Concert in Miniature


Tuesday, 28 April 1953

Birdland, New York City

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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: Burgess (tb) Holman (ts) Dean (as) Candoli (tp)

3. Opus In Pastels (Stan Kenton)
arr. by Stan Kenton

Kenton introduces Machito in the audience and has him come to the microphone to talk. Machito mentions that Paul Whiteman is in the audience.

4. 23 Degrees North - 82 Degrees West (Bill Russo)
arr. by Bill Russo
solos: Rosolino (tb) Konitz (as)

5. All The Things You Are (Jerome Kern & Oscar Hammerstein II)
arr. by Gerry Mulligan
solo: Childers (tp)

6. Taking A Chance On Love (Vernon Duke)
arr. by Johnny Richards
vocal: Chris Connor
solos: Salvador (g) Candoli (tp)

Konitz briefly introduces the next tune.

7. You Go To My Head (J. Fred Coots & Haven Gillespie)
arr. by Bill Russo
solo: Konitz (as)

8. The Peanut Vendor (Moises Simons, Marion Sunshine & Wolfe Gilbert)
head arrangement
solos: Russo (tb) Kenton (p)

Personnel

Alto sax
Vinnie Dean
Lee Konitz
Tenor sax
Bill Holman
Richie Kamuca
Bari sax
Hank Levy
Trumpet
Buddy Childers
Ernie Royal
Conte Candoli
Don Dennis
Don Smith
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
Vocal
Chris Connor