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The Jazz Legends Series - LESTER YOUNG

The Jazz Legends Series - LESTER YOUNG
£12.99
CD / Product Number: FABCD358

A 24 track collection showcasing one of the great tenor sax stylists. this CD covers the first decade of Lester Young's recording career including examples of his work with Count Basie, Teddy Wilson and Billie holiday as well as his own groups.

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1. Shoe Shine Boy - Jones-Smith Incorporated (Nov. 9 1936)
2. This Year's Kisses - Teddy Wilson and His Orchestra (Jan. 25 1937)
3. Me, Myself And I - Billie Holiday and Her Orchestra (June 15 1937)
4. When You're Smiling - Teddy Wilson and His Orchestra (Jan. 6 1938)
5. Dickie's Dream - Count Basie's Kansas City Seven (Sept. 5 1939)
6. The Very Thought Of You - Billie Holiday and Her Orchestra (Sept. 15 1938)
7. I Want A Little Girl - Kansas City Six With Lester Young (Sept. 27 1938)
8. Taxi War Dance - Count Basie and His Orchestra (March 19 1939)
9. Clap Hands, Here Comes Charlie - Count Basie and His Orchestra (Aug. 4 1939)
10. Lester Leaps In - Count Basie's Kansas City Seven (Sept. 5 1939)
11. Tickle-Toe - Count Basie and His Orchestra (March 19 1940)
12. I Can't Get Started - Lester Young/Nat King Cole Trio (July 15 1942)
13. Linger Awhile - Dicky Wells and His Orchestra (Dec. 21 1943)
14. Just You, Just Me - Lester Young Quartet (Dec. 28 1943)
15. Sometimes I'm Happy - Lester Young Quartet (Dec. 28 1943)
16. After Theatre Jump - Kansas City Seven (March 22 1944)
17. Three Little Words - Kansas City Six (March 28 1944)
18. Ghost Of A Chance - Lester Young Quintet (May 1 1944)
19. Indiana - Lester Young Quintet (May 1 1944)
20. D.B. Blues - Lester Young and His Band (C. Dec. 20 1945)
21. These Foolish Things - Lester Young and His Band (C. Dec. 20 1945)
22. Jammin With Lester - Lester Young and His Band (C. Jan. 18 1946)
23. Lester's Bebop Boogie - Lester Young and His Band (C. Aug. 1946)
24. Just Coolin' - Lester Young and His Band (Apr. 2 1947)