Music of Hoagy Carmichael

The Music of Hoagy Carmichael

by Bob Wilber
     
 
Bob Wilber, in his first record as a leader since 1960, pays tribute to composer Hoagy Carmichael by playing 14 of his originals, including such classics as "Riverboat Shuffle," "Georgia On My Mind," "Skylark," "Lazy River" and of course "Stardust." Wilber mostly utilized members of the

Overview

Bob Wilber, in his first record as a leader since 1960, pays tribute to composer Hoagy Carmichael by playing 14 of his originals, including such classics as "Riverboat Shuffle," "Georgia On My Mind," "Skylark," "Lazy River" and of course "Stardust." Wilber mostly utilized members of the World's Greatest Jazz Band (including tenor saxophonist Bud Freeman, trumpeter Yank Lawson and trombonist Lou McGarity) on his enjoyable date; singer Maxine Sullivan, who had just emerged from retirement, is an added bonus on five songs.

Product Details

Release Date:
08/12/1994
Label:
Audiophile
UPC:
0762247222026
catalogNumber:
220
Rank:
204672

Tracks

Album Credits

Performance Credits

Bob Wilber   Primary Artist,Clarinet,Alto Saxophone,Soprano Saxophone
Bud Freeman   Tenor Saxophone
Yank Lawson   Trumpet
Maxine Sullivan   Vocals
Bernie Leighton   Piano
Lou McGarity   Trombone
Buddy Morrow   Trombone
George Duvivier   Bass
Gus Johnson   Drums
Bernie Privin   Trumpet

Technical Credits

Hoagy Carmichael   Composer
Irving Mills   Composer
Bill Borden   Producer,Liner Notes
Don Hahn   Engineer
Mitchell Parish   Composer
Steve Marvin   Producer,Liner Notes
Burt Goldblatt   Art Direction,Cover Design
Fred B. Callahan   Composer

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