Annotation

Made in the EEC.
Tracks 1 to 3 - New York, January 21 1937.
Tracks 4 and 5 - New York, July 7, 1937.
Tracks 6 and 7 - New York, August 9, 1937.
Track 8 - New York, February 16, 193.
Track 9 - New York, June 6, 1938.
Tracks 10 and 11 - New York, August 22, 1938.
Track 12 - New York, November 16, 1938.
Track 13, 15 and 16 - New York, February 3, 1939.
Track 14 - New York, February 2, 1939.
Matrix / Runout: PILZ CD CDCD1024[ AT 30511 A ]

Annotation last modified on 2016-07-17 23:33 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Swinging at the Daisy Chain
2:48
2 Honeysuckle Rose
3:01
3 Roseland Shuffle
2:34
4 One O'Clock Jump
3:04
5 John's Idea
2:59
6 Time Out
3:04
7 Topsy
3:08
8 Swinging the Blues
2:43
9 Blue and Sentimental
3:15
10 Texas Shuffle
3:09
11 Jumpin' at the Woodside
3:09
12 Pannasie Stomp
2:51
13 Cherokee, Parts 1 & 2
6:14
14 You Can Depend on Me
3:15
15 Jive at Five
2:56
16 Oh, Lady Be Good
3:07

Credits

CD 1

clarinet:
Herschel Evans (tracks 1–12)
Earle Warren (tracks 4–13, 15–16)
Lester Young (tracks 1–13, 15–16)
trumpet:
Buck Clayton (tracks 1–13, 15–16)
Shad Collins (tracks 13–16)
Harry “Sweets” Edison (tracks 8–13, 15–16)
Joe Keyes (tracks 1–3)
Ed Lewis (jazz trumpeter) (tracks 4–13, 15–16)
Bobby Moore (jazz musician) (tracks 4–7)
Carl Smith (trumpeter) (tracks 1–3)
drums:
Jo Jones (track 14)
guitar:
Freddie Green (tracks 4–13, 15–16)
Claude Williams (jazz violinist and guitarist) (tracks 1–3)
bass:
Walter Page (track 14)
electric guitar:
Eddie Durham (tracks 4–13, 15–16)
alto saxophone:
Caughey Roberts (tracks 1–3)
Earle Warren (tracks 4–13, 15–16)
piano:
Count Basie (track 14)
baritone saxophone:
Jack Washington (tracks 1–13, 15–16)
tenor saxophone:
Chu Berry (tracks 13, 15–16)
Herschel Evans (tracks 1–12)
Lester Young (tracks 1–16)
trombone:
Eddie Durham (tracks 4–5)
George Hunt (tracks 1–5)
Dan Minor (tracks 1–13, 15–16)
Benny Morton (tracks 6–13, 15–16)
Dicky Wells (tracks 10–13, 15–16)
composer:
Count Basie (tracks 1, 5, 9, 11)
Edgar Battle (track 7)
Charles Carpenter (track 14)
Mack David (track 9)
Louis Dunlap (track 14)
Eddie Durham (tracks 5, 7)
Herschel Evans (track 10)
Earl Hines (track 14)
Jerry Livingston (songwriter) (track 9)
Ray Noble (track 13)
George Gershwin (composer) (1924) (track 16)
Fats Waller (1928) (track 2)
Count Basie (1937) (tracks 3–4)
Eddie Durham (1937) (track 6)
Count Basie (1938) (track 8)
Eddie Durham (1938) (track 8)
lyricist:
Ray Noble (track 13)
Ira Gershwin (1924) (track 16)
Andy Razaf (1928) (track 2)
orchestra:
Count Basie Sextet (track 14)
vocals:
Helen Humes (tracks 13, 15–16)
Jimmy Rushing (track 14)
writer:
Count Basie (tracks 12, 15)
publisher:
Chappell Music Ltd. (track 16)
Ira Gershwin Music (track 16)
Redwood Music Ltd. (Carlin) (track 13)
Shapiro Bernstein (track 13)
WB Music Corp. (tracks 11, 16)
arrangements:
Oh, Lady Be Good (for solo piano) (track 16)
is the basis for:
later parody versions:
Lady Be Good (French parody) (track 16)
later translated versions:
Oh, dama, tem dó (track 16)
later versions:
Har ni cykellås (track 2)
part of:
Lady, Be Good (full musical) (track 16)
recording of:
Blue & Sentimental (track 9)
Cherokee (track 13)
Honeysuckle Rose (track 2)
Jive at Five (track 15)
John's Idea (track 5)
Oh, Lady Be Good! (track 16)
One O’Clock Jump (track 4)
Pannasie Stomp (track 12)
Roseland Shuffle (track 3)
Texas Shuffle (track 10)
Time Out (track 6)
Topsy (track 7)
referred to in medleys:

Release

drums: Jo Jones
bass: Walter Page
piano: Count Basie
copyrighted by: Charly Records Ltd. (for release imprints, please use "Charly Records" instead) (1992 –)
marketed by: Charly Records Ltd. (for release imprints, please use "Charly Records" instead)
phonographic copyright by: Charly Records Ltd. (for release imprints, please use "Charly Records" instead) (1992 –)
rights society: SPA (Sociedade Portuguesa de Autores; this is a rights society, not a label)
ASIN: US: B000006LKR [info]
Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/release/3302287 [info]