Birth of a Band

The Birth of a Band

by Quincy Jones
     
 
Quincy Jones has been one of the most influential and important figures in modern music for over six decades, a true renaissance man wearing scores of musical hats including bandleader, solo artist, session player, songwriter, producer, arranger, composer, and record label executive. It doesn't stop there. He's also been an author, motion picture producer, and

Overview

Quincy Jones has been one of the most influential and important figures in modern music for over six decades, a true renaissance man wearing scores of musical hats including bandleader, solo artist, session player, songwriter, producer, arranger, composer, and record label executive. It doesn't stop there. He's also been an author, motion picture producer, and television producer, and the artists he's worked with, from Frank Sinatra, Miles Davis, and Count Basie to Michael Jackson, Paul Simon, Ray Charles, Aretha Franklin, and countless others, make for a truly amazing and impressive pantheon. 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Product Details

Release Date:
01/26/2010
Label:
Essential Jazz Class
UPC:
8436028694488
catalogNumber:
2869448
Rank:
111513

Tracks

Album Credits

Performance Credits

Quincy Jones   Primary Artist,Conductor
Benny Bailey   Trumpet
Jimmy Cleveland   Trombone
Harry Edison   Trumpet
Curtis Fuller   Trombone
Urbie Green   Trombone
Budd Johnson   Tenor Saxophone
Melba Liston   Trombone
Oliver Nelson   Tenor Saxophone
Joe Newman   Trumpet
Jerome Richardson   Flute,Piccolo,Alto Saxophone,Tenor Saxophone
Spann   Flute,Guitar
Julius Watkins   French Horn
Patti Bown   Piano
Ernie Royal   Trumpet
Joe Wilder   Trumpet
Don Lamond   Drums
Stu Martin   Drums
Sam "The Man" Taylor   Tenor Saxophone
Quentin Jackson   Trombone
Wayne Andre   Trombone
Danny Bank   Baritone Saxophone
Ray Brown   Bass
Billy Byers   Trombone
Kenny Burrell   Guitar
Buddy Catlett   Bass
Clark Terry   Trumpet
Jimmy Crawford   Drums,Wood Block
Benny Golson   Tenor Saxophone
Joe Harris   Drums
Freddie Hubbard   Trumpet
Milt Hinton   Bass
Osie Johnson   Drums,Tambourine,Wood Block
Lennie Johnson   Trumpet
Jerry Kail   Trumpet
Porter Kilbert   Alto Saxophone
Clyde Reasinger   Trumpet
Sahib Shihab   Baritone Saxophone
Zoot Sims   Tenor Saxophone
Floyd Standifer   Trumpet
Frank Wess   Flute,Alto Saxophone
Phil Woods   Alto Saxophone
Sam Woodyard   Drums
Moe Weschler   Piano
Joe Lopes   Alto Saxophone
Tom Mitchell   Trombone
Åke Persson   Trombone

Technical Credits

Leroy Anderson   Composer
Count Basie   Original Liner Notes
Jimmy Cleveland   Personnel
Harry Edison   Personnel
Leonard Feather   Liner Notes
Urbie Green   Personnel
Erskine Hawkins   Composer
Budd Johnson   Personnel
Quincy Jones   Arranger,Composer
Melba Liston   Arranger,Composer,Personnel
Nat Pierce   Arranger
Bud Powell   Composer
Jerome Richardson   Personnel
Horace Silver   Composer
Spann   Personnel
Sonny Stitt   Composer
Bobby Timmons   Composer
Lester Young   Composer
Harry Arnold   Composer
Patti Bown   Composer,Personnel
Julian Dash   Composer
Andy Gibson   Composer
Ernie Royal   Personnel
Joe Wilder   Personnel
Harold Arlen   Composer
Denver Darling   Composer
Sam "The Man" Taylor   Personnel
Quentin Jackson   Personnel
Cohn   Arranger
Billy Byers   Arranger,Personnel
Kenny Burrell   Personnel
Clark Terry   Personnel
Jimmy Crawford   Personnel
Milt Gabler   Composer
Benny Golson   Composer,Personnel
Milt Hinton   Personnel
Osie Johnson   Personnel
Johnny Mercer   Composer
Mitchell Parish   Composer
Billy Reid   Composer
Sahib Shihab   Personnel
Zoot Sims   Personnel
Phil Woods   Personnel
Sam Woodyard   Personnel
Vaughn Horton   Composer
Buddy Feyne   Composer
Henri Salvador   Composer
Roy Alfred   Composer
Dorcas Cochran   Composer
William Johnson   Composer
Åke Persson   Composer
Avery Parish   Composer
Ted Justin   Liner Notes

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