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THE FULL MONTY SUNSHINE

THE FULL MONTY SUNSHINE
£12.99
CD / Product Number: URCD184

Monty Sunshine with his distinctive white mouthpiece and sardonic repartee has been a key figure in British jazz for more than half a century. This CD features two Sunshine line-ups recorded at different periods in different countries, both reflecting the band's renowned dynamic approach. BBC recordings from 1961 and 1962 plus NDR recordings from 1967. Personnel include Monty Sunshine, clarinet Rod Mason, trumpet, Graham Stewart, trombone, Johnny Parker, piano, Dickie Bishop, banjo, guitar, Jerry Salisbury, bass and tuba, Nick Nicholls, drums, Beryl Bryden, vocal and washboard

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THE FULL MONTY SUNSHINE

Excellent quality recording. BBC broadcasts 1961 and 1962 and also NDR, Germany 1967. Some variation in personnel - 13.7.1961 BBC - Tracks 1-6 and 15-19 - MONTY SUNSHINE JAZZ BAND Monty Sunshine, clarinet Rod Mason, trumpet, Graham Stewart, trombone, Johnny Parker, piano, Dickie Bishop, banjo, guitar, Jerry Salisbury, bass and tuba, Nick Nicholls, drums, Beryl Bryden, vocal and washboard - 14.6.1962 BBC - Tracks 7-9 - as above, but Graham Stewart, vocal and George Melly, vocal - 3.4.1967 NDR - Monty Sunshine, clarinet, Ian Hunter-Randall, trumpet, Charlie Galbraith, trombone, Barney Bates, piano, Duncan Chalmers, banjo, Ron Russell, string bass, Geoff Downes, drums

1. 1919 Rag
2. I Keep Calling Your Name
3. Young Man Blues voc Beryl Bryden
4. Ory’s Creole Trombone
5. Down Home Rag
6. Dr Jazz vocwashboard Beryl Bryden, Jerry Salisbury tuba
7. Manhattan Blues
8. Cakewalkin’ Babies voc George Melly
9. Bye and Bye voc Graham Stewart
10. Just A Closer Walk With Thee
11. Saratoga Swing
12. Willie The Weeper
13. Gatemouth
14. Undecided
15. Rosetta
16. The Old Rugged Cross
17. St Philip Street Breakdown
18. Hushabye
19. Burgundy Street Blues