Tracklist

CD 1: 1934-1946
# Title Rating Length
1 Dinah
2:40
2 Sweet Sue
2:58
3 Limehouse Blues
2:48
4 Charleston
2:54
5 The Sheik of Araby
3:08
6 Minor Swing
3:18
7 St. Louis Blues
2:48
8 Sweet Georgia Brown
3:09
9 Night and Day
2:43
10 Black and White
3:06
11 Honeysuckle Rose
2:55
12 Swing '39
3:19
13 Improvisation No. 2
2:42
14 I'll See You in My Dreams
2:35
15 Rythme Futur
2:40
16 Les Yeux Noirs
2:19
17 All of Me
2:50
18 Swing '42
2:49
19 Blues en Mineur
2:51
20 Manoir de mes rêves
3:19
21 Blues Clair
3:07
22 Douce Ambiance
2:21
23 Nuages (take 2)
3:20
CD 2: 1946-1949
# Title Rating Length
1 Mélodie au crépuscule
3:14
2 Echoes of France (La Marseillaise)
3 2:47
3 Django's Tiger
2:40
4 Embraceable You
3:15
5 Topsy
3:07
6 Songe d'automne
3:01
7 Vette
3:16
8 Tiger Rag
2:56
9 Django's Dream
3:50
10 How High the Moon
2:34
11 Danse Norvégienne
3:04
12 Just One of Those Things
2:53
13 Si tu savais
2:42
14 Belleville
2:37
15 Tears
3:44
16 Dinette
3:03
17 Place de Brouckère
3:16
18 La Mer
4:24
19 Where Are You My Love
3:21
20 Minor Swing
2:37
21 Daphné
2:29
22 Bricktop
3:45
23 Djangology
2:49

Credits

CD 1: 1934-1946

composer:
Harry Akst (track 1)
Stéphane Grappelli (tracks 10, 22)
Sam M. Lewis (US singer and lyricist) (track 1)
Django Reinhardt (tracks 10, 19, 21–22)
lyricist:
Joe Young (US lyricist) (track 1)
vocals:
Jerry Mengo (track 2)
writer:
Gerald Marks (1932) (track 17)
Seymour Simons (1932) (track 17)
publisher:
Bourne Co. (track 17)
Marlong Music Corp. (track 17)
Morley Music Corp. (track 1)
later translated versions:
ダイナ (“Dinah”) (track 1)
later versions:
Dînette (track 1)
recording of:
All of Me (track 17)
Black and White (track 10)
Blues Clair (track 21)
Blues en Mineur (track 19)
Dinah (track 1)
Douce ambiance (track 22)
referred to in medleys:
Ja-Da Medley (tracks 1, 17)

CD 2: 1946-1949

anthem of:
France (1795-07-14 –) (track 2)
clarinet:
Hubert Rostaing (1947-07-06) (track 11)
Hubert Rostaing (1947-09-07) (track 9)
violin:
Stéphane Grappelli (1946-01-31) (tracks 2–3)
Stéphane Grappelli (1949-01 – 1949-02) (track 22)
Stéphane Grappelli (1949-02) (track 18)
drums:
André Jourdan (1947-07-06) (track 11)
André Jourdan (1947-09-07) (track 9)
Aurelio de Carolis (1949-01 – 1949-02) (track 22)
Aurelio de Carolis (1949-02) (track 18)
guitar:
Django Reinhardt (tracks 9, 11)
Allan Hodgkiss (1946-01-31) (tracks 2–3)
Jack Llewelyn (1946-01-31) (tracks 2–3)
Django Reinhardt (1946-01-31) (track 2)
Joseph Reinhardt (1947-07-06) (track 11)
Eugène Vées (1947-09-07) (track 9)
Django Reinhardt (1949-01 – 1949-02) (track 22)
Django Reinhardt (1949-02) (track 18)
double bass:
Coleridge Goode (1946-01-31) (tracks 2–3)
Ladislas Czabanyck (1947-07-06) (track 11)
Emmanuel Soudieux (1947-09-07) (track 9)
Carlo Pecori (1949-01 – 1949-02) (track 22)
Carlo Pecori (1949-02) (track 18)
electric guitar:
Django Reinhardt (1947-09-07) (track 9)
piano:
Gianni Safred (1949-01 – 1949-02) (track 22)
Gianni Safred (1949-02) (track 18)
arranger:
Django Reinhardt (track 11)
composer:
Stéphane Grappelli (tracks 3, 22–23)
Edvard Grieg (track 11)
Django Reinhardt (tracks 3, 14, 22–23)
Hubert Rostaing (track 16)
Stéphane Grappelli (1938) (track 21)
Django Reinhardt (1938) (track 21)
Albert Lasry (1945) (track 18)
Charles Trenet (1945) (track 18)
lyricist:
Charles Trenet (1945) (track 18)
orchestra:
solo guitar:
Django Reinhardt (1946-01-31) (track 3)
solo electric guitar:
Django Reinhardt (1947-07-06) (track 11)
recorded at:
Studio Technisonor in Paris, Île-de-France, France (1947-07-06) (track 11)
arrangements:
1789 (track 2)
Hymne des Marseillais, H. 51A (for choirs and orchestra) (track 2)
Hymne des Marseillais, H. 51B (for voices and piano) (track 2)
La Marseillaise (for violin solo, Stravinsky) (track 2)
instrumental cover recording of:
La Mer (Charles Trenet song) (1949-02) (track 18)
is the basis for:
La Marseillaise (アドバンスド大戦略) (track 2)
later parody versions:
later translated versions:
Das Meer (track 18)
later versions:
Beyond the Sea (track 18)
La Marseillaise (Pour tous les enfants de la terre…) (track 2)
recording of:
Belleville (track 14)
Daphné (track 21)
Dînette (track 16)
Django's Tiger (1946-01-31) (track 3)
La Marseillaise (national anthem of France) (1946-01-31) (track 2)
Danse norvégienne (1947-07-06) (track 11)
Django’s Dream (1947-09-07) (track 9)
Bricktop (1949-01 – 1949-02) (track 22)
Djangology (1949-01 – 1949-02) (track 23)
version of:
Dinah (track 16)
Four Norwegian Dances, op. 35: No. 2 (for piano, four hands) (track 11)