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88 Basie Street

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All Music Guide - Scott Yanow
One of Basie's final albums, the very appealing title cut seems to sum up his career, a lightly swinging groove with a strong melody. Two small-group performances with guest Joe Pass on guitar and the tenor of Kenny Hing add variety to a particularly strong set.
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Scott Yanow
One of Basie's final albums, the very appealing title cut seems to sum up his career, a lightly swinging groove with a strong melody. Two small-group performances with guest Joe Pass on guitar and the tenor of Kenny Hing add variety to a particularly strong set.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 4/30/1994
  • Label: Ojc
  • UPC: 025218680820
  • Catalog Number: 808
  • Sales rank: 182,316

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Bluesville - Count Basie Orchestra (6:53)
  2. 2 88 Basie Street - Count Basie Orchestra (4:50)
  3. 3 Contractor's Blues - Count Basie Orchestra (7:53)
  4. 4 The Blues Machine - Count Basie Orchestra (6:33)
  5. 5 Katy - Count Basie Orchestra (2:35)
  6. 6 Sunday at the Savoy - Count Basie Orchestra (12:32)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Count Basie Primary Artist, Piano, Track Performer
Sammy Nestico Conductor
Danny Turner Alto Saxophone, Flute, Saxophone
Chris Woods Alto Saxophone, Flute
Chris Woods Alto Saxophone, Flute
John Williams Baritone Saxophone
John Williams Baritone Saxophone
Cleveland Eaton Bass
Dennis Mackrel Drums
Sonny Cohn Flugelhorn, Trumpet
Bob Summers Flugelhorn, Trumpet
Frank Szabo Flugelhorn, Trumpet
Eric Dixon Flute, Tenor Saxophone
Eric Schneider Flute, Tenor Saxophone
Joe Pass Guitar
Kenny Hing Tenor Saxophone
Count Basie Orchestra Track Performer
Bill Hughes Trombone
Grover Mitchell Trombone
Dennis Wilson Trombone
Booty Wood Trombone
Dale Carley Trumpet
Jim Crawford Trumpet
Technical Credits
Sammy Nestico Arranger
Phil Carroll Art Direction
Phil Carroll Art Direction
John Williams [double bass] Contributor
Allen Sides Engineer
Norman Granz Producer
Phil DeLancie Remixing
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