|Continuing our Norman Granz Jazz In Montreux series is a 1977 concert by the Count Basie Big Band. Basie was quite simply the greatest bandleader in the history of jazz, as well as one of the most consistent sellers in this genre.Track Listing:1) The Heat s On2) Freckle Face3) Splanky4) The More I See You5) A Night In Tunisia6) Bag Of Dreams7) Things Ain t What They Used To Be8) I Needs To Be Bee d With9) Li l Darlin10) Fantail11) Jumpin At The Woodside12) One O Clock JumpFormat: DVD MOVIE|
Editor's NoteThe 1977 Montreux Jazz Festival is the setting for this set that features Count Basie and his band jamming on numbers like "These Foolish Things" and the incendiary "Jumpin' at the Woodside," with jazz legends like trumpeter Roy Eldridge and saxophonists Benny Carter and Zoot Sims.
Cast & Crew
|Count Basie Orchestra - Music Performer(s)|