The home of count basie theatre tickets featuring interactive seating maps, views from your seats and the largest inventory of tickets on the web seatgeek is the safe choice for count basie theatre tickets on the web each transaction is 100% verified and safe - let's go. The count basie orchestra is a 16 to 18 piece big band, one of the most prominent jazz performing groups of the swing era, founded by count basie in 1935 and recording regularly from 1936 despite a brief disbandment at the beginning of the 1950s, the band survived long past the big band era itself and the death of basie in 1984. Category music song all of me artist thilo wolf big band album big band shout writers seymour simons, gerald marks licensed to youtube by. The count basie theatre is located in red bank, new jersey the venue is a historic landmark, and this alone attracts a lot of attention from locals and out of town guests.
Count basie discography and songs: music profile for count basie, born 21 august 1904 genres: big band, jazz, swing albums include basie, sinatra at the sands, and the famous 1938 carnegie hall jazz concert. Includes: duke ellington & johnny hodges - side by side, bill evans - peace pieces, count basie - the best of lp: all 3 of these lps look ok however i know the duke ellington and bill evans lps have sticks in them (1 each, if i can remember correctly. count basie was among the most important bandleaders of the swing era with the exception of a brief period in the early '50s, he led a big band from 1935 until his death almost 50 years later, and the band continued to perform after he died basie's orchestra was characterized by a light, swinging available with an apple music subscription. William james count basie (august 21, 1904 – april 26, 1984) was an american jazz pianist, organist, bandleader, and composer in 1935, basie formed his own jazz orchestra, the count basie orchestra, and in 1936 took them to chicago for a long engagement and their first recording he led the group for almost 50 years, creating innovations like the use of two split tenor saxophones.
William count basie (august 21, 1904– april 26, 1984) was a jazz pianist, organist, composer, and bandleader as a pianist, he had a distinctive and influential style (the song title splanky is an onomatopoetic reference to the sound of his playing), equally at home in the barrelhouse and the concert hall. The count basie theatre is a landmarked theatre in red bank, monmouth county, new jersey, united states it opened as the carlton theater in 1926 and was renamed in 1984 to honor jazz great and red bank native william count basie. Count basie _ verve records 184,477 likes 239 talking about this count was a leader in presenting big band jazz, and a great representative of the.
The legendary count basie orchestra together with special guest vocalist carmen bradford present a very special tribute to the great ella fitzgerald and louis armstrong in auckland, canberra, brisbane, sydney and melbourne this july & august. This site is the perfect place to look for count basie tickets not only do we have a huge tickets inventory, but also allow absolute bargains for seats on count basie tickets. Check out count basie on amazon music stream ad-free or purchase cd's and mp3s now on amazon.
Sign in now to see your channels and recommendations sign in watch queue queue. Ledisi, the count basie orchestra in concert wbgo december 18, 2008 • the count basie orchestra, with basie on piano, came roaring out of kansas city during the great depression unrehearsed. Count basie park features numerous athletic fields for softball, baseball and soccer, as well as courts for basketball, a track and a permit-required football field with an artificial surface county basie park &ndash red bank's largest park &ndash also has a playground for children and a small pond for fishing. Looking for tickets for 'count basie' search at ticketmastercom, the number one source for concerts, sports, arts, theater, theatre, broadway shows, family event tickets on online.
(biography) william, known as count basie 1904–84, us jazz pianist, bandleader, and composer: associated particularly with the polished phrasing and style of big-band jazz. Information on tickets to concerts, arts education classes and the nonprofit mission of the historic count basie center for the arts in red bank, nj.
In 1935, pianist william count basie (born august 21, 1904), a fixture on the kansas city jazz scene since the late 1920s, organized his own rocking, riffing, blues-based big band the following year this freewheeling unit came east and took new york by storm. Synopsis count basie was born on august 21, 1904, in red bank, new jersey a pianist, he played vaudeville before eventually forming his own big band and helping to define the era of swing with. Count basie, byname of william basie, (born august 21, 1904, red bank, new jersey, us—died april 26, 1984, hollywood, florida), american jazz musician noted for his spare, economical piano style and for his leadership of influential and widely heralded big bands.