Count Basie  His Orchestra Arranged And Conducted By Oliver Nelson - Afrique
Jazz
Label: Philips ‎– 6369 408
Type: Vinyl, LP
Country: UK
Date of released: 1971
Category: Jazz
Style: Bop, Big Band, Swing
Genre: Jazz
Musician: Count Basie & His Orchestra
Album's name: Afrique
ZIP archive size: 1525

Count Basie His Orchestra Arranged And Conducted By Oliver Nelson - Afrique


Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 Step Right Up
Composed By – Oliver Nelson
A2 Hobo Flats
Composed By – Oliver Nelson
A3 Gypsy Queen
Composed By – Gabor Szabo
A4 Love Flower
Composed By – Albert Ayler
B1 Afrique
Composed By – Oliver Nelson
B2 Kilimanjaro
Composed By – Oliver Nelson
B3 African Sunrise
Composed By – Oliver Nelson
B4 Japan
Composed By – Pharaoh Sanders*

Credits

  • Alto Saxophone – Oliver Nelson (tracks: A1, A4)
  • Arranged By – Oliver Nelson
  • Bass – John B. Williams* (tracks: A2 to B4), Norman Keenan (tracks: A1)
  • Bongos – Sonny Morgan
  • Conductor – Oliver Nelson
  • Congas – Richard Pablo Landrum*
  • Drums – Harold Jones
  • Flute – Hubert Laws
  • Guitar – Freddie Green
  • Harmonica – Buddy Lucas (tracks: A2)
  • Marimba – Warren Smith (tracks: B1)
  • Piano – Count Basie
  • Producer – Bob Thiele
  • Saxophone – Bill Adkins, Bob Plater*, Cecil Payne, Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis (tracks: A2, A3, B), Eric Dixon
  • Tenor Saxophone – Bob Ashton* (tracks: A1, A4)
  • Trombone – Bill Hughes , John Watson, Sr.*, Melvin Wanzo*, Steven Galloway*
  • Trumpet, Flugelhorn – Paul Cohen, Pete Minger, George Cohn*, Waymon Reed

Notes

Recorded 12/22/70 & 12/23/70

"A Flying Dutchman Recording"

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
FD 10138 Count Basie & His Orchestra* Afrique ‎(LP, Album, Gat) Flying Dutchman FD 10138 US 1971
CL 42784 Count Basie & His Orchestra* Afrique ‎(LP, Album) RCA CL 42784 Germany 1979
6369 408 Count Basie & His Orchestra* Arranged & Conducted By Oliver Nelson Count Basie & His Orchestra* Arranged & Conducted By Oliver Nelson - Afrique ‎(LP, Album, Promo, Gat) Philips 6369 408 Europe 1971
74321796182 Count Basie & His Orchestra* Afrique ‎(CD) RCA 74321796182 Europe 2000
6369 408 Count Basie & His Orchestra* Arranged & Conducted By Oliver Nelson Count Basie & His Orchestra* Arranged & Conducted By Oliver Nelson - Afrique ‎(LP, Album, Gat) Philips 6369 408 Europe 1971