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The Count Basie Story

The Count Basie Story by Count Basie
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Count Basie

Label: Roulette Jazz
Released: 2004
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Track Listing

Disc 1 -- Broadway; Down for Double; Lester Leaps In; Topsy; Jumpin' at the Woodside; Taps Miller; Shorty George; Doggin' Around; Avenue C; Jive at Five; Rock-a-Bye Basie; Moten Swing (41:01). Disc 2 -- Swingin' the Blues; Sent for You Yesterday; Tickle Toe; Blue and Sentimental; Time Out; 9:20 Special; Red Bank Boogie; Every Tub; Dickie's Dream; Texas Shuffle; Out the Window; Boogie Woogie (I May Be Wrong); Good Morning Blues; Gee Baby, Ain't I Good to You (44:00).


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Count Basie, leader, piano; Sonny Cohn, Thad Jones, Snooky Young, Joe Newman, trumpet; Henry Coker, Al Grey, Benny Powell, trombone; Marshall Royal, alto sax, clarinet; Frank Wess, alto, tenor sax; Billy Mitchell, tenor sax, clarinet; Frank Foster, tenor sax; Charles Fowlkes, baritone sax; Freddie Green, guitar; Eddie Jones, bass; Sonny Payne, drums. Additional personnel -- Joe Williams, vocals; John Anderson, Wendell Culley, Jimmy Nottingham, trumpet; Bill Hughes, trombone; Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis, Seldon Powell, tenor sax; Gus Johnson, drums.


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