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Best From The West - Modern Sounds From California, Vol. 2

Various Artists

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1.1
Van Nuys Indeed
Conte Candoli; John Graas; Charlie Mariano; Marty Paich; Monty Budwig; Stan Levey; Leonard Feather
2:53
1.2
Here's Pete
Conte Candoli; Jimmy Giuffre; Buddy Collette; Clyde Dunn; Gerald Wiggins; Howard Roberts; Curtis Counce; Stan Levey; Leonard Feather
4:02
1.3
The Blindfold Test No. 3
Harry Edison; Bob Enevoldsen; Herb Geller; Lorraine Geller; Joe Mondragon; Larry Bunker; Leonard Feather
4:30
1.4
Burbank Bounce
Conte Candoli; John Graas; Charlie Mariano; Marty Paich; Monty Budwig; Stan Levey; Leonard Feather
3:54
1.5
Arcadia
Harry Edison; Bob Enevoldsen; Herb Geller; Lorraine Geller; Joe Mondragon; Larry Bunker; Leonard Feather
4:28
1.6
No Love, No Nothing
Conte Candoli; Jimmy Giuffre; Buddy Collette; Clyde Dunn; Gerald Wiggins; Howard Roberts; Curtis Counce; Stan Levey; Leonard Feather
3:58
Total Playing Time    23:45
Originally released on two 10-inch vinyl discs in early 1955, these recordings spotlight some of the best from Blue Note's West Coast jazz roster of the day, as the title implies, recorded in Los Angeles and featuring prominent jazz musicians from both coasts such as Harry "Sweets" Edison, Stan Levey, Conte Candoli and Marty Paich. The "blindfold test" refers to the fact that the first volume was originally issued with no credits, presenting a challenge to jazz fans to identify the players, only revealed on the second album. This note appeared on the original record jacket of the first volume: "We're curious to see which of Blue Note's customers, long noted for their astute jazz tastes and discernment, can come up with a complete or at least partially correct answer."
192 kHz / 24-bit, 96 kHz / 24-bit PCM – CM BLUE NOTE (A92) Studio Masters

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