Lionel Leo Hampton (April 20, 1908 – August 31, 2002) was an American jazz vibraphonist, pianist, percussionist, and bandleader. Hampton worked with jazz musicians from Teddy Wilson, Benny Goodman, and Buddy Rich to Charlie Parker, Charles Mingus, and Quincy Jones. In 1992, he was inducted into the Alabama Jazz Hall of Fame, and was awarded the National Medal of Arts in 1996.
Album · 2005 · 18 Songs.
Listen free to Lionel Hampton – Small Groups, Volume 4: 1940 (Shades of Jade, Till Tom Special and more). Discover more music, concerts, videos, and pictures with the largest catalogue online at Last. Lionel Leo Hampton (1908–2002), was a . bandleader, jazz percussionist, and vibraphonist. Hampton was born on 20th April 1908 in Louisville, Kentucky, but moved to Chicago as a child, where he began his career as a drummer.
January 30, 1946 - September 23, 1946. The bulk of this CD features the Lionel Hampton Big Band, an exciting orchestra that had roots in swing and was open to the influence of bebop, but also helped set the stage for somewhat exhibitionistic R&B. With a screaming trumpet section that included Jimmy Nottingham, Joe Wilder, and Leo "The Whistler" Shepherd (all who could play first trumpets) and both Arnett.
Jazz Figures, Lionel Hampton,Volume 2 (1945-1946). Released by Collector Records Greece Nov 2011 18 Tracks. Jazz Figures, Lionel Hampton,Volume 2 (1945-1946) is a English album released on Nov 2011. Jazz Figures, Lionel Hampton,Volume 2 (1945-1946) Album has 18 songs sung by Bing Crosby, Lionel Hampton, His Quartet. Listen to all songs in high quality & download Jazz Figures, Lionel Hampton,Volume 2 (1945-1946) songs on Gaana.
Lionel Hampton, 1946 Photo by William P. Gottlieb. Background information. second volume of the previous set; with Charlie Shavers, Willie Smith, Corky Corcoran, Milt Buckner, Slam Stewart, Jackie Mills, Lee Young. GNP Crescendo GNP-15 (12" LP)/various Vogue 78s/London Records (1972 transfer). The Chronological Lionel Hampton & His Orchestra 1937–1938 ( - RCA Victor recordings. The Chronological Lionel Hampton & His Orchestra 1938–1939 ( - RCA Victor recordings.
|A2||Robbins In Your Hair|
|A3||Jack The Fox Boggie [sic]|
|A4||I Want To Be Loved|
|A5||How High The Moon|
|A6||Hamp's Got A Duke|
|B1||Three Minutes On 52nd Street|