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Sammy Davis Jr. & The Count Basie Orchestra

Work Song


Performers Sammy Davis Jr. (vocals)
Count Basie Orchestra (piano)
- Count Basie (piano, leader)
- Al Aarons (trumpet)
- Sonny Cohn (trumpet)
- Wallace Davenport (trumpet)
- Joe Newman (trumpet)
- Snooky Young (trumpet)
- Henderson Chambers (Trombone)
- Henry Coker (Trombone)
- Bill Hughes (Trombone)
- Grover Mitchell (Trombone)
- Marshall Royal (clarinet, alto sax)
- Eric Dixon (tenor sax)
- Sal Nistico (tenor sax)
- Charlie Fowlkes (baritone sax)
- Frank Wess (saxophones)
- Freddie Green (guitar)
- Ray Brown (Double Bass)
- Sonny Payne (drums)
- Emil Richards (percussion)
Quincy Jones (leader)

Composers Nat Adderley Oscar Brown Quincy Jones

Date of recording 2 September 1964 - 5 September 1964


Our Shining Hour

Sammy Davis Jr., Count Basie Orchestra

Our Shining Hour

Record Label Verve / 837 446-2

Year of production 1991

1. My Shining Hour
4. Why Try To Change Me Now
5. Blues For Mr. Charlie
7. New York City Blues
8. You're Nobody Till Somebody Loves You
10. The Girl From Ipanema
11. Keepin' Out Of Mischief Now
12. Bill Basie Won't You Please Come Home