Jazz: 1968, July 5th (Big Band Tribute)

By: Newport Days

67 songs / 3:24:06

  1. 1 Count Basie and His Orchestra / Every Day I Have The… 00:46
  2. 2 Count Basie and His Orchestra / Cherry Red 02:23
  3. 3 Count Basie and His Orchestra / One O'Clock Jump 02:39
  4. 4 The Woody Herman Orchestra / Announcement by father … 01:21
  5. 5 The Woody Herman Orchestra / Blue Flame 00:48
  6. 6 The Woody Herman Orchestra / Band Intro By Andre Baruch 04:07
  7. 7 The Woody Herman Orchestra / Let's Dance 00:43
  8. 8 The Woody Herman Orchestra / Song Introduction 00:20
  9. 9 The Woody Herman Orchestra / Don't Be That Way 03:57
  10. 10 The Woody Herman Orchestra / I'm Getting Sentimental… 01:50
  11. 11 The Woody Herman Orchestra / Marie 03:07
  12. 12 The Woody Herman Orchestra / Moonlight Serenade 01:59
  13. 13 The Woody Herman Orchestra / In The Mood 04:54
  14. 14 The Woody Herman Orchestra / Song Introduction 00:37
  15. 15 The Woody Herman Orchestra / Tuxedo Junction 03:53
  16. 16 The Woody Herman Orchestra / Song Introduction 00:12
  17. 17 The Woody Herman Orchestra / Tipping In 03:12
  18. 18 The Woody Herman Orchestra / Song Introduction 01:32
  19. 19 The Woody Herman Orchestra / Amapola (incomplete) 00:38
  20. 20 The Woody Herman Orchestra / Green Eyes 01:38
  21. 21 The Woody Herman Orchestra / Nightmare 01:15
  22. 22 The Woody Herman Orchestra / Song Introduction 00:25
  23. 23 The Woody Herman Orchestra / Summit Ridge Drive 06:51
  24. 24 The Woody Herman Orchestra / Song Introduction 00:28
  25. 25 The Woody Herman Orchestra / Watermelon Man 07:26
  26. 26 The Woody Herman Orchestra / Free Again 04:27
  27. 27 The Woody Herman Orchestra / Uptight (Everything's A… 07:03
  28. 28 The Woody Herman Orchestra / Woodchopper's Ball 01:38
  29. 29 Charlie Barnet & The Duke Ellington Orchestra / Anno… 01:12
  30. 30 Charlie Barnet & The Duke Ellington Orchestra / Take… 01:54
  31. 31 Charlie Barnet & The Duke Ellington Orchestra / Song… 00:53
  32. 32 Charlie Barnet & The Duke Ellington Orchestra / Medl… 03:35
  33. 33 Charlie Barnet & The Duke Ellington Orchestra / Skyl… 03:44
  34. 34 Charlie Barnet & The Duke Ellington Orchestra / Song… 00:24
  35. 35 Charlie Barnet & The Duke Ellington Orchestra / Intr… 04:40
  36. 36 Charlie Barnet & The Duke Ellington Orchestra / Outro 01:29
  37. 37 Duke Ellington and His Orchestra / Band Introduction… 00:09
  38. 38 Duke Ellington and His Orchestra / Take The A Train … 00:30
  39. 39 Duke Ellington and His Orchestra / Ellington Announc… 00:45
  40. 40 Duke Ellington and His Orchestra / Take the A Train 04:48
  41. 41 Duke Ellington and His Orchestra / Song Introduction 00:16
  42. 42 Duke Ellington and His Orchestra / Sophisticated Lady 04:17
  43. 43 Duke Ellington and His Orchestra / Song Introduction 01:25
  44. 44 Duke Ellington and His Orchestra / The Biggest and B… 06:04
  45. 45 Duke Ellington and His Orchestra / Song Introduction 00:14
  46. 46 Duke Ellington and His Orchestra / Swamp Goo 04:48
  47. 47 Duke Ellington and His Orchestra / Song Introduction 00:28
  48. 48 Duke Ellington and His Orchestra / Up Jump 03:55
  49. 49 Duke Ellington and His Orchestra / Salome 04:04
  50. 50 Duke Ellington and His Orchestra / Song Introduction 00:13
  51. 51 Duke Ellington and His Orchestra / Passion Flower 04:35
  52. 52 Duke Ellington and His Orchestra / Things Ain't What… 03:19
  53. 53 Duke Ellington and His Orchestra / Satin Doll / Outro 02:10
  54. 54 Dizzy Gillespie Alumni Big Band / Announcements By G… 08:32
  55. 55 Dizzy Gillespie Alumni Big Band / Big Sur 05:41
  56. 56 Dizzy Gillespie Alumni Big Band / Con Alma 11:23
  57. 57 Dizzy Gillespie Alumni Big Band / Song Introduction … 00:44
  58. 58 Dizzy Gillespie Alumni Big Band / Ding A Ling 11:48
  59. 59 Dizzy Gillespie Alumni Big Band / Benny Carter Intro… 00:55
  60. 60 Dizzy Gillespie Alumni Big Band / Doozy 08:06
  61. 61 Dizzy Gillespie Alumni Big Band / Song Introduction 00:20
  62. 62 Dizzy Gillespie Alumni Big Band / I Can't Get Started 04:43
  63. 63 Dizzy Gillespie Alumni Big Band / Jordu 06:34
  64. 64 Dizzy Gillespie Alumni Big Band / Acknowledgment of … 00:38
  65. 65 Dizzy Gillespie Alumni Big Band / Angel City Blues 09:30
  66. 66 Dizzy Gillespie Alumni Big Band / 17 Mile Drive 03:33
  67. 67 Dizzy Gillespie Alumni Big Band / Bye Blues 01:39

Sit back, close your eyes, relax, and picture yourself in the beautiful surroundings of Newport, Rhode Island during the summer of 1968. Here is the entire day's worth of music from July 5th of that year, when Schlitz beer sponsored a Salute to Big Band concert, including performances by some of the biggest names in jazz like Count Basie, Duke Ellington, Woody Herman and Dizzy Gillespie. Please click on the Related Concerts links below to download any of the sets and for more detailed information about the performers and performances. Enjoy!