Septet & Octet
  • Blue Note 10" LP 5036 Blue Note 10" LP 5036
  • Vanguard 10" LP VRS-8010 Vanguard 10" LP VRS-8010
  • Bethlehem 12" LP BCP-14 Bethlehem 12" LP BCP-14
  • Urbie Green Urbie Green

Urbie Green

Septet & Octet

Fresh Sound Records

Personnel:
Urbie Green (tb), Doug Mettome, Ruby Braff (tp), Med Flory (as), John Murtaugh, Al Cohn (ts), Frank Wess (ts, fl), Sam Staff (bs), Jimmy Lyon, Sir Charles Thompson (p), Freddie Green (g), Aaron Bell, Oscar Pettiford (b), Bobby Donaldson, Osie Johnson (d)

Reference: FSRCD 451

Bar code: 8427328604512

Like Bill Harris, who rose from an earlier Herman herd to international, poll-winning acclaim, Urbie Green was destined for great heights in the jazz firmament. On these early recordings Urbie shows every indication that he was well on his way up the musical stairway to stardom.


Tracklisting:
01. Incubator 4:45
02. Skylark 3:21
03. La Salle 3:26
04. Dansero 3:18
05. Stairway To The Stars 3:00
06. Johnbo Mambo 5:08
07. Lullaby Of Birdland 6:28
08. Old Time Modern 5:56
09. Meds Tune 5:50
10. I Got It Bad And That Aint Good 5:58
11. Sassafras 3:56
12. On Green Dolphin Street 3:32
13. How About You? 2:47
14. Mutation 3:09
15. Undulation (Melody In Bb) 2:18
16. Three Little Words 4:01
17. Sneaky Pete 3:53
18. When Your Lover Has Gone 3:24
19. Just One Of Those Things 4:18

Sources:
Tracks #1-6, from the Blue Note 10" album 5036 "Urbie Green Septet"
Tracks #7-10, from the Vanguard 10" album VRS-8010 "Urbie Green & His Band"
Tracks #11-19, from the Bethlehem 12" album BCP-14 "Urbie"

Personnel:

#1-6: Doug Mettome, trumpet and baritone horn; Urbie Green, trombone; John Murtaugh, tenor sax; Sam Staff, baritone sax; Jimmy Lyon, piano; Dante Martucci, bass; Jimmy Campbell, drums. Hackensack, N.J. December 27, 1953

#7-10: Ruby Braff, trumpet; Urbie Green, trombone; Med Flory, alto sax; Frank Wess, flute & tenor sax; Sir Charles Thompson, piano; Freddie Greene, guitar; Aaron Bell, bass; Bobby Donaldson, drums. New York City, August 17, 1954

#11-13: Doug Mettome, trumpet & mellophone; Urbie Green, trombone; Al Cohn, clarinet & tenor sax; Danny Bank, flute & baritone sax; Jimmy Lyon, piano & celeste; Oscar Pettiford, bass; Jimmy Campbell, drums. New York City, January 15, 1955

#14-19: Doug Mettome, trumpet; Urbie Green, trombone; Al Cohn, tenor sax & bass clarinet; Danny Bank, flute, clarinet & baritone sax; Jimmy Lyon, piano; Oscar Pettiford, bass; Osie Johnson, drums. New York City, January 19, 1955

Cover photo: Burt Goldblatt

Produced for CD release by Jordi Pujol

_______________________________________________________________________________

Price:

$10.94  (tax incl.)

Add to wishlist

Added to your wishlist.

You can manage your wishlist here.

You're not signed in

You must sign in to manage your wishlist.
Sign in
Delivery information:
Delivery in 7-10 days
Shipping rates Terms and conditions
Payment methods:
Share:

Customer reviews

No customer reviews for the moment.

Write a review

Septet & Octet
Rate this product:

Thanks for sharing your thoughts.

Your comment has been added and will be available once approved by a moderator.