This release contains the firts two LPs by Buddy Rich and his Big Band in their entirety: This One Is For Basie & Richcraft, including great stars from the east and west coasts plus splendid arrangements by Martu Paich and Ernie Wilkins
(1-8) This One's For Basie
Pete Candoli, Harry "Sweets" Edison, Conrad Gozzo (tp); Frank Rosolino (tb)
Bob Enevoldsen (v-tb), Bob Cooper (ts), Buddy Collette (bs), Jimmy Rowles (p)
Bill Pittman (g), Joe Mondragon (b) & Buddy Rich (d).
Arrangements by Marty Paich.
Recorded in Los Angeles, August 24 (3-4, 7-8) & 25 (1-2, 5-6), 1956.
Emmett Berry, Harry "Sweets" Edison, Joe Ferrante, Stan Fishelson, Jimmy Nottingham (tp)
Eddie Bert, Jimmy Cleveland, Billy Byers, Willie Dennis (tb); Earl Warren, Phil Woods (as)
Al Cohn, Benny Golson (ts), Steve Perlow (bs), John Bunch (p), Sam Herman (g),
Phil Leshin (b) & Buddy Rich (d).
Recorded in New York, Apri 9 & 10, 1959
lArrangements by Ernie Wilkins.
01. Blue And Sentimental
02. Down For Double
03. Jump For Me
04. Blues For Basie
05. Jumping At The Woodside
06. Ain't It The Truth
07. Shorty George
08. 9:20 Special
11. Sweet Tooth
12. Clap Hands, Here Comes Charlie
13. Yardbird Suite
15. I Want A Little Girl
16. From The Sticks
17. Song Of The Islands.
Total Time: 75:48 mins.