British Big Bands [Acrobat]

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Product Details

  • Release Date: 11/5/2003
  • Label: Acrobat
  • UPC: 824046518523
  • Catalog Number: 185
  • Sales rank: 278,154


Disc 1
  1. 1 She's My Slip of a Girl (2:34)
  2. 2 I Like to Do Things for You - Spike Hughes (3:08)
  3. 3 What a Perfect Combination - Ray Noble (2:21)
  4. 4 Canadian Capers - Harry Roy (2:46)
  5. 5 Margie - Billy Cotton (2:34)
  6. 6 That's What Life Is Made Of (3:02)
  7. 7 Wild Goose Chase (2:51)
  8. 8 White Jazz - Lew Stone (3:04)
  9. 9 Where Were You on the Night of June Third? (2:24)
  10. 10 Goody Goody (2:46)
  11. 11 I Stumbled Over Love (3:18)
  12. 12 Swing Is in the Air - Jack Hylton (3:05)
  13. 13 Swing High, Swing Low - Bert Firman & His Orchestra (2:58)
  14. 14 Cotton Pickers' Congregation - Ambrose (3:04)
  15. 15 A Foggy Day - Carroll Gibbons (2:43)
  16. 16 At the Woodchoppers Ball - Joe Loss & His Band (3:17)
  17. 17 Let the People Sing - Geraldo & His Orchestra (3:01)
  18. 18 I'm Nobody's Baby (2:38)
  19. 19 October Mood (3:01)
  20. 20 Goodbye Blues - Victor Silvester (2:31)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Jesse Fuller Trombone, Baritone
Ted Heath Trombone
Muggsy Spanier Cruit
Nat Gonella Trumpet, Vocals, Melodion
Harry Hayes Alto Saxophone
Harry Roy Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Vocals
Carroll Gibbons Piano
Chick Henderson Vocals
Woolf Phillips Trombone
George Baker Vocals
George Melachrino Violin
Al Bowlly Vocals
Barry Gray Vocals
Max Abrams Drums
Freddy Clayton Trumpet
Jack Collins Trombone
Jack Cooper Guitar
Dan Donovan Vocals, Baritone
Jimmy Dorsey Saxophone, Clavinet
George Elrick Drums, Vocals
Al Foreman Bass Saxophone
George Gibbs String Bass
Jack Jacobsen Drums
Laurie Johnson Violin
Frank Kenyon Clarinet, Alto Saxophone
Ernie Lewis Violin
Les Maddox Violin
Harry Mills Trombone, Cello
Billy Munn Piano
Billy Nicholls Bass Saxophone
George Norman Piano
Danny Perri Guitar
Sid Phillips Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Baritone
Danny Polo Clarinet, Alto Saxophone
George Senior Bass Saxophone
Danny Walters Violin
Dave Roberts Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Soprano Saxophone, Baritone
Ivor Mairants Guitar, Vocals
Eric Cuthbertson Violin, Viola
Billy Cotton Bass Saxophone
Fred Douglas Vocals
Albert Harris Guitar
Bill Harty Drums, Vocals, Vibes
Syd Lipton Violin
Freddy Mann Trumpet
Jack Payne Vocals
E.O. Pogson Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone
Harry Rubens Piano
Eric Tann Trombone
Harry Thompson Violin
Sam Browne Drums, Vocals
Patrick Dodd Piano
Mary Lee Vocals
Tiny Winters Bass Saxophone, Vocals
Eddie Cromar Clarinet, Violin, Alto Saxophone
Lew Davis Trombone
Harry Jacobson Piano
Rex Owen Clarinet, Flute, Alto Saxophone, Baritone, Tenor (Vocal)
Bert Thomas Banjo, Guitar
Wilbur Hall Trombone
Joe Jeanette Flute, Alto Saxophone
Laurie Payne Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Baritone
Bob Wise Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Baritone
Ernest Ritte Alto Saxophone, Baritone
Joe Crossman Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Vocals
Jim Easton Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Vocals, Baritone
Cyril Grantham Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Vocals
Bill Apps Alto Saxophone
Alan Breeze Vocals
Erice Breeze Trombone
Sid Buckman Trumpet
Les Carew Trombone
Bob Easson Clarinet, Tenor Saxophone, Vocals
Paul Fenoulhet Trombone, Trumpet
Jack Halsall Clarinet, Flute, Tenor Saxophone
Cyril Hellier Violin
Fred Latham Vocals
Eddie Macaulay Piano
Dorothy McCarty Vocals
Freddie Schweitzer Clarinet, Tenor (Vocal)
Hugh Tripp Alto Saxophone, Baritone
Max Goldberg Trumpet
Bert Read Piano
Tommy Ward Trombone
Freddy Williams Clarinet, Alto Saxophone
Pat O'Malley Vocals
Eugene Pini Violin
Dave Shand Clarinet, Alto Saxophone
Frank Stewart Violin
Les Allen Vocals
Theo Farrar Bass Saxophone
Tommy McQuater Trumpet
Cecil Norman Piano
Leslie Sarony Vocals
Tommy Porter Trumpet
André Budgary Violin
Anne Lenner Vocals
Abe Walters Trombone
Art Christmas Alto Saxophone, Baritone
Billy Amstell Clarinet, Tenor (Vocal)
Sid Brown Clarinet, Tenor (Vocal)
Sam Costa Vocals
Ben Edwards Drums
Beryl Davis Vocals
Dave Kaye Piano
Les Lambert Trumpet, Vocals
Jock Cummings Drums
Billy Bell Bass Saxophone
Jack Plant Vocals
Shirley Lenner Vocals
Bruts Gonella Trumpet
Chick Smith Trumpet
Jerry Stanton Trumpet
Clive Erard Drums
Joseph Hitchenor Violin, Viola
James Whitehead Cello
Denny Dennis Vocals
Evelyn Dall Drums
Teddy Foster Trumpet, Saxophone, Vocals
Dick Ball String Bass
George Flynn Trombone
Joe Daniels Drums
Frank Beaty Wilson Trumpet
Harry Letham Trumpet
Monia Liter Piano
Maurice Zimbler Cello
Alec Ure Drums
Bill Tringham Guitar
Edgar Bracewell Clarinet, Alto Saxophone
Laurie Davies Violin
George Rowe Trombone
George Fierstone Drums
Harry Gold Clarinet, Oboe, Alto Saxophone, Vocals, Tenor (Vocal)
Joe Arbiter Alto Saxophone
Jock Bain Trombone
Bert Wilton Trumpet
Tommy Venn Piano, Vocals
Frank Barnes Clarinet, Tenor (Vocal)
Maurice Sterndale Violin
Jack Dent Piano
Harry Sherman Guitar
Harry Goss Tenor Saxophone
Alfie Noakes Trumpet, Melodion
Sid Bright Piano
Clinton French Trumpet
Benny Daniels Clarinet, Alto Saxophone
Andre DeVekey String Bass
Eddie Hooper Violin
Harry Thorne Guitar
Frenchie Sartell Trumpet
Charlie Asplin Bass Saxophone
Bob Busby Piano, Vocals
Bert Barnes Piano
Clem Bernard Piano
Bill Boland Trombone
Mick Burberry Alto Saxophone, Baritone, Double Bass
Maurice Burman Drums
Harry Chapman Harp
Hamish Christie Trombone
Max Kester Saxophone
George Dickinson Guitar
Jack Evetts Bass Saxophone, String Bass
Eddie Fearn Trumpet
Burton Gillis Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Vocals
Jack Greenwood Drums
Ellis Jackson Trombone, Saxophone
Harry Kahn Piano, Piano-Accordion
Alf Kaplan Piano, Piano-Accordion
Sid Millward Clarinet, Alto Saxophone
Harry Pike Guitar
Bertha Powell Violin, Viola
Reggie Richmond Bass Saxophone
Phil Silverstone Violin
Johnny Swinfen Clarinet, Violin, Alto Saxophone
Cecil Walden Drums
F. Wolfsthal Violin
Jacques Gorowski Violin
George V. T. Burgess Jr. Trumpet
Leslie Thomas Violin
Bruce T. Campbell Trombone
Stanley Barnett Clarinet, Violin, Tenor Saxophone
Harry Constable Clarinet, Alto Saxophone
Jimmy Goss Clarinet, Alto Saxophone
Harry Carter Clarinet, Tenor Saxophone
Jim Reynolds Trumpet
Bill Currie Vocals, Timpani
Danny Levy Clarinet, Alto Saxophone
Danny Miller Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Baritone
Eric Siday Violin
Nat Temple Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Vocals
Bill Burton Trumpet
Max Bacon Drums
Technical Credits
Jack Hylton Director
Ray Noble Director
Harry Roy Director
Carroll Gibbons Director
Stanley Black Arranger
Joe Loss Director
Victor Silvester Director
Milton Ager Composer
Burton Lane Composer
Sid Phillips Arranger
Billy Cotton Director
Syd Lipton Director
Jack Payne Director
Lew Stone Arranger, Director
Geraldo & His Orchestra Director
Billy Ternent Arranger
Phil Cardew Arranger
Paul Fenoulhet Arranger, Director
Jack Nathan Director
Jay Wilbur Director
Bert Read Arranger
Theo Farrar Brass Band
Benny Davis Composer
Ralph Freed Composer
Lester Santly Composer
Jack Dent Arranger
Sid Bright Arranger
Vannia Phillips Arranger
Charlie Asplin Brass Band
Bob Busby Arranger
Bert Barnes Arranger
Burton Gillis Arranger
Harry Kahn Arranger
Stanley Barnett Director
Nat Temple Director
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