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8 LP box set, hand numbered, 5000 copy limited edition. Includes a 20-page booklet.

All sessions recorded at Columbia's 30th Street Studio, New York City, from 1953 то 1956
Original sessions produced by George Avakian with John Hammond
Produced for release by Michael Cuscuna
Mastering - John Hammond, The Master Cutting Room, NYC

Annotation last modified on 2017-10-21 04:05 UTC.

Tracklist

12" Vinyl 1
# Title Rating Length
A1 Moten Swing (Bennie Moten, Ira "Buster" Moten)
12:41
A2 Sentimental Journey (Bud Green, Les Brown, Ben Homer)
13:52
B1 Lean Baby (Billy May, Roy Alfred)
6:35
B2 Lean Baby [alternate take] (Billy May, Roy Alfred)
11:03
12" Vinyl 2
# Title Rating Length
A1 The Huckle-Buck (Andy Gibson, Roy Alfred)
19:54
B1 Robbins' Nest [take 1] (Sir Charles Thompson)
15:32
12" Vinyl 3
# Title Rating Length
A1 Robbins' Nest [take 3] (Sir Charles Thompson)
15:18
B1 Christopher Columbus (Leon Chu Berry)
28:56
12" Vinyl 4
# Title Rating Length
A1 How Hi the Fi [alternate take] (Buck Clayton)
14:13
A2 How Hi the Fi (Buck Clayton)
13:48
B1 Blue Moon (Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart)
14:09
B2 Jumpin' at the Woodside (Count Basie)
10:36
12" Vinyl 5
# Title Rating Length
A1 Don't Be That Way [alternate take] (Mitchell Parish, Edgar Sampson, Benny Goodman)
10:04
A2 Don't Be That Way (Mitchell Parish, Edgar Sampson, Benny Goodman)
9:30
B1 Undecided [alternate take] (Charlie Shavers)
7:43
B2 Undecided (Charlie Shavers)
9:33
12" Vinyl 6
# Title Rating Length
A1 Blue and Sentimental (Count Basie)
6:37
A2 Rock-a-Bye Basie [alternate take] (Lester Young, Shad Collins, Count Basie)
8:21
A3 Rock-a-Bye Basie (Lester Young, Shad Collins, Count Basie)
7:57
B1 Broadway [alternate take] (Henri Woode, Teddy McRae, Bobby Bird)
9:05
B2 Out of Nowhere [alternate take] (Johnny Green, Edward Heyman)
7:21
B3 Out of Nowhere (Johnny Green, Edward Heyman)
7:03
12" Vinyl 7
# Title Rating Length
A1 Blue Lou [alternate take] (Edgar Sampson)
8:16
A2 Blue Lou (Edgar Sampson)
10:30
B1 Broadway (Henri Woode, Teddy McRae, Bobby Bird)
9:29
B2 All the Cats Join In (Eddie Sauter, Ray Gilbert, Alec Wilder)
7:24
B3 All the Cats Join In [insert] (Eddie Sauter, Ray Gilbert, Alec Wilder)
4:03
12" Vinyl 8
# Title Rating Length
A1 All the Cats Join In [alternate take] (Eddie Sauter, Ray Gilbert, Alec Wilder)
9:06
A2 After Hours [alternate take] (Avery Parrish, Robert Bruce, Buddy Feyne)
8:44
B1 After Hours (Avery Parrish, Robert Bruce, Buddy Feyne)
9:44
B2 Don't You Miss Your Baby (Jimmy Rushing, Eddie Durham, Count Basie)
6:34
B3 Don't You Miss Your Baby [alternate take] (Jimmy Rushing, Eddie Durham, Count Basie)
5:45

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