Shorty Rogers And His Giants - The Big Shorty Rogers Express


  • Singer: Shorty Rogers And His Giants
  • Album's title: The Big Shorty Rogers Express
  • Genre: Jazz
  • Label: RCA Victor ‎– LPM-1350
    Type: Vinyl, LP, Album, Mono
    Country: Canada
    Date of released: 1956
    Category: Jazz
    Style: Cool Jazz
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  • Size MP3 ZIP: 1805 mb
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Shorty Rogers And His Giants - The Big Shorty Rogers Express

Tracklist

A1 Blue Express
A2 Pink Squirrel
A3 Coop De Graas
A4 Infinity Promenade
A5 Short Stop
A6 Boar-Jibu
B1 Pay The Piper
B2 Home With Sweets
B3 Tale Of An African Lobster
B4 Contours
B5 Chiquito Loco
B6 Sweetheart Of Sigmund Freud

Credits

  • Bass – Curtis Counce (tracks: A3 to A6, B3 to B6), Ralph Pena* (tracks: A1, A2, B1, B2)
  • Drums – Shelly Manne (tracks: A3 to A6, B3 to B6), Stan Levey (tracks: A1, A2, B1, B2)
  • French Horn – John Graas
  • Piano – Lou Levy (tracks: A1, A2, B1, B2), Marty Paich (tracks: A3 to A6, B3 to B6)
  • Saxophone [Alto] – Charlie Mariano (tracks: A1, A2, B1, B2)
  • Saxophone [Alto], Saxophone [Baritone] – Bud Shank
  • Saxophone [Alto], Saxophone [Tenor], Saxophone [Baritone] – Art Pepper
  • Saxophone [Baritone] – Bob Cooper (tracks: A3 to A6, B3 to B6)
  • Saxophone [Tenor] – Bill Holman (tracks: A1, A2, B1, B2), Jack Montrose (tracks: A1, A2, B1, B2)
  • Saxophone [Tenor], Saxophone [Baritone] – Jimmy Giuffre
  • Trombone – Bob Enevoldsen (tracks: A1, A2, B1, B2), Frank Rosolino (tracks: A1, A2, B1, B2), George Roberts (tracks: A1, A2, B1, B2), Harry Betts (tracks: A3 to A6, B3 to B6), John Halliburton (tracks: A3 to A6, B3 to B6), Milt Bernhart
  • Trumpet – Conrad Gozzo (tracks: A3 to A6, B3 to B6), Conte Candoli (tracks: A1, A2, B1, B2), Harry Edison (tracks: A1, A2, B1, B2), John Howell (tracks: A3 to A6, B3 to B6), Maynard Ferguson, Pete Candoli
  • Trumpet, Arranged By – Shorty Rogers
  • Tuba – Gene Englund (tracks: A3 to A6, B3 to B6), Paul Sarmento (tracks: A1, A2, B1, B2)

Notes

Original Canadian deep-groove pressing. Black label with RCA VICTOR at top, dog logo under it, and "Long [33 1/3] Play" at bottom.

Tracks A3 to A6 recorded in Los Angeles, March 26, 1953.
Tracks B3 to B6 recorded in Los Angeles, April 2, 1953.
Tracks A1, A2, B1, B2 recorded in Los Angeles, July 5, 1956.

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
LPM-1350 Shorty Rogers And His Giants The Big Shorty Rogers Express ‎(LP, Album, Mono) RCA Victor LPM-1350 US 1956
RGP-1083(M) Shorty Rogers And His Giants The Big Shorty Rogers Express ‎(LP, Album, Mono) RCA Camden RGP-1083(M) Japan 1973
FXL 1 7234 Shorty Rogers Blues Express ‎(LP, Album, RE, Gat) RCA FXL 1 7234 France Unknown
FXL 1 7234 Shorty Rogers Blues Express ‎(LP, Album, RE, Gat) RCA FXL 1 7234 France Unknown
74321 18519 2 Shorty Rogers And His Giants The Big Shorty Rogers Express ‎(CD, Album) RCA Victor 74321 18519 2 Europe 1994




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