[78-L] Delayed response Re: Hamp's long Stardust solos

Doug Pomeroy audiofixer at verizon.net
Tue Aug 6 17:22:52 PDT 2013

There's an LP on Harmony (HL 32165 "Good Vibes") which features a very wide-stereo
recording of Hamp playing "Three Coins In The Fountain", the coda to which demonstrates
his effusive virtuosity very well - anyone who wants to hear an MP4 of this improvisation need 
only email me.

Doug Pomeroy
audiofixer at verizon.net

> Message: 14
> Date: Tue, 9 Jul 2013 17:12:17 -0700
> From: Cary Ginell <soundthink at live.com>
> Subject: Re: [78-L] Length of jazz recordings
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> You are right. Saved me a trip to the garage to confirm my off-the-top-of-my-pointed-head statement.
> Cary
> On Jul 9, 2013, at 4:55 PM, Julian Vein <julianvein at blueyonder.co.uk> wrote:
>> On 10/07/13 00:31, Cary Ginell wrote:
>>> There were many live sessions that were issued on 10-inch LPs that had extended performances. One of the most famous is the electrifying Lionel Hampton vibraphone solo on "The Man I Love," which was issued on the "Just Jazz" LP on Decca (DL-7013).
>>> Cary Ginell
>>> =======================
>> Actually, it was "Stardust". He took an even longer solo on a 1954 
>> version (Columbia), and just as inventive.
>>     Julian Vein

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