Standing Ovation (Count Basie album)

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Standing Ovation
Standing Ovation (Count Basie album).jpg
Live album by Count Basie and His Orchestra
Released 1969
Recorded January 28–30, 1969
Tropicana Hotel in Las Vegas, NV
Genre Jazz
Length 47:41
Label Dot
DLP 25938
Producer Teddy Reig, Tom Mack
Count Basie chronology
How About This
(1968)How About This1968
Standing Ovation
(1969)
Basic Basie
(1969)Basic Basie1969

Standing Ovation (subtitled 3 Eras of Basie Recorded Live at the Tropicana Hotel, Las Vegas) is a live album by pianist and bandleader Count Basie featuring performances recorded at the Tropicana Resort & Casino in Las Vegas in 1969 and released on the Dot label.[1][2]

Reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
AllMusic4/5 stars[3]

AllMusic awarded the album 4 stars stating "The music is, of course, great, and the players respond to the excitement of the live audience".[3]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Down for Double" (Freddie Green) - 3:02
  2. "Li'l Darlin'" (Neal Hefti) - 4:52
  3. "Broadway" (Bill Byrd, Teddy McRae, Henri Woode) - 3:34
  4. "Jive at Five" (Count Basie, Harry Edison) - 3:57
  5. "Cherry Point" (Hefti) - 5:00
  6. "Jumpin' at the Woodside" (Basie) - 3:34
  7. "One O'Clock Jump" (Basie) - 1:17
  8. "Shiny Stockings" (Frank Foster) - 5:05
  9. "Blue and Sentimental" (Basie, Mack David, Jerry Livingston) - 4:28
  10. "Every Tub" (Basie, Eddie Durham) - 2:55
  11. "Corner Pocket" (Green) - 5:56
  12. "The Kid from Red Bank" (Hefti) - 2:30
  13. "One O'Clock Jump" (Basie) - 1:31

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Kitora, R., Count Basie Discography, accessed November 15, 2015
  2. ^ Edwards, D. & Callahan, M. Dot Album Discography, Part 5: LPs 25852-26022, accessed November 16, 2015
  3. ^ a b Newsome, Jim. Standing Ovation – Review at AllMusic. Retrieved November 16, 2015.