• DOUBLE FEATURE- Vol. 4  Stan Kenton Tribute Band and Montreal's McGill University Jazz Orchestra I

DISC ONE - STAN KENTON TRIBUTE BAND
A TOP DRAWER ORCHESTRA FEATURING MANY NOTABLE KENTON GRADUATES PERFORMS AS PART OF A CENTRUM - BUD SHANK JAZZ WORKSHOP AT A JULY 1993 KENTON TRIBUTE CONCERT IN PORT TOWNSEND WASHINGTON. A LIVELY, HEART-FELT AND PASSIONATE READING OF CLASSIC COMPOSITIONS THAT WERE EXCEPTIONALLY WELL RECORDED. MILT BERNHART WITH HIS SPECIAL BRAND OF HUMOR ACTS AS MASTER OF CEREMONIES.

  1. OPENING REMARKS
  2. BOBBY SHEW INTRO
  3. ARKANSAS TRAVELER
  4. MAYNARD FERGUSON
  5. EAGER BEAVER
  6. BILL PERKINS INTRO
  7. PETE RUGOLO INTRO
  8. YESTERDAYS
  9. COLLABORATION
  10. BUD SHANK INTRO
  11. MACHITO INTRO
  12. STELLA BY STARLIGHT
  13. MACHITO
  14. BILL HOLMAN INTRO
  15. BOB COOPER INTRO
  16. THE TALL GUY
  17. COOP'S SOLO
  18. CLOSING REMARKS
  19. CONTE CANDOLI INTRO
  20. ARTISTRY IN RHYTHM
  21. PENNIES FROM HEAVEN
  22. STOMPIN' AT THE SAVOY
  23. BAND INTRODUCTION

DISC TWO - McGill JAZZ ORCHESTRA I
A GLORIOUS STAN KENTON PROGRAM OF RARE NEVER BEFORE STUDIO-RECORDED COMPOSITIONS FROM THE LATE FORTIES AND EARLY FIFTIES, MAGNIFICENTLY PERFORMED AND PRESENTED IN EXCEPTIONAL AUDIO. A THOROUGHLY REHEARSED AND AGILE BAND DELIVERS A TREASURE TROVE OF HISTORICAL KENTON SELECTIONS WITH ATTENTIVE CARE AND PRECISION.

By Bill Holman:

  • THE OPENING
  • TENOR PIECE
  • CUBA JAZZ

By Bill Russo:

  • AN ESTHETE ON CLARK STREET,
  • VIGNETTE,
  • IT'S THE TALK OF THE TOWN
  • ALTONALITY,

By Shorty Rogers:

  • AUTUMN LEAVES

By Manny Albam:

  • GUANE

By Ken Hanna:

  • DURANGO

By Pete Rugolo:

  • SMOKE GETS IN YOUR EYES
  • ALL THE THINGS YOU ARE
  • ARTISTRY IN GILLESPIE,
  • YARDBIRD SUITE
  • THREE BOP

DOUBLE FEATURE- Vol. 4 Stan Kenton Tribute Band and Montreal's McGill University Jazz Orchestra I

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