Begin the Beguine [Acrobat]

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Product Details

  • Release Date: 5/12/2004
  • Label: Acrobat
  • UPC: 824046519926
  • Catalog Number: 199
  • Sales rank: 18,878

Album Credits

Performance Credits
Artie Shaw Primary Artist, Clarinet
Buddy Rich Drums
Billy Butterfield Trumpet
Johnny Guarnieri Piano
Jack Jenney Trombone
Tony Pastor Tenor Saxophone
George Wettling Drums
George Arus Trombone
Georgie Auld Tenor Saxophone
Al Avola Guitar
Bus Bassey Alto Saxophone
Billie Holiday Vocals
Claude Bowen Trumpet
Russell Brown Trombone
Vernon Brown Trombone
Les Burness Piano
Keith Collins Viola
Nick Fatool Drums
Harry Geller Trumpet
Al Hendrickson Electric Guitar
Les Jenkins Trombone
Jerry Jerome Tenor Saxophone
Bob Kitsis Piano
George Koenig Alto Saxophone
Eugene Lamas Violin
Cliff Leeman Drums
Ronnie Perry Tenor Saxophone
Neely Plumb Alto Saxophone
Bernie Privin Trumpet
Les Robinson Alto Saxophone
Harry Rodgers Trombone
Ted Vesely Trombone
Leo Watson Vocals
Sid Weiss Slide Bass
George Wendt Trumpet
Alex Beller Violin
Jack Cathcart Trumpet
Fred Goerner Cello
Chuck Peterson Trumpet
Harry Freeman Alto Saxophone
Jules Rubin Tenor Saxophone
Malcolm Crain Trumpet
Ben Ginsberg Slide Bass
Jud de Naut Slide Bass
Tom Dicarlo Trumpet
Truman Boardman Violin
Bill Brower Violin
John McClanian Best Jr. Trumpet
Ted Klages Violin
Technical Credits
George Gershwin Composer
Sigmund Romberg Composer
William Grant Still Composer
Hoagy Carmichael Composer
Artie Shaw Composer
Joe Garland Composer
Ira Gershwin Composer
Jesse Greer Composer
Oscar Hammerstein II Composer
Raymond Klages Composer
Teddy McRae Composer
Mitchell Parish Composer
Cole Porter Composer
Art Hickman Composer
Harry Williams Composer
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