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HAMPTON, Lionel: Air Mail Special (1937-1946)


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HAMPTON, Lionel: Air Mail Special (1937-1946)

Hampton, Lionel

  Hampton Stomp
1.   Hampton Stomp 00:03:18
  My Last Affair
2.   My Last Affair 00:02:41
  Drum Stomp (Crazy Rhythm)
3.   Drum Stomp (Crazy Rhythm) 00:03:14

Morton, Jelly Roll

  Shoe Shiner's Drag
4.   Shoe Shiner's Drag 00:03:30

Calloway, Cab / Froeba, Fred

  The Jumpin' Jive (Jim Jam Jump)
5.   The Jumpin' Jive (Jim Jam Jump) 00:03:22

Carter, Benny / Williams, Spencer

  When Lights Are Low
6.   When Lights Are Low 00:02:19

Gay, Byron / Hellman, Marco H.
Hart, Clyde, arranger(s)

  Four Or Five Times
7.   Four Or Five Times 00:02:54

Hampton, Lionel

  Central Avenue Breakdown
8.   Central Avenue Breakdown 00:03:09
  Jack The Bellboy
9.   Jack The Bellboy 00:02:56

Carpenter, Charles / Dunlap, Louis / Wilson, Quinn

  Blue Because Of You
10.   Blue Because Of You 00:03:03

Young, Victor / Crosby, Bing

  A Ghost Of A Chance
11.   A Ghost Of A Chance 00:03:01

Hampton, Lionel

  Martin On Every Block
12.   Martin On Every Block 00:02:56
  Pig Foot Sonata
13.   Pig Foot Sonata 00:03:10

Ashby, Irving / Hampton, Lionel

14.   Altitude 00:03:07

Hampton, Lionel

  Bouncing At The Beacon
15.   Bouncing At The Beacon 00:03:29

Shivers, Bernard / Neal, Gladys

  Chasin' With Chase
16.   Chasin' With Chase 00:03:05

Fascinato, Jack / Elliott, John M.

  Three-Quarter Boogie
17.   Three - Quarter Boogie 00:02:42

Hampton, Lionel / Buckner, Milton

  Hamp's Boogie-Woogie
18.   Hamp's Boogie - Woogie 00:03:26

Hampton, Lionel

  Beulah's Boogie
19.   Beulah's Boogie 00:03:20

Goodman, Benny / Christian, Charlie / Mundy, Jimmy

  Air Mail Special
20.   Air Mail Special 00:06:22

Total Playing Time: 01:05:04

Ashby, Irving; Buckner, Milton; Calloway, Cab; Carpenter, Charles; Carter, Benny; Christian, Charlie; Crosby, Bing; Dunlap, Louis; Elliott, John M.; Fascinato, Jack; Froeba, Fred; Gay, Byron; Goodman, Benny; Hampton, Lionel; Hellman, Marco H.; Morton, Jelly Roll; Mundy, Jimmy; Neal, Gladys; Shivers, Bernard; Williams, Spencer; Wilson, Quinn; Young, Victor

Hart, Clyde

Lionel Hampton Orchestra

Hampton Rhythm Boys; Lionel Hampton Sextet

Forrest, Helen; Hampton, Lionel

Label: Naxos Jazz Legends

Genre: Nostalgia

Period: 20th Century

Catalogue No: 8.120651

Barcode: 636943265123

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Not available in the United States due to possible copyright restrictions

Physical Release: 05/2005

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