Basie Jam: Montreux '77

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Basie Jam: Montreux '77
Live album by Count Basie
Released 1977
Recorded 1977
Genre Jazz
Length 47:59
Label Pablo
Producer Norman Granz
Count Basie chronology
The Gifted Ones
(1977)
Basie Jam: Montreux '77
(1977)
Montreux '77
(1977)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[1]
The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide 4/5 stars[2]


Basie Jam: Montreux '77 is a 1977 live album by Count Basie, recorded at the 1977 Montreux Jazz Festival. [3]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Bookie Blues" (Count Basie, Ray Brown, Benny Carter, Vic Dickenson, Roy Eldridge, Al Grey, Zoot Sims, Jimmie Smith) – 14:48
  2. "She's Funny That Way" (Neil Moret, Richard A. Whiting) – 6:18
  3. "These Foolish Things (Remind Me of You)" (Holt Marvell, Jack Strachey) – 4:33
  4. "Kidney Stew" (Leona Blackman, Eddie Vinson) – 6:59
  5. "Trio Blues" (Count Basie) - 4:00
  6. "I Got It Bad (and That Ain't Good)" (Duke Ellington, Paul Francis Webster) – 3:56
  7. "Jumpin' at the Woodside" (Basie) – 4:31

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Allmusic Review
  2. ^ Swenson, J. (Editor) (1985). The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide. USA: Random House/Rolling Stone. p. 20. ISBN 0-394-72643-X. 
  3. ^ Basie Jam: Montreux '77 at AllMusic