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Artist: Shaw, Artie
Title: The Artie Shaw Story
Format: CX
Label: PROPER BOX - U.K.
Catalog Number:85
Barcode:805520020855 itemnumber=1000022879
Price: $26.98  (All prices include domestic shipping.)
Genre: BIG BAND
Release Date: 08/23/2005
Availability: In Stock
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(Budget priced 4-CD box set) Artie Shaw led some of the classic big bands of the Swing Era and maintained a consistently innovative approach to making music throughout his career. Hits such as "Frenesi" and "Begin The Beguine" followed along with sides cut by Shaw's band-within-a-band, the Gramercy 5. At the height of the success, Shaw split the band, but was to return with new lineups in subsequent years which included a stellar array of soloists including Roy Eldridge, Hot Lips Page, Zoot Sims and many others. This set presents the best across all of Shaw's varied output and contains a booklet telling his colourful story - the story of a musician who never seemed quite satisfied with the uses his vast talent was put to.

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