This edition presents the Pee Wee Russell Sextet’s complete 1964 performances at Bobi’s Town Tavern, in Rhode Island, for the first time ever on CD. Russell is showcased performing a standard traditional jazz program, but [More]
Track listing: 00:00 A1 Sunday 03:19 A2 Sunday No. 2 06:23 A3 California Here I Come 09:30 A4 California Here I Come No. 2 11:55 A5 A Good Man Is Hard To Find – Part [More]
Swingin’ with Pee Wee is an album by clarinetist Pee Wee Russell with trumpeter Buck Clayton which was recorded in 1960 and released on the Swingville label. The Allmusic review by Scott Yanow awarded the [More]
In 1961, shortly after filming the television special Chicago and All That Jazz (hosted by Gary Moore and featuring brief appearances by many of the alumni of the 1920s Chicago jazz scene), Eddie Condon had [More]
“Jumpin’ with Symphony Sid” (Lester Young). Personnel: Charlie Shavers – trumpet J C Higginbotham – trombone Coleman Hawkins – tenor saxophone Lester Young – tenor saxophone Pee Wee Russell – clarinet Harry Sheppard – vibraphone Willie [More]