Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 I Get a Kick out of You
Frank Sinatra 2:57
2 Let's Do It
Billie Holiday 3:01
3 Just One of Those Things
Peggy Lee 2:19
4 What Is This Thing Called Love?
Anita O’Day 2:43
5 Miss Otis Regrets
Ethel Waters 3:09
6 Ev'ry Time We Say Goodbye [Cole Porter]
Jeri Southern 3:32
7 I Could Write a Book
Frank Sinatra 2:46
8 My Funny Valentine [Lorenz Hart / Richard Rodgers]
Frank Sinatra 2:35
9 I Didn't Know What Time It Was
Doris Day 3:06
10 Where or When
Lena Horne 2:45
11 There's a Small Hotel [Lorenz Hart / Richard Rodgers]
Dick Haymes 2:31
12 Lover
Peggy Lee 3:20
13 Blue Skies
Frank Sinatra 3:19
14 Alexander's Ragtime Band
Bessie Smith 3:02
15 Cheek to Cheek [Irving Berlin]
The Boswell Sisters 3:03
16 There's No Business Like Showbusiness
Ethel Merman 2:23
17 Stardust [Hoagy Carmichael / Mitchell Parish]
Hoagy Carmichael 3:12
18 In the Cool, Cool, Cool of the Evening
Rosemary Clooney 3:02
19 Georgia on My Mind
Billie Holiday 3:27
20 Rockin' Chair
Hoagy Carmichael 3:19
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Stormy Weather [Harold Arlen / Ted Koehler]
Lena Horne 3:25
2 Blues in the Night
Peggy Lee 3:19
3 I've Got the World on a String [Harold Arlen / Ted Koehler]
Frank Sinatra 2:14
4 Autumn Leaves [Jacques Prévert]
Bing Crosby 3:23
5 I Gotta Right to Sing the Blues
Lena Horne 3:13
6 One for My Baby (And One More for the Road) [Harold Arlen / Johnny Mercer]
Frank Sinatra 3:07
7 Ol' Man River
Paul Robeson 2:40
8 A Fine Romance
Billie Holiday 2:56
9 Dearly Beloved
June Christy 3:14
10 The Way You Look Tonight
Dick Haymes 3:56
11 All the Things You Are
Harry James 3:20
12 The Folks Who Live on the Hill
Bing Crosby 3:10
13 It's Magic [Sammy Cahn / Jule Styne]
Sarah Vaughan 3:12
14 Guess I'll Hang My Tears out to Dry
Frank Sinatra 3:28
15 Oh, Lady Be Good
Ella Fitzgerald 3:10
16 Someone to Watch Over Me
Ella Fitzgerald 3:19
17 Embraceable You
Billie Holiday 3:16
18 Nice Work If You Can Get It
Billie Holiday 2:30
19 Summertime [George Gershwin / DuBose Heyward]
Sarah Vaughan 3:18
20 The Man I Love
Sarah Vaughan 2:46

Credits

CD 1

anthem of:
Georgia, United States (1979 –) (track 19)
arranger:
Axel Stordahl (track 7)
choir vocals:
composer:
Hoagy Carmichael (track 18)
Richard Rodgers (track 7)
Claudius Valk (track 4)
Irving Berlin (1926) (track 13)
Cole Porter (1928) (track 2)
Cole Porter (1929) (track 4)
Hoagy Carmichael (1930) (track 19)
Cole Porter (1934) (track 5)
Richard Rodgers (1939) (track 9)
lead vocals:
Frank Sinatra (track 7)
lyricist:
Lorenz Hart (track 7)
Johnny Mercer (track 18)
Irving Berlin (1926) (track 13)
Cole Porter (1928) (track 2)
Cole Porter (1929) (track 4)
Stuart Gorrell (1930) (track 19)
Cole Porter (1934) (track 5)
Lorenz Hart (1939) (track 9)
publisher:
Warner/Chappell (track 4)
Campbell Connelly & Co. Ltd. (1930 –) (track 19)
Southern Music Publishing Co., Inc. (later renamed as Peermusic) (1930 –) (track 19)
arrangements:
Let's Do It (track 2)
cover recording of:
Georgia on My Mind (track 19)
I Didn’t Know What Time It Was (Pal Joey) (track 9)
is the basis for:
later translated versions:
Goisern (track 19)
Mein Mann ist verhindert (Miss Otis Regrets) (track 5)
Miss Otis regrette (track 5)
Sei mal verliebt (track 2)
later versions:
Let's Do It (Noël Coward version) (track 2)
part of:
Can‐Can (1960 musical film) (track 2)
Paris (1928 musical) (track 2)
Pal Joey (tracks 7, 9)
recording of:
In the Cool, Cool, Cool of the Evening (Here Comes the Groom) (track 18)
Miss Otis Regrets (track 5)
Blue Skies (1941-07-15) (track 13)
referred to in medleys:
Bing Crosby Medley (tracks 13, 18)

CD 2

violin:
William Bloom (1946-07-30) (track 14)
Werner Callies (1946-07-30) (track 14)
Walter Edelstein (1946-07-30) (track 14)
Sam Freed (1946-07-30) (track 14)
David Frisina (1946-07-30) (track 14)
Howard Halbert (1946-07-30) (track 14)
Sol Kindler (1946-07-30) (track 14)
Morris King (1946-07-30) (track 14)
Eugene Lamas (1946-07-30) (track 14)
Dan Lube (1946-07-30) (track 14)
Mischa Russell (1946-07-30) (track 14)
Gerald Vinci (1946-07-30) (track 14)
cello:
Fred Goerner (1946-07-30) (track 14)
John Sewell (1946-07-30) (track 14)
Julius Tannenbaum (1946-07-30) (track 14)
trumpet:
Clyde Hurley (1946-07-30) (track 14)
Manny Klein (1946-07-30) (track 14)
Rubin "Zeke" Zarchy (1946-07-30) (track 14)
viola:
Abe Hochstein (1946-07-30) (track 14)
Alexander Neiman (1946-07-30) (track 14)
Stanley Spiegelman (1946-07-30) (track 14)
drums:
Ray Hagan (1946-07-30) (track 14)
guitar:
Dave Barbour (1946-07-30) (track 14)
double bass:
Phil Stephens (bass and tuba player) (1946-07-30) (track 14)
saxophone:
Fred Dornbach (1946-07-30) (track 14)
Herbie Haymer (1946-07-30) (track 14)
Jules Kinsler (1946-07-30) (track 14)
Harry Klee (1946-07-30) (track 14)
piano:
Mark McIntyre (American pianist, orchestra leader and songwriter.) (1946-07-30) (track 14)
harp:
Ann Mason (Harpist) (1946-07-30) (track 14)
trombone:
Hoyt Bohannon (1946-07-30) (track 14)
George Jenkins (Trombonist) (1946-07-30) (track 14)
Ed Kusby (1946-07-30) (track 14)
French horn:
Richard Perissi (1946-07-30) (track 14)
arranger:
Joe Lovano (track 17)
Axel Stordahl (track 14)
composer:
George Gershwin (composer) (track 19)
Jule Styne (track 14)
George Gershwin (composer) (1924) (track 15)
George Gershwin (composer) (1928) (track 17)
conductor:
Axel Stordahl (track 14)
lead vocals:
Frank Sinatra (1946-07-30) (track 14)
lyricist:
Sammy Cahn (track 14)
Ira Gershwin (track 19)
DuBose Heyward (track 19)
Ira Gershwin (1924) (track 15)
Ira Gershwin (1928) (track 17)
publisher:
Chappell & Co. (track 19)
Chappell Music Ltd. (tracks 15, 19)
George Gershwin Music (tracks 15, 19)
Ira Gershwin Music (track 15)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (tracks 15, 17)
Warner/Chappell (track 19)
Ira Gershwin Music (1935) (track 19)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (1935) (track 19)
arrangements:
Oh, Lady Be Good (for solo piano) (track 15)
Summertime (catch-all for arrangements) (track 19)
cover recording of:
Guess I’ll Hang My Tears Out to Dry (1946-07-30) (track 14)
is based on:
is the basis for:
Doin’ Time (track 19)
Summertime (Rick Wakeman arrangement) (track 19)
The Bones of You (track 19)
later parody versions:
Lady Be Good (French parody) (track 15)
later translated parody versions:
Tschibuti (track 19)
later translated versions:
Abraçável você (track 17)
C'est l'été (track 19)
Oh, dama, tem dó (track 15)
Sommartid (track 19)
Summa is (track 19)
part of:
Crazy For You (1992 Musical) (track 17)
Girl Crazy (1930 Musical) (track 17)
Lady, Be Good (full musical) (track 15)
recording of:
Embraceable You (track 17)
Oh, Lady Be Good! (track 15)
Summertime (American songbook standard from 1935 opera Porgy and Bess) (track 19)
referred to in medleys: