COUNT BASIE AND HIS ORCHESTRA – KURHAUS CONCERT 1954 THE HAGUE, NETHERLANDS -DJ 015
Newly discovered recordings
BASIE COUNT AND HIS ORCHESTRA
Reunald Jones, Joe Newman, Joe Wilder, Wendell Culley (tp), Benny Powell, Henry Coker, Bill Hughes (tb), Marshal Royal (cl,as,mus. dir.), Ernie Wilkins (as,ts,arr), Frank Wess (ts,fl,arr), Frank Foster (ts), Charlie Fowlkes (bar), Count Basie (p,ldr,arr), Freddie Greene (g), Eddie Jones (b), Gus Johnson (dm)
Kurhaus, Scheveningen, Netherlands, 27 March 1954 previously unissued concert
Announcements and Tune
How High The Moon
You're Not The Kind
Jumpin' At The Woodside
Jive At Five
Blee Blop Blues
Three Little Words Bixie Crawford (voc)
Boogie Woogie Medley: Basie Boogie – Paradise Squat
One O'clock Jump
Recordings made during Count Basie's first tour with his excellent orchestra in Europe, 1954.
Here the band is well recorded during the live concert in the Kurhaus, The Hague, The Netherlands, March 27, 1954.
Arrangements by Neil Hefti, Ernie Wilkins, Johnny Mandel a.o.
Solo's by Joe Newman, Joe Wilder (tp), Henry Coker, Benny Powell (tb), Marshal Royal (as), Frank Wess (ts,fl), Frank Foster (ts) and Bixie Crawford (voc)
Total playing time: 76:53
Audio restauration: Harry Coster
liner notes: Ben Kragting – Tim de Wolf (in Dutch and English)
Label: Doctor Jazz DJ 015
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