Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Jeru
4 3:14
2 Move
4 2:34
3 Godchild
4 3:10
4 Budo
4 2:36
5 Venus de Milo
4 3:12
6 Rouge
4 3:15
7 Boplicity
4 3:02
8 Israel
4 2:18
9 Deception
4 2:49
10 Rocker
4 3:07
11 Moon Dreams
4 3:20
12 Darn That Dream
4 3:25
13 Birth of the Cool Theme (live)
0:18
14 Move (live)
3:43
15 Why Do I Love You (live)
3:42
16 Godchild (live)
5:52
17 S'il Vous Plait (live)
4:23
18 Moon Dreams (live)
3:08
19 Budo (Hallucination) (live)
3:26
20 Move (live)
4:49
21 Darn That Dream (live)
4:24
22 Moon Dreams (live)
3:47
23 Budo (Hallucination) (live)
4:21

Credits

CD 1

trumpet:
Miles Davis (jazz trumpeter, bandleader, songwriter) (1949-01-21) (tracks 1–4)
Miles Davis (jazz trumpeter, bandleader, songwriter) (1949-04-22) (tracks 5–8)
Miles Davis (jazz trumpeter, bandleader, songwriter) (1950-03-09) (tracks 9–12)
drums:
Max Roach (1949-01-21) (tracks 1–4)
Kenny Clarke (1949-04-22) (tracks 5–8)
Max Roach (1950-03-09) (tracks 9–12)
double bass:
Joe Shulman (1949-01-21) (tracks 1–4)
Nelson Boyd (1949-04-22) (tracks 5–8)
Al McKibbon (1950-03-09) (tracks 9–12)
alto saxophone:
Lee Konitz (1949-01-21) (tracks 1–4)
Lee Konitz (1949-04-22) (tracks 5–8)
Lee Konitz (1950-03-09) (tracks 9–12)
piano:
Al Haig (1949-01-21) (tracks 1–4)
John Lewis (pianist, member of Modern Jazz Quartet) (1949-04-22) (tracks 5–8)
John Lewis (pianist, member of Modern Jazz Quartet) (1950-03-09) (tracks 9–12)
baritone saxophone:
Gerry Mulligan (1949-01-21) (tracks 1–4)
Gerry Mulligan (1949-04-22) (tracks 5–8)
Gerry Mulligan (1950-03-09) (tracks 9–12)
tuba:
Bill Barber (Jazz tuba player) (1949-01-21) (tracks 1–4)
Bill Barber (Jazz tuba player) (1949-04-22) (tracks 5–8)
Bill Barber (Jazz tuba player) (1950-03-09) (tracks 9–12)
trombone:
Kai Winding (1949-01-21) (tracks 1–4)
J.J. Johnson (Jazz/bop trombonist/session leader) (1949-04-22) (tracks 5–8)
J.J. Johnson (Jazz/bop trombonist/session leader) (1950-03-09) (tracks 9–12)
French horn:
Junior Collins (1949-01-21) (tracks 1–4)
Sanford J. Siegelstein (1949-04-22) (tracks 5–8)
Gunther Schuller (1950-03-09) (tracks 9–12)
arranger:
John Carisi (track 8)
Gil Evans (tracks 7, 11)
John Lewis (pianist, member of Modern Jazz Quartet) (tracks 2, 4, 6)
Gerry Mulligan (tracks 1, 3, 5, 9–10, 12)
composer:
Denzil Best (tracks 2, 14, 20)
John Carisi (track 8)
Miles Davis (jazz trumpeter, bandleader, songwriter) (tracks 4, 9, 19, 23)
Gil Evans (tracks 7, 13)
George Gershwin (composer) (track 15)
Cleo Henry (track 7)
John Lewis (pianist, member of Modern Jazz Quartet) (tracks 6, 17)
Chummy MacGregor (tracks 11, 18, 22)
Johnny Mercer (tracks 11, 18, 22)
Bud Powell (tracks 4, 19, 23)
George Wallington (tracks 3, 16)
Gerry Mulligan (tracks 1, 5, 10)
Jimmy Van Heusen (1939) (tracks 12, 21)
lead vocals:
Kenny Hagood (1950-03-09) (track 12)
lyricist:
Buddy DeSylva (track 15)
Ira Gershwin (track 15)
Eddie DeLange (1939) (tracks 12, 21)
publisher:
Beechwood Music (track 8)
Scarsdale Music Corp. (ASCAP) (tracks 12, 21)
Harms, Inc. (1925) (track 15)
recorded at:
WOR Studios in New York, New York, United States (1949-01-21) (tracks 1–4)
WOR Studios in New York, New York, United States (1949-04-22) (tracks 5, 7)
WOR Studios in New York, New York, United States (1950-03-09) (tracks 9–10, 12)
DJ-mixes:
Deception by Miles Davis (track 9)
sampled by:
Serenade by D.Kay (track 11)
cover recording of:
Move (1949-01-21) (track 2)
Darn That Dream (1950-03-09) (track 12)
is based on:
Hallucinations (tracks 4, 19, 23)
later versions:
Boplicity (track 7)
live cover recording of:
Darn That Dream (track 21)
live recording of:
Budo (tracks 19, 23)
Godchild (track 16)
Moon Dreams (tracks 18, 22)
Move (tracks 14, 20)
S'il vous plaît (track 17)
Why Do I Love You (track 15)
part of:
Tell Me More! (track 15)
recording of:
Budo (1949-01-21) (track 4)
Godchild (1949-01-21) (track 3)
Jeru (1949-01-21) (track 1)
Boplicity (1949-04-22) (track 7)
Israel (Miles Davis/John Carisi's song) (1949-04-22) (track 8)
Rouge (1949-04-22) (track 6)
Venus de Milo (1949-04-22) (track 5)
Deception (1950-03-09) (track 9)
Moon Dreams (1950-03-09) (track 11)
Rocker (1950-03-09) (track 10)
referred to in medleys: