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Clare Teal presents the best in big band sounds, old and new. Including vintage sounds from Teddy Hill and Gene Krupa, plus a celebration of arranger Gil Evans.

Clare Teal presents the best in big band sounds - old and new. Including vintage sounds from Teddy Hill and Gene Krupa plus a celebration of arranger Gil Evans. Gil, who was born on 13 May 1912 was one of the jazz and big band world's most influential arrangers of the second half of the 20th Century. Featuring a variety of Gil's work written for trumpeter Miles Davis, singer Astrud Gilberto and guitarist Kenny Burrell.

57 minutes

Music Played

  • Teddy Hill and His NBC Orchestra

    Uptown Rhapsody

    • Dance With His NBC Orchestra.
    • EPM 156012.
  • Teddy Hill and His NBC Orchestra

    King Porter Stomp

    • Dance With His NBC Orchestra.
    • EPM 156012.
  • Gene Krupa and His Orchestra

    Blue Rhythm Fantasy

    • Drumboogie.
    • Mastersong 503862.
  • Gene Krupa and His Orchestra

    How High the Moon

    • Mullenium.
    • Columbia CK 65678.
  • Elliot Lawrence & His Orchestra

    The Swinging Door

    • Elliiot Lawrence Plays Gerry Mulligan.
    • Original Jazz Classics 117.
  • Charlie Parker's Reboppers

    It Ain't Necessarily So

    • Porgy & Bess.
    • Columbia CK 712764.
  • Astrud Gilberto

    She's A Carioca

    • Look to The Rainbow.
    • Verve 9011.
  • Kenny Burrell

    Greensleeves

    • Guitar Forms.
    • Verve 8255762.
  • The Trombones Inc

    That Old Devil Moon

    • The Trombones Inc.
    • Lonehill Jazz LHJ 10266.
  • Paul Weston

    I'm Coming Virginia

    • Mood For 12.
    • Collector’s Choice CCM 732.
  • Paul Weston

    Nice Work if You Can Get It

    • Mood For 12.
    • Collector’s Choice CCM 732.
  • Carmen McRae

    A Handful of Soul

    • November Girl.
    • Rearward RW 117CD.
  • Peter Herbolzheimer

    Four Brothers

    • Fat Man Boogie.
    • Mons Records 874310.
  • hr-Bigband

    The Tennessee Waltz

    • Once In a Lifetime.
    • TCB Records 26502.

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