Benny Carter

Jazz Giant (70th Anniversary Series) (888072240957)

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Jazz Giant (70th Anniversary Series)

Benny Carter



LPS 167415




LP 33,04 €

Contemporary Records ACOUSTIC SOUND Series

180g Vinyl LP Reissue

All-Analog Mastered from the Original Tapes

Released as part of the Acoustic Sounds Series celebrating 70 years of Contemporary Records, Saxophonist Benny Carter’s Jazz Giant album features performances by André Previn, Shelly Manne, Barney Kessel and Ben Webster amongst others. First released in 1958 and recorded by legendary engineer Roy DuNann, this new edition features remastered audio from the original tapes.


  • Frank Rosolino - (trombone)
  • Ben Webster - (tenor sax)
  • Benny Carter - (alto sax, trumpet)
  • André Previn, Jimmy Rowles - (piano)
  • Barney Kessel - (guitar)
  • Leroy Vinnegar - (bass)
  • Shelly Manne - (drums)


  • SIDE A
  • A1. Old Fashioned Love
  • A2. I'm Coming Virginia
  • A3. A Walkin' Thing
  • SIDE B
  • B1. Blue Lou
  • B2. Ain't She Sweet
  • B3. How Can You Lose
  • B4. Blues My Naughty Sweetie Gives To Me