Annotation

This box set contains all Capitol recorded material of Mr Herman, from 1948 to 1956.

This box set contains all Capitol recorded material of Mr Herman, from 1948 to 1956.

This box set contains all Capitol recorded material of Mr Herman, from 1948 to 1956.

This box set contains all Capitol recorded material of Mr Herman, from 1948 to 1956.

This box set contains all Capitol recorded material of Mr Herman, from 1948 to 1956.

This box set contains all Capitol recorded material of Mr Herman, from 1948 to 1956.

Annotation last modified on 2009-02-04 05:42 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 That's Right
3:04
2 Lemon Drop
2:53
3 I Got It Bad (And That Ain't Good)
3:15
4 I Ain't Gonna Wait Too Long (I Ain't Gettin' Any Younger)
3:08
5 Early Autumn
3:13
6 More Than You Know
3:05
7 Keeper of the Flame
3:03
8 The Crickets
3:14
9 More Moon
3:14
10 Detour Ahead
3:11
11 Jamaica Rhumba
3:11
12 Not Really the Blues
2:53
13 Tenderly
2:57
14 Lollipop
2:42
15 I'll Be Glad When You're Dead, You Rascal You
2:37
16 You've Got a Date With the Blues
3:13
17 Rhapsody in Wood
3:10
18 The Great Lie
2:56
19 In the Beginning
3:14
CD 2
# Title Rating Length
1 Spain
3:10
2 Pennies From Heaven
2:47
3 I Want a Little Girl
3:10
4 You're My Everything
3:11
5 Music to Dance To
2:55
6 The Nearness of You
3:04
7 Sonny Speaks
2:52
8 Starlight Souvenirs
3:18
9 When It Rains It Pours
3:06
10 Johannesburg
2:36
11 I Don't Need a House to Fall on Me
2:19
12 Rose of the Rio Grande
2:35
13 My Gee Gee From the Fiji Isles
2:31
14 Cut Off the Fat (Take Out the Bone)
3:16
15 Calico Sal
2:37
16 Jelly Bean (Just a Curbstone Cutie)
2:01
17 Mule Train
2:56
18 My Baby Just Cares for Me
2:47
19 Tasty
2:45
20 The Old Pail
2:33
21 My Sin Is You
2:33
22 Have It Your Way
1:56
CD 3
# Title Rating Length
1 Misty Morning
3:15
2 Boo Hoo
2:41
3 Hittin' the Bottle
2:38
4 Muskrat Ramble
2:49
5 Beale St. Blues
2:57
6 El Toro Mambo
3:05
7 Pomp Stomp
2:36
8 By Play
2:13
9 Mexican Hat-Trick
2:28
10 Sleepy Serenade
2:41
11 La Cucaracha Mambo
2:32
12 Get Out of Town
2:45
13 Woodchopper's Ball (Mambo)
3:00
14 Autobahn Blues
4:08
15 Sleep
3:53
16 Ill Wind
2:48
17 Would He?
2:25
18 Strange
3:00
19 Four Others (For Trumpets)
2:49
20 (Wild) Apple Honey
5:59
21 I'll Never Be the Same
2:48
22 Gina
2:57
23 Kiss the Baby
2:44
24 Long Long Night
2:50
CD 4
# Title Rating Length
1 Opus de Funk
5:32
2 Cool Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
3:29
3 Pimlico
3:31
4 Captain Ahab
5:11
5 I Remember Duke
3:30
6 Skinned
3:01
7 Love Is a Many Splendored Thing
2:48
8 You're Here My Love
2:42
9 The Girl Upstairs
2:56
10 House of Bamboo
2:49
11 Buttercup
2:28
12 Sentimental Journey
6:13
13 Skinned Again
3:25
14 Where or When
3:18
CD 5
# Title Rating Length
1 Drums in Hi-Fly
5:01
2 Square Circle
4:48
3 I Hadn't Anyone Till You
2:38
4 Dream
2:05
5 You Took Advantage of Me
2:47
6 For All We Know
2:29
7 Wonderful One
2:21
8 To Love Again
2:43
9 (Call It) Stormy Monday
2:42
10 Smack Dab in the Middle
2:42
11 Pinetop's Blues
4:12
12 Trouble in Mind
3:11
13 Blues Groove
6:15
14 Dupree Blues
2:27
15 I Want a Little Girl
2:56
16 5-10-15 Hours
2:53
17 I Don't Want Nobody (To Have My Love but You)
2:38
CD 6
# Title Rating Length
1 9:20 Special
6:15
2 Jumpin' at the Woodside
5:03
3 Bags' Other Groove
3:37
4 Bass Face
2:41
5 The Boot
5:29
6 Wailing Wall
4:09
7 Junior
3:39
8 Broadway
2:44
9 A Smo-o-o-th One
1:02
10 Every Day I Have the Blues
5:07
11 Basin Street Blues
3:07
12 Slow Boat
4:21

Credits

CD 1

composer:
Ralph Burns (1949) (track 5)
Woody Herman (1949) (track 5)
lyricist:
Johnny Mercer (1949) (track 5)
later versions:
Early Autumn (track 5)
recording of:
Early Autumn (track 5)

CD 2

composer:
Walter Donaldson (track 18)
Arthur Johnston (American composer and songwriter) (1936) (track 2)
lyricist:
Gus Kahn (track 18)
Johnny Burke (American lyricist, 1908-1964) (1936) (track 2)
publisher:
Gus Kahn Music Co. (track 18)
Tobago Music Co. (track 18)
recording of:
referred to in medleys:
Bing Crosby Medley (track 2)
Ja-Da Medley (track 2)

CD 3

composer:
Cole Porter (1938) (track 12)
lyricist:
Cole Porter (1938) (track 12)
writer:
Mort Greene (track 10)
Louis C. Singer (pianist) (track 10)
part of:
Leave It to Me! (track 12)
recording of:
Get Out of Town (track 12)
Sleepy Serenade (track 10)

CD 4

composer:
Sammy Fain (track 7)
lyricist:
publisher:
recording of:

CD 6

composer:
Spencer Williams (US jazz composer, pianist & singer) (1926) (track 11)
lyricist:
Spencer Williams (US jazz composer, pianist & singer) (track 11)
revised by:
Peter Chatman (track 10)
writer:
Aaron ‘Pinetop’ Sparks (1935) (track 10)
Milton Sparks (1935) (track 10)
publisher:
later translated versions:
later versions:
Nobody Loves Me (track 10)
recording of:
Basin Street Blues (track 11)
referred to in medleys: