A Jumpin' Jubilee - The Jam Sessions 1945 - 46

Jazz CD. JAZZ UNLIMITED compact disc number JUCD-2054 titled "A Jumpin' Jubilee - The Jam Sessions 1945-1946." The music found on this fine DANISH import contains various radio transcriptions tailored for the United States Armed Forces Radio Service, originally appearing on 16-inch flexible two-siede recordings, revollving at LP speed, and playable by an ordinary record stylus. The JUBILEE recordings originated in southern California and targeted black GIs. The announcer was usually Ernie "Bubbles" Whitman, a black actor and comic. The following music is taken from this fine DANISH import: Jubilee Show No. 153, recorded in Hollywood, California on October 22, 1945, contains the following artists: Murray McEachern-leader and director; Bobby Hackett, Manny Klein, Emmett Berry and Frank Riley-trumpets; Vic Dickenson, Ray Conniff and Henry Coker-trombones; Corky Corcoran and Babe Russin-tenor saxes; Willie Smith and Lem Davis-alto saxes; Jack Martin-baritone sax; Leo "Scat" Watson-piano and vocals; Slim Gaillard-guitar; "Bam" Brown-string bass; Nick Glicco-drums; Slim Gaillard-introducing the soloists. Track 1-"SONNY BOY" was recorded by the above musicians; Track 2-"YOU WAS RIGHT, BABY" was recorded by the personnel as is on Track 1, with Peggy Lee-vocal added; Track 3-"SEPTEMBER IN THE RAIN" was recorded by Bobby Hackett=trumpet; Willie ... read more