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Benny Carter October 15, 1940

Main Session Personnel
trumpet
trombone
clarinet, alto saxophone, arranger
tenor saxophone
piano
guitar
bass
drums
vocal
# Tracks Playtime Issue Variance from Main Session Personnel
1 St. Louis Blues 2:51
2 St. Louis Blues (Alternate Take) 2:48
3 Loveless Love 3:14
4 Loveless Love (Alternate Take) 3:15
Content State: draft
genre: Swing, Vocal jazz
Recording Date: 
1940-10-15
Label Name: 
Okeh
Leader(s): 
Benny Carter
Skill/instrument: 
trumpet
Skill/instrument: 
trombone
Skill/instrument: 
clarinet
Skill/instrument: 
alto saxophone
Skill/instrument: 
tenor saxophone
Skill/instrument: 
piano
Skill/instrument: 
guitar
Skill/instrument: 
bass
Skill/instrument: 
drums
Skill/instrument: 
vocal
Skill/instrument: 
arranger
Personnel: 
Bill Coleman
Personnel: 
Benny Morton
Personnel: 
Benny Carter
Personnel: 
Benny Carter
Personnel: 
Georgie Auld
Personnel: 
Sonny White
Personnel: 
Ulysses Livingston
Personnel: 
Wilson Myers
Personnel: 
Yank Porter
Personnel: 
Billie Holiday
Personnel: 
Benny Carter
Ensemble Size: 
octet
Venue Type: 
studio
Venue Location: 
New York, New York
Session Details: 

Lord specifies that Carter does, indeed, play both clarinet & alto sax on every track. 

Sources: 
Alberto Varela's Billie Holiday Discography; Tom Lord (lordisco.com)