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More Swinging Sounds

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Released  1957
Label  Contemporary C3519
Artist  Shelly Manne
Producer  Lester Koenig
Length  40:32
More Swinging Sounds (1956)  My Fair Lady (1956)
Release date  1957
Genre  Jazz
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Recorded  July 16 and August 15 & 16, 1956 Contemporary Records Studio, Los Angeles, California
Similar  Swinging Sounds, Shelly Manne & His Friends, My Fair Lady, Bells Are Ringing, Concerto for Clarinet & Combo

More Swinging Sounds is a jazz album by drummer Shelly Manne's group Shelly Manne & His Men, recorded in 1956 and released on the Contemporary label. Early releases of the album were labelled Vol 5, indicating it was the fifth volume of recordings released by the group.



The Allmusic review by Scott Yanow states: "Shelly Manne deserves great credit for being continually open to new directions and fresh material while staying on his own singular path".

Track listing

  1. "Moose the Mooche" (Charlie Parker) - 7:27
  2. "The Wind" (Russ Freeman) - 5:02
  3. "Pint of Blues" (Charlie Mariano) - 9:49
  4. "Tommyhawk" (Johnny Mandel) - 4:18
  5. "Quartet (A Suite in Four Parts)" (Bill Holman) - 15:38


  • Shelly Manne - drums
  • Stu Williamson - trumpet, valve trombone
  • Charlie Mariano - alto saxophone
  • Russ Freeman - piano
  • Leroy Vinnegar - bass
  • References

    More Swinging Sounds Wikipedia