Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 I'm a Fool to Want You
Lee Morgan 5:38
2 All Blues
Dee Dee Bridgewater 6:17
3 It's Wonderful
Ruby Braff 4:48
4 I Didn't Know What Time It Was
Wayne Shorter 5:15
5 Stormy Weather
Sarah Vaughan 3:28
6 Willow Weep for Me
Harry Edison 4:47
7 Make the Man Love Me
Wynton Kelly 3:40
8 I Got It Bad (And That Ain't Good)
Ben Webster 6:15
9 How Long Has This Been Going On?
Chris Connor 2:35
10 I Loves You Porgy
Nina Simone 3:30
11 Naima
John Coltrane 4:09
12 The Man I Love
Art Tatum Trio 4:10
13 Embraceable You
The Nat King Cole Trio 3:54
14 Mean to Me
Billie Holiday 3:09
15 Sophisticated Lady
Archie Shepp feat. Jeanne Lee 5:27
16 In a Sentimental Mood
Stéphane Grappelli & Django Reinhardt 3:05
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Round Midnight
Wes Montgomery 7:22
2 Little Girl Blue
Nina Simone 4:18
3 Here's That Rainy Day
Dee Dee Bridgewater 7:19
4 Daydream
Duke Ellington 3:36
5 Tenderly
Don Byas 3:33
6 My One and Only Love
Stéphane Grappelli & Joe Venuti 3:37
7 Star Eyes
Irene Kral 5:50
8 Darn That Dream
Dinah Washington 5:19
9 Pleasingly Plump
Count Basie & His Orchestra 4:01
10 Turn Out the Stars
Bill Evans 4:37
11 Easy Living
Lee Morgan 5:59
12 Deep Night
Herbie Mann 3:37
13 In a Sentimental Mood
Ben Webster 5:38
14 I'll Never Be the Same
Billie Holiday 3:02
15 One for My Baby
Frank Sinatra 3:41
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Blue Gardenia
Dinah Washington 5:20
2 Come Rain or Come Shine
Wynton Kelly 3:29
3 Hey There
Wardell Gray 2:59
4 What Are You Doing for the Rest of Your Life
Bill Evans 5:21
5 Indian Summer
Coleman Hawkins 2:31
6 Mr Lucky
Donald Byrd & Pepper Adams 8:08
7 Lullaby of Birdland
Mel Tormé 4:55
8 Waltz Latino
Victor Feldman 2:52
9 In a Sentimental Mood
Sonny Stitt 4:09
10 Confessin'
Red Norvo 3:36
11 The Girl Next Door
Wes Montgomery 6:44
12 That Old Black Magic
Miles Davis 2:18
13 God Bless the Child
Billie Holiday 3:09
14 Moonglow
Duke Ellington 3:10
15 For Sentimental Reasons
The Nat King Cole Trio 2:55
16 Georgia on My Mind
Stéphane Grappelli & Django Reinhardt 3:13

Credits

CD 1

recorded in:
Paris, Île-de-France, France (1969-08-16) (track 15)
drumset [drums]:
Art Blakey (1960-10-11) (track 4)
drums:
Philly Joe Jones (US jazz drummer) (1969-08-16) (track 15)
bass:
Malachi Favors (1969-08-16) (track 15)
double bass [bass]:
Bob Cranshaw (1960-10-11) (track 4)
piano:
Cedar Walton (1960-10-11) (track 4)
Dave Burrell (1969-08-16) (track 15)
tenor saxophone:
Wayne Shorter (US jazz saxophonist and composer) (1960-10-11) (track 4)
Archie Shepp (1969-08-16) (track 15)
arranger:
Joe Lovano (track 13)
Archie Shepp (track 15)
composer:
George Gershwin (composer) (1928) (track 13)
Duke Ellington (American composer, pianist, & jazz bandleader) (1932) (track 15)
Harold Arlen (1933) (track 5)
Richard Rodgers (1939) (track 4)
engineer:
Claude Jauvert (track 15)
lyricist:
Mitchell Parish (track 15)
Ira Gershwin (1928) (track 13)
Ted Koehler (1933) (track 5)
Lorenz Hart (1939) (track 4)
producer:
Jean Georgakarakos (track 15)
Jean-Luc Young (track 15)
vocals:
Jeanne Lee (1969-08-16) (track 15)
writer:
Irving Mills (1932) (track 15)
publisher:
EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!) (track 5)
Mills Music, Inc. (track 15)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 13)
recorded at:
Universal Recording in Chicago, Illinois, United States (1960-10-11) (track 4)
instrumental recording of:
I Didn’t Know What Time It Was (Pal Joey) (1960-10-11) (track 4)
is the basis for:
later translated versions:
Abraçável você (track 13)
later versions:
Nostalgia (Marie Myriam song) (track 5)
part of:
Crazy For You (1992 Musical) (track 13)
Girl Crazy (1930 Musical) (track 13)
Sophisticated Ladies (1981 musical) (track 15)
Pal Joey (track 4)
recording of:
Embraceable You (track 13)
Stormy Weather (track 5)
Sophisticated Lady (1969-08-16) (track 15)
referred to in medleys:

CD 2

recorded in:
New York, New York, United States (1957-12) (track 2)
Antibes, Alpes-Maritimes, France (1968-07-24) (track 9)
Paris, Île-de-France, France (1969-10-22) (track 6)
violin:
Stéphane Grappelli (1969-10-22) (track 6)
Joe Venuti (1969-10-22) (track 6)
trumpet:
Lee Morgan (1960-10-14) (track 11)
Albert Aarons (1968-07-24) (track 9)
Oscar Brashear (1968-07-24) (track 9)
Gene Coe (1968-07-24) (track 9)
Sonny Cohn (1968-07-24) (track 9)
drums:
Albert “Tootie” Heath (1957-12) (track 2)
Art Blakey (1960-10-14) (track 11)
Harold Jones (jazz drummer) (1968-07-24) (track 9)
Marty Morell (drums) (1968-10-23) (track 10)
Don Lamond (1969-10-22) (track 6)
guitar:
Freddy Green (1968-07-24) (track 9)
Barney Kessel (1969-10-22) (track 6)
bass:
Jimmy Bond (1957-12) (track 2)
Art Davis (US jazz double bassist) (1960-10-14) (track 11)
Norman Keenan (1968-07-24) (track 9)
Eddie Gomez (1968-10-23) (track 10)
Larry Ridley (1969-10-22) (track 6)
double bass:
Art Davis (US jazz double bassist) (track 11)
saxophone:
Eddie “Lockjaw” Davis (jazz saxophonist) (1968-07-24) (track 9)
Eric Dixon (1968-07-24) (track 9)
Charlie Fowlkes (1968-07-24) (track 9)
Bobby Plater (1968-07-24) (track 9)
Marshall Royal (1968-07-24) (track 9)
piano:
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1957-12) (track 2)
Eddie Higgins (1960-10-14) (track 11)
Count Basie (1968-07-24) (track 9)
Bill Evans (pianist) (1968-10-23) (track 10)
George Wein (1969-10-22) (track 6)
tenor saxophone:
Clifford Jordan (1960-10-14) (track 11)
trombone:
Richard Boone (1968-07-24) (track 9)
Harlem Floyd (1968-07-24) (track 9)
William Hughes (trombone) (1968-07-24) (track 9)
Grover Mitchell (1968-07-24) (track 9)
composer:
Gene de Paul (track 7)
Ralph Rainger (track 11)
Don Raye (track 7)
Leo Robin (track 11)
Richard Rodgers (1935) (track 2)
Jimmy Van Heusen (1939) (track 8)
editor:
Frank Dufour (track 9)
Gilbert Taîeb (track 9)
lyricist:
Leo Robin (track 11)
Lorenz Hart (1935) (track 2)
Eddie DeLange (1939) (track 8)
mixer:
Fran Gala (track 10)
George Klabin (engineer and producer) (track 10)
producer:
Zev Feldman (producer and author) (track 10)
Jean Georgakarakos (track 6)
Jean-Luc Young (track 6)
recording engineer:
George Klabin (engineer and producer) (1968-10-23) (track 10)
vocals:
Dinah Washington (1954) (track 8)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1957-12) (track 2)
writer:
Ralph Rainger (1937) (track 11)
Leo Robin (1937) (track 11)
publisher:
Famous Music (renamed since 2007-05 as Sony/ATV Harmony/Melody) (track 11)
Scarsdale Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 8)
T.B. Harms (US sheet music publisher 1875 sold to Warner Brothers 1929 sold to Welk Music 1970) (track 2)
recorded at:
Universal Recording in Chicago, Illinois, United States (1960-10-14) (track 11)
instrumental recording of:
Easy Living (track 11)
later translated versions:
À vos quinze ans (track 2)
part of:
Jumbo (track 2)
recording of:
Darn That Dream (track 8)
Star Eyes (track 7)
Little Girl Blue (1957-12) (track 2)
referred to in medleys:

CD 3

drums:
Nick Fatool (track 13)
flute:
Dick 'Dent' Eckles (track 13)
guitar:
Bob Bain (guitarist) (track 13)
bass:
Lou Butterman (track 13)
piano:
Charles LaVere (track 13)
tenor saxophone:
Dick 'Dent' Eckles (track 13)
background vocals:
vocals:
Dinah Washington (1955) (track 1)
writer:
Arthur Herzog, Jr. (track 13)
Billie Holiday (track 13)
Lester Lee (track 1)
Bob Russell (US songwriter/lyricist Sidney Keith "Bob" Russell) (track 1)
publisher:
Basart Editions ( – ????) (track 13)
Edward B. Marks Music Co. (founded originally as J. Stern & Co. in 1894, renamed in 1919) (track 13)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 1)
engineered at:
New York (NYC) in New York, New York, United States (1950-03-08) (track 13)
is the basis for:
God Bless the Child (track 13)
recording of:
Blue Gardenia (track 1)
God Bless the Child (track 13)