Stan Getz – The Cool Sound of Stan Getz – Full Album 1958

Stan Getz – The Cool Sound of Stan Getz – Full Album
Released 2013-04-05 on Not Now Music

1. 00:00:00​ Stan Getz Blues for Mary Jane
2. 00:07:54​ Stan Getz There Will Never Be Another You
3. 00:17:15​ Stan Getz You’re Blase
4. 00:21:29​ Stan Getz Too Close for Comfort
5. 00:27:48​ Stan Getz Like Someone in Love
6. 00:34:19​ Stan Getz How About You?
7. 00:41:29​ Stan Getz Bengt’s Blues
8. 00:45:42​ Stan Getz Honeysuckle Rose
9. 00:49:56​ Stan Getz They Can’t Take That away from Me
10. 00:57:12​ Stan Getz Topsy
11. 01:03:54​ Stan Getz Like Someone in Love
12. 01:10:20​ Stan Getz Speak Low
13. 01:14:36​ Stan Getz Stockholm Street

Original Album Produced By Norman Granz
Recorded August 26th, 1958, Stockholm, Sweden
Originally Released On Verve Records (MGV-8331)

Personnel:
Stan Getz – Tenor Saxophone
Erik Nordstrom – Tenor Saxophone
Bjarne Nerem – Tenor Saxophone
Benny Bailey – Trumpet
Ake Persson – Trombone
Lars Gullin – Bars
Bengt Hallberg – Piano
Gunnar Johnson – Bass
William Schiopffe – Drums

Stan Getz:
Stan Getz (born Stanley Gayetski; February 2, 1927 – June 6, 1991) was an American jazz saxophonist. Playing primarily the tenor saxophone, Getz was known as “The Sound” because of his warm, lyrical tone, his prime influence being the wispy, mellow timbre of his idol, Lester Young. Coming to prominence in the late 1940s with Woody Herman’s big band, Getz is described by critic Scott Yanow as “one of the all-time great tenor saxophonists”. Getz performed in bebop and cool jazz groups. Influenced by João Gilberto and Antônio Carlos Jobim, he popularized bossa nova in America with the hit single “The Girl from Ipanema” (1964).

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