Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Shulie a Bop
2:41
2 Body and Soul
3:13
3 Lullaby of Birdland
4:01
4 My Funny Valentine
2:59
5 Willow Weep for Me
5:16
6 Stardust
3:16
7 Summertime
2:52
8 Honeysuckle Rose
3:46
9 Just a Gigolo
4:12
10 The Boy From Ipanema
2:28
11 Take the "A" Train
2:41
12 What Is This Thing Called Love
2:06
13 Everyday I Have the Blues
4:24
14 Padre
2:40
15 I Feel Pretty
2:34
16 Misty
5:54
17 Lover Man (Oh, Where Can You Be)
5:53

Credits

CD 1

recorded in:
New York, New York, United States (1954-02-10) (track 4)
New York, New York, United States (1954-04-02) (tracks 1–2)
New York, New York, United States (1954-12-16) (track 3)
New York, New York, United States (1958-01-05) (track 6)
New York, New York, United States (1958-03-29) (track 14)
New York, New York, United States (1964-01-24) (tracks 11, 13)
New York, New York, United States (1964-08-13) (track 10)
clarinet:
Marshall Royal (track 6)
violin:
Bernard Eichen (track 10)
Lewis Eley (track 10)
Emanuel Green (track 10)
Leo Kruczek (track 10)
Charles Libove (track 10)
Harry Lookofsky (track 10)
Gene Orloff (track 10)
Tosha Samaroff (track 10)
reeds:
Benny Golson (tracks 11, 13)
Phil Woods (tracks 11, 13)
trumpet:
Clifford Brown (track 3)
Wendell Culley (track 6)
Freddie Hubbard (tracks 11, 13)
Thad Jones (track 6)
Joe Newman (US jazz trumpeter) (tracks 6, 11, 13)
Charlie Shavers (tracks 11, 13)
Clark Terry (tracks 11, 13)
Snooky Young (track 6)
drums:
Bobby Donaldson (track 10)
Roy Haynes (tracks 1–3, 5, 8–9)
George Hughes (tracks 5, 8–9, 12, 15–17)
Sonny Payne (track 6)
flute:
Herbie Mann (track 3)
Jerome Richardson (track 10)
Frank Wess (track 6)
guitar:
Barry Galbraith (track 10)
Freddie Green (track 6)
bass:
Joe Benjamin (US jazz bassist) (track 3)
Richard Davis (American jazz bassist) (tracks 5–6, 8–9)
George Duvivier (track 10)
Charles Williams (bassist) (tracks 5, 8–9, 12, 15–17)
double bass:
Joe Benjamin (US jazz bassist) (tracks 1–2)
percussion:
Willie Rodriguez (Latin jazz drummer and percussionist) (track 10)
alto saxophone:
Marshall Royal (track 6)
Frank Wess (track 6)
piano:
Ronnell Bright (track 6)
Bob James (US jazz keyboardist, arranger and producer) (tracks 10–11, 13)
Jimmy Jones (jazz pianist, active years 1936-1975) (tracks 3, 5, 8–9)
John Malachi (tracks 1–2)
Kirk Stuart (tracks 5, 8–9, 12, 15–17)
baritone saxophone:
Charlie Fowlkes (track 6)
tenor saxophone:
Frank Foster (saxophonist) (track 6)
Billy Mitchell (US jazz saxophonist) (track 6)
Paul Quinichette (track 3)
Frank Wess (track 6)
trombone:
Wayne Andre (track 10)
Billy Byers (track 10)
Henry Coker (track 6)
Al Grey (track 6)
Richard M. Nixon (track 10)
Benny Powell (tracks 6, 10)
Kai Winding (tracks 11, 13)
Britt Woodman (track 10)
J.J. Johnson (Jazz/bop trombonist/session leader) (tracks 11, 13)
arranger:
Frank Foster (violin) (track 10)
J.J. Johnson (Jazz/bop trombonist/session leader) (tracks 11, 13)
Ernie Wilkins (track 3)
composer:
Leonard Bernstein (American composer and conductor) (track 15)
Leonello Casucci (track 9)
Erroll Garner (track 16)
George Gershwin (composer) (track 7)
Antônio Carlos Jobim (Tom Jobim) (track 10)
Roger “Ram” Ramirez (Puerto Rican jazz pianist) (track 17)
George Shearing (track 3)
George Treadwell (track 1)
Claudius Valk (track 12)
Sarah Vaughan (track 1)
Hoagy Carmichael (1927) (track 6)
Fats Waller (1928) (track 8)
Cole Porter (1929) (track 12)
Johnny Green (composer and conductor, often credited as John Green) (1930) (track 2)
Ann Ronell (1932) (track 5)
Richard Rodgers (1937) (track 4)
Billy Strayhorn (1939) (track 11)
Jimmy Davis (songwriter, "Lover Man") (1942) (track 17)
Jimmy Sherman (1942) (track 17)
conductor:
Frank Foster (violin) (track 10)
Ernie Wilkins (track 3)
lyricist:
Julius Brammer (track 9)
Johnny Burke (American lyricist, 1908-1964) (track 16)
B. Y. Forster (pseudonym of George David Weiss) (track 3)
Ira Gershwin (track 7)
DuBose Heyward (track 7)
Vinicius de Moraes (track 10)
Stephen Sondheim (track 15)
Andy Razaf (1928) (track 8)
Mitchell Parish (1929) (track 6)
Cole Porter (1929) (track 12)
Frank Eyton (1930) (track 2)
Edward Heyman (1930) (track 2)
Robert Sour (1930) (track 2)
Ann Ronell (1932) (track 5)
Lorenz Hart (1937) (track 4)
Jimmy Davis (songwriter, "Lover Man") (1942) (track 17)
Roger “Ram” Ramirez (Puerto Rican jazz pianist) (1942) (track 17)
Jimmy Sherman (1942) (track 17)
Joya Sherrill (1944) (track 11)
orchestra:
producer:
Quincy Jones (track 10)
Qunicy Jones (tracks 5, 8–9, 12, 15–17)
revised by:
Peter Chatman (track 13)
translator:
Irving Caesar (track 9)
Norman Gimbel (track 10)
vocals:
Kirk Stuart (track 16)
Sarah Vaughan (tracks 1–2, 7)
writer:
Alain Romans (track 14)
Aaron ‘Pinetop’ Sparks (1935) (track 13)
Milton Sparks (1935) (track 13)
publisher:
Chappell & Co. (track 7)
Chappell & Co., Inc. (tracks 7, 15)
Druropetal Music (track 2)
Good Music Limited (lullaby of birdieland - shearing - Planetary Nom Limited/Good Music Limited) (track 3)
MCA Music (not for release label use! this is a music publisher, ASCAP-affiliated) (track 17)
Mills Music, Inc. (track 6)
Quartet Music Inc. (track 2)
Tempo (Please do not use for release label) (track 11)
Universal Music Publishing Ltd. (UK subsidiary of Universal Music Publishing Group) (track 10)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 2)
Warner/Chappell (tracks 4, 7, 12)
Warner/Chappell Music, Ltd. (1996–present) (track 16)
Ira Gershwin Music (1935) (track 7)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (1935) (track 7)
recorded at:
Mister Kelly’s in Chicago, Illinois, United States (1957-08-06) (tracks 5, 8–9)
Tivoli (Danish amusement park) in Copenhagen, Capital Region of Denmark, Denmark (1963-07-18 – 1963-07-23) (tracks 5, 8–9, 12, 15–17)
arrangements:
My Funny Valentine (arr. Bjørn Kruse) (track 4)
Summertime (catch-all for arrangements) (track 7)
has revision:
Take the “A” Train (Nikki Yanofsky version) (track 11)
is based on:
Misty (Original instrumental work) (track 16)
is the basis for:
Doin’ Time (track 7)
Summertime (Rick Wakeman arrangement) (track 7)
The Bones of You (track 7)
later translated parody versions:
Gigolo (track 9)
Gigu (track 9)
Nikolo (track 9)
Tschibuti (track 7)
later translated versions:
C'est l'été (track 7)
Cuerpo y Alma (track 2)
Ich gefall' mir (track 15)
Me siento hermosa (I Feel Pretty) (West Side Story, Spanish version) (track 15)
Polvere di stelle (track 6)
Sommartid (track 7)
Summa is (track 7)
later versions:
Har ni cykellås (track 8)
Nobody Loves Me (track 13)
The Boy From Ipanema (Antena version) (track 10)
live recording of:
Honeysuckle Rose (track 8)
Just a Gigolo (English version) (track 9)
Misty (track 16)
Willow Weep for Me (track 5)
part of:
Babes in Arms (full musical) (track 4)
West Side Story (track 15)
recording of:
Body and Soul (track 2)
Lover Man (track 17)
My Funny Valentine (from "Babes in Arms") (track 4)
Padre (track 14)
Stardust (the jazz standard) (track 6)
Summertime (American songbook standard from 1935 opera Porgy and Bess) (track 7)
Shulie a Bop (1957-02-14) (track 1)
referred to in medleys:
West Side Story (Peter Riese arrangement) (track 15)
translated version of:
Garota de Ipanema (track 10)
Schöner Gigolo (track 9)
version of:
Take the “A” Train (initial instrumental version) (track 11)