Alternative Takes, Vol. 2: 1940-1944

The Alternative Takes, Vol. 2: 1940-1944

by Eddie Condon
     
 

The Alternative Takes series is of immense value to consumers of the "French Classics" CD series. These are alternate takes in chronological order of historic jazz (and some blues) with a strong representation of the swing era. The Alternative Takes, Vol. 2: 1940-1944 contains 24 …  See more details below

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The Alternative Takes series is of immense value to consumers of the "French Classics" CD series. These are alternate takes in chronological order of historic jazz (and some blues) with a strong representation of the swing era. The Alternative Takes, Vol. 2: 1940-1944 contains 24 Eddie Condon tracks on a single disc including multiple takes of "(You're Some) Pretty Doll," "Fidgety Feet," and "Pray for the Lights to Go Out." While the disc is definitely directed toward collectors, anyone with an interest in this period of jazz will also enjoy it.

Product Details

Release Date:
10/22/2002
Label:
Neatwork
UPC:
9120006940597
catalogNumber:
2059

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Tracks

  1. Dancing Fool No. 2
  2. Dancing Fool No. 3
  3. (You're Some) Pretty Doll, No. 2
  4. (You're Some) Pretty Doll, No. 3
  5. Fidgety Feet No. 2
  6. Fidgety Feet No. 3
  7. Mammy O' Mine, No. 2
  8. Nobody Knows You When You're Down and Out
  9. Rose Room, No. 2
  10. Basin Street Blues, No. 2
  11. Oh, Katharina! No. 2
  12. Pray for the Lights to Go Out No. 2
  13. Pray for the Lights to Go Out No. 3
  14. Tell 'Em About Me (When You Reach Tennessee), No. 2
  15. Mandy, Make up Your Mind, No. 2
  16. Singin' the Blues (Till My Daddy Comes Home) No. 2
  17. Singin' the Blues (Till My Daddy Comes Home) No. 3
  18. Back in Your Own Backyard, No. 2
  19. Back in Your Own Backyard, No. 3
  20. All the Wrongs You've Done to Me No. 2
  21. You Can't Cheat a Cheater No. 2
  22. Save Your Sorrow, No. 2
  23. Impromptu Ensemble No. 1
  24. Someone to Watch Over Me

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Album Credits

Performance Credits

Eddie Condon   Primary Artist,Guitar
Bobby Hackett   Cornet
Max Kaminsky   Trumpet
Pee Wee Russell   Clarinet
Jack Teagarden   Trombone
Fats Waller   Piano
Lee Wiley   Vocals
Joe Bushkin   Piano
Billy Butterfield   Trumpet
Brad Gowans   Trombone
Bob Haggart   Baritone Saxophone
Lou McGarity   Trombone
Benny Morton   Trombone
Joe Sullivan   Piano
George Wettling   Drums
Georg Brunis   Trombone
Ernie Caceres   Baritone
Bob Casey   Baritone Saxophone
Big Sid Catlett   Drums
Morgan   Baritone Saxophone
Gene Schroeder   Piano
Artie Shapiro   Baritone Saxophone
Marty Marsala   Trumpet
Tony Spargo   Drums

Technical Credits

Eddie Condon   Director
K.H. Rosenzopf   Cover Art
Riki Parth   Producer

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