Concert in Miniature

Tuesday, 4 August 1953

Marine Ballroom, Steel Pier, Atlantic City, New Jersey

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1. Hav-A-Havana (Bill Holman)
arr. by Bill Holman
solos: Konitz (as) Candoli (tp)

2. Street Of Dreams (Victor Young & Sam Lewis)
arr. by Stan Kenton
solos: Bagley (b) Konitz (as)

Zoot tells Stan “I’m gonna try an’ blow” and “I’m gonna try an’ get with it.”

3. Zoot (Bill Holman)
arr. by Bill Holman
solo: Sims (ts)

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

Kenton welcomes Schildkraut to the band.

5. Theme and Variations (Bill Holman)
arr. by Bill Holman
Shaky entrance by trombones; no one seems to know when to come in.

6. Sophisticated Lady (Duke Ellington)
arr. by Bill Russo
solos: Candoli (tp) Salvador (g) Royal (tp) Konitz (as)

Kenton does a promo for the National Guard. He then introduces this as a “new version of Bill Russo’s SWEETS.”

7. Sweets (Bill Russo)
arr. by Bill Russo
solos: Candoli (tp) Burgess (tb)/Rosolino (tb) Schildkraut (as) Royal (tp)

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

Very brief and then a fade out.


Alto sax
Dave Schildkraut
Lee Konitz
Tenor sax
Eddie Wasserman
Zoot Sims
Bari sax
Tony Ferina
Buddy Childers
Ernie Royal
Conte Candoli
Don Dennis
Don Smith
Bob Burgess
Frank Rosolino
Bill Russo
Keith Moon
Bill Smiley (b-tb)
Stan Kenton
Don Bagley
Sal Salvador
Stan Levey