Tracklist

Medium 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Begin the Beguine
3:16
2 I Cover the Waterfront
3:30
3 Oh! Lady Be Good
3:09
4 Stardust
3:32
5 Indian Love Call
3:09
6 Lover, Come Back to Me
3:31
7 Temptation
3:05
8 Any Old Time
3:13
9 Frenesi
3:04
10 Comes Love
3:16
11 Moonglow
3:28
12 St. Louis Blues
3:03

Credits

Medium 1

recorded in:
New York, New York, United States (1938-07-24) (track 1)
clarinet:
Artie Shaw (1938-07-24) (track 1)
Artie Shaw (1940-09-07) (track 7)
Artie Shaw (1940-10-07) (track 4)
violin:
Al Beller (1940-09-07) (track 7)
T. Boardman (violinist who performed with Artie Shaw in 1940) (1940-09-07) (track 7)
B. Bower (violinist who performed with Artie Shaw in 1940) (1940-09-07) (track 7)
T. Klages (violinist who performed with Artie Shaw in 1940) (1940-09-07) (track 7)
E. Lamas (violinist who performed with Artie Shaw in 1940) (1940-09-07) (track 7)
B. Morrow (violinist who performed with Artie Shaw in 1940) (1940-09-07) (track 7)
Al Beller (1940-10-07) (track 4)
T. Boardman (violinist who performed with Artie Shaw in 1940) (1940-10-07) (track 4)
B. Bower (violinist who performed with Artie Shaw in 1940) (1940-10-07) (track 4)
T. Klages (violinist who performed with Artie Shaw in 1940) (1940-10-07) (track 4)
E. Lamas (violinist who performed with Artie Shaw in 1940) (1940-10-07) (track 4)
B. Morrow (violinist who performed with Artie Shaw in 1940) (1940-10-07) (track 4)
cello:
F. Goerner (cellist who performed with Artie Shaw in 1940) (1940-09-07) (track 7)
F. Goerner (cellist who performed with Artie Shaw in 1940) (1940-10-07) (track 4)
drums (drum set):
Cliff Leeman (1938-07-24) (track 1)
Nick Fatool (1940-09-07) (track 7)
Nick Fatool (1940-10-07) (track 4)
reeds:
Hank Freeman (American jazz saxophonist) (1938-07-24) (track 1)
Tony Pastor (1938-07-24) (track 1)
Ronnie Perry (1938-07-24) (track 1)
Les Robinson (1938-07-24) (track 1)
trumpet:
Johnny Best (jazz trumpeter) (1938-07-24) (track 1)
Claude Bowen (1938-07-24) (track 1)
Chuck Peterson (trumpet) (1938-07-24) (track 1)
Billy Butterfield (1940-09-07) (track 7)
J. Cathcart (1940-09-07) (track 7)
George Wendt (Swing trumpeter) (1940-09-07) (track 7)
Billy Butterfield (1940-10-07) (track 4)
J. Cathcart (1940-10-07) (track 4)
George Wendt (Swing trumpeter) (1940-10-07) (track 4)
viola:
K. Collins (violist who performed with Artie Shaw in 1940) (1940-09-07) (track 7)
A. Harshman (violist who performed with Artie Shaw in 1940) (1940-09-07) (track 7)
K. Collins (violist who performed with Artie Shaw in 1940) (1940-10-07) (track 4)
A. Harshman (violist who performed with Artie Shaw in 1940) (1940-10-07) (track 4)
guitar:
Al Avola (1938-07-24) (track 1)
bass:
Sid Weiss (1938-07-24) (track 1)
double bass:
Jud DeNaut (1940-09-07) (track 7)
Jud DeNaut (1940-10-07) (track 4)
electric guitar:
Al Hendrickson (1940-09-07) (track 7)
Al Hendrickson (1940-10-07) (track 4)
alto saxophone:
Bus Bassey (1940-09-07) (track 7)
Nelly Plump (1940-09-07) (track 7)
Bus Bassey (1940-10-07) (track 4)
Nelly Plump (1940-10-07) (track 4)
piano:
Les Burness (1938-07-24) (track 1)
Johnny Guarneri (1940-09-07) (track 7)
Johnny Guarneri (1940-10-07) (track 4)
tenor saxophone:
Jerry Jerome (1940-09-07) (track 7)
Les Robinson (1940-09-07) (track 7)
Jerry Jerome (1940-10-07) (track 4)
Les Robinson (1940-10-07) (track 4)
trombone:
George Arus (1938-07-24) (track 1)
Harry Rodgers (1938-07-24) (track 1)
Ted Vesely (1938-07-24) (track 1)
Vernon Brown (1940-09-07) (track 7)
Jack Jenney (American jazz trombonist) (1940-09-07) (track 7)
Vernon Brown (1940-10-07) (track 4)
Jack Jenney (American jazz trombonist) (1940-10-07) (track 4)
composer:
Nacio Herb Brown (US songwriter) (track 7)
Rudolf Friml (track 5)
Will Hudson (track 11)
Irving Mills (track 11)
Sam H. Stept (track 10)
Herbert Stothart (track 5)
Charles Tobias (Tin Pan Alley songwriter) (track 10)
Alberto Domínguez (track 9)
George Gershwin (composer) (1924) (track 3)
Hoagy Carmichael (1927) (track 4)
Cole Porter (1935) (track 1)
conductor:
Artie Shaw (1940-09-07) (track 7)
Artie Shaw (1940-10-07) (track 4)
lyricist:
Lew Brown (track 10)
Eddie DeLange (track 11)
Alberto Domínguez (track 9)
Arthur Freed (track 7)
Otto Harbach (track 5)
Ira Gershwin (1924) (track 3)
Mitchell Parish (1929) (track 4)
Cole Porter (1935) (track 1)
orchestra:
Artie Shaw and His Orchestra (1938-07-24) (track 1)
publisher:
Chappell Music Ltd. (tracks 1, 3, 5)
Harms, Inc. (track 5)
Ira Gershwin Music (track 3)
Mills Music, Inc. (track 4)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 3)
arrangements:
Oh, Lady Be Good (for solo piano) (track 3)
cover recording of:
Temptation (1940-09-07) (track 7)
Stardust (the jazz standard) (1940-10-07) (track 4)
is the basis for:
Divine biguine (french) (track 1)
later parody versions:
Lady Be Good (French parody) (track 3)
later translated versions:
Beguine (track 1)
Oh, dama, tem dó (track 3)
Polvere di stelle (track 4)
later versions:
Begin the Beguine (unknown language, not English) (track 1)
part of:
Jubilee (track 1)
Lady, Be Good (full musical) (track 3)
Rose-Marie: Act I (track 5)
Singin' in the Rain (1952 film) (track 7)
recording of:
Comes Love (track 10)
Frenesi (track 9)
Moonglow (track 11)
Oh, Lady Be Good! (track 3)
Begin the Beguine (1938-07-24) (track 1)
referred to in medleys:
Overture (track 7)

Release

ASIN: US: B00005QG66 [info]