Annotation

Originally released on Aladdin Records, 1956-57

Annotation last modified on 2014-06-05 18:07 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Pepper Returns
4:26
2 Broadway
4:59
3 You Go to My Head
4:18
4 Angel Wings
4:42
5 Funny Blues
4:38
6 Five More
4:41
7 Minority
4:19
8 Patricia
3:39
9 Mambo De La Pinta
4:16
10 Walkin' Out Blues
5:56
11 Straight Life
3:22
12 Yardbird Suite
5:46
13 Pepper Steak
3:50
14 You're Driving Me Crazy
5:09
15 Tenor Blooz
4:59
CD 2
# Title Rating Length
1 Blues In
6:02
2 Bewitched, Bothered and Bewildered
4:27
3 Stompin' at the Savoy
5:05
4 What Is This Thing Called Love
6:04
5 Blues Out
4:48
6 Diane's Dilemma
3:49
7 When You're Smiling
4:52
8 Cool Bunny
4:13
9 Summertime
7:20
10 Diane's Dilemma (alternate take)
4:57
11 What Is This Thing Called Love (alternate take)
5:31
12 A Foggy Day
3:55
13 Diane-A-Flow
4:04
14 Zenobia
5:16
15 Angel Eyes
3:38
CD 3
# Title Rating Length
1 Holiday Flight
5:11
2 Too Close for Comfort
6:10
3 Long Ago and Far Away
4:11
4 Begin the Beguine
7:23
5 I Can't Believe That You're in Love With Me
5:39
6 Summertime
6:32
7 Fascinatin' Rhythm
4:26
8 Body and Soul
4:22
9 Without a Song
7:40
10 The Breeze and I
3:32
11 Surf Ride
4:42
12 Webb City
4:57
13 Begin the Beguine (alternate take)
6:17
14 Fascinatin' Rhythm (alternate take)
4:01
15 Webb City (alternate take)
4:35

Credits

CD 1

trumpet:
Jack Sheldon (1956-08) (tracks 1–10)
drums:
Shelly Manne (1956-08) (tracks 1–10)
Joe Morello (1957-01-03) (tracks 11–15)
bass:
Leroy Vinnegar (1956-08) (tracks 1–10)
Ben Tucker (1957-01-03) (tracks 11–15)
vibraphone:
Red Norvo (1957-01-03) (tracks 11–15)
alto saxophone:
Art Pepper (1956-08) (tracks 1–10)
Art Pepper (1957-01-03) (tracks 11–15)
saxophone:
Art Pepper (1957-01-03) (tracks 11–15)
piano:
Russ Freeman (pianist) (1956-08) (tracks 1–10)
Gerald Wiggins (1957-01-03) (tracks 11–15)
composer:
Art Pepper (track 11)
recording engineer:
John Kraus (1956-08) (tracks 1–10)
recorded at:
Capitol Studios (Hollywood, CA) in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1956-08) (tracks 1–10)
Western Recorders (@ 6000 Sunset Blvd., part of United Western Recorders studio complex 1957–1985) in Los Angeles, California, United States (1957-01-03) (tracks 11–15)
recording of:
Straight Life (1957-01-03) (track 11)

CD 2

drums:
Mel Lewis (tracks 11–15)
Chuck Flores (1956-12-28) (tracks 1–5)
Chuck Flores (1957-01-14) (tracks 6–10)
bass:
Ben Tucker (tracks 11–15)
Ben Tucker (1956-12-28) (tracks 1–5)
Ben Tucker (1957-01-14) (tracks 6–10)
alto saxophone:
Art Pepper (tracks 11–14)
Art Pepper (1956-12-28) (tracks 1–5)
Art Pepper (1957-01-14) (tracks 6–10)
piano:
Jimmy Rowles (tracks 11–15)
Russ Freeman (pianist) (1956-12-28) (tracks 1–5)
Russ Freeman (pianist) (1957-01-14) (tracks 6–10)
tenor saxophone:
Bill Perkins (jazz saxophonist) (tracks 11–15)
composer:
George Gershwin (composer) (track 9)
Benny Goodman (clarinetist and bandleader) (track 3)
Art Pepper (tracks 1, 5–6, 8)
Edgar Sampson (track 3)
Larry Shay (track 7)
Claudius Valk (tracks 4, 11)
Chick Webb (track 3)
Cole Porter (1929) (tracks 4, 11)
Richard Rodgers (1940) (track 2)
lyricist:
Mark Fisher (Songwriter) (track 7)
Ira Gershwin (track 9)
Joe Goodwin (track 7)
DuBose Heyward (track 9)
Andy Razaf (track 3)
Cole Porter (1929) (tracks 4, 11)
Lorenz Hart (1940) (track 2)
producer:
Donald D. Clark (UK engineer) (tracks 1–8)
recording engineer:
Thorne Nogar (1956-12-28) (tracks 1–5)
Bunny Robine (1957-01-14) (tracks 6–10)
publisher:
Chappell & Co. (track 9)
EMI Robbins Catalog (ASCAP) (track 3)
Imagem CV (track 2)
Ragbag Music (ASCAP) (track 3)
Rytvoc (ASCAP) (track 3)
WB Music Group (track 2)
Warner/Chappell (tracks 4, 9, 11)
Ira Gershwin Music (1935) (track 9)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (1935) (track 9)
recorded at:
Annex Studios (aka Music Annex or Annex Digital) in San Mateo, California, United States (1956-12-11) (tracks 11–15)
Master Recorders in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1957-01-14) (tracks 6–10)
arrangements:
Summertime (catch-all for arrangements) (track 9)
is based on:
is the basis for:
Doin’ Time (track 9)
Summertime (Rick Wakeman arrangement) (track 9)
The Bones of You (track 9)
later translated parody versions:
Tschibuti (track 9)
later translated versions:
C'est l'été (track 9)
Sommartid (track 9)
Summa is (track 9)
later versions:
En slump (track 2)
part of:
Pal Joey (track 2)
recording of:
Bewitched, Bothered and Bewildered (Pal Joey) (1956-12-28) (track 2)
Blues In (1956-12-28) (track 1)
Blues Out (1956-12-28) (track 5)
Stompin’ at the Savoy (1956-12-28) (track 3)
What Is This Thing Called Love? (1956-12-28) (track 4)
Cool Bunny (1957-01-14) (track 8)
Diane's Dilemma (1957-01-14) (track 6)
Summertime (American songbook standard from 1935 opera Porgy and Bess) (1957-01-14) (track 9)
referred to in medleys:

CD 3

drums:
Chuck Flores (1957-04-01) (tracks 1–15)
bass:
Ben Tucker (1957-04-01) (tracks 1–15)
alto saxophone:
Art Pepper (1957-04-01) (tracks 1–15)
piano:
Carl Perkins (Jazz pianist from the bop era, west coast) (1957-04-01) (tracks 1–15)
composer:
George Gershwin (composer) (track 6)
Jerome Kern (track 3)
Bud Powell (tracks 12, 15)
George Gershwin (composer) (1924) (tracks 7, 14)
Cole Porter (1935) (tracks 4, 13)
lyricist:
Ira Gershwin (tracks 3, 6–7, 14)
DuBose Heyward (track 6)
Cole Porter (1935) (tracks 4, 13)
publisher:
Chappell & Co. (track 6)
Chappell Music Ltd. (tracks 4, 6, 13)
Universal PolyGram International Publishing, Inc. (existed only since ca. 1998) (track 3)
Warner/Chappell (track 6)
Harms, Inc. (1929) (tracks 7, 14)
Ira Gershwin Music (1935) (track 6)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (1935) (track 6)
T.B. Harms (US sheet music publisher 1875 sold to Warner Brothers 1929 sold to Welk Music 1970) (1944) (track 3)
recorded at:
Audio Arts in Los Angeles, California, United States (1957-04-01) (tracks 1–15)
arrangements:
Fascinating Rhythm (for piano solo) (tracks 7, 14)
Summertime (catch-all for arrangements) (track 6)
instrumental recording of:
Long Ago (and Far Away) (1957-04-01) (track 3)
is based on:
is the basis for:
Divine biguine (french) (tracks 4, 13)
Doin’ Time (track 6)
Summertime (Rick Wakeman arrangement) (track 6)
The Bones of You (track 6)
later translated parody versions:
Tschibuti (track 6)
later translated versions:
Beguine (tracks 4, 13)
C'est l'été (track 6)
Fascinante ritmo (tracks 7, 14)
Sommartid (track 6)
Summa is (track 6)
Wahnsinniger Rhythmus (tracks 7, 14)
later versions:
Begin the Beguine (unknown language, not English) (tracks 4, 13)
Fascinating Rhythm (tracks 7, 14)
part of:
Jubilee (tracks 4, 13)
Lady, Be Good (full musical) (tracks 7, 14)
recording of:
Begin the Beguine (1957-04-01) (tracks 4, 13)
Fascinatin’ Rhythm (1957-04-01) (tracks 7, 14)
Summertime (American songbook standard from 1935 opera Porgy and Bess) (1957-04-01) (track 6)
Webb City (1957-04-01) (tracks 12, 15)
referred to in medleys:
The Rhythm Series (tracks 7, 14)

Release

ASIN: US: B0009T6EIE [info]