Begin the Beguine [Bluebird/RCA]

Begin the Beguine [Bluebird/RCA]

by Artie Shaw


Choose Expedited Shipping at checkout for guaranteed delivery by Tuesday, February 4
13 New & Used Starting at $1.99


1987 reissue of more pop-oriented cuts with Helen Forrest and Tony Pastor (v), though it also has amazing sessions with Billie Holiday.

Product Details

Release Date: 10/25/1990
Label: Rca
UPC: 0078635627428
catalogNumber: 62742

Album Credits

Performance Credits

Artie Shaw   Primary Artist,Clarinet,Leader
Ray Conniff   Trombone
Buddy Rich   Drums
Dave Barbour   Guitar
Billy Butterfield   Trumpet
Johnny Guarnieri   Piano
Jack Jenney   Trombone
Tony Pastor   Tenor Saxophone,Vocals
Helen Forrest   Vocals
Bobby Sherwood   Guitar
George Arus   Trombone
Georgie Auld   Tenor Saxophone
Avola   Guitar
Robert Barene   Violin
Bus Bassey   Alto Saxophone
John Best   Trumpet
Billie Holiday   Vocals
Harry Bluestone   Violin
Claude Bowen   Trumpet
Russell Brown   Trombone
Vernon Brown   Trombone
Burness   Piano
Jack Cave   Flugelhorn
Nick Fatool   Drums
Hank Freeman   Alto Saxophone
Harry Geller   Trumpet
Allan Harshman   Viola
Hendrickson   Electric Guitar
Jenkins   Trombone
Jerry Jerome   Tenor Saxophone
Bob Kitsis   Piano
Manny Klein   Trumpet
George Koenig   Alto Saxophone
Cliff Leeman   Drums
Randall Miller   Trombone
Ronnie Perry   Tenor Saxophone
Neely Plumb   Alto Saxophone
Bernie Privin   Trumpet
Bill Rank   Trombone
Blake Reynolds   Alto Saxophone
Robinson   Alto Saxophone
Harry Rodgers   Trombone
Jack Stacey   Alto Saxophone
Julius Tannenbaum   Cello
George Thow   Trumpet
Ted Vesely   Trombone
Sid Weiss   Bass,String Bass
George Wendt   Trumpet
Alex Beller   Violin
Irving Lipschultz   Cello
Carl Maus   Drums
Fred Goerner   Cello
Chuck Peterson   Trumpet
Stanley Spiegelman   Viola
Dave Cracov   Violin
Bob Morrow   Violin
Mark Levant   Violin
Charlie Margulis   Trumpet
Alex Law   Violin
K. Collins   Viola
Jud de Naut   String Bass
T. Klages   Violin
Phil Nemoli   Oboe
David Sturkin   Viola
B. Bower   Violin
E. Lamas   Violin
Babe Bowman   Trombone
J. Cathcart   Trumpet
Jack Gray   Viola
Jerry Joyce   Violin
Morton Ruderman   Flute
Bud Carlton   Alto Saxophone
Dick Clark   Tenor Saxophone

Technical Credits

Rudolf Friml   Composer
William Grant Still   Arranger
Chris Connor   Composer
Artie Shaw   Songwriter,Composer
Irving Mills   Composer
Vincent Youmans   Composer
Nacio Herb Brown   Composer
Lew Brown   Composer
Eddie DeLange   Composer
Peter DeRose   Composer
Arthur Freed   Composer
Joe Garland   Composer
Oscar Hammerstein   Composer
Otto Harbach   Composer
Will Hudson   Composer
Gus Kahn   Composer
Teddy McRae   Composer
Mitchell Parish   Composer
Cole Porter   Composer
Sam H. Stept   Composer
Edgar Battle   Composer
Alberto Dominguez   Composer
Charles Tobias   Composer
Edward Eliscu   Composer
Leonard Whitcup   Composer

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See All Customer Reviews

Begin the Beguine [Bluebird/RCA] 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Artie Shaw was an brilliant composer and musician and his music is great now and in the thirties and forties, i highly recomend this c.d.