1949-52 Studio Performances - Buddy Defranco and His Orchestra

Track Listing
  1. The Boy Next Door
  2. A Bird in Igor's Yard
  3. This Time the Dream's on Me
  4. Bud's Invention
  5. Penthouse Serenade
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  1. The Boy Next Door
  2. A Bird in Igor's Yard
  3. This Time the Dream's on Me
  4. Bud's Invention
  5. Penthouse Serenade
  6. Extrovert
  7. Good for Nothin' Joe
  8. Aishie
  9. Out of Nowhere
  10. Dancing on the Ceiling
  11. Rumpus Room
  12. Body and Soul
  13. King Phillip Stomp
  14. Make Believe
  15. St. Louis Blues
  16. Why Do I Love You
  17. The Closer You Are
  18. Too Many Dreams
  19. Swing Low Sweet Clarinet
  20. Will You Still Be Mine
  21. Oh, Lady Be Good
  22. Buddy's Blues
  23. Gone with the Wind
  24. Sweet Georgia Brown
  25. Get Happy
  26. Cairo
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Hep Records' issue of Buddy DeFranco's recordings as a leader of both a quintet and an orchestra between 1949 and 1952 is a welcome one. The material on these 26 cuts is standard fare from the swing era, which was way over by 1949, but it proves that DeFranco knew how to lead a big band and swing hard as a soloist in a quintet setting -- ...

1949-52 Studio Performances 2006, Hep

UPC: 603366007722

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