Tuesday, October 02, 2007

Maynard Ferguson - The Birdland Dream Band (1956)



Tracks: 1-9, 18
Trumpets: Maynard Ferguson, Al De Risi, Nick Travis, Joe Ferrante,
Trombones: Jimmy Cleveland, Sonny Russo, Eddie Bert
Saxophones: Herb Geller(alto), Budd Johnson(tenor), Ernie Wilkins(bari), Al Cohn(tenor)
Rhythm: Hank Jones (piano), Milt Hinton (bass), Jimmy Campbell (drums)

Tracks 10-17:
Trumpets: Maynard Ferguson, Al De Risi, Nick Travis, Joe Ferrante, Nick Travis, Jimmy Nottingham, Ernie Royal, Al Stewart
Trombones: Jimmy Cleveland, Sonny Russo
Saxophones: Herb Geller( alto), Budd Johnson (tenor), Frank Socolow (tenor), Ernie Wilkins (bari), Al Cohn (tenor)
Rhythm: Hank Jones (piano), Arnold Fishkin (bass), Don Lamond( drums)

1. Lady Bug
2. Still Water Stomp
3. Blue Birdland
4. Great Guns
5. Button Nose
6. Maynard The Fox
7. Somebody Wants Me Down There
8. More West
9. The Wailing Boat
10. Mogo
11. Early Hours
12. Geller's Cellar
13. Say It With Trumpets
14. You Said It
15. Everybody Moan
16. Sleep Softly
17. Cervezita
18. Little Girl Kimbi

3 comments:

six-by-six said...

The Birdland Dream Band

Baron Von Bartold said...

Thanks 6by6 ... I'm not a MF follower ... this one I enjoyed.

Baron VB
Thanks too for the chance to hear these albums.

emailsyucky said...

Thanks for the great tunes!