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And His Band of Renown: Les Brown`s in Town (518)

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And His Band of Renown: Les Brown`s in Town

Les Brown

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And His Band of Renown: Les Brown`s in Town

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INCLUDES THE TWO LES BROWN ALBUMS TITLED LES BROWN'S IN TOWN ! 
IN THEIR ENTIRETY!!


BOTH LPS APPEAR HERE ON CD FOR THE FIRST TIME EVER!!!

The Les Brown orchestra was famous for travelling wherever there was a dancehall. It was usually received with the phrase: "Les Brown's in town!" This release contains the two complete albums bearing that phrase as its title (although not a single song or arrangement is duplicated) for the first time ever on CD. The first Les Brown's in Town! was recorded in 1956, while the second was taped in 1964.

LES BROWN AND HIS BAND OF RENOWN

(1-11): Les Brown’s in Town! (1956):
Hollywood, February-October 1956.
Arrangements by Les Brown, Skip Martin, Frank Comstock & Wes Hensel.

(12-27) Les Brown’s in Town! (1964):
New York, September 29, 1964.
Arrangements by Glenn Osser.

Featuring
Don Fagerquist, Wes Hensel, Bob Styles, Ray Sims, Billy Usselton, Ralph LaPolla
Abe Aaron, Tony Newsome, Butch Stone, Buddy Clark & Don Bagley.


TRACKS:

01. Just You, Just Me
02. Harlem Nocturne
03. Checkin' In
04. Moonlight in Vermont
05. The Continental
06. Spanish Monster
07. Meanwhile Back on the Bus
08. Ridin' High
09. Nina Never Knew
10. On a Little Street in Singapore
11. The Piccolino
12. Swamp Fire
13. Bluesette
14. Pigalle
15. Goodbye
16. Under Paris Skies
17. Love Theme from "La Strada",
18. One Note Samba
19. Piccolo Pete
20. Domino
21. Stage Band Boogie
22. P.S. I Love You
23. Matilda, Ma-tilda
24. Till Then
25. G'won Train,
26. Summertime in Venice
27. Rigamarole.