Gianni Basso

Basso Valdambrini Quintet/Sextet + 4 Bonus Tracks (870243)

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1960

Basso Valdambrini Quintet/Sextet + 4 Bonus Tracks

Gianni Basso

Phono Records

8436539313472

PHN 146912

870243

JAZZ

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Basso Valdambrini Quintet/Sextet + 4 Bonus Tracks

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CD 5,37 €

4 ORIGINAL ALBUMS ON 2 CD

INCLUDES 4 BONUS TRACKS

20-PAGE BOOKLET

This release presents three of their Quintet/Sextet albums (the formation changes within the same LPs): Walking in the Night (RCA Victor PML 10089), The Best Modern Jazz in Italy 1962 (RCA Victor PML 10326), and Basso-Valdambrini Quintet Plus Dino Piana (Stella Records LPS 6095). As a bonus, the complete octet album New Sound from Italy (Verve MG VS 6152), featuring the great Swedish baritone sax player Lars Gullin, as well as four extra quintet sides from the same period.

PERSONNEL:

  • GIANNI BASSO, tenor sax
  • OSCAR VALDAMBRINI, trumpet
  • On all tracks, plus:
  • CD1 [1-12]: WALKING IN THE NIGHT
  • Renato Sellani (p), Giorgio Azzolini (b), Gianni Cazzola (d).
  • Rome, Italy, May 25 (tracks 1-4) & June 1 (tracks 5-12), 1960.
  • CD1 [13-19]: Basso-Valdambrini: THE BEST MODERN JAZZ IN ITALY 1962
  • Dino Piana (tb), Renato Sellani (p), Giorgio Azzolini (b), Lionello Bionda (d).
  • Milan, Italy, c. 1962.
  • CD2 [1-10]: BASSO-VALDAMBRINI QUINTET PLUS DINO PIANA
  • Dino Piana (tb on 4, 7 & 9 only), Renato Sellani (p), Giorgio Azzolini (b), Gianni Cazzola (d).
  • Milan, Italy, April 29, May 2 & 10, 1960.
  • (**) BONUS ALBUM CD2 [11-18]: NEW SOUND FROM ITALY
  • The Basso-Valdambrini Octet: Oscar Valdambrini (tp), Gianni Basso (ts), Lars Gullin (bar on 11-15 & 17), Glauco Masetti (as on 11 & 13), Attilio Donadio (as on 12 & 14-18; bar on 16 & 18), Mario Pezzotta (tb), Renato Sellani (p), Franco Cerri (b), Jimmy Pratt (d).
  • Milan, Italy, November / December, 1959.
  • (*) BONUS TRACKS CD2 [19-22]:
  • Oscar Valdambrini (tp), Gianni Basso (ts), Renato Sellani (p), Giorgio Azzolini (b), Gianni Cazzola (d).
  • Milan, Italy, June 9-10, 1959.

TRACKS:

  • CD ONE:
  • 01. LOTAR
  • 02. BLUES FOR GERRY
  • 03. TIME WAS
  • 04. BASHFULLY
  • 05. ESTROVERSO
  • 06. TEA TIME
  • 07. MITIGATI
  • 08. SOFTLY
  • 09. WALKING IN THE NIGHT
  • 10. RENEE
  • 11. DIALOGO
  • 12. RICORDANDO LESTER
  • 13. DR. JACKLE
  • 14. COLTRANE STYLE
  • 15. IN YOUR OWN SWEET WAY
  • 16. MONOTONIA
  • 17. JUBILATION
  • 18. VINNIE’S COMPONENTS
  • 19. ARE YOU REAL?
  • CD TWO:
  • 01. CRAZY RHYTHM
  • 02. BUT NOT FOR ME
  • 03. GUESS WHO?
  • 04. POLKA DOTS AND MOONBEAMS
  • 05. CIAU TURIN
  • 06. IL GRIMMO
  • 07. TOPSY
  • 08. I SHOULD CARE
  • 09. LUCY ED IO
  • 10. AUTUMN LEAVES
  • 11. INDIANA (**)
  • 12. FASCINATIN’ RHYTHM (**)
  • 13. BLUES FOR GASSMAN (**)
  • 14. FATA MORGANA (**)
  • 15. HOW ABOUT YOU? (**)
  • 16. THERE WILL NEVER BE ANOTHER YOU(**)
  • 17. PETER OF APRIL (**)
  • 18. HOW DEEP IS THE OCEAN? (**)
  • 19. LOTAR [alternative version] (*)
  • 20. LOVER MAN (*)
  • 21. I CAN’T GET STARTED (*)
  • 22. LIKE SOMEONE IN LOVE (*)