The Ballad Style of Stan Kenton

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LABEL Capitol
NO. ST 1068
FORMAT 12” Record
PRODUCER Uncredited
LOCATION Capitol Tower Studios, Hollywood
RECORDING DATES 19, 29 May; 6, 23 June 1958


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1. Then I’ll Be Tired Of You (Arthur Schwartz & Yip Harburg)
solos: Kenton (p) Fagerquist (tp)

2. More Than You Know (Vincent Youmans & Billy Rose & Edward Eliscu)
solo: Kenton (p)

3. When Stars Looked Down (Dale Barnhart)
solo: Kenton (p)

4. The End Of A Love Affair (Edward C. Redding)
solo: Kenton (p)

5. A Sunday Kind Of Love (Barbara Belle, Louis Prima, Anita Leonard & Stan Rhodes)
solo: Kenton (p)

6. Moon Song
(Arthur Johnston & Johnny Burke)
solo: Kenton (p)

7. Early Autumn
(Ralph Burns & Johnny Mercer)
solos: Kenton (p) Chaikin (tp)

8. How Deep Is The Ocean? (Irving Berlin)
solos: Fagerquist (tp) Kenton (p)

9. The Things We Did Last Summer (Jule Styne & Sammy Cahn)
solos: Leddy (tp) Kenton (p)

10. We’ll Be Together Again [stereo] (Carl Fischer & Frankie Laine)
solos: Kenton (p) Fagerquist (tp)

11. How Am I To Know?
(Jack King & Dorothy Parker)
solo: Kenton (p)

12. The Night We Called It A Day (Matt Dennis & Tom Adair)
solo: Kenton (p)

All tracks arranged by Kenton.

Additional Capitol versions

CDP 72438 56688 2 1 — CD


Alto sax
Lennie Niehaus

Tenor sax
Bill Perkins
- Med Flory ~
Richie Kamuca

Bari sax
Bill Robinson
Steve Perlow

Jules Chaikin
Billy Catalano
- Ed Leddy #~
Lee Katzman
- Don Fagerquist *
Phil Gilbert

Don Reed
- Bob Fitzpatrick *#~
Kent Larsen
Archie LeCoque
Jim Amlotte
Kenny Shroyer (b-tb)

Stan Kenton

Red Kelly

Mel Lewis
- Shelly Manne *
- Jerry McKenzie # ~

Musicians marked with an asterisk replaced the person named above them on the 29 May session. Those marked with the pound sign replaced the person named above them on the 16 June session. Those marked with a tilde did the same on the 23 June session.