Tracklist

CD 1: Early Miles ... feat. Miles Davis Vol. 1, 1945 - 1947
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Billieʼs Bounce
Charlie Parker's Re-Boppers feat. Miles Davis 3:14
2 Nowʼs the Time
Charlie Parker's Re-Boppers feat. Miles Davis 3:19
3 Thriving on a Riff
Charlie Parker's Re-Boppers feat. Miles Davis 2:55
4 Moose the Mooche
Charlie Parker Septet 3:08
5 Yardbird Suite
Charlie Parker Septet 3:00
6 Ornithology
Charlie Parker Septet 3:05
7 Night in Tunisia
Charlie Parker Septet 3:08
8 Oo Bop Shʼ Bam Walter
Billy Eckstine and His Orchestra 3:06
9 I Love the Loveliness of You
Billy Eckstine and His Orchestra 2:45
10 Jelly Jelly
Billy Eckstine and His Orchestra 3:21
11 For Europeans Only
Illinois Jacquet and His Orchestra 3:21
12 Big Dog
Illinois Jacquet and His Orchestra 2:46
13 You Left Me All Alone
Illinois Jacquet and His Orchestra 3:03
14 Jivin' With Jack the Bellboy
lllinois Jacquet And His Orchestra 2:53
15 Donna Lee
Charlie Parker All-Stars 2:32
16 Chasin' The Bird
Charlie Parker All-Stars 2:44
17 Cheryl
Charlie Parker All-Stars 2:57
18 Buzzy
Charlie Parker All-Stars 2:28
19 Bean-A-Re-Bop
Coleman Hawkins and His All Stars 2:36
20 Isn't lt Romantic?
Coleman Hawkins and His All Stars 3:04
CD 2: Early Miles ... feat. Miles Davis Vol. 2, 1945 - 1947
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 The Way You Look Tonight
Coleman Hawkins and His All Stars 2:49
2 Phantomesque
Coleman Hawkins and His All Stars 2:58
3 Milestones
Miles Davis All Stars 2:35
4 Little Willie Leaps
Miles Davis All Stars 2:50
5 Half Nelson
Miles Davis All Stars 2:43
6 Sippin' at Bells
Miles Davis All Stars 2:21
7 Dexterity
Original Charlie Parker Quintet 3:03
8 Bongo Bop
Original Charlie Parker Quintet 2:49
9 Dewey Square
Original Charlie Parker Quintet 3:12
10 The Hymn
Original Charlie Parker Quintet 2:33
11 Bird of Paradise
Original Charlie Parker Quintet 3:12
12 Embraceable You
Original Charlie Parker Quintet 3:28
13 Bird Feathers
Original Charlie Parker Quintet 2:56
14 Klactoveedsedstene
Original Charlie Parker Quintet 3:09
15 Scrapple From the Apple
Original Charlie Parker Quintet 3:00
16 My Old Flame
Original Charlie Parker Quintet 3:16
17 Out Of Nowhere
Original Charlie Parker Quintet 3:07
18 Don't Blame Me
Original Charlie Parker Quintet 2:50
19 Drifting on a Reed
Original Charlie Parker Quintet with J.J. Johnson 2:59
20 Quasimodo Lorenz
Original Charlie Parker Quintet with J.J. Johnson 2:55
21 Charlie's wig
Original Charlie Parker Quintet with J.J. Johnson 2:46
CD 3: Early Miles - Moon Dreams, 1947 - 1948
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Bongo Beep
Original Charlie Parker Quintet with J.J. Johnson 3:00
2 Crazeology
Original Charlie Parker Quintet with J.J. Johnson 3:00
3 How Deep Is the Ocean?
Original Charlie Parker Quintet with J.J. Johnson 3:25
4 Another Hair-Do
Charlie Parker All-Stars 2:37
5 Bluebird
Charlie Parker All-Stars 2:50
6 Klaunstance
Charlie Parker All-Stars 2:45
7 Bird Gets the Worm
Charlie Parker All-Stars 2:35
8 Godchild
Miles Davis Nonet 5:54
9 S'il Vous Plait
Miles Davis Nonet 4:26
10 Moon Dreams
Miles Davis Nonet 3:09
11 Hallucinations (aka Budo)
Miles Davis Nonet 2:56
12 Why Do I Love You?
Miles Davis Nonet 3:44
13 Move (Mood)
Miles Davis Nonet 2:33
14 Moon Dreams
Miles Davis Nonet 3:42
15 Hallucinations (Budo)
Miles Davis Nonet 4:18
16 Darn That Dream
Charlie Parker All-Stars 4:18
17 Barbados
Charlie Parker All-Stars 2:29
18 Ah-Leu-Cha
Charlie Parker All-Stars 2:54
19 Constellation
Charlie Parker All-Stars 2:27
20 Perhaps
Charlie Parker All-Stars 2:33
CD 4: Miles Ahead, 1948 - 1950
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Marmaduke
Charlie Parker All-Stars 2:46
2 Steeplechase
Charlie Parker All-Stars 3:05
3 Merry-Go-Round
Charlie Parker All-Stars 2:26
4 52nd Street Theme
Miles Davis Quintet 3:57
5 Half Nelson
Miles Davis Quintet 5:44
6 You Got to My Head
Miles Davis Quintet 5:40
7 Chasin' The Bird
Miles Davis Quintet 5:44
8 Jeru
The Miles Davis Nonet 4:12
9 Move
The Miles Davis Nonet 2:33
10 Godchild
The Miles Davis Nonet 3:09
11 Budo
The Miles Davis Nonet 2:34
12 Venus De Milo
The Miles Davis Nonet 3:11
13 Rouge
The Miles Davis Nonet 3:14
14 Boplicity
The Miles Davis Nonet 3:01
15 lsrael
The Miles Davis Nonet 2:18
16 Deception
The Miles Davis Nonet 2:47
17 Rocker
The Miles Davis Nonet 3:05
18 Moon Dreams
The Miles Davis Nonet 3:20
19 Darn That Dream
The Miles Davis Nonet 3:23
CD 5: Blue Room, 1950 - 1951
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 lt Might As Well Be Spring
Sarah Vaughan 2:53
2 Ain't Misbehavin'
Sarah Vaughan 3:03
3 Goodnight My Love
Sarah Vaughan 3:31
4 Nice Work lf You Can Get lt
Sarah Vaughan 2:40
5 Mean to Me
Sarah Vaughan 2:57
6 Come Rain or Come Shine
Sarah Vaughan 3:28
7 Down
Miles Davis Sextet 2:54
8 Blue Room (alt. Take)
Miles Davis Sextet 3:06
9 Blue Room (MT)
Miles Davis Sextet 3:00
10 Whispering
Miles Davis Sextet 3:03
11 I Know
Sonny Rollins Quartet 2:36
12 Au Privave
Charlie Parker Quintet 2:44
13 She Rote
Charlie Parker Quintet 3:08
14 K. C. Blues
Charlie Parker Quintet 3:26
15 Star Eyes
Charlie Parker Quintet 3:36
16 Odjenar
Lee Konitz Sextet feat.Miles Davis 2:54
17 Ezz-Thetic
Lee Konitz Sextet feat.Miles Davis 2:56
18 Hibeck
Lee Konitz Sextet feat.Miles Davis 3:09
19 Yesterdays
Lee Konitz Sextet feat.Miles Davis 2:29
20 Half Nelson (two)
Miles Davis Sextet 7:38
CD 6: Conception, 1951 - 1953
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Move (Mod)
Miles Davis Sextet 6:31
2 The Squirrel
Miles Davis Sextet 8:49
3 Conception
Miles Davis Sextet 4:05
4 Out Of The Blue
Miles Davis Sextet 6:17
5 Denial
Miles Davis Sextet 5:41
6 Bluing
Miles Davis Sextet 9:56
7 My Old Flame
Miles Davis Sextet 6:35
8 Donna
Miles Davis Sextet 3:18
9 Woody'n You (alt. Take)
Miles Davis Sextet 3:30
10 Round About Midnight
Miles Davis Sextet 7:07
CD 7: Blue Haze, 1953 - 1954
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Ray's ldea (alt. Take)
Miles Davis Sextet 3:53
2 Tempus Fugit (alt. Take)
Miles Davis Sextet 4:02
3 C.T.A. (alt. Take)
Miles Davis Sextet 3:20
4 I Waited For You
Miles Davis Sextet 3:35
5 Miles Ahead
Miles Davis Quintet 4:33
6 When Lights Are Low
Miles Davis Quintet 3:30
7 Four
Miles Davis Quintet 4:05
8 Blue Haze
Miles Davis Quartet 6:12
9 You Don't Know What Love ls
Miles Davis Quintet 4:27
10 But Not For Me (Take 1)
Miles Davis Quintet 5:48
11 Bags' Groove (Take 1)
Miles Davis All Stars 11:17
12 The Man I Love
Miles Davis All Stars 7:59
CD 8: Minor March, 1955
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 I Didn't
Miles Davis Quartet 6:05
2 Will You Still Be Mine?
Miles Davis Quartet 6:23
3 | See Your Face Before
Miles Davis Quartet 4:48
4 A Night ln Tunisia
Miles Davis Quartet 7:23
5 A Gal ln Calico
Miles Davis Quartet 5:20
b There's No You
Miles Davis Quintet 8:10
7 Alone Together
Miles Davis Quintet 7:20
8 Bitty Ditty
Miles Davis Sextet 6:39
9 Minor March
Miles Davis Sextet 8:16
CD 9: Dear Old Stockholm, 1955 - 1956
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Changes
Miles Davis Sextet 7:14
2 Stablemates
Miles Davis Quintet 5:22
3 How Am I To Know?
Miles Davis Quintet 4:41
4 Bye Bye (theme)
Miles Davis Quintet 5:49
5 S'posin'
Miles Davis Quintet 5:16
6 Diane
Miles Davis Quintet 7:54
7 It Could Happen to You
Miles Davis Quintet 6:38
8 The Theme (Take 1)
Miles Davis Quintet 2:00
9 The Theme (Take 2)
Miles Davis Quintet 1:04
10 Dear Old Stockholm
Miles Davis Quintet 7:56
11 Bye Bye Blackbird
Miles Davis Quintet 7:59
12 Tadd's Delight
Miles Davis Quintet 4:30
CD 10: Blues By Five, 1956 - 1957
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Round About Midnight
Miles Davis Quintet 5:22
2 Airegin
Miles Davis Quintet 4:26
3 Tune Up/When the Lights Are Low
Miles Davis Quintet 13:10
4 Blues By Five
Miles Davis Quintet 9:57
5 The Maids of Cadiz
Miles Davis & The Gil Evans Orchestra 3:45
6 The Duke
Miles Davis & The Gil Evans Orchestra 3:53
7 My Ship
Miles Davis & The Gil Evans Orchestra 4:32
8 Miles Ahead
Miles Davis & The Gil Evans Orchestra 3:37
9 New Rhumba
Miles Davis & The Gil Evans Orchestra 4:40
10 Blues for Pablo
Miles Davis & The Gil Evans Orchestra 5:22
11 Springville
Miles Davis & The Gil Evans Orchestra 3:30
12 I Don't Wanna Be Kissed
Miles Davis & The Gil Evans Orchestra 3:08
13 The Meaning of the Blues
Miles Davis & The Gil Evans Orchestra 2:50
14 Lament
Miles Davis & The Gil Evans Orchestra 2:15

Credits

CD 1: Early Miles ... feat. Miles Davis Vol. 1, 1945 - 1947

arranger:
Illinois Jacquet (track 12)
Illinois Jacquet (1978-03-28 – 1978-03-30) (track 13)
composer:
Ray Brown (jazz bassist) (track 8)
Miles Davis (jazz trumpeter, bandleader, songwriter) (track 15)
Bill Doggett (tracks 12–13)
Walter "Gil" Fuller (jazz composer & arranger) (track 8)
Dizzy Gillespie (tracks 7–8)
John Gillespie (track 7)
Benny Harris (track 6)
Coleman Hawkins (track 19)
Hank Jones (track 19)
Frank Paparelli (track 7)
Charlie Parker (aka "Bird", jazz alto saxophonist) (tracks 1–6, 15–18)
T‐Bone Walker (American blues musician and songwriter, 1910-1975) (track 9)
Richard Rodgers (1932) (track 20)
lyricist:
Lorenz Hart (1932) (track 20)
writer:
Tadd Dameron (tracks 11, 14)
Billy Eckstine (track 10)
Earl Hines (track 10)
Illinois Jacquet (tracks 11, 14)
publisher:
Marada Music Ltd. (track 6)
Sony/ATV Harmony (track 20)
Universal MCA Music Publishing (US film music publisher) (track 7)
is based on:
is the basis for:
Jelly Jelly (track 10)
Yardbird Suite (track 5)
李唐娜 (track 15)
later versions:
A Night in Tunisia (vocal version) (track 7)
Billie's Bounce (version with lyrics by Eddie Jefferson) (track 1)
recording of:
Big Dog (track 12)
Billie's Bounce (track 1)
Buzzy (track 18)
Chasing the Bird (track 16)
Cheryl (track 17)
Donna Lee (track 15)
For Europeans Only (track 11)
Isn’t It Romantic? (from 1932 film "Love Me Tonight") (track 20)
Jelly, Jelly (track 10)
Moose the Mooche (track 4)
Night in Tunisia (instrumental) (track 7)
Now's the Time (track 2)
Oop Bop Sh'Bam (track 8)
Ornithology (track 6)
Thriving on a Riff (track 3)
Yardbird Suite (track 5)
Bean-A-Re-Bop (1947-06) (track 19)

CD 2: Early Miles ... feat. Miles Davis Vol. 2, 1945 - 1947

arranger:
Joe Lovano (track 12)
composer:
Miles Davis (jazz trumpeter, bandleader, songwriter) (tracks 3–6)
Johnny Green (composer and conductor, often credited as John Green) (track 17)
Coleman Hawkins (track 2)
Arthur Johnston (American composer and songwriter) (track 16)
Jimmy McHugh (songwriter) (track 18)
Charlie Parker (aka "Bird", jazz alto saxophonist) (tracks 6–11, 13–15, 19–21)
George Gershwin (composer) (1928) (track 12)
Jerome Kern (1936) (track 1)
lyricist:
Sam Coslow (track 16)
Dorothy Fields (US Tin Pan Alley librettist and lyricist) (track 18)
Edward Heyman (track 17)
Ira Gershwin (1928) (track 12)
Dorothy Fields (US Tin Pan Alley librettist and lyricist) (1936) (track 1)
writer:
Miles Davis (jazz trumpeter, bandleader, songwriter) (track 14)
publisher:
EMI (EMI Records, since 1972) (track 3)
Famous Music (renamed since 2007-05 as Sony/ATV Harmony/Melody) (track 16)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 12)
is the basis for:
later parody versions:
Out of Nowhere (Sinatra / Crosby parody) (track 17)
later translated versions:
Abraçável você (track 12)
later versions:
part of:
Crazy For You (1992 Musical) (track 12)
Girl Crazy (1930 Musical) (track 12)
recording of:
Bird Feathers (track 13)
Bird of Paradise (track 11)
Bongo Bop (track 8)
Charlie's Wig (track 21)
Dewey Square (track 9)
Dexterity (track 7)
Don’t Blame Me (track 18)
Drifting on a Reed (track 19)
Embraceable You (track 12)
Half Nelson (track 5)
Klact-oveereds-tene (track 14)
Milestones (track 3)
My Old Flame (track 16)
Out of Nowhere (track 17)
Quasimodo (track 20)
Sippin' at Bells (track 6)
The Hymn (track 10)
Phantomesque (1947-06) (track 2)
referred to in medleys:
Swing Time Medley (track 1)

CD 3: Early Miles - Moon Dreams, 1947 - 1948

composer:
Denzil Best (track 13)
Miles Davis (jazz trumpeter, bandleader, songwriter) (tracks 11, 15)
Benny Harris (track 2)
Jerome Kern (track 12)
John Lewis (pianist, member of Modern Jazz Quartet) (track 9)
Chummy MacGregor (tracks 10, 14)
Johnny Mercer (tracks 10, 14)
Charlie Parker (aka "Bird", jazz alto saxophonist) (tracks 1, 4–7, 17–20)
Bud Powell (tracks 11, 15)
George Wallington (track 8)
Irving Berlin (1932) (track 3)
Jimmy Van Heusen (1939) (track 16)
lyricist:
Irving Berlin (1932) (track 3)
Eddie DeLange (1939) (track 16)
publisher:
Scarsdale Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 16)
is based on:
Hallucinations (tracks 11, 15)
part of:
Show Boat (1951 film) (track 12)
Show Boat: Act II (track 12)
recording of:
Ah-Leu-Cha (track 18)
Another Hair Do (track 4)
Barbados (track 17)
Bird Get the Worm (track 7)
Bluebird (track 5)
Bongo Beep (track 1)
Budo (tracks 11, 15)
Constellation (track 19)
Crazeology (track 2)
Darn That Dream (track 16)
Godchild (track 8)
Klaunstance (track 6)
Moon Dreams (tracks 10, 14)
Move (track 13)
Perhaps (track 20)
S'il vous plaît (track 9)
Why Do I Love You? (track 12)
referred to in medleys:

CD 4: Miles Ahead, 1948 - 1950

arranger:
Joe Lovano (track 4)
composer:
Denzil Best (track 9)
John Carisi (track 15)
Miles Davis (jazz trumpeter, bandleader, songwriter) (tracks 5, 11, 16)
Gil Evans (track 14)
Cleo Henry (track 14)
John Lewis (pianist, member of Modern Jazz Quartet) (track 13)
Chummy MacGregor (track 18)
Johnny Mercer (track 18)
Thelonious Monk (track 4)
Gerry Mulligan (tracks 8, 12, 17)
Charlie Parker (aka "Bird", jazz alto saxophonist) (tracks 1–3, 7)
Bud Powell (track 11)
George Wallington (track 10)
J. Fred Coots (1938) (track 6)
Jimmy Van Heusen (1939) (track 19)
lyricist:
Haven Gillespie (1938) (track 6)
Eddie DeLange (1939) (track 19)
publisher:
B. Feldman & Co. (track 6)
Beechwood Music (track 15)
Scarsdale Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 19)
Sophisticated Music (track 14)
Warner Bros. Music (track 6)
is based on:
Hallucinations (track 11)
later translated versions:
later versions:
Boplicity (track 14)
recording of:
52nd Street Theme (track 4)
Boplicity (track 14)
Budo (track 11)
Chasing the Bird (track 7)
Darn That Dream (track 19)
Deception (track 16)
Godchild (track 10)
Half Nelson (track 5)
Israel (Miles Davis/John Carisi's song) (track 15)
Jeru (track 8)
Marmaduke (track 1)
Merry-Go-Round (track 3)
Moon Dreams (track 18)
Move (track 9)
Rocker (track 17)
Rouge (track 13)
Steeplechase (track 2)
Venus de Milo (track 12)
You Go to My Head (track 6)
referred to in medleys:

CD 5: Blue Room, 1950 - 1951

composer:
Fred E. Ahlert (track 5)
Miles Davis (jazz trumpeter, bandleader, songwriter) (tracks 7, 11, 20)
Mack Gordon (track 3)
Jerome Kern (track 19)
Lee Konitz (track 18)
Charlie Parker (aka "Bird", jazz alto saxophonist) (tracks 12–14)
Gene de Paul (track 15)
Don Raye (track 15)
Vincent Rose (track 10)
George Russell (jazz pianist) (tracks 16–17)
Roy Turk (track 5)
Richard Rodgers (1926) (tracks 8–9)
Harry Brooks (jazz pianist & songwriter) (1929) (track 2)
Fats Waller (1929) (track 2)
George Gershwin (composer) (1937) (track 4)
Richard Rodgers (1945) (track 1)
Harold Arlen (1946) (track 6)
lyricist:
Roy Turk (track 5)
Richard Coburn (track 10)
Otto Harbach (track 19)
Harry Revel (track 3)
John Schoenberger (track 10)
Lorenz Hart (1926) (tracks 8–9)
Andy Razaf (1929) (track 2)
Ira Gershwin (1937) (track 4)
Oscar Hammerstein II (1945) (track 1)
Johnny Mercer (1946) (track 6)
publisher:
BMG Rights Management (UK) Ltd. (not for release label use! file releases under its imprint "BMG Chrysalis") (track 2)
EMI Music (do not use as release label! this is a music publisher) (track 2)
Pencil Mark Music (ASCAP) (track 5)
Redwood Music (track 2)
Redwood Music Ltd. (Carlin) (tracks 2, 10)
Universal Music Publishing Ltd. (UK subsidiary of Universal Music Publishing Group) (track 19)
Universal PolyGram International Publishing, Inc. (existed only since ca. 1998) (track 19)
Gershwin Publishing Corp (1937) (track 4)
later parody versions:
Come Rain or Come Shine (Friars Club Tribute version) (track 6)
later translated parody versions:
later translated versions:
Det som var (track 19)
Sei lieb zu mir (Mean to Me) (track 5)
part of:
A Damsel in Distress (1937 film score) (track 4)
Crazy For You (1992 Musical) (track 4)
Roberta (track 19)
State Fair (track 1)
State Fair (1945 film soundtrack) (track 1)
State Fair (1962 film soundtrack) (track 1)
recording of:
Au Privave (track 12)
Blue Room (tracks 8–9)
Down (track 7)
Ezz-Thetic (track 17)
Goodnight, My Love (1936) (track 3)
Half Nelson (track 20)
Hibeck (Hi Beck) (track 18)
I Know (track 11)
It Might as Well Be Spring (State Fair) (track 1)
K.C. Blues (track 14)
Mean to Me (track 5)
Odjenar (track 16)
She Rote (track 13)
Star Eyes (track 15)
Whispering (track 10)
Yesterdays (track 19)
referred to in medleys:

CD 6: Conception, 1951 - 1953

composer:
Denzil Best (track 1)
Tadd Dameron (track 2)
Miles Davis (jazz trumpeter, bandleader, songwriter) (tracks 4–6)
Dizzy Gillespie (track 9)
Arthur Johnston (American composer and songwriter) (track 7)
Jackie McLean (track 8)
Thelonious Monk (track 10)
George Shearing (track 3)
Cootie Williams (track 10)
lyricist:
Jackie McLean (track 8)
Sam Coslow (track 7)
Bernie Hanighen (track 10)
publisher:
Famous Music (renamed since 2007-05 as Sony/ATV Harmony/Melody) (track 7)
Warner Bros., Inc. (not for release label use!) (track 10)
Warner/Chappell Music, Ltd. (1996–present) (track 10)
later translated versions:
Autour de minuit (lyrics translated by Claude Nougaro) (track 10)
Autour de minuit (lyrics translated by Boris Vian) (track 10)
recording of:
Bluing (track 6)
Conception (track 3)
Denial (track 5)
Donna (track 8)
Move (track 1)
My Old Flame (track 7)
Out of the Blue (track 4)
The Squirrel (track 2)
Woody 'n' You (track 9)
’Round About Midnight (aka “’Round Midnight”) (track 10)

CD 7: Blue Haze, 1953 - 1954

composer:
Benny Carter (track 6)
Miles Davis (jazz trumpeter, bandleader, songwriter) (tracks 5, 7–8)
Gil Evans (track 5)
Jimmy Heath (track 3)
Milt Jackson (track 11)
Gene de Paul (track 9)
Bud Powell (track 2)
Don Raye (track 9)
George Gershwin (composer) (1924) (track 12)
George Gershwin (composer) (1930) (track 10)
lyricist:
Don Raye (track 9)
Jon Hendricks (track 7)
Spencer Williams (US jazz composer, pianist & singer) (track 6)
Ira Gershwin (1924) (track 12)
Ira Gershwin (1930) (track 10)
writer:
Ray Brown (jazz bassist) (track 1)
Walter "Gil" Fuller (jazz composer & arranger) (tracks 1, 4)
Dizzy Gillespie (track 4)
publisher:
Bee Cee Music Co. (track 6)
MCA Music Publishing (renamed since c. 1996 as Universal Music Publishing Group) (track 9)
New World Company (track 12)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 12)
New World Music Co. (1930) (track 10)
arrangements:
The Man I Love (for solo piano, transcr. by Percy Grainger) (track 12)
The Man I Love (for piano solo) (track 12)
is the basis for:
later translated versions:
Mia zwa (track 12)
Nua ned fia mi (track 10)
later versions:
part of:
An American in Paris (2015 Broadway musical) (tracks 10, 12)
Crazy For You (1992 Musical) (track 10)
Girl Crazy (1930 Musical) (track 10)
recording of:
Bags’ Groove (track 11)
Blue Haze (track 8)
But Not for Me (track 10)
C.T.A. (track 3)
Four (track 7)
I Waited for You (track 4)
Miles Ahead (track 5)
Ray's Idea (track 1)
Tempus Fugit (track 2)
The Man I Love (track 12)

CD 8: Minor March, 1955

composer:
Miles Davis (jazz trumpeter, bandleader, songwriter) (track 1)
Matt Dennis (American singer, pianist, band leader) (track 2)
Dizzy Gillespie (track 4)
John Gillespie (track 4)
Hal Hopper (track b)
Thad Jones (track 8)
Jackie McLean (track 9)
Frank Paparelli (track 4)
Arthur Schwartz (tracks 3, 5, 7)
lyricist:
Thad Jones (track 8)
Tom Adair (tracks 2, b)
Howard Dietz (tracks 3, 7)
Leo Robin (track 5)
publisher:
Chappell & Co. (track 3)
Jazz Workshop (track 8)
Universal MCA Music Publishing (US film music publisher) (track 4)
Warner Bros. Music (track 7)
later versions:
A Night in Tunisia (vocal version) (track 4)
recording of:
A Gal in Calico (track 5)
Alone Together (track 7)
Bitty Ditty (track 8)
I Didn't (track 1)
Minor March (track 9)
Night in Tunisia (instrumental) (track 4)
There’s No You (track b)

CD 9: Dear Old Stockholm, 1955 - 1956

additional composer:
Dexter Gordon (track 7)
arranger:
Stan Getz (track 10)
Joe Lovano (track 12)
composer:
Ray Bryant (track 1)
Tadd Dameron (track 12)
Miles Davis (jazz trumpeter, bandleader, songwriter) (tracks 4, 8–9)
Benny Golson (track 2)
Jackie King (track 3)
Lew Pollack (track 6)
Erno Rapee (track 6)
Jimmy Van Heusen (track 7)
Ray Henderson (1926) (track 11)
lyricist:
Johnny Burke (American lyricist, 1908-1964) (track 7)
Dorothy Parker (track 3)
Mort Dixon (1926) (track 11)
writer:
Paul Denniker (track 5)
Andy Razaf (track 5)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 10)
publisher:
Prestige Music Co. (US, affiliated with BMI) (track 1)
Ray Henderson Music (track 11)
Redwood Music Ltd. (Carlin) (track 11)
Warner Bros., Inc. (not for release label use!) (track 11)
is based on:
recording of:
Blues Changes (track 1)
Bye Bye (Theme) (track 4)
Bye Bye Blackbird (track 11)
Dear Old Stockholm (track 10)
Diane (from 1927 film "Seventh Heaven") (track 6)
Fried Bananas (jazz interpretation of "It Could Happen to You") (track 7)
How Am I to Know? (track 3)
S'posin' (track 5)
Stablemates (track 2)
Tadd's Delight (track 12)
The Theme (tracks 8–9)
referred to in medleys:
Let's Have Another Party (Winifred Atwell medley) (track 11)
version of:
Ack, Värmeland, du sköna (Fryxell version) (track 10)

CD 10: Blues By Five, 1956 - 1957

composer:
Dave Brubeck (track 6)
John Carisi (track 11)
Miles Davis (jazz trumpeter, bandleader, songwriter) (tracks 3–4, 8)
Léo Delibes (track 5)
John Elliot (1914-1972 US film songwriter mostly Westerns, aka Jack Ellott) (track 12)
Gil Evans (tracks 8, 10)
Ahmad Jamal (track 9)
J.J. Johnson (Jazz/bop trombonist/session leader) (track 14)
Thelonious Monk (track 1)
Harold Spina (composer/conductor) (track 12)
Bobby Troup (track 13)
Kurt Weill (track 7)
Cootie Williams (track 1)
Leah Worth (track 13)
Sonny Rollins (1954) (track 2)
librettist:
Alfred de Musset (track 5)
lyricist:
Ira Gershwin (track 7)
Bernie Hanighen (track 1)
publisher:
Warner Bros., Inc. (not for release label use!) (track 1)
Warner/Chappell Music, Ltd. (1996–present) (track 1)
later translated versions:
Autour de minuit (lyrics translated by Boris Vian) (track 1)
Autour de minuit (lyrics translated by Claude Nougaro) (track 1)
later versions:
Airegin (with lyrics) (track 2)
recording of:
Airegin (instrumental) (track 2)
Blues by Five (track 4)
Blues for Pablo (track 10)
Lament (track 14)
Miles Ahead (track 8)
My Ship (track 7)
New Rhumba (track 9)
Springsville (track 11)
The Duke (track 6)
Tune Up! (track 3)
’Round About Midnight (aka “’Round Midnight”) (track 1)