Montreux '77 - Count Basie Big Band
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  1. The Heat's On
  2. Freckle Face
  3. Splanky
  4. The More I See You
  5. A Night in Tunisia
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  1. The Heat's On
  2. Freckle Face
  3. Splanky
  4. The More I See You
  5. A Night in Tunisia
  6. Hittin' 12
  7. Bag of Dreams
  8. Things Ain't What They Used to Be
  9. I Needs to Be Bee'd With
  10. Li'l Darlin'
  11. Jumpin' at the Woodside
  12. One O'Clock Jump
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Count Basie always seemed to kick things up a notch when he took his big band out on-stage, and this early morning set recorded at the 1977 Montreux Jazz Festival is no exception. This edition of the band was a good one, with the presence of Al Grey, Jimmy Forrest, Charles Fowlkes, and of course, the heartbeat of the band, Freddie Green. Basie was not one to coast by sticking to endless rehashing of the same old hits for decades; newer contributions include the furious opener "The Heat's On" and the jaunty "Freckle Face," ...

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