Herman, Woody

Naxos, 2001CD
Instrument: Saxophone

Issue: 7.4w

Jazz Ruler Type: Swing
O's Jazz Ruler

Performance: 4
Performance Chart

Sound: 3
Sound Chart

Score Chart

O’s Notes: Woody was renowned as a jazz master on clarinet. Later in his career, he led many swing big bands. He also provided vocals on hits like “DuPree Blues” and “Peach Tree Street”This CD features highlights (18 songs) of his big band years from 1937-41. These Decca recordings document some of the best music of the period!