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Hodges & Hines - Swing's Our Thing download mp3 album
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Swing's Our Thing
Released:
1968
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UK
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Swing's Our Thing is an album by American jazz saxophonist Johnny Hodges and pianist Earl Hines featuring performances recorded in 1967 and released on the Verve label. this is a notable obscurity from some of jazz's all-time greats".

Swing's Our Thing is an album by American jazz saxophonist Johnny Hodges and pianist Earl Hines featuring performances recorded in 1967 and released on the Verve label. All compositions by Johnny Hodges except as indicated.

John Keith "Johnny" Hodges (July 25, 1906 – May 11, 1970) was an American alto saxophonist, best known for his solo work with Duke Ellington's big band. He played lead alto in the saxophone section for many years, except the period between 1932–1946 when Otto Hardwick generally played first chair. Hodges was also featured on soprano saxophone, but refused to play soprano after 1946, when he was given the lead chair. He is considered one of the definitive alto saxophones players of the Big Band Era (alongside Benny Carter).

Johnny Hodges Swing's Our Thing Songs (Album).

All the great songs and lyrics from the "Swing's Our Thing" album ont he Web's largest and most authoritative lyrics resource. John Keith "Johnny" Hodges (July 25, 1906 – May 11, 1970) was an American alto saxophonist, best known for his solo work with Duke Ellington's big band.

Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 Open Ears
Arranged By – Jimmy HamiltonWritten-By – Hodges*
4:10
A2 Mean To Me
Arranged By – Jimmy HamiltonWritten-By – Ahlert*, Turk*
2:28
A3 Doll Valley
Arranged By – Tom WhaleyWritten-By – Whaley*
4:08
A4 Can A Moose Crochet?
Written-By – Johnny Hodges
2:58
A5 One Night In Trinidad
Written-By – Hines*
2:46
B1 Night Train To Memphis
Arranged By – Tom Whaley
3:40
B2 Bustin' With Buster
Arranged By – Jimmy Hamilton
3:24
B3 Over The Rainbow
Arranged By – Tom Whaley
2:27
B4 Do It Yourself
Arranged By – William "Cat" Anderson*
2:15
B5 The Cannery Walk
Written-By – Hines*
2:25

Credits

  • Alto Saxophone – Johnny Hodges
  • Art Direction – Dick Smith
  • Bass – Jerry Castleman
  • Clarinet, Tenor Saxophone – Jimmy Hamilton
  • Drums – Sam Woodyard
  • Engineer [Director Of Engineering] – Val Valentin
  • Piano – Earl "Fatha" Hines*
  • Producer – Esmond Edwards
  • Trombone – Buster Cooper
  • Trumpet – William "Cat" Anderson*

Notes

recorded November 13 &14, 1967

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (side A runout area code): 00 V6 8732 A P1968 F8 V A 1
  • Matrix / Runout (side B runout area code): 00 V6 8732 B P1968 F8 V A 1
  • Rights Society: GEMA

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
VLP 9219 Hodges* & Hines* Hodges* & Hines* - Swing's Our Thing ‎(LP, Album, Mono) Verve Records VLP 9219 UK 1968
V6 8732 Hodges* & Hines* Hodges* & Hines* - Swing's Our Thing ‎(LP, Album, Gat) Verve Records V6 8732 US 1968
V6/8732 Hodges* & Hines* Hodges* & Hines* - Swing's Our Thing ‎(LP) Verve Records V6/8732 France 1968