Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Billie's Bounce
6:14
2 Low Down and Dirty
8:41
3 Thunder Walk
4:46
4 Doobie, Doobie Blues
5:17
5 What's New
5:35
6 I Remember Wes
4:00
7 Windmills of Your Mind
5:15
8 Song for My Father
4:51
9 Carnival Joys
3:57
10 Giblet Gravy
4:49
11 Walk on By
3:24
12 Sack o' Woe
3:09
13 Groovin'
2:43

Credits

CD 1

trumpet:
Ernie Royal (tracks 10–13)
Snooky Young (tracks 10–13)
drums:
Billy Cobham (tracks 1–3, 5, 10–13)
guitar:
George Benson (jazz guitarist/singer) (tracks 1–3, 5, 10–13)
Eric Gale (tracks 10–12)
bass:
Ron Carter (US jazz double-bassist) (tracks 1–3, 5, 12–13)
Bob Cranshaw (tracks 2, 10–11)
piano:
Herbie Hancock (US jazz pianist, keyboardist, bandleader and composer) (tracks 1–3, 5)
baritone saxophone:
Pepper Adams (baritone saxophonist) (tracks 10–13)
bass trombone:
Alan Raph (tracks 10–13)
congas:
Johnny Pacheco (tracks 1–3, 5)
congas and tambourine:
Johnny Pacheco (tracks 1–3, 5, 10–13)
flugelhorn and trumpet:
Jimmy Owens (jazz trumpeter) (tracks 10–13)
arranger:
Tom McIntosh (tracks 10–13)
composer:
Julian Adderley (track 12)
Burt Bacharach (track 11)
George Benson (jazz guitarist/singer) (tracks 2, 10)
Bob Haggart (track 5)
Harold Ousley (track 3)
Charlie Parker (aka "Bird", jazz alto saxophonist) (track 1)
Don Sebesky (track 6)
conductor:
Tom McIntosh (tracks 10–13)
lyricist:
Johnny Burke (American lyricist, 1908-1964) (track 5)
Hal David (track 11)
producer:
Esmond Edwards (tracks 1–3, 5, 10–13)
writer:
Eddie Brigati (track 13)
Felix Cavaliere (track 13)
publisher:
Warner Bros., Inc. (not for release label use!) (track 5)
cover recording of:
Billie's Bounce (track 1)
Sack o’ Woe (track 12)
instrumental cover recording of:
Groovin’ (track 13)
Walk On By (track 11)
What’s New? (track 5)
is the basis for:
later translated versions:
Du gehst vorbei (track 11)
Geh vorbei (track 11)
Ne nézz rám (track 11)
later versions:
Billie's Bounce (version with lyrics by Eddie Jefferson) (track 1)
Oui, va plus loin (Walk On By) (track 11)
recording of:
Giblet Gravy (track 10)
I Remember Wes (track 6)
Low Down and Dirty (Blues) (track 2)
Thunderwalk (Thunder Walk) (track 3)
referred to in medleys:

Release

part of: Verve Silver Collections (number: 823 450-2)
ASIN: US: B0000046W2 [info]