November 6, 2012

Sonny Berman - Woodchopper's Holiday 1946



1. Woodchoper's Holiday (Down with It) (S. Berman) (10:37)
2. Sonny's Blues (Ciretose) (S. Berman) (9:50)
3. Sonny Speaks Out (Hoggimous Higgamous) (S. Berman) (9:14)
4. BMT Face (The Slumbering Giant) (S. Berman) (9:48)
5. Heads Up (S. Rogers - R. Norvo) (2:24)
6. Papaloma (F. Phillips) (3:35)
7. Flip the Whip (F. Phillips) (2:17)
8. Back Talk (S. Rogers - R. Norvo) (2:47)
9. Sergeant on a Furlough (S. Berman) (2:23)
10. I Got Rhythm (G. Gershwin - I. Gershwin) (2:26)
11. Gloomed (B. Harris) (2:57)
12. Gung Ho! (S. Rogers) (2:18)
13. Igor (S. Rogers - R. Norvo) (2:40)
14. Fan It! (F. Jaxon) (3:14)

Sonny Berman (trumpet), Marky Markowitz (trumpet 1-4)
Earl Swope (trombone 1-4), Bill Harris (trombone 5-14)
Al Cohn (tenor saxophone 1-4), Flip Phillips (tenor saxophone 5-14)
Serge Chaloff (baritone saxophone 1-4)
Woody Herman (clarinet 5-14; vocal 14)
Red Norvo (vibraphone 5-14)
Billy Bauer (guitar 5-14)
Ralph Burns (piano 1-4), Jimmy Rowles (piano 5, 6, 13, 14), Tony Aless (piano 7-12)
Eddie Safranski (bass 1-4), Chubby Jackson (b 5-14)
Don Lamond (drums)

Tracks 1-4 (Beautiful Jewish Music; Jazz Immortal 1946) recorded in Jerry Newman's Apartment, New York City, January 24, 1946.
Tracks 5-14 recorded between January-June 1946.

Note: The above session (tracks 1-4) was recorded at Jerry Newman's apartment. Don Lamond played only snare drums and Safranski was not even present. The bass part and the rest of the drums were dubbed in autumn 1954.

Cool & Blue C&B-CD-111; Esoteric ES-432; Onyx ORI 211; Fresh Sound (Sp) FSR533

https://rapidshare.com/files/1415763981/sb-wh1946.part1.rar
https://rapidshare.com/files/511647225/sb-wh1946.part2.rar
https://rapidshare.com/files/3824512007/sb-wh1946.part3.rar
https://rapidshare.com/files/2757482128/sb-wh1946.part4.rar
scans
https://rapidshare.com/files/376678724/sb-wh1946-scans.rar

1 comment:

lucky5 said...

Thaks for this gem, Brian :)