The Best of Pete Fountain [GRP] ()

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The Best of Pete Fountain [GRP] - Pete Fountain
Track Listing
  1. While We Danced at the Mardi Gras
  2. A Closer Walk with Thee
  3. Columbus Stockade Blues
  4. Do You Know What It Means to Miss New Orleans?
  5. Fascination Medley: Fascination/Basin Street Blues/Tin Roof Blues/Way
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  1. While We Danced at the Mardi Gras
  2. A Closer Walk with Thee
  3. Columbus Stockade Blues
  4. Do You Know What It Means to Miss New Orleans?
  5. Fascination Medley: Fascination/Basin Street Blues/Tin Roof Blues/Way
  6. China Boy (Go Sleep)
  7. Bye Bye Bill Bailey
  8. Lazy River
  9. Yes, Indeed!
  10. High Society
  11. Stranger on the Shore
  12. Over the Waves
  13. Oh, Lady Be Good
  14. You're Nobody 'Til Somebody Loves You
  15. My Blue Heaven
  16. Put on Your Old Grey Bonnet
  17. For Pete's Sake
  18. When the Saints Go Marching In
  19. St. Louis Blues
  20. When My Baby Smiles at Me
  21. Shrimp Boats
  22. (Back Home Again In) Indiana
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Although this CD draws its 22 selections from clarinetist Pete Fountain's best period (his years on the Coral label), the selections picked are sometimes a bit eccentric. Fountain is heard playing Dixieland with some of his bands, but is also joined by -- choral groups and occasional strings; no personnel listing or even recording dates are included. There is some good music along the way (such as "While We Danced at the Mardi Gras," "China Boy," "High Society," "Over the Waves" and "Indiana"), and even if this material ...

The Best of Pete Fountain [GRP] 1996, Verve

UPC: 011105066525

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