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Aint Misbehavin - Count Basie Orchestra With Lester Young - Count Basie Featuring Lester Young (Vinyl, LP, Album)

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  1. Count Basie Orchestra. The Count Basie Orchestra is a 16 to 18 piece big band, one of the most prominent jazz performing groups of the swing era, founded by the musician known as Count Basie. The band survived the late s decline in big band popularity.
  2. Count Basie was among the most important bandleaders of the swing era. With the exception of a brief period in the early '50s, he led a big band from until his death almost 50 years later, and the band continued to perform after he died. Basie's orchestra was characterized by a light, swinging rhythm section that he led from the piano, lively ensemble work, and generous soloing.
  3. Count Basie big band charts A range of big band arrangements made famous by Count Basie and his orchestra. Who was Count Basie? Born William James Basie, he was a pianist, composer and band leader responsible for an endless stream of jazz hits over a sixty year career.
  4. Apr 14,  · Count Basie Orchestra featuring: Sonny Cohn, trumpet. Thad Jones, Snookey Young, Sonny Cohn, Joe Newman, trumpets. Billy Mitchell, Frank Wess, Marshall Royal.
  5. Find album reviews, stream songs, credits and award information for Ain't Misbehavin' - Count Basie Orchestra on AllMusic - - This budget CD is a straight reissue of the 6/
  6. Jan 01,  · Basie’s band was to be enlarged to 14 players, to put it on a par with other leading bands, and the “Barons of Rhythm” tag was dropped in favor of a simple “Count Basie and His Orchestra.” There was a panic when Buster Smith, “Prof,” announced that he would not be coming along.
  7. To this are added almost all the important small-group sessions that Young participated in through , including the monumental Kansas City Six date from and the merely epic and ’46 sessions by similarly named groups, the two wonderful trios that featured Nat Cole on piano, and everything Lester waxed for Keynote and Aladdin.

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