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Kenton Showcase: The Music of Bill Holman

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LABEL Capitol
NO. H 526
FORMAT 10” Record
PRODUCER R. Fribourghouse
LOCATION Capitol Melrose Studios, Hollywood
RECORDING DATES 1, 2 March 1954

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Tracks

1. Bags
solo: Bagley (b)

2. Hav-A-Havana
solo: Noto (tp)

3. Solo For Buddy
solo: Childers (tp)

4. The Opener
solos: Rosolino (tb) Mariano (as) Noto (tp)

5. Fearless Finlay
solos: Noto (tp) Schildkraut (as) Rosolino (tb) Levey (d)

6. Theme and Variations
no solos

7. King Fish
solos: Bagley (b) Perkins (ts) Williamson (tp) Schildkrault (as)

8. In Lighter Vein
solo: Konitz (as)

All tracks composed and arranged by Bill Holman.


Additional Capitol versions

EAP 1-526 — 45rpm 7" record (Part 1 – tracks 1,2,7,8)

EAP 2-526 — 45rpm 7" record (Part 2 – tracks 3-6)

T 598 — 12” LP — [paired with the Russo Showcase]

Other versions

Creative World reissue — ST-1026 — 12” LP [paired with the Russo Showcase]

Personnel

Alto sax
Dave Schildkraut
Charlie Mariano

Tenor sax
Bill Perkins
Mike Cicchetti

Bari sax
Tony Ferina

Trumpet
Buddy Childers
Vic Minichiello
Sam Noto
Stu Williamson
Don Smith

Trombone
Bob Fitzpatrick
Frank Rosolino
Milt Gold
Joe Ciavardone
George Roberts (b-tb)

Piano
Stan Kenton

Bass
Don Bagley

Guitar
Bob Lesher

Drums
Stan Levey

Conga
Candido (only “Hav-A-Havana”)