Stan Kenton

Stanley Newcombe Kenton.

Also known as Kenton, Kenton '51, Kenton '53, S. Kenton, Stan Kent, Stanley Kenton
This performer (group) in the Internet: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stan_Kenton, http://www.stankenton.org/

Discography of Stan Kenton:

# Release title Total tracks Type of release is Imprint date Label
1 From The Creative World Of Stan Kenton Comes... A Merry Christmas! 25 Audio 2003 Capitol Jazz
2 The Young Art Pepper With Stan Kenton & Shorty Rogers 20 Audio 1996 Giants Of Jazz
3 Cuban Fire! 6 Audio 1956 Capitol Records
4 Kenton's West Side Story 10 Audio 1961 Capitol Records
5 Easy Go 20 Audio 2001 Capitol Jazz
6 Popular Favorites By Stan Kenton 4 Audio Capitol Records
7 Stan Kenton In Hi Fi 13 Audio
8 Duet 9 Audio Capitol Records
9 My Love / Steady 2 Audio 1960 Capitol Records
10 Christmas 1962 4 Audio 1962
11 Sketches On Standards 8 Audio 1953 Capitol Records
12 Painted Rhythm 14 Audio 1978 Giants Of Jazz Productions
13 Stan Kenton Conducts The Los Angeles Neophonic Orchestra 10 Audio 1965
14 Viva Kenton! 16 Audio 2005-06-07 Capitol Jazz
15 Sketches On Standards 8 Audio 1953 Capitol Records
16 The Fabulous Alumni Of Stan Kenton 11 Audio Creative World
17 Hair 10 Audio 1969 Capitol Records
18 Popular Favorites By Stan Kenton 12 Audio 1955 Capitol Records
19 The Ballad Style Of Stan Kenton 13 Audio 1997 Capitol Jazz
20 From The Creative World Of Stan Kenton Comes... Finian's Rainbow 10 Audio 1968 Capitol Records
21 Adventures In Jazz 7 Audio Creative World
22 Stan (Dard) Kenton 9 Audio 1976 PolJazz
23 Stan Kenton 11 Audio 1989 Echo Jazz
24 Tampico / Southern Scandal 2 Audio Capitol Records
25 Stan Kenton Vol.2 14 Audio 1990 Echo Jazz
26 Stan Kenton In Hi Fi 17 Audio 1992 Capitol Jazz
27 City Of Glass 18 Audio 1995 Capitol Jazz
28 The Innovations Orchestra 30 Audio 1997 Capitol Jazz
29 Journey To Capricorn 6 Audio 1976 Creative World
30 Stan Kenton In Hi Fi 13 Audio
31 Rendezvous With Kenton 12 Audio 1984 Capitol Records
32 The Ballad Style Of Stan Kenton 12 Audio 1984 Capitol Records
33 The Ballad Style Of Stan Kenton 12 Audio 1958 Capitol Records
34 Duet 9 Audio 1955 Capitol Records
35 From The Creative World Of Stan Kenton Comes... Finian's Rainbow 10 Audio 1968 Capitol Records
36 Sketches On Standards 12 Audio Creative World
37 Lush Interlude 10 Audio Creative World
38 The Jazz Compositions Of Stan Kenton 11 Audio Creative World
39 Adventures In Jazz 7 Audio 1961
40 Duet 9 Audio 1991-03-20
41 Cuban Fire! 12 Audio 1991 Capitol Records
42 Contemporary Concepts 7 Audio 1955
43 Balboa / Summer 1941 13 Audio 1972 Mark56 Records
44 Cuban Fire! 6 Audio Capitol Records
45 New Concepts Of Artistry In Rhythm 8 Audio
46 Kenton's West Side Story 10 Audio Creative World
47 New Concepts Of Artistry In Rhythm 8 Audio 1953 Capitol Records
48 Kenton At The Las Vegas Tropicana 11 Audio Creative World
49 By Request 12 Audio Creative World
50 The Lighter Side 11 Audio Creative World


American jazz bandleader and pianist.

Played in the dance bands of Vido Musso and Gus Arnheim, his first orchestra "Artistry in Rhythm" was formed in 1941.

Many jazz stars played in his orchestras such as : Art Pepper, Stan Getz, Boots Mussulli, Buddy Childers, Ray Wetzel, Al Porcino, Jack Costanzo, Shorty Rogers, Bud Shank, Shelly Manne, Zoot Sims, Frank Rosolino, Conte Candoli and more.

Born : December 15, 1911 in Wichita, Kansas.

Died : August 25, 1979 in Los Angeles, California.


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