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Count Basie May 6, 1951

Main Session Personnel
trumpet
trumpet
trumpet
trombone
trombone
trombone
alto saxophone, clarinet
alto saxophone
tenor saxophone
tenor saxophone
baritone saxophone
piano, celeste
guitar
bass
drums
vocal
announcer
# Tracks Playtime Issue Variance from Main Session Personnel
1 Every Tub 2:44
2 Perdido 00:00
3 Beaver Junction 00:00
4 Who Cares? 00:00
5 Do Nothin' till You Hear From Me 00:00
6 Ain't It The Truth? 00:00
7 Nails 00:00
8 Bluebeard Blues 00:00
9 Cheek To Cheek 00:00
Content State: draft
genre: Swing, big band, bebop
source: Bruyninckx, W & L. 93 years of recorded jazz & blues
Recording Date: 
1951-05-06
Label Name: 
WNEW broadcast
Leader(s): 
Count Basie
Skill/instrument: 
trumpet
Skill/instrument: 
trumpet
Skill/instrument: 
trumpet
Skill/instrument: 
trombone
Skill/instrument: 
trombone
Skill/instrument: 
trombone
Skill/instrument: 
alto saxophone
Skill/instrument: 
clarinet
Skill/instrument: 
alto saxophone
Skill/instrument: 
tenor saxophone
Skill/instrument: 
tenor saxophone
Skill/instrument: 
baritone saxophone
Skill/instrument: 
piano
Skill/instrument: 
celeste
Skill/instrument: 
guitar
Skill/instrument: 
bass
Skill/instrument: 
drums
Skill/instrument: 
vocal
Skill/instrument: 
announcer
Personnel: 
Paul Campbell
Personnel: 
Clark Terry
Personnel: 
Lammar Wright, Sr.
Personnel: 
Bennie Green
Personnel: 
Jimmy Wilkins
Personnel: 
Booty Wood
Personnel: 
Marshall Royal
Personnel: 
Marshall Royal
Personnel: 
Ernie Wilkins
Personnel: 
Wardell Gray
Personnel: 
Paul Quinichette
Personnel: 
Charlie Fowlkes
Personnel: 
Count Basie
Personnel: 
Count Basie
Personnel: 
Freddie Green
Personnel: 
Jimmy Lewis
Personnel: 
Gus Johnson
Personnel: 
Thelma Carpenter
Personnel: 
Martin Block
Ensemble Size: 
big_band
Venue Type: 
radio broadcast
Venue Location: 
New York, NY
Recording company
Company Name: 
WNEW
Session Details: 

WNEW "Make Believe Ballroom" broadcast.

Sources: 
James Accardi Wardell Gray discography