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Sloo Foot - Count Basie & His Orchestra* - Basie Plays Hefti (Vinyl, LP, Album)

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  1. With albums such as The Atomic Mr. Basie (), April in Paris () and Basie Plays Hefti (), the new Count Basie Orchestra sound became identifiable. The sound of the band was now that of a tight ensemble: heavier and more full bodied, contrasting with .
  2. "The Count Basie Orchestra was in top form for this set of Neal Hefti arrangements. Hefti had been one of the main architects of the new Basie sound of the '50s and on this memorable date he utilizes the flute of Frank Wess prominently. "Cute" (heard here in its initial recording) became a standard." Scott Yanow .
  3. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Vinyl release of Basie Plays Hefti on Discogs. Label: EMUS - ES • Format: Vinyl LP, Album, Reissue, Stereo • /5(12).
  4. Apr 25,  · Sloo-Foot - Kindle edition by Count Basie, Neal Hefti. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading queranicliposkeworkklanoluncepigs.coinfo: Count Basie, Neal Hefti.
  5. Jul 02,  · I also have "Basie Plays Hefti" on Mofi LP - if you could score a copy of that, you would be a happy camper. The "First Time" SACD, with the Basie & Ellington bands I reckon is a must have. I don't have the SACD, but I have a Japanese MasterSound version (very nice) as well as the bit version with lots of extra tracks.
  6. Stripped-down Count Basie from the start of the 60s – a great little set that has the Count working with some of the best players from his larger group, in a session of even more intimate small combo material! The sounds here echo the Basie groove of the earlier years, but the overall presentation is a fair bit more modern – nicely syncopated with that sense of space discovered by Basie in.
  7. The Basie-Hefti collaboration reached its peak in the Roulette albums, The Atomic Mr. Basie and Basie Plays Hefti, with the band a precise yet vigorously expressive unit operating impressively on Heftis originals, replete with soloists who could speak with more authority than many of their big band .
  8. The Basie-Hefti collaboration reached its peak in the Roulette albums, The Atomic Mr. Basie and Basie Plays Hefti, with the band a precise yet vigorously expressive unit operating impressively on Hefti s originals, replete with soloists who could speak with more authority than many of their big band 5/5(7).

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