JRR 19 Dec

JRR 191215


Artist                        Stan Kenton

Title                        Christmas for Moderns

Composer            Maynard Ferguson

Album                        Merry Christmas from the Creative World of Stan Kenton

Label                        Blue Note

Number            Track 13

Duration             7.07

Performers: Personnel: Stan Kenton (spoken vocals, piano, celeste); Lanny Morgan (alto saxophone); Joe Farrell, Willie Maiden (tenor saxophone); Frank Hitner (baritone saxophone); Maynard Ferguson, Chet Ferretti, Jerry Tyree (trumpet); Bob Fitzpatrick, Paul Heydorff, Robert Knight, Tom Shepard (trombone); Jimmy Rowles (piano); Charlie Saunders, Hy Lesnick, Pete Chivily (bass); Rufus Jones (drums, bells); Jerry Lestock McKenzie, Art Anton, Frank Carlson (drums); Larry Bunker, Emil Richards (percussion, bells).



Artist                        Lee Konitz

Title                        Tickle Toe

Composer            Young

Album                        Duets

Label                        Milestone

Number            VDJ 1571 Track 6

Duration             2.56

Performers            Lee Konitz, Riche Kamuca, ts. Sept 1967



Artist                        MJQ

Title                        England’s Carol

Composer            trad arr MJQ

Album                        The Last Concert

Label                        Atlantic

Number            1024-5 Disc 1 Track 12

Duration             5.51 (inc opening anno – please leave in if time…)

Performers: Milt Jackson, vib; John Lewis, p; Percy Heath, b; Connie Kay, d. 1988



Artist                        Noon Johnson

Title                        Exactly Like You / Swing Out

Composer            Fields / Mchugh

Album                        Noon Johnson / Lemon Nash 1960 (Larry Borenstein Coll. Vol 9)

Label                        504

Number            CD 38 Track 2

Duration             2.12

Performers            Noon Johnson, bazooka, Harrison Verrett, bj, v; Lawrence Rankins, g, v. 1960.


Artist                        Bix Beiderbecke

Title                        Royal Garden Blues

Composer            Williams

Album                        Bix Beiderbecke Story

Label                        Proper

Number            Properbox 66 cd 2 Track 20

Duration             3.05

Performers            Bix Beiderbecke, c; Bill Rank, tb; Don Murray, cl; Adrian Rollini, bass sax, Frank Signorelli, p; Chauncey Morehouse, d. 5 Oct 1927



Artist                        Sarah Vaughan

Title                        I’ll Remember April

Composer            Paul

Album                        Ronnie Scott’s Presents Sarah Vaughan Live

Label                        Pye

Number            NSPL 18544

Duration             3.05

Performers: Sarah Vaughan, v; Carl Schroeder, p; Walter Booker, b; Jimmy Cobb, d; 1977.



Artist                        Sonny Stitt

Title                        Body and Soul

Composer            Edward Heyman, Robert Sour, Frank Eyton; Johnny Green

Album                        New York Jazz

Label                        Verve

Number            MGV 8219 Track 9

Duration             4.31

Performers            Sonny Stitt, ts; Jimmy Jones, p; Ray Brown, b; Jo Jones, d. 1956.



Artist                        Sun Ra

Title                        It’s Christmas Time

Composer            Sun Ra / Alton Abraham

Album                        The Singles

Label                        Evidence

Number            221462 CD 1 Track 11

Duration             2.43

Performers: the Qualities, v; Sun Ra, org; unknown, perc, g; Chicago 1956.



Artist                        Vincent Pierani

Title                        Throw it Away

Composer            Lincoln

Album                        Thrill Box

Label                        ACT

Number            9542-2 Track 10

Duration             5.32

Performers            Vincent Peirani, acc; Michael Wollny, p; Michel Benita, b. 2013.



Artist                        Dizzy Gillespie (with Oscar Pettiford’s 18 All Stars)

Title                        Salt Peanuts

Composer            Gillespie

Album                        Early Years

Label                        Marshall Cavendish

Number            CD28 Track 14

Duration             2.55

Performers: Dizzy Gillespie, Benny Harris, unknown, t; Trummy Young, Benny Morton, unknown, tb; Johnny Borthwell, Don Byas, Serge Chaloff, unknown, reeds; Clyde Hart, p; Oscar Pettiford, b; Shelly Manne, d. 9 Jan 1945.



Artist                        Tubby Hayes

Title                        A Pint of Bitter

Composer            Hayes

Album                        Seven Classic Albums

Label                        Real Gone

Number            RGJ CD 402 CD 3 Track 5

Duration             7.00

Performers: Tubby Hayes, ts; Clark Terry, t; Horace Parlan, p; Eddie Costa, vib; George Duvivier, b; Dave Bailey, d. 1961



Artist                        Miles Davis / Gil Evans

Title                        Blue Xmas

Composer            Dorough

Album                        Complete Coliumbia Studio Recirdings

Label                        Columbia

Number            67397 CD 4 Track 7

Duration                         2,40

Performers: Miles Davis, t; Frank Rehak, tb; Wayne Shorter, ts; Bob Dorough, p, v; Paul Chambers, b; Jimmy Cobb, d; Willie Bobo, perc; Gil Evans, arr. Aug 1962.



Artist                        Mike Westbrook

Title                        I See Thy Form

Composer            Westbrook / Blake

Album                        Glad Day

Label                        Enja

Number            9376-2 CD 2 Track 6

Duration             3.58

Performers            Phil Minton, v; Kate Westbrook, tenor horn, piccolo; Peter Whyman, Alan Wakeman, Chris Biscoe, reeds; Steve Berry b; Dave Barry, d; Mike Westbrook, p dir; Senior girls choir of Blackheath Conservatory. 1999