Bunny Berigan – I Can’t Get Started (1937) Bunny Berigan -trumpet, bandleader
Benny Goodman – Let’s Dance / Don’t Be That Way, 1985
Personnel: Woody Herman – clarinet Carmen Leggio, Sal Nistico, Jackie Steves – tenor saxophone Nick Brignola – bars Bill Chase, Danny Nolan, Paul Fontaine, Gerry Lamy, Billy Hunt – trumpet Phil Wilson, Henry Southall, Kenny [More]
Glenn Miller – Chattanooga Choo Choo , Sun Valley Serenade (1941) Sun Valley Serenade is the first of the only two movies featuring The Glenn Miller Orchestra (the other is 1942’s Orchestra Wives). Besides “Chattanooga [More]
Album ” The Count Basie Story ” Disc 2 Count Basie and His Orchestra: EdLewis, Shad Collins, Buck Clayton, Harry Edison (tp); Dicky Wells, Benny Morton, Dan Minor (tb); Earl Warren (as); Lester Young, Chu [More]
1947 – Empire Musicwerks – Grieg / Reinhardt
Duke Ellington – Satin Doll (1962) In the early 1960’s the Goodyear Tire Company commisioned 5 short jazz films. The programs were originally filmed in 35 mm negative. The sound was recorded in professional stereo. Presenting [More]
Duke Ellington and his Orchestra – Take The A Train (1962) In the early 1960’s the Goodyear Tire Company commisioned 5 short jazz films. The programs were originally filmed in 35 mm negative. The sound [More]
“Perdido” is a jazz standard composed by Juan Tizol and was first recorded on December 3, 1941 by Duke Ellington. “Perdido” is Spanish and simply means lost, but also sloppy or indecent. The song refers to [More]
Benny Goodman and his Orchestra – And the Angels Sing One of the greatest recordings of the Big Band era, “And the Angels Sing”, was recorded by Benny Goodman and his Orchestra on February 1, 1939. [More]