Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Black Coffee
3:19
2 That Lucky Old Sun
3:24
3 Summertime
3:19
4 The Nearness of You
3:23
5 Goodnight My Love
3:31
6 Can't Get Out of This Mood
2:51
7 It Might as Well Be Spring
3:13
8 Come Rain or Come Shine
3:26
9 Thinking of You
3:05
10 These Things I Offer You (For a Lifetime)
3:02
11 Vanity
2:38
12 Pinky
2:46
13 Sinner or Saint
3:00
14 My Tormented Heart
3:02
15 Linger a While
2:04
16 Spring Will Be a Little Late This Year
2:41

Credits

CD 1

clarinet:
Tony Scott (bop/jazz clarinetist) (tracks 7–8)
trumpet:
Miles Davis (jazz trumpeter, bandleader, songwriter) (tracks 6–8)
drums:
J.C. Heard (tracks 6–8)
bass:
Billy Taylor Jr. (jazz bassist) (tracks 6–8)
piano:
Jimmy Jones (jazz pianist, active years 1936-1975) (tracks 4, 6–8)
trombone:
Bennie Green (jazz trombonist) (track 8)
composer:
George Gershwin (composer) (track 3)
Mack Gordon (track 5)
Jimmy McHugh (songwriter) (tracks 6, 6)
Frank Loesser (tracks 16, 16)
Harry Ruby (1929) (track 9)
Hoagy Carmichael (1938) (track 4)
Richard Rodgers (1945) (tracks 7, 7)
Harold Arlen (1946) (tracks 8, 8)
Sonny Burke (1948) (track 1)
lead vocals:
Sarah Vaughan (1949-01) (track 1)
lyricist:
Ira Gershwin (track 3)
DuBose Heyward (track 3)
Frank Loesser (tracks 6, 6, 16, 16)
Harry Revel (track 5)
Bert Kalmar (1929) (track 9)
Ned Washington (1938) (track 4)
Oscar Hammerstein II (1945) (tracks 7, 7)
Johnny Mercer (1946) (tracks 8, 8)
Paul Francis Webster (1948) (track 1)
orchestra:
Joe Lipman & His Orchestra (1949-01) (track 1)
solo clarinet:
Tony Scott (bop/jazz clarinetist) (track 6)
solo electric guitar:
Mundell Lowe (track 8)
solo tenor saxophone:
Budd Johnson (tracks 6, 8)
solo trombone:
Bennie Green (jazz trombonist) (track 6)
vocals:
Sarah Vaughan (tracks 4, 6–8, 16)
publisher:
BMG Music Publishing (NYC-based headquarters, with national subsidiaries under it) (track 1)
Chappell & Co. (track 3)
Chappell Music Ltd. (tracks 3, 7, 7)
Sondot Music Corp. (track 1)
Sony/ATV Harmony (track 4)
Warner/Chappell (track 3)
Webster Music Co. (track 1)
Williamson Music, Inc. (tracks 7, 7)
Ira Gershwin Music (1935) (track 3)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (1935) (track 3)
arrangements:
Summertime (catch-all for arrangements) (track 3)
cover recording of:
It Might as Well Be Spring (State Fair) (track 7)
is based on:
is the basis for:
Doin’ Time (track 3)
Summertime (Rick Wakeman arrangement) (track 3)
The Bones of You (track 3)
later parody versions:
Come Rain or Come Shine (Friars Club Tribute version) (tracks 8, 8)
later translated parody versions:
Tschibuti (track 3)
later translated versions:
C'est l'été (track 3)
Sommartid (track 3)
Summa is (track 3)
part of:
State Fair (1945 film soundtrack) (tracks 7, 7)
State Fair (tracks 7, 7)
State Fair (1962 film soundtrack) (tracks 7, 7)
recording of:
Goodnight, My Love (1936) (track 5)
It Might as Well Be Spring (State Fair) (track 7)
Summertime (American songbook standard from 1935 opera Porgy and Bess) (track 3)
Thinking of You (track 9)
Black Coffee (1948 song) (1949-01) (track 1)
referred to in medleys:

Release Group

part of: 16 Most Requested Songs