Pete Fountain - Pete Fountain's Crescent City flac mp3
Clarinetist Pete Fountain gives a melodic swing/Dixie approach to a wide variety of material on this obscure LP, ranging from "Muskrat Ramble" and "At the Jazz Band Ball" to "Dream" and even "Tie a Yellow Ribbon Round the Old Oak Tree. Although tenor-saxophonist Eddie Miller and drummer Jack Sperling are in the accompanying group, they are very much confined to the background during this so-so set of unsurprising music.
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Pierre Dewey LaFontaine Jr. (July 3, 1930 – August 6, 2016), known professionally as Pete Fountain, was an American jazz clarinetist. Pierre Dewey Fountain, J. was born on White Street, in New Orleans, between Dumaine and St. Ann, in a small Creole cottage-style frame house, to Pierre, Sr. and Madeline. Pete was the great-grandson of a French immigrant, François Fontaine, who was born in Toulon, circa 1796, and came to the .
Pete Fountain Pete Fountain. Background information. One of Fountain's early engagements were with the bands of Monk Hazel. Fountain founded the Basin Street Six in 1950 with his longtime friend, trumpeter George Girard. In 1954, after the Basin Street Six folded, Fountain briefly went to Chicago to play with the Dukes of Dixieland, then returned to New Orleans and teamed up with Al Hirt to lead a band, playing an extended residence at Dan Levy’s Pier 60. .
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CreditsPete Fountain - Clarinet, Primary Artist
Lee Peterzell - Assistant Engineer