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Count Basie May 6, 1955

Content State: draft
Recording Date: 
1955-05-06
Leader(s): 
Count Basie
Skill/instrument: 
trumpet
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: 
flute
Skill/instrument: 
tenor saxophone
Skill/instrument: 
baritone saxophone
Skill/instrument: 
piano
Skill/instrument: 
guitar
Skill/instrument: 
bass
Skill/instrument: 
drums
Personnel: 
Wendell Culley
Personnel: 
Reunald Jones
Personnel: 
Thad Jones
Personnel: 
Joe Newman
Personnel: 
Henry Coker
Personnel: 
Bill Hughes
Personnel: 
Benny Powell
Personnel: 
Marshall Royal
Personnel: 
Marshall Royal
Personnel: 
Bill Graham
Personnel: 
Frank Wess
Personnel: 
Frank Wess
Personnel: 
Frank Foster
Personnel: 
Charlie Fowlkes
Personnel: 
Count Basie
Personnel: 
Freddie Green
Personnel: 
Eddie Jones
Personnel: 
Sonny Payne
Ensemble Size: 
big_band
Venue Type: 
live performance
Venue Name: 
Carnegie Hall
Venue Location: 
New York, NY
Session Details: 

Personnel found on record sleeve for Count Basie, His Orchestra & Friends Blee Blop Blues (Green Line Records-CDJJ-619)

 

Another song from this concert, "Stormy Weather," with Basie's band as well as Lester Young, Buck Clayton, and Billie Holiday is listed under Billie Holiday May 6, 1955

Sources: 
discogs.com