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By Lester Young
Label: Storyville Records
Track listing: CD1: Indiana; A Ghost Of A Chance; How High The Moon; D.B. Blues; Lullaby Of Birdland/Up And At 'Em; Too Marvellous For Words; Lullaby Of Birdland; Just You, Just Me; It's Only A Paper Moon; Speak; I Cover The Waterfront; Up And At 'Em; Three Little Words; I Cover The Waterfront; D.B. Blues. CD2: Lester's Mop Mop Blues; Tea For Two; Polka Dots And Moonbeams; Three Little Words; Lester Leaps In; Oh, Lady Be Good; Oh, Lady Be Good; Lester's Mop Mop Blues; Jumpin' With Symphony Sid; Lullaby of Birdland; Lester Leaps In; These Foolish Things; Three Little Words; Pennies From Heaven; Polka Dots And Moonbeams; Indiana.
by Chris Mosey
In October 1944, Lester Young, one of the most influential saxophonists in jazz, was inducted into the US army. In the 15 months that followed he was subjected to blatant racial prejudice then court martialed for possession of marijuana and alcohol and sentenced to a year in a detention barracks. He returned to civilian life severely ...