Between Swing and Bop
Saxophone player Paul Quinichette – A Basie Reunion.
It happens from time to time that ex-musicians from a famous orchestra give a tribute to their former bandleader. Paul Quinichette gathered a number of ex-Basie musicians and played 2 longplayers full of pieces from the Basie band’s former repertoire. In this episode, a choice from both sessions from 1957 and 1958.
Shad Collins(t), Paul Quinichette(ts), Nat Pierce(o),
Freddie Green(g), Walter Page(b), Jo Jones(d).
Recorded : 18 October 1957
1. Out of The Window – 2. Rock-A Bye Basie
2. Texas Shuffle – 4. Diggin’ For Dex
Buck Clayton, Shad Collins(t), Paul Quinichette(ts),
Jack Washington(bar), Nat Pierce(p), Freddy Green(g),
Eddie Jones(b), Jo Jones(d).
Recorded: 5 September 1958
5. Roseland Shuffle – 6, Baby Don’t Tell On Me
7. John’s Idea