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GEORGE LEWIS - On Stage and At Newport

GEORGE LEWIS - On Stage and At Newport
£12.99
CD / Product Number: URCD224

George Lewis On Stage was recorded in July 1956 and features 12 tracks where Lewis is joined by Thomas Jefferson, Bob Thomas, Alton Purnell, Alcide 'Slow Dog' Pavageau and Joe Watkins.
George Lewis At Newport was recorded in July 1957 with similar personnel except Jack Willis replaces Thomas Jefferson, and Joe Robichaux replaces Alton Purnell. These 5 great tracks complete the album - 64 glorious minutes of Lewis at his best!

Description

Tracks 1-12 George Lewis On Stage
Tracks 13-17 George Lewis At Newport

1. South Rampart Street Parade
2. Sugar Blues
3. Shine
4. Yes Sir, That's My Baby
5. Sweet Sue
6. On A Coconut Island
7. Chinatown My Chinatown
8. Nobody's Sweetheart Now
9. Dinah
10. Swing A Lullaby
11. Should I?
13. Intro - Basin Street Blues
14. Bourbon Street Parade
15. Tin Roof Blues
16. Royal Garden Blues
17. That's A Plenty

Reviews of This Recording

'This obviously will be a must for all Lewis fans, though might appeal to anyone with an ear for sturdy, high energy, good time jazz.' Sally Ann Worsfield - The Jazz Rag Winter 2009