JATP Live at Carnegie Hall, September 17, 1955 (2 CD)
This release presents a complete 1955 performance by the JATP All Stars featuring Ben Webster, Lester Young, Dizzy Gillespie, Roy Eldridge and Sonny Stitt among others. This concert only previously appeared divided on three long out of print LPs. As a bonus, a rare set by a similar JATP group in Germany that same year, and four PREVIOUSLY UNISSUED tunes from a 1949 Carnegie Hall JATP concert featuring Fats Navarro,Sonny Criss andElla Fitzgerald
DIZZY GILLESPIE & ROY ELDRIDGE, trumpet
BEN WEBSTER, LESTER YOUNG & FLIP PHILLIPS, tenor sax
SONNY STITT, alto sax
BILL HARRIS, trombone
OSCAR PETERSON, piano
HERB ELLIS, guitar
RAY BROWN, bass
LOUIE BELLSON, drums
Live at Carnegie Hall, New York, September 17, 1955.
CD 2 [3-5]: Same personnel but omit Webster, Young and Stitt.
Buddy DeFranco (cl) on 4 only.
Live at Sportpalast, Berlin, Germany, February 10, 1955.
CD 2 [6-9]: Fats Navarro (tp), Sonny Criss (as), Flip Phillips (ts), Tommy Turk (tb), Hank Jones (p), Ray Brown (b), Shelly Manne (d),
Ella Fitzgerald (vcl on 7 & 9).
Live at Carnegie Hall, New York, February 11, 1949
INCLUDES 16-PAGE BOOKLET
CD 1: TOTAL TIME 79:05
01 Blues #1
02 I Found A New Baby
03 Lester Leaps In
04 Blues #2 [Aka The Slow Blues]
05 Ballad Medley #1: I Didn’t Know What Time It Was / The Man I Love / Tenderly / My Old Flame
06 Ballad Medley #2: Body And Soul / A Ghost Of A / Chance / Imagination / I’ll Never Be The Same
07 Birks’ Works [Aka The Modern Set]
CD 2: TOTAL TIME: 74:21
01 I Got Rhythm
02 Willow, Weep For Me
03 Jam Session
04 Now’s The Time
05 Ballad Medley #3: Willow, Weep For Me / I Don’t Know Why / Imagination / My Old Flame
06 Cherokee [incomplete]
08 How High The Moon
09 I’ve Got My Love To Keep
10 Me Warm