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Billie Holiday At Jazz At The Philharmonic (Japanese paper sleeve edition)

CD (Item 670850) Verve (Japan), 1945/1946 — Condition: New Copy
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Some of the earliest Billie Holiday work for Verve Records – material recorded in a mid 40s Jazz At The Philharmonic session, already showing the great setting the label was able to allow! Billie's voice is wonderful – really coming into its own mature modes – and backing is by a small combo that features the excellent Willie Smith on alto, plus Milt Raskin on piano, and Red Callender on bass. Milt plays solo behind Billie on a classic reading of "Strange Fruit" – and other tracks include "Billie's Blues", "All Of Me", "Body & Soul", and "The Man I Love". (SHMCD pressing.)  © 1996-2014, Dusty Groove, Inc.


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