April 3, 2010

Herb Pomeroy - Live at the Stables, Boston 1955

1. It Might as Well Be Spring (R. Rodgers - O. Hammerstein II) (8:27)
2. Honey Bunny (J. Byard) (3:49)
3. Moten Swing (B. Moten - D. B. Moten) (5:11)
4. Porta Desks And Tuxedos (H. Pomeroy) (5:47)
5. One Bass Hit (D. Gillespie - R. Brown - G. Fuller) (4:40)
6. Off Minor (T. Monk) (7:07)
7. Sweet And Lovely (G. Arnheim - J. LeMare - H. Tobias) (9:38)
8. Ray's Idea (R. Brown - G. Fuller) (6:58)
9. Dear Old Stockholm (swedish traditional) (6:30)
10. Tiny's Blues (T. Kahn) (4:34)

Herb Pomeroy (trumpet)
Varty Haroutunian (tenor saxophone)
Ray Santisi (piano)
John Neves (bass)
Jimmy Zitano (drums)

Recorded live at the Stable, Boston, Mass, 13. 3. 1955.

Fresh Sound 530



ramson said...

Herb Pomeroy - Live at the Stables, Boston 1955

Thanks a lot for this underrated trumpeter.

Otis Foster said...

Thanks Brian. I saw this band at the Stables in 1959. Santisi is still playing in Boston and teaching at Berklee. The others are all long gone.

brian said...

I was born at 1959.

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aroonie said...

Thanks Brian - you have done it again! Great blog.

Baron said...

Thank you Brian