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Viva Kenton!

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LABEL Capitol
NO. SW 1305
FORMAT 12” Record
PRODUCER Lee Gillette
LOCATION Riverside Plaza Hotel, New York City
RECORDING DATE 22-23 September 1959

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Tracks

1. Mexican Jumping Bean (Gene Roland)
arr. by Gene Roland
solos: Sebesky (tb) Mariano (as) Holladay (bs) Pacheco (timbales)

2. Siesta (Gene Roland)
arr. by Gene Roland
solos: Chivily (b) Brisbois (tp)

3. Cha Cha Sombrero (Gene Roland)
arr. by Gene Roland
solos: Ericson (tp) Bonnie (ts) Mariano (as)

4. Chocolate Caliente (Gene Roland)
arr. by Gene Roland
solos: Ericson (tp) Bonnie (ts) Brisbois (tp)

5. Aqua Marine (Gene Roland)
arr. by Gene Roland
solos: Bonnie (ts) Brisbois (tp)

6. Opus in Chartreuse Cha-Cha-Cha (Gene Roland)
arr. by Gene Roland
solo: Sebesky (tb)

7. Cha Cha Chee Boom (Gene Roland)
arr. by Gene Roland
solos: Ericson (tp) Brisbois (tp)

8. Adios (Enric Madriguera & Eddie Woods)
arr. by Gene Roland
solo: Ericson (tp)

9. Mission Trail (Gene Roland)
arr. by Gene Roland
solos: Ericson (tp) Bonnie (ts) Brisbois (tp)

10. Artistry in Rhythm (Stan Kenton)
arr. by Stan Kenton


Additional Capitol versions

7243 5 60444 2 5 — CD [with 6 extra tracks from Artistry in Bossa Nova]

Other versions

Creative World reissue — ST-1063— 12” LP

Personnel

Alto sax
Charlie Mariano

Tenor sax
Bill Trujillo
John Bonnie

Bari sax
Jack Nimitz
Marvin Holladay

Trumpet
Bud Brisbois
Clyde Reasinger
Bill Chase
Rolf Ericson
Roger Middleton

Trombone
Archie LeCoque
Don Sebesky
Kent Larsen
Jim Amlotte (b-tb)
Bob Knight (b-tb)

Piano
Stan Kenton

Bass
Pete Chivilly

Drums
Jimmy Campbell

Percussion
Mike Pacheco (timbales)
Willie Rodriguez (bongo)
Tommy Lopez (conga)