Swing Summit

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All Music Guide - Scott Yanow
Trumpeter Harry "Sweets" Edison was 74 at the time of this live set, but he still sounds in pretty good form. He is teamed with fellow Basie veterans Buddy Tate (who splits his time almost evenly between tenor and his rarely heard clarinet) and tenor saxophonist Frank Wess, while the rhythm section (pianist Hugh Lawson, bassist Ray Drummond, and drummer Bobby Durham) swings in a Basie vein. The sextet plays five veteran standards and two original blues (Edison's familiar "Centerpiece" and Tate's "Blue Creek") and, although not quite essential, this is an excellent late-period recording by Edison, Tate, and Wess.
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Scott Yanow
Trumpeter Harry "Sweets" Edison was 74 at the time of this live set, but he still sounds in pretty good form. He is teamed with fellow Basie veterans Buddy Tate (who splits his time almost evenly between tenor and his rarely heard clarinet) and tenor saxophonist Frank Wess, while the rhythm section (pianist Hugh Lawson, bassist Ray Drummond, and drummer Bobby Durham) swings in a Basie vein. The sextet plays five veteran standards and two original blues (Edison's familiar "Centerpiece" and Tate's "Blue Creek") and, although not quite essential, this is an excellent late-period recording by Edison, Tate, and Wess.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 6/20/2006
  • Label: Candid Records
  • UPC: 708857905027
  • Catalog Number: 79050
  • Sales rank: 214,884

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Centerpiece - Buddy Tate (9:14)
  2. 2 'S Wonderful - Buddy Tate (7:45)
  3. 3 (You Came Along from) out of Nowhere - Buddy Tate (10:14)
  4. 4 Bass Groove - Buddy Tate (12:17)
  5. 5 Just Friends - Buddy Tate (9:14)
  6. 6 Blue Creek - Buddy Tate (6:04)
  7. 7 Idaho - Buddy Tate (9:04)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Harry "Sweets" Edison Primary Artist, Trumpet, Track Performer, Trumpet
Ray Drummond Bass
Buddy Tate Clarinet, Tenor Saxophone, Track Performer
Hugh Lawson Piano
Frank Wess Flute, Tenor Saxophone
Bobby Durham Drums
Technical Credits
Milt Jackson Composer
Mark Morganelli Producer
Alan Bates Executive Producer
Malcolm Addey Engineer
Barry McRae Liner Notes
Bill Tennyson Composer
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