Tracks

1. My Funny Valentine (Richard Rodgers & Lorenz Hart)
arr. by Dave Barduhn
solos: Hagans (tr) Kenton (p)

2. A Little Minor Booze (Willie Maiden)
arr. Willie Maiden
solos: Wilkerson (as) Hagans (tr)

3. Happy (Michel Legrand)
arr. by Brett Stamps
solo: Kenton (p) Harner (tr)

4. Inner Crisis (Larry Willis)
arr. Bob Curnow
solo: Wilkerson (as)

Stan speaks

5. First Child (Bob Curnow)
arr. Bob Curnow
solos: Shearer (tb) Wilkerson (as)

6. Daily Dance (Bill Holman)
arr. Bill Holman
solos: Reynolds (ts) Hagans (tp) Wilkerson (as) Stone (b) Hobbs (d)/Lopez (conga)

7. Roy’s Blues (Dale Devoe)
arr. Dale Devoe
solo: Reynolds (ts)

8. All the Things You Are (Jerome Kern)
arr. Stan Kenton
solo: Kenton

Stan speaks

9. Ramon Lopez (Chico O’Farrell)
arr. Chico O’Farrell
solo: Lopez (conga)

10. Artemis and Apollo (Johnny Richards)
arr. Johnny Richards
solos: Kenton (p) Hagans (tp) Keim (tb)

11. Love for Sale (Cole Porter)
arr. Pete Rugolo
solos: Shearer (tb)

12. Intermission Riff (Ray Wetzel)
head arrangement
solos: Wilkerson (as) Hagans (tr)/?? (tr) Smith (bs)/Yankee (bs) ?? (tb)/?? (tb) Stone (b) Hobbs (d) Campos (tr)

13. Theme to the West (Stan Kenton)
piano only

14. Take the A Train (Billy Strayhorn)
arr. John Harner
solos: ?? (tr) Hobbs (d) Campos (tr)

Personnel

Alto sax
Steve Wilkerson

Tenor sax
Roy Reynolds, Dan Salmasian

Bari sax
Greg Smith, Al Yankee (or Richard Fenno?)

Trumpet
John Harner, Jay Sollenberger, Steve Campos, Tim Hagans, Jim Oatts (or Kevin Jordan?)

Trombone
Dick Shearer, Dave Keim, Mike Egan, Allan Morrissey, Douglas Purviance

Piano
Stan Kenton

Bass
Dave Stone (or Mike Ross?)

Drums
Gary Hobbs

Percussion
Ramon Lopez

Thanks to Kevin Seeley for providing this rare material.