Bill Holman and His Big Band - Speak Low (1960) Personnel: Al Porcino, Ray Triscari, Conte Candoli, Lee Katzman (trumpet), Vince DeRosa, John Cave (french horn), Frank Rosolino, Lew McCreary (trombone), Ken Shroyer (bass-trombone), Joe Maini, Charlie Kennedy (alto sax), Bill Holman (tenor sax, arrange), Richie Kamuca, Bill Perkins (tenor sax), Jack Nimitz (baritone sax), Jimmy Rowles (piano), Joe Mondragon (bass), Mel Lewis (drums) from the album 'BILL HOLMAN'S GREAT BIG BAND!' (Capitol Records)
Bill Holman speaks about writing for singers, big bands and celebrated jazz soloists. He describes his writing process and establishing a reputation in the music business. Use of these materials by other parties is subject to the fair use doctrine in United States copyright law (Title 17, Chapter 1, para. 107) which allows use for commentary, criticism, news reporting, research, teaching or scholarship without requiring permission from the rights holder. Any use that does not fall within fair use must be cleared with the rights holder. Use of these materials by other parties is subject to the fair use doctrine in United States copyright law (Title 17, Chapter 1, para. 107) which allows use for commentary, criticism, news reporting, research, teaching or scholarship without requiring permission from the rights holder. Any use that does not fall within fair use must be cleared with the rights holder. For assistance, please contact the Fillius Jazz Archive, Hamilton College, 198 College Hill Road, Clinton, NY 13323.
Bill Holman Band: Bill Holman (conductor, tenor saxophone); Bob Militello (soprano & alto saxophones, flute, clarinet); Lanny Morgan (soprano & alto saxophones, flute); Bob Cooper, Dick Mitchell (soprano & tenor saxophones, flute); Bob Efford (baritone saxophone, bass clarinet); Carl Saunders, Frank Szabo, Don Rader, Bob Summers (trumpet, flugelhorn); Jack Redmond, Bob Enevoldsen, Rick Culver (trombone); Pete Beltran (bass trombone); Rick Eames (piano); Barry Zweig (guitar); Bruce Lett (bass); Jeff Hamilton (drums).Recorded at Capitol Studios, Hollywood, California on November 30 & December 1, 1987.
Bill Holman's Great Big Band Capitol Records US 1960 00:00 A1 Shadrack (B.Holman) 03:42 A2 The Moon Is Blue (Herschel Burke Gilbert,S.Fine) 07:47 A3 Quickstep (B.Holman) 11:43 A4 In A Sentimental Mood (Ellington,Mills,Kurtz) 15:22 A5 Stereoso (B.Holman) 17:50 A6 June Is Busting Out All Over (R.Rodgers) 20:38 B1 Old Man River (J.Kern) 24:47 B2 Lush Life (B.Strayhorn,D.Ellington) 29:08 B3 Spinuet (B.Hollman) 33:28 B4 Speak Low (K.Weill,O.Nash) 37:32 B5 The Gentleman Is A Dope (B.Hollman) Alto Saxophone – Charlie Kennedy, Joe Maini Arranged By, Leader, Tenor Saxophone – Bill Holman Baritone Saxophone – Jack Nimitz Bass – Joe Mondragon Drums – Mel Lewis French Horn – John Cave (tracks: A1, A4, B2, B5), Vince De Rosa(tracks: A1, A4, B2, B5) Piano – Jimmy Rowles Tenor Saxophone – Bill Perkins, Richie Kamuca Trombone – Frank Rosolino, Kenny Shroyer, Lew McCreary, Vern Friley (tracks: A2, A3, A5 to B1, B3, B4) Trumpet – Al Porcino, Conte Candoli, Lee Katzman, Ray Triscari recorded june 29,1960 - july 1,1960
The Bill Holman Band - Lighhtnin' 1995 from the album A View From The Side
This clip is from a Nov.1985 charity concert for the Royal School for the Blind given at the Royal Festival hall London, Bill Holman is conducting the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra.
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Bill Holman conducting the Metropole Orkest on his original composition "No Joy in Mudville" in performance at the Bimhuis, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 2000.
I do NOT make any money posting this. I am sharing with the world RARE jazz albums that are either sadly OUT OF PRINT or NOT available in most places. Featuring Lanny Morgan Pete Beltran-Trombone (Bass) Bob Cooper-Flute, Sax (Soprano), Sax (Tenor) Rick Culver-Trombone Bob Efford-Clarinet (Bass), Sax (Baritone) Bob Enevoldsen-Trombone Jeff Hamilton-Drums, Guest Artist Bill Holman-Leader, Sax (Tenor) Bruce Lett-Bass Bobby Militello-Clarinet, Flute, Guest Artist, Sax (Alto), Sax (Soprano) Dick Mitchell-Flute, Sax (Soprano), Sax (Tenor) Lanny Morgan-Flute, Sax (Alto), Sax (Soprano) Don Rader-Flugelhorn, Trumpet Jack Redmond-Trombone Carl Saunders-Flugelhorn, Trumpet Bob Summers -Flugelhorn, Trumpet Frank Szabo-Flugelhorn, Trumpet Barry Zweig-Guitar
Bill Holman titled this one after the signs which used to be in the old-time dance halls around the country. Written in the '50's for Maynard's Birdland Dream Band, this chart is a laid back, swinging tune, with a roaring ensemble section near the end. Blowing space for trombone and tenor. Available at sierramusic.com.