Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 St. Louis Blues
Maxine Sullivan 3:09
2 You're Driving Me Crazy
Valaida Snow 2:21
3 Please, Mr. Johnson
Buddy Johnson and His Band 2:57
4 Walkin' by the River
Una Mae Carlisle 3:04
5 Embraceable You
Teddy Wilson and His Orchestra 3:19
6 Lover, Come Back to Me
Mildred Bailey 3:02
7 I Got It Bad and That Ain't Good
Duke Ellington & His Orchestra 3:20
8 Where or When
The Benny Goodman Sextet 3:22
9 Rock Me
Lucky Millinder & His Orchestra 2:48
10 But Not for Me
Harry James and His Orchestra 3:13
11 Don't Stop Now
Bonnie Davis & The Bunny Banks Trio 2:46
12 Baby Don't You Tell Me No Lie
Andy Kirk and His Twelve Clouds of Joy 3:12
13 Close to You
King Cole Trio 3:48
14 I'll Get By (as Long as I Have You)
Earl Hines Sextet 2:24
15 Whatcha Say
Louis Armstrong & His Orchestra 3:06
16 I Didn't Know About You
Duke Ellington & His Orchestra 2:47
17 Wherever There's Love
Eddie Condon and His Orchestra 3:04
18 Tea for Two
Gene Krupa and His Orchestra 2:27
19 He Don't Love Me Any More
Helen Humes & Her All-Stars 2:52
20 You Go to My Head
John Kirby and His Orchestra 3:04
21 Seems Like Old Times
Thelma Carpenter 3:04
22 Pass Me By
Mercer Ellington and His Orchestra 2:48
23 Transblucency
Duke Ellington & His Orchestra 3:02
24 He Beeped When He Should Have Bopped
Dizzy Gillespie and His Orchestra 2:42
25 Whispering
Lena Horne 2:47
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 I Sold My Heart to the Junkman
Etta Jones & J.C. Heard 2:50
2 Meet Me at No Special Place (and I'll Be There at No Particular Time)
Count Basie & His Orchestra 3:07
3 Lonely Woman
Lil Green 2:58
4 Gone Again
Lionel Hampton and His Orchestra 2:52
5 Black and Blue
Earl Hines and His Orchestra 3:04
6 Am I Asking Too Much
Dinah Washington 2:53
7 Take Love Easy
Duke Ellington & His Orchestra 3:04
8 Don't Let Your Love Go Wrong
Kay Starr 2:56
9 As Time Goes By
Teddy Wilson Trio 2:57
10 Deed I Do
Jackie & Roy 2:45
11 Trombone Man Blues
Blue Lu Barker 2:56
12 Busy Line
Rose Murphy 2:46
13 Casbah
Tadd Dameron and his Orchestra 3:00
14 Maybe Someday
Addie Williams 2:55
15 The Huckle Buck
Lionel Hampton and His Orchestra 3:09
16 Baby, It's Cold Outside
Pearl Bailey 3:01
17 Them There Eyes
Billie Holiday 2:52
18 Talk Fast My Heart, Talk Fast
Ella Fitzgerald 2:56
19 Mays' Haze
Betti Mays & Her Swingtet 2:39
20 That's a Plenty
Nellie Lutcher 2:30
21 Lonesome Road
Stan Kenton & His Innovations Orchestra 4:26
22 Le Vent Vert
Jack Diéval 2:42
23 Slowly Go Out Of My Head
Jake Porter 3:18
24 Baby Blues
Harry James and His Orchestra 3:08
25 Blue and Orange Birds
Della Reese 2:27

Credits

CD 1

composer:
Vincent Rose (track 25)
lyricist:
Richard Coburn (track 25)
John Schoenberger (track 25)
vocals:
Peggy Lee (jazz vocalist) (1941-12-24) (track 8)
writer:
Una Mae Carlisle (track 4)
Robert Sour (track 4)
publisher:
Redwood Music Ltd. (Carlin) (track 25)
later parody versions:
recording of:
Whispering (track 25)

CD 2

composer:
Maceo Pinkard (1930) (track 17)
Doris Tauber (1930) (track 17)
lyricist:
William Tracey (1930) (track 17)
publisher:
Bourne Co. (track 17)
recording of:
Them There Eyes (track 17)

Release

ASIN: US: B000067VMQ [info]