Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Sophisticated Lady
3:13
2 Mood Indigo (a)
2:57
3 Rose Room (a)
3:05
4 Black and Tan Fantasie (B)
2:51
5 Stratosphere (B)
2:18
6 Nana (B)
3:08
7 Mrs Otis Regrets (She Is Unable to Lunch Today) (B)
2:45
8 Unsopbisticated Sue (B)
3:11
9 Stardust
3:08
10 Dream on You (C)
3:13
11 Stomp It Off (C)
3:10
12 Call It Anything (It Wasn't Love) (C)
3:12
13 Because You're You (D)
3:17
14 Chillun! Get Up! (D)
3:06
15 Solitude (D)
3:09
16 Rain (E)
3:18
17 Since My Best Gal Turned Me Down (E)
3:27
18 Jealous (E)
3:04
19 Rhythm Is Our Business
3:14
20 Mood Indgo (alternate take a)
2:56
21 Stardust (alternate take B)
3:04
22 Because You're You (alternate take B)
3:18
23 Rhythm Is Our Business (alternate take B)
3:12
CD 2
# Title Rating Length
1 Shake Your Head
2:47
2 I'm Walking Through Heaven With You
3:16
3 Sleepy Time Gal
3:12
4 Bird of Paradise
3:16
5 Rhapsody Junior
3:22
6 Runnin' Wild
3:09
7 Four or Five Times
3:10
8 (If I Had) Rhythm in My Nursery Rhymes
3:04
9 Babs
3:08
10 Old Folks at Home (Swanee River)
2:46
11 Thunder
3:03
12 Oh Boy
3:08
13 Charmaine [Matrix 60000]
2:54
14 You Take the East, Take the West, Take the North, I'll Take the South
2:39
15 Avalon
3:03
16 Charmaine [Matrix 60015]
2:52
17 Hittin' the Bottle
3:00
18 Four or Five Times [alternate take -B]
3:08
CD 3
# Title Rating Length
1 My Blue Heaven
3:14
2 I'm Nuts About Screwy Music
3:02
3 The Best Things in Life Are Free
3:18
4 The Melody Man
3:03
5 Organ Grinder's Swing
2:40
6 On the Beach at Bali-Bali
2:55
7 Me and the Moon
3:00
8 Living From Day to Day
3:06
9 'Tain't Good
3:14
10 Muddy Water
2:55
11 I Can't Escape From You
3:01
12 Harlem Shout
2:58
13 My Last Affair
2:50
14 Running a Temperature
3:04
15 Honey, Keep Your Mind on Me
3:02
16 Count Me Out
3:13
17 I'll See You in My Dreams
2:49
18 My Blue Heaven (Alt Tk-B)
3:14
19 The Melody Man (Alt Tk-B)
3:07
CD 4
# Title Rating Length
1 He Ain't Got Rhythm (R)
2:41
2 Linger a While (R)
2:34
3 Honest and Truly (R)
2:56
4 Slumming on Park Avenue (R)
3:03
5 Coquette (S)
3:11
6 The Merrh-Go-Round Broke Down (S)
2:57
7 Raggin' the Scale (S)
3:13
8 Hell's Bells (S)
3:12
9 Four Dancers Only (S)
2:44
10 Posin' (T)
3:03
11 The First Time I Saw You (T)
2:48
12 Honey Keep Your Mind on Me (T)
3:14
13 Put on Your Old Grey Bonnet
2:50
14 Pigeon Walk (U)
2:42
15 Like a Ship at Sea (:U)
2:47
16 Teasin' Tessie Brown (U)
2:58
17 Annie Brown
3:13
18 'Frisco Fog (U)
3:12
19 Honest and Truly (alternate take (B))
3:02
20 Coquette (alternate take B)
3:15
21 The Merry-Go-Round Broke Down (alternate take B)
2:52
22 Raggin' the Scale (alternate take B)
3:11
23 Pigeon Walk (alternate take C)
2:46
CD 5
# Title Rating Length
1 Margie (V)
3:07
2 The Love Nest (V)
3:06
3 I'm Laughing Ujp My Sleeve (V)
2:52
4 Down by the Old Mill Street
3:00
5 My Melancholy Baby (W)
3:07
6 Sweet Sue, Just You
2:51
7 By the River Sainte Marie
3:18
8 Blue Prelude (X)
2:59
9 Twenty-Four Robbers (X)
3:10
10 I Had a Premonition (X)
2:55
11 Battle Axe (X)
2:47
12 Peace and Love for All (Prayer for Moderns) (Y)
3:17
13 Chocolate (Y)
2:57
14 I'm Walking Through Heaven With You
3:13
15 You're Always in My Dreams (Z)
2:45
16 Flamingo (Z)
3:05
17 Siesta at the Fiesta (Z)
3:03
18 Gone (Aa)
3:09
19 Hi Spook (Aa)
2:55
20 Yard Dog Mazurka (Aa)
3:14
21 Impromptu (Aa)
2:51
CD 6
# Title Rating Length
1 Blues in the Nighr (,Part 1: BB)
2:38
2 Blues in the Night (,Part 2: BB)
2:49
3 I'm Losing My Mind (Cc)
3:22
4 Life Is Fine (Cc)
2:42
5 It Had to Be You (Dd)
3:07
6 I'm Gonna Move to the Outskirts of Town (,Part 1: DD)
3:10
7 I'm Goona Move to the Outskirts of Town (,Part 2: DD)
2:56
8 Strictly Instrumental (Ee)
2:37
9 Knocke Me a Kiss (Ee)
3:02
10 Keep Smilin', Keep Laughin', Be Happy (Ee)
2:21
11 I Dream a Lot About You (Ff)
3:09
12 Easy Street
3:00
13 Back Door Stuff (,Part 1: GG)
3:06
14 Back Door Stuff (,Part 2: GG)
2:44
15 The Goon Came On (Gg)
2:22
16 Just Once Too Often (Gg)
3:04
17 Jeep Rhythm (Gg)
2:53
18 Charmaine (Gg)
2:52
19 Solitude (Gg)
2:45
20 Down by the Old Mill Stream (Gg)
2:31
21 Like a Ship at Sea (Gg)
2:53
22 For Dancers Only (Gg)
2:30
23 Jeep Rhythm (alternate take 1) (Gg)
2:51
CD 7
# Title Rating Length
1 The Chicks I Pick Are Slender, Tender and Tall (Hh)
2:21
2 By the River Sainte Marie
3:00
3 Pretty Eye
2:03
4 Madge (Hh)
2:44
5 Sleepy Time Gal (Hh)
3:04
6 My Melancholy Baby (Hh)
2:17
7 I'm Gonna See My Baby (II)
2:56
8 That Someone Must Be You (II)
2:51
9 Oh Gee, Oh Gosh, Oh Pshaw (II)
2:39
10 I'm in a Jam (with Baby) (II)
3:05
11 What a Difference a Day Made (II)
2:51
12 I Passed Through Memphis Last Night (II)
2:57
13 Buzz, Buzz, Buzz
2:26
14 This Is My Confession (To You) (Jj)
3:01
15 I Need a Lift (Jj)
2:53
16 Baby Are You Kiddin'
3:02
17 Where's the Melody (Kk)
2:33
18 The Honeydripper (Kk)
2:46
19 I've Got Those Carolina Blues (Kk)
2:57

Credits

CD 1

composer:
Ray Lodwig (1927) (track 17)
writer:
Jimmie Lunceford (track 11)
Sy Oliver (track 11)
Howard Quicksell (1927) (track 17)
recording of:
Stomp It Off (track 11)

CD 2

composer:
Harold Arlen (track 17)
lyricist:
Ted Koehler (track 17)
recording of:
Hitting the Bottle (track 17)

CD 3

composer:
Edgar Fairchild (track 14)
lyricist:
Milton Pascal (track 14)
recording of:

CD 4

composer:
James V. Monaco (tracks 14, 23)
Vincent Rose (track 2)
Percy Wenrich (American composer) (track 13)
Paul Whiteman (track 2)
lyricist:
Sam M. Lewis (US singer and lyricist) (tracks 14, 23)
Stanley Murphy (track 13)
Harry Owens (track 2)
writer:
Jimmie Lunceford (track 16)
Andy Razaf (track 16)
C. Luckyth Roberts (US stride piano musician) (track 16)
later translated versions:
recording of:
Linger Awhile (track 2)
Pigeon Walk (tracks 14, 23)

CD 6

writer:
Sy Oliver (track 22)
Don Raye (track 22)
Vic Schoen (track 22)
recording of:
For Dancers Only (track 22)