat Generation)
Voice, Written-By – Jack Kerouac
3:09
1-02 Bob McFadden & Dor The Beat Generation 2:03
1-03 Unknown Artist Footloose In Greenwich Village 12:32
1-04 Langston Hughes With Leonard Feather Blues Montage
Bass – Milt HintonClarinet, Tenor Saxophone – Sam Taylor (2)Drums – Osie JohnsonPiano – Al Williams (4)Trombone – Vic Dickinson*Trumpet – Red Allen*
3:12
1-05 Babs Gonzales Manhattan Fable
Vocals – Babs Gonzales
2:36
1-06 Ken Nordine Reaching Into In
Bass – Emmett FrazierDrums – Bob FrazierNarrator – Ken NordinePiano, Vibraphone – Richard Campbell (2)Woodwind – Ken Soderbloom*
1:53
1-07 King Pleasure Parker's Mood
Bass – Percy HeathDrums – Kenny ClarkePiano – John Lewis (2)Vocals – King Pleasure
2:57
1-08 Nelson Riddle Route 66 Theme 2:06
1-09 Tom Waits Diamonds On My Windshield
Bass – Jim HughartDrums – Jim GordonVocals – Tom Waits
3:10
1-10 William S. Burroughs Naked Lunch (Excerpt) 6:26
1-11 Lee Konitz With Gerry Mulligan Quartet Bernie's Tune
Alto Saxophone – Lee KonitzBaritone Saxophone – Gerry MulliganBass – Carson SmithDrums – Larry BunkerTrumpet – Chet Baker
3:31
1-12 Don Morrow Like Rumpelstiltskin
Bass – Jack Zimmermann*Drums – Don LamondGuitar – Barry GalbraithNarrator – Don MorrowPercussion – Ted Sommers*Piano – Lou GaristoReeds – Jerome Richardson, Phil BodnerTrombone – Chauncey WelschTrumpet – Doc Severinson*Voice – Ann Thomas, Herb Duncan, Joyce Gordon, Phil Kramer
6:18
1-13 Dizzy Gillespie And His Orchestra Oop-Pop-A-Da
Alto Saxophone – Howard Johnson (6), John Brown (3)Baritone Saxophone – Cecil PayneBass – Ray BrownDrums – Joe Harris (3)Guitar – John Collins (2)Piano – John Lewis (2)Tenor Saxophone – James Moody, Joe GaylesTrombone – Taswell Baird, Bill Shepard*Trumpet – Dave Burns, Elmon Wright, Matthew McKay, Ray Orr*Vibraphone – Milt JacksonVocals – Kenneth Hagood & The EnsembleVocals, Trumpet – Dizzy Gillespie
3:08
1-14 Del Close & John Brent Basic Hip 1:11
1-15 John Drew Barrymore Christopher Columbus Digs The Jive 3:04
1-16 The Charles Mingus Jazz Workshop* Featuring Jean Shepherd (2) Clown
Bass – Charles MingusDrums – Danny Richmond*Narrator – Jean Shepherd (2)Piano – Wade LeggeTenor Saxophone – Shafi HadiTrombone – Jimmy Knepper
12:11
1-17 Kenneth Patchen Murder Of Two Men By A Young Kid Wearing Lemon Colored Gloves
Alto Saxophone, Bass Clarinet – Frank LealBass, Bassoon, Contrabassoon – Fred DuttonDrums, Timpani – Tom ReynoldsPiano, Electric Piano, Percussion, French Horn – Allyn FergusonTenor Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone, Clarinet – Modesto Briseno (2)Trumpet, Percussion – Robert Wilson (4)
1:15
Volume Two
2-01 Lord Buckley The Hip Gahn 6:09
2-02 Lambert, Hendricks & Ross Twisted
Bass – Ike Isaacs (2)Drums – Walter BoldenPiano – Gildo MahonesTrumpet – Harry EdisonVocals – Annie Ross, Dave Lambert (3), Jon Hendricks
2:14
2-03 Slim Gaillard & His Middle Europeans* Yip Roc Heresy
Bass – Clyde LombardiDrums – Charlie Smith (2)Guitar, Vocals – Slim GaillardPiano – Maceo Williams
2:28
2-04 Charlie Ventura Ha
Bass – Keith Mitchell (6)Drums – Ed ShaughnessyPiano – Dan McKennaSaxophone – Boots Mussulli, Charlie VenturaTrombone – Benny Green*Trumpet – Conte Candoli
2:46
2-05 David Amram Quintet Pull My Daisy
Alto Saxophone – Jerry DodgionBaritone Saxophone – Pepper AdamsBass – Herb Bushler, Lyle Atkinson*Drums – Al HarewoodFrench Horn, Piano, Guitar, Flute, Bouzouki, Kazoo, Percussion [Headbone] – David AmramOud – George MrgdichianPercussion – Arthur EdgehillViola – Midhat SerbagiVocals – Ali Hafid, Lynn Sheffield
4:29
2-06 Steve Allen (3) October In The Railroad Earth
Piano – Steve Allen (3)Voice, Written-By – Jack Kerouac
7:06
2-07 Howard K. Smith Cool Rebellion 20:13
2-08 Charlie Parker Quartet* Cosmic Rays
Alto Saxophone – Charlie ParkerBass – Teddy KotickDrums – Max RoachPiano – Hank Jones
3:05
2-09 Edd Byrnes* Kookie's Mad Pad 2:03
2-10 The Gordons (2) With Hank Jones Trio Bebopper
Bass – Charles MingusDrums – Max RoachPiano – Hank JonesVocals – George Gordon, George Gordon Jr., Honey Gordon*, Richard Gordon
2:44
2-11 Ken Nordine Hunger Is From
Bass – Jimmy BondCello – Fred KatzDrums – Forest HornGuitar – John PisanoNarrator – Ken NordineWoodwind – Paul Horn
3:48
2-12 Rod McKuen No Pictures Please 4:03
2-13 Perry Como Like Young
Bass – Paul Gray (4)Guitar – Howard Heitmeyer
2:53
2-14 Kenneth Rexroth Married Blues 3:22
2-15 Lenny Bruce Psychopathia Sexualis
Voice, Written-By – Lenny Bruce
2:24
Volume Three
3-01 Tom Waits Jack & Neal / California, Here I Come
Bass – Jim HughartDrums – Shelly ManneTenor Saxophone – Frank VicariVocals – Tom Waits
4:57
3-02 Steve Allen (3) Readings From "On The Road" & "Visions Of Cody"
Piano – Steve Allen (3)Voice, Written-By – Jack Kerouac
3:28
3-03 Ben Hecht Interview With Jack Kerouac
Interviewer – Ben HechtVoice – Jack Kerouac
15:29
3-04 Don Morrow Kerouazy
Bass – Jack Zimmermann*Drums – Don LamondGuitar – Barry GalbraithNarrator – Don MorrowPercussion – Ted Sommers*Piano – Lou GaristoReeds – Jerome Richardson, Phil BodnerTrombone – Chauncey WelschTrumpet – Doc Severinson*Voice – Ann Thomas, Herb Duncan, Joyce Gordon, Phil Kramer
2:06
3-05 Del Close & John Brent Cool 3:50
3-06 Oscar Brown Jr* But I Was Cool 2:53
3-07 Del Close & John Brent Uncool 0:58
3-08 Philippa Fallon High School Drag 2:14
3-09 Kenny Clarke And His 52th Street Boys* Oop-Bop-Sh-Bam
Alto Saxophone – Sonny StittArranged By – Walter Fuller*Baritone Saxophone – Eddie ErteuillBass – Al HallDrums – Kenny ClarkeGuitar – John Collins (2)Piano – Bud PowellTenor Saxophone – Ray AbramsTrumpet – Fats Navarro, Kenny Dorham
3:04
3-10 Three Bips & A Bop* Featuring Babs Gonzales Professor Bop
Alto Saxophone – Jordan FordinBass, Vocals – Art PhippsDrums – Jack ParkerFrench Horn – Julius WatkinsPiano – Linton GarnerTenor Saxophone – Sonny RollinsTrombone – Bennie Green, J.J. JohnsonVocals – Babs Gonzales
2:26
3-11 Patsy Raye & The Beatniks (10) Beatnik's Wish 2:28
3-12 Elmer Bernstein Like Having Fun
Conductor, Composed By – Elmer Bernstein
2:17
3-13 Carl Sandburg On Beatniks 0:27
3-14 Gerry Mulligan Quartet Swinghouse
Baritone Saxophone – Gerry MulliganBass – Carston SmithDrums – Larry BunkerTrumpet – Chet Baker
2:53
3-15 Charles Kuralt The Greenwich Village Poets 1:36
3-16 Allen Ginsberg America
Voice, Written-By – Allen Ginsberg
4:47

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Includes a 56-page booklet filled with texts, photographs, a selected bibliography and a selected filmography on Beat.

Alternative catalog number on booklet R2/R4 70281.

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  • Barcode: 08122702812145
  • Other (ISBN): 0-930589-88-2

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R2 70281, R2/R4 70281 Various The Beat Generation(3xCD, Comp, RM + Box) Rhino Records (2), Rhino Records (2) R2 70281, R2/R4 70281 US 1992 Sell This Version

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