Live at El Morocco - The Count Basie Orchestra
Track Listing
  1. Gone An' Git It Y'all
  2. A Night at el Morocco (Easy as It Goes)
  3. Right on, Right On
  4. That's the Kind of Love I'm Talking About (For Ccile)
  5. Corner Pocket
Show All Tracks
  1. Gone An' Git It Y'all
  2. A Night at el Morocco (Easy as It Goes)
  3. Right on, Right On
  4. That's the Kind of Love I'm Talking About (For Ccile)
  5. Corner Pocket
  6. Little Chicago Fire
  7. Shiny Stockings
  8. Angel Eyes
  9. Major Butts
  10. Ditty
  11. Vignols Express
  12. Basie
  13. One O'Clock Jump
Show Fewer Tracks

Even without its original leader, the Count Basie Orchestra is today one of the finest jazz big bands in existence. Frank Foster has kept the instantly recognizable sound while welcoming younger soloists and infusing the band's repertoire with new charts. This strong live program is typical of the Basie band in the '90s, performing older tunes (such as "Corner Pocket" and "Shiny Stockings") that alternate with newer and no less swinging originals, all of which leaves room for the orchestra's many promising soloists. ~ Scott ...

Live at El Morocco 1992, Telarc Distribution

UPC: 089408331220

CD

Select