Frank Sinatra’s ‘Sinatra–Basie: An Historic Musical First’ is his first a studio album with the Count Basie Orchestra, recorded on October 2–3, 1962 by Reprise.
Track Listing : 1.Pennies From Heaven (Arthur Johnston, Johnny Burke) – 03:29 . 2.Please Be Kind (Saul Chaplin, Sammy Cahn) – 02:43 . 3.(Love Is) The Tender Trap (Sammy Cahn, Jimmy Van Heusen) – 02:37 . 4.Looking At The World Through Rose Colored Glasses (Jimmy Steiger, Tommy Mailie) – 02:32 . 5.My Kind Of Girl (Leslie Bricusse) – 04:37 . 6.I Only Have Eyes For You (Harry Warren, Al Dubin) – 03:31 . 7.Nice Work If You Can Get It (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) – 02:37 . 8.Learnin’ The Blues (Dolores Vicki Silvers) – 04:25 . 9.I’M Gonna Sit Right Down And Write Myself A Letter (Fred Ahlert, Joe Young) – 02:36 . 10.I Won’T Dance (Jerome Kern, Jimmy Mchugh, Oscar Hammerstein Ii, Dorothy Fields, Otto Harbach) – 04:07
Musicians : Frank Sinatra – Vocals . The Count Basie Orchestra – Band . Count Basie – Piano . Buddy Catlett – Bass . Marshall Royal – Clarinet, Sax (Alto), Saxophone . Sonny Payne – Drums . Frank Wess – Flute, Sax (Alto), Sax (Tenor), Saxophone . Eric Dixon – Flute, Sax (Tenor), Saxophone . Freddie Green – Guitar . Frank Foster – Sax (Tenor), Saxophone . Charlie Fowlkes – Sax (Baritone), Saxophone . Henry Coker – Trombone . Benny Powell – Trombone . Rufus Wagner – Trombone . Thad Jones – Trumpet . Al Aarons – Trumpet . Sonny Cohn – Trumpet . Al Porcino – Trumpet . Flip Ricard – Trumpet . Bill Miller – Piano On (1)
Package : Ted Allen – Artwork
Recorded October 2–3, 1962 At Hollywood, Los Angeles, California.
Released December 10, 1962 By Reprise.