Ken Burns Jazz - Count Basie
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  1. Toby
  2. One O'Clock Jump
  3. John's Idea
  4. Topsy
  5. Jumpin' at the Woodside
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  1. Toby
  2. One O'Clock Jump
  3. John's Idea
  4. Topsy
  5. Jumpin' at the Woodside
  6. Swingin' the Blues
  7. Blue and Sentimental
  8. Doggin' Around
  9. Dark Rapture
  10. Cherokee, Pts. 1 & 2
  11. Goin' to Chicago Blues
  12. Jive at Five
  13. 9:20 Special
  14. Soflty With Feeling
  15. Corner Pocket
  16. April in Paris
  17. Every Day I Have the Blues
  18. Shiny Stockings
  19. Lil' Darlin'
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With cooperation from the Verve and Columbia Legacy catalogs, the Ken Burns Jazz series on CD individually spotlights the musical excellence of 22 jazz originators whose careers and influence are explored in Burns' PBS documentary Jazz. The selections representing Count Basie open with an early-1932 recording from Bennie Moten's Kansas City Orchestra immediately after Basie joined them (eventually taking the helm from Moten). The set jumps ahead five years to the summer of 1937, highlighting several Decca sides including ...

Ken Burns Jazz 2000, Verve

UPC: 731454909020

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