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  1. The album was released at first with the title Basie Swings, Bennett Sings as SR, featuring a different cover and track order. William Ruhlmann of Allmusic wrote "The band raves through tunes like "With Plenty Of Money And You," and Bennett matches them, drawing strength from the bravura arrangements, while band and singer achieve a.
  2. And the rhythm section, with Freddie Green, Eddie Jones, Gus Johnson, and the Count, was unique in the big band field. Blazing power and a zest for blowing was how one critic described Basies band of distinction. In it was voted the worlds top jazz band .
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  4. Count Basie - Band of Distinction music CD album at CD Universe, Basie set about building a new band in '51, teaming veterans with many young unknowns, His orchestra.
  5. Apr 17,  · Synopsis. Count Basie was born on August 21, , in Red Bank, New Jersey. A pianist, he played vaudeville before eventually forming his own big band and helping to define the era of swing with.
  6. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Vinyl release of Basie Big Band on Discogs. Label: Pablo Records - • Format: Vinyl LP, Album • Country: UK • Genre: Jazz • Style: Big Band/5(4).
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  8. about. Count Basie was among the most important bandleaders of the swing era. With the exception of a brief period in the early '50s, he led a big band from until his death almost 50 years later, and the band continued to perform after he died.

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