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The original 5-LP box-set album from 1959

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Tracklist

12" Vinyl 1: Vol. 1
# Title Rating Length
A1 Ambulatory Suite (instrumental)
7:21
A2 The Preludes (instrumental)
6:37
A3 Sam and Delilah
3:19
A4 But Not for Me
3:35
A5 My One and Only
2:38
A6 Let's Call the Whole Thing Off
4:30
B1 Beginner's Luck
3:10
B2 Oh, Lady Be Good
4:03
B3 Nice Work If You Can Get It
3:35
B4 Things Are Looking Up
3:06
B5 Just Another Rhumba
5:37
B6 How Long Has This Been Going On?
5 3:48
12" Vinyl 2: Vol. 2
# Title Rating Length
C1 's Wonderful
3:32
C2 The Man I Love
3:54
C3 That Certain Feeling
3:06
C4 By Strauss
2:33
C5 Someone to Watch Over Me
4:35
C6 The Real American Folk Song (Is a Rag)
3:47
D1 Who Cares?
3:05
D2 Looking for a Boy
3:05
D3 They All Laughed
3:06
D4 My Cousin in Milwaukee
3:11
D5 Somebody From Somewhere
3:09
12" Vinyl 3: Vol. 3
# Title Rating Length
E1 A Foggy Day
3:50
E2 Clap Your Hands
2:28
E3 For You, for Me, for Everyone
3:23
E4 Stiff Upper Lip
2:50
E5 Boy Wanted
3:33
E6 Strike Up the Band
2:33
F1 Soon
2:20
F2 I've Got a Crush on You
3:26
F3 Bidin' My Time
2:40
F4 Aren't You Kind of Glad We Did?
3:28
F5 Of Thee I Sing (Baby)
3:07
12" Vinyl 4: Vol. 4
# Title Rating Length
G1 "The Half of It, Dearie" Blues
3:45
G2 I Was Doing All Right
3:25
G3 He Loves and She Loves
2:46
G4 Love Is Sweeping the Country
3:24
G5 Treat Me Rough
2:54
H1 Love Is Here to Stay
3:52
H2 Slap That Bass
3:23
H3 Isn't It a Pity?
3:23
H4 Shall We Dance?
3:08
H5 Love Walked In
3:52
H6 You've Got What Gets Me
2:13
12" Vinyl 5: Vol. 5
# Title Rating Length
I1 They Can't Take That Away From Me
3:07
I3 Embraceable You
4:49
I4 I Can't Be Bothered Now
2:48
I5 Boy! What Love Has Done to Me!
3:46
I6 Fascinatin' Rhythm
3:22
J1 Funny Face
3:23
J2 Lorellei
3:21
J3 Oh, So Nice
3:40
J4 Let's Kiss and Make Up
3:49
J5 I Got Rhythm
3:07

Credits

12" Vinyl 1: Vol. 1

arranger:
Nelson Riddle (tracks A3–A6, B2–B5)
composer:
George Gershwin (composer) (1924) (track B2)
George Gershwin (composer) (1927) (track A5)
George Gershwin (composer) (1928) (track B6)
George Gershwin (composer) (1930) (tracks A3–A4, A4)
George Gershwin (composer) (1937) (tracks A6, A6–B1, B3–B4, B4–B5)
conductor:
Nelson Riddle (1959) (tracks A3–A6, B2–B5)
engineer:
Val Valentin (tracks A3–A6, B2–B5)
lead vocals:
Ella Fitzgerald (1959) (tracks A3–A6, B2–B5)
lyricist:
Ira Gershwin (1924) (track B2)
Ira Gershwin (1927) (track A5)
Ira Gershwin (1928) (track B6)
Ira Gershwin (1930) (tracks A3–A4, A4)
Ira Gershwin (1937) (tracks A6, A6–B1, B3–B4, B4–B5)
performer:
Nelson Riddle and His Orchestra (1959) (tracks A3–A6, B2–B5)
producer:
Norman Granz (tracks A3–A6, B2–B6)
publisher:
Chappell Music Ltd. (track B2)
Ira Gershwin Music (track B2)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track B2)
New World Music Co. (1927) (track B6)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (1927) (track A5)
New World Music Co. (1930) (tracks A4, A4)
Gershwin Publishing Corp (1937) (tracks A6, A6–B1, B3, B5)
arrangements:
My One and Only (for piano solo) (track A5)
Oh, Lady Be Good (for solo piano) (track B2)
cover recording of:
But Not for Me (1959) (track A4)
Just Another Rhumba (1959) (track B5)
Let's Call the Whole Thing Off (1959) (track A6)
My One and Only (1959) (track A5)
Nice Work If You Can Get It (1959) (track B3)
Oh, Lady Be Good! (1959) (track B2)
Sam and Delilah (1959) (track A3)
Things Are Looking Up (A Damsel in Distress) (1959) (track B4)
is the basis for:
Basal Metabolism (Funny Face, 1957 film cast) (track B6)
later parody versions:
Lady Be Good (French parody) (track B2)
later translated versions:
Gemmas doch afoch auf (tracks A6, A6)
Nua ned fia mi (tracks A4, A4)
Oh, dama, tem dó (track B2)
part of:
A Damsel in Distress (1937 film score) (tracks B3–B4, B4)
An American in Paris (2015 Broadway musical) (tracks A4, A4, B1)
Crazy For You (1992 Musical) (tracks A4, A4, B3–B4, B4)
Funny Face (1927 musical) (track A5)
Girl Crazy (1930 Musical) (tracks A3–A4, A4)
Lady, Be Good (full musical) (track B2)
Rosalie (track B6)
Shall We Dance (1937 film soundtrack) (tracks A6, A6–B1)
The Goldwyn Follies (track B5)
recording of:
But Not for Me (track A4)
How Long Has This Been Going On? (Funny Face, 1957 film cast) (track B6)
Things Are Looking Up (A Damsel in Distress) (track B4)
referred to in medleys:

12" Vinyl 2: Vol. 2

recorded in:
Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1959-01-05) (track C2)
Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1959-07-16) (tracks C1, C4)
violin:
Victor Bay (1959-01-05) (track C2)
Alex Beller (1959-01-05) (track C2)
Jacques Gasselin (1959-01-05) (track C2)
James Getzoff (1959-01-05) (track C2)
Ben Gill (1959-01-05) (track C2)
Murray Kellner (1959-01-05) (track C2)
Nat Ross (1959-01-05) (track C2)
Eudice Shapiro (1959-01-05) (track C2)
Felix Slatkin (1959-01-05) (track C2)
Marshall Sosson (1959-01-05) (track C2)
Victor Bay (1959-07-16) (tracks C1, C4)
Alex Beller (1959-07-16) (tracks C1, C4)
Jacques Gasselin (1959-07-16) (tracks C1, C4)
Ben Gill (1959-07-16) (tracks C1, C4)
Joseph Livoti (violinist) (1959-07-16) (tracks C1, C4)
Dan Lube (1959-07-16) (tracks C1, C4)
Misha Russell (1959-07-16) (tracks C1, C4)
Paul Shure (1959-07-16) (tracks C1, C4)
Marshall Sosson (1959-07-16) (tracks C1, C4)
Gerald Vinci (1959-07-16) (tracks C1, C4)
cello:
Armand Kaproff (1959-01-05) (track C2)
Kurt Reher (1959-01-05) (track C2)
Eleanor Slatkin (1959-01-05) (track C2)
Armand Kaproff (1959-07-16) (tracks C1, C4)
Edgar Lustgarten (1959-07-16) (tracks C1, C4)
Kurt Reher (1959-07-16) (tracks C1, C4)
trumpet:
Cappy Lewis (1959-01-05) (track C2)
Vito Mangano (1959-01-05) (track C2)
Dale McMickle (1959-01-05) (track C2)
Shorty Sherock (1959-01-05) (track C2)
Pete Candoli (1959-07-16) (tracks C1, C4)
Cappy Lewis (1959-07-16) (tracks C1, C4)
Dale McMickle (1959-07-16) (tracks C1, C4)
Shorty Sherock (1959-07-16) (tracks C1, C4)
woodwind:
Buddy Collette (1959-01-05) (track C2)
Harry Klee (1959-01-05) (track C2)
Joe Koch (1959-01-05) (track C2)
Champ Webb (1959-01-05) (track C2)
Buddy Collette (1959-07-16) (tracks C1, C4)
Harry Klee (1959-07-16) (tracks C1, C4)
Champ Webb (1959-07-16) (tracks C1, C4)
viola:
Alvin Dinkin (1959-01-05) (track C2)
Stanley Harris (1959-01-05) (track C2)
Barbara Simons (1959-01-05) (track C2)
Alvin Dinkin (1959-07-16) (tracks C1, C4)
Lou Kievman (1959-07-16) (tracks C1, C4)
Ralph Lane (viola) (1959-07-16) (tracks C1, C4)
Barbara Simons (1959-07-16) (tracks C1, C4)
drums:
Alvin Stoller (1959-01-05) (track C2)
Alvin Stoller (1959-07-16) (tracks C1, C4)
guitar:
Herb Ellis (jazz guitarist) (1959-01-05) (track C2)
Herb Ellis (jazz guitarist) (1959-07-16) (tracks C1, C4)
bass:
Joe Mondragon (1959-01-05) (track C2)
Joe Comfort (1959-07-16) (tracks C1, C4)
percussion:
Frank Flynn (1959-01-05) (track C2)
Frank Flynn (1959-07-16) (tracks C1, C4)
alto saxophone:
Ted Nash (40s-80s US swing reedman, uncle of the other) (1959-01-05) (track C2)
Ronnie Lang (1959-07-16) (tracks C1, C4)
piano:
Paul Smith (Paul Thatcher Smith, jazz pianist, composer, arranger and bandleader) (1959-01-05) (track C2)
Lou Levy (1959-07-16) (tracks C1, C4)
baritone saxophone:
Chuck Gentry (1959-07-16) (tracks C1, C4)
tuba:
Red Callender (1959-07-16) (tracks C1, C4)
bass trombone:
George Roberts (american bass trombone) (1959-01-05) (track C2)
George Roberts (american bass trombone) (1959-07-16) (tracks C1, C4)
trombone:
Milt Bernhart (1959-01-05) (track C2)
Richard Noel (trombonist) (1959-01-05) (track C2)
Tommy Pederson (1959-01-05) (track C2)
Richard Noel (trombonist) (1959-07-16) (tracks C1, C4)
Tommy Pederson (1959-07-16) (tracks C1, C4)
James Priddy (1959-07-16) (tracks C1, C4)
French horn:
Vincent DeRosa (1959-01-05) (track C2)
arranger:
Nelson Riddle (tracks C1–D1, D3–D5)
composer:
George Gershwin (composer) (1918) (tracks C6, C6)
George Gershwin (composer) (1924) (tracks C2, C2)
George Gershwin (composer) (1925) (tracks C3, C3, D2)
George Gershwin (composer) (1926) (tracks C5, C5)
George Gershwin (composer) (1927) (tracks C1, C1)
George Gershwin (composer) (1931) (tracks D1, D5)
George Gershwin (composer) (1932) (track D4)
George Gershwin (composer) (1936) (track C4)
George Gershwin (composer) (1937) (tracks D3, D3)
conductor:
Nelson Riddle (1959) (tracks C3, C5–D1, D3–D5)
Nelson Riddle (1959-01-05) (track C2)
Nelson Riddle (1959-07-16) (tracks C1, C4)
engineer:
Val Valentin (tracks C1–D1, D3–D5)
lead vocals:
Ella Fitzgerald (1959) (tracks C3, C5–D1, D3–D5)
Ella Fitzgerald (1959-01-05) (track C2)
Ella Fitzgerald (1959-07-16) (tracks C1, C4)
lyricist:
Ira Gershwin (1918) (tracks C6, C6)
Ira Gershwin (1924) (tracks C2, C2)
Ira Gershwin (1925) (tracks C3, C3, D2)
Ira Gershwin (1926) (tracks C5, C5)
Ira Gershwin (1927) (tracks C1, C1)
Ira Gershwin (1931) (tracks D1, D5)
Ira Gershwin (1932) (track D4)
Ira Gershwin (1936) (track C4)
Ira Gershwin (1937) (tracks D3, D3)
orchestra:
Nelson Riddle and His Orchestra (1959-01-05) (track C2)
performer:
Nelson Riddle and His Orchestra (1959) (tracks C3, C5–D1, D3–D5)
Nelson Riddle and His Orchestra (1959-07-16) (tracks C1, C4)
producer:
Norman Granz (tracks C1–D5)
vocals:
Ella Fitzgerald (1959-01-05) (track C2)
Ella Fitzgerald (1959-07-16) (tracks C1, C4)
publisher:
Chappell & Co. (tracks C1, C1)
Chappell & Co., Inc. (tracks C1, C1)
Chappell Music Ltd. (tracks C1, C1)
Ira Gershwin Music (tracks C1, C1)
New World Company (tracks C2, C2)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (tracks C1, C1–C2, C2)
Warner Bros., Inc. (not for release label use!) (tracks C5, C5)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (1925) (track D2)
Chappell & Co., Inc. (1936) (track C4)
Gershwin Publishing Corp (1937) (tracks D3, D3)
recorded at:
Capitol Studios (Hollywood, CA) in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1959-01-05 – 1959-07-17) (tracks D1–D2, D4)
arrangements:
Someone to Watch Over Me (for trumpet and piano, Turrin) (tracks C5, C5)
Someone to Watch Over Me (for solo piano, arr. by Keith Jarrett) (tracks C5, C5)
That Certain Feeling (for piano solo) (tracks C3, C3)
The Man I Love (for piano solo) (tracks C2, C2)
The Man I Love (for solo piano, transcr. by Percy Grainger) (tracks C2, C2)
Who Cares? (for piano solo) (track D1)
’s Wonderful (for solo piano) (tracks C1, C1)
cover recording of:
My Cousin in Milwaukee (1959) (track D4)
Somebody From Somewhere (from "Delicious") (1959) (track D5)
Someone to Watch Over Me (Oh, Kay!) (1959) (track C5)
That Certain Feeling (1959) (track C3)
They All Laughed (1959) (track D3)
Who Cares? (Of Thee I Sing) (1959) (track D1)
The Man I Love (1959-01-05) (track C2)
By Strauss (1959-07-16) (track C4)
’s Wonderful (1959-07-16) (track C1)
is the basis for:
later translated versions:
Die die aufpasst auf mi (tracks C5, C5)
Mia zwa (tracks C2, C2)
Quem tome conta de mim (tracks C5, C5)
Vom Strauss (track C4)
Wundervoll (tracks C1, C1)
その人は誰 (tracks C5, C5)
later versions:
part of:
An American in Paris (2015 Broadway musical) (tracks C1, C1–C2, C2, D1)
Crazy For You (1992 Musical) (tracks C5, C5–C6, C6)
Delicious (film score) (track D5)
Funny Face (1927 musical) (tracks C1, C1)
Of Thee I Sing (1931 musical) (track D1)
Oh, Kay! (1926 musical) (tracks C5, C5)
Pardon My English (track D4)
Shall We Dance (1937 film soundtrack) (tracks D3, D3)
Tip-Toes (tracks C3, C3, D2)
recording of:
Looking for a Boy (track D2)
Someone to Watch Over Me (Oh, Kay!) (track C5)
They All Laughed (track D3)
The Man I Love (1959-01-05) (track C2)
’s Wonderful (1959-07-16) (track C1)

12" Vinyl 3: Vol. 3

recorded in:
Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1959-01-05) (track E1)
Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1959-01-08) (track F2)
Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1959-03-18) (track F5)
Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1959-07-15) (track E5)
Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1959-07-16) (track E6)
Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1959-07-17) (track E4)
Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1959-07-18) (track E3)
violin:
Victor Arno (tracks E3, F2)
Victor Bay (tracks E3, E6, F2)
Alex Beller (tracks E3, E6, F2)
Harold Dicterow (track E3)
David Frisina (track E3)
Jacques Gasselin (tracks E6, F2)
Ben Gill (tracks E3, E6, F2)
Murray Kellner (tracks E3, F2)
Marvin Limonick (track E3)
Joseph Livoti (violinist) (track E6)
Dan Lube (tracks E3, E6)
Erno Neufeld (track F2)
Lou Raderman (track E3)
Misha Russell (tracks E6, F2)
Paul Shure (tracks E6, F2)
Marshall Sosson (tracks E3, E6, F2)
Gerald Vinci (tracks E3, E6)
Israel Baker (1959-01-05) (track E1)
Victor Bay (1959-01-05) (track E1)
Alex Beller (1959-01-05) (track E1)
Walter Edelstein (1959-01-05) (track E1)
James Getzoff (1959-01-05) (track E1)
Ben Gill (1959-01-05) (track E1)
Murray Kellner (1959-01-05) (track E1)
Nathan Ross (1959-01-05) (track E1)
Marshall Sosson (1959-01-05) (track E1)
Gerald Vinci (1959-01-05) (track E1)
Victor Arno (1959-03-18) (track F5)
Victor Bay (1959-03-18) (track F5)
Alex Beller (1959-03-18) (track F5)
Harold Dicterow (1959-03-18) (track F5)
Ben Gill (1959-03-18) (track F5)
Murray Kellner (1959-03-18) (track F5)
Erno Neufeld (1959-03-18) (track F5)
Paul Shure (1959-03-18) (track F5)
Felix Slatkin (1959-03-18) (track F5)
Marshall Sosson (1959-03-18) (track F5)
cello:
James Arkatov (track F2)
Elizabeth Greenschpoon (tracks E3, F2)
Armand Kaproff (track E6)
Edgar Lustgarten (tracks E3, E6)
George Neikrug (track F2)
Kurt Reher (tracks E3, E6, F2)
Eleanor Slatkin (track E3)
Elizabeth Greenschpoon (1959-01-05) (track E1)
George Neikrug (1959-01-05) (track E1)
Kurt Reher (1959-01-05) (track E1)
Elizabeth Greenschpoon (1959-03-18) (track F5)
Armand Kaproff (1959-03-18) (track F5)
Eleanor Slatkin (1959-03-18) (track F5)
trumpet:
Pete Candoli (tracks E4, E6)
Cappy Lewis (tracks E4–E6)
Dale McMickle (tracks E4, E6)
Shorty Sherock (tracks E4, E6)
Don Fagerquist (1959-01-05) (track E1)
Manny Klein (1959-01-05) (track E1)
Dale McMickle (1959-01-05) (track E1)
Shorty Sherock (1959-01-05) (track E1)
Pete Candoli (1959-03-18) (track F5)
Dale McMickle (1959-03-18) (track F5)
Shorty Sherock (1959-03-18) (track F5)
Joe Triscari (1959-03-18) (track F5)
woodwind:
Buddy Collette (tracks E4–E6)
Harry Klee (tracks E4–E6)
Joe Koch (track E4)
Bud Skalak (track E4)
Champ Webb (tracks E5–E6)
Buddy Collette (1959-01-05) (track E1)
Harry Klee (1959-01-05) (track E1)
Joe Koch (1959-01-05) (track E1)
Champ Webb (1959-01-05) (track E1)
Gene Cipriano (1959-03-18) (track F5)
Jewell Grant (1959-03-18) (track F5)
William Green (woodwind) (1959-03-18) (track F5)
viola:
Alvin Dinkin (tracks E3, E6, F2)
Lou Kievman (track E6)
Ralph Lane (viola) (tracks E3, E6)
Alex Neimann (track E3)
Paul Robyn (track F2)
Barbara Simons (tracks E3, E6, F2)
David Sterkin (track F2)
Alvin Dinkin (1959-01-05) (track E1)
Paul Robyn (1959-01-05) (track E1)
Barbara Simmons (viola) (1959-01-05) (track E1)
Alvin Dinkin (1959-03-18) (track F5)
Stanley Harris (1959-03-18) (track F5)
Paul Robyn (1959-03-18) (track F5)
drums:
Bill Richmond (track F2)
Alvin Stoller (tracks E3–E6)
Alvin Stoller (1959-01-05) (track E1)
Mel Lewis (1959-03-18) (track F5)
guitar:
Herb Ellis (jazz guitarist) (tracks E3–E6, F2)
Herb Ellis (jazz guitarist) (1959-01-05) (track E1)
Herb Ellis (jazz guitarist) (1959-03-18) (track F5)
bass:
Joe Comfort (tracks E3–E4, E6)
Joe Mondragon (track F2)
Ralph Pena (track E5)
Joe Comfort (1959-01-05) (track E1)
Joe Comfort (1959-03-18) (track F5)
percussion:
Frank Flynn (tracks E4–E6)
Frank Flynn (1959-01-05) (track E1)
Frank Flynn (1959-03-18) (track F5)
alto saxophone:
Ronnie Lang (tracks E4–E6)
Ted Nash (40s-80s US swing reedman, uncle of the other) (1959-01-05) (track E1)
Ted Nash (40s-80s US swing reedman, uncle of the other) (1959-03-18) (track F5)
piano:
Lou Levy (tracks E4–E6)
Paul Smith (Paul Thatcher Smith, jazz pianist, composer, arranger and bandleader) (track F2)
Paul Smith (Paul Thatcher Smith, jazz pianist, composer, arranger and bandleader) (1959-01-05) (track E1)
Lou Levy (1959-03-18) (track F5)
baritone saxophone:
Chuck Gentry (tracks E5–E6)
tuba:
Red Callender (track E6)
Ed Gilbert (1959-03-18) (track F5)
bass trombone:
George Roberts (american bass trombone) (tracks E4–E6)
Karl DeKarske (1959-01-05) (track E1)
Karl DeKarske (1959-03-18) (track F5)
harp:
Katherina Julyie (1959-01-05) (track E1)
trombone:
Richard Noel (trombonist) (tracks E4–E6)
Tommy Pederson (tracks E4–E6)
James Priddy (tracks E4–E6)
Milt Bernhart (1959-01-05) (track E1)
Richard Noel (trombonist) (1959-01-05) (track E1)
Tommy Pederson (1959-01-05) (track E1)
Dick Nash (1959-03-18) (track F5)
Tommy Pederson (1959-03-18) (track F5)
James Priddy (1959-03-18) (track F5)
French horn:
Vince Darosa (1959-01-05) (track E1)
Vincent DeRosa (1959-03-18) (track F5)
James Decker (1959-03-18) (track F5)
arranger:
Nelson Riddle (tracks E1–E6, F2, F4–F5)
composer:
George Gershwin (composer) (track F4)
George Gershwin (composer) (1928) (track F2)
George Gershwin (composer) (1930) (track F3)
George Gershwin (composer) (1931) (tracks F5, F5)
George Gershwin (composer) (1937) (tracks E1, E1, E4)
conductor:
Nelson Riddle (tracks E2–E3, E5–E6)
Nelson Riddle (1959) (tracks E4, F2, F4)
Nelson Riddle (1959-01-05) (track E1)
Nelson Riddle (1959-03-18) (track F5)
engineer:
Val Valentin (tracks E1, E4, F2, F4–F5)
lead vocals:
Ella Fitzgerald (1959) (tracks E4, F2, F4)
Ella Fitzgerald (1959-01-05) (track E1)
Ella Fitzgerald (1959-03-18) (track F5)
lyricist:
Ira Gershwin (track F4)
Ira Gershwin (1928) (track F2)
Ira Gershwin (1930) (track F3)
Ira Gershwin (1931) (tracks F5, F5)
Ira Gershwin (1937) (tracks E1, E1, E4)
performer:
Nelson Riddle and His Orchestra (1959) (tracks E4, F2, F4)
Nelson Riddle and His Orchestra (1959-01-05) (track E1)
Nelson Riddle and His Orchestra (1959-03-18) (track F5)
producer:
Norman Granz (tracks E1, E4–F5)
vocals:
Ella Fitzgerald (tracks E2–E6, F2)
Ella Fitzgerald (1959-01-05) (track E1)
Ella Fitzgerald (1959-03-18) (track F5)
publisher:
Chappell Music Ltd. (tracks E1, E1)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track F2)
New World Music Co. (1930) (track F3)
New World Music Corp. (1931) (tracks F5, F5)
Gershwin Publishing Corp (1946) (track F4)
recorded at:
Capitol Studios (Hollywood, CA) in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1959-01-05 – 1959-07-17) (tracks E5–F1, F3)
cover recording of:
I’ve Got a Crush on You (1959) (track F2)
Stiff Upper Lip (1959) (track E4)
A Foggy Day (in London Town) (1959-01-05) (track E1)
Of Thee I Sing (1959-03-18) (track F5)
later translated versions:
A Newö heit (tracks E1, E1)
Jour de brouillard (tracks E1, E1)
Um dia de garoa (tracks E1, E1)
part of:
A Damsel in Distress (1937 film score) (tracks E1, E1, E4)
Crazy For You (1992 Musical) (tracks E4, F3)
Girl Crazy (1930 Musical) (track F3)
Of Thee I Sing (1931 musical) (tracks F5, F5)
Treasure Girl (1928 musical) (track F2)
recording of:
A Foggy Day (in London Town) (1959-01-05) (track E1)
Bidin' My Time (from Girl Crazy) (1959-01-05 – 1959-07-17) (track F3)
Of Thee I Sing (1959-03-18) (track F5)
referred to in medleys:

12" Vinyl 4: Vol. 4

recorded in:
Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1959-01-05) (tracks G3, H1)
Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1959-03-18) (track G2)
Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1959-03-26) (track H5)
Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1959-07-15) (tracks G1, H4)
Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1959-07-18) (track G4)
violin:
Victor Arno (tracks G2, G4, H5)
Israel Baker (track H1)
Victor Bay (tracks G2–G4, H1, H5)
Alex Beller (tracks G2–G4, H1, H5)
Harold Dicterow (tracks G2, G4, H5)
Walter Edelstein (track H1)
David Frisina (track G4)
Jacques Gasselin (track G3)
James Getzoff (tracks G3, H1)
Ben Gill (tracks G2–G4, H1, H5)
Murray Kellner (tracks G2–G4, H1, H5)
Marvin Limonick (track G4)
Dan Lube (track G4)
Erno Neufeld (tracks G2, H5)
Lou Raderman (track G4)
Nathan Ross (tracks G3, H1, H5)
Eudice Shapiro (track G3)
Paul Shure (tracks G2, H5)
Felix Slatkin (tracks G2–G3, H5)
Marshall Sosson (tracks G2–G4, H1)
Gerald Vinci (tracks G4, H1)
cello:
David Filerman (track H5)
Elizabeth Greenschpoon (tracks G2, G4, H1, H5)
Armand Kaproff (tracks G2–G3)
Edgar Lustgarten (track G4)
George Neikrug (tracks H1, H5)
Kurt Reher (tracks G3–G4, H1)
Eleanor Slatkin (tracks G2–G4, H5)
trumpet:
Pete Candoli (track G2)
Don Fagerquist (tracks H1, H5)
Manny Klein (track H1)
Cappy Lewis (tracks G3, H4)
Vito Mangano (track G3)
Dale McMickle (tracks G2–G3, H1)
Shorty Sherock (tracks G2–G3, H1)
Joe Triscari (track G2)
Cappy Lewis (1959-07-15) (track G1)
woodwind:
Gene Cipriano (track G2)
Buddy Collette (tracks G3, H1, H4)
Jewell Grant (tracks G2, H5)
William Green (woodwind) (tracks G2, H5)
Jules Jacob (US jazz woodwind player) (track H5)
Harry Klee (tracks G3, H1, H4)
Joe Koch (tracks G3, H1)
Wilbur Schwartz (track H5)
Champ Webb (tracks G3, H1, H4–H5)
Buddy Collette (1959-07-15) (track G1)
Harry Klee (1959-07-15) (track G1)
Champ Webb (1959-07-15) (track G1)
viola:
Alvin Dinkin (tracks G2–G4, H1, H5)
Stanley Harris (tracks G2–G3, H5)
Ralph Lane (viola) (track G4)
Alex Neimann (track G4)
Paul Robyn (tracks G2, H1)
Barbara Simmons (viola) (track H1)
Barbara Simons (tracks G3–G4)
drums:
Mel Lewis (tracks G2, H5)
Alvin Stoller (tracks G3–G4, H1, H4–H5)
Alvin Stoller (1959-07-15) (track G1)
guitar:
Herb Ellis (jazz guitarist) (tracks G2–G4, H1, H4)
Barney Kessel (track H5)
Herb Ellis (jazz guitarist) (1959-07-15) (track G1)
bass:
Joe Comfort (tracks G2, G4, H1, H5)
Joe Mondragon (track G3)
Ralph Pena (track H4)
Ralph Pena (1959-07-15) (track G1)
percussion:
Larry Bunker (track H5)
Frank Flynn (tracks G2–G3, H1, H4)
Frank Flynn (1959-07-15) (track G1)
alto saxophone:
Ronnie Lang (tracks H4–H5)
Ted Nash (40s-80s US swing reedman, uncle of the other) (tracks G2–G3, H1)
Ronnie Lang (1959-07-15) (track G1)
piano:
Lou Levy (tracks G2, H4)
Paul Smith (Paul Thatcher Smith, jazz pianist, composer, arranger and bandleader) (tracks G3, H1, H5)
Lou Levy (1959-07-15) (track G1)
baritone saxophone:
Chuck Gentry (track H4)
Chuck Gentry (1959-07-15) (track G1)
tuba:
Ed Gilbert (tracks G2, H5)
bass trombone:
Karl DeKarske (tracks G2, H1)
George Roberts (american bass trombone) (tracks G3, H4–H5)
George Roberts (american bass trombone) (1959-07-15) (track G1)
harp:
Katherina Julyie (track H1)
trombone:
Milt Bernhart (tracks G3, H1)
Dick Nash (tracks G2, H5)
Richard Noel (trombonist) (tracks G3, H1, H4)
Tommy Pederson (tracks G2–G3, H1, H4–H5)
James Priddy (tracks G2, H4–H5)
Richard Noel (trombonist) (1959-07-15) (track G1)
Tommy Pederson (1959-07-15) (track G1)
James Priddy (1959-07-15) (track G1)
French horn:
Vince Darosa (track H1)
Vincent DeRosa (tracks G2–G3, H5)
James Decker (tracks G2, H5)
arranger:
Nelson Riddle (tracks G1–G4, H1–H6)
composer:
George Gershwin (composer) (track H1)
George Gershwin (composer) (1924) (track G1)
George Gershwin (composer) (1927) (track G3)
George Gershwin (composer) (1930) (track G5)
George Gershwin (composer) (1931) (track G4)
George Gershwin (composer) (1933) (track H3)
George Gershwin (composer) (1937) (tracks G2, G2)
conductor:
Nelson Riddle (tracks G3, H1–H2, H4–H6)
Nelson Riddle (1959) (tracks G2, G4, H3)
Nelson Riddle (1959-07-15) (track G1)
engineer:
Val Valentin (tracks G1–G2, G4, H3)
lead vocals:
Ella Fitzgerald (1959) (tracks G2, G4, H3)
Ella Fitzgerald (1959-07-15) (track G1)
lyricist:
Ira Gershwin (track H1)
Ira Gershwin (1924) (track G1)
Ira Gershwin (1927) (track G3)
Ira Gershwin (1930) (track G5)
Ira Gershwin (1931) (track G4)
Ira Gershwin (1933) (track H3)
Ira Gershwin (1937) (tracks G2, G2)
performer:
Nelson Riddle and His Orchestra (1959) (tracks G2, G4, H3)
Nelson Riddle and His Orchestra (1959-07-15) (track G1)
producer:
Norman Granz (tracks G1–H6)
vocals:
Ella Fitzgerald (tracks G2–G4, H1–H2, H4–H6)
Ella Fitzgerald (1959-07-15) (track G1)
publisher:
Chappell Music (track H1)
Chappell Music Ltd. (track H1)
Harms, Inc. (1924) (track G1)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (1927) (track G3)
New World Music Co. (1931) (track G4)
New World Music Co. (1932) (track H3)
Gershwin Publishing Corp (1938) (tracks G2, G2, H1)
recorded at:
Capitol Studios (Hollywood, CA) in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1959-01-05 – 1959-07-17) (tracks G3, G5–H2, H4–H5)
cover recording of:
I Was Doing All Right (1959) (track G2)
Isn't It a Pity? (1959) (track H3)
Love Is Sweeping the Country (1959) (track G4)
"The Half of It, Dearie" Blues (1959-07-15) (track G1)
later translated versions:
part of:
Funny Face (1927 musical) (track G3)
Girl Crazy (1930 Musical) (track G5)
Lady, Be Good (full musical) (track G1)
Of Thee I Sing (1931 musical) (track G4)
Pardon My English (track H3)
The Goldwyn Follies (tracks G2, G2, H1)
recording of:
He Loves and She Loves (1959-01-05 – 1959-07-17) (track G3)
Treat Me Rough (1959-01-05 – 1959-07-17) (track G5)

12" Vinyl 5: Vol. 5

recorded in:
Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1959-01-05) (track J5)
Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1959-01-08) (track I3)
Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1959-03-18) (tracks I4, J1)
Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1959-03-26) (track J4)
Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1959-07-15) (track I5)
violin:
Victor Arno (tracks I3–I4, J1, J4)
Israel Baker (track J5)
Victor Bay (tracks I3–I4, J1, J4–J5)
Alex Beller (tracks I3–I4, J1, J4–J5)
Harold Dicterow (tracks I4, J1, J4)
Walter Edelstein (track J5)
Jacques Gasselin (track I3)
James Getzoff (track J5)
Ben Gill (tracks I3–I4, J1, J4–J5)
Murray Kellner (tracks I3–I4, J1, J4–J5)
Erno Neufeld (tracks I3–I4, J1, J4)
Nathan Ross (tracks J4–J5)
Misha Russell (track I3)
Paul Shure (tracks I3–I4, J1, J4)
Felix Slatkin (tracks I4, J1, J4)
Marshall Sosson (tracks I3–I4, J1, J5)
Gerald Vinci (track J5)
cello:
James Arkatov (track I3)
David Filerman (track J4)
Elizabeth Greenschpoon (tracks I3–I4, J1, J4–J5)
Armand Kaproff (tracks I4, J1)
George Neikrug (tracks I3, J4–J5)
Kurt Reher (tracks I3, J5)
Eleanor Slatkin (tracks I4, J1, J4)
trumpet:
Pete Candoli (tracks I4, J1)
Don Fagerquist (tracks J4–J5)
Manny Klein (track J5)
Cappy Lewis (track I5)
Dale McMickle (tracks I4, J1, J5)
Shorty Sherock (tracks I4, J1, J5)
Joe Triscari (tracks I4, J1)
woodwind:
Gene Cipriano (tracks I4, J1)
Buddy Collette (tracks I5, J5)
Jewell Grant (tracks I4, J1, J4)
William Green (woodwind) (tracks I4, J1, J4)
Jules Jacob (US jazz woodwind player) (track J4)
Harry Klee (tracks I5, J5)
Joe Koch (track J5)
Wilbur Schwartz (track J4)
Champ Webb (tracks I5, J4–J5)
viola:
Alvin Dinkin (tracks I3–I4, J1, J4–J5)
Stanley Harris (tracks I4, J1, J4)
Paul Robyn (tracks I3–I4, J1, J5)
Barbara Simmons (viola) (track J5)
Barbara Simons (track I3)
David Sterkin (track I3)
drums:
Mel Lewis (tracks I4, J1, J4)
Bill Richmond (track I3)
Alvin Stoller (tracks I5, J4–J5)
guitar:
Herb Ellis (jazz guitarist) (tracks I3–I5, J1, J5)
Barney Kessel (track J4)
bass:
Joe Comfort (tracks I4, J1, J4–J5)
Joe Mondragon (track I3)
Ralph Pena (track I5)
percussion:
Larry Bunker (track J4)
Frank Flynn (tracks I4–I5, J1, J5)
alto saxophone:
Ronnie Lang (tracks I5, J4)
Ted Nash (40s-80s US swing reedman, uncle of the other) (tracks I4, J1, J5)
piano:
Lou Levy (tracks I4–I5, J1)
Paul Smith (Paul Thatcher Smith, jazz pianist, composer, arranger and bandleader) (tracks I3, J4–J5)
baritone saxophone:
Chuck Gentry (track I5)
tuba:
Ed Gilbert (tracks I4, J1, J4)
bass trombone:
Karl DeKarske (tracks I4, J1, J5)
George Roberts (american bass trombone) (tracks I5, J4)
harp:
Katherina Julyie (track J5)
trombone:
Milt Bernhart (track J5)
Dick Nash (tracks I4, J1, J4)
Richard Noel (trombonist) (tracks I5, J5)
Tommy Pederson (tracks I4–I5, J1, J4–J5)
James Priddy (tracks I4–I5, J1, J4)
French horn:
Vince Darosa (track J5)
Vincent DeRosa (tracks I4, J1, J4)
James Decker (tracks I4, J1, J4)
arranger:
Joe Lovano (track I3)
Nelson Riddle (tracks I3–J1, J3–J5)
composer:
George Gershwin (composer) (1924) (tracks I6, I6)
George Gershwin (composer) (1927) (tracks J1, J4)
George Gershwin (composer) (1928) (tracks I3, J3)
George Gershwin (composer) (1930) (track J5)
George Gershwin (composer) (1937) (track I1)
conductor:
Nelson Riddle (tracks I4–I5)
Nelson Riddle (1959) (tracks I3, I6–J1, J3–J5)
engineer:
Val Valentin (tracks I3, I6–J1, J3–J5)
lead vocals:
Ella Fitzgerald (1959) (tracks I3, I6–J1, J3–J5)
lyricist:
Ira Gershwin (tracks I6, I6)
Ira Gershwin (1927) (tracks J1, J4)
Ira Gershwin (1928) (tracks I3, J3)
Ira Gershwin (1930) (track J5)
Ira Gershwin (1937) (track I1)
performer:
Nelson Riddle and His Orchestra (1959) (tracks I3, I6–J1, J3–J5)
producer:
Norman Granz (tracks I1–J1, J3–J5)
vocals:
Ella Fitzgerald (tracks I3–I5, J1, J4–J5)
publisher:
Chappell Music Ltd. (track J5)
Ira Gershwin Music (track I1)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (tracks I1–I3)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (1927) (tracks J1, J4)
Harms, Inc. (1929) (tracks I6, I6)
New World Music Co. (1930) (track J5)
Gershwin Publishing Corp (1937) (track I1)
recorded at:
Capitol Studios (Hollywood, CA) in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1959-01-05 – 1959-07-17) (tracks I1, I4)
arrangements:
Fascinating Rhythm (for piano solo) (tracks I6, I6)
I Got Rhythm (for brass ensemble, Harvey) (track J5)
I Got Rhythm (for piano solo) (track J5)
cover recording of:
Embraceable You (1959) (track I3)
Fascinatin’ Rhythm (1959) (track I6)
Funny Face (1959) (track J1)
I Got Rhythm (1959) (track J5)
Let's Kiss and Make Up (1959) (track J4)
Oh, So Nice (1959) (track J3)
is based on:
is the basis for:
later translated versions:
Abraçável você (track I3)
Fascinante ritmo (tracks I6, I6)
I hob Rhythmus (track J5)
Wahnsinniger Rhythmus (tracks I6, I6)
later versions:
Fascinating Rhythm (tracks I6, I6)
part of:
An American in Paris (2015 Broadway musical) (tracks I1, J5)
Crazy For You (1992 Musical) (tracks I1–I3, J5)
Funny Face (1927 musical) (tracks J1, J4)
Girl Crazy (1930 Musical) (tracks I3, J5)
Lady, Be Good (full musical) (tracks I6, I6)
Shall We Dance (1937 film soundtrack) (track I1)
Treasure Girl (1928 musical) (track J3)
recording of:
They Can’t Take That Away From Me (1959-01-05 – 1959-07-17) (track I1)
referred to in medleys:
The Rhythm Series (tracks I6, I6, J5)