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  • Performer: Count Basie And His Orchestra
  • Title: April In Paris
  • Genre: Jazz
  • Country: US
  • Formats: APE MP3 DTS FLAC MP4 VQF ADX
  • Released: 2005
  • Style: Big Band, Swing
  • MP3 album: 1125 mb
  • FLAC album: 1147 mb
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Count Basie And His Orchestra - April In Paris download album

Complete your Count Basie Orchestra collection. Count Basie And His Orchestra. April In Paris ‎(LP, Album, Mono).

April in Paris is an album by pianist/bandleader Count Basie and His Orchestra, his first released on the Verve label, recorded in 1955 and 1956.

April in Paris represents the reassembly of the original Count Basie orchestra that define swing in the 1930s and 1940s. The title track has come to define elegance in orchestral jazz. Though only ten tracks in its original release, seven alternate takes have now been incorporated into Verve's re-release of the original session tapes. Other key tracks include "Corner Pocket" and "Magic," both of which are also featured in the alternate takes

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Count Basie And His Orchestra. Released on April 19, 2007 by Verve. Main artist: The Count Basie Orchestra. Recorded in 1955 and 1956, April in Paris proved Count Basie's ability to grow through modern jazz changes while keeping the traditional jazz orchestra vital and alive. Christopher Fielder. 1 disk - 17 tracks - Total length: 01:07:19.

Tracklist Hide Credits

1 April In Paris
Arranged By – Wild Bill DavisComposed By – E.Y. Harburg, Vernon Duke
3:47
2 Corner Pocket
Composed By, Arranged By – Freddie Green
5:15
3 Didn't You?
Composed By, Arranged By – Frank Foster
4:43
4 Sweetie Cakes
Composed By, Arranged By – Ernie Wilkins
3:58
5 Magic
Composed By, Arranged By – Frank Wess
3:06
6 Shiny Stockings
Composed By, Arranged By – Frank Foster
5:14
7 What Am I Here For?
Arranged By – Frank FosterComposed By – Duke Ellington
3:19
8 Midgets
Composed By, Arranged By – Joe Newman
3:13
9 Mambo Inn
Arranged By – Frank FosterComposed By – Bobby Woodlen, Edgar Sampson, Mario Bauzá
3:23
10 Dinner With Friends
Composed By, Arranged By – Neal Hefti
3:05
11 April In Paris [2nd Take]
Arranged By – Wild Bill DavisComposed By – E.Y. Harburg, Vernon Duke
3:45
12 Corner Pocket [2nd Take]
Composed By, Arranged By – Freddie Green
4:59
13 Didn't You? [3rd Take]
Composed By, Arranged By – Frank Foster
4:50
14 Magic [1st Take]
Composed By, Arranged By – Frank Wess
3:42
15 Magic [2nd Take]
Composed By, Arranged By – Frank Wess
3:50
16 What Am I Here For? [1st Take]
Arranged By – Frank FosterComposed By – Duke Ellington
4:06
17 Midgets [4th Take]
Composed By, Arranged By – Joe Newman
3:11

Companies, etc.

  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – The Verve Music Group
  • Copyright (c) – The Verve Music Group
  • Manufactured By – EDC, Germany – 51641692
  • Recorded At – Fine Sound

Credits

  • Alto Saxophone – Bill Graham (tracks: 1 to 7, 10 to 16)
  • Baritone Saxophone – Charlie Fowlkes (tracks: 1 to 7, 10 to 16)
  • Bass – Eddie Jones
  • Clarinet, Alto Saxophone – Marshal Royal* (tracks: 1 to 7, 10 to 16)
  • Drums – Sonny Payne
  • Flute, Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone – Frank Wess
  • Guitar – Freddie Green
  • Liner Notes [Reissue] – Chris Albertson
  • Percussion – Jose Mangual (tracks: 9), Ubaldo Nieto (tracks: 9)
  • Photography By [Cover Photograph By] – Herman Leonard
  • Piano – Count Basie
  • Producer [Original Recordings Produced By] – Norman Granz
  • Tenor Saxophone, Clarinet – Frank Foster (tracks: 1 to 7, 10 to 16)
  • Trombone – Benny Powell (tracks: 1 to 7, 10 to 16), Bill Hughes (tracks: 1 to 7, 10 to 16), Henry Coker (tracks: 1 to 7, 10 to 16)
  • Trumpet – Joe Newman, Reunald Jones (tracks: 1 to 7, 10 to 16), Thad Jones (tracks: 1 to 7, 10 to 16), Wendell Culley (tracks: 1 to 7, 10 to 16)

Notes

Tracks 1-4 and 11-13 recorded July 26, 1955 at Fine Sound, New York City
Tracks 5-8 and 14-17 recorded January 4, 1956 at Fine Sound, New York City
Tracks 9 and 10 recorded January 5, 1956 at Fine Sound, New York City
Tracks 1-10 original LP issue: April in Paris Verve MGV 8012
Tracks 11-17 are previously unissued takes

(P)1997 The Verve Music Group (C)2005 The Verve Music Group, a Division of UMG Recordings, Inc.

Made in EU
On underside of disc: Made in Germany by EDC

Disc face replicates original LP label, complete with "Microgroove Long Playing", original LP catalogue number MG V-8012, "Clef Series" and long-defunct company "Verve Records, Inc".

This disc has same tracks as the 1997 issue April In Paris in the Verve Master Edition series, but an alternate (less fancy) 3-page foldout digipak.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Rights Society: BIEM
  • Rights Society: SABAM
  • Barcode (Written): 6 02498 84018 4
  • Label Code: LC 00383
  • Mastering SID Code: IFPI LV27
  • Mould SID Code: IFPI 0127
  • Matrix / Runout: 06024 988 401-8 02 + 51641692

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
MG V-8012 Count Basie Orchestra April In Paris ‎(LP, Mono) Verve Records MG V-8012 US 1957
23MJ 3233 Count Basie And His Orchestra* April In Paris ‎(LP, Album, Mono, RE) Verve Records 23MJ 3233 Japan 1983
MGV-8012 Count Basie Orchestra April In Paris ‎(LP, Album, Mono) Verve Records MGV-8012 US 1957
131533 Count Basie And His Orchestra* April In Paris ‎(CD, Album, RE) Phoenix Records 131533 Europe 2011
314 521 402-2 Count Basie And His Orchestra* April In Paris ‎(CD, Album) Verve Records 314 521 402-2 US 1997




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