Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Gloomy Sunday
3:13
2 Trav'lin' All Alone
2:15
3 Body and Soul
2:59
4 Where Is the Sun
2:48
5 You Let Me Down
2:54
6 God Bless the Child
2:57
7 Billie's Blues
4 2:40
8 I Cover the Waterfront
2:58
9 Moanin' Low
3:06
10 Am I Blue?
2:52
11 Loveless Love
3:17
12 Night and Day
3:00
13 St. Louis Blues
2:55
14 Why Was I Born?
2:52
15 Ghost of Yesterday
2:39
16 Long Gone Blues
3:04

Credits

CD 1

additional orchestra:
composer:
Harry Akst (track 10)
Johnny Green (composer and conductor, often credited as John Green) (track 8)
William Christopher Handy (tracks 11, 13)
Edward Heyman (track 8)
Rezső Seress (track 1)
Harry Warren (US composer and lyricist) (track 5)
Grant Clarke (track 10)
Billie Holiday (– 1936-08-01) (track 7)
Jerome Kern (1929) (track 14)
Johnny Green (composer and conductor, often credited as John Green) (1930) (track 3)
Cole Porter (1932) (track 12)
lead vocals:
Billie Holiday (track 1)
lyricist:
William Christopher Handy (tracks 11, 13)
Edward Heyman (track 8)
Grant Clarke (track 10)
Al Dubin (track 5)
Billie Holiday (track 7)
Jávor László (Hungarian poet) (track 1)
Oscar Hammerstein II (1929) (track 14)
Frank Eyton (1930) (track 3)
Edward Heyman (1930) (track 3)
Robert Sour (1930) (track 3)
Cole Porter (1932) (track 12)
translator:
Sam M. Lewis (US singer and lyricist) (track 1)
writer:
Arthur Herzog, Jr. (track 6)
Billie Holiday (track 6)
publisher:
Basart Editions ( – ????) (track 6)
Basart Editions (track 7)
Chappell Music Ltd. (track 12)
Druropetal Music (track 3)
EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!) (track 10)
Edward B. Marks Music Co. (founded originally as J. Stern & Co. in 1894, renamed in 1919) (track 6)
Harms, Inc. (track 12)
Quartet Music Inc. (track 3)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 3)
Warner Bros., Inc. (not for release label use!) (track 8)
cover recording of:
Am I Blue? (track 10)
Night and Day (Cole Porter song) (track 12)
is the basis for:
later translated versions:
Cuerpo y Alma (track 3)
Tout le jour, toute la nuit (Night and Day; du film "Joyeuse divorcée") (track 12)
part of:
Gay Divorce (track 12)
recording of:
Billie’s Blues (track 7)
Body and Soul (track 3)
Loveless Love (track 11)
St. Louis Blues (track 13)
Why Was I Born? (track 14)
You Let Me Down (track 5)
Gloomy Sunday (1941-08-07) (track 1)
referred to in medleys:
Ja-Da Medley (track 13)
translated version of:
Szomorú vasárnap (track 1)

Release

ASIN: US: B00006B1QE [info]