The Singing Oyster - Stan Kenton - 3 Decades Of Big Band Development (Vinyl, LP)

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  • Stan Kenton, byname of Stanley Newcomb Kenton, (born Feb. 19, , Wichita, Kan., U.S.—died Aug. 25, , Los Angeles), American jazz bandleader, pianist, and composer who commissioned and promoted the works of many modern composer-arrangers and thrust formal education and big-band jazz together into what became the stage (or concert) band.
  • In , Stan Kenton recorded a piece called “Prologue: This is An Orchestra.” In the 10 minute work he introduces all the members of his jazz orchestra: the drummer, bassist, saxophonists, trumpet player, trombone, and bass trombone player. It is as good a portrait of a big band as any I know of.
  • Big band jazz. Title from disc label. Program notes in English by Michael Sparke, on insert. Credits: Compilation produced by Michael Sparke. Performer(s): Stan Kenton, piano, bandleader. Event notes: Recorded May October 3. Description: 1 audio disc: digital ; 4 3.
  • Daring, intellectual, powerful, the Stan Kenton Orchestra emerged in the s and 50s as a bold and sometimes controversial voice in the swing band genre, with a penchant for innovative.
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  • He formed his own band in and his band and style was known as “The Wall of Sound.” By the mids he dove into his interests with teaching progressive jazz education and sparked big band interests in high schools and colleges. Kenton toured with his bands all the way into the late s. Kenton died of a stroke August 25,
  • View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Vinyl release of Members Of The Stan Kenton Orchestra Salute Stan Kenton on Discogs. Label: Crown Records (2) - CLP ,Crown Records (2) - • Format: Vinyl LP, Album, Mono • Country: US • Genre: Jazz • Style: Big Band.

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