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Count Basie August 1950

Main Session Personnel
trumpet
clarinet
tenor saxophone
piano
guitar
bass clarinet
drums
# Tracks Playtime Issue Variance from Main Session Personnel
1 Unknown Title 00:01
2 God Bless the Child 00:01 Billie Holiday (vocal)
3 Now Baby or Never 00:01 Billie Holiday (vocal)
4 One O'Clock Jump 00:01
genre: big band swing
Recording Date: 
1950-08-22
Label Name: 
Universal Film
Leader(s): 
Count Basie
Skill/instrument: 
trumpet
Skill/instrument: 
clarinet
Skill/instrument: 
tenor saxophone
Skill/instrument: 
piano
Skill/instrument: 
guitar
Skill/instrument: 
bass clarinet
Skill/instrument: 
drums
Personnel: 
Clark Terry
Personnel: 
Buddy DeFranco
Personnel: 
Wardell Gray
Personnel: 
Count Basie
Personnel: 
Freddie Green
Personnel: 
Jimmy Lewis
Personnel: 
Gus Johnson
Ensemble Size: 
septet
Venue Type: 
studio
Venue Name: 
Universal Fim Soundtrack
Venue Location: 
Los Angeles
Recording company
Company Name: 
Universal Film soundtrack
Parent Company: 
Universal Studios
Session Details: 

In the Lord discography, as well as The Wardell Gray Discography by Malcolm Walker, there is no specific date reported for this session.  It is only stated that it occurred sometime in late August.

-Sebastian B  Clegg