Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 The Nutcracker Suite: Overture
3:25
2 The Nutcracker Suite: Toot Toot Tootie Toot (Dance of the Reed-Pipes)
2:32
3 The Nutcracker Suite: Peanut Brittle Brigade
4:41
4 The Nutcracker Suite: Sugar Rum Cherry (Dance of the Sugar-Plum Fairy)
3:08
5 The Nutcracker Suite: Entr'acte
1:55
6 The Nutcracker Suite: The Volga Vouty (Russian Dance)
2:55
7 The Nutcracker Suite: Chinoiserie (Chinese Dance)
2:53
8 The Nutcracker Suite: Dance of the Floreadores (Waltz of the Flowers)
4:07
9 The Nutcracker Suite: Arabesque Cookie (Arabian dance)
5:49
10 Peer Gynt Suites: Morning Mood
4:27
11 Peer Gynt Suites: In the Hall of the Mountain King
2:36
12 Peer Gynt Suites: Solvejg's Song
4:02
13 Peer Gynt Suites: Aase's Death
3:50
14 Peer Gynt Suites: Anitra's Dance
3:02
15 Suite Thursday: Misfit Blues
4:12
16 Suite Thursday: Schwiphti
3:07
17 Suite Thursday: Zweet Zurzday
3:59
18 Suite Thursday: Lay-By
4:51

Credits

CD 1

clarinet and tenor saxophone:
Jimmy Hamilton (US jazz clarinettist/saxophonist, arranger, composer) (1960-05-26) (tracks 1, 5)
Jimmy Hamilton (US jazz clarinettist/saxophonist, arranger, composer) (1960-05-31) (track 2)
Jimmy Hamilton (US jazz clarinettist/saxophonist, arranger, composer) (1960-06-03) (tracks 4, 8)
Jimmy Hamilton (US jazz clarinettist/saxophonist, arranger, composer) (1960-06-21) (tracks 3, 7)
Jimmy Hamilton (US jazz clarinettist/saxophonist, arranger, composer) (1960-06-22) (tracks 6, 9)
reeds:
Harry Carney (1960-05-26) (tracks 1, 5)
Jimmy Hamilton (US jazz clarinettist/saxophonist, arranger, composer) (1960-05-26) (tracks 1, 5)
Russell Procope (1960-05-26) (tracks 1, 5)
Harry Carney (1960-05-31) (track 2)
Jimmy Hamilton (US jazz clarinettist/saxophonist, arranger, composer) (1960-05-31) (track 2)
Russell Procope (1960-05-31) (track 2)
Harry Carney (1960-06-03) (tracks 4, 8)
Jimmy Hamilton (US jazz clarinettist/saxophonist, arranger, composer) (1960-06-03) (tracks 4, 8)
Russell Procope (1960-06-03) (tracks 4, 8)
Harry Carney (1960-06-21) (tracks 3, 7)
Jimmy Hamilton (US jazz clarinettist/saxophonist, arranger, composer) (1960-06-21) (tracks 3, 7)
Russell Procope (1960-06-21) (tracks 3, 7)
Harry Carney (1960-06-22) (tracks 6, 9)
Jimmy Hamilton (US jazz clarinettist/saxophonist, arranger, composer) (1960-06-22) (tracks 6, 9)
Russell Procope (1960-06-22) (tracks 6, 9)
trumpet:
Willie Cook (1960-05-26) (tracks 1, 5)
Fats Ford (trumpeter) (1960-05-26) (tracks 1, 5)
Ray Nance (1960-05-26) (tracks 1, 5)
Clark Terry (1960-05-26) (tracks 1, 5)
Willie Cook (1960-05-31) (track 2)
Fats Ford (trumpeter) (1960-05-31) (track 2)
Ray Nance (1960-05-31) (track 2)
Clark Terry (1960-05-31) (track 2)
Willie Cook (1960-06-03) (tracks 4, 8)
Fats Ford (trumpeter) (1960-06-03) (tracks 4, 8)
Ray Nance (1960-06-03) (tracks 4, 8)
Clark Terry (1960-06-03) (tracks 4, 8)
Willie Cook (1960-06-21) (tracks 3, 7)
Fats Ford (trumpeter) (1960-06-21) (tracks 3, 7)
Ray Nance (1960-06-21) (tracks 3, 7)
Clark Terry (1960-06-21) (tracks 3, 7)
Willie Cook (1960-06-22) (tracks 6, 9)
Fats Ford (trumpeter) (1960-06-22) (tracks 6, 9)
Ray Nance (1960-06-22) (tracks 6, 9)
Clark Terry (1960-06-22) (tracks 6, 9)
drums:
Sam Woodyard (1960-05-26) (tracks 1, 5)
Sam Woodyard (1960-05-31) (track 2)
Sam Woodyard (1960-06-03) (tracks 4, 8)
Sam Woodyard (1960-06-21) (tracks 3, 7)
Sam Woodyard (1960-06-22) (tracks 6, 9)
bass:
Aaron Bell (1960-05-26) (tracks 1, 5)
Aaron Bell (1960-05-31) (track 2)
Aaron Bell (1960-06-03) (tracks 4, 8)
Aaron Bell (1960-06-21) (tracks 3, 7)
Aaron Bell (1960-06-22) (tracks 6, 9)
alto saxophone:
Johnny Hodges (1960-05-26) (tracks 1, 5)
Russell Procope (1960-05-26) (tracks 1, 5)
Johnny Hodges (1960-05-31) (track 2)
Russell Procope (1960-05-31) (track 2)
Johnny Hodges (1960-06-03) (tracks 4, 8)
Russell Procope (1960-06-03) (tracks 4, 8)
Johnny Hodges (1960-06-21) (tracks 3, 7)
Russell Procope (1960-06-21) (tracks 3, 7)
Johnny Hodges (1960-06-22) (tracks 6, 9)
Russell Procope (1960-06-22) (tracks 6, 9)
piano:
Duke Ellington (American composer, pianist, & jazz bandleader) (1960-05-26) (tracks 1, 5)
Duke Ellington (American composer, pianist, & jazz bandleader) (1960-05-31) (track 2)
Duke Ellington (American composer, pianist, & jazz bandleader) (1960-06-03) (tracks 4, 8)
Duke Ellington (American composer, pianist, & jazz bandleader) (1960-06-21) (tracks 3, 7)
Duke Ellington (American composer, pianist, & jazz bandleader) (1960-06-22) (tracks 6, 9)
baritone saxophone:
Harry Carney (1960-05-26) (tracks 1, 5)
Harry Carney (1960-05-31) (track 2)
Harry Carney (1960-06-03) (tracks 4, 8)
Harry Carney (1960-06-21) (tracks 3, 7)
Harry Carney (1960-06-22) (tracks 6, 9)
tenor saxophone:
Paul Gonsalves (1960-05-26) (tracks 1, 5)
Paul Gonsalves (1960-05-31) (track 2)
Paul Gonsalves (1960-06-03) (tracks 4, 8)
Paul Gonsalves (1960-06-21) (tracks 3, 7)
Paul Gonsalves (1960-06-22) (tracks 6, 9)
trombone:
Lawrence Brown (jazz trombonist) (1960-05-26) (tracks 1, 5)
Booty Wood (1960-05-26) (tracks 1, 5)
Britt Woodman (1960-05-26) (tracks 1, 5)
Lawrence Brown (jazz trombonist) (1960-05-31) (track 2)
Booty Wood (1960-05-31) (track 2)
Britt Woodman (1960-05-31) (track 2)
Lawrence Brown (jazz trombonist) (1960-06-03) (tracks 4, 8)
Booty Wood (1960-06-03) (tracks 4, 8)
Britt Woodman (1960-06-03) (tracks 4, 8)
Lawrence Brown (jazz trombonist) (1960-06-21) (tracks 3, 7)
Booty Wood (1960-06-21) (tracks 3, 7)
Britt Woodman (1960-06-21) (tracks 3, 7)
Lawrence Brown (jazz trombonist) (1960-06-22) (tracks 6, 9)
Booty Wood (1960-06-22) (tracks 6, 9)
Britt Woodman (1960-06-22) (tracks 6, 9)
valve trombone:
Juan Tizol (1960-05-26) (tracks 1, 5)
Juan Tizol (1960-05-31) (track 2)
Juan Tizol (1960-06-03) (tracks 4, 8)
Juan Tizol (1960-06-21) (tracks 3, 7)
Juan Tizol (1960-06-22) (tracks 6, 9)
producer:
Irving Townsend (tracks 1–9)
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