Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Don't Worry Be Happy
Bobby McFerrin 3:57
2 Angelina
Earl Klugh 4:50
3 Alligator Boogaloo
Lou Donaldson 6:56
4 Move
Miles Davis 2:34
5 Early Autumn
Woody Herman & His Orchestra 3:15
6 Easy Listenin' Blues
Nat King Cole 3:12
7 Stars Fell On Alabama
Jack Teagarden 3:01
8 Squeeze Me
Joe Sullivan 2:47
9 Dat Dere
Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers 8:48
10 The Late, Late Show
Dakota Staton 2:35
11 Cherokee
Charlie Barnet and His Orchestra 3:28
12 Undecided
Charlie Shavers 2:48
13 Two O'Clock Jump
Harry James & His Music Makers 3:00
14 Summertime
Sidney Bechet 4:11
15 Maryland, My Maryland
Bob Crosby's Bobcats 3:06
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Watermelon Man
Herbie Hancock 7:12
2 Lover Man
Sarah Vaughan 3:59
3 Opus De Funk
Horace Silver 3:28
4 It Might As Well Be Spring
Stan Getz Quintet 2:55
5 Love Nest
Chet Baker 4:20
6 Jumpin' At The Woodside
Count Basie & His Orchestra 3:11
7 Struttin' With Some Barbecue
Bobby Hackett 3:03
8 Eleanor Rigby
Stanley Jordan 7:03
9 Bernie's Tune
Gerry Mulligan Quartet 2:54
10 Call It Stormy Monday (But Tuesday's Just As Bad)
Lou Rawls with Les McCann Ltd. 3:45
11 Coast To Coast
Dizzy Gillespie and His Orchestra 3:17
12 It's The Talk Of The Town
Art Tatum 3:20
13 There Is No Greater Love
Ike Quebec 4:46
14 The Entertainer Rag
Joe "Fingers" Carr 2:29
15 Riverboat Shuffle
Red Nichols & His Five Pennies 2:55
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Cristo Redentor
Donald Byrd 5:43
2 Soul Sister
Billy Taylor 2:32
3 Satin Doll
Duke Ellington & His Orchestra 3:00
4 Jumpin' With Symphony Sid
The George Shearing Quintet 3:44
5 Casa De Luz
Bud Shank & The Shorty Rogers Quintet 5:38
6 Midnight Sun
June Christy 3:17
7 My Monday Date
Earl Hines 2:50
8 Misty
Lionel Hampton 4:05
9 Wes' Tune
Wes Montgomery 4:11
10 Work Song
Cannonball Adderley 8:28
11 A Nice Day
Chico Hamilton Quintet 2:56
12 It's A Blue World
The Four Freshmen 2:57
13 Stardust
Coleman Hawkins 3:16
14 After Hours
Erskine Hawkins 3:23
15 The Elks' Parade
Bobby Sherwood & His Orchestra 2:53

Credits

CD 1

composer:
George Gershwin (composer) (track 14)
Bobby McFerrin (track 1)
Nadine Robinson (1944) (track 6)
lyricist:
Bobby McFerrin (track 1)
Ira Gershwin (track 14)
DuBose Heyward (track 14)
vocals:
Dakota Staton (track 10)
writer:
Lou Donaldson (track 3)
publisher:
Chappell & Co. (track 14)
Chappell Music Ltd. (track 14)
Warner/Chappell (track 14)
Ira Gershwin Music (1935) (track 14)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (1935) (track 14)
arrangements:
Summertime (catch-all for arrangements) (track 14)
is based on:
is the basis for:
Doin’ Time (track 14)
Summertime (Rick Wakeman arrangement) (track 14)
The Bones of You (track 14)
later parody versions:
later translated parody versions:
Tschibuti (track 14)
later translated versions:
C'est l'été (track 14)
Sommartid (track 14)
Summa is (track 14)
recording of:
Alligator Bogaloo (track 3)
Summertime (American songbook standard from 1935 opera Porgy and Bess) (track 14)
referred to in medleys:

CD 2

drums:
Art Blakey (1953-11-23) (track 3)
guitar:
Stanley Jordan (track 8)
bass:
Percy Heath (1953-11-23) (track 3)
percussion:
Sammy Figueroa (track 8)
piano:
Horace Silver (1953-11-23) (track 3)
assistant engineer:
Kenny Florendo (track 8)
associate producer:
Christine Martin (track 8)
composer:
Horace Silver (track 3)
engineer:
Doug Hawkins (track 3)
producer:
Al Di Meola (track 8)
Alfred Lion (track 3)
recording engineer:
James A. Farber (sound engineer) (track 8)
writer:
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 8)
Paul McCartney (track 8)
phonographic copyright by:
Capitol Records, Inc. (not for release label use; company behind the “Capitol Records” imprint) (track 3)
publisher:
recorded at:
WOR Studios in New York, New York, United States (1953-11-23) (track 3)
instrumental cover recording of:
Eleanor Rigby (track 8)
later translated versions:
Eleanor Rigby (Finnish) (track 8)
Eleanor Rigby (track 8)
Eleanor Rigby (French version of the Beatles' song) (track 8)
Eleonore Rigby (german translation) (track 8)
明天怎麼過 (track 8)
recording of:
Opus de Funk (1953-11-23) (track 3)
referred to in medleys:
Beatles Medley (Stars on 45) (track 8)
The Beatles Concerto: 1st Movement: Maestoso - Allegro moderato (She Loves You / Eleanor Rigby / Yesterday / All My Loving / Hey Jude) (track 8)

CD 3

trumpet:
Donald Byrd (American jazz trumpeter) (1963-01-12) (track 1)
drums:
Lex Humphries (1963-01-12) (track 1)
guitar:
Kenny Burrell (1963-01-12) (track 1)
bass:
Butch Warren (1963-01-12) (track 1)
vibraphone:
Donald Best (1963-01-12) (track 1)
piano:
Herbie Hancock (US jazz pianist, keyboardist, bandleader and composer) (1963-01-12) (track 1)
tenor saxophone:
Hank Mobley (US jazz tenor saxophonist) (1963-01-12) (track 1)
arranger:
Duke Pearson (track 1)
Oliver Nelson (track 2)
chorus master:
Coleridge-Taylor Perkinson (1963-01-12) (track 1)
composer:
Earl Hines (track 7)
Duke Pearson (track 1)
Shorty Rogers (track 5)
Sonny Burke (1947) (track 6)
Lionel Hampton (1947) (track 6)
conductor:
Oliver Nelson (1963-11) (track 2)
engineer:
Frank Abbey (engineer / producer) (1963-11) (track 2)
lyricist:
Johnny Mercer (1954) (track 6)
producer:
Dave Cavanaugh (track 2)
Voyle Gilmore (1952) (track 12)
writer:
George Forrest (American composer and lyricist) (track 12)
Robert Wright (US stage & screen composer & lyricist) (track 12)
phonographic copyright by:
Blue Note Records (this is the record company; for release labels use its imprint "Blue Note") (1991) (track 10)
recorded at:
Van Gelder Studio (Englewood Cliffs, July 20, 1959 -) in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, United States (1963-01-12) (track 1)
sampled by:
Sleep Sound by Jamie xx (track 12)
recording of:
Casa de luz (track 5)
It's a Blue World (track 12)
Midnight Sun (track 6)
My Monday Date (track 7)
Cristo Redentor (1963-01-12) (track 1)