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INA Archives 1960

Quincy Jones Big Band, Live in Paris (Part II) INA Archives 1960


Considered a young prodigy way before this 1960 performance in Paris, Quincy Jones had, by the age of twenty-seven, already left two music scholarships (one at Berklee College of Music) to join Lionel Hampton and Dizzy Gillespie's Big Bands and been commissioned to write and arrange for the likes of Cannonball Adderley, Count Basie, Ray Charles, Sonny Stitt, Sarah Vaughan and Dinah Washington.

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  • Patti Bown | Pianist
  • Buddy Catlett | Double bassist
  • Joe Harris | Drummer
  • Les Spann | Electric guitar
  • Julius Watkins | Hornist
  • The Quincy Jones Big Band
  • Quincy Jones | Bandleader


  • Donald Byrd, Ghana
  • Ernie Wilkins / Quincy Jones, The Phantom's blues/Everybody's Blues
  • Benny Golson / Jon Hendricks, I Remember Clifford
  • [Unknown]


  • Directed by:
    • Jean-Christophe Averty
  • Production date: 1960
  • Production: © Radiodiffusion Télévision Française (RTF) - Paris
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