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Xylophonist and bandleader Red Norvo was nearing the end of his popular big-band period when these 23 tunes were recorded between May and September 1938. Most of the songs are sung either by the mellifluous Mildred Bailey or the somewhat sappy Terry Allen. Clarinet solos are by Hank D'Amico and the band's arrangements were written by saxophonist Frank Simeone or Eddie Sauter. This album matches up to some extent with two installments in Norvo's portion of the Classics Chronological Series; the difference lies in certain tracks which were issued by Classics as part of their Mildred Bailey retrospective. Either way, Norvo spent much of the late '30s leading a big band that ...
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All Music Guide - Arwulf Arwulf
Xylophonist and bandleader Red Norvo was nearing the end of his popular big-band period when these 23 tunes were recorded between May and September 1938. Most of the songs are sung either by the mellifluous Mildred Bailey or the somewhat sappy Terry Allen. Clarinet solos are by Hank D'Amico and the band's arrangements were written by saxophonist Frank Simeone or Eddie Sauter. This album matches up to some extent with two installments in Norvo's portion of the Classics Chronological Series; the difference lies in certain tracks which were issued by Classics as part of their Mildred Bailey retrospective. Either way, Norvo spent much of the late '30s leading a big band that often seemed to exist mainly as background for sweet or novelty vocals. By the end of 1939 he was ready for something new. His adventures during the '40s would leave much of his '30s big-band work sounding comparatively quaint and at times contrived.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 1/14/1997
  • Label: Hep Records
  • UPC: 603366105022
  • Catalog Number: 1050

Album Credits

Performance Credits
Red Norvo Primary Artist, Xylophone
Mildred Bailey Vocals
Hank D'Amico Clarinet, Saxophone, Alto Saxophone, Soprano Saxophone
George Wettling Drums
George Berg Trumpet, Saxophone, Soprano Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone
Al George Trombone
Jack Palmer Trumpet
Andy Russo Trombone
Frank Simeone Saxophone, Alto Saxophone, Soprano Saxophone
Pete Peterson Bass
Maurice Kogan Soprano Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone
Barney Zudecoff Trumpet
Bill Miller Piano
Terry Allen Vocals
Jack Owens Trumpet
Technical Credits
Ella Fitzgerald Composer
Red Norvo Composer
Hank D'Amico Arranger
Chick Webb Composer
Van Alexander Composer
Eddie DeLange Composer
Sammy Fain Composer
Mitchell Parish Composer
Ralph Rainger Composer
Leo Robin Composer
Eddie Sauter Arranger
James Van Heusen Composer
Paul Francis Webster Composer
Chris Sheridan Liner Notes
Frank Simeone Arranger
John R.T. Davies Producer, Remastering
Alastair Robertson Producer
Frank Churchill Composer
Harold Spina Composer
Walter Bullock Composer
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