Swiss Radio Days Jazz Series, Vol. 1

Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Scott Yanow
Quincy Jones led one of his finest orchestras in 1960. This spirited CD is taken from a live concert and radio broadcast from Switerland. With such soloists as trumpeter Benny Bailey, trombonist Jimmy Cleveland, altoist Phil Woods, Jerome Richardson on tenor and baritonist Sahib Shihab among others, the repertoire mostly sticks to bebop. Surprisingly enough not all of the arrangements heard on the CD are Jones's; there are also swinging charts from Ernie Wilkins, Billy Byers, Melba Liston, Phil Woods and Al Cohn. This well-recorded and previously unissued performance which came out for the first time in 1994 makes one wish that Quincy ...
See more details below
CD
$17.09
BN.com price
(Save 5%)$17.99 List Price
Other sellers (CD)
  • All (4) from $12.37   
  • New (4) from $12.37   

Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Scott Yanow
Quincy Jones led one of his finest orchestras in 1960. This spirited CD is taken from a live concert and radio broadcast from Switerland. With such soloists as trumpeter Benny Bailey, trombonist Jimmy Cleveland, altoist Phil Woods, Jerome Richardson on tenor and baritonist Sahib Shihab among others, the repertoire mostly sticks to bebop. Surprisingly enough not all of the arrangements heard on the CD are Jones's; there are also swinging charts from Ernie Wilkins, Billy Byers, Melba Liston, Phil Woods and Al Cohn. This well-recorded and previously unissued performance which came out for the first time in 1994 makes one wish that Quincy Jones would return to jazz someday.
Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • Release Date: 9/27/1994
  • Label: Tcb Music
  • UPC: 723721925826
  • Catalog Number: 2012
  • Sales rank: 305,188

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Cherokee (4:04)
  2. 2 Chinese Checkers (4:10)
  3. 3 Birth of a Band (4:57)
  4. 4 I Remember Clifford (4:12)
  5. 5 Ghana (4:44)
  6. 6 Big Red (4:58)
  7. 7 My Reverie (4:02)
  8. 8 Parisian Thoroughfare (4:06)
  9. 9 Moanin' (3:18)
  10. 10 Soul (6:42)
  11. 11 The Midnight Sun Will Never Set (5:07)
  12. 12 The Phantom's Blues (11:35)
  13. 13 Air Mail Special (3:34)
  14. 14 Air Mail Special (Encore) (1:56)
Read More Show Less

Album Credits

Performance Credits
Quincy Jones Primary Artist, Piano, Trumpet, Conductor
Benny Bailey Trumpet
Jimmy Cleveland Trombone
Melba Liston Trombone
Jerome Richardson Saxophone
Les Spann Flute, Guitar
Julius Watkins French Horn
Patti Bown Piano
Harold McNair Saxophone
Ake Persson Trombone
Quentin Jackson Trombone
Buddy Catlett Bass
Roger Guerin Trumpet
Joe Harris Drums
Porter Kilbert Saxophone
Clyde Reasinger Trumpet
Sahib Shihab Saxophone
Floyd Standifer Trumpet
Phil Woods Saxophone
Julie Watkins French Horn
Technical Credits
Quincy Jones Arranger, Composer
Melba Liston Arranger
Al Cohn Arranger
Billy Byers Arranger
Ernie Wilkins Arranger
Phil Woods Arranger, Liner Notes, Author
Yvan Ischer Liner Notes, Executive Producer
Antoine Ogay Mastering
Peter Schmidlin Executive Producer
Jean-Claude Martin Engineer
Henri Salvador Composer
Dorcas Cochran Composer
Claude Blanc Engineer
Kurt S. Weil Liner Notes
Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously