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Artist: Basie, Count And His Orchestra
Title: Blues Backstage
Format: CD
Label: SOUNDS OF YESTERYEAR
Catalog Number:2286
Barcode:5019317022860 itemnumber=1000125331
Price: $20.98  (All prices include domestic shipping.)
Genre: BIG BAND
Release Date: 02/18/2022
Availability: In Stock
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This CD is the sixth of a series featuring the great Count Basie And His Orchestra at Birdland, This CD features “live” performances from the 16th of December 1954, 17th of December 1954, 21st of December 1954 and August the 6th 1954. Featuring arrangements by Neal Hefti, A.K.Salim, Buster Harding and Wild Bill Davis. All the usual luminaries are present and the recording features special guests, Sarah Vaughan, Stan Getz and Lester Young.

Track Listing
Birdland, New York City, December 16, 1954

 1. 
April In Paris

 2. 
Little Pony (1)

 3. 
Easy Living (1)

 4. 
Nails (1)

 5. 
Rock-A-Bye Basie

 6. 
Jumpin’ At The Woodside (2)

 7. ‘S Wonderful (vocal Sarah Vaughan)
 8. 
Easy To Remember (vocal Sarah Vaughan)

 9. 
East Of The Sun (vocal Sarah Vaughan)

10. 
How Important Can It Be (vocal Sarah Vaughan)

11. 
That Old Devil Moon (vocal Sarah Vaughan)

12. 
Make Yourself Comfortable (vocal Sarah Vaughan)

13. 
Sign Off: Lullaby Of Birdland

14. 
Jumpin’ At The Woodside (2)

15. 
Cherry Point (arrNH)

16. 
You For Me (arrNH)

17. 
Birdland, New York City, June 11 1955

18. 
Introduction: Lullaby Of Birdland

19. 
Soft Drink

20. 
Blues Backstage

21. 
Basic English

22. 
Why Not?

23. 
April In Paris

24. 
Every Day (vocal Joe Williams)

25. 
Sign Off: One O’Clock Jump 


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