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Postby jazzjester » Mon November 27 2006 08:06 PM

Bandleader, pianist, composer and arranger Horace Henderson would have had a birthday last week. Horace and his brother Fletcher two of many early Jazz musicians who helped usher in the Swing Era.

Horace Henderson - Kitty On Toast (hh arr) February 1940 Emmett Berry, Harry "Pee Wee" Jackson (tp) Ray Nance (tp,vln,vcl) Edward Fant, Nat Atkins (tb) Dalbert Bright (cl,as) Willie Randall (as) Elmer "Skippy" Williams, Dave Young (ts) Horace Henderson (p) Hurley Ramey (g) Jesse "Po" Simpkins (b) Oliver Coleman (d) Viola Jefferson (vcl) Fletcher Henderson (dir,arr) HH & His Orch 1940 & FH & His Orch 1941 - Classics

Charlie Barnet - The Count's Idea (bh arr) September 1939 Bob Burnet, John Owens, Lyman Vunk, Billy May (tp) Don Ruppersberg, Bill Robertson, Ben Hall (tb) Gene Kinsey, Don McCook (as) Charlie Barnet (ts,vcl) Kurt Bloom, Skippy Martin (ts) Bill Miller (p) Phil Stephens (b) Bus Etri (g) Ray Michaels (d) Del Casino (vcl)
Big Bands – Charlie Barnet – Time / Life

Woody Herman - Get Your Boots Laced Papa (pt 1 & 2) (wh band vcl; jb arr) April 1940 Steady Nelson (tp,vcl) Bob Price (tp) Neal Reid, Toby Tyler (tb,arr) Joe Bishop (fhr,arr) Woody Herman (cl,as,vcl) Ray Hopfner (as) Saxie Mansfield (ts) Tommy Linehan (p) Hy White (g) Walter Yoder (b) Frank Carlson (d) James "Jiggs" Noble (arr) Cappy Lewis (tp) Carol Kay (vcl) Herb Tompkins (as) Bob Mersey (arr) Zilner Randolph (arr), Sammy Armato Blues On Parade – Decca

Earl Hines and his Orchestra – Ridin A Riff August 1937 Milton Fletcher, Charles Allen (tp) Walter Fuller (tp,vcl) Louis Taylor, Trummy Young, Kenneth Stuart (tb) Darnell Howard (cl,as) Omer Simeon (cl,bar) Budd Johnson (ts) Earl Hines (p) Lawrence Dixon (g) Quinn Wilson (b) Wallace Bishop (d) Ida James (vcl) Earl Hines And His Orchestra 1937 – 1939 18:00

Cool toned guitarist Ed Bickert turns 74 Wednesday. Bickert heard to good example on this mega swingin Benny Carter recording from 1985

Benny Carter - Things Ain't What They Used To Be August 1985 Joe Wilder (tp,flhrn) Benny Carter (as) Scott Hamilton (ts) Gene Harris (p) Ed Bickert (g) John Clayton (b) Jimmie Smith (d) A Gentleman And His Music – Concord

Della Reese - Good Morning Blues May 1966 Della Reese (vcl) acc by Bobby Bryant (tp) Bill Doggett (org) Gerald Wiggins (p-1) Herb Ellis (g) Ray Brown (b) Shelly Manne (d) Live, Hollywood, CA, Della Reese Live – ABC 33:00

Slim Gaillard – Travelin’ Blues September 1945 Karl George, Howard McGhee (tp) Lucky Thompson, Teddy Edwards, William "Wild Bill" Moore (ts) Fletcher Smith (p) Bam Brown (b) Leo Watson (d) Slim Gaillard (vcl) Slim Gaillard - 1945

Stan Kenton and His Orchestra - Travelin' Man (aod vcl;gr arr) January 1945 John Carroll, Buddy Childers, Karl George, Mel Green (tp) Gene Roland (tp,arr) Harry Forbes, Fred Zito, Milt Kabak (tb) Bart Varsalona (b-tb) Boots Mussulli, Bob Lively (as) Stan Getz, Dave Madden (ts) Bob Gioga (bar) Stan Kenton (p,arr) Bob Ahern (g) Bob Kesterson (b) Jim Falzone (d) Anita O'Day (vcl) Young Anita - Proper

Basie’s Bad Boys - Goin’ To Chicago Feb 1939 Buck Clayton, Shad Collins Trumpets, Dickie Wells Trombone, Lester Young clarinet, Count Basie organ, Freddie Green, walter Page. Jo Jones, Jimmy Rushing vocal predated the Count Basie big band recording, which became a good selling record. Lester Young Vol 1 1936 – 1942 - Blue Moon

Billie Holiday and Her Orchestra - Travellin' All Alone September 1937 Buck Clayton (tp) Buster Bailey (cl) Lester Young (ts) Claude Thornhill (p) Freddie Green (g) Walter Page (b) Jo Jones (d) Billie Holiday (vcl) The Quintessential Billie Holiday Vol 5 – Columbia 47:00

Joe Williams - In The Evening (ct,ch out,*) July 1963 Joe Williams (vcl) acc by Clark Terry, Howard McGhee (tp) Coleman Hawkins, Zoot Sims (ts) Junior Mance (p) Bob Cranshaw (b) Mickey Roker (d) Joe Williams at Newport '63 The Overwhelming Joe Williams - Bluebird

Carmen McRae - I Didn't Know What Time It Was Fall 1963 Carmen McRae (vcl) acc by Norman Simmons (p) Victor Sproles (b) Stewart Martin (d) In Person / San Francisco - Mainstream

Diana Krall – Day In Day Out Clayton Hamilton Jazz Orchestra From This Moment On – Verve

The incredibly gifted composer, arranger and pianist Billie Strayhorn was born this week. It’s really been only in the last decade that Strays has finally received his just due for penning and collaborating on a number of, what were once thought to be, Duke Ellington tunes.

November 25, 1946 Duke Ellington - Happy Go Lucky Local (Pt 1 & 2) Taft Jordan, Shelton Hemphill, Cat Anderson, Harold "Shorty" Baker (tp) Ray Nance (tp,vln,vcl) Lawrence Brown, Claude Jones, Wilbur DeParis (tb) Jimmy Hamilton (cl,ts) Johnny Hodges (as) Russell Procope (as,cl) Al Sears (ts) Harry Carney (bar,cl,b-cl) Duke Ellington (p) Fred Guy (g) Oscar Pettiford (b) Sonny Greer (d) Complete Musicraft Recordings - Disconforme

Duke Ellington and his Orchestra – C Jam Blues January 1942 Rex Stewart (cnt) Wallace Jones (tp) Ray Nance (tp,vln,vcl) Joe "Tricky Sam" Nanton, Lawrence Brown (tb) Juan Tizol (v-tb) Barney Bigard (cl,ts) Johnny Hodges (as) Otto Hardwick (as,cl) Ben Webster (ts) Harry Carney (bar,cl,b-cl) Duke Ellington (p,arr) Fred Guy (g) Junior Raglin (b) Sonny Greer (d) Mercer Ellington (arr) Complete Col & RCA Victor Sessions With Ben Webster & Jimmy Blanton - Definitive

Duke Ellington - Take The "A" Train February 15, 1941 Rex Stewart (cnt) Ray Nance (tp,vln) Wallace Jones (tp) Joe "Tricky Sam" Nanton, Juan Tizol, Lawrence Brown (tb) Barney Bigard (cl,ts) Johnny Hodges (as) Otto Hardwick (as,cl) Ben Webster (ts) Harry Carney (bar,cl,b-cl) Duke Ellington (p) Fred Guy (g) Jimmy Blanton (b) Sonny Greer (d) Take The A Train - Dreyfus

Claude Bolling - Midriff Mid 1980s Jean-Claude Verstraete (tp) Michel Delakian (tp,flhrn) Charles Verstraete, Roger Caron, Benny Vasseur, Michel Camicas, Emile Vilain (tb) Jean Aldegon, Claude Tissendier, Jean Eteve, Andre Villeger, Marcel Canillar, Pierre Schirrer (reeds) Claude Bolling (p,ldr) Jean-Paul Charlap (g) Pierre-Yves Sorin (b) Vincent Cordelette (d) Bolling Plays Ellington, Vol. 2 – CBS 17:00

Nat King Cole – The Late Late Show 1958 The King Swings - Capitol

:28 cue Elliot Lawrence and his Orchestra - Walkin' My Baby Back Home (tk arr) June 1956 Nick Travis, Bernie Glow, Al Derisi, Stan Fishelson (tp) Eddie Bert, Fred Zito, Paul Selden (tb) Hal McKusick, Sam Marowitz (as) Al Cohn, Eddie Wasserman (ts) Charlie O'Kane (bar) Elliot Lawrence (p) Russ Saunders (b) Sol Gubin (d) Al Cohn, Tiny Kahn, Johnny Mandel, Gerry Mulligan (arr) The Elliot Lawrence Big Band Swings Cohn And Kahn - Fantasy

Jesse Powell Orchestra with Fluffy Hunter - The Walkin' Blues (fh vcl,1,2) November 1951 Buck Clayton (tp) J.J. Johnson (tb) Jesse Powell (ts) Cecil Payne (bar) Bill Doggett (p) Johnny Jones (g) James Smith (b) Herbie Lovelle (d) Fluffy Hunter (vcl) vcl chorus by band-1 Risqué Rhythm - Rhino

Ray Gelato - Walk Between The Raindrops Donald Fagan song 1998 The Men From Uncle - Double Scoop Records 32:00

November 27, 1962 Dinah Washington - Nobody Knows The Way I Feel This Morning Dinah Washington (vcl) acc by orchestra, Fred Norman (dir) including Eddie Chamblee (ts) Billy Butler (g) others Best Of The Roulette Years

November 27, 1956 Ray Charles - Rockhouse (pt 1 & 2) Ray Charles (vcl,p) acc by Joe Bridgewater, John Hunt (tp) David "Fathead" Newman (as,ts) Emmett Dennis (bar) William Peeples (d) Richard Payne (b) Blues + Jazz - Rhino

November 26, 1957 Lambert, Hendricks & Ross - One O' Clock Jump Dave Lambert, Jon Hendricks, Annie Ross (vcl) acc by : Nat Pierce (p) Freddie Green (g) Eddie Jones (b) Sonny Payne (d) Sing A Song Of Basie – Verve 49:00

November 5 & 6, 1969 The Oscar Peterson Trio with Herb Ellis - Naptown Blues Oscar Peterson (p) Herb Ellis (g) Sam Jones (b) Bobby Durham (d) Villingen, Black Forest, Germany, The Will To Swing - Verve

Ella Fitzgerald - Happy Blues April 1974 Ella Fitzgerald (vcl) Tommy Flanagan (p) Joe Pass (g) Keeter Betts (b) Bobby Durham (d) "Ronnie Scott's Club", London, Ella in London - Pablo
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