Concert in Miniature

Tuesday, 20 October 1953

Birdland, New York City

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1. Artistry In Rhythm (Stan Kenton)
arr. by Stan Kenton
solo: Kenton (p)

2. Prologue (Johnny Richards)
arr. by Johnny Richards
The Capitol Recording is played, prior to it having been released.

Kenton introduces the next piece as Fearless Fosdick, a rhythm composition they've been playing the last few days.

3. Fearless Finlay (Bill Holman)
arr. by Bill Holman
solos: Candoli (tp) Schildkraut (as) Rosolino (tb)

Kenton talks about Portraits on Standards, their recent album

4.I Got It Bad And That Ain’t Good (Duke Ellington)
arr. by Bill Russo
solo: Rosolino (tb)

Rosolino introduces the next number.

5. Pennies From Heaven (Johnny Burke & Arthur Johnston)
arr. by Bill Russo
vocal: Rosolino
solo: Rosolino (tb)

6. A Theme Of Four Values (Bill Russo)
arr. Bill Russo
solos: Kenton (p) Burgess (tb)

Kenton again mentions the Festival of Modern American Jazz.

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

With voice over and fade out.


Alto sax
Dave Schildkraut
Lee Konitz
Tenor sax
Bill Holman
Zoot Sims
Bari sax
Tony Ferina
Buddy Childers
Vic Minichiello
Conte Candoli
Don Dennis
Don Smith
Bob Burgess
Frank Rosolino
Bill Russo or Milt Gold
Keith Moon
Bob Dockstader (b-tb)
Stan Kenton
Don Bagley
Sal Salvador
Stan Levey