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The Kenton Touch

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LABEL Capitol
NO. T 1276
FORMAT 12” Record
PRODUCER Lee Gillette
LOCATION Capitol Tower Studios, Hollywood
RECORDING DATE 22-23 December 1958

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Tracks

1. Salute (Salute to the Americas) (Pete Rugolo)
solos: Bernhart (tb) Shank (f)

2. Monotony (Pete Rugolo & Stan Kenton)
solos: Shank (f) Bernhart (tb)

3. Elegy For Alto (Pete Rugolo)
solo: Shank (as)

4. Theme For Sunday (Stan Kenton)
solo: Kenton (p)

5. Ballade For Drums (Pete Rugolo)
solo: Manne (d)

6. Minor Riff (Pete Rugolo & Stan Kenton)

7. The End Of The World (Early Duke) (Pete Rugolo & Steve Allen)
arr. by Pete Rugolo

8. Opus In Chartreuse (Gene Roland)
solo: Almeida (g)

9. Painted Rhythm (Stan Kenton)

10. A Rose For David (Pete Rugolo)


All tracks arranged and conducted by Pete Rugolo.


Other versions

Creative World reissue — ST-1044 — 12” LP

Collectors’ Choice Music — CCM-356-2 — CD

Personnel


Flute, alto flute, alto sax
Bud Shank

Trombone
Milt Bernhart
Kent Larsen
Archie LeCoque
Bob Olson (b-tb)
Bill Smiley (b-tb)

Piano
Stan Kenton (tr. 3, 4, 8, 10)

Bass
Red Kelly
Red Mitchell

Guitar
Laurindo Almeida

Drums
Shelly Manne (tr. 1, 2, 5-7, 9, 11)
Milt Holland (tr. 3, 4, 8, 10)

Percussion
Larry Bunker

PLUS

22 December - Tracks 3-5, 7-11

Violin
Felix Slatkin
Paul Shure
Marshall Sosson
Israel Baker
Ben Gill
Eudice Shapiro
James Getzoff
Harold Dicterow
David Frisina
Alfred Lustgarten
Gerald Vinci
Nathan Ross

Viola
Alvin Dinkin
Paul Robyn
David Sterkin
Virginia Majewski

Cello
Armand Kaproff
Eleanor Slatkin
Edgar Lustgarten
Kurt Reher

23 December - Tracks 1, 2, 6

Violin

Felix Slatkin
Erno Neufeld
Marshall Sosson
Israel Baker
Ben Gill
Eudice Shapiro
Dan Lube
Lou Raderman
David Frisina
Gerald Vinci
Alfred Lustgarten
Nathan Ross

Viola
Sam Boghossian
Paul Robyn
David Sterkin
Virginia Majewski

Cello
David Filerman
Eleanor Slatkin
Edgar Lustgarten
Victor Gottlieb