Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 'Round Midnight
Thelonious Monk Quintet 3:12
2 Bud's Bubble
Bud Powell Trio 2:36
3 Well You Needn't
Thelonious Monk Trio 2:57
4 Epistrophy
Kenny Clarke & His 52nd Street Boys 2:54
5 Off Minor
Bud Powell Trio 2:23
6 In Walked Bud
Thelonious Monk Quintet 2:53
7 Flyin' Hawk
Coleman Hawkins Quartet 2:49
8 Gotta Do Some War Work
Cootie Williams Sextet 3:08
9 Buzzy
Charlie Parker Quintet 2:40
10 Ruby My Dear
Thelonious Monk Trio 3:07
11 Thelonious
Thelonious Monk Sextet 3:01
12 Fools Fancy
Sonny Stitt All Stars 2:38
13 Everything Happens to Me
Bud Powell Trio 2:40
14 April in Paris
Thelonious Monk Trio 3:20
15 Humph
Thelonious Monk Sextet 2:53
16 Dexter Rides Again
Dexter Gordon Quintet 3:17
17 Bebop in Pastel
Sonny Stitt All Stars 3:01
18 In the Spotlite
Dizzy Gillespie and His Orchestra 2:29
19 Nice Work If You Can Get It
Joe Guy with Thelonious Monk, Nick Fenton & Kenny Clarke 4:04
20 Nice Work If You Can Get It
Bud Powell Trio 2:19
21 Dancing on the Stars
Johnny Hodges and His Orchestra 2:53
22 Front and Center
John Kirby and His Orchestra 2:52

Credits

CD 1

composer:
Kenny Clarke (track 4)
Matt Dennis (American singer, pianist, band leader) (track 13)
Thelonious Monk (tracks 1, 3–6, 10–11, 15)
Bud Powell (track 2)
Cootie Williams (track 1)
Vernon Duke (1932) (track 14)
George Gershwin (composer) (1937) (tracks 19–20)
lyricist:
Tom Adair (track 13)
Bernie Hanighen (track 1)
Yip Harburg (1932) (track 14)
Ira Gershwin (1937) (tracks 19–20)
publisher:
Chappell Music Ltd. (track 14)
Embassy Music Corporation (tracks 4–5, 10, 13)
Music Sales Corporation (American copyright holder in both popular and classical music) (track 4)
Regent Music (BMI) (track 3)
Warner Bros., Inc. (not for release label use!) (track 1)
Warner/Chappell Music Ltd. (1996–present) (track 1)
Warner/Chappell North America Limited (formerly incorporated as Marmalade Music Ltd., from 1968/09/19–1999/11/09) (track 1)
Gershwin Publishing Corp (1937) (tracks 19–20)
arrangements:
’Round Midnight (for saxophone quartet, Müller-Irion) (track 1)
instrumental recording of:
is the basis for:
Rubies (track 10)
later translated versions:
Autour de minuit (lyrics translated by Boris Vian) (track 1)
Autour de minuit (lyrics translated by Claude Nougaro) (track 1)
later versions:
Dear Ruby (track 10)
It's Over Now (track 3)
Suddenly (track 6)
part of:
A Damsel in Distress (1937 film score) (tracks 19–20)
Crazy For You (1992 Musical) (tracks 19–20)
recording of:
April in Paris (track 14)
Bud's Bubble (track 2)
Epistrophy (track 4)
Humph (track 15)
In Walked Bud (track 6)
Off Minor (track 5)
Ruby, My Dear (track 10)
Thelonious (track 11)
Well, You Needn't (track 3)
’Round About Midnight (aka “’Round Midnight”) (track 1)
referred to in medleys:

Release

part of: Jazz Greats (Marshall Cavendish) (number: 48)
ASIN: UK: B001A8478M [info]