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High Society / Pete Fountain


Release Date: 07/29/2010 
Label:  Rca   Catalog #: 66070  
Composer:  Porter SteelePaul MaresShelton BrooksJim Smith,   ... 
Performer:  Roy ZimmermanHarry ShieldsGeorge GirardPete Fountain,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Notes and Editorial Reviews

Personnel: Pete Fountain (clarinet); Lester Bouchen (tenor saxophone); George Girard, Tony Almerico (trumpet); Santo Pecora, Jack Delaney (trombone); Harry Shields (clarinet); Roy Zimmerman (piano); Frank Frederico, Wes Buchanan (guitar); Phil Darice (bass); Roger Johnston, Paul Edwards (drums).

Producer: Pete Fountain.

Reissue producer: John Snyder.

Recorded in New Orleans, Louisiana on June 10 & 12, 1956.

Digitally remastered by Glen Kolotkin & James Nichols (1992, BMG Recording Studios, New York, New York).
Personnel: Pete Fountain (clarinet); Lester Bouchen (tenor saxophone); George Girard, Tony Almerico (trumpet); Santo Pecora, Jack Delaney (trombone); Harry Shields (clarinet); Roy Zimmerman (piano); Frank Frederico, Wes Buchanan (guitar); Phil Darice (bass); Roger Johnston, Paul Edwards (drums).

Producer: Pete Fountain.

Reissue producer: John Snyder.

Recorded in New Orleans, Louisiana on June 10 & 12, 1956.

Digitally remastered by Glen Kolotkin & James Nichols (1992, BMG Recording Studios, New York, New York).
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Works on This Recording

1.
High Society by Porter Steele
Performer:  Roy Zimmerman (Piano), Harry Shields (Clarinet), George Girard (Trumpet),
Pete Fountain (Clarinet), Santo Pecora (Trombone), Tony Almerico (Trumpet),
Jack Delaney (Trombone), Lester Bouchen (Tenor Saxophone), Frank Federico (Guitar),
Phil Darice (Double Bass), Roger Johnston (Drums), Paul Edwards (Drums),
Wes Buchanan (Guitar)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1901 
Date of Recording: 6/1956 
Venue:  New Orleans, Louisiana 
2.
Farewell Blues by Paul Mares
Performer:  Roy Zimmerman (Piano), Harry Shields (Clarinet), George Girard (Trumpet),
Pete Fountain (Clarinet), Santo Pecora (Trombone), Tony Almerico (Trumpet),
Jack Delaney (Trombone), Lester Bouchen (Tenor Saxophone), Frank Federico (Guitar),
Phil Darice (Double Bass), Roger Johnston (Drums), Paul Edwards (Drums),
Wes Buchanan (Guitar)
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 6/1956 
Venue:  New Orleans, Louisiana 
3.
Darktown Strutters' Ball by Shelton Brooks
Performer:  Roy Zimmerman (Piano), Harry Shields (Clarinet), George Girard (Trumpet),
Pete Fountain (Clarinet), Santo Pecora (Trombone), Tony Almerico (Trumpet),
Jack Delaney (Trombone), Lester Bouchen (Tenor Saxophone), Frank Federico (Guitar),
Phil Darice (Double Bass), Roger Johnston (Drums), Paul Edwards (Drums),
Wes Buchanan (Guitar)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1917 
Date of Recording: 6/1956 
Venue:  New Orleans, Louisiana 
4.
Ballin' The Jack by Jim Smith
Performer:  Roy Zimmerman (Piano), Harry Shields (Clarinet), George Girard (Trumpet),
Pete Fountain (Clarinet), Santo Pecora (Trombone), Tony Almerico (Trumpet),
Jack Delaney (Trombone), Lester Bouchen (Tenor Saxophone), Frank Federico (Guitar),
Phil Darice (Double Bass), Roger Johnston (Drums), Paul Edwards (Drums),
Wes Buchanan (Guitar)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1913 
Date of Recording: 6/1956 
Venue:  New Orleans, Louisiana 
5.
Muskrat Ramble by Edward "Kid" Ory
Performer:  Roy Zimmerman (Piano), Harry Shields (Clarinet), George Girard (Trumpet),
Pete Fountain (Clarinet), Santo Pecora (Trombone), Tony Almerico (Trumpet),
Jack Delaney (Trombone), Lester Bouchen (Tenor Saxophone), Frank Federico (Guitar),
Phil Darice (Double Bass), Roger Johnston (Drums), Paul Edwards (Drums),
Wes Buchanan (Guitar)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1926; USA 
Date of Recording: 6/1956 
Venue:  New Orleans, Louisiana 
6.
Twelfth Street Rag by Euday L. Bowman
Performer:  Roy Zimmerman (Piano), Harry Shields (Clarinet), George Girard (Trumpet),
Pete Fountain (Clarinet), Santo Pecora (Trombone), Tony Almerico (Trumpet),
Jack Delaney (Trombone), Lester Bouchen (Tenor Saxophone), Frank Federico (Guitar),
Phil Darice (Double Bass), Roger Johnston (Drums), Paul Edwards (Drums),
Wes Buchanan (Guitar)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1914; USA 
Date of Recording: 6/1956 
Venue:  New Orleans, Louisiana 
7.
Tin Roof Blues by Leon Roppolo
Performer:  Roy Zimmerman (Piano), Harry Shields (Clarinet), George Girard (Trumpet),
Pete Fountain (Clarinet), Santo Pecora (Trombone), Tony Almerico (Trumpet),
Jack Delaney (Trombone), Lester Bouchen (Tenor Saxophone), Frank Federico (Guitar),
Phil Darice (Double Bass), Roger Johnston (Drums), Paul Edwards (Drums),
Wes Buchanan (Guitar)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1923 
Date of Recording: 6/1956 
Venue:  New Orleans, Louisiana 
8.
Bill Bailey, Won't You Please Come Home by Hughie Cannon
Performer:  Roy Zimmerman (Piano), Harry Shields (Clarinet), George Girard (Trumpet),
Pete Fountain (Clarinet), Santo Pecora (Trombone), Tony Almerico (Trumpet),
Jack Delaney (Trombone), Lester Bouchen (Tenor Saxophone), Frank Federico (Guitar),
Phil Darice (Double Bass), Roger Johnston (Drums), Paul Edwards (Drums),
Wes Buchanan (Guitar)
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 6/1956 
Venue:  New Orleans, Louisiana 

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