Tracklist

CD 1: Jazz Standards
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Blue Train
John Coltrane 10:42
2 Song for My Father
Horace Silver 7:16
3 Cool Struttin'
Sonny Clark 9:22
4 Blue Bossa
Joe Henderson 8:02
5 'round About Midnight
Thelonious Monk 3:11
6 Moanin'
Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers 9:33
7 Recado Bossa Nova
Hank Mobley 8:11
8 Maiden Voyage
Herbie Hancock 7:57
9 Left Alone
Mal Waldron 6:06
10 I Remember Clifford
Lee Morgan 7:07
CD 2: Evergreen
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Autumn Leaves
Cannonball Adderley 10:58
2 Remember
Hank Mobley 5:41
3 Dear Old Stockholm
Miles Davis 4:12
4 What Is This Thing Called Love
Art Pepper 6:05
5 My Funny Valentine
Bill Evans & Jim Hall 5:22
6 I Can't Get Started
Jimmy Smith 4:50
7 Yesterdays
Paul Chambers 5:54
8 Love Me or Leave Me
John Lewis 8:21
9 These Foolish Things
Sonny Criss 6:01
10 Moonlight in Vermont
Johnny Smith 3:16
11 Willow Weep for Me
Dexter Gordon 8:48
12 Polka Dots and Moonbeams
Lou Donaldson 4:58
CD 3: Piano Trios
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Softly as in a Morning Sunrise
Sonny Clark 6:35
2 Us Three
Horace Parlan 4:33
3 I'm a Fool to Want You
Duke Pearson 5:24
4 Cleopatra's Dream
Bud Powell 4:24
5 Ruby My Dear
Thelonious Monk 3:09
6 The Lady Sings the Blues
Herbie Nichols 4:23
7 Matrix
Chick Corea 6:27
8 Crazy He Calls Me
Wynton Kelly 3:15
9 The Surrey With the Fringe on Top
McCoy Tyner 5:12
10 Whisper Not
Ray Bryant 3:36
11 Stella by Starlight
Kenny Drew 2:27
12 Opus de Funk
Horace Silver 3:28
13 I Should Care
Duke Jordan 3:52
14 Well You Needn't
Gonzalo Rubalcaba 8:40
15 Tenderly
The Three Sounds 4:31
CD 4: Vocal
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 My Funny Valentine
Chet Baker 2:21
2 Softly as in a Morning Sunrise
June Christy 2:16
3 Unforgettable
Nat King Cole 3:28
4 Lullaby of Birdland
Chris Connor 2:24
5 Cry Me a River
Julie London 2:57
6 Autumn in New York
Jo Stafford 2:42
7 Stars Fell on Alabama
Jack Teagarden 3:00
8 The Man I Love
Dinah Shore 3:18
9 Take the "A" Train
Betty Roché 3:11
10 Stardust
Nat King Cole 2.5 3:15
11 Give Me the Simple Life
Annie Ross 3:35
12 Where Can I Go Without You?
Peggy Lee 2:47
13 Someone to Watch Over Me
Chet Baker 3:01
14 September in the Rain
Sue Raney 2:36
15 What Is This Thing Called Love
Mel Tormé 3:56
16 Calling You
Holly Cole 4:40
17 (Get Your Kicks On) Route 66!
Nat King Cole 3:42
18 Round Midnight
Julie London 2:54
19 Fly Me to the Moon
Kei Kobayashi 4:02
20 Angel Eyes
The Four Freshmen 3:33
21 Tennessee Waltz
Cassandra Wilson & Jacky Terrasson 4:48
22 Ev'ry Time We Say Goodbye
Sarah Vaughan 2:24

Credits

CD 1: Jazz Standards

trumpet:
George Taitt (1947-11-21) (track 5)
Lee Morgan (1957-05-24) (track 10)
drums:
Art Blakey (1947-11-21) (track 5)
Charlie Persip (1957-05-24) (track 10)
bass:
Bob Paige (jazz bassist) (1947-11-21) (track 5)
Paul Chambers (US jazz bassist) (1957-05-24) (track 10)
alto saxophone:
Edmund Gregory (track 5)
Sahib Shihab (American jazz musician) (1947-11-21) (track 5)
alto saxophone and flute:
Gigi Gryce (1957-05-24) (track 10)
piano:
Thelonious Monk (1947-11-21) (track 5)
Wynton Kelly (1957-05-24) (track 10)
tenor saxophone:
Benny Golson (1957-05-24) (track 10)
composer:
Benny Golson (track 10)
Thelonious Monk (track 5)
Horace Silver (track 2)
Bobby Timmons (track 6)
Cootie Williams (track 5)
lyricist:
Bernie Hanighen (track 5)
publisher:
Warner Bros., Inc. (not for release label use!) (track 5)
Warner/Chappell Music, Ltd. (1996–present) (track 5)
recorded at:
WOR Studios in New York, New York, United States (1947-11-21) (track 5)
Van Gelder Studio (Hackensack - July 1,1959) in Hackensack, New Jersey, United States (1957-05-24) (track 10)
later translated versions:
Autour de minuit (lyrics translated by Boris Vian) (track 5)
Autour de minuit (lyrics translated by Claude Nougaro) (track 5)
later versions:
Moanin' (track 6)
Moanin’ (track 6)
Song for My Father (English lyrics) (track 2)
recording of:
Moanin' (track 6)
Song for My Father (instrumental) (track 2)
’Round About Midnight (aka “’Round Midnight”) (1947-11-21) (track 5)
I Remember Clifford (1957-05-24) (track 10)

CD 2: Evergreen

trumpet:
Miles Davis (jazz trumpeter, bandleader, songwriter) (1958-03-09) (track 1)
drums:
Art Blakey (1958-03-09) (track 1)
double bass:
Sam Jones (jazz bassist) (1958-03-09) (track 1)
alto saxophone:
Julian “Cannonball” Adderley (1958-03-09) (track 1)
piano:
Hank Jones (1958-03-09) (track 1)
composer:
Claudius Valk (track 4)
Cole Porter (1929) (track 4)
Joseph Kosma (1945) (track 1)
engineer:
Rudy van Gelder (track 1)
lyricist:
Cole Porter (1929) (track 4)
Jacques Prévert (1945) (track 1)
performer:
Miles Davis (jazz trumpeter, bandleader, songwriter) (1958-03-09) (track 1)
producer:
Alfred Lion (track 1)
translator:
Johnny Mercer (1947) (track 1)
phonographic copyright by:
Blue Note Records (this is the record company; for release labels use its imprint "Blue Note") (1999) (track 1)
Mastercorp Pty Ltd (2011) (track 1)
Blue Note Records (this is the record company; for release labels use its imprint "Blue Note") (2012) (track 1)
Count Records (2013) (track 1)
publisher:
Morley Music Corp. (track 1)
Warner/Chappell (track 4)
recorded at:
Van Gelder Studio (Hackensack - July 1,1959) in Hackensack, New Jersey, United States (1958-03-09) (track 1)
instrumental cover recording of:
Autumn Leaves (jazz standard) (1958-03-09) (track 1)
later translated versions:
Las hojas muertas (Autumn Leaves) (track 1)
Rudens zelts (track 1)
later versions:
The Fall (track 1)
recording of:
referred to in medleys:
translated version of:

CD 3: Piano Trios

drums:
Art Blakey (1953-11-23) (track 12)
bass:
Percy Heath (1953-11-23) (track 12)
piano:
Horace Silver (1953-11-23) (track 12)
composer:
Thelonious Monk (track 5)
Bud Powell (track 4)
Horace Silver (track 12)
engineer:
Doug Hawkins (track 12)
producer:
Alfred Lion (track 12)
phonographic copyright by:
Capitol Records, Inc. (not for release label use; company behind the “Capitol Records” imprint) (track 12)
publisher:
recorded at:
WOR Studios in New York, New York, United States (1953-11-23) (track 12)
is the basis for:
Rubies (track 5)
later versions:
Dear Ruby (track 5)
recording of:
Cleopatra's Dream (track 4)
Ruby, My Dear (track 5)
Opus de Funk (1953-11-23) (track 12)

CD 4: Vocal

piano:
André Previn (track 8)
Nat King Cole (track 10)
arranger:
Dick Reynolds (musician, songwriter, and trombonist best known as arranger for the Four Freshmen) (track 18)
composer:
Irving Gordon (track 3)
Thelonious Monk (track 18)
Bob Telson (track 16)
Cootie Williams (track 18)
Bobby Troup (track 17)
George Gershwin (composer) (1924) (track 8)
Hoagy Carmichael (1927) (track 10)
Cole Porter (1944) (track 22)
conductor:
Ralph Carmichael (track 10)
Dick Reynolds (musician, songwriter, and trombonist best known as arranger for the Four Freshmen) (track 18)
engineer:
John Kraus (track 18)
lyricist:
Irving Gordon (track 3)
Bob Telson (track 16)
Bernie Hanighen (track 18)
Bobby Troup (track 17)
Ira Gershwin (1924) (track 8)
Mitchell Parish (1929) (track 10)
Cole Porter (1944) (track 22)
producer:
Lee Gillette (track 10)
Si Waronker (track 18)
vocals:
Nat King Cole (track 10)
Julie London (track 18)
Dinah Shore (track 8)
publisher:
Boodle Music (track 16)
Bourne Co. (track 3)
Chappell & Co. (track 22)
Mills Music, Inc. (track 10)
New World Company (track 8)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 8)
Warner Bros., Inc. (not for release label use!) (track 18)
Warner Chappell Music Ltd. (tracks 18, 22)
Warner/Chappell Music, Ltd. (1996–present) (track 18)
recorded at:
Capitol Studios (Hollywood, CA) in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1960-08) (track 18)
arrangements:
Ev'ry Time We Say Goodbye (for choir, Bennett) (track 22)
The Man I Love (for piano solo) (track 8)
The Man I Love (for solo piano, transcr. by Percy Grainger) (track 8)
cover recording of:
’Round About Midnight (aka “’Round Midnight”) (track 18)
Stardust (the jazz standard) (1956-12-19 – 1956-12-28) (track 10)
is the basis for:
later translated versions:
(Get Your Kicks on) Route 66 (Spanish version) (track 17)
Autour de minuit (lyrics translated by Claude Nougaro) (track 18)
Autour de minuit (lyrics translated by Boris Vian) (track 18)
Mia zwa (track 8)
Polvere di stelle (track 10)
Ruta 66 (track 17)
Valtatie 66 (track 17)
later versions:
part of:
An American in Paris (2015 Broadway musical) (track 8)
recording of:
Calling You (track 16)
The Man I Love (track 8)
Unforgettable (track 3)