The Complete Capitol Recordings of the Holman and Russo Charts

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LABEL Mosaic
NO. MD4-136
FORMAT 4 CDs
PRODUCER Michael Cuscuna
LINER NOTES Will Friedwald
RECORDING DATES 1950-1963

Tracks

DISC ONE


1. Solitaire (Bill Russo)
arr. by Bill Russo

2. Halls of Brass (Bill Russo)
arr. by Bill Russo

3. Ennui (Bill Russo)
arr. by Bill Russo

4. Adios (Madriguera & Woods)
arr. by Bill Russo

5. Bill's Blues (Bill Russo)
arr. by Bill Russo

6. Portrait of a Count (Bill Russo)
arr. by Bill Russo

7. Frank Speaking (Bill Russo)
arr. by Bill Russo

8. 23 Degrees North, 82 Degrees West (Bill Russo)
arr. by Bill Russo

9. Invention for Guitar and Trumpet (Bill Holman)
arr. by Bill Holman

10. My Lady (Bill Russo)
arr. by Bill Russo

11. Improvisation (Bill Russo)
arr. by Bill Russo

12. Harlem Nocturne (Earle Hagen)
arr. by Bill Russo

13. I Gotta Right to Sing the Blues (Harold Arlen & Ted Koehler)
arr. by Bill Russo

14. There's a Small Hotel (Richards Rodgers & Lorenz Hart)
arr. by Bill Russo

15. Sophisticated Lady (Duke Ellington)
arr. by Bill Russo

16. Over the Rainbow (Harold Arlen & Ted Koehler)
arr. by Bill Russo

17. Lover Man (Ramirez, Davis & Sherman)
arr. by Bill Russo

DISC TWO


1. Bags (Bill Holman)
arr. by Bill Holman

2. Shadow Waltz (Harry Warren & Al Dubin)
arr. by Bill Russo

3. Fascinating Rhythm (George and Ira Gershwin)
arr. by Bill Russo

4. And the Bull Walked Around, Olay (Joe Greene, Doug Neal & Betsy Ellis)
arr. by Bill Russo

5. Jeepers Creepers (Harry Warren & Johnny Mercer)
arr. by Bill Russo

6. If I Should Lose You (Leo Robin & Ralph Rainger)
arr. by Bill Russo

7. All About Ronnie (Johnny Green)
arr. by Bill Russo

8. Baia (Baroso & Gilbert)
arr. by Bill Russo

9. All About Ronnie (Johnny Green)
arr. by Bill Russo

10. I Get a Kick Out of You (Cole Porter)
arr. by Bill Russo

11. I've Got You Under My Skin (Cole Porter)
arr. by Bill Russo

12. You and the Night and the Music (Arthur Schwartz & Howard Dietz)
arr. by Bill Russo

13. April In Paris (Arthur Schwartz & Howard Dietz)
arr. by Bill Russo

14. Crazy Rhythm (Irving Caesar, Roger Wolfe Kahn & Joseph Meyer)
arr. by Bill Russo

15. Autumn In New York (Vernon Duke)
arr. by Bill Russo

16. Reverie (Claude Debussy)
arr. by Bill Russo

17. I Got it Bad (Duke Ellington)
arr. by Bill Russo

18. How High the Moon (Morgan Lewis & Nancy Hamilton)
arr. by Bill Russo

19. Theme and Variations (Bill Holman)
arr. by Bill Holman

20. Zoot (Bill Holman)
arr. by Bill Holman

21. Of All Things (Bill Holman)
arr. by Bill Holman

DISC THREE


1. Lover Man (arr. by Bill Russo)
arr. by Bill Holman

2. In Lighter Vein (Bill Holman)
arr. by Bill Holman

3. My Funny Valentine (Richards Rodgers & Lorenz Hart)
arr. by Bill Holman

4. Hav-a-Havana (Bill Holman)
arr. by Bill Holman

5. Bacante (Bill Russo)
arr. by Bill Russo

6. A Theme of Four Values (Bill Russo)
arr. by Bill Russo

7. Dusk (Bill Russo)
arr. by Bill Russo

8. Solo for Buddy (Bill Holman)
arr. by Bill Holman

9. The Opener (Bill Holman)
arr. by Bill Holman

10. Kingfish (Bill Holman)
arr. by Bill Holman

11. Fearless Finlay (Bill Holman)
arr. by Bill Holman

12. Sweets (Bill Russo)
arr. by Bill Russo

13. A Study for Bass (Bill Russo)
arr. by Bill Russo

14. Blues Before and After (Bill Russo)
arr. by Bill Russo

15. Egdon Heath (Bill Russo)
arr. by Bill Russo

16. Thisbe (Bill Russo)
arr. by Bill Russo

17. Stella By Starlight (Victor Young & Ned Washington)
arr. by Bill Holman

18. Yesterdays (Jerome Kern & Otto Harbach)
arr. by Bill Holman

DISC FOUR


1. Cherokee (Ray Noble)
arr. by Bill Holman

2. I've Got You Under My Skin (Cole Porter)
arr. by Bill Holman

3. What's New (Bob Haggart & Johnny Burke)
arr. by Bill Holman

4. Black Coffee (Sonny Burke & Paul Francis Webster)
arr. by Bill Holman

5. The Thrill Is Gone (Lew Brown & Ray Henderson)
arr. by Bill Holman

6. Stompin' at the Savoy (Benny Goodman, Sampson, Webb & Razaf)
arr. by Bill Holman

7. Royal Blue (Bill Holman)
arr. by Bill Holman

8. Stompin' at the Savoy (Benny Goodman, Edgar Sampson, Webb & Razaf)
arr. by Bill Holman

9. Don't Be That Way (Benny Goodman, Edgar Sampson, & Mitchell Parish)
arr. by Bill Holman

10. I Got Rhythm (George and Ira Gershwin)
arr. by Bill Holman

11. The Morning After (Winn & Gould)
arr. by Bill Holman

12. Stairway to the Stars (Malneck, Signorelli & Mitchell Parish)
arr. by Bill Holman

13. Malaguena (Ernesto Lecuona)
arr. by Bill Holman

14. Limehouse Blues (Phillip Braham & Douglas Furber)
arr. by Bill Holman

15. A Lot of Livin' to Do (Lee Adams & Charles Strouse)
arr. by Bill Holman

16. It's a Big, Wide, Wonderful World (John Rox)
arr. by Bill Holman