Happy Hour: Oscar Peterson Trio – Hymn to Freedom …

3 Responses to Happy Hour: Oscar Peterson Trio – Hymn to Freedom …

  1. lea-p January 15, 2018 at 6:51 pm #

    Thanks for this beautiful piece played beautifully, boohunney. Oscar Peterson…Have you ever listened to Ella’s 40th birthday album, from a concert with Oscar P., in Rome in the 1950s? I’ll see if it is on yootoob… (I have the LP AND the CD of it. It’s so-o-oooo wonderful.)

  2. lea-p January 15, 2018 at 6:54 pm #

    Here it is.

  3. lea-p January 15, 2018 at 7:44 pm #

    Oh, I see Oscar P. only played on the last track, Stompin’ at the Savoy.

    From wikipedia:
    Recorded April 25, 1958, Rome, Italy
    Ella Fitzgerald – Vocals
    Lou Levy – Piano
    Max Bennett – Bass
    Gus Johnson – Drums

    Except on Track 18:
    Oscar Peterson – Piano
    Ray Brown – Bass
    Herb Ellis – Guitar
    Gus Johnson – Drums

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