Live at 'The Strollers'

Chico Hamilton

Live at 'The Strollers'

Fresh Sound Jazz City Series

Personnel:
Chico Hamilton (d), Buddy Collette (fl, cl, as, ts), Fred Katz (cello), Jim Hall (g), Carson Smith (d)

Reference: FSRCD 2245

Bar code: 8427328622455

These 1955 performances by the original Chico Hamilton Quintet were recorded live during their first and successful engagement at Harry Rubins Strollers, a nightclub in Long Beach, California. Listening to them, we can appreciate the high spirit of the group in its formative period, exploring and developing new sounds through the free interplay of its five talented members. The quintet soon acquired a local following, which grew rapidly when radio station KFOX through Sleepy Steins popular jazz programbegan a series of live broadcasts from the club. The gig at The Strollers was due to last for two weeks, but stretched into eight months, giving the Quintet a residency which allowed them to settle in and grow.


Tracklisting:
01. I Want To Be Happy 2:18
02. Spectacular 5:19
03. Free Form 5:06
04. Walking Carson Blues 6:16
05. Buddy Boo 5:21
06. Caravan 6:09
07. Tea For Two 5:39
08. Fast Flute 6:04
09. Change It 2:42
10. Cute Little Deal 3:01
11. A Mood 3:58
12. This Is Your Day 3:58
13. Ill Keep Loving You 2:20
14. Crazy Rhythm 4:17
15. Stella By Starlight 2:46

Total time: 65:09 min.

Personnel:
Chico Hamilton (drums), Buddy Collette (flute, clarinet, alto & tenor sax), Fred Katz (cello), Jim Hall (guitar), Carson Smith (drums).
Recorded live at The Strollers Club, Long Beach, California, 1955

Recordings originally produced by Dick Bock
Sound engineer: Phil Turetsky

Produced for CD release by Jordi Pujol
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$10.94  (tax incl.)

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