Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Wild Cat Blues
3:00
2 Texas Moaner Blues
3:11
3 Mandy, Make Up Your Mind
3:11
4 I'm a Little Blackbird
3:18
5 The Basement Blues
3:18
6 Shag
3:05
7 Polka Dot Rag
2:52
8 Okey-Doke
2:56
9 Characteristic Blues
2:58
10 Dear Old Southland
3:03
11 Blackstick
3:11
12 Viper Mad
3:05
13 Chant in the Night
2:25
14 Jungle Drums
2:30
15 Summertime
4:13
16 Sweet Lorraine
4:20
17 Shake It and Break It
2:55
18 Egyptian Fantasy
3:02
19 Blue Horizon
4:30
20 Love for Sale
5:15

Credits

CD 1

recorded in:
New York, New York, United States (1934-08-15) (track 7)
clarinet:
Sidney Bechet (1934-08-15) (track 7)
Sidney Bechet (1938-02-10) (track 12)
trumpet:
Clarence Brereton (1934-08-15) (track 7)
Wendell Culley (1934-08-15) (track 7)
Clarence Brereton (1938-02-10) (track 12)
drums:
Jack Carter (jazz drummer) (1934-08-15) (track 7)
O'Neill Spencer (1938-02-10) (track 12)
soprano saxophone:
Sidney Bechet (1934-08-15) (track 7)
Sidney Bechet (1938-02-10) (track 12)
guitar:
Howard Hill (1934-08-15) (track 7)
Jimmy Miller (Jazz guitar player) (1938-02-10) (track 12)
double bass:
Eddie Cole (Older brother of Nat King Cole, dead in 1970) (1934-08-15) (track 7)
Jimmy Jones (Jazz bassist *NOT the pianist*) (1938-02-10) (track 12)
alto saxophone:
James Toliver (1934-08-15) (track 7)
piano:
Harry Brooks (jazz pianist & songwriter) (1934-08-15) (track 7)
Harry Brooks (jazz pianist & songwriter) (1938-02-10) (track 12)
tenor saxophone:
Ramón Usera (1934-08-15) (track 7)
Gil White (1938-02-10) (track 12)
composer:
George Gershwin (composer) (track 15)
lyricist:
Ira Gershwin (track 15)
DuBose Heyward (track 15)
vocals:
O'Neill Spencer (1938-02-10) (track 12)
writer:
Sidney Bechet (track 12)
Mayer Williams (track 12)
publisher:
Chappell & Co. (track 15)
Chappell Music Ltd. (track 15)
Warner/Chappell (track 15)
Ira Gershwin Music (1935) (track 15)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (1935) (track 15)
arrangements:
Summertime (catch-all for arrangements) (track 15)
is based on:
is the basis for:
Doin’ Time (track 15)
Summertime (Rick Wakeman arrangement) (track 15)
The Bones of You (track 15)
later translated parody versions:
Tschibuti (track 15)
later translated versions:
C'est l'été (track 15)
Sommartid (track 15)
Summa is (track 15)
recording of:
Summertime (American songbook standard from 1935 opera Porgy and Bess) (track 15)
Viper Mad (1938-02-10) (track 12)
referred to in medleys:

Release

ASIN: US: B000050HVN [info]

Release Group

part of: Ken Burns Jazz