Annotation

Label: Blue Note - Catalog #: 95698 - Additional: This volume features Blue Note sessions from 1939-1955.

Annotation last modified on 2012-02-21 23:31 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Boogie Woogie Stomp
Albert Ammons 3:39
2 Chicago Flyer
Meade Lux Lewis 4:01
3 Reminiscing at Blue Note
Earl Hines 4:29
4 Summertime
Sidney Bechet 4:13
5 Profoundly Blue
Edmond Hall Celeste Quartet 4:10
6 After You've Gone
James P. Johnson's Blue Note Jazzmen 4:28
7 Old Stack O'Lee Blues
Bechet-Nicholas Blue Five 4:16
8 Blues for Clarinets (feat. The Duke's Men)
Jimmy Hamilton 4:21
9 Topsy
Ike Quebec Swing Seven 3:03
10 Blue Harlem
Ike Quebec & His Quintet 4:35
11 Tiny's Boogie Woogie
Tiny Grimes Swingtet 3:00
12 Lop-Pow
Bab's Three Bips and a Bop 2:43
13 Oop-Pop-A-Da
Bab's Three Bips and a Bop 2:53
14 Our Delight
Tadd Dameron 2:59
15 Lady Bird
Tadd Dameron 2:53
16 Boperation
McGhee-Navarro Boptet 3:10
17 Tin Tin Deo
James Moody's Modernists 2:48
18 Moody's All Frantic
James Moody's Modernists 2:33
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Well, You Needn't
Thelonious Monk 2:58
2 'Round Midnight
Thelonious Monk 3:12
3 Criss Cross
Thelonious Monk 2:58
4 Bouncing With Bud
Bud Powell 3:05
5 A Night in Tunisia
Bud Powell 4:17
6 Glass Enclosure
Bud Powell 2:25
7 Born to Be Blue
Wynton Kelly 3:29
8 Bags' Groove
Milt Jackson 3:06
9 Tempus Fugit
Miles Davis 3:53
10 Safari
Horace Silver 2:52
11 Carvin' the Rock
Lou Donaldson/Clifford Brown Quintet 3:59
12 Get Happy
J.J. Johnson 4:55
13 Easy Living
Clifford Brown 3:45
14 Timepiece
Gil Mellé 3:15
15 Message From Kenya
Art Blakey and Sabu 4:35
16 The Gig
Herbie Nichols 4:26
17 Lady Sings the Blues
Herbie Nichols 4:24
18 Quicksilver
The Art Blakey Quintet 6:38

Credits

CD 1

drums:
Charles Simon (track 12)
composer:
Howard McGhee (track 16)
Fats Navarro (track 16)
Ike Quebec (track 10)
recording of:
Blue Harlem (track 10)
Boperation (track 16)

CD 2

trumpet:
Clifford Brown (track 13)
Fats Navarro (1949-08-08) (track 4)
drums:
Art Blakey (track 13)
Kenny Clark (member of the Trio Jack Diéval in 1950 - drums) (track 8)
Roy Haynes (1949-08-08) (track 4)
Max Roach (1951-05-01) (track 5)
Art Taylor (1953-08-14) (track 6)
bass:
Percy Heath (track 13)
Tommy Potter (track 4)
Curley Russell (1951-05-01) (track 5)
vibraphone:
Milt Jackson (track 8)
double bass:
Percy Heath (track 8)
Tommy Potter (1949-08-08) (track 4)
George Duvivier (1953-08-14) (track 6)
alto saxophone:
Lou Donaldson (track 8)
alto saxophone and flute:
Gigi Gryce (track 13)
piano:
John Lewis (pianist, member of Modern Jazz Quartet) (tracks 8, 13)
Bud Powell (1949-08-08) (track 4)
Bud Powell (1951-05-01) (track 5)
Bud Powell (1953-08-14) (track 6)
tenor saxophone:
Charlie Rouse (track 13)
Sonny Rollins (1949-08-08) (track 4)
composer:
Dizzy Gillespie (track 5)
John Gillespie (track 5)
Thelonious Monk (tracks 1–3)
Frank Paparelli (track 5)
Bud Powell (tracks 4, 6)
Cootie Williams (track 2)
lyricist:
Bernie Hanighen (track 2)
producer:
Alfred Lion (track 4)
recording engineer:
Doug Hawkins (track 4)
publisher:
Regent Music (BMI) (track 1)
Universal MCA Music Publishing (US film music publisher) (track 5)
Warner Bros., Inc. (not for release label use!) (track 2)
Warner/Chappell Music, Ltd. (1996–present) (track 2)
recorded at:
WOR Studios in New York, New York, United States (1949-08-09) (track 4)
WOR Studios in New York, New York, United States (1951-05-01) (track 5)
WOR Studios in New York, New York, United States (1953-08-14) (track 6)
is the basis for:
later translated versions:
Autour de minuit (lyrics translated by Boris Vian) (track 2)
Autour de minuit (lyrics translated by Claude Nougaro) (track 2)
later versions:
A Night in Tunisia (vocal version) (track 5)
It's Over Now (track 1)
recording of:
Criss-Cross (track 3)
Well, You Needn't (track 1)
’Round About Midnight (aka “’Round Midnight”) (track 2)
Bouncing With Bud (1949-08-08) (track 4)
Night in Tunisia (instrumental) (1951-05-01) (track 5)
Glass Enclosure (1953-08-14) (track 6)

Release

ASIN: US: B00000IP36 [info]

Release Group

part of: The Blue Note Years (number: 1)