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Johnny Come Lately - Johnny Hodges And The Ellington Men* - The Big Sound (Vinyl, LP, Album)

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  1. Directed by William K. Howard. With James Cagney, Grace George, Marjorie Main, Marjorie Lord. Newspaper man wanders about and helps older woman save her paper.
  2. Johnny Hodges and his alto sax speak with trademark elegance and eloquence part and parcel of having been with the Duke Ellington Orchestra in its most celebrated days. The sides included come from three of Hodges' classic albums: "Ellingtonia '56," "Duke's in Bed" and "The Big Sound," and the formations range from large combo units to the full 5/5(6).
  3. Find album reviews, stream songs, credits and award information for The Big Sound - Ellington Men, Johnny Hodges on AllMusic - - No surprises, but the session was as good as one.
  4. This is a classic session from Verve featuring Duke's band without Duke and under the baton of Johnny Hodges. If you like thrilling, heart-pounding big band jazz then do not hesitate. Hodges is in fine form, as is Cat Anderson, Harry Carney and all the other usual suspects/5(3).
  5. Dec 19,  · Duke Ellington and his orchestra in concert Solo for Johnny Hodges. This is the year before he died. The songs Black Butterfly Things ain't what they used to be. and Laying on mellow.
  6. Jul 22,  · This time one welcomes all 6 Ellington tunes because Wild Bill injects new alchemy into each one. The difference on this album being the choice of some less-familiar Duke like "Johnny Come Lately" from (on which Hodges didn't solo). But the outstanding track is "On Green Dolphin Street".5/5(7).
  7. Johnny Hodges And The Ellington Men: Johnny Hodges And The Ellington Men - The Big Sound ‎ (LP, Album, Mono, RE) Verve Records: V US: Unknown: Johnny Hodges And The Ellington Men: Johnny Hodges And The Ellington Men - The Big Band Sound Of Johnny Hodges ‎ (LP, Album, RE) Verve Records: UK: Unknown: Johnny.
  8. Label: Columbia - 33CX • Series: Clef Series • Format: Vinyl LP, Album, Stereo • Country: UK • Genre: Jazz, Blues • Style: Big Band Johnny Hodges And The Ellington Men* - The Big Sound (, Vinyl) | Discogs5/5(2).
  9. What a nice collection of Johnny Hodges' latter day, small group session work! Most importantly, the Jeep is sounding in top form on all these tracks. The other musicians play well and lovingly for their leader. There is a big variety of lineups here, and they do not sound much like the earlier small band sessions on Verve.5/5(2).

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