September 21, 2013

Slide Hampton - The Slide Hampton Octet



CD 1
1. Sister Salvation (Hampton) 6:13
2. Just Squeeze Me (Ellington-Gaines) 6:29
3. Hi Fly (Weston9 6:06
4. Asseveration (Soul Searching) (Hampton) 5:56
5. Conversation Piece (Gryce) 6:51
6. A Little Night Music (Hampton) 4:08
7. On the Street Where You Live (Lerner-Loewe) 4:59
8. The Thrill Is Gone (Brown-Henderson) 6:22
9. Ow! (Gillespie) 5:54
10. Milestones (Davis) 5:10
11. El Sino (Greenley) 5:41
12. Somethin’ Sanctified (Hampton) 6:13

CD 2
1. Presentation by Symphony Sid / Theme
2. Straight Street (Coltrane) 7:50
3. El Sino (Greenle) 5:06
4. Sid and Hampton introduce the band members
5. Sister Salvation (Hampton) 5:07
6. Street of Dreams (Lewis-Young) 2:32
7. Theme 0:51
8. Jazz Corner (Hampton) 4:10
9. Slide talks 0:47
10. Stella by Starlight (Washington-Young) 8:30
11. ‘Round About Midnight (Monk-Williams) 3:49
12. Red Top (Ammons) 4:07
13. Slide introduces the musicians
14. On the Street Where You Live (Lerner-Loewe) 6:06
15. Sophisticated Lady (Ellington) 6:51
16. Straight No Chaser (Monk) 6:15
17. Strollin’ (Silver) 4:15
18. Somethin’ Sanctified (Hampton) 5:23

CD 1, tracks #1-6 from the album "Sister Salvation" (Atlantic 1339)
CD 1, tracks #7-12 from the album "Somethin' Sanctified" (Atlantic PLP 803 S)
CD 2, unreleased live broadcast recorded at Birdland Club "The Jazz Corner of the World" New York City, 1961.

Personnel on "Sister Salvation":
Freddie Hubbard, Bob Zottola, Ernie Royal (only on #2,4,5 & 6), Richard Williams (only on #1) (tp); Slide Hampton (tb, arr except #3 & 5); Bernard McKinney (euphonium), Bill Barber (tuba); George Coleman (ts, arr #5), Jay Cameron (bars); Nabil “Knobby” Totah (b), Pete La Roca (dr). Billy Frazier (arr #3).
Recorded in New York City, on February 15, 1960.

Personnel on "Somethin' Sanctified":
Richard Williams, Hobart Dotson (tp); Slide Hampton, Charles Greenlee (tb, bar-h); George Coleman (ts); Jay Cameron (bars & b-cl); Larry Ridley (b); Pete La Roca (dr). Arrangements: Slide Hampton, except #11 by Charles Greenlee.
Recorded in New York City, on October 17, 1960.

Personnel on CD 2:
Freddie Hubbard, Hobart Dootson, Richard Williams, Willie Thomas (tp); Slide Hampton, Charles Greenlee, Benny Jacobs-El (tb); Walter Benton, George Coleman (ts); Jay Cameron (bars); Larry Ridley, Eddie Kahn (b); Pete La Roca, Lex Humphries (dr). Arrangements: Slide Hampton, except #11 by Charles Greenlee.
Recorded live at Birdland, New York City, on March 18 (#1-6), March 25 (#7-12), July 8 (#13-16), September 9 (#17-18), 1961.

Original recordings on CD 1 produced by Nesuhi Ertegun.
Recordings on CD 2: radio broadcast taped by Boris Rose.

CD 1
http://www14.zippyshare.com/v/32664537/file.html
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scans
http://www59.zippyshare.com/v/89200506/file.html
CD 2
http://www45.zippyshare.com/v/30123672/file.html
http://www6.zippyshare.com/v/41935094/file.html
http://www59.zippyshare.com/v/73378167/file.html
http://www10.zippyshare.com/v/37148512/file.html
http://www9.zippyshare.com/v/83779480/file.html

5 comments:

Luis said...

Thanks Brian!

AmyBRAINS said...

Pure gold!!
Many thanks.

rubberduck said...

many thanks Brian ! Grazie !

neil said...

Late getting on to this, Brian; it makes a fitting companion to Fresh Sound's "Slide Hampton Octet - Slide! (Two Sides of Slide)"; many thanks...

furnguy said...

THNX.