Annotation

Disc 1:
Trac 1 to 8 - Chet Baker Quartet (With Ross Freeman) - 1956
Trac 9 to 17 - The James Dean Story (With Bud Shank) - 1957
Disc 2:
Trac 1, 2: The James Dean Story (With Bud Shank) - 1957
Trac 3 to 12: Chet Baker Sings - It could Happens to You - 158
Trac 13 to 16: Chet Baker in New York - 1959
Disc 3:
Trac 1, 2: Chet Baker in New York - 1959
Trac 3 to 11: Chet - 1959
Trac 12 to 15: Chet Baker Playes the Best of Lerner & Loewe - 1959
Disc 4:
Trac 1 to 4: Chet Baker Playes the Best of Lerner & Loewe - 1959
Trac 5 to 12: Chet Baker in Milan - 1959

Annotation last modified on 2015-03-01 20:28 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Love Nest
4:17
2 Fan Tan
5:41
3 Summer Sketch
4:37
4 An Afternoon at Home
5:11
5 Say When
5:01
6 Lush Life
4:55
7 Amblin
7:12
8 Hugo Hurhwhey
4:26
9 Jimmy's Theme
2:50
10 The Search
4:43
11 Lost Love
3:37
12 People
3:33
13 The Movie Star
3:34
14 Fairmont, Indiana
4:32
15 Rebel at Work
3:42
16 Success and Then West
3:55
17 Let Me Be Loved
4:09
CD 2
# Title Rating Length
1 Hollywood
5:04
2 Let Me Be Loved (vocal version)
2:15
3 Do It the Hard Way
3:00
4 I'm Old Fashioned
5:05
5 You're Driving Me Crazy
2:54
6 It Could Happen to You
2:51
7 My Heart Stood Still
3:26
8 The More I See You
3:05
9 Everything Happens to Me
5:03
10 Dancing in the Ceiling
3:07
11 How Long Has This Been Going On?
4:09
12 Old Devil Moon
2:57
13 Fair Weather
6:56
14 Polka Dots and Moonbeams
7:58
15 Hotel
9:52
16 Solar
5:52
CD 3
# Title Rating Length
1 Blue Thoughts
7:35
2 When Lights Are Low
6:51
3 Alone Together
6:50
4 How High the Moon
3:35
5 It Never Entered My Mind
4:37
6 This Autumn
5:14
7 If You Could See Me Now
5:13
8 September Song
3:02
9 You'd Be So Nice to Come Home To
4:31
10 Time on My Hands
4:30
11 You and the Night and the Music
4:05
12 I've Grown Accustomed to Her Face
4:13
13 I Could Have Danced All Night
3:39
14 The Heather on the Hill
5:04
15 On the Street Where You Live
8:34
CD 4
# Title Rating Length
1 Almost Like Being in Love
4:51
2 Thank Heaven for Little Girls
4:34
3 I Talk to the Trees
5:49
4 Show Me
6:29
5 Lady Bird
4:45
6 Cheryl Blues
4:59
7 Tune Up
5:18
8 Line for Lyons
7:46
9 Pent-Up House
5:00
10 Look for the Silver Lining
4:34
11 Indian Summer
5:15
12 My Old Flame
4:56

Credits

CD 1

trumpet:
Chet Baker (1956) (tracks 1–8)
Chet Baker (1957) (tracks 9–17)
drums:
Shelly Manne (1956) (tracks 1–8)
Mel Lewis (1957) (tracks 9–17)
flute:
Don Fagerquist (1957) (tracks 9–10, 12–14, 16–17)
Bud Shank (1957) (tracks 9–14, 16–17)
bass:
Leroy Vinnegar (tracks 1–8)
Monte Budwig (1957) (tracks 9–17)
alto saxophone:
Charlie Mariano (1957) (tracks 9–10, 12–14, 16–17)
Bud Shank (1957) (tracks 9–14, 16–17)
Herbie Steward (jazz saxophonist) (1957) (tracks 9–17)
bongos:
Mike Pacheco (Percussionist) (1957) (tracks 9–10, 12–14, 16–17)
piano:
Russ Freeman (pianist) (1956) (tracks 1–8)
Claude Williamson (1957) (tracks 9–17)
baritone saxophone:
Pepper Adams (baritone saxophonist) (1957) (tracks 9–10, 12–14, 16–17)
tenor saxophone:
Bill Holman (1957) (tracks 9–10, 12–17)
Richie Kamuca (1957) (tracks 9–10, 12–14, 16–17)
trombone:
Milt Bernhart (1957) (tracks 9–10, 12–14, 16–17)
additional orchestrator:
Bill Holman (1957) (tracks 11–15, 17)
conductor:
Bill Holman (1957) (tracks 11–15, 17)
Johnny Mandel (American composer and arranger) (1957) (tracks 9–10, 16)
orchestrator:
Johnny Mandel (American composer and arranger) (1957) (tracks 9–10, 16)

CD 2

trumpet:
Chet Baker (1957) (tracks 1–2)
Chet Baker (1958) (tracks 3–12)
Chet Baker (1959) (tracks 13–16)
drums:
Mel Lewis (1957) (tracks 1–2)
Philly Joe Jones (US jazz drummer) (1958) (tracks 3–12)
Dannie Richmond (1958) (tracks 3–12)
Philly Joe Jones (US jazz drummer) (1959) (tracks 13–16)
flute:
Don Fagerquist (1957) (tracks 1–2)
Bud Shank (1957) (tracks 1–2)
bass:
Monte Budwig (1957) (tracks 1–2)
Sam Jones (jazz bassist) (1958) (tracks 3–12)
George Morrow (1958) (tracks 3–12)
Paul Chambers (US jazz bassist) (1959) (tracks 13–16)
alto saxophone:
Charlie Mariano (1957) (tracks 1–2)
Bud Shank (1957) (tracks 1–2)
Herbie Steward (jazz saxophonist) (1957) (tracks 1–2)
bongos:
Mike Pacheco (Percussionist) (1957) (tracks 1–2)
piano:
Claude Williamson (1957) (tracks 1–2)
Kenny Drew (1958) (tracks 3–12)
Al Haig (1959) (tracks 13–16)
baritone saxophone:
Pepper Adams (baritone saxophonist) (1957) (tracks 1–2)
tenor saxophone:
Bill Holman (1957) (tracks 1–2)
Richie Kamuca (1957) (tracks 1–2)
Johnny Griffin (1959) (tracks 13, 15)
trombone:
Milt Bernhart (1957) (tracks 1–2)
additional orchestrator:
Bill Holman (1957) (tracks 1–2)
conductor:
Bill Holman (1957) (tracks 1–2)
vocals:
Chet Baker (1958) (tracks 3–12)

CD 3

trumpet:
Chet Baker (1959) (tracks 1–15)
drums:
Clifford Jarvis (1959) (tracks 12–15)
Philly Joe Jones (US jazz drummer) (1959) (tracks 1–2)
Connie Kay (1959) (tracks 3–11)
flute:
Herbie Mann (1959) (tracks 12–15)
guitar:
Kenny Burrell (1959) (tracks 3–9, 11)
bass:
Paul Chambers (US jazz bassist) (1959) (tracks 1–11)
Earl May (1959) (tracks 12–15)
alto saxophone:
Zoot Sims (US jazz saxophonist) (1959) (tracks 12–15)
piano:
Bob Corwin (1959) (tracks 12, 14–15)
Bill Evans (pianist) (1959) (tracks 3–7, 9–11, 13)
Al Haig (1959) (tracks 1–2)
alto flute:
Herbie Mann (1959) (tracks 3, 6, 11)
baritone saxophone:
Pepper Adams (baritone saxophonist) (1959) (tracks 3–8, 10–15)
tenor saxophone:
Johnny Griffin (1959) (track 1)
Herbie Mann (1959) (tracks 12–15)
Zoot Sims (US jazz saxophonist) (1959) (tracks 12–15)

CD 4

trumpet:
Chet Baker (1959) (tracks 1–12)
drums:
Clifford Jarvis (1959) (tracks 1–4)
Gene Voctory (1959) (tracks 5–12)
flute:
Herbie Mann (1959) (tracks 1–4)
bass:
Franco Cerri (Italian jazz guitarist) (1959) (tracks 5–12)
Earl May (1959) (tracks 1–4)
alto saxophone:
Glauco Masetti (saxaphone and songwriter) (1959) (tracks 5–12)
Zoot Sims (US jazz saxophonist) (1959) (tracks 1–4)
piano:
Bob Corwin (1959) (track 1)
Bill Evans (pianist) (1959) (tracks 2–4)
Renato Sellani (1959) (tracks 5–12)
baritone saxophone:
Pepper Adams (baritone saxophonist) (1959) (tracks 1–4)
tenor saxophone:
Gianni Basso (1959) (tracks 5–12)
Herbie Mann (1959) (tracks 1–4)
Zoot Sims (US jazz saxophonist) (1959) (tracks 1–4)
arranger:
Giulio Libano (1959) (tracks 5–12)

Release

ASIN: DE: B00GMVZG64 [info]