The Best of Pete Fountain, Vol. 1. 1969. Clarinet, Primary Artist.
Pierre Dewey LaFontaine Jr. (July 3, 1930 – August 6, 2016), known professionally as Pete Fountain, was an American jazz clarinetist. Pierre Dewey Fountain, J. was born on White Street, in New Orleans, between Dumaine and St. Ann, in a small Creole cottage-style frame house, to Pierre, Sr. and Madeline. Pete was the great-grandson of a French immigrant, François Fontaine, who was born in Toulon, circa 1796, and came to the .
Audio, Instrumental Album.
This album represents Pete Fountain's early experimentation in fusing New Orleans clarinet with the 'Nashville Sound' of strings, background vocals, and smooth accompanyments. The album belongs as much to his long time arranger, Charles 'Bud' Dant as to Pete himself, and ought to be heard as a creative collaboration. Pete was to release several other albums based on this Nashville concept-including his later "New Orleans, Tennessee"-but this one strikes me as the most enjoyable.
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