Rare Footage of Billie Holiday and Milt Hinton Performing "Fine and Mellow" With All Star Band (VIDEO)

Billie Holiday, Milt Hinton, Lester Young, Coleman Hawkins and Ben Webster Perform in 1957
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Billie Holiday is joined by an all-star band and delivers a deeply felt version of "Fine and Mellow" on CBS in 1957. 

The band includes: Billie Holiday (vocals), Lester Young (tenor sax), Roy Eldridge (trumpet), Doc Cheatham (trumpet), Vic Dickenson (trombone), Coleman Hawkins (tenor sax), Gerry Mulligan (baritone sax), Mal Waldron (piano), Osie Johnson (drums), Milt Hinton (bass), Ben Webster (tenor sax), Danny Barker (guitar).