Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Mack The Knife
4:41
2 Georgia On My Mind
5:51
3 St. James Infirmary
4:44
4 Do You Know What It Means To Miss New Orleans
4:44
5 Royal Garden Blues
5:35
6 Stardust
4:16
7 I'm Comin' Virginia
4:38
8 St. Louis Blues
5:19
9 Black And Blue
6:32
10 Old Man River
5:50
11 Margie
4:00

Credits

CD 1

anthem of:
Georgia, United States (1979 –) (track 2)
piano:
Franco D'Andrea (1994-12-08) (tracks 1–11)
arranger:
Joe Primrose (track 3)
composer:
Louis Alter (track 4)
Donald Heywood (track 7)
Fats Waller (track 9)
Kurt Weill (track 1)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 3)
Clarence Williams (1919) (track 5)
Spencer Williams (US jazz composer, pianist & singer) (1919) (track 5)
Con Conrad (1920) (track 11)
J. Russel Robinson (1920) (track 11)
Hoagy Carmichael (1927) (track 6)
Jerome Kern (1927) (track 10)
Hoagy Carmichael (1930) (track 2)
engineer:
Paolo Falascone (1994-12-08) (tracks 1–11)
lyricist:
Bertolt Brecht (track 1)
Harry Brooks (jazz pianist & songwriter) (track 9)
Will Marion Cook (track 7)
Eddie DeLange (track 4)
Andy Razaf (track 9)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 3)
Benny Davis (vaudeville performer) (1920) (track 11)
Oscar Hammerstein II (1927) (track 10)
Mitchell Parish (1929) (track 6)
Stuart Gorrell (1930) (track 2)
producer:
Paolo Piangiarelli (tracks 1–11)
translator:
Marc Blitzstein (1954) (track 1)
publisher:
Mills Music, Inc. (track 6)
Universal Edition (track 1)
Universal/MCA Music (music publisher; do not use as release label!) (track 10)
Campbell Connelly & Co. Ltd. (1930 –) (track 2)
Southern Music Publishing Co., Inc. (later renamed as Peermusic) (1930 –) (track 2)
recorded at:
Mu Rec Studio in Milan, Milano, Italy (1994-12-08) (tracks 1–11)
instrumental recording of:
Black and Blue (track 9)
Georgia on My Mind (track 2)
Mack the Knife (1954 Blitzstein translation) (track 1)
Margie (aka "My Little Margie") (track 11)
Ol’ Man River (track 10)
Royal Garden Blues (track 5)
St. James Infirmary (Joe Primrose's arrangement) (track 3)
St. Louis Blues (track 8)
Stardust (the jazz standard) (track 6)
is the basis for:
later translated versions:
Goisern (track 2)
Polvere di stelle (track 6)
later versions:
J'avais deux amis (track 3)
orchestrations:
Ol' Man River (orchestrated by R. Williams) (track 10)
part of:
Show Boat (1951 film) (track 10)
Show Boat: Act I (track 10)
referred to in medleys:
Ja-Da Medley (track 8)
translated version of:
version of:
The Unfortunate Rake (Roud 2; Laws Q26 / B1) (track 3)

Release

trumpet: Enrico Rava (1994-12-08)
flugelhorn: Enrico Rava (1994-12-08)
graphic design: Maria Teresa Piangiarelli
liner notes: Paolo Piangiarelli
photography: Stefano Galvani
Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/release/2855072 [info]