Johnny Varro Solo: The Two of Us
Arbors RecordsARCD: 19292
Musicians: Bob Wilber Ò clarinet and soprano saxophone and Paul Cheron«s Tuxedo Big Band from Toulouse, France
In this Volume Two follow up to the critically acclaimed Fletcher Henderson«s Unrecorded Arrangements for Benny Goodman (*****- Down Beat), Bob Wilber and the Tuxedo Big Band of Toulouse, France tackle more unrecorded arrangements by Henderson and by 14 more of Goodman«s best writers, in addition to a Wilber original. They once again capture the essence of Goodman«s style and sound but with their own fresh interpretations, making for the ultimate in big band swing.
Tuxedo Stomp, Blue Interlude, I«m Coming Virginia, All The Things You Are, I Want To Be Happy, Guess I«ll Go Back Home This Summer, Some of These Days, Ballad For Benny, Royal Garden Blues, Song of the Plow, I Know That You Know, Mendelssohn Mowed Down, Limehouse Blues, The Thrill Is Gone, Conversation, Clarinetta, Benny«s Bugle