Results for "The Art of the Chart"
Label: Concord Music Group
Track listing: Berne, Baby Berne!; The Intimacy of the Blues; To C.P. With Love; Summer Love; Who Brings You the Good News?; Your Wake Up Call; Conte; With Bells On; Quiet Riot; The Admiral; Ike, Mike and Spike; 3x5+16.
by Jack Bowers
From time to time, drummer Louie Bellson releases an album with a theme" (Their Time Was the Greatest, dedicated to big-band drummers; Air Mail Special, to celebrated bandleaders, for example). This time around, with Art of the Chart, he has chosen to salute some of the world's finest arrangers. A wise choice, as charts are the ...
by Jim Santella
At the age of seventy-three, drummer Louie Bellson shows no signs of slowing down; his drum set propels his Big Band Explosion! here today as it has in the past for the bands of Duke Ellington, Count Basie, Tommy Dorsey, Benny Goodman, and others. Bellson's casual, friendly manner off the stage shows up in the performances ...