Reference: DRCD 11253
Bar code: 8436006492532
As well as the terrific album "Wailers" (Norgran, 1956), which appears here on CD for the first time ever, there is also a rare session taken from a TV show, which also appears here for the first time on CD. It showcases DeFranco backed by a truly amazing all star group...
01. Cheek to Cheek
02. Let's Call the Whole Thing Off
03. Moonlight on the Ganges
04. Angel Eyes
05. A Fine Romance
07. How Long Has This Been Going On?
08. I Won't Dance
09. Sweet's Blues
10. Fascinating Rhythm
11. I Loves You Porgy
12. Now's the Time
Buddy DeFranco (cl), Harry "Sweets" Edison (tp), Jimmy Rowles (p), Barney Kessel (g), Bob Stone (b), Bobby White (d).
Recorded in Los Angeles, May 21, 1956.
#10-12: Bonus Tracks: Buddy DeFranco (cl), Sonny Clark (p), Tal Farlow (g), Gene Wright (b) & Bobby White (d).
Recorded live in Los Angeles, April 7, 1957 for the label Calliope Records.