Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Night and Day
Lena Horne 2:39
2 Nice Work If You Can Get It
Sarah Vaughan 2:36
3 Let's Do It (Let's Fall in Love)
Peggy Lee 2:47
4 I Want to Be Happy
Ella Fitzgerald 4:32
5 It Might as Well Be Spring
Sarah Vaughan 3:12
6 Where or When
Lena Horne 2:45
7 Oh! Lady Be Good
Ella Fitzgerald 3:16
8 I Threw a Kiss in the Ocean
Peggy Lee 3:03
9 Tenderly
Sarah Vaughan 3:03
10 God Bless the Child
Billie Holiday 2:45
11 Since I Fell for You
Dinah Washington 2:40
12 Stomy Weather
Lena Horne 3:23
13 Stairways to the Stars
Dinah Washington 3:00
14 I Got It Bad & That Ain't Good
Peggy Lee 3:15
15 St Louis Blues
Billie Holiday 3:03
16 September Song
Sarah Vaughan 3:03
17 A Tisket a Tasket
Ella Fitzgerald 2:39
18 Elmer's Tune
Peggy Lee 2:51
19 A Slick Chick
Dinah Washington 2:42
20 It's Only a Paper Moon
Ella Fitzgerald 2:41
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 On the Sunny Side of the Street
Peggy Lee 3:12
2 The Nearness of You
Sarah Vaughan 3:22
3 Mad About the Boy
Lena Horne 2:56
4 Embraceable You
Dinah Washington 2:54
5 Love Me or Leave Me
Sarah Vaughan 2:58
6 You Was Right Baby
Peggy Lee 2:28
7 Old Devil Moon
Lena Horne 2:38
8 A Fine Romance
Billie Holiday 2:43
9 I Want to Be Loved
Dinah Washington 2:53
10 What Is This Thing Called Love?
Lena Horne 2:41
11 Can't Get Out of This Mood
Sarah Vaughan 2:52
12 It's Funny
Dinah Washington 2:37
13 Pennies From Heaven
Billie Holiday 3:03
14 Baby Won't You Please Come Home?
Ella Fitzgerald 2:34
15 Why Don't You Do Right?
Peggy Lee 3:16
16 I Love You, Yes I Do
Dinah Washington 2:37
17 Loverman
Sarah Vaughan 3:22
18 One More for My Baby
Lena Horne 3:21
19 More Than You Know
Billie Holiday 2:51
20 Summertime
Sarah Vaughan 3:14

Credits

CD 1

clarinet:
Tony Scott (bop/jazz clarinetist) (tracks 2, 5)
trumpet:
Miles Davis (jazz trumpeter, bandleader, songwriter) (track 5)
drums:
J.C. Heard (tracks 2, 5)
bass:
Billy Taylor Jr. (jazz bassist) (tracks 2, 5)
electric guitar:
Mundell Lowe (track 2)
piano:
Jimmy Jones (jazz pianist, active years 1936-1975) (tracks 2, 5)
tenor saxophone:
Budd Johnson (track 2)
trombone:
Bennie Green (jazz trombonist) (track 2)
composer:
Matty Malneck (track 13)
Frank Signorelli (track 13)
Irving Berlin (track 8)
George Gershwin (composer) (1937) (tracks 2, 2)
Richard Rodgers (1945) (tracks 5, 5)
lyricist:
Irving Berlin (track 8)
Mitchell Parish (track 13)
Ira Gershwin (1937) (tracks 2, 2)
Oscar Hammerstein II (1945) (tracks 5, 5)
orchestra:
solo trumpet:
Miles Davis (jazz trumpeter, bandleader, songwriter) (track 2)
vocals:
Sarah Vaughan (tracks 2, 5)
Dinah Washington (1947) (track 13)
publisher:
Chappell Music Ltd. (tracks 5, 5)
Williamson Music, Inc. (tracks 5, 5)
Gershwin Publishing Corp (1937) (tracks 2, 2)
cover recording of:
It Might as Well Be Spring (State Fair) (track 5)
part of:
A Damsel in Distress (1937 film score) (tracks 2, 2)
Crazy For You (1992 Musical) (tracks 2, 2)
State Fair (1945 film soundtrack) (tracks 5, 5)
State Fair (tracks 5, 5)
State Fair (1962 film soundtrack) (tracks 5, 5)
recording of:
It Might as Well Be Spring (State Fair) (track 5)
referred to in medleys:

CD 2

trumpet:
Miles Davis (jazz trumpeter, bandleader, songwriter) (track 11)
drums:
J.C. Heard (track 11)
bass:
Billy Taylor Jr. (jazz bassist) (track 11)
piano:
Jimmy Jones (jazz pianist, active years 1936-1975) (tracks 2, 11)
composer:
George Gershwin (composer) (track 20)
Jimmy McHugh (songwriter) (tracks 11, 11)
Hoagy Carmichael (1938) (track 2)
lyricist:
Ira Gershwin (track 20)
DuBose Heyward (track 20)
Frank Loesser (tracks 11, 11)
Ned Washington (1938) (track 2)
solo clarinet:
Tony Scott (bop/jazz clarinetist) (track 11)
solo tenor saxophone:
Budd Johnson (track 11)
solo trombone:
Bennie Green (jazz trombonist) (track 11)
vocals:
Sarah Vaughan (tracks 2, 11, 20)
writer:
Charles Warfield (track 14)
Clarence Williams (track 14)
publisher:
Chappell & Co. (track 20)
Chappell Music Ltd. (track 20)
Redwood Music Ltd. (Carlin) (track 14)
Sony/ATV Harmony (track 2)
Universal MCA Music Publishing (US film music publisher) (track 14)
Universal/MCA Music Ltd. (not for release label use!) (track 14)
Warner/Chappell (track 20)
Ira Gershwin Music (1935) (track 20)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (1935) (track 20)
arrangements:
Summertime (catch-all for arrangements) (track 20)
cover recording of:
is based on:
is the basis for:
Doin’ Time (track 20)
Summertime (Rick Wakeman arrangement) (track 20)
The Bones of You (track 20)
later translated parody versions:
Tschibuti (track 20)
later translated versions:
C'est l'été (track 20)
Sommartid (track 20)
Summa is (track 20)
recording of:
Summertime (American songbook standard from 1935 opera Porgy and Bess) (track 20)
referred to in medleys: