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Swiss Radio Days Jazz Series 1
Quincy Jones
Swiss Radio Days Jazz Series 1
Genres: Jazz, Pop, R&B
 
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All Artists: Quincy Jones
Title: Swiss Radio Days Jazz Series 1
Members Wishing: 0
Total Copies: 0
Label: Tcb Music
Original Release Date: 1/1/1960
Re-Release Date: 9/27/1994
Genres: Jazz, Pop, R&B
Style: Swing Jazz
Number of Discs: 1
SwapaCD Credits: 1
UPC: 723721925826

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Henry S. Brent | Marietta, GA USA | 09/21/2007
(5 out of 5 stars)

"When you hear this album, you realize that Q led one of the world's finest orchestras in the early '60s. The European attention to all things jazz puts America to shame-- this has great fidelity for a live recording (and a radio broadcast no less) from Switzerland. Soloists in the band at that time include Benny Bailey, Jimmy Cleveland, Phil Woods, Jerome Richardson and Sahib Shihab. The band's book is bebop-inspired, hard swinging charts contributed by Q, Ernie Wilkins, Billy Byers, Melba Liston, Phil Woods and Al Cohn. It's a shame this band couldn't stay together longer, but this gem gives you a good glimpse of their greatness, even if it was short and sweet.
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