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Label: BMG - Catalog #: - UPC: 828768553725

Label: BMG - Catalog #: - UPC: 828768553725

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Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Beyond the Sea
Bobby Darin 5 2:54
2 Sway (Quien Sera)
Dean Martin 4.5 2:43
3 Let's Fall in Love
Vic Damone 1:59
4 Papa Loves Mambo
Perry Como 2:41
5 Lullaby of Birdland
Sarah Vaughan 4:01
6 I'm in Love
Buddy Greco 1:32
7 Here Comes Summer
Jerry Keller 2:10
8 The More I See You
Chris Montez 2:40
9 Gonna Get Along Without Ya Now
Trini Lopez 1:49
10 Wonderful! Wonderful!
Johnny Mathis 2:49
11 My Kind of Girl
Matt Monro 2:56
12 Under Paris Skies
Andy Williams 3:04
13 Manhattan
Ella Fitzgerald 2:50
14 The Lady Is a Tramp
Della Reese 2:39
15 Thirteen Men
Ann-Margret 2:43
16 Cerveza
Boots Brown & His Blockbusters 2:07
17 Mambo Italiano
Rosemary Clooney 2:33
18 Teach Me Tiger
April Stevens 2:23
19 Whatever Will Be, Will Be (Que será, será)
Doris Day 2:06
20 Don't Go Breaking My Heart
Burt Bacharach 2:27
21 You Are the Sunshine of My Life
Liza Minnelli 2:34
22 Fly Me to the Moon
Tony Bennett 4:13
23 Sidewalks of Cuba
Betty Bennett 2:33
24 Skokiaan
Pérez Prado 2:40
25 Brazil
Antonio Carlos Jobim 3:33
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Ain't Got No (I Got Life)
Nina Simone 5 2:19
2 Mas Que Nada
Ella Fitzgerald 3:48
3 Summertime
Ray Conniff 2:41
4 Por Favor
Doris Day 2:23
5 You Do Something to Me
Frank Sinatra 2:35
6 In the Cool, Cool, Cool of the Evening
Rosemary Clooney 3:02
7 Put on a Happy Face
Tony Bennett 2:39
8 (This Is) A Fine Romance
Marilyn Monroe 2:20
9 All That Jazz
Mel Tormé 2:12
10 Come Rain or Come Shine
Buddy Greco 2:03
11 Kiss Me Honey Honey (Kiss Me)
Shirley Bassey 2:25
12 Bossa Nova Hand Dance
Connie Francis 2:07
13 Frenesi - Twist
Les Elgart & His Orchestra 1:45
14 The Girl From Ipanema
Percy Faith & His Orchestra 2:33
15 Leaving on a Jet Plane
Sophie Barker 4:04
16 Sitting on the Dock of the Bay
Mongo Santamaría 3:16
17 Eso Beso (That Kiss)
Nancy Ames 2:02
18 Guaglione
Pérez Prado 2:24
19 Daydream
Günter Kallmann Choir 3:00
20 My Baby Just Cares for Me
Nina Simone 3:37
21 On the Sunny Side of the Street
Dizzy Gillespie & Joe Carroll 3:05
22 Something for Cat
Henry Mancini 3:10
23 Raindrops Keep Fallin' On My Head
Peter Nero 2:44
24 Strangers in the Night
Mel Tormé 2:40
25 The Impossible Dream
Andy Williams 2:37

Credits

CD 1

recorded in:
New York, New York, United States (1954-12-16) (track 5)
Los Angeles, California, United States (1956-08-21 – 1956-08-31) (track 13)
trumpet:
Clifford Brown (1954-12-16) (track 5)
Pete Candoli (1956-08-21 – 1956-08-31) (track 13)
Maynard Ferguson (1956-08-21 – 1956-08-31) (track 13)
Conrad Gozzo (1956-08-21 – 1956-08-31) (track 13)
Ray Linn (1956-08-21 – 1956-08-31) (track 13)
drums:
Roy Haynes (1954-12-16) (track 5)
Alvin Stoller (1956-08-21 – 1956-08-31) (track 13)
flute:
Herbie Mann (1954-12-16) (track 5)
Bob Cooper (US jazz saxophonist) (1956-08-21 – 1956-08-31) (track 13)
Ted Nash (40s-80s US swing reedman, uncle of the other) (1956-08-21 – 1956-08-31) (track 13)
Bud Shank (1956-08-21 – 1956-08-31) (track 13)
Maurice Stein (American jazz saxophonist) (1956-08-21 – 1956-08-31) (track 13)
guitar:
Barney Kessel (1956-08-21 – 1956-08-31) (track 13)
bass:
Joe Benjamin (US jazz bassist) (track 5)
Hal Gaylor (Canadian bassist) (track 22)
Joe Mondragon (1956-08-21 – 1956-08-31) (track 13)
double bass:
Joe Benjamin (US jazz bassist) (1954-12-16) (track 5)
saxophone:
Paul Quinichette (track 5)
Bob Cooper (US jazz saxophonist) (1956-08-21 – 1956-08-31) (track 13)
Ted Nash (40s-80s US swing reedman, uncle of the other) (1956-08-21 – 1956-08-31) (track 13)
Bud Shank (1956-08-21 – 1956-08-31) (track 13)
Maurice Stein (American jazz saxophonist) (1956-08-21 – 1956-08-31) (track 13)
piano:
Jimmy Jones (jazz pianist, active years 1936-1975) (track 5)
Ralph Sharon (track 22)
Paul Smith (Paul Thatcher Smith, jazz pianist, composer, arranger and bandleader) (1956-08-21 – 1956-08-31) (track 13)
baritone saxophone:
Chuck Gentry (1956-08-21 – 1956-08-31) (track 13)
bass trombone:
George Roberts (american bass trombone) (1956-08-21 – 1956-08-31) (track 13)
tenor saxophone:
Al Cohn (track 22)
Paul Quinichette (1954-12-16) (track 5)
trombone:
Milt Bernhart (1956-08-21 – 1956-08-31) (track 13)
Joe Howard (american trombon player) (1956-08-21 – 1956-08-31) (track 13)
Lloyd Ulyate (1956-08-21 – 1956-08-31) (track 13)
flugelhorn:
Vince DeRosa (1956-08-21 – 1956-08-31) (track 13)
arranger:
Buddy Bregman (track 13)
Richard Wess (track 1)
Ernie Wilkins (track 5)
Don Costa (US pop music arranger & producer) (track 22)
composer:
Burt Bacharach (track 20)
Leslie Bricusse (track 11)
Jay Livingston (track 19)
Bob Merrill (songwriter, and lyricist of the hit musical Funny Girl) (track 17)
George Shearing (tracks 5, 5)
Charles Trenet (track 1)
Dickie Thompson (track 15)
Richard Rodgers (1925) (track 13)
Bart Howard (1954) (track 22)
conductor:
Burt Bacharach (track 20)
Don Costa (US pop music arranger & producer) (track 22)
Ernie Wilkins (1954-12-16) (track 5)
Frank De Vol (1956-02-24) (track 19)
Buddy Bregman (1956-08-21 – 1956-08-31) (track 13)
Richard Wess (1958-08-24) (track 1)
engineer:
Val Valentin (track 13)
executive producer:
Danny Bennett (track 22)
lead vocals:
Sarah Vaughan (track 5)
lyricist:
Leslie Bricusse (track 11)
Bob Merrill (songwriter, and lyricist of the hit musical Funny Girl) (track 17)
Hal David (track 20)
Ray Evans (track 19)
B. Y. Forster (pseudonym of George David Weiss) (tracks 5, 5)
Norman Gimbel (track 2)
Jack Lawrence (US songwriter) (track 1)
Dickie Thompson (track 15)
Lorenz Hart (1925) (track 13)
Bart Howard (1954) (track 22)
orchestra:
Mitchell Ayres and His Orchestra (1954-08-31) (track 4)
Frank De Vol and His Orchestra (1956-02-24) (track 19)
orchestrator:
Buddy Bregman (track 13)
performer:
The Mellomen (American singing quartet) (track 17)
producer:
Ernie Altschuler (track 22)
Joe Carlton (track 4)
Ahmet Ertegun (track 1)
Nesuhi Ertegun (track 1)
Lee Gillette (track 2)
Norman Granz (track 13)
Jerry Wexler (track 1)
vocals:
Tony Bennett (US jazz/standards vocalist) (track 22)
Dean Martin (American singer/actor) (track 2)
Perry Como (American popular music singer and TV personality, 1912-2001) (1954-08-31) (track 4)
The Ray Charles Singers (1954-08-31) (track 4)
Sarah Vaughan (1954-12-16) (track 5)
Doris Day (1956-02-24) (track 19)
Ella Fitzgerald (1956-08-21 – 1956-08-31) (track 13)
Bobby Darin (1958-08-24) (track 1)
writer:
Al Hoffman (track 4)
Dick Manning (American songwriter) (track 4)
Bickley Reichner (track 4)
publisher:
Good Music Limited (lullaby of birdieland - shearing - Planetary Nom Limited/Good Music Limited) (tracks 5, 5)
Music 1 Ltd. (track 1)
St. Angelo Music (track 19)
arrangements:
Fly Me to the Moon (Quincy Jones arr.) (track 22)
cover recording of:
Fly Me to the Moon (track 22)
Mambo Italiano (track 17)
Lullaby of Birdland (1954-12-16) (track 5)
Beyond the Sea (1958-08-24) (track 1)
is the basis for:
Que sera sera (track 19)
later translated versions:
Che sera (track 19)
Far dansar mambo (track 4)
Papa Loves Mambo (french version) (track 4)
Que será será (track 19)
Volons vers la lune (track 22)
世事多變化 (track 19)
later versions:
Treize filles (track 15)
recording of:
Brazil (track 25)
My Kind of Girl (track 11)
Sway (track 2)
Thirteen Women (also performed as "Thirteen Men") (track 15)
Papa Loves Mambo (1954-08-31) (track 4)
Lullaby of Birdland (1954-12-16) (track 5)
Que Será, Será (1956-02-24) (track 19)
Manhattan (1956-08-21 – 1956-08-31) (track 13)
version of:
La Mer (Charles Trenet song) (track 1)
¿Quién será? (track 2)

CD 2

recorded in:
New York, New York, United States (1957-12) (track 20)
drums:
Albert “Tootie” Heath (1957-12) (track 20)
bass:
Jimmy Bond (1957-12) (track 20)
piano:
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1957-12) (track 20)
additional translator:
Steve Crosby (track 18)
arranger:
George Siravo (track 5)
Axel Stordahl (track 5)
composer:
Walter Donaldson (track 20)
Mitch Leigh (track 25)
Galt MacDermot (Canadian composer, pianist and writer of musical theatre) (track 1)
David Mackay (Australian producer) (track 19)
Sylvain Vanholme (Belgian musician) (track 19)
Raymond Vincent (track 19)
John Denver (track 15)
Cole Porter (1929) (track 5)
Jerome Kern (1936) (track 8)
Giuseppe Fanciulli (1956) (track 18)
conductor:
George Siravo (track 5)
lead vocals:
Marilyn Monroe (track 8)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (track 1)
Frank Sinatra (track 5)
lyricist:
Joe Darion (track 25)
John Denver (track 15)
Gus Kahn (track 20)
James Rado (track 1)
Gerome Ragni (track 1)
Cole Porter (1929) (track 5)
Dorothy Fields (US Tin Pan Alley librettist and lyricist) (1936) (track 8)
Nicola Salerno (1956) (track 18)
vocals:
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1957-12) (track 20)
writer:
Michael Julien (British songwriter,) (track 11)
Albon Timothy (jazz and calypso musician and songwriter) (track 11)
phonographic copyright by:
publisher:
Andrew Scott Inc. (track 25)
Chappell & Co. (track 8)
Gus Kahn Music Co. (track 20)
Helena Music Co. (track 25)
Tobago Music Co. (track 20)
cover recording of:
A Fine Romance (track 8)
Daydream (track 19)
later translated versions:
Bambino (track 18)
El sueño imposible (track 25)
La Quête (Rêver un impossible rêve) (track 25)
見果てぬ夢 (track 25)
later versions:
Daydream in Blue (track 19)
Rêveries (Claude François song) (track 19)
live recording of:
part of:
Can‐Can (1960 musical film) (track 5)
Man of La Mancha (Mitch Leigh musical) (track 25)
recording of:
Guaglione (track 18)
The Impossible Dream (Man of la Mancha) (track 25)
You Do Something to Me (1950-04-14) (track 5)
My Baby Just Cares for Me (1957-12) (track 20)
referred to in medleys:
Overture (Man of La Mancha) (track 25)
Swing Time Medley (track 8)

Release

ASIN: UK: B000FIGZ9C [info]