Annotation

Like most (all?) Mosaic sets, the individual CDs are in jewel cases and packaged in an LP-sized box with a large format booklet.

Annotation last modified on 2018-02-12 07:17 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 The Third World
4:13
2 The Third World (alternate)
5:01
3 Step Tempest
5:13
4 Dance Line
4:30
5 Blue Chopsticks
4:25
6 Double Exposure (alternate)
4:07
7 Double Exposure
3:27
8 Cro-Magnon Nights
4:45
9 Cro-Magnon Nights (alternate)
4:54
10 It Didn't Happen (alternate)
5:15
11 Amoeba's Dance
4:35
12 Brass Rings (alternate)
5:29
13 Brass Rings
4:06
14 2300 Skidoo (alternate)
4:35
15 2300 Skidoo
4:43
CD 2
# Title Rating Length
1 Shuffle Montgomery (alternate)
5:14
2 It Didn't Happen
4:17
3 Crisp Day
3:48
4 Shuffle Montgomery
4:13
5 The Gig
4:27
6 Applejackin' (alternate)
4:33
7 Hangover Triangle
4:02
8 Lady Sings the Blues
4:26
9 Chit Chatting
4:04
10 House Party Starting
5:41
11 The Gig (alternate)
4:12
12 Furthermore (alternate #1)
3:44
13 Furthermore
3:40
14 117th Street (alternate)
4:55
15 117th Street
4:50
16 Sunday Stroll
6:02
CD 3
# Title Rating Length
1 Nick at T's
3:34
2 Furthermore (alternate)
3:44
3 Terpsichore
4:00
4 'Orse at Safari
4:17
5 Applejackin' (alternate)
4:50
6 Applejackin'
4:31
7 Wildflower
4:06
8 Mine (alternate)
4:04
9 Mine
4:04
10 Trio
3:48
11 Trio (alternate)
4:00
12 The Spinning Song (alternate)
5:49
13 The Spinning Song
4:55
14 Riff Primitif
4:12
15 Riff Primitif (alternate)
4:11
16 Query (alternate)
3:30
17 Query
3:24

Credits

CD 1

drums:
Art Blakey (1955-05-06) (tracks 1–9)
Art Blakey (1955-05-13) (tracks 10–15)
double bass:
Al McKibbon (1955-05-06) (tracks 1–9)
Al McKibbon (1955-05-13) (tracks 10–15)
piano:
Herbie Nichols (track 14)
Herbie Nichols (1955-05-06) (tracks 1–9)
Herbie Nichols (1955-05-13) (tracks 10–15)
producer:
Alfred Lion (tracks 1–15)

CD 2

drums:
Art Blakey (1955-05-13) (tracks 1–4)
Max Roach (1955-08-01) (tracks 5–11)
Max Roach (1955-08-07) (tracks 12–16)
double bass:
Al McKibbon (1955-05-13) (tracks 1–4)
Al McKibbon (1955-08-01) (tracks 5–11)
Al McKibbon (1955-08-07) (tracks 12–16)
piano:
Herbie Nichols (1955-05-13) (tracks 1–4)
Herbie Nichols (1955-08-01) (tracks 5–11)
Herbie Nichols (1955-08-07) (tracks 12–16)
composer:
Herbie Nichols (tracks 1, 4)
producer:
Alfred Lion (tracks 1–16)
recording of:
Shuffle Montgomery (tracks 1, 4)

CD 3

drums:
Max Roach (1955-08-07) (tracks 1–6)
Max Roach (1956-04-19) (tracks 7–17)
double bass:
Al McKibbon (1955-08-07) (tracks 1–6)
Teddy Kotick (1956-04-19) (tracks 7–17)
piano:
Herbie Nichols (1955-08-07) (tracks 1–6)
Herbie Nichols (1956-04-19) (tracks 7–17)
producer:
Alfred Lion (tracks 1–17)