Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Blues and the Abstract Truth
5:12
2 Blues O'Mighty
6:45
3 Theme From Mr. Broadway
5:45
4 Midnight Blue
4:04
5 The Critic's Choice
2:19
6 One for Bob
5:05
7 Blues for Mr. Broadway
8:10
8 Goin' to Chicago Blues
4:35
9 Night Lights
2:46
10 One for Phil
3:55

Credits

CD 1

trumpet:
Thad Jones (1964-11-10) (tracks 4, 6–9)
Thad Jones (1964-11-11) (tracks 1–3, 5, 10)
Daniel Moore (1964-11-11) (tracks 1, 5)
English horn and tenor saxophone:
Phil Bodner (Woodwind player) (1964-11-10) (tracks 4, 6–9)
Phil Bodner (Woodwind player) (1964-11-11) (tracks 1–3, 5, 10)
drums:
Grady Tate (1964-11-10) (tracks 4, 6–9)
Grady Tate (1964-11-11) (tracks 1–3, 5, 10)
bass:
Richard Davis (American jazz bassist) (1964-11-10) (tracks 4, 6–9)
Richard Davis (American jazz bassist) (1964-11-11) (tracks 1–3, 5, 10)
alto saxophone:
Phil Woods (1964-11-10) (tracks 4, 6–9)
Phil Woods (1964-11-11) (tracks 1–3, 5, 10)
piano:
Roger Kellaway (1964-11-10) (tracks 4, 6–9)
Roger Kellaway (1964-11-11) (tracks 1–3, 5, 10)
baritone saxophone:
Pepper Adams (baritone saxophonist) (1964-11-10) (tracks 4, 6–9)
Pepper Adams (baritone saxophonist) (1964-11-11) (tracks 1–3, 5, 10)
tenor saxophone:
Ben Webster (1964-11-10) (tracks 4, 7)
arranger:
Oliver Nelson (tracks 1–10)
conductor:
Oliver Nelson (1964-11-10) (tracks 4, 6–9)
Oliver Nelson (1964-11-11) (tracks 1–3, 5, 10)
producer:
Bob Thiele (tracks 1–10)
recording engineer:
Rudy van Gelder (1964-11-10) (tracks 4, 6–9)
Rudy van Gelder (1964-11-11) (tracks 1–3, 5, 10)
recorded at:
Van Gelder Studio (Englewood Cliffs, July 20, 1959 -) in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, United States (1964-11-10) (tracks 4, 6–9)
Van Gelder Studio (Englewood Cliffs, July 20, 1959 -) in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, United States (1964-11-11) (tracks 1–3, 5, 10)