The University of North Texas Two O'Clock Band
"The Transparent Two" : Seafair-Bolo #8005
This CD is a must for fans of current big band jazz. The University of North Texas Two O’Clock Band won the Downbeat Magazine “Best Student Group” award for the years 1992, 1993 and 1994, and this CD contains some of the best performances from those years. A reviewer on Amazon.com stated, “Simply one of the tightest bands around playing at a level of excellence I don't think I've ever heard exceeded“.
Song Listing: 1) Give and Take, (2) Art of the Big Band, (3) The Poet, (4) Mr. Fonebone, (5) I Get Along Without You Very Well, (6) Falling in Love With Love, (7) Time for a Change, (8) Limehouse Blues, (9) What Is This Thing Called Love, (10) The Fugue, (11) Que Pasa Bossa, (12) What Was, (13) On Green Dolphin Street, (14) Battle Royal
Track no. 3 "The Poet"