Some of the music on this set is a bit hysterical (including a tenor battle by Arnett Cobb and Herbie Fields) and of course "Flying Home. Dizzy Gillespie makes a memorable guest appearance on "Red Cross" and Dinah Washington sings a fine version of her first hit, "Evil Gal Blues.
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Lionel Hampton Format: Vinyl. I've had this cd for a couple of months now and I listen to it almost everyday and it was the first Live album I got of his and I must say he gives a great concert. So if u are in the mood for high engery jazz then this cd is for you.
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Lionel Hampton: The accomplished bandleader, vibraphonist, drummer, pianist and singer . It was his second award. In 1987, he had earned The Roy Wilkins Memorial Award from the NAACP, named in honour of the prominent civil rights activist (below). Lionel Hampton Verve Records. His amazing concert at Carnegie Hall featured some of the greatest bandleaders of the age, including Lionel Hampton and Count Basie. Swing, Swing, Swing: A History Of Big Band Jazz uDiscover.
His concert at Carnegie Hall in New York City on January 16, 1938 is described by critic Bruce Eder as "the single most important jazz or popular music concert in history: jazz's 'coming out' party to the world of 'respectable' music. Goodman's bands started the careers of many jazz musicians. The Carnegie Hall Concerts: December 1947. Carnegie Hall Concert (Dizzy Gillespie album), a 1961 album by Dizzy Gillespie. The Famous 1938 Carnegie Hall Jazz Concert, a 1950 release of a 1938 recording by Benny Goodman. The Carnegie Hall Concert (Keith Jarrett album), a 2006 live solo piano album by American pianist Keith Jarrett. Carnegie Hall Concert: June 18, 1971, a live concert recording of Carole King, released in 1996.
Carnegie Hall Jazz Concert. Live album by. Benny Goodman. 1950 November 2, 1999 (Reissue). Applause as Lionel Hampton enters". "The album made from the recovered acetates became one of the first 33 1/3 LPs to sell over a million copies. "The eventual discovery of the aluminum studio master recordings led to high-quality CD reissues in 1998, 2002 and 2006 of the legendary Carnegie Hall Jazz Concert. a b George Avakian Dies at 98, Jazz Times. Benny Goodman albums. Grammy Hall of Fame Award recipients. 1938 in American music. 1938 in New York City. Columbia Records live albums. Legacy Recordings live albums. Albums recorded at Carnegie Hall. Albums produced by George Avakian.
All American Award Concert. recorded April 15, 1945 at Carnegie Hall. Decca DL-8088 (12" LP). 1947. second volume of the previous set; with Charlie Shavers, Willie Smith, Corky Corcoran, Milt Buckner, Slam Stewart, Jackie Mills, Lee Young. GNP Crescendo GNP-15 (12" LP)/various Vogue 78s/London Records (1972 transfer). Compilations of note.