Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Autumn Leaves
Bill Evans 4:18
2 Naima
John Coltrane 4:07
3 Blue Monk
Thelonious Monk 5:19
4 Catch as Catch Can
Gerry Mulligan 3:50
5 Up a Lazy River
Louis Armstrong 3:08
6 The Things We Did Last Summer
Herbie Mann 4:14
7 My Baby Just Cares for Me
Nina Simone 3:37
8 Bird Feathers
Charlie Parker 2:53
9 Walk on the Wild Side
Quincy Jones and His Orchestra 3:10
10 Caravan
Duke Ellington & His Orchestra 2:49
11 Chasin' the Bird
Miles Davis 5:44
12 Lulu's Back in Town
Mel Tormé 3:06
13 I've Got You Under My Skin
Dinah Washington 5:21
14 I Got It Bad
Ben Webster 6:15
15 Come Rain or Come Shine
Wynton Kelly 3:29
16 Chicago
Count Basie and Tony Bennett 2:05
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Sweet Georgia Brown
Anita O’Day 4:30
2 I Can't Believe That You're in Love With Me
Louis Armstrong 4:36
3 Blue Sands
Chico Hamilton Quintet 5:45
4 Scuffles
Herbie Mann 2:56
5 I Loves You Porgy
Nina Simone 4:10
6 Parker's Mood
Charlie Parker 3:03
7 Take Five
Quincy Jones and His Orchestra 3:35
8 I'm Beginning to See the Light
Duke Ellington & His Orchestra 3:16
9 Tenderly
Miles Davis 4:54
10 They Can't Take That Away From Me
Mel Tormé 3:03
11 Nuages
Django Reinhardt 3:18
12 How High the Moon
Ella Fitzgerald 3:12
13 Blue Gardenia
Dinah Washington 5:18
14 I Can't Get Started
Lester Young 4:54
15 Indian Summer
Coleman Hawkins 2:59
16 Jeepers Creepers
Count Basie and Tony Bennett 2:04

Credits

CD 1

recorded in:
New York, New York, United States (1957-12) (track 7)
drums:
Albert “Tootie” Heath (1957-12) (track 7)
bass:
Jimmy Bond (1957-12) (track 7)
piano:
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1957-12) (track 7)
composer:
Walter Donaldson (track 7)
Thelonious Monk (track 3)
lyricist:
Gus Kahn (track 7)
vocals:
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1957-12) (track 7)
phonographic copyright by:
publisher:
Gus Kahn Music Co. (track 7)
Tobago Music Co. (track 7)
is the basis for:
Ganz alloan (track 3)
recording of:
Blue Monk (track 3)
My Baby Just Cares for Me (1957-12) (track 7)

CD 2

recorded in:
New York, New York, United States (1957-12) (track 5)
drums:
bass:
Jimmy Bond (track 5)
piano:
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (track 5)
composer:
George Gershwin (composer) (track 5)
lead vocals:
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (track 5)
lyricist:
Ira Gershwin (track 5)
DuBose Heyward (track 5)
vocals:
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (track 5)
publisher:
Gershwin Publishing Corp (1935) (track 5)
later translated versions:
Kumm hoit mi Porgy (track 5)
recording of:
I Loves You, Porgy (1957-12) (track 5)
referred to in medleys: