Happy New Year


Thursday, 1 January 1953

Rendezvous Ballroom, Balboa, California

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Tracks

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

2. Walking Shoes (Gerry Mulligan)
arr. by Gerry Mulligan
solos: Rosolino (tb) Holman (ts) Dean (as) Candoli (tp)

3. Solo for Alto (Lennie Niehaus)
arr. by Lennie Niehaus
solos: Candoli (tp) Konitz (as)

4. Solitaire (Bill Russo)
arr. by Bill Russo
solo: Burgess (tb)

5. Young Blood (Gerry Mulligan)
arr. by Gerry Mulligan
solos: Candoli (tp) Konitz (as) Kamuca (ts) Childers (tp)

6. It's the Talk of the Town
head arrangement, rhythm section only
guest vocal: June Christy

7. Limelight (Gerry Mulligan)
arr. by Gerry Mulligan
solos: Konitz (as) Burgess (tb) Candoli (tp) Levey (d)

8. Street of Dreams (Victor Young & Sam Lewis)
arr. by Stan Kenton
solos: Kenton (p) Konitz (as)

9. Artistry In Rhythm (Stan Kenton)
arr. by Stan Kenton

Personnel

Alto sax
Vinnie Dean
Lee Konitz
Tenor sax
Bill Holman
Richie Kamuca
Bari sax
Bob Gioga
Trumpet
Buddy Childers
Maynard Ferguson
Conte Candoli
Don Dennis
Ruben McFall
Trombone
Bob Burgess
Bill Russo
Frank Rosolino
Keith Moon
George Roberts (b-tb)
Piano
Stan Kenton
Bass
Don Bagley
Guitar
Sal Salvador
Drums
Stan Levey
Guest vocal
June Christy (track 6)