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The Johnny Dankworth Orchestra

Vol. 2 - The 1959-60 BBC Transcription Recordings Too Cool for the Blues

  • Type CD
  • Label Vocalion
  • UPC 0765387624620
  • Catalog number CDEA 6246
  • Release date 01 January 2000
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About the album

Programme no. 4 (107426) � recorded at BBC Studios, London ca. autumn 1959:

1 Spoken intro (in French) 
& Theme � Candy Bar (Dankworth)
2 My Buddy (Donaldson; Kahn)
arranger: Johnny Dankworth; Danny Moss (tenor sax)
Dickie Hawdon (trumpet); Johnny Dankworth (alto sax)
4 Vice (Russell) Laurie Monk, Tony Russell (trombones) 
6 Singin� the Blues (Conrad; Robinson; Lewis; Young) 
8 A Foggy Day (G & I Gershwin) 
10 Love Me or Leave Me (Donaldson; Kahn) 
12 The Wizard (Leslie) Johnny Dankworth (alto sax) 
14 Embraceable You (G & I Gershwin)

Programme no. 5 (107427) � recorded at BBC Studios, London ca. autumn 1959:

16 Too Cool for the Blues (Baker) 
Laurie Monk (trombone); Johnny Dankworth (alto sax)
Dickie Hawdon (trumpet); Danny Moss (tenor sax)
Derek Smith (piano)
18 A Sentimental Instrumental (Napper) 
Danny Moss (tenor sax)
20 Three Little Words (Ruby; Kalmar) 
arranger: Eddie Harvey
Johnny Dankworth (alto sax); Danny Moss (tenor sax)
22 Old Blues (Lindup) arranger: Dave Lindup 
Derek Smith (piano); Danny Moss (tenor sax)
24 There Will Never Be Another You 
(Warren; Gordon) Ken Wray (valve trombone)
26 Smoke Gets in Your Eyes (Kern; Harbach) 
Johnny Dankworth (alto sax)
28 Runnin� Wild (Gibbs; Grey; Wood) 
arranger: Johnny Dankworth; Derek Smith (piano)
Johnny Dankworth (alto sax); Ken Wray (valve trombone)

Programme no. 6 (107428) � recorded at BBC Studios, London ca. summer 1960:

30 I May Be Wrong (Sullivan; Ruskin) 
Johnny Dankworth (alto sax); George Tyndale (baritone sax)
32 They All Laughed (G & I Gershwin) 
Danny Moss (tenor sax)
34 Tracey�s Trip (Branscombe) Pete King (alto sax) 
George Tyndale (baritone sax); Alan Branscombe (piano)
36 Caravan (Ellington; Tizol; Mills)
Johnny Dankworth (alto sax)
Dickie Hawdon (mute trumpet); Alan Branscombe (piano)
38 They Can�t Take that Away from Me 
(G & I Gershwin)
Danny Moss (tenor sax); Alan Branscombe (piano)
40 Riverside Stomp (Dankworth) 
arranger: Johnny Dankworth
Alan Branscombe (piano); Art Ellefson (tenor sax)
Pete King (alto sax)
41 Spoken outro (in French) 
& Theme � Candy Bar (Dankworth)
3, 5 etc. spoken intros (in French

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