His Best Recordings 1923-1932

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Product Details

  • Release Date: 11/19/1996
  • Label: Best Of Jazz
  • EAN: 3307518402720
  • Catalog Number: 4027


Disc 1
  1. 1 Crawdad Blues (2:47)
  2. 2 Kater Street Rag (2:30)
  3. 3 Thick Lip Stomp (2:47)
  4. 4 Harmony Blues (3:29)
  5. 5 Midnight Mama (2:54)
  6. 6 Sugar - Bennie Moten & the Kansas City Orchestra (2:45)
  7. 7 Justrite (2:39)
  8. 8 Tough Breaks (2:50)
  9. 9 Kansas City Breakdown (2:52)
  10. 10 South (2:29)
  11. 11 The Jones Law Blues (3:05)
  12. 12 Small Black (3:15)
  13. 13 Liza Lee (3:00)
  14. 14 Professor Hot Stuff (3:20)
  15. 15 New Moten Stomp (2:51)
  16. 16 Bouncin' Round (3:07)
  17. 17 Ya Got Love (3:13)
  18. 18 Toby (3:22)
  19. 19 Moten Swing (3:18)
  20. 20 New Orleans (2:57)
  21. 21 Lafayette (2:44)
  22. 22 Prince of Wails (2:49)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Bennie Moten Primary Artist, Piano, Leader
Count Basie Piano
Jimmy Rushing Vocals
Ben Webster Tenor Saxophone
Eddie Barefield Clarinet, Alto Saxophone
Harlan Leonard Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Soprano Saxophone
Walter Page Upright Bass
Leroy Berry Banjo, Guitar
Harold Cooper Clarinet
Eddie Durham Guitar, Trombone
Willie Hall Drums
Thamon Hayes Trombone
Joe Keyes Trumpet
Willie McWashington Drums
Dan Minor Trombone
Buster Moten Piano, Accordion
Hot Lips Page Trumpet
Vernon Page Tuba, Bowed Bass, Upright Bass
Dee Stewart Trumpet
Woodie Walder Clarinet, Kazoo, Tenor Saxophone
Jack Washington Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone
Paul Webster Clarinet, Cornet
Laforest Dent Banjo, Alto Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone
Bennie Moten & the Kansas City Orchestra Track Performer
Lamar Wright Clarinet, Cornet
Ed Lewis Clarinet, Trumpet, Cornet
Sam Tall Banjo
Booker T. Washington Clarinet, Trumpet, Cornet
Technical Credits
Bennie Moten Director
Eddie Durham Arranger
Buster Moten Director
Graham Colombe Liner Notes
Gilles Petard Reissue Producer
Maceo Pinkard Composer
Sidney Mitchell Composer
Edna Alexander Composer
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