Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 From the Heart
3:36
2 I've Got News for You
4:33
3 Moanin'
3:19
4 Let's Go
2:44
5 One Mint Julep
3:06
6 I'm Gonna Move to the Outskirts of Town
3:43
7 Stompin' Room Only
3:47
8 Mister C
4:32
9 Strike Up the Band
2:37
10 Birth of the Blues
5:12
11 Let the Good Times Roll
2:53

Credits

CD 1

trumpet:
Marcus Belgrave (1959-05-06 – 1959-06-23) (track 11)
Joe Newman (US jazz trumpeter) (1959-05-06 – 1959-06-23) (track 11)
Ernie Royal (1959-05-06 – 1959-06-23) (track 11)
Clark Terry (1959-05-06 – 1959-06-23) (track 11)
Snookie Young (1959-05-06 – 1959-06-23) (track 11)
Phillip Guilbeau (1960-12-26) (tracks 1–3, 7)
Thad Jones (1960-12-26) (tracks 1–3, 7)
Joe Newman (US jazz trumpeter) (1960-12-26) (tracks 1–3, 7)
Clark Terry (1960-12-26) (tracks 1–3, 7)
Eugene Young (1960-12-26) (tracks 1, 3, 7)
Eugene "Snooky" Young (1960-12-26) (track 2)
John Frosk (1960-12-27) (tracks 4–5, 10)
Jimmy Nottingham (1960-12-27) (tracks 4–5, 10)
Joe Wilder (1960-12-27) (tracks 4–5, 10)
membranophone:
Sonny Payne (1960-12-26) (tracks 1–3, 7)
Roy Haynes (1960-12-27) (tracks 4–5, 10)
flute and saxophone:
Frank Wess (1959-05-06 – 1959-06-23) (track 11)
organ:
Ray Charles (soul musician, singer and songwriter) (1960-12-26) (tracks 1–3, 7)
Ray Charles (soul musician, singer and songwriter) (1960-12-27) (tracks 4–5, 10)
guitar:
Freddie Green (1960-12-26) (tracks 1–3, 7)
Sam Herman (guitar, jazz) (1960-12-27) (tracks 4–5, 10)
bass:
Eddie Jones (US jazz double bassist) (1960-12-26) (tracks 1–3, 7)
Joe Benjamin (US jazz bassist) (1960-12-27) (tracks 4–5, 10)
alto saxophone:
Marshall Royal (1959-05-06 – 1959-06-23) (track 11)
Marshall Royal (1960-12-26) (tracks 1–3, 7)
Frank Wess (1960-12-26) (tracks 1–3, 7)
George Dorsey (1960-12-27) (tracks 4–5, 10)
Earle Warren (1960-12-27) (tracks 4–5, 10)
piano:
Ray Charles (soul musician, singer and songwriter) (1959-05-06 – 1959-06-23) (track 11)
baritone saxophone:
Charlie Fowlkes (1960-12-26) (tracks 1–3, 7)
Haywood Henry (1960-12-27) (tracks 4–5, 10)
tenor saxophone:
Paul Gonsalves (1959-05-06 – 1959-06-23) (track 11)
David “Fathead” Newman (1959-05-06 – 1959-06-23) (track 11)
Zoot Sims (US jazz saxophonist) (1959-05-06 – 1959-06-23) (track 11)
Frank Foster (saxophonist) (1960-12-26) (tracks 1–3, 7)
Billy Mitchell (US jazz saxophonist) (1960-12-26) (tracks 1–3, 7)
Budd Johnson (1960-12-27) (tracks 4–5, 10)
Seldon Powell (1960-12-27) (tracks 4–5, 10)
trombone:
Quentin Jackson (1959-05-06 – 1959-06-23) (track 11)
Melba Liston (1959-05-06 – 1959-06-23) (track 11)
Henry Coker (1960-12-26) (tracks 1–3, 7)
Urbie Green (1960-12-26) (tracks 1–3, 7)
Al Grey (1960-12-26) (tracks 1–3, 7)
Benny Powell (1960-12-26) (tracks 1–3, 7)
Jimmy Cleveland (1960-12-27) (tracks 4–5, 10)
Urbie Green (1960-12-27) (tracks 4–5, 10)
Keg Johnson (jazz trombonist) (1960-12-27) (tracks 4–5, 10)
George Matthews (1960-12-27) (tracks 4–5, 10)
additional writer:
Cab Calloway (track 10)
arranger:
Ralph Burns (tracks 2, 4, 10)
Quincy Jones (tracks 1, 3, 5, 7, 11)
composer:
Ray Charles (soul musician, singer and songwriter) (tracks 1, 4, 8)
Ray Henderson (track 10)
Bobby Timmons (track 3)
Rudolph Toombs (track 5)
Roy Alfred (track 2)
George Gershwin (composer) (1927) (track 9)
Sam Theard (1946) (track 11)
Fleecy Moore (1946) (track 11)
lyricist:
Rudolph Toombs (track 5)
Roy Alfred (track 2)
Lew Brown (track 10)
Buddy DeSylva (track 10)
Ira Gershwin (1927) (track 9)
Sam Theard (1946) (track 11)
Fleecy Moore (1946) (track 11)
producer:
Nesuhi Ertegun (track 11)
Creed Taylor (tracks 2, 5)
Jerry Wexler (track 11)
vocals:
Ray Charles (soul musician, singer and songwriter) (1959-05-06 – 1959-06-23) (track 11)
Ray Charles (soul musician, singer and songwriter) (1960-12-26) (track 2)
Ray Charles (soul musician, singer and songwriter) (1960-12-27) (track 5)
writer:
Roy Jordan (track 6)
William Weldon (track 6)
Howard Marks (Writer of "Stompin' Room Only") (1940) (track 7)
recorded at:
6 West Recording in New York, New York, United States (1959-05-06 – 1959-06-23) (track 11)
Van Gelder Studio (Englewood Cliffs, July 20, 1959 -) in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, United States (1960-12-26) (tracks 1–3, 7)
Van Gelder Studio (Englewood Cliffs, July 20, 1959 -) in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, United States (1960-12-27) (tracks 4–5, 10)
sampled by:
Everybody by Sam Snee (track 11)
arrangements:
Strike Up the Band (for solo piano) (track 9)
cover recording of:
Strike Up the Band (1927 Gershwin song) (track 9)
Let the Good Times Roll (1959-05-06 – 1959-06-23) (track 11)
Moanin' (1960-12-26) (track 3)
Stompin' Room Only (1960-12-26) (track 7)
Birth of the Blues (1960-12-27) (track 10)
One Mint Julep (1960-12-27) (track 5)
later translated versions:
later versions:
Moanin' (track 3)
Moanin’ (track 3)
orchestrations:
Strike Up the Band! (unknown orchestration of the song) (track 9)
part of:
Strike up the Band (1927 Gershwin musical) (track 9)
recording of:
Mister C (track 8)
From the Heart (1960-12-26) (track 1)
I’ve Got News for You (1960-12-26) (track 2)
Let’s Go (1960-12-27) (track 4)
referred to in medleys:

Release

ASIN: UK: B006GP3SGG [info]