The Woody Herman Big Band

The Woody Herman Big Band

Profile:
American jazz big band. Historically, the name 'Woody Herman Big Band' was used in two separate phases of the Woody Herman orchestra.
The first short appearance was the publication of the Mars records recordings in 1963 by Verve Records under the title 'Hey! Heard The Herd?'. The ensemble performing on these recordings was called 'The Woody Herman Big Band'.
The second appearance of this name was in the late stage of Woody's band 1976 and later, when the band was often touring in America and abroad. The band of Woody Herman used this name as only name in its last stage after 1981. The big band was used synonymously with the Woody Herman orchestra and was used until his death in 1987.
Members:
Al Cohn, Al Porcino, Anita O'Day, Arno Marsh, Art Mardigan, Bernie Glow, Bill Byrne, Bill Castagnino, Bill Perkins, Bill Ross (2), Bill Stapleton, Bill Trujillo, Bobby Styles, Brad Williams (2), Brian O'Flaherty, Byron Stripling, Carl Fontana, Chubby Jackson, Chuck Flores, Cy Touff, Dale Kirkland, Dan Fornero, Dave Carpenter, Dave Miller (20), Dave Ratajczak, Dave Riekenberg, Dave Shapiro, Dennis Dotson, Diane White, Dick Collins, Dick Hafer, Dick Kenney, Dick Sherman, Don Fagerquist, Ernie Royal, Frank Rehak, Frank Tiberi, Gary Anderson, Gary Potter (2), Gene Smith (3), George Baker (4), George Rabbai, Greg Gisbert, Harold Wegbreit, Ildefonso Sanchez, Jack Green (4), Jack Nimitz, Jack Scarda, James Carroll (4), James Rupp, Jeff Davis (3), Jeff Hamilton, Jerry Coker, Jerry Pinter, Jim Bonebrake, Jim Hewitt (3), Jim Powell, Jim Pugh, Joe Barati, Joe Burnett, Joe Pulice, Joel Weiskopf, John Adams (22), John Fedchock, John Hoffman, John Howell, John Oddo, John Oslawski, Kai Winding, Keith Moon (2), Ken Ascher, Kirby Stewart, Larry Shunk, Lee Fortier, Les Lovitt, Lloyd Trotman (2), Lyle Mars, Lyle Mays, Lynn Seaton, Marc Johnson (2), Mark Lewis (18), Mark Lusk, Mark Vinci, Marvin Stamm, Mickey Baker, Mike Brignola, Mike Hall (11), Nat Pierce, Nelson Hatt, Panama Francis, Paul Mazzio, Paul McGinley, Paul McKee, Pete Escovedo, Phil Cook (4), Ramon Banda, Randall Hawes, Randy Russell, Roger Ingram, Ron Stout, Roy Caton, Ruben McFall, Sal Nistico, Sal Spicola, Sam Staff, Sam Taylor (2), Scott Wagstaff, Sonny Igoe, Stan Getz, Steve Houghton, Stu Williamson, Ted Kelly, Tom DiCarlo, Urbie Green, Vaughn Wiester, Vern Friley, Wilburn Stewart, Will Bradley, Woody Herman
Variations:
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Artist

The Woody Herman Big Band Discography Tracks

Albums

The Woody Herman Big Band Hey! Heard The Herd? (Album, Comp) Verve Records US 1963 Sell This Version
Woody Herman And His Big Band* In Poland Polskie Nagrania Muza Poland 1977 Sell This Version
SX 1551 Woody Herman Big Band* Jazz Jamboree 77 Vol. 2(LP) Polskie Nagrania Muza SX 1551 Poland 1977 Sell This Version
The Woody Herman Big Band Live At The Concord Jazz Festival (Album) Concord Jazz US 1982 Sell This Version
EWJ-80237 The Woody Herman Big Band Aurex Jazz Festival '82(LP, Album) Eastworld EWJ-80237 Japan 1982 Sell This Version
The Woody Herman Big Band With Special Guests Al Cohn, Med Flory, Sal Nistico, Flip Phillips The Woody Herman Big Band With Special Guests Al Cohn, Med Flory, Sal Nistico, Flip Phillips - World Class (Album) Concord Jazz US 1984 Sell This Version
Woody Herman And His Big Band* 50th Anniversary Tour (Album) Concord Jazz US 1986 Sell This Version
Woody Herman And His Big Band* Woody's Gold Star (Album) Concord Jazz Europe 1987 Sell This Version
Rosemary Clooney / Woody Herman And Woody's Big Band* Rosemary Clooney / Woody Herman And Woody's Big Band* - My Buddy (Album) Concord Jazz US 1983 Sell This Version
Charlie Byrd Featuring The Woody Herman Big Band Charlie Byrd Featuring The Woody Herman Big Band - Bamba-Samba Bossa Nova (Album) Empire Musicwerks US 2005 Sell This Version
SJS-1323, SJS 1323 Woody Herman's Big Band* Swinging(LP, Album) Jazztone (2), Jazztone (2), Guilde Internationale Du Disque, Concert Hall SJS-1323, SJS 1323 UK & Europe Unknown Sell This Version
BJ005CD Woody Herman Big Band* Live(CD, Album) Blu Jazz BJ005CD Italy Unknown Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

824 Buddy Clark (3) And Anita Gordon / Doris Day / Woody Herman And Band* Buddy Clark (3) And Anita Gordon / Doris Day / Woody Herman And Band* - I'll Dance At Your Wedding / Poppa Won't You Dance With Me / I Can't Put My Arms Around A Memory(12") V Disc 824 US 1948 Sell This Version
7 EPL 14.034, 7 TKA 2466 The Woody Herman Big Band Stompin´ At The Savoy(7", EP, Promo) Verve Records, La Voz De Su Amo 7 EPL 14.034, 7 TKA 2466 Spain 1964 Sell This Version
7EPL 14.034 The Woody Herman Big Band Stompin´ At The Savoy / Blue Lou / Perdido / Castle Rock(7", EP) Verve Records, La Voz De Su Amo 7EPL 14.034 Spain 1964 Sell This Version

Compilations

CCD2-2155-2 The Woody Herman Big Band From East To West(2xCD, Comp) Concord Jazz CCD2-2155-2 US 2002 Sell This Version

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