Benny Goodman Analog Pearls Vol. 5 - Live in Hamburg 1981 Hybrid Stereo 2SACD
Benny Goodman Analog Pearls Vol. 5 - Live in Hamburg 1981 Hybrid Stereo 2SACD
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Benny Goodman Analog Pearls Vol. 5 - Live in Hamburg 1981 Hybrid Stereo 2SACD

Benny Goodman

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SKU:
SFSA4805
UPC:
4013357480520

This Double Hybrid-SACD includes a 16bit hybrid layer and can therefore be played on any CD-Player! DSD stereo-sound requires SACD player for playback.

This recording of one of Benny Goodman's last concerts in Germany (which was held for NDR's "Sunday Concerts" series) is much more than a newly discovered collector's item for fans of the eternally young American swing tradition. Using minimal recording equipment, Günter Pauler made an exciting and even touching sound-document of Goodman's worldclass playing at the Hamburg Congress Centre on his last European tour in 1981. The impressive interplay between the (then) young Danish and Belgian musicians and the old master of classic jazz on the large stage of the CCH Hamburg showcases great mutual playing synergy and class.

Accompanied by a quintet of Danish top musicians including the violinist Svend Asmussen (who died in 2017) plus the Belgian guitarist Philip Catherine, Goodman's rather traditional clarinet tone comes together with pulsing European jazz to create a surprisingly captivating result. Even after thousands of shows, Goodman still manages to coax exciting moments out of songs from the worldwide jazz canon ranging from "After You've Gone" to the legendary "Sing, Sing, Sing". Whether in an intimate duet with the violinist and vibraphonist Svend Asmussen, or playing "Lady Be Good" with the whole band, the old-master allows his younger accompanying musicians plenty of room for individual interpretation and still drives the quintet repeatedly back to the dance floor of the American swing of the 30s. Goodman's legacy: "It's Easy To Remember", one man, one clarinet, one melody. An ecstaticly swinging evening, captured perfectly and impressively. - Axel Janssen, May 2020

Features

  • Double Disc
  • Super Audio CD
  • SACD Stereo SACD Layer
  • This Hybrid SACD contains a 'Red Book' Stereo CD Layer which is playable on most conventional CD Players!
  • Live at CCH Hamburg, December 9, 1981
  • Recorded by Gunter Pauler
  • Total time: 92:16

Musicians

  • Benny Goodman - clarinet
  • Svend Asmussen - violin, vibraphone
  • Philip Catherine - guitar
  • Mads Vinding - bass
  • Bjarne Rostvold - drums
  • Claes Crona - piano
  • Selections

    Disc 1:

    1. After You've Gone
    2. If I Had You
    3. Avalon
    4. Careless Love
    5. The Days Of Wine And Roses
    6. Hush-a-Bye
    7. Sweet Georgia Brown
    8. I Want To Be Happy
    9. Here's That Rainy Day
    10. Oh, Lady Be Good

    Disc 2:

    1. Nuages
    2. Airmail Special
    3. On The Sunny Side Of The Street
    4. Don't Be That Way
    5. Body And Soul
    6. How High The Moon
    7. The World Is Waiting For The Sunrise
    8. Sing, Sing, Sing (With A Swing)
    9. Goodbye
    10. It's Easy To Remember
    Description

    This Double Hybrid-SACD includes a 16bit hybrid layer and can therefore be played on any CD-Player! DSD stereo-sound requires SACD player for playback.

    This recording of one of Benny Goodman's last concerts in Germany (which was held for NDR's "Sunday Concerts" series) is much more than a newly discovered collector's item for fans of the eternally young American swing tradition. Using minimal recording equipment, Günter Pauler made an exciting and even touching sound-document of Goodman's worldclass playing at the Hamburg Congress Centre on his last European tour in 1981. The impressive interplay between the (then) young Danish and Belgian musicians and the old master of classic jazz on the large stage of the CCH Hamburg showcases great mutual playing synergy and class.

    Accompanied by a quintet of Danish top musicians including the violinist Svend Asmussen (who died in 2017) plus the Belgian guitarist Philip Catherine, Goodman's rather traditional clarinet tone comes together with pulsing European jazz to create a surprisingly captivating result. Even after thousands of shows, Goodman still manages to coax exciting moments out of songs from the worldwide jazz canon ranging from "After You've Gone" to the legendary "Sing, Sing, Sing". Whether in an intimate duet with the violinist and vibraphonist Svend Asmussen, or playing "Lady Be Good" with the whole band, the old-master allows his younger accompanying musicians plenty of room for individual interpretation and still drives the quintet repeatedly back to the dance floor of the American swing of the 30s. Goodman's legacy: "It's Easy To Remember", one man, one clarinet, one melody. An ecstaticly swinging evening, captured perfectly and impressively. - Axel Janssen, May 2020

    Features

    • Double Disc
    • Super Audio CD
    • SACD Stereo SACD Layer
    • This Hybrid SACD contains a 'Red Book' Stereo CD Layer which is playable on most conventional CD Players!
    • Live at CCH Hamburg, December 9, 1981
    • Recorded by Gunter Pauler
    • Total time: 92:16

    Musicians

  • Benny Goodman - clarinet
  • Svend Asmussen - violin, vibraphone
  • Philip Catherine - guitar
  • Mads Vinding - bass
  • Bjarne Rostvold - drums
  • Claes Crona - piano
  • Selections

    Disc 1:

    1. After You've Gone
    2. If I Had You
    3. Avalon
    4. Careless Love
    5. The Days Of Wine And Roses
    6. Hush-a-Bye
    7. Sweet Georgia Brown
    8. I Want To Be Happy
    9. Here's That Rainy Day
    10. Oh, Lady Be Good

    Disc 2:

    1. Nuages
    2. Airmail Special
    3. On The Sunny Side Of The Street
    4. Don't Be That Way
    5. Body And Soul
    6. How High The Moon
    7. The World Is Waiting For The Sunrise
    8. Sing, Sing, Sing (With A Swing)
    9. Goodbye
    10. It's Easy To Remember
    ISBN
    ASSOC
    S
    Genre
    Jazz
    If Can Be Discounted
    YES
    Discontinued
    NO
    Inventory
    37.00
    Construct
    0
    Dropship
    0
    Record Speed Record Size
    Artist
    Benny Goodman
    Title
    Analog Pearls Vol. 5 - Live in Hamburg 1981
    Composer
    Additional Artists
    Record Weight
    Record Speed
    Multi Channel
    Stereo
    1
    Mono
    Colored
    Picture Disc
    1/2 Speed
    DMM
    Out of Print
    Sell Hold/Repressing
    Direct to disc
    Creation Date
    05-18-2020
    Release Date
    07-07-2020
    Scratch & Dent
    0
    Availability
    In Stock
    Format
    SACD
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