Paris (France), Palais de Chaillot, March 29, 1960 - Live Session (Radio France)

Sonny Cohn, Thad Jones, Joe Newman, Snooky Young (t), Al Grey, Benny Powell, Henry Coker (tb), Marshall Royal (as,cl), Frank Wess (as,ts,fl), Frank Foster (ts,cl), Billy Mitchell (ts), Charlie Fowlkes (bari), Count Basie (p), Freddie Green (g), Eddie Jones (b), Sonny Payne (d), Joe Williams (voc #17-21)

01 Shiny Stockings (Foster) 4:52)
02 H.R.H. (Thad Jones) 2:33
03 A Little Tempo Please (Hefti) 2:47
04 Vine Street Rumble (Carter) 4:44
05 Makin' Whoopee (Kahn-Donaldson) 3:58
06 Who Me? (Foster) 3:36
07 Bag A'Bones (Hefti) 2:15
08 In a Mellow Tone (Ellington) 5:43
09 Lil' Darlin' (Hefti) 4:04
10 Blues in Hoss' Flat (Foster) 4:57
11 Fancy Meeting You (Hefti) 2:34
12 You're too Beautiful (3:01)
13 I Needs to Be Bee'd With (Quincy Jones) 3:55
14 Counter Block (Thad Jones) 3:34
15 Splanky (Hefti) 3:35
16 Segue in C (Wess) 8:23
17 Five O'Clock in the Morning (Williams) 2:56
18 Baby Won't You Please Come Home (Warfield-Williams) 1:50
19 Just a Dream (Broonzy) 3:01
20 It's a Wonderful World (Adamson-Savitt-Watson) 1:45
21 In the Evenin' (When the Sun Goes Down) (Carr-Raye) 3:10

Released on various labels, most recently LaserLight, hence this comes as MP3 only.


The Hi de Ho Blog said...

version of SHINY STOCKINGS woke me up for a whole year!
Great choice.

Anonymous said...

Many thanks for the Basie albums.
Track 12-"You're Too Beautiful",is
on a live Status CD as "So Young,So Beautiful".

The Status album was the first time I'd heard it,and your rip from Laserlight the second time.

Diabolicmedal said...

Hey, great blog site!
But could you please repost this one and the one in 1962?

Diabolicmedal said...

Could you please repost this one?