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Author Basie, Count, 1904-1984.

Title Count Basie at Newport [sound recording].

Publication Info. New York : Verve : Manufactured and marketed by PolyGram, [1989]
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 95th Street Adult Compact Discs  JAZZ BASIE CO COUNT BA    AVAILABLE
 Naper Blvd. Adult Compact Discs  JAZZ BASIE CO COUNT BA    AVAILABLE
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Description 1 sound disc (approximately 58 min.) : digital, stereo. ; 4 3/4 in.
Playing Time 005708
Note Compact disc.
Program notes by Bill Simon and Phil Schaap in container.
Contents Introduction by John Hammond (4:52) -- Swingin' at Newport (8:29) -- Polka dots and moonbeams (3:20) -- Lester leaps in (2:46) -- Sent for you yesterday and here you come today (3:49) -- Boogie woogie I may be wrong (3:26) -- Evenin' (3:23) -- Blee blop blues (2:21) -- Alright, okay, you win (2:43) -- The comeback (4:07) -- Roll 'em Pete (2:33) -- Smack dab in the middle (3:11) -- One o'clock jump (9:11).
Performer Count Basie, piano and leader, with his band, and with Jimmy Rushing and Joe Williams, vocals ; Lester Young and Illinois Jacquet, saxophones ; Jo Jones, drums ; Roy Eldridge, trumpet.
Event Recorded July 7, 1957 at the Newport Jazz Festival.
Chronological Term 1951 - 1960
Subject Jazz -- 1951-1960.
Jazz vocals.
Big band music.
Big band music.
Jazz vocals.
Genre Live sound recordings.
Added Author Rushing, Jimmy.
Jacquet, Illinois.
Williams, Joe, 1918-1999.
Young, Lester, 1909-1959.
Eldridge, Roy, 1911-1989.
Jones, Jo, 1911-1985.
Verve Records.
Standard No. 042283377622
Music No. 833 776-2 Verve
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