Maynard Ferguson

Plays Bill Holman's Arrangements: I Have But Two Horns (2 CD Set)

Fresh Sound Jazz City Series

Personnel:
Maynard Ferguson, Conte Candoli, Milt Bernhart, Georgie Auld, Bob Gordon, Herb Geller, Bd Shank, Lorraine Geller, Red Mitchell, Max Bennett, Ray Brown, Shelly Manne

Reference: FSRCD 2209_2

Bar code: 8427328622097

Until the early 50s, Maynard Ferguson's fantastic technique was often said to obscure every other aspect of his work. With the tracks at hand, he revealed himself as a fine all-round musician, band leader and brilliant soloist, both in trumpet and valve trombone. Bill Homanwhose works can be considered as some of the most representative of the West Coast school of jazzonce said, "I've always tried to write things that sound like jazz, not like Bach revisited." Thanks to his arrangements and to the exceptional musicians who perform them, Ferguson expresses himself in a way he had never previously found possible.

Tracklisting:

CD1
1. Finger Snappin 3:51
2. Autumn Leaves 3:15
3. What Was Her Name? 5:03
4. My New Flame 4:04
5. 20, Rue de Madrid 5:05
6. Inter-Space 3:34
7. Super-G 7:29
8. Yeah 6:52
9. I Have But Two Horns 3:41
10. Breakfast Dance 3:59
11. Slow Stroll 2:41
12. Wonder Why 3:28
13. Egad, Martha 3:50

CD2
1. The Roamin Showman 3:34
2. Open Sesame 3:10
3. Cest La Blues 3:57
4. Wildman 3:14
5. Dancing Nitely 3:45
6. Aint Life Grand? 3:13
7. Idyll 3:19
8. Well, Hardly Ever 3:29
9. Dreamboat 2:50
10. Never You Mind 3:27
11. Mrs. Pitlack Regrets 3:11
12. Pork Pie 3:26

Personnel and Dates

CD1 - Maynard Ferguson and His Octet

#1-6: Maynard Ferguson (tp, vtb), Conte Candoli (tp), Milt Bernhart (tb), Herb Geller (as), Georgie Auld (ts), Bob Gordon (bs), Ian Bernard (p), Max Bennett (b), Sid Bulkin (d). Recorded in Hollywood, April 25, 1955.

#6 & 9: Same personnel but Red Callender replaces Max Bennett (b) and Shelly Manne replaces Sid Bulkin (d). Recorded in Hollywood, April 27, 1955.

#10-13: Maynard Ferguson (tp, vtb), Conte Candoli (tp), Milt Bernhart (tb), Herb Geller (as), Nino Tempo (ts), Bob Gordon (bs), Lorraine Geller (p), Red Mitchell (b), Gary Frommer (d). Recorded in Hollywood, August 26, 1955.

CD2 - Maynard Ferguson and His Orchestra

#1-4: Maynard Ferguson (tp, vtb), Buddy Childers, Ray Linn (tp), Milt Bernhart, Bob Burgess (tb), Herb Geller (as), Georgie Auld, Bill Holman(ts), Bud Shank (bs), Lorraine Geller (p), Ray Brown (b), Gary Frommer (d). Recorded in Hollywood, November 7, 1955.

#5-8: Same personnel but Alvin Stoller replaces Gary Frommer (d). Recorded in Hollywood, November 10, 1955.

#5-8: Same personnel but Buddy Clark replaces Ray Brown (b). Recorded in Hollywood, May 12, 1956.

Price:

$15.80  (tax incl.)

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