Rendezvous With Kenton

LABEL Capitol

NO. 932

FORMAT 12" Record

PRODUCER Lee Gillette

LOCATION Rendezvous Ballroom, Balboa Beach, California

RECORDING DATES
7-10 October 1957

Tracks

1. With The Wind and the Rain In Your Hair (Jack Lawrence & Clara Edwards)
arr. by Joe Coccia
solo: Noto (tp)

2.
Memories of You (Eubie Blake & Andy Razaf)
arr. by Joe Coccia
solo: Larsen (tb)

3.
These Things You Left Me (Sidney Lippman & Harold Dickinson)
arr. by Joe Coccia
solos: Niehaus (as) Katzman (tp)

4.
Two Shades of Autumn (Joe Coccia)
arr. by Joe Coccia
solos: Perkins (ts) Niehaus (as)

5.
They Didn’t Believe Me (Jerome Kern & Otto Harbach)
arr. by Joe Coccia
solo: Noto (tp)

6.
Walkin’ By The River (Una Mae Carlisle & Robert Sour)
arr. by Joe Coccia
solo: (tp) Perkins (ts)

7.
High On A Windy Hill (Joan Whitney & Alex Kramer)
arr. by Joe Coccia
solo: LeCoque (tb)

8.
Love Letters (Victor Young & Edward Heyman)
arr. by Joe Coccia
solo: Niehaus (as)

9.
I Get Along Without You Very Well (Hoagy Carmichael)
arr. by Joe Coccia
solo: Leddy (tp)

10.
Desiderata (Joe Coccia)
arr. by Joe Coccia
solo: Shroyer (b-tb)

11.
This Is No Laughing Matter (Al Frisch & Van Loman & Martin Block)
arr. by Joe Coccia
solo: Perkins (ts)

12.
I See Your Face Before Me (Arthur Schwartz & Howard Dietz)
arr. by Joe Coccia
solo: Noto (tp)

Personnel

Alto sax
Lennie Niehaus
Tenor sax
Bill Perkins
Wayne Dunstan
Bari sax
Bill Robinson
Steve Perlow
Trumpet
Ed Leddy
Billy Catalano
Sam Noto
Lee Katzman
Phil Gilbert
Trombone
Kent Larsen
Archie LeCoque
Don Reed
Jim Amlotte (b-tb)
Kenny Shroyer (b-tb)
Piano
Stan Kenton
Bass
Red Kelly
Drums
Jerry McKenzie

Page one of Coccia's score to "Walkin' by the River."

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From the University of North Texas Stan Kenton Archive

Mark Gardner. "Record Review: Rendezvous with Kenton." Jazz Journal. April 1963: 33.
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G L. "Record Review: Rendezvous with Kenton." Jazz Journal. May 1958: 27.
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