The Duke Ellington and Count Basie Songbooks

The Duke Ellington and Count Basie Songbooks

by Mel TorméMel Tormé
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Recorded with the Johnny Mandel Orchestra at sessions in Los Angeles, it includes one half Duke Ellington and one half Count Basie plus Leroy Carr's "In the Evening (When the Sun Goes Down)." With all these things going for it, how can Tormé do wrong?

Product Details

Release Date: 10/25/1990
Label: Polygram Records
UPC: 0042282324825
catalogNumber: 823248

Album Credits

Performance Credits

Mel Tormé   Primary Artist,Drums,Vocals
Mel Lewis   Drums
Shelly Manne   Drums
Bill Perkins   Baritone Saxophone,Tenor Saxophone
Jimmy Rowles   Piano
Stu Williamson   Valve Trombone
Teddy Edwards   Tenor Saxophone
Hendrickson   Guitar
Jack Sheldon   Trumpet
Joe Maini   Alto Saxophone
Johnny Mandel   Conductor
Joe Mondragon   Bass
Frank Rosolino   Trombone

Technical Credits

Count Basie   Composer
Mercer Ellington   Composer
Jimmy Rushing   Composer
Russell Garcia   Producer
Eddie Durham   Composer
Gary Giddins   Liner Notes
Johnny Mandel   Arranger
Richard Seidel   Reissue Producer
Val Valentin   Engineer

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