Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Oh, Lady Be Good
Count Basie & His Orchestra 1:46
2 The Woodpecker Song
The Glenn Miller Orchestra 2:34
3 When the Saints Go Marching In
Louis Armstrong & His All-Stars 2:48
4 La vie en rose
Louis Armstrong & His All-Stars 3:24
5 C'est si bon
Louis Armstrong & His All-Stars 3:05
6 Take the 'A' Train
Duke Ellington & His Orchestra 3:05
7 It Don't Mean a Thing
Duke Ellington & His Orchestra 3:05
8 Perdido
Duke Ellington & His Orchestra 2:27
9 I Let a Song Go Out of My Heart
Duke Ellington & His Orchestra 3:09
10 C-Jam Blues
Duke Ellington & His Orchestra 2:43
11 Jeepers Creepers
Louis Armstrong & His Orchestra 4:44
12 On the Sunny Side of the Street
Louis Armstrong & His Orchestra 3:00
13 West End Blues
Louis Armstrong and His Hot Five 3:21
14 Lester Leaps In
Count Basie & His Orchestra 4:21
15 Basie's Boogie
Count Basie & His Orchestra 2:09
16 Twelfth Street Rag
Count Basie & His Orchestra 3:06
17 Panama
Louis Armstrong & His All-Stars 4:03
18 I Got Rhythm
Benny Goodman and His Orchestra 3:58
19 Goody Goody
Benny Goodman and His Orchestra 2:33
20 Tuxedo Junction
The Glenn Miller Orchestra 3:33
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 American Patrol
The Glenn Miller Orchestra 3:21
2 Don't Sit Under the Apple Tree (With Anyone Else but Me)
The Glenn Miller Orchestra 3:07
3 Pennsylvania 6-5000
The Glenn Miller Orchestra 3:20
4 Jumpin' at the Woodside
Count Basie & His Orchestra 3:43
5 Rock-A-Bye Basie
Count Basie & His Orchestra 3:33
6 In the Mood
The Glenn Miller Orchestra 3:37
7 Chattanooga-Choo-Choo
The Glenn Miller Orchestra 3:31
8 One O'Clock Jump
Count Basie & His Orchestra 4:10
9 Swingin' the Blues
Count Basie & His Orchestra 2:50
10 Sweet Georgia Brown
Benny Goodman and His Orchestra 3:48
11 Beale Street Blues
Duke Ellington & His Orchestra 4:10
12 Tea for Two
Duke Ellington & His Orchestra 1:56
13 Creole Love Call
Duke Ellington & His Orchestra 3:01
14 April in Paris
Count Basie & His Orchestra 3:51
15 Whishing (Will Make It So)
The Glenn Miller Orchestra 2:53
16 Moonlight Serenade
The Glenn Miller Orchestra 3:24
17 Little Brown Jug
The Glenn Miller Orchestra 2:57
18 The Man With the Mandolin
The Glenn Miller Orchestra 2:56
19 Honeysuckle Rose
Count Basie & His Orchestra 3:02

Credits

CD 1

clarinet and tenor saxophone:
Jimmy Hamilton (US jazz clarinettist/saxophonist, arranger, composer) (1946-03-28) (track 8)
trumpet:
William “Cat” Anderson (1946-03-28) (track 8)
Bernard Flood (1946-03-28) (track 8)
Shelton "Scad" Hemphill (1946-03-28) (track 8)
Taft Jordan (1946-03-28) (track 8)
Francis Williams (1946-03-28) (track 8)
drums:
Sonny Greer (1946-03-28) (track 8)
guitar:
Fred Guy (1946-03-28) (track 8)
double bass:
Oscar Pettiford (1946-03-28) (track 8)
alto saxophone:
Otto Hardwick (1946-03-28) (track 8)
Johnny Hodges (1946-03-28) (track 8)
piano:
Duke Ellington (American composer, pianist, & jazz bandleader) (1946-03-28) (track 8)
baritone saxophone:
Harry Carney (1946-03-28) (track 8)
tenor saxophone:
Al Sears (1946-03-28) (track 8)
trombone:
Lawrence Brown (jazz trombonist) (1946-03-28) (track 8)
Joe "Tricky Sam" Nanton (1946-03-28) (track 8)
Wilbur de Paris (1946-03-28) (track 8)
valve trombone:
Claude Jones (1946-03-28) (track 8)
composer:
Juan Tizol (track 8)
Edward Kennedy "Duke" Ellington (American composer, pianist, & jazz bandleader) (1931-08) (track 7)
lyricist:
Irving Mills (1931) (track 7)
publisher:
EMI Mills Music (ASCAP) (track 7)
is the basis for:
Swingy Thing (Solo Tenor Horn & Brass Band) (track 7)
later versions:
Perdido (with lyrics) (track 8)
recording of:
Perdido (original instrumental version) (1946-03-28) (track 8)

CD 2

arranger:
Glenn Miller (jazz band leader) (track 16)
Jerry Gray (US big band arranger and conductor) (1942) (track 1)
composer:
Glenn Miller (jazz band leader) (track 16)
F. W. Meacham (1885) (track 1)
publisher:
Big 3 Music Ltd. (track 16)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (track 16)
Sony Music Entertainment UK Limited (not for release label use! post-2008 subsidiary of Sony Music Entertainment) (track 1)
arrangement of:
American Patrol (track 1)
later versions:
Moonlight Serenade (sung version with lyrics by Mitchell Parish) (track 16)
recording of:
American Patrol (swing version) (track 1)
Moonlight Serenade (original instrumental version) (track 16)