Bill O'Connell's Chicago Skyliners Big Band - Contemporary Classics (Big Bands Greatest Hits)

Artist:
Bill O'Connell's Chicago Skyliners Big Band
Category:
Folk, World, & Country
Name:
Contemporary Classics (Big Bands Greatest Hits)
Quality:
FLAC, MP3
Label: Blue Birdland Records ‎– BBL 8593
Type: CD
Country: US
Date of released: 2005
Category: Jazz
Style: Big Band

Tracklist Hide Credits

1 In The Mood
Arranged By – Jeff TyzikWritten-By – Joe Garland
3:09
2 Thing's Ain't What They Used To Be
Arranged By – Dave LalamaWritten-By – Mercer Ellington
5:22
3 Mack The Knife
Arranged By – Sammy NesticoWritten-By – Kurt Weill
3:28
4 Who Can I Turn To?
Arranged By – Tom KubisWritten-By – Anthony Newley, Leslie Bricusse
4:30
5 Begin The Beguine
Arranged By – Bill HolmanWritten-By – Cole Porter
3:30
6 In A Mellow Tone
Arranged By – Oliver NelsonWritten-By – Duke Ellington
5:24
7 Star Dust
Arranged By – Dave WolpeWritten-By – Hoagy Carmichael
3:20
8 Which Craft
Composed By – Tom KubisWritten-By – Tom Kubis
5:42
9 Alright, Okay, You Win
Arranged By – Sammy NesticoWritten-By – Watts*, Wyche*
2:51
10 Fly Me To The Moon
Arranged By – Kirk GarrisonWritten-By – Bart Howard
3:09
11 Shiny Stockings
Arranged By – Sammy NesticoWritten-By – Frank Foster
5:04
12 April In Paris
Arranged By – Bob Lowden*Written-By – Vernon Duke
2:56
13 Opus One
Arranged By – Steve Wright Written-By – Sy Oliver
2:23
14 A String Of Pearls
Arranged By – Bob Lowden*Written-By – Jerry Gray
5:08
15 Sing Sing Sing
Arranged By – Fred WayneWritten-By – Louie Prima*
4:11
16 Take The "A" Train
Arranged By – Don SebeskyWritten-By – Billy Strayhorn
4:03

Companies, etc.

  • Recorded At – Solid Sound Studios, Hoffman Estates, IL

Credits

  • Alto Saxophone – Jon Irabagon
  • Alto Saxophone [Lead], Flute – Bill Horn
  • Baritone Saxophone – Chip Gdalman
  • Bass – Steve Hashimoto
  • Bass Trombone – Brad Payne
  • Conductor – Will Koch
  • Drums – Bill O'Connell
  • Engineer – John Towner
  • Piano – Reid Spears
  • Tenor Saxophone – Bob Frankich, Frank Catalano
  • Trombone – Matt McDonald (tracks: 1 to 5, 7, 9, 10, 12, 13, 15, 16), Mike Joyce (tracks: 6, 8, 11, 14, 16), Rich Moss (tracks: 6, 8, 11, 14), Tom Stark (tracks: 1 to 5, 7, 9, 10, 12, 13, 15)
  • Trombone [Lead] – Mike Joyce (tracks: 1 to 5, 7, 9, 10, 12, 13, 15), Rich Lapka* (tracks: 6, 8, 11, 14), Tom Stark (tracks: 16)
  • Trumpet – B J Levy (tracks: 1 to 10, 12 to 16), Ben Clark (tracks: 1 to 10, 12 to 16), Jim Peterson (tracks: 1 to 4, 6 to 10, 11, 13 to 16), Terry Connell (tracks: 2, 5, 11, 12)
  • Trumpet [Lead] – B J Levy (tracks: 11), Jim Peterson (tracks: 5, 12), Terry Connell (tracks: 1 to 4, 6 to 10, 13 to 16)
  • Vocals – Byron Woods (tracks: 9, 10)

Notes

Recorded at Solid Sound Studio, Hoffman Estates, IL July through December, 2000.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 7 53951 85931 8
  • SPARS Code: ADD