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Count Basie & His Orchestra - The Best Of Basie Album
Count Basie & His Orchestra - The Best Of Basie Album
Performer: Count Basie & His Orchestra
Title: The Best Of Basie
Label: Roulette
Country: US
Released: 1963
Style: Big Band, Swing
Cat: R 52081, R-52081
Rating: 4.3/5
Format: MP3, FLAC, WMA
FLAC size: 1716 mb | MP3 size: 1561 mb | WMA size: 2203 mb
Genre: Jazz
Tracklist

1Rock-A-Bye Basie
Featuring – The Count, Frank Foster, Frank Wess, Thad JonesWritten-By – Basie, Young, Collins
3:35
2Boogie Woogie (I May Be Wrong)
Featuring – Billy MitchellFeaturing, Trumpet – Joe NewmanVocals – Joe WilliamsWritten-By – Basie, Rushing
3:07
3Jive At Five
Featuring, Tenor Saxophone – Frank WessReeds – Seldon PowellTrumpet – Jimmy NottinghamWritten-By – Basie, Edison
3:00
4Shorty George
Featuring, Tenor Saxophone – Billy MitchellWritten-By – Basie, Edison
2:53
5Jumping At The Woodside
Featuring, Trumpet – Thad JonesSoloist, Tenor Saxophone – Frank FosterWritten-By – Count Basie
3:08
6Taps Miller
Alto Saxophone – Frank WessTenor Saxophone – Billy MitchellWritten-By – Russell, Basie
3:20
7Every Tub
Featuring, Tenor Saxophone – Billy MitchellWritten-By – Basie, Durham
3:07
8Red Bank Boogie
Arranged By – Buck ClaytonArranged By, Featuring, Piano – BasieWritten-By – Count Basie
2:11
9Swinging The Blues
Soloist [First], Tenor Saxophone – Frank FosterSoloist [Second], Tenor Saxophone – Billy MitchellWritten-By – Basie, Durham
3:12
10Sent For You Yesterday
Drums – Gus JohnsonFeaturing – Billy Mitchell, Joe Newman, Marshall RoyalVocals – Joe WilliamsWritten-By – Basie, Durham, Rushing
3:07
11Blue And Sentimental
Clarinet – Marshall RoyalTenor Saxophone – Frank WessTrumpet – Sonny CohnWritten-By – Basie, Livingston, Davis
4:04
12Down For Double
Soloist, Tenor Saxophone – Billy MitchellWritten-By – Freddie Green
3:03

Versions

CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
ESC-12013Count Basie & His Orchestra The Best Of Basie ‎(Cass, Comp)EMUSESC-12013USUnknown
SR 59035Count Basie & His Orchestra The Best Of Basie ‎(LP, Comp)RouletteSR 59035US1984
SR 52081, SR-52081Count Basie & His Orchestra The Best Of Basie ‎(LP, Album, Comp, RP)Roulette, RouletteSR 52081, SR-52081US1969
VJD 503-1Count Basie Rock-A-Bye Basie ‎(LP, RE)Jazz VogueVJD 503-1UK1974
SR 52081Count Basie & His Orchestra The Best Of Basie ‎(LP, Album)RouletteSR 52081US1962

Credits

  • BassEd Jones
  • DesignMoskof-Morrison Inc.
  • DrumsGus Johnson, Sonny Payne
  • GuitarFreddie Green
  • Liner NotesLeonard Feather
  • Photography ByChuck Stewart
  • PianoCount Basie
  • ReedsBilly Mitchell, Charlie Fowlkes, Frank Foster, Frank Wess, Marshall Royal
  • TromboneAl Grey, Benny Powell, Henry Coker
  • TrumpetEugene (Snooky) Young, Joe Newman, George (Sonny) Cohn, Thad Jones
  • VocalsJoe Williams

Notes

Cat. # and label matrices are left of spindle hole. "33 1/3 RPM" is right of spindle hole. "Made in USA by Roulette Records, Inc." is written in the lower label perimeter.

Barcodes

  • Label Code (Side A runout stamped): o RLP-269 A-1C
  • Label Code (Side B runout stamped): o RLP-269 B-1C
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A label): RLP-269-A
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B label): RLP-269-B
  • Rights Society (Tracks A1 to B2 and B4 to B6): ASCAP
  • Rights Society (Track B3): BMI

Companies

  • Manufactured By – Roulette Records, Inc.
  • Published By – Bregman, Vocco & Conn, Inc.
  • Published By – Regent Music Corp.
  • Mastered At – Customatrix