A Presentation of Progressive Jazz

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LABEL Capitol
NO. H 167
FORMAT 10" Record
PRODUCER Jim Conkling
LOCATION Radio Recorders, Hollywood
RECORDING DATES 24-25 September; 20, 22 October; 6, 22 December 1947

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Tracks

1. Lament (Pete Rugolo)
solo: Almeida (g)

2. Impressionism (Pete Rugolo)
solos: Weidler (as)/Cooper (ts) Safranski (b)

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

4. Monotony (Pete Rugolo)
solos: Kenton (p) Wetzel (tp)/Layton (tb)/Mussulli (as)/Musso (ts)

5. Fugue For Rhythm Section (Pete Rugolo)

6. Lonely Woman (Benny Carter & Ray Sonin)
vocal: June Christy

7. Cuban Carnival (Cubana) (Pete Rugolo)
solos: Safranski (b) Almeida (g) Bernhart (tb) Pepper (as) Porcino (tp)

8. This Is My Theme (Pete Rugolo)
vocal: June Christy

All tracks arranged by Pete Rugolo.


Additional Capitol versions

CD-79 — four 78rpm 10” records

EPF 172 — two 45rpm 7” records

T 172 — 12” LP

Other versions

Creative World reissue — ST- — 12” LP

Personnel

Alto sax
George Weidler
Frank Pappalardo (tr. 3-5)
Art Pepper (tr. 1-2, 6-8)

Tenor sax
Bob Cooper
Warner Weidler
Bari sax
Bob Gioga

Trumpet
Buddy Childers
Ray Wetzel
Chico Alvarez
Al Porcino
Ken Hanna

Trombone
Milt Bernhart
Eddie Bert
Harry Betts
Harry Forbes
Bart Varsalona (b-tb)

Piano
Stan Kenton

Bass
Eddie Safranski

Guitar
Laurindo Almeida

Drums
Shelly Manne

Bongos
Jack Costanzo

Maracas
Rene Touzet (tr. 5)
Salvador Armenta (tr. 4)
Machito (tr.7)

Timbale, cowbell
Jose Luis Mangual (tr.7)

Conga
Carlos Vidal (tr.7)

Vocal
June Christy