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Kenton Wagner

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LABEL Capitol
NO. 2217
FORMAT
12" Record
PRODUCER
Lee Gillette
LINER NOTES Noel Wedder
LOCATION Capitol Tower Studio A, Hollywood
RECORDING DATES
16-18, 24 September & 8 October 1964

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Tracks

1. Ride of the Valkyries from “Die Walkuere”

2. Siegfried’s Funeral March from “Goetterdaemmerung”
solo: Kenton (p)

3. Prelude to Act I of “Lohengrin”

4. Prelude to Act III of “Lohengrin”

5. Prelude to “Tristan und Isolde”
solo: Fitzpatrick (tb)

6. Love-Death from “Tristan und Isolde”
solo: Kenton (p)

7. Wedding March from “Lohengrin”

8. Pilgrims’ Chorus from “Tannhaeuser”


All tracks composed by Richard Wagner and arranged by Kenton.


Other versions

Creative World reissue — ST-1024 — 12” LP

Personnel

Alto sax
Gabe Baltazar (16)
Lennie Niehaus (17-24)

Tenor sax
Bill Perkins
Buddy Collette (16, 17)
Bob Hardaway (18, 24)

Bari sax
Jack Nimitz

Bass sax
Chuck Gentry

Trumpet
Bud Brisbois
Dalton Smith
Conte Candoli (17)
Pete Candoli (18-24)
Ronnie Ossa
Bobby Bryant (16, 17)
Cappy Lewis (18, 24)

French horn
Vince DeRosa
John Cave
Bill Hinshaw
Richard Perissi
Arthur Maebe

Trombone
Bob Fitzpatrick
Kent Larsen
Tom Shepard (16)
John Halliburton (17-24)
Jim Amlotte (b-tb)

Tuba
Clive Acker

Piano
Stan Kenton

Bass
Don Bagley (16, 8)
Joe Comfort (17-24)

Drums
Irv Cotler

Timpani
Frank Carlson

Numbers refer to the dates on which a musician played. Names with no numbers participated on all sessions, except for the 8 October session was just with piano, bass and tympani.