The Count !


1. New Basie Blues
2. Sure Thing
3. Why Not ?
4. Fancy Meeting You

5. Bootsie
6. Tom Whaley
7. Paradise Squat
8. Basie Talks( a.k.a. "Basie English" )
9. Hob Nail Boogie
10. Jack And Jill
11. Bunny
12. Cash Box

Personnel ( on 1-4 ) : Count Basie (p), Freddie Green (gt), Jimmy Lewis (b), Gus Johnson (dr), Charlie Shavers, Paul Campbell, Wendell Culley, Joe Newman (tp), Henry Coker, Benny Powell, Jimmy Wilkins (tb), Marshal Royal (as,cl), Ernie Wilkins (as,ts), Floyd Johnson, Paul Quinichette (ts), Charlie Fowlkes (bs)

Location & Date :
Fine Sound, NYC, Jan 19, 1952 (1-4)

Personnel ( on 5-12 ) : Count Basie (p), Freddie Green (gt), Jimmy Lewis (b), Gus Johnson (dr), Reunald Jones, Paul Campbell, Wendell Culley, Joe Newman (tp), Henry Coker, Benny Powell, Jimmy Wilkins (tb), Marshal Royal (as,cl), Ernie Wilkins (as,ts), Eddie 'Lockjaw' Davis, Paul Quinichette (ts), Charlie Fowlkes (bs)

Location & Date :
Fine Sound, NYC, Jul 22, 1952 (7-11)
Fine Sound, NYC, Jul 26, 1952 (5,6,12)