Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Christopher Columbus
3:07
2 Let's Get Together
2:41
3 Goodbye
3:09
4 Chant of the Weed
3:27
5 I'm Gettin' Sentimental Over You
3:25
6 One O'Clock Jump
7:25
7 Tuxedo Junction
3:31
8 Ciribiribin
3:31
9 It's a Lonesome Old Town When You're Not Around
2:25
10 Minnie the Moocher
2:51
11 Sentimental Journey
2:32
12 When It's Sleepy Time Down South
3:20
13 For Dancers Only
3:08
14 Rhapsody in Blue
4:52
15 Contrasts
2:48
16 Sleep
2:49
17 Don't Get Around Much Anymore
2:38
18 Auld Lang Syne
2:23
19 The Midnight Sun Will Never Set
3:10
20 Woodchopper's Ball
3:18
21 Artistry in Rhythm
3:20
22 Smoke Rings
2:56
23 The Waltz You Saved for Me
2:31
24 Cherokee
2:57
CD 2
# Title Rating Length
1 Afro-Bossa
4:24
2 Purple Gazelle
2:44
3 Absinthe
3:34
4 Moonbow
2:34
5 Sempre amoré
3:16
6 Caliné (Silk Lace)
2:33
7 Tigress
3:07
8 Angu
2:42
9 Volupté
2:45
10 Bonga
2:51
11 Pyramid
3:05
12 Eighth Veil
2:50
13 Resume #1
3:16
14 Resume #2
3:50
15 Tricky's Licks
3:21
16 Blues in C
3:57
17 Limbo Jazz
5:29
18 Pretty Little One
4:21
19 String Along With Strings
6:29
20 The Feeling of Jazz
3:23
CD 3
# Title Rating Length
1 Take the A Train
4:25
2 In a Sentimental Mood
3:47
3 Don't Get Around Much Anymore
3:58
4 Day Dream
3:13
5 Cotton Tail
4:41
6 Night Creature (First Movement): Blind Bug
4:08
7 Night Creature (Second Movement): Stalking Monster
7:52
8 Night Creature (Third Movement): Dazzling Creature
4:02
9 Non-Violent Integration
5:28
10 La Scala, She Too Pretty to Be Blue
6:14
11 Harlem
14:05
CD 4
# Title Rating Length
1 Hello, Dolly!
2:08
2 Call Me Irresponsible
3:19
3 Fly Me to the Moon
2:31
4 So Little Time
3:04
5 Danke Schoen
2:36
6 More
2:57
7 The Second Time Around
3:44
8 Never on Sunday
3:55
9 I Left My Heart in San Francisco
3:06
10 Blowin' in the Wind
2:28
11 Stranger on the Shore
2:52
12 Red Roses for a Blue Lady
3:40
13 Charade
2:41
14 People
3:23
15 All My Lovin'
3:25
16 A Beautiful Friendship
2:47
17 I Want to Hold Your Hand
2:05
18 Days of Wine and Roses
3:24
19 I Can't Stop Loving You
3:57
20 The Good Life
3:16
21 Satin Doll
2:31
22 Moon River
2:43
23 Ellington '66
2:32
CD 5
# Title Rating Length
1 A Spoonful of Sugar
3:12
2 Chim Chim Cheree
2:52
3 Feed the Birds
3:42
4 Let's Go Fly a Kite
2:31
5 Stay Awake
2:29
6 I Love to Laugh
2:30
7 Jolly Holiday
3:04
8 Sister Suffragette
3:05
9 The Perfect Nanny
4:08
10 Step in Time
2:46
11 The Life I Lead
3:43
12 Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious
2:28
13 Island Virgin
4:08
14 Virgin Jungle
3:46
15 Fiddler on the Diddle
3:14
16 Jungle Kitty
3:00
17 Things Ain't What They Used to Be
2:57
18 Big Fat Alice's Blues
3:57
19 Chelsea Bridge
3:47
20 The Opener
2:48
21 Mysterious Chick
3:17
22 Barefoot Stomper
2:53
23 Fade Up
3:38

Credits

CD 2

clarinet and tenor saxophone:
Jimmy Hamilton (US jazz clarinettist/saxophonist, arranger, composer) (tracks 1–12)
trumpet:
William "Cat" Anderson (tracks 1–12)
Roy Burrowes (tracks 1–12)
Cootie Williams (tracks 1–12)
cornet:
Ray Nance (tracks 1–12)
drums:
Sam Woodyard (tracks 1–12)
bass:
Ernie Shepard (tracks 1–12)
alto saxophone:
Johnny Hodges (tracks 1–12)
alto saxophone and clarinet:
Russell Procope (tracks 1–12)
piano:
Duke Ellington (tracks 1–2, 4–7, 9–11)
Billy Strayhorn (tracks 3, 8)
baritone saxophone and clarinet:
Harry Carney (tracks 1–12)
bass trombone:
Chuck Connors (tracks 1–12)
tenor saxophone:
Paul Gonsalves (tracks 1–12)
trombone:
Lawrence Brown (jazz trombonist) (tracks 1–12)
Buster Cooper (tracks 1–12)
composer:
Duke Ellington (tracks 1, 6)
recording of:
Afro-Bossa (Bula) (track 1)

CD 4

clarinet and tenor saxophone:
Jimmy Hamilton (US jazz clarinettist/saxophonist, arranger, composer) (tracks 3, 15–17, 22)
trumpet:
William "Cat" Anderson (tracks 3, 15–17, 22)
Mercer Ellington (tracks 15, 22)
Rolf Ericson (track 3)
Herb Jones (tracks 3, 15–17, 22)
Ray Nance (tracks 15–17, 22)
Cootie Williams (tracks 3, 15–17, 22)
drums:
Sam Woodyard (tracks 3, 15–17, 22)
bass:
John Lamb (tracks 15–17, 22)
Major Holley (track 3)
alto saxophone:
Johnny Hodges (tracks 3, 15–17, 22)
alto saxophone and clarinet:
Russell Procope (tracks 3, 15–17, 22)
piano:
Duke Ellington (tracks 3, 15–17, 22)
bass trombone:
Chuck Connors (tracks 3, 15–17, 22)
tenor saxophone:
Harry Carney (tracks 3, 15–17, 22)
Paul Gonsalves (tracks 3, 15–17, 22)
trombone:
Lawrence Brown (jazz trombonist) (tracks 3, 15–17, 22)
Buster Cooper (tracks 3, 15–17, 22)
composer:
Donald Kahn (track 16)
Henry Mancini (American composer, conductor and arranger) (track 22)
Bart Howard (1954) (track 3)
lyricist:
Johnny Mercer (track 22)
Stanley Styne (track 16)
Bart Howard (1954) (track 3)
writer:
John Lennon (Beatle) (tracks 15, 17)
Paul McCartney (tracks 15, 17)
publisher:
Northern Songs Ltd. (track 15)
Sony/ATV Tunes LLC (track 15)
arrangements:
Fly Me to the Moon (Quincy Jones arr.) (track 3)
cover recording of:
All My Loving (track 15)
Fly Me to the Moon (track 3)
Moon River (track 22)
later translated parody versions:
later translated versions:
Kaikki rakkauteni (track 15)
Komm, gib mir Deine Hand (I Want to Hold Your Hand) (track 17)
Schliess die Augen (All My Loving) (track 15)
part of:
referred to in medleys:
Beatles Medley (Stars on 45) (track 17)
The Beatles Concerto: 1st Movement: Maestoso - Allegro moderato (She Loves You / Eleanor Rigby / Yesterday / All My Loving / Hey Jude) (track 15)

Release

ASIN: US: B00002MZ33 [info]