Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 At the Jazz Band Ball
Original Dixieland Jazz Band 2:46
2 St. Louis Blues
Bessie Smith 3:14
3 Grandpa's Spells
Jelly Roll Morton's Red Hot Peppers 2:57
4 Muggles
Louis Armstrong & His Orchestra 2:56
5 Djangology
Django Reinhardt 3:00
6 Pennies From Heaven
Billie Holiday 3:20
7 One O'Clock Jump
Count Basie & His Orchestra 3:06
8 I Can't Get Started
Bunny Berigan and His Orchestra 4:50
9 Tea for Two
Art Tatum 2:40
10 Body and Soul
Coleman Hawkins and His Orchestra 3:04
11 Bluin' the Blues
Muggsy Spanier and His Ragtime Band 2:42
12 Seven Come Eleven
The Benny Goodman Sextet 2:48
13 Flying Home
Lionel Hampton and His Orchestra 3:12
14 Don't Get Around Much Anymore
Duke Ellington & His Orchestra 3:21
15 Summit Ridge Drive
Artie Shaw & His Gramercy Five 3:16
16 Honeysuckle Rose
Fats Waller 3:28
17 Artistry in Rhythm
Stan Kenton and His Orchestra 3:22
18 On the Sunny Side of the Street
Tommy Dorsey & His Orchestra 3:17
19 Caldonia
Woody Herman & His Orchestra 3:07
20 Lover Man
Sarah Vaughan 3:27
21 Salt Peanuts
Dizzy Gillespie & His All Stars 3:17
22 You Won't Be Satisfied (Until You Break My Heart)
Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong 2:57
23 Epistrophy
Kenny Clarke & His 52nd Street Boys 2:56
24 A Sunday Kind of Love
Claude Thornhill & His Orchestra 3:28
25 Sweet Lorraine
The Metronome All Stars feat. Frank Sinatra 3:13
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Barbados
Charlie Parker 2:31
2 Conception
Miles Davis & Stan Getz 4:12
3 Lullaby of Birdland
Chris Connor 2:26
4 Thou Swell
Kai Winding & J.J. Johnson 3:00
5 Number Four
Dexter Gordon 4:53
6 Nice Work If You Can Get It
Mel Tormé 3:13
7 Nouroog
Charles Mingus 4:55
8 I've Heard That Blues Before
Zoot Sims 5:28
9 Pay as You Go
Wayne Shorter 3:44
10 Joe's Avenue
Wynton Kelly 2:54
11 Naima
John Coltrane & Eric Dolphy 4:11
12 On 6
Wes Montgomery 6:31
13 Ain't Misbehin'
Johnny Hartman 2:53
14 Three for the Festival
Roland Kirk 8:07
15 Alfie
Bill Evans 5:13
16 The Bottle
Gil Scott‐Heron 5:18
17 All Blues
Dee Dee Bridgewater 6:17

Credits

CD 1

violin:
Stéphane Grappelli (1935-09-02) (track 5)
guitar:
Pierre "Baro" Ferret (1935-09-02) (track 5)
Django Reinhardt (1935-09-02) (track 5)
Joseph Reinhardt (1935-09-02) (track 5)
double bass:
Louis Vola (1935-09-02) (track 5)
composer:
Stan Kenton (track 17)
Django Reinhardt (track 5)
Artie Shaw (track 15)
Arthur Johnston (American composer and songwriter) (1936) (track 6)
Duke Ellington (American composer, pianist, & jazz bandleader) (1940) (track 14)
lyricist:
Johnny Burke (American lyricist, 1908-1964) (1936) (track 6)
Bob Russell (US songwriter/lyricist Sidney Keith "Bob" Russell) (1942) (track 14)
publisher:
Sony/ATV Harmony (track 14)
recording of:
Artistry in Rhythm (track 17)
Summit Ridge Drive (track 15)
Djangology (1935-09-02) (track 5)
referred to in medleys:
Bing Crosby Medley (track 6)
Ja-Da Medley (track 6)
version of:
Never No Lament (track 14)

CD 2

composer:
Charlie Parker (aka "Bird", jazz alto saxophonist) (track 1)
Gil Scott‐Heron (track 16)
publisher:
Brouhaha Music Inc. (track 16)
recording of:
Barbados (track 1)
The Bottle (track 16)

Release

ASIN: DE: B00004RIWR [info]