All Star Parade of Bands


Recorded: between 3-16 February 1956

Broadcast: Friday, 4 June 1956

Zardi's Jazzland, Hollywood

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Tracks

1. Artistry in Rhythm (Stan Kenton)
arr. by Stan Kenton

2. Opus in Chartreuse (Gene Roland)
arr. by Gene Roland
solo: Perkins (ts)

3. Under a Blanket of Blue (Jerry Livingston & Al Neiburg)
arr. by Stan Kenton
solos: Kenton (p) Noto (tp) Blaze (g)

4. Hav-A-Havana (Bill Holman)
arr. by Bill Holman
solos: Lewis (d) Niehaus (as) Noto (tp)

5. Spring is Here (Richard Rodgers & Lorenz Hart)
arr. by Joe Coccia
solo: Perkins (ts) Noto (tp)

6. Intermission Riff (Ray Wetzel)
head arrangement
solo: Kenton (p) Perkins (ts)

7. Imagination (James Van Heusen & Johnny Burke)
arr. by Bill Holman
solo: Don Kelly (b-tb)

8. Stompin’ at the Savoy (Benny Goodman, Chick Webb, Edgar Sampson & Andy Razaf)
arr. Bill Holman
solos: Counce (b) Blaze (g) Leddy (tp) Perkins (ts)

9. Artistry in Rhythm (Stan Kenton)
arr. by Stan Kenton
solo: Kenton (p)

Personnel

Alto sax
Lennie Niehaus
Tenor sax
Bill Perkins
Spencer Sinatra
Bari sax
Jack Nimitz
Trumpet
Ed Leddy
Vinnie Tanno
Sam Noto
Lee Katzman
Phil Gilbert
French horn
Fred Fox
Irving Rosenthal
Trombone
Bob Fitzpatrick
Kent Larsen
Carl Fontana
Don Kelly (b-tb)
Tuba
Jay McAllister
Piano
Stan Kenton
Bass
Curtis Counce
Guitar
Ralph Blaze
Drums
Mel Lewis