Elliot took on the name Elliot Lawrence to distinguish himself from his family name when he became the music director of WCAU’S House Band in 1945. 1945: Son of the broadcaster Stan Lee Broza, Lawrence led his first dance band at age 20, but he played swing at the time its heyday was coming to a close.
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Tracks 6-17, originally released as The Elliot Lawrence Band Swinging at the Steel Pier, were recorded during an engagement at that Atlantic City venue, but the engineers have rendered the audience so nearly inaudible that it sounds almost like another studio gig. Cohn is especially assertive on these numbers, half a dozen of which are his own compositions including the flag-waving "Snapped Cap" and "Handmade
Elliot Lawrence, Gerry Mulligan. Tracks count: 13. Views: 2. Gerry Mulligan, Elliot Lawrence - Happy Hooligan 02:45. Elliot Lawrence - The Rocker 03:12. Elliot Lawrence - Bye Bye Blackbird 03:20. Elliot Lawrence - Strike up the Band 02:19. Elliot Lawrence - The Apple Core 03:22. Elliot Lawrence - Elegy for Two Clarinets 04:33. Elliot Lawrence - The Swinging Door 02:35. Elliot Lawrence - But Not for Me 02:47. Elliot Lawrence - Mr. President 03:01. The Complete Verve Concert Band Sessions - Gerry Mulligan. The Original Quartet With Chet Baker - Chet Baker, Gerry Mulligan.
Album · 1958 · 10 Songs. Elliot Lawrence Plays The Music Of Gerry Mulligan. The Broadway Cast Collection, Vol. 6: Frank Loesser – Guys and Dolls & How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying (Remastered).