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Basie, [William]

bandleader, composer, piano, arranger, leader, organ, piano, vocals


born: 21 Aug 1904 Red Bank, New Jersey / state, USA Source: 1  

born: 21 Aug 1906 Source: 2,3  

died: 26 Apr 1984 Hollywood, California / state, USA Source: 1  
died: ------------ Hollywood, Florida / state, USA Source: 4  

date of Variety obit: 02 May 1984  
date of Variety obit: 02 May 1984  

The Music Sack has 1,056 items with information about [William] Basie
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 2001

Index of Artists

p. 855-906 In:
Cuscuna, Michael
Ruppli, Michel
The Blue Note label : a discography
Revised and expanded
Compiled by Michael Cuscuna and Michel Ruppli
Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press, 2001, 913 p.

Number of People : 5,313


 1999

Artist Index

p. 237-258 In:
MacKenzie, Harry
The directory of the Armed Forces Radio services series
Compiled by Harry Mackenzie
Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press, 1999

Number of People : 1,855


 1998

Index

The above item is part of :
Larkin, Colin
The encyclopedia of popular music
Third edition
New York: Macmillan, 1998, 8 v.

Number of People : 43,747


 1996

Reviews Paris Jazz Concert (CD)
Cadence 22:98-9 Feb 1996

Number of People : 1


 1996

Mancuso, Chuck
Popular music and the underground
Foundations of jazz, blues, country, and rock, 1900-1950
Dubuque, Iowa: Kendall/Hunt Publishing Company, 1996, 626 p.

Number of People : 288


 1996

CD reviews Count Basie and His Great Vocalists.
Jazztimes: 26:121 N6 1996

Number of People : 1


 1996

Neue CDs Count Basie Featuring Eddie Cleanhead Vinson.
Jazz Podium 45:96 Jul-Aug 1996

Number of People : 1


 1996

Reviews Live in Concert (CD)
Cadence 22:108-9 Feb 1996

Number of People : 1


 1996

[Artist Index]

The above item is part of :
Ruppli, Michel
The Decca labels. A discography. Volume 6
Record numerical listings & general artist index
Compiled by Michel Ruppli
Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press, 1996, 958 p.

Number of People : 10,351


 1996

African American composers

The above item is part of :
Horne, Aaron
Baker, David N.
Brass music of black composers : a bibliography
Compiled by Aaron Horne
Foreword by David N. Baker
Westport: Greenwood Press, 1996

Number of People : 262


 1996

CD reviews Count Basie & Sarah Vaughan.
Jazztimes: 26:117 N8 1996

Number of People : 1


 1996

Down Beat's 61st Annual Readers Poll
Down Beat 63:38 Dec 1996
       Note: Big Band

Number of People : 1


 1996

Video view Swingin' the Blues.
Jazz Journal International 49:11 Sep 1996

Number of People : 1


 1996

Rusch, Bob
Gene DiNovi interview
Cadence 22:5-17+ Oct 1996

Number of People : 1


 1996

Reissues Old Manuscripts : Broadcast Transcriptions, 1944-45 (CD)
Cadence 22:21-2 Feb 1996

Number of People : 1


 1996

Reissues Count Basie & Sarah Vaughan.
Cadence 22:38-9 Oct 1996

Number of People : 1


 1996

Rusch, Bob
Danny Bank interview
Cadence 22:5-21 Jul 1996

Number of People : 1


 1996

[Index of Names]

The above item is part of :
Bloom, Ken
American song
The complete musical theater companion: 1877-1995. Volume 2: T-Z and indexes
Second edition
New York: Schirmer Books, 1996, 2093 p.

Number of People : 24,881


 1996

Record reviews His Best Recordings 1936-1944.
Jazz Journal International 49:20-21 Aug 1996

Number of People : 1


 1995

Handy, D. Antoinette
Black conductors
By D. Antoinette Handy
Metuchen, N.J.: Scarecrow Press, 1995, 557 p.

Number of People : 54

More Details : (1 Section)


 1995

Videos Swingin' the Blues.
Mississippi Rag: 22:31 Sep 1995

Number of People : 1


 1995

Korall, Burt
Pop & jazz scene News and views
International Musician 94:10 Sep 1995
       Note: Grover Mitchell takes over leadership of the Count Basie band from Frank Foster

Number of People : 1


 1995

Reviews Fresno, CA, April 24, 1959.
Cadence 21:83 Jan 1995

Number of People : 1


 1995

Tracy, Sheila
Bands, booze and broads
Edinburgh: Mainstream Publishing, 1995, 319 p.

Number of People : 26

More Details : (2 Sections)


 1995

Record reviews Count Basie and His Orchestra 1943-45.
Jazz Journal International 48:17-18 Nov 1995

Number of People : 1


 1995

Neue CDs The Indispensable Count Basie.
Jazz Podium 44:78 Apr 1995

Number of People : 1


 1995

Stereoplays CD-Tips des Monats RCA Years in Complete
Stereoplay N4:134 Apr 1995
       port

Number of People : 1


 1995

Record reviews Featuring Ella Fitzgerald.
Jazz Journal International 48:33 Jun 1995

Number of People : 1


 1995

Record reviews The Bosses.
Living Blues N121:98-9 May-Jun 1995

Number of People : 1


 1995

Record reviews All Stars '54.
Jazz Journal International 48:19 Jan 1995

Number of People : 1


 1995

Giddins, Gary
Music Festival blues (JVC Jazz Festival) (Wynton Marsalis & Jon Faddis' Ellington vs. Basie concert)
Village Voice: 40:57+ Jul 18 1995

Number of People : 1


 1995

Crumpacker, Bunny
Crumpacker, Chick
Jazz legends
Bunny and Chick Crumpacker
Layton, Utah: Gibbs, Smith, 1995, 93 p.

Number of People : 22


 1995

Record reviews Count Basie and His Great Vocalists.
Jazz Journal International 48:21 Oct 1995

Number of People : 1


 1994

Record reviews Count Basie and His Orchestra : 1944.
Jazz Journal International 47:20-22 Dec 1994

Number of People : 1


 1994

Record reviews Basie/Eckstine Incorporated.
Jazz Journal International 47:17 Aug 1994

Number of People : 1


 1994

Record reviews The Golden Years Vol 1: 1937.
Jazz Journal International 47:20-22 Dec 1994

Number of People : 1


 1994

Sohmer, J.
Good mornin' blues
Down Beat 61:53-4 Mar 1994
       port

Number of People : 1


 1994

CD reviews The Complete Roulette Studio Recordings
Jazztimes: 24:60 N3 1994
       port

Number of People : 1


 1994

Korall, Burt
The great drummers of Count Basie
Modern Drummer 18:30-35+ Apr 1994
       port

Number of People : 1


 1994

Screentest Swingin' the Blues
Jazztimes: 24:45 N3 1994
       port

Number of People : 1


 1994

Record reviews The Golden Years Vol 3: 1940-44.
Jazz Journal International 47:20-22 Dec 1994

Number of People : 1


 1994

Freeman, D.
The classic interviews My biggest thrill? When Duke roared back: Basie
Down Beat 61:31 Feb 1994
       port

Number of People : 1


 1994

Record reviews The Indispensable.
Jazz Journal International 47:20-22 Dec 1994

Number of People : 1


 1994

Record reviews Count Basie Swings, Joe Williams Sings.
Jazz Journal International 47:21-2 May 1994

Number of People : 1


 1994

Neeld, D.
Mainstream jazz in a CD world
Coda Magazine: N254:11 Mar-Apr 1994
       Note: Fun Time

Number of People : 1


 1994

Record reviews The Golden Years Vol 2: 1938.
Jazz Journal International 47:20-22 Dec 1994

Number of People : 1


 1994

Record reviews Rock-a-Bye-Basie (1939)
Jazz Journal International 47:20 Apr 1994

Number of People : 1


 1994

Record reviews Jazz Masters 2.
Jazz Journal International 47:21-2 Dec 1994

Number of People : 1


 1994

Jazz Portraits Count Basie, Louis Armstrong, Billie Holiday
American Music Teacher 44:34 N2 1994
       Note: Ebook. Windows and Macintosh CD-ROM, 3 CDs

Number of People : 1


 1994

Summers, R.
Video critique Count Basie : Swingin' the Blues
Cadence 20:37+ Aug 1994
       Note: BMG Video

Number of People : 1


 1994

Record reviews Four to a Bar.
Jazz Journal International 47:20 Dec 1994

Number of People : 1


 1994

Classic reviews
Down Beat 61:85 Jul 1994
       cover port
       Note: February 24, 1954 issue

Number of People : 1


 1994

Record reviews The Complete Atomic Basie.
Jazz Journal International 47:23 Sep 1994

Number of People : 1


 1994

Monceaux, Morgan
Marsalis, Wynton
Jazz : my music, my people
By Morgan Monceaux
Foreword by Wynton Marsalis
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1994, 64 p.

Number of People : 38


 1994

Record reviews More Hits of the 50s and 60s.
Jazz Journal International 47:21-2 Dec 1994

Number of People : 1


 1994

Balen, Noel
L'odyssee du jazz
Paris: Liana Levi, 1994, 767 p.

Number of People : 93


 1994

Reissues This Time by Basie (CD)
Cadence 20:33-4 Jul 1994

Number of People : 1


 1994

Reviews Basie's Bag (CD)
Cadence 20:84 Sep 1994

Number of People : 1


 1994

Album reviews Basie/Eckstine Incorporated.
Crescendo & Jazz Music 31:26 N2 1994

Number of People : 1


 1994

Reissues Count Basie Swings Joe Williams Sings (CD)
Cadence 20:24-5 Sep 1994

Number of People : 1


 1994

Lewis, Anthony
Lewis, L.
Jeff Clayton interview
Cadence 20:15-20+ May 1994

Number of People : 1


 1994

Reissues The Complete Roulette Studio Count Basie (CD)
Cadence 20:37-8 Apr 1994

Number of People : 1


 1994

Matthews, P.B.
Junior Mance interview, part one
Cadence 20:5-25 Jul 1994

Number of People : 1


 1993

CD reviews Corner Pocket.
Jazztimes: 23:63 N2 1993

Number of People : 1


 1993

Reviews Count Basie : Jazzfest Masters (CD)
Cadence 19:93-4 Feb 1993

Number of People : 1


 1993

Record reviews Ain't Misbehavin
Jazz Journal International 46:22 May 1993

Number of People : 1


 1993

Giddins, Gary
WeatherBird A surprise banquet
The JVC Jazz Festival triumphs against the odds
Village Voice: 38:61+ Jul 13 1993
       Note: Orchestra conducted by Frank Foster

Number of People : 1


 1993

Record reviews The Count at the Chatterbox.
Jazz Journal International 46:20 Jul 1993

Number of People : 1


 1993

Ryan, H.J.
Rusch, Bob
Jake Hanna interview, part one
Cadence 19:5-12 May 1993

Number of People : 1


 1993

Jazz Giants

p. 92 In:
Fordham, John
Jazz
London: A Dorling Kindersley Book, 1993, 216 p.

Number of People : 20


 1993

Reviews Live at Morocco (Orchestra) (CD)
Cadence 19:91 Feb 1993

Number of People : 1


 1993

Record reviews Live at Orchestral [sic] Hall, Detroit
Jazz Journal International 46:33-4 Aug 1993
       Note: Orchestra

Number of People : 1


 1993

Screen test Born to Swing : the Count Basie Alumni
Jazztimes: 23:50 N2 1993
       Note: Rhapsody

Number of People : 1


 1993

CD reviews 1 o'clock jump.
Jazztimes: 23:63 N2 1993

Number of People : 1


 1993

Schallplattenbesprechungen Shoutin' Blues.
Jazz Podium 42:79 Sep 1993

Number of People : 1


 1993

Record reviews One O'Clock Jump.
Jazz Journal International 46:22+ May 1993

Number of People : 1


 1993

Best of Readers Poll 1992
Jazztimes: 23:56 N1 1993
       Note: best groups--big band vocal group

Number of People : 1


 1993

Schallplattenbesprechungen Live at El Morocco
Jazz Podium 42:63 Apr 1993
       Note: Orchestra

Number of People : 1


 1993

Reviews 1963 Live Guard Sessions (CD)
Cadence 19:83-4 Jan 1993

Number of People : 1


 1993

Artist Index

The above item is part of :
Ruppli, Michel
Novitsky, Ed
The Mercury labels : a discography
Compiled by Michel Ruppli and Ed Novitsky
Vol. V: record and artist indexes
Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press, 1993, 882 p.

Number of People : 9,175


 1993

Schallplattenbesprechungen The Cream of Count Basie : Vol. 1.
Jazz Podium 42:75 Jun 1993

Number of People : 1


 1993

Record reviews Featuring Anita O'Day.
Jazz Journal International 46:26 Sep 1993

Number of People : 1


 1993

Megill, Donald D.
Demory, Richard S.
Introduction to jazz history
3rd edition
By Donald D. Megill and Richard S. Demory
Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey: Prentice Hall, 1993, 337 p.

Number of People : 37


 1993

CD reviews Shoutin' Blues.
Jazztimes: 23:76 N9 1993

Number of People : 1


 1993

Record reviews The Essential.
Jazz Journal International 46:26 Oct 1993

Number of People : 1


 1993

Reviews Live! (CD)
Cadence 19:90-91 Feb 1993

Number of People : 1


 1993

Down Beat's 41st Annual International Critics Poll
Down Beat 60:28 Aug 1993
       Note: Big Band

Number of People : 1


 1993

Record reviews Live at Brant Inn, Lake Ontario, Canada
Jazz Journal International 46:13 Aug 1993
       Note: Orchestra

Number of People : 1


 1993

Down Beat's 58th Annual Readers Poll
Down Beat 60:22 Dec 1993
       Note: Jazz Big Band

Number of People : 1


 1992

Rounding up reviews Volume 2, 1930-1932.
Iajrc Journal 25:66+ N1 1992

Number of People : 1


 1992

Reissues The Complete Roulette Live Recordings (CD)
Cadence 18:21-2 Apr 1992

Number of People : 1


 1992

Record reviews Count Basie and His Orchestra.
Jazz Journal International 45:18-19 Apr 1992

Number of People : 1


 1992

Record reviews The Cream : Volume One.
Jazz Journal International 45:19 Apr 1992

Number of People : 1


 1992

Record reviews Volume 2 1930-1932 Bennie Moten's Kansas City Orchestra.
Jazz Journal International 45:20 Oct 1992

Number of People : 1


 1992

Rounding up reviews Fun Time.
Iajrc Journal 25:54 N1 1992

Number of People : 1


 1992

McDonough, J.
Basic Basie
Down Beat 59:51-2 Nov 1992
       port

Number of People : 1


 1992

CD reviews The Complete Roulette Live Recordings (1959-1962)
Jazztimes: 22:59-60 N2 1992

Number of People : 1


 1992

CD reviews The Complete Decca Recordings.
Jazztimes: 22:79-80 N6 1992

Number of People : 1


 1992

Record reviews Count Basie and His Orchestra 1944 & 1945.
Jazz Journal International 45:22 Nov 1992

Number of People : 1


 1992

Record reviews The Best of the Roulette Years.
Jazz Journal International 45:20-21 Mar 1992

Number of People : 1


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