It wasn't until Buck Clayton made the European scene in 1949 that he had a chance to begin making records as a leader. Clayton cooked up 13 exceptionally fine tracks before heading back to New York. High Tide" was a modern notion of Count Basie's. Swingin' at Sundown" is immediately recognizable as "At Sundown," an old Walter Donaldson tune dating from the 1920s. Saxophonist Don Byas interacts busily with Clayton on "Who's Sorry Now" and the venerable "Sugar Blues.
Buck Clayton (born Wilbur Dorsey Clayton; Parsons, Kansas, November 12, 1911 – New York City, December 8, 1991) was an American jazz trumpet player who was a leading member of Count Basie’s "Old Testament" orchestra and a leader of mainstream-oriented jam session recordings in the 1950s.
Wilbur Dorsey "Buck" Clayton (November 12, 1911 – December 8, 1991) was an American jazz trumpet player who was a leading member of Count Basie's "Old Testament" orchestra and a leader of mainstream-oriented jam session recordings in the 1950s. His principal influence was Louis Armstrong. The Penguin Guide to Jazz says that he synthesi much of the history of jazz trumpet up to his own time, with a bright brassy tone and an apparently limitless facility for melodic improvisation.
Free download and listen Complete Jazz Series 1949 - 1953. Tracks count: 22. Views: 5. Buck Clayton - Don's Blues (10-10-49) 02:41. Buck Clayton - The Syncopated Clock (Sixty Minute Man) (09-?-51) 02:33. Buck Clayton - Blue Moon (02-18-53) 02:29.
Buck Clayton: все альбомы, включая All for You, Les idoles du Jazz : Buck Clayton, Vol. 1, The High And Mighty Hawk и другие. 2017 The Buck Clayton Swing Band Live in Greenwich Village, NYC, 1990. Coleman Hawkins, Sir Charles Thompson, Buck Clayton, Billy Butterfield.
From New York to Paris: 1944-1953. SongMeanings is a place for discussion and discovery.
|2||Swingin' At Sundown||2:46|
|3||Who's Sorry Now||2:32|
|5||Blues In First||3:07|
|6||Blues In Second||3:05|
|12||B.C And B.C||2:57|
|13||Sweet Georgia Brown||3:21|
|14||The World Is Waiting For The Sunrise||2:13|
|16||The Syncopated Clock (Sixty Minute Man)||2:31|
|18||I Want A Little Girl||2:25|
|20||Basic Organ Blues||5:47|