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Jay & Kai

JAY & KAI

J.J. Johnson and Kai Winding on dueling trombones perform standards from 1930 through 1950. Tracks include the #1 hit song from 1934, “Carioca”. Guest artists include Hank Jones, Kenny Clarke, Charles Mingus. Album originally released in 1954.
Savoy Records # 163, 2003.


Top Hat, White Tie and Tails

TOP HAT, WHITE TIE AND TAILS

2-disc collection of Fred Astaire recordings from 1926 thru 1950, with guest artists Judy Garland, Bing Crosby, Adlee Astaire, Jane Powell, George Gershwin and Benny Goodman. Tracks include the #3 recording from 1937, “Flying Down to Rio”.
ASV Records #260, 2002.


<em>The Fabulous Baker Boys</em> Soundtrack

THE FABULOUS BAKER BOYS SOUNDTRACK

Soundtrack from the 1989 film starring Michele Pheiffer, Jeff Bridges and Beau Bridges. Tracks include the hit song from 1930, “More Than You Know”.
GRP Records # 2002, 1989.