Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 It Don't Mean a Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing)
6:40
2 I Let a Song Go Out of My Heart
6:19
3 Exactly Like You
5:01
4 It's the Talk of the Town
6:49
5 Impromptu
7:50
6 One Alone
3:04
7 Girl of My Dreams
3:19
8 Siboney, Part I
4:26
9 Siboney, Part II
4:09

Credits

CD 1

trumpet:
Dizzy Gillespie (track 6)
Dizzy Gillespie (1953-12-09) (tracks 1–5, 7–9)
drums:
Charlie Persip (track 6)
Max Roach (track 6)
Max Roach (1953-12-09) (tracks 1–5, 7–9)
guitar:
Herb Ellis (jazz guitarist) (track 6)
Herb Ellis (jazz guitarist) (1953-12-09) (tracks 1–5, 7–9)
bass:
Ray Brown (jazz bassist) (tracks 1–5, 7)
Lou Hackney (track 6)
double bass:
Ray Brown (jazz bassist) (track 6)
Ray Brown (jazz bassist) (1953-12-09) (tracks 1–5, 7–9)
piano:
Wade Legge (track 6)
Oscar Peterson (track 6)
Oscar Peterson (1953-12-09) (tracks 1–5, 7–9)
tenor saxophone:
Stan Getz (track 6)
Hank Mobley (US jazz tenor saxophonist) (track 6)
Stan Getz (1953-12-09) (tracks 1–5, 7–9)
composer:
Dizzy Gillespie (tracks 5–6)
Jerry Livingston (songwriter) (track 4)
Sunny Clapp (1927) (track 7)
Jimmy McHugh (songwriter) (1930) (track 3)
Edward Kennedy "Duke" Ellington (American composer, pianist, & jazz bandleader) (1931-08) (track 1)
Duke Ellington (American composer, pianist, & jazz bandleader) (1938) (track 2)
lyricist:
Al J. Neiburg (lyricist) (track 4)
Marty Symes (Lyricist) (track 4)
Sunny Clapp (1927) (track 7)
Dorothy Fields (US Tin Pan Alley librettist and lyricist) (1930) (track 3)
Irving Mills (1931) (track 1)
Irving Mills (1938) (track 2)
Henry Nemo (1938) (track 2)
John Redmond (House vocalist) (1938) (track 2)
publisher:
EMI Mills Music (ASCAP) (track 1)
recorded at:
Radio Recorders Studios in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1953-12-09) (tracks 1–5, 7–9)
is the basis for:
Swingy Thing (Solo Tenor Horn & Brass Band) (track 1)
later versions:
recording of:
Exactly Like You (1953-12-09) (track 3)
Girl of My Dreams (1953-12-09) (track 7)
I Let a Song Go Out of My Heart (1953-12-09) (track 2)
Impromptu (1953-12-09) (track 5)
It’s the Talk of the Town (1953-12-09) (track 4)
One Alone (1954-05-25) (track 6)
referred to in medleys:
Ja-Da Medley (track 3)

Release

trumpet: Dizzy Gillespie
drums: Max Roach
bass: Lou Hackney
piano: Wade Legge
tenor saxophone: Stan Getz
guest drums and snare drum: Charlie Persip
guest guitar: Herb Ellis (jazz guitarist)
guest bass: Ray Brown (jazz bassist)
guest piano: Oscar Peterson
guest tenor saxophone: Hank Mobley (US jazz tenor saxophonist)
vocals: Dizzy Gillespie
ASIN: US: B000004766 [info]

Release Group

Wikidata: Q3712213 [info]
Wikipedia: en: Diz and Getz [info]