Count Basie, Lester Young & the Stars of Birdland

Count Basie

Count Basie
William "Count" Basie (August 21, 1904 – April 26, 1984) was an American jazz pianist, organist, bandleader, and composer. His mother first taught him piano and he started performing in his teens. Dropping out of school, he learned to operate lights for vaudeville and improvised to accompany silent… more »
1Theme: Lullaby of Birdland/Why Not?3:13 
2Basie Talks3:47 
3Jumpin' at the Woodside2:19 
4I'm Confessin' (That I Love You)2:30 
5Every Tub2:51 
6Every Day I Have the Blues5:11 
7Shake, Rattle & Roll3:03 
8Dinner With Friends7:09 
9Little Pony2:07 
10Easy Living4:11 
11Blues (I Still Think of Her)3:47 
12Blee Blop Blues2:40 
13'S Wonderful2:38 
14It's Easy to Remember3:26 
15East of the Sun (And West of the Moon)1:58 
16How Important Can It Be?3:04 
17That Old Devil Moon3:12 
18Idle Gossip3:53 
19Make Yourself Comfortable3:26 
21Chris Crossed2:24 
22The Come Back4:21 

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