The Swinging Count !


1. Extended Blues

2. I Want A Little Girl
3. Oh, Lady Be Good
4. Song Of The Islands

5. Basie Beat
6. She's Funny That Way
7. Count's Organ Blues
8. K.C. Organ Blues
9. Blue And Sentimental
10. Stan Shorthair
11. As Long As I Live
12. Royal Garden Blues

Personnel ( on 1 ) : Count Basie (p), Oscar Peterson (org), Freddie Green (gt), Ray Brown (b), Gus Johnson (dr)

Location & Date : NY, Jul 26, 1952

Personnel ( on 2-12 ) : Count Basie And His Sextet
Count Basie (p), Freddie Green (gt), Gene Ramey (b), Buddy Rich (dr), Reunald Jones (tp on 2), Joe Newman (tp on 3,5-12), Henry Coker (tb on 2), Marshal Royal (cl on 2), Paul Quinichette (ts), Charlie Fawlkes (bs on 2)

Location & Date :
Fine Sound, NYC, Jul 26, 1952 (1)
Fine Sound, NYC, Dec 12, 1952 (2-4)
Fine Sound, NYC, Dec 13, 1952 (5-12)