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Vic Dickenson (2 of 2)

In the concluding part of his tribute to the warmth and wit of trombone king Vic Dickenson, Geoffrey Smith showcases his partnerships with the likes of Lester Young and Pee Wee Russell, Ruby Braff and Bobby Hackett—kindred spirits to Vic’s uniquely laidback sliphorn style.

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Vic Dickenson 2 of 2

Keepin’ Out of Mischief Now 

Vic Dickenson 

Fats Waller

Retrospective RTS 4294

Ruby Braff, t; Edmond Hall, cl; Sir Charles Thompson, p; Steve Jordan, g; Walter Page, b; Les Erskine, d.

 

When You and I were Young, Maggie 

Vic Dickenson 

James Austin Butterfield

Retrospective RTS 4294

Vic Dickenson, t; Shad Collins, t; Edmond Hall, cl; Sir Charles Thompson, p; Steve Jordan, g; Walter Page, b; Les Erskine, d.

 

This Year’s Kisses 

Lester Young

Berlin

Lonehill Jazz LHJ 10330

Lester Young, ts; Roy Eldridge, tp; Vic Dickenson, tb; Teddy Wilson, p; Freddie Green; Gene Ramey, b; Jo Jones, d.

 

Wolverine Blues  

Vic Dickenson 

Jelly Roll Morton

Retrospective RTS 4294

Eddie Condon, g; Wild Bill Davison, c; Vic Dickenson, tb; Bob Wilber, cl; Gene Schroeder, p; Leonard Gaskin, b; George Wettling, d.

 

Basin Street Blues  

Vic Dickenson 

Spencer Williams

Retrospective RTS 4294

Bobby Donaldson, d; Emmett Berry, t; Rex Stewart, c; Vic Dickenson, tb; Buster Bailey, cl; Red Richards, p; Al Lucas, b.

 

Oh, What a Beautiful Mornin’ 

Vic Dickenson 

Rodgers

Retrospective RTS 4294

Bobby Donaldson, d; Emmett Berry, t; Rex Stewart, c; Vic Dickenson, tb; Buster Bailey, cl; Red Richards, p; Al Lucas, b.

 

Lover Come Back to Me

Vic Dickenson 

Romberg

Retrospective RTS 4294

George Wein, p; Ruby Braff, c; Vic Dickenson, tb; Jimmy Woode, b; Buzzy Drootin, d.

 

If You Knew Susie

World’s Greatest Jazz Band 

DeSylva / Meyer

World Jazz WJLPS 3

Bobby Hackett, c; Yank Lawson, t; Bob Haggart, b; Bud Freeman, ts; Bob Wilbert, cl & ss; Vic Dickenson and Eddie Hubble, tb; Ralph Sutton, p; Gus Johnson Jr, d.

 

Jitterbug Waltz

Bobby Hackett 

Fats Waller

World Records ST 1080 S1/6

Bobby Hackett, c; Vic Dickenson, tb; Lou Forrestieri, p; Joe Brancato, d; Tito Russo, b.

 

Too Marvellous for Words 

Vic Dickenson 

Whiting

Storyville STCD 5008

Vic Dickenson, tb; Johnny Guarnieri, p; Bill Pemberton, b; Oliver Jackson, d.

 

Bye Bye Blackbird 

Vic Dickenson

Storyville STCD 5008  Tr 6

Vic Dickenson, tb; Johnny Guarnieri, p; Bill Pemberton, b; Oliver Jackson, d.

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