The acetates are unique as they are privately cut acetate records with recordings made by Rosenkrantz himself in New York during the Second World War with famous musicians or recorded from the radio. There are rarities as there are many valuable jazz concerts recorded from Danish, Swedish and American radio, which haven't otherwise been preserved.
There are also many catalogues, press cuttings and manuscripts for radio broadcasts and articles as well as a fine collection of more than photos of musicians and orchestras, many of which were taken by Rosenkrantz himself. This collection contains 45 rpm records, LPs, 12 acetate records, reel-to-reel tapes and one book. They are all catalogued in the library's catalogue. There are some sensational recordings to be found on the privately cut acetate records and reel-to-reel tapes, some of them by Webster himself.
There is also a large collection memorabilia in the form of more than slides, 20 narrow-gauge films, photographs and some private papers. This collection consists of cassette tapes with recordings made by Lindemann at Copenhagen music clubs from , primarily with groups, which are not otherwise found on any records. Never No Lament: The Blanton-Webster Band is a three-disc compilation combining the master takes of all the recordings by Duke Ellington's Orchestra during the years of to with an additional nine tracks, including five alternative takes and four new reggae.
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But with the Ben Webster, who became a Total Master of the tenor sax ballad, you end up with a masterpiece. The numbers were carefully selected and sequenced from 5 great Verve CDs.
They seem to all be from the most recent meticulously remastered versions, revealing every nuance of Ben's delicate phrasing. An absolute jewel that should appeal to those who don't even ordinarily care for jazz.
We use this for background music when we are having a cocktail party or for a quiet dinner for two. Very romantic music. A jazz disc to be cherished. Get unlimited. Go to My Music to start listening.
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