Woody Herman And The Fourth Herd

Note: From January to May 1956, the band was also called Woody Herman And The Swingin' Herd (2) in the time of the Capitol recordings. This ended with the switch to Verve Records in 1957. The term was later used for the successor of the fourth herd, Woody Herman And The Swingin' Herd, from 1960 to 1967.

American jazz ensemble, active from New Year's eve 1955 until December 1959.
After the short period of Woody Herman And The Las Vegas Herd, a new big band formed from the Las Vegas line-up. This band, sometimes also called 'The New Third Herd' is known in literature by 'The fourth herd', referring to an album title from 1959. This band was nucleated by the Las Vegas band, which was composed of Hollywood studio personnel and a nucleus from the Herman octet.
Al Belletto, Al Cohn, Al De Risi, Al Forte, Al Plank, Al Puccin, Al Stewart (3), Andy Peele, Archie Martin, Arno Marsh, Barry Galbraith, Bernie Glow, Bernie Privin, Bill Berry, Bill Bradley (3), Bill Castagnino, Bill Chase, Bill Harris, Bill Potts, Billy Bauer, Billy Byers, Bo Boyd, Bob Brookmeyer, Bob Newman (3), Bobby Clark (2), Bobby Lamb, Burt Collins, Carl Fontana, Charlie Byrd, Charlie Henry (3), Charlie Shavers, Chubby Jackson, Cy Touff, Danny Bank, Danny Stiles, Dave Wells, Dick Collins, Dick Hafer, Dick Kniss, Dick Lieb, Don Ellis, Don Lamond, Don Lanphere, Don Michaels, Don Rader, Dud Harvey, Ed Price, Eddie Costa, Elliot Lawrence, Ernie Royal, Everett Longstreth, Frank Rehak, Freddy Wood, Gene Allen, George Hanna (3), Gerald Sanfino, Gus Gustafson, Gus Johnson, Hal Posey, Harold Feldman, Jack Six, Jake Hanna, James Dahl, James Gannon, Jay Cameron, Jay Migliori, Jimmy Campbell, Jimmy Cleveland, Jimmy Cook, Jimmy Guinn, Jimmy Maxwell, Joe Clarvadone, Joe Ferrante, Joe Romano (2), Joe Soldo, John Bunch, John Coppola, John Haley Sims, John Laporta, Karl Kiffe, Kent McGarity, Keter Betts, Larry Covelli, Larry McKenna, Larry Mosher, Major Holley, Marky Markowitz, Marty Flax, Marvin Holladay, Mike Tinnes, Milt Hinton, Monty Budwig, Nat Adderley, Nat Pierce, Nick Travis, Paul Cohen, Paul Fontaine, Paul Quinichette, Paul Serrano, Pete Jolly, Ray Winslow, Red Rodney, Remo Biondi, Reunald Jones, Richie Kamuca, Rick Kiefer, Robert Hardaway, Roger DeLillo, Roger Pemberton, Roy Wiegand, Sam Donahue, Sam Firmature, Sam Marowitz, Sam Noto, Sam Scavone, Seldon Powell, Terry Ross (5), Tony Phillatoni, Victor Feldman, Vince Guaraldi, Wayne Andre, Will Bradley, William Slapin, Willie Dennis, Willie Rodriguez, Willie Thomas, Woody Herman



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