Concert in Miniature Concept Show


Saturday, 5 April 1952

Blue Note Club, Chicago, Illinois

"The band is dressed in their “sharkskin grays.”
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Tracks

1. Intermission Riff (Ray Wetzel)
head arrangement
solos: Holman (ts) Dennis (tp) Meldonian (as) Russo (tb)

2. Thermopylae (Bob Graettinger)
arr. by Bob Graettinger

3. Solo For Alto (Shorty Rogers)
arr. by Shorty Rogers
solo: Niehaus (as)

Kenton says that the previous night was Winters’s debut NBC broadcast with the orchestra.

4. I Cover The Waterfront (Johnny Green)
arr. by Pete Rugolo
vocal: Jerri Winters

5. Cool Eyes (Gene Roland)
arr. by Gene Roland
solos: Candoli (tp) Holman (ts)

6. The Peanut Vendor (Moises Simons, Marion Sunshine & Wolfe Gilbert)
head arrangement
solo: Fitzpatrick (tb)

Announcer talks over the end.

Personnel

Alto sax
Dick Meldonian
Lennie Niehaus
Tenor sax
Bill Holman
Lee Elliot
Bari sax
Bob Gioga
Trumpet
Buddy Childers
Clyde Reasinger
Conte Candoli
Don Dennis
Ruben McFall
Trombone
Bob Fitzpatrick
Gerald Finch
Bill Russo
Harold Branch
George Roberts (b-tb)
Piano
Stan Kenton
Bass
Don Bagley
Guitar
Ralph Blaze
Drums
Frank Capp
Vocal
Jerri Winters