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Author Witherspoon, Jimmy.

Title The concerts [sound recording] / Jimmy Witherspoon.

Imprint Berkeley, CA : Fantasy, [2002]

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 GDL Brand Library Music Compact Disc    MJ WITH CON W01CD    Available
Description 1 sound disc : digital, stereo. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Compact disc.
Selections 1-10 originally released as Witherspoon, Mulligan, Webster at the Renaissance (Hifijazz J-426) ; others released as Jimmy Witherspoon at Monterey (Hifijazz J-421).
Program notes by Ralph J. Gleason and John Tynan inserted in container.
Contents Introduction -- Time's gettin' tougher than tough / Jimmy Witherspoon (3:04) -- How long blues / Leroy Carr (3:25) -- Corrine, Corrina / Williams, Chatman, Parish (3:21) -- C.C. Rider (4:39) -- Roll 'em Pete / Johnson, Turner (4:24) -- Every day I have the blues / Peter Chatman (2:42) -- Kansas City / Leiber, Stoller (3:10) -- I'm gonna move to the outskirts of town / Weldon, Jordan (3:44) -- Trouble in mind / Richard Jones (3:24) -- St. Louis blues / W.C. Handy (3:48) -- No rollin' blues / Witherspoon (5:31) -- Good rockin' tonight / Roy Brown (2:24) -- Big fine girl / Witherspoon (4:52) -- T'Ain't nobody's bizness if I do / Grainger, Prince, Williams (6:30) -- When I been drinkin' / Bill Broonzy (5:38).
Performer Jimmy Witherspoon, vocals. On tracks 1-10: Gerry Mulligan, baritone sax ; Ben Webster, tenor sax ; Jimmy Rowles, piano ; Leroy Vinnegar, bass ; Mel Lewis, drums. On tracks 11-16: Roy Eldridge, trumpet ; Ben Webster, Coleman Hawkins, tenor sax ; Woody Herman, clarinet ; Earl "Fatha" Hines, piano ; Vernon Alley, bass ; Mel Lewis, drums.
Event Selections 1-10 recorded at the Renaissance, Hollywood, Dec. 2 and 9, 1959 ; all others recorded at the Monterey (CA) Jazz Festival, Oct. 2, 1959.
Subject Blues (Music) -- 1951-1960.
Jazz vocals.
Jazz -- 1951-1960.
Genre/Form Live sound recordings.
Added Author Mulligan, Gerry. Performer.
Webster, Ben, 1909-1973. Performer.
Rowles, Jimmie. Performer.
Vinnegar, Leroy. Performer.
Lewis, Mel, 1929-1990. Performer.
Eldridge, Roy, 1911-1989. Performer.
Hawkins, Coleman. Performer.
Herman, Woody, 1913-1987. Performer.
Hines, Earl, 1903-1983. Performer.
Alley, Vernon. Performer.
Monterey Jazz Festival.
Added Title Witherspoon, Mulligan, Webster at the Renaissance.
Jimmy Witherspoon at Monterey.
Jimmy Witherspoon at the Monterey Jazz Festival.
Standard No. 025218240123
Music No. FCD-24701-2 Fantasy
J-426 Hifijazz
J-421 Hifijazz

 
    
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