Bill Savory’s treasure trove
Never before heard Count Basie Orchestra gems
How they were finally discovered
We pay another visit to Jim Eigo’s Original Vinyl Records.
This time Scott Wenzel of Mosaic Records shares the details of an amazing jazz archeological discovery.
Never before heard recordings of The Count Basie Orchestra with Lester Young, Ella Fitzgerald, Chick Webb, Teddy Wilson, Coleman Hawkins, Lionel Hampton, Albert Ammons, Bobby Hackett, Benny Carter, and more.
Musician and recording engineer Bill Savory captures hundreds of hours of top-shelf music off the air.
Until recently, the existence of there recordings as just a rumor.