Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Mean to Me
2:41
2 Lover Man
3:23
3 Interlude (A Night in Tunisia)
2:31
4 East of the Sun (And West of the Moon)
2:52
5 Ain't Misbehavin'
3:01
6 Can't Get Out of This Mood
2:50
7 What More Can a Women Do
3:03
8 No Smoke Blues
2:27
9 Come Rain or Come Shine
3:25
10 Signing Off
2:39
11 September Song
3:06
12 What a Difference a Day Made
2:49
13 I'd Rather Have a Memory Than a Dream
2:43
14 I'm Scared
2:34
15 You Go to My Head
3:02
16 I Cried for You
2:26
17 Black Coffee
3:18
18 Summertime
3:16
19 Nice Work If You Can Get It
2:36
20 It Might as Well Be Spring
3:12
21 Perdido
2:30

Credits

CD 1

clarinet:
Tony Scott (bop/jazz clarinetist) (tracks 9, 19)
trumpet:
Miles Davis (jazz trumpeter, bandleader, songwriter) (tracks 6, 9)
Dizzy Gillespie (1945-05-25) (track 7)
drums:
J.C. Heard (tracks 5–6, 9, 19)
Max Roach (1945-05-25) (track 7)
guitar:
Bill DeArango (1945-05-25) (track 7)
bass:
Billy Taylor Jr. (jazz bassist) (tracks 5–6, 9, 19)
double bass:
Curley Russell (1945-05-25) (track 7)
electric guitar:
Mundell Lowe (track 19)
alto saxophone:
Charlie Parker (aka "Bird", jazz alto saxophonist) (1945-05-25) (track 7)
piano:
Jimmy Jones (jazz pianist, active years 1936-1975) (tracks 5–6, 9, 19)
Nat Jaffe (1945-05-25) (track 7)
tenor saxophone:
Budd Johnson (track 19)
Flip Phillips (1945-05-25) (track 7)
trombone:
Bennie Green (jazz trombonist) (tracks 9, 19)
composer:
Arthur Freed (track 16)
George Gershwin (composer) (tracks 18, 18)
María Grever (track 12)
Abe Lyman (track 16)
Jimmy McHugh (songwriter) (tracks 6, 6)
Kurt Weill (track 11)
Harry Brooks (jazz pianist & songwriter) (1929) (tracks 5, 5)
Fats Waller (1929) (tracks 5, 5)
Brooks Bowman (1934) (track 4)
George Gershwin (composer) (1937) (tracks 19, 19)
Juan Tizol (1941) (track 21)
Richard Rodgers (1945) (track 20)
Harold Arlen (1946) (tracks 9, 9)
Sonny Burke (1948) (track 17)
lyricist:
Stanley Adams (US lyricist & songwriter) (track 12)
Maxwell Anderson (track 11)
Gus Arnheim (track 16)
Ira Gershwin (tracks 18, 18)
DuBose Heyward (tracks 18, 18)
Frank Loesser (tracks 6, 6)
Andy Razaf (1929) (tracks 5, 5)
Brooks Bowman (1934) (track 4)
Ira Gershwin (1937) (tracks 19, 19)
Ervin Drake (1944) (track 21)
Hans J. Lengsfelder (1944) (track 21)
Oscar Hammerstein II (1945) (track 20)
Johnny Mercer (1946) (tracks 9, 9)
Paul Francis Webster (1948) (track 17)
solo clarinet:
Tony Scott (bop/jazz clarinetist) (tracks 5–6)
solo trumpet:
Miles Davis (jazz trumpeter, bandleader, songwriter) (tracks 5, 19)
solo electric guitar:
Mundell Lowe (track 9)
solo tenor saxophone:
Budd Johnson (tracks 5–6, 9)
solo trombone:
Bennie Green (jazz trombonist) (tracks 5–6)
vocals:
Sarah Vaughan (tracks 5–6, 9, 11, 19)
Sarah Vaughan (1945-05-25) (track 7)
writer:
Leonard Feather (track 8)
publisher:
Arthur Freed Music (track 16)
BMG Music Publishing (NYC-based headquarters, with national subsidiaries under it) (track 17)
BMG Rights Management (UK) Ltd. (not for release label use! file releases under its imprint "BMG Chrysalis") (tracks 5, 5)
Chappell & Co. (tracks 4, 11, 18, 18)
Chappell & Co., Inc. (tracks 18, 18)
Chappell Music Ltd. (tracks 18, 18, 20)
EMI Music (do not use as release label! this is a music publisher) (tracks 5, 5)
EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!) (track 12)
George Gershwin Music (tracks 18, 18)
Maurice Music (track 12)
Redwood Music (tracks 5, 5)
Redwood Music Ltd. (Carlin) (tracks 5, 5)
Sondot Music Corp. (track 17)
Stanley Adams Music (track 12)
Warner/Chappell (tracks 18, 18)
Webster Music Co. (track 17)
Ira Gershwin Music (1935) (tracks 18, 18)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (1935) (tracks 18, 18)
Gershwin Publishing Corp (1937) (tracks 19, 19)
arrangements:
12 Songs: Summertime (tracks 18, 18)
September Song (from "Knickerbocker Holiday") (Fox Trot Arrangement) (track 11)
Summertime (catch-all for arrangements) (tracks 18, 18)
cover recording of:
Summertime (American songbook standard from 1935 opera Porgy and Bess) (track 18)
is based on:
is the basis for:
And the Living Is Easy (tracks 18, 18)
Doin’ Time (tracks 18, 18)
Summertime (Rick Wakeman arrangement) (tracks 18, 18)
The Bones of You (tracks 18, 18)
later parody versions:
Come Rain or Come Shine (Friars Club Tribute version) (tracks 9, 9)
later translated parody versions:
Tschibuti (tracks 18, 18)
later translated versions:
C'est l'été (tracks 18, 18)
Jag hålls på mattan (tracks 5, 5)
Sommartid (tracks 18, 18)
Summa is (tracks 18, 18)
part of:
A Damsel in Distress (1937 film score) (tracks 19, 19)
Crazy For You (1992 Musical) (tracks 19, 19)
Knickerbocker Holiday (Kurt Weill musical) (track 11)
State Fair (track 20)
State Fair (1945 film soundtrack) (track 20)
State Fair (1962 film soundtrack) (track 20)
recording of:
Black Coffee (1948 song) (track 17)
I Cried for You (track 16)
It Might as Well Be Spring (State Fair) (track 20)
No Smoke Blues (track 8)
Perdido (with lyrics) (track 21)
Summertime (American songbook standard from 1935 opera Porgy and Bess) (track 18)
referred to in medleys:
Porgy and Bess Suite (tracks 18, 18)
translated version of:
version of:
Perdido (original instrumental version) (track 21)

Release

ASIN: DE: B00005NU5Y [info]