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Frank Sinatra and Count Basie - better than Peanut Butter and Jam

William James "Count" Basie was an American jazz pianist, organist, bandleader, and composer. His mother taught him to play the piano and he started performing in his teens

Count Basie, Masters of Jazz - such a wonderful jazzpianist - love listening to his music

Legendary bandleader, composer and pianist, William “Count” Basie, in September Photo: Bettman/Corbis.

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Count Basie Orchestra at Sweet's Ballroom, Oakland, California, 1939 Print by Dennis Loren

Count Basie

Beyond the Banana: 10 Other Great Album Covers Designed by Warhol

Ella Fitzgerald & Count Basie - A Perfect Match (1979)  ||  Ella Fitzgerald & Count Basie - A Perfect Match (1979)  EAC Rip | FLAC (image+.cue+log) - 276 MB | MP3 CBR 320 kbps (LAME 3.93) - 118 MB | Covers (8 MB) included  Genre: Vocal Jazz | RAR 3% Rec. | Label: Pablo (00025218011020)    Although Count Basie gets cobilling with Ella Fitzgerald on this concert recording from the 1979 Montreux Jazz Festival, the…

Ella Fitzgerald & Count Basie - A Perfect Match (1979) || Ella Fitzgerald & Count Basie - A Perfect Match (1979) EAC Rip | FLAC (image+.cue+log) - 276 MB | MP3 CBR 320 kbps (LAME 3.93) - 118 MB | Covers (8 MB) included Genre: Vocal Jazz | RAR 3% Rec. | Label: Pablo (00025218011020) Although Count Basie gets cobilling with Ella Fitzgerald on this concert recording from the 1979 Montreux Jazz Festival, the…

Count Basie. "If you play a tune and a person don't tap their feet, don't play the tune."  Red Bank

A Tale of Three Cities: Red Bank, Kansas City, New York By: Dan Morgenstern

Cleveland Eaton, last Count Basie bass player

Cleveland Eaton (August American bass player o. known from the Ramsey Lewis Trio and the Count Basie Orchestra.