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April In Paris

Count Basie
Barcode 0600753458938

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Release Date: 05/08/2022

Edition: Back To Black
Genre: Jazz
Sub-Genre: Jazz
Label: Decca (UMO)
Number of Discs: 1
Duration: 00:39:07 minutes

April In Paris was one of the earliest albums to be released on Norman Granz's label, Verve Records. Basie plays organ and piano, and the rhythm section of Eddie Jones on bass, Sonny Payne on drums and Freddie Green on rhythm guitar drive the whole album with restrained intensity. The album helped reconnect jazz lovers with one of the finest bands of the swing era, yet there is nothing retrospective about 'April in Paris'; it is alive with vitality, elegance, sophistication, and modernity.

Track Listing:
1-1 April In Paris
1-1 Shiny Stockings
1-2 What Am I Here For?
1-2 Corner Pocket
1-3 Didn't You
1-3 Midgets
1-4 Mambo Inn
1-4 Sweety Cakes
1-5 Magic
1-5 Dinner With Friends