Jump to Navigation

Count Basie October 1, 1941 (aircheck)

Main Session Personnel
trumpet
trumpet
trumpet
trumpet
trombone
trombone
trombone
soprano saxophone, alto saxophone
alto saxophone
tenor saxophone
tenor saxophone
baritone saxophone
piano
guitar
bass
drums
# Tracks Playtime Issue Variance from Main Session Personnel
1 Tune Town Shuffle 0:00
Content State: draft
genre: Swing, bop
Recording Date: 
1941-10-01
Label Name: 
Unknown radio broadcast
Skill/instrument: 
trumpet
Skill/instrument: 
trumpet
Skill/instrument: 
trumpet
Skill/instrument: 
trumpet
Skill/instrument: 
trombone
Skill/instrument: 
trombone
Skill/instrument: 
trombone
Skill/instrument: 
soprano saxophone
Skill/instrument: 
alto saxophone
Skill/instrument: 
alto saxophone
Skill/instrument: 
tenor saxophone
Skill/instrument: 
tenor saxophone
Skill/instrument: 
baritone saxophone
Skill/instrument: 
piano
Skill/instrument: 
guitar
Skill/instrument: 
bass
Skill/instrument: 
drums
Personnel: 
Harry "Sweets" Edison
Personnel: 
Buck Clayton
Personnel: 
Al Killian
Personnel: 
Ed Lewis
Personnel: 
Dicky Wells
Personnel: 
Ed Cuffee
Personnel: 
Dan Minor
Personnel: 
Tab Smith
Personnel: 
Tab Smith
Personnel: 
Earle Warren
Personnel: 
Don Byas
Personnel: 
Buddy Tate
Personnel: 
Jack Washington
Personnel: 
Freddie Green
Personnel: 
Walter Page
Personnel: 
Kenny Clarke
Ensemble Size: 
big_band
Venue Type: 
radio broadcast
Venue Name: 
Cafe Society
Venue Location: 
New York, NY
Session Details: 

This was an aircheck.

This session has "(aircheck)" particularly written next to it, because there is another Count Basie studio session on the same date, and we would like to distinguish these two.

Sources: 
C.J. Hazevoet's Don Byas Discography 1938-1946