MOPPIN' AND BOPPIN' The Campus Five's latest recording!
Jonathan Stout and his Campus Five featuring Hilary Alexander are a septet dedicated to playing dance tunes from the golden age of small group swing, specializing in rare tunes and unique arangements of favorites. Their CDs include songs from the Benny Goodman Sextet, Artie Shaw and his Gramercy Five, Lester Young, Duke Ellington, Ella Mae Morse, Anita O'Day and Django Reinhardt. The Campus Five features leader Jonathan Stout on electric and acoustic archtop guitar, the trumpet and vocals of Jim Ziegler, reeds by Albert Alva, Jim Garafolo on upright bass, the indominable Chris Dawson on keys, and Josh "Kid" Callazo on skins, with featured vocalist Hilary Alexander.
1.Boff Boff(Mop Mop)[Hawkins] - 2:32 - 227 bpm
Out of Stock! Their second cd has 14 great tracks, including 13 of Bills amazing originals plus a re-creation of the 1944 hit On the Atchison, Topeka, and the Santa Fe. Like his latest cd (Swingin the Century), this one also has a wide range of styles and dancer-friendly tempos. It also includes several tracks that have appeared in Hollywood films such as Independence Day, Nixon, and Cats Dont Dance.
Out of Stock! Their fabulous third cd has fifteen tracks that include ten of Bill Elliott’s brand-new original songs and five classic tunes from the first swing era. Songs include Swingin the Century, Oh Lady Be Good, Blues in the Night,Camp Hollywood Special, and The Shim Sham Song. (Yes, the Shim Sham Song is to die for!)
Out of Stock! GEORGE GEE and HIS MAKE-BELIEVE BALLROOM ORCHESTRA, Live at Rosaland Ballroom, New York City, 1999. Sixteen Swingin and Dancin Big Band Hits, including the famous recording of Frankie Manning calling the Shim Sham! Features 1999 Grammy Nominee Miss Carla Cook. - This is their best CD - it celebrates the legend Frankie Manning and has great music for swing dancing. Songs include: 1. Take The A Train; 2. Intro To Blues; 3. Blues For Stephanie; 4. Smack Dab In The Middle; 5. Basie Boogie; 6. Let The Good Times Roll; 7. Shes Never Satisfied; 8. Roll Em; 9. Four Five Six; 10. The Lady Is A Tramp; 11. Pennies From Heaven; 12. 720 In The Books; 13. Every Day I Have The Blues; 14. Blues In Hoss Flat; 15. The Continental; 16. Wednesday Night Hop; 17. Stompin At The Savoy. You will love it!!!!!
OUT OF STOCK! Get Bill Elliott Swing Orchestra’s NEW CD, Live at the Hollywood Palladium! Highlights among the 16 tracks include their now-famous version of One Girl and Two Boys, Traffic Jam, Swingin Stars and Stripes, Taint What You Do, Swingin On Nothin, Indigo Swings Regular Joe, and their first-ever Christmas track, a swingin version of Jingle Bells! On top of that, the CD includes scorching live versions of old favorites like The Best Things, Struttin With Kate, and Mildred that top their original recordings. October 2000. Excellent sound that also captures the live energy and drive of the band in front of an enthusiastic audience at this historic venue.