Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Mack the Knife
Ella Fitzgerald 4:49
2 Mantec Theme
Dizzy Gillespie 4:13
3 All of Me
Dinah Washington 3:45
4 Bye Bye Blackbird
Miles Davis 4 7:55
5 What a Wonderful World
Louis Armstrong 4 2:21
6 Night Train
Oscar Peterson 4:52
7 Lover Man
Billie Holiday 3:18
8 In a Sentimental Mood
Duke Ellington & John Coltrane 4:18
9 'Round Midnight
Thelonious Monk 3:14
10 Summertime
Sarah Vaughan 2:54
11 April in Paris
Charlie Parker 3:09
12 Mood Indigo
Duke Ellington & His Orchestra 2:58

Credits

CD 1

recorded in:
Los Angeles, California, United States (1962-12-15) (track 6)
New York, United States (1967-08-16) (track 5)
violin:
Bronislaw Gimpel (1949-11-30) (track 11)
Max Hollander (1949-11-30) (track 11)
Milton Lomask (1949-11-30) (track 11)
cello:
Frank Miller (US cellist) (1949-11-30) (track 11)
oboe:
Mitch Miller (1949-11-30) (track 11)
trumpet:
George Taitt (1947-11-21) (track 9)
Miles Davis (jazz trumpeter, bandleader, songwriter) (1956-06-05) (track 4)
viola:
Frank Brieff (1949-11-30) (track 11)
membranophone:
Johnny Blowers (track 7)
Art Blakey (1947-11-21) (track 9)
Buddy Rich (1949-11-30) (track 11)
Philly Joe Jones (US jazz drummer) (1956-06-05) (track 4)
Ed Thigpen (1962-12-15) (track 6)
guitar:
Carl Kress (track 7)
bass:
Haig Stephens (track 7)
Bob Paige (jazz bassist) (1947-11-21) (track 9)
Paul Chambers (US jazz bassist) (1956-06-05) (track 4)
Ray Brown (jazz bassist) (1962-12-15) (track 6)
double bass:
Ray Brown (jazz bassist) (1949-11-30) (track 11)
alto saxophone:
Edmund Gregory (track 9)
Jack Cressey (track 7)
Hymie Shertzer (track 7)
Sahib Shihab (American jazz musician) (1947-11-21) (track 9)
Charlie Parker (aka "Bird", jazz alto saxophonist) (1949-11-30) (track 11)
piano:
Dave Bowman (jazz pianist) (track 7)
Thelonious Monk (1947-11-21) (track 9)
Stan Freeman (1949-11-30) (track 11)
Red Garland (1956-06-05) (track 4)
Oscar Peterson (1962-12-15) (track 6)
tenor saxophone:
Larry Binyon (track 7)
Paul Ricci (track 7)
John Coltrane (1956-06-05) (track 4)
harp:
Myor Rosen (1949-11-30) (track 11)
arranger:
Jimmy Carroll (1913 - 1972, songwriter, orchestra arranger & conductor) (track 11)
James Morgan (conductor) (track 10)
Juliette Pochin (track 10)
Tutti Camarata (track 7)
chorus master:
Tommy Goodman (Pianist, arranger for Benny Goodman and Duke Ellington) (1967-08-16) (track 5)
composer:
Jimmy Forrest (track 6)
George Gershwin (composer) (track 10)
Thelonious Monk (track 9)
Roger “Ram” Ramirez (Puerto Rican jazz pianist) (track 7)
Cootie Williams (track 9)
Ray Henderson (1926) (track 4)
Vernon Duke (1932) (track 11)
Duke Ellington (American composer, pianist, & jazz bandleader) (1935) (track 8)
Jimmy Davis (songwriter, "Lover Man") (1942) (track 7)
Jimmy Sherman (1942) (track 7)
conductor:
Tutti Camarata (track 7)
Jimmy Carroll (1913 - 1972, songwriter, orchestra arranger & conductor) (1949-11-30) (track 11)
Tommy Goodman (Pianist, arranger for Benny Goodman and Duke Ellington) (1967-08-16) (track 5)
engineer:
Eddie Brackett (track 5)
Ray Moore (engineer) (track 4)
Bob Simpson (US jazz engineer/producer) (track 5)
instruments:
Russ Case (track 7)
lead vocals:
Billie Holiday (track 7)
Louis Armstrong (1967-08-16) (track 5)
lyricist:
Ira Gershwin (track 10)
Bernie Hanighen (track 9)
DuBose Heyward (track 10)
Manny Kurtz (track 8)
Irving Mills (track 8)
Mort Dixon (1926) (track 4)
Yip Harburg (1932) (track 11)
Jimmy Davis (songwriter, "Lover Man") (1942) (track 7)
Roger “Ram” Ramirez (Puerto Rican jazz pianist) (1942) (track 7)
Jimmy Sherman (1942) (track 7)
Lewis Simpkins (1952) (track 6)
Oscar Washington (1952) (track 6)
orchestra:
producer:
George Avakian (track 4)
Milt Gabler (track 7)
Norman Granz (track 6)
Bob Thiele (track 5)
vocals:
Sarah Vaughan (track 10)
Dinah Washington (1955) (track 3)
writer:
Bob Thiele (track 5)
George David Weiss (track 5)
Gerald Marks (1932) (track 3)
Seymour Simons (1932) (track 3)
publisher:
Abilene Music Inc. (track 5)
Bourne Co. (track 3)
Chappell & Co. (track 10)
Chappell Music Ltd. (tracks 10–11)
Lafleur Music Ltd. (track 8)
MCA Music (not for release label use! this is a music publisher, ASCAP-affiliated) (track 7)
Quartet Music (track 5)
Redwood Music Ltd. (Carlin) (track 4)
Warner Bros., Inc. (not for release label use!) (tracks 4, 9)
Warner/Chappell (track 10)
Warner/Chappell Music Ltd. (1996–present) (track 9)
Warner/Chappell North America Limited (formerly incorporated as Marmalade Music Ltd., from 1968/09/19–1999/11/09) (tracks 9–10)
Ira Gershwin Music (1935) (track 10)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (1935) (track 10)
recorded at:
WOR Studios in New York, New York, United States (1947-11-21) (track 9)
Columbia Studios in New York, New York, United States (1956-06-05) (track 4)
remasters:
Bye Bye Blackbird (original mono studio mix) by Miles Davis (track 4)
arrangements:
In a Sentimental Mood (for violin and piano, Logan) (track 8)
Summertime (catch-all for arrangements) (track 10)
’Round Midnight (for saxophone quartet, Müller-Irion) (track 9)
instrumental cover recording of:
April in Paris (1949-11-30) (track 11)
instrumental recording of:
Bye Bye Blackbird (1956-06-05) (track 4)
is based on:
is the basis for:
Doin’ Time (track 10)
Summertime (Rick Wakeman arrangement) (track 10)
The Bones of You (track 10)
later translated parody versions:
Tschibuti (track 10)
later translated versions:
Autour de minuit (lyrics translated by Claude Nougaro) (track 9)
Autour de minuit (lyrics translated by Boris Vian) (track 9)
C'est l'été (track 10)
Sommartid (track 10)
Summa is (track 10)
recording of:
All of Me (track 3)
Lover Man (track 7)
Summertime (American songbook standard from 1935 opera Porgy and Bess) (track 10)
’Round About Midnight (aka “’Round Midnight”) (1947-11-21) (track 9)
Night Train (Simpkins/Washington lyric version) (1962-12-15) (track 6)
What a Wonderful World (1967-08-16) (track 5)
referred to in medleys:
Let's Have Another Party (Winifred Atwell medley) (track 4)
Ja-Da Medley (track 3)
version of:
Night Train (Jimmy Forrest's original instrumental version) (track 6)

Release Group

part of: 20th Century Masters: The Millennium Collection (release group)