Jazz Pickers, The Featuring Red Norvo – “Command Performance” – [Mercury Records]
Harry Babasin was a prolific arranger and composer and was innovative in playing cello for jazz. He put together the Jazz Pickers and this album is extra special because it includes vibraphonist Red Norvo. This tracks are expertly played, sweetly interwoven, and catchy. Quick tempos will cause your toe to tap.