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Bill Holman / Mel Lewis Quintet - Jive For Five Album

Bill Holman / Mel Lewis Quintet - Jive For Five Album

Performer: Bill Holman / Mel Lewis Quintet
Title: Jive For Five
Style: Cool Jazz, Bop
Released: 1985
Cat#: A-3005, 19
Country: US
Label: Andex, V.S.O.P. Records
Size MP3 version: 1339 mb
Size FLAC version: 1584 mb
Size WMA version: 1245 mb
Rating: 4.8
Votes: 168
Genre: Jazz

Bill Holman / Mel Lewis Quintet - Jive For Five Album


1Mah Lindy Lou
Written-By – Lily Strickland
2Out Of This World
Written-By – Cole Porter
Written-By – G. & I. Gershwin
4Jive For Five
Written-By – Bill Holman
5The Beat Generation
Written-By – Bill Holman
6502 Blues Theme
Written-By – Jimmy Rowles


CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
S-3005Bill Holman / Mel Lewis Quintet Jive For Five ‎(LP, Album)AndexS-3005US1959
A-3005Bill Holman / Mel Lewis Quintet Jive For Five ‎(LP, Album, Mono)AndexA-3005US1959
#19CD, S 3005Bill Holman / Mel Lewis Quintet Jive For Five ‎(CD, Album, RE)V.S.O.P. Records, Andex#19CD, S 3005US1997
MZCS-1355, S 3005Bill Holman / Mel Lewis Quintet Jive For Five ‎(CD, Album, pap)Andex, AndexMZCS-1355, S 3005Japan2017


  • Arranged By, Tenor Saxophone, ProducerBill Holman
  • BassWilford Middlebrook
  • Cover [Design]Jack Lane
  • DrumsMel Lewis
  • EngineerBones Howe
  • Liner Notes [August 1958]John Tynan
  • PianoJimmy Rowles
  • TrumpetLee Katzman


Ⓒ Ⓟ V.S.O.P. Records 1985
Printed in U.S.A


  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side A etched): VSOP 19 A
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side B rtched): VSOP 19 B
  • Matrix / Runout (Dead wax a & B stamped): Kdisc


  • Copyright (c) – Rex Productions, Inc.
  • Copyright (c) – V.S.O.P. Records
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – V.S.O.P. Records
  • Mastered At – K Disc Mastering
  • Manufactured By – V.S.O.P. Records
  • Distributed By – V.S.O.P. Records


Jive for Five - The Bill HolmanMel Lewis Quintet. Лента с персональными рекомендациями и музыкальными новинками, радио, подборки на любой вкус, удобное управление своей коллекцией. Jive for Five - Bill Holman. For a brief time, tenor saxophonist Bill Holman and drummer Mel Lewis led a hard-swinging quintet based in Los Angeles. Trumpeter Lee Katzman, pianist Jimmy Rowles and bassist Wilford Middlebrook complete the group, a band that benefits greatly from the arrangements of Holman. Rowles contributed 502 Blues Theme, Holman brought in two songs, and the unit also performs the obscure Mah Lindy Lou and two originals. Mel Lewis. Conte Candoli, 4. Conte Candoli Quartet. Buddy Collette Quintet With Guest Vocalist Irene Kral. Buddy Collette Quintet. Bud Shank: Live At the Haig. Bud Shank. Tenor Saxophone Bill Holman Bass Wilford Middlebrook Drums Mel Lewis Piano Jimmy Rowles Trumpet Lee Katzman. Recorded, June 6 ,1958 at Radio Recorders, Hollywood, CA. For more informations see: for Five is a swing music album recording by BILL HOLMAN released in 1958 on CD, LPVinyl andor cassette. Bill Holman - ts Lee Katzman - tp Jimmy Rowles - p Wilford Middlebrook - b Mel Lewis - dr. About this release. Recorded at Radio Recorders, Hollywood, California June 6, 1958. Thanks to snobb for the addition. Buy BILL HOLMAN - JIVE FOR FIVE music. Jive for Five VSOP Records 1997. Exclusive discount for Prime members. Sample this album Artist Sample. Format: Audio CDVerified Purchase. Ce Jive for Five de 1958 complète judicieusement la superbe réédition Fresh Sound The Fabulous Bill Holman Précis et délicat vous dis-je:cela devrait suffire Et ,ça date de la moitié du siècle précédent C'est formidable de swing et de délicatesse écoutez l'intro de Liza et sa suite Et il ne pouvait pas en être autrement avec Jimmy Rowles au piano et Mel Lewis aux baguettes. Jive for Five. length: 8:37 producer: Bill Holman engineer: Dayton Bones Howe arranger: Bill Holman bass: Wilfred Middlebrooks drums drum set: Mel Lewis piano: Jimmy Rowles tenor saxophone: Bill Holman trumpet: Lee Katzman. a b C D e f g h I j k L M n o p q r s t u V w X y z. The album was Jive for Five and featured Lee Katzman tp, Bill Holman ts, bar, Jimmy Rowles p, Wilfred Middlebrooks b and Mel Lewis d. What makes this album special are the tasteful and subtle instrumental personalities of each player and the fact that we can hear them all clearly. Here, Bill is out in the open and his sound and solos are distinct, which isn't often the case on his band dates. JazzWax tracks: You'll find the impossibly beautiful Jive for Five for here. JazzWax clips: Here's Bill and the group on Jive for Five. Here's Lee Katzman on the Merv Griffin Band