Fun Time (album)

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Fun Time
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Live album by Count Basie
Released 1975
Recorded July 19, 1975
Genre Jazz
Length 42:24
Label Pablo
Producer Norman Granz
Count Basie chronology
Basie Big Band
(1975)
Fun Time
(1975)
I Told You So
(1976)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[1]

Fun Time is a 1975 live album by Count Basie and his orchestra, recorded at the 1975 Montreux Jazz Festival. [2]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Fun Time" (Sammy Nestico) – 3:28
  2. "Why Not?" (Hefti) – 3:29
  3. "Lil' Darlin" (Hefti) – 5:32
  4. "In a Mellow Tone" (Duke Ellington, Milt Gabler) – 5:39
  5. "Body and Soul" (Frank Eyton, Johnny Green, Edward Heyman, Robert Sour) – 6:33
  6. "Good Times Blues" (Ernie Wilkins) – 5:44
  7. "I Hate You Baby" (Bill Caffey, Billy Grey, Heard) – 4:44
  8. "Lonesome Blues" (Caffey) – 1:50
  9. "Whirley Bird" (Hefti) – 9:54
  10. "One O'Clock Jump" (Count Basie) – 1:59

Personnel[edit]

The Count Basie Orchestra

References[edit]