Progressive Jazz Live — Washington DC Armory

7 November 1948

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Armory, Washington DC

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Tracks

PLAY1. Death of Xavier Cugat

2.
Three Mothers (Pete Rugolo)
solos: Pepper (as) Cooper (ts) Candoli (tp)

3.
I’ll Remember April (arr. Pete Rugolo)
June Christy, vocal

4.
Eager Beaver (Stan Kenton)
solos: Kenton (p) Cooper (ts)

5.
I’m in the Mood For Love
solo: Wetzel (tp)

7.
St. James Infirmary
Stan Kenton, vocal

8.
You Go My Head (arr. Bob Graettinger)

9.
Concerto to End All Concertos (Stan Kenton)
solos: Kenton (p) Cooper (ts) Wetzel (tp) Pepper (as) Safranski (b)

10.
Styled For Christy (Pete Rugolo)
solo: Almeida (g)

PLAYLover Man (arr. Bob Graettinger)
June Christy, vocal

PLAYThree Little Words
Ray Wetzel, vocal and trumpet solo

Personnel

Alto sax
George Weidler, Art Pepper

Tenor sax
Bob Cooper, Warner Wiedler

Bari sax
Bob Gioga

Trumpet
Buddy Childers, Chico Alvarez, Billy Kent, Ray Wetzel, Conti Candoli

Trombone
Parke Groate, Harry DiVito, Harry Betts, Harry Forbes, Bart Varsalona

Piano
Stan Kenton

Guitar
Laurindo Almeida

Bass
Eddie Safranski

Drums
Shelly Manne

Bongo
Jack Costanzo

Vocal
June Christy