Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Talkin’ About J.C.
11:42
2 People
7:28
3 Luny Tune
7:43
4 You Don’t Know What Love Is
7:38
5 I’m an Old Cowhand
6:30
6 Tyrone
9:40
7 Plaza de toros
9:39
8 Ritha (quartet version)
6:52
CD 2
# Title Rating Length
1 Paris Eyes
6:42
2 Backup
8:40
3 Ritha
6:47
4 I Wish You Love
8:45
5 Lazy Afternoon
7:45
6 Street of Dreams
9:04
7 Somewhere in the Night
8:02
CD 3
# Title Rating Length
1 I Want to Hold Your Hand
7:20
2 Speak Low
7:12
3 Stella by Starlight
6:29
4 Corcovado
5:57
5 This Could Be the Start of Something Big
7:08
6 At Long Last Love
7:19
7 Zoltan
7:39
8 Monk’s Dream
5:48
9 If
6:41
CD 4
# Title Rating Length
1 The Moontrane
7:20
2 Softly as in a Morning Sunrise
6:24
3 Beyond All Limits
6:03
4 Pavanne
14:10
5 Of Love and Peace
6:33
6 Seven Steps to Heaven
10:15
7 Falaq
10:08
CD 5
# Title Rating Length
1 Majestic Soul
11:58
2 Evening
7:12
3 Major Affair
3:51
4 Wild Is the Wind
4:31
5 Tender Feelings
6:51
6 Means Happiness
4:47
7 The Infant
6:02
8 The Cradle
5:04
9 The Hereafter
8:42
CD 6
# Title Rating Length
1 Heaven on Earth
6:08
2 Call Me
7:28
3 My Funny Valentine
4:41
4 Mother Ship
7:39
5 Street Scene
6:57
6 Visions
6:43
7 Trip Merchant
12:53
8 Love Drops
7:06

Credits

CD 1

drumset:
Elvin Jones (1964-09-11) (tracks 1–5)
Elvin Jones (1964-11-12) (tracks 6–8)
drums:
Elvin Jones (1964-09-11) (tracks 1–5)
organ:
Larry Young (1964-09-11) (tracks 1–5)
Larry Young (1964-11-12) (tracks 6–8)
guitar:
Grant Green (Jazz guitarist) (1964-09-11) (tracks 1–5)
Grant Green (Jazz guitarist) (1964-11-12) (tracks 6–8)
tenor saxophone:
Sam Rivers (saxophone, flute jazz musician) (1964-11-12) (tracks 6–8)
composer:
Grant Green (Jazz guitarist) (track 7)
Johnny Mercer (tracks 5, 5)
Gene de Paul (track 4)
Larry Young (tracks 1, 3, 6, 8)
Don Raye (track 4)
Jule Styne (1963) (tracks 2, 2)
engineer:
Rudy van Gelder (tracks 1–5)
lyricist:
Don Raye (track 4)
Bob Merrill (songwriter, and lyricist of the hit musical Funny Girl) (1963) (tracks 2, 2)
recording engineer:
Rudy van Gelder (1964-09-11) (tracks 1–5)
publisher:
Chappell & Co., Inc. (tracks 2, 2)
Chappell Music Ltd. (tracks 2, 2)
MCA Music Publishing (renamed since c. 1996 as Universal Music Publishing Group) (track 4)
株式会社ヤマハミュージックエンタテインメントホールディングス (holding company - do not use as release label) (tracks 2, 2)
recorded at:
Van Gelder Studio (Englewood Cliffs, July 20, 1959 -) in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, United States (1964-09-11) (tracks 1–5)
Van Gelder Studio (Englewood Cliffs, July 20, 1959 -) in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, United States (1964-11-12) (tracks 6–8)
instrumental cover recording of:
People (Funny Girl) (1964-09-11) (track 2)
instrumental recording of:
People (Funny Girl) (1964-09-11) (track 2)
You Don’t Know What Love Is (1964-09-11) (track 4)
later translated versions:
ピープル (tracks 2, 2)
part of:
Funny Girl (Broadway musical) (tracks 2, 2)
recording of:
Luny Tune (1964-09-11) (track 3)
Talkin’ About J.C. (1964-09-11) (track 1)
Plaza de toros (1964-11-12) (track 7)
Ritha (1964-11-12) (track 8)
Tyrone (1964-11-12) (track 6)
referred to in medleys:

CD 2

drumset:
Elvin Jones (1964-11-12) (tracks 1–3)
drums:
Elvin Jones (1964-11-16) (tracks 4–7)
organ:
Larry Young (1964-11-12) (tracks 1–3)
Larry Young (1964-11-16) (tracks 4–7)
guitar:
Grant Green (Jazz guitarist) (1964-11-12) (tracks 1–3)
Grant Green (Jazz guitarist) (1964-11-16) (tracks 4–7)
vibraphone:
Bobby Hutcherson (1964-11-16) (tracks 4–7)
tenor saxophone:
Sam Rivers (saxophone, flute jazz musician) (1964-11-12) (tracks 1–2)
composer:
Léo Chauliac (track 4)
Mack Gordon (track 7)
Jerome Moross (track 5)
Josef Myrow (track 7)
Charles Trenet (track 4)
Larry Young (tracks 1–3)
Victor Young (1932) (track 6)
lyricist:
Charles Trenet (track 4)
John Latouche (track 5)
Sam M. Lewis (US singer and lyricist) (1932) (track 6)
recording engineer:
Rudy van Gelder (1964-11-16) (tracks 4–7)
translator:
Albert Beach (track 4)
publisher:
EMI Virgin Music Ltd. (do not use this as a release label!) (track 4)
recorded at:
Van Gelder Studio (Englewood Cliffs, July 20, 1959 -) in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, United States (1964-11-12) (tracks 1–3)
Van Gelder Studio (Englewood Cliffs, July 20, 1959 -) in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, United States (1964-11-16) (tracks 4–7)
instrumental cover recording of:
I Wish You Love (1964-11-16) (track 4)
Lazy Afternoon (The Golden Apple, 1954) (1964-11-16) (track 5)
Somewhere in the Night (1964-11-16) (track 7)
Street of Dreams (1964-11-16) (track 6)
part of:
The Golden Apple (musical) (track 5)
recording of:
Backup (1964-11-12) (track 2)
Paris Eyes (1964-11-12) (track 1)
Ritha (1964-11-12) (track 3)
translated version of:

CD 3

drumset:
Elvin Jones (1965-03-31) (tracks 1–6)
Elvin Jones (1965-11-10) (tracks 7–9)
trumpet:
Woody Shaw (1965-11-10) (tracks 7, 9)
drums:
Elvin Jones (1965-03-31) (tracks 1–4, 6)
organ:
Larry Young (1965-03-31) (tracks 1–6)
Larry Young (1965-11-10) (tracks 7–9)
guitar:
Grant Green (Jazz guitarist) (1965-03-31) (tracks 1–6)
tenor saxophone:
Hank Mobley (US jazz tenor saxophonist) (1965-03-31) (tracks 1–4, 6)
Joe Henderson (US jazz tenor saxophonist) (1965-11-10) (tracks 7, 9)
composer:
Joe Henderson (US jazz tenor saxophonist) (track 9)
Antônio Carlos Jobim (Tom Jobim) (tracks 4, 4)
Thelonious Monk (track 8)
Woody Shaw (track 7)
Kurt Weill (tracks 2, 2)
Cole Porter (tracks 6, 6)
Victor Young (1944) (tracks 3, 3)
Steve Allen (US actor, musician & comedian) (1956) (track 5)
engineer:
Rudy van Gelder (tracks 1–4, 6)
lyricist:
Antônio Carlos Jobim (Tom Jobim) (tracks 4, 4)
Steve Allen (US actor, musician & comedian) (track 5)
Ogden Nash (tracks 2, 2)
Cole Porter (tracks 6, 6)
Ned Washington (1946) (tracks 3, 3)
recording engineer:
Rudy van Gelder (1965-03-31) (tracks 1–4, 6)
writer:
John Lennon (Beatle) (tracks 1, 1)
Paul McCartney (tracks 1, 1)
publisher:
Famous Music (renamed since 2007-05 as Sony/ATV Harmony/Melody) (tracks 3, 3)
Famous Music Corporation (tracks 3, 3)
Northern Songs Ltd. (tracks 1, 1)
Songs of Universal, Inc. (tracks 1, 1)
Sony/ATV Tunes LLC (tracks 1, 1)
recorded at:
Van Gelder Studio (Englewood Cliffs, July 20, 1959 -) in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, United States (1965-03-31) (tracks 1–6)
Van Gelder Studio (Englewood Cliffs, July 20, 1959 -) in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, United States (1965-11-10) (tracks 7–9)
arrangements:
Speak Low (from "One Touch of Venus") (Fox Trot Arrangement (Beguine Tempo)) (tracks 2, 2)
instrumental cover recording of:
At Long Last Love (1965-03-31) (track 6)
Corcovado (1965-03-31) (track 4)
I Want to Hold Your Hand (1965-03-31) (track 1)
One Touch of Venus: Speak Low (1965-03-31) (track 2)
Stella by Starlight (1965-03-31) (track 3)
instrumental recording of:
At Long Last Love (1965-03-31) (track 6)
Corcovado (1965-03-31) (track 4)
I Want to Hold Your Hand (1965-03-31) (track 1)
One Touch of Venus: Speak Low (1965-03-31) (track 2)
Stella by Starlight (1965-03-31) (track 3)
later translated parody versions:
À Walibi j't'emmène (tracks 1, 1)
later translated versions:
Chumm gib mir Dini Hand (tracks 1, 1)
Corcovado (Quiet Night of Quiet Stars) (lyric version #1) (tracks 4, 4)
Enfim o amor (tracks 6, 6)
Jos käden annat vain (tracks 1, 1)
Komm, gib mir deine Hand (I Want to Hold Your Hand) (tracks 1, 1)
Quiet Nights of Quiet Stars (lyric version #2, with "Corcovado" included in the lyric) (tracks 4, 4)
Quiet Nights of Quiet Stars (version #3, lyrics credited to Buddy Kaye & Gene Lees) (tracks 4, 4)
Så tyst (tracks 2, 2)
抱きしめたい (Japanese version of “I Want to Hold Your Hand”) (tracks 1, 1)
later versions:
part of:
One Touch of Venus (tracks 2, 2)
You Never Know (tracks 6, 6)
recording of:
If (1965-11-10) (track 9)
Monk's Dream (1965-11-10) (track 8)
Zoltan (1965-11-10) (track 7)
referred to in medleys:
Beatles Medley (Stars on 45) (tracks 1, 1)

CD 4

drumset:
Elvin Jones (1965-11-10) (tracks 1–3)
Wilson Moorman III (1966-07-28) (tracks 4–7)
Jerry Thomas (jazz drummer) (1966-07-28) (tracks 4–7)
trumpet:
Woody Shaw (1965-11-10) (tracks 1–3)
Eddie Gale (1966-07-28) (tracks 4–7)
flute:
James Spaulding (Jazz) (1966-07-26) (track 5)
organ:
Larry Young (1965-11-10) (tracks 1–3)
Larry Young (1966-07-26) (tracks 4–7)
Larry Young (1966-07-28) (tracks 4–7)
alto saxophone:
James Spaulding (Jazz) (1966-07-26) (tracks 4, 6–7)
alto saxophone and flute:
James Spaulding (Jazz) (1966-07-28) (tracks 4–7)
tenor saxophone:
Joe Henderson (US jazz tenor saxophonist) (1965-11-10) (tracks 1–3)
Herbert Morgan (1966-07-28) (tracks 4–7)
arranger:
Bernd Heitzler (track 2)
composer:
Woody Shaw (tracks 1, 3)
Larry Young (tracks 5, 7)
Sigmund Romberg (1928) (track 2)
Morton Gould (1938) (track 4)
Miles Davis (jazz trumpeter, bandleader, songwriter) (1963) (track 6)
Victor Feldman (jazz musician) (1963) (track 6)
lyricist:
Oscar Hammerstein II (1928) (track 2)
producer:
Alfred Lion (tracks 4–7)
recording engineer:
Rudy van Gelder (1966-07-26) (tracks 4–7)
publisher:
Redwood Music Ltd. (Carlin) (track 2)
Warner Bros., Inc. (not for release label use!) (track 2)
recorded at:
Van Gelder Studio (Englewood Cliffs, July 20, 1959 -) in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, United States (1965-11-10) (tracks 1–3)
Van Gelder Studio (Englewood Cliffs, July 20, 1959 -) in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, United States (1966-07-26) (tracks 4–7)
Van Gelder Studio (Englewood Cliffs, July 20, 1959 -) in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, United States (1966-07-28) (tracks 4–7)
instrumental recording of:
Softly, as in a Morning Sunrise (The New Moon) (1965-11-10) (track 2)
is the basis for:
Seven Steps (track 6)
later translated versions:
夏にしとくれ (track 2)
part of:
recording of:
Beyond All Limits (1965-11-10) (track 3)
The Moontrane (1965-11-10) (track 1)
Falaq (1966-07-28) (track 7)
Of Love and Peace (1966-07-28) (track 5)
Seven Steps to Heaven (1966-07-28) (track 6)

CD 5

drumset:
Eddie Gladden (1967-09-18) (tracks 1–6)
Eddie Gladden (1968-02-09) (tracks 7–9)
woodwind:
Byard Lancaster (1968-02-09) (tracks 7, 9)
drums:
Eddie Gladden (1967-09-18) (tracks 1–6)
Eddie Gladden (1968-02-09) (tracks 7–9)
organ:
Larry Young (1967-09-18) (tracks 1–6)
Larry Young (1968-02-09) (tracks 7–9)
guitar:
Eddie Wright (1967-09-18) (tracks 1, 4)
George Benson (jazz guitarist/singer) (1968-02-09) (tracks 7, 9)
alto saxophone and flute:
Byard Lancaster (1968-02-09) (tracks 7, 9)
tenor saxophone:
Herbert Morgan (1967-09-18) (tracks 1–2, 5–6)
Tyrone Washington (1967-09-18) (tracks 1–2, 5–6)
Herbert Morgan (1968-02-09) (tracks 7, 9)
congas:
Stacey Edwards (jazz conga player) (1967-09-18) (tracks 1–2, 4–6)
flugelhorn:
Hank White (1967-09-18) (tracks 1–2, 5–6)
composer:
Dimitri Tiomkin (track 4)
Tyrone Washington (track 5)
Larry Young (tracks 1–3, 6–9)
lyricist:
Dimitri Tiomkin (track 4)
Ned Washington (track 4)
producer:
Alfred Lion (tracks 1–9)
recording engineer:
Rudy van Gelder (1967-09-18) (tracks 1–6)
Rudy van Gelder (1968-02-09) (tracks 7–9)
vocals:
Althea Young (1967-09-18) (track 4)
publisher:
recorded at:
Van Gelder Studio (Englewood Cliffs, July 20, 1959 -) in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, United States (1967-09-18) (tracks 1–6)
Van Gelder Studio (Englewood Cliffs, July 20, 1959 -) in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, United States (1968-02-09) (tracks 7–9)
instrumental recording of:
Wild Is the Wind (1967-09-18) (track 4)
recording of:
Evening (1967-09-18) (track 2)
Majestic Soul (1967-09-18) (track 1)
Major Affair (1967-09-18) (track 3)
Means Happiness (1967-09-18) (track 6)
Tender Feelings (1967-09-18) (track 5)
The Cradle (1968-02-09) (track 8)
The Hereafter (1968-02-09) (track 9)
The Infant (1968-02-09) (track 7)

CD 6

drumset:
Eddie Gladden (1968-02-09) (tracks 1–3)
Eddie Gladden (1969-02-07) (tracks 4–8)
trumpet:
Lee Morgan (1969-02-07) (tracks 4–8)
woodwind:
Byard Lancaster (1968-02-09) (tracks 1–3)
drums:
Eddie Gladden (1968-02-09) (tracks 1–3)
Eddie Gladden (1969-02-07) (tracks 4–8)
organ:
Larry Young (1968-02-09) (tracks 1–3)
Larry Young (1969-02-07) (tracks 4–8)
guitar:
George Benson (jazz guitarist/singer) (1968-02-09) (tracks 1–3)
tenor saxophone:
Herbert Morgan (1968-02-09) (tracks 1–2)
Herbert Mogan (1969-02-07) (tracks 4–8)
Herbert Morgan (1969-02-07) (tracks 4–8)
composer:
Tony Hatch (track 2)
Larry Young (tracks 1, 4–8)
Richard Rodgers (1937) (track 3)
lyricist:
Tony Hatch (track 2)
Lorenz Hart (1937) (track 3)
producer:
Alfred Lion (tracks 1–8)
Francis Wolff (photographer and record producer) (tracks 4–8)
recording engineer:
Rudy van Gelder (1968-02-09) (tracks 1–3)
Rudy van Gelder (1969-02-07) (tracks 4–8)
vocals:
Althea Young (1968-02-09) (track 3)
publisher:
Warner/Chappell (track 3)
recorded at:
Van Gelder Studio (Englewood Cliffs, July 20, 1959 -) in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, United States (1968-02-09) (tracks 1–3)
Van Gelder Studio (Englewood Cliffs, July 20, 1959 -) in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, United States (1969-02-07) (tracks 4–8)
arrangements:
My Funny Valentine (arr. Bjørn Kruse) (track 3)
instrumental recording of:
Call Me (1968-02-09) (track 2)
part of:
Babes in Arms (full musical) (track 3)
recording of:
Heaven on Earth (1968-02-09) (track 1)
My Funny Valentine (from "Babes in Arms") (1968-02-09) (track 3)
Love Drops (1969-02-07) (track 8)
Mother Ship (1969-02-07) (track 4)
Street Scene (1969-02-07) (track 5)
Trip Merchant (1969-02-07) (track 7)
Visions (1969-02-07) (track 6)