Annotation

Apparently released also by Galaxy as a 2 discs boxset (Giants of Jazz).

Annotation last modified on 2007-11-08 19:09 .

Tracklist

Medium 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Jersey Bounce
Benny Goodman 3:00
2 Mack The Knife
Louis Armstrong 3:24
3 Sophisticated Lady
Duke Ellington & His Orchestra 3:00
4 Moonlight Serenade
Glenn Miller 2:24
5 I'm Getting Sentimental Over You
Tommy Dorsey 2:09
6 Flash
Harry James 3:17
7 Dizzy Spells
Lionel Hampton 5:22
8 One O'Clock Jump
Count Basie 3:08
9 Caldonia
Woody Herman 7:21
10 Little Brown Jug
Glenn Miller 3:02
11 Perdido
Duke Ellington & His Orchestra 2:24
12 Hello Dolly
Louis Armstrong 2:26
13 Chiribiribin
Harry James 2:31
14 All of Me
Count Basie 3:03
15 Don't Be That Way
Benny Goodman 3:19
16 On the Sunny Side of the Street
Louis Armstrong 3:20

Credits

Medium 1

clarinet:
Barney Bigard (1955) (track 2)
clarinet and tenor saxophone:
Jimmy Hamilton (US jazz clarinettist/saxophonist, arranger, composer) (1946-03-28) (track 11)
trumpet:
William “Cat” Anderson (1946-03-28) (track 11)
Bernard Flood (1946-03-28) (track 11)
Shelton "Scad" Hemphill (1946-03-28) (track 11)
Taft Jordan (1946-03-28) (track 11)
Francis Williams (1946-03-28) (track 11)
Louis Armstrong (1955) (track 2)
membranophone:
Sonny Greer (1946-03-28) (track 11)
Barrett Deems (1955) (track 2)
guitar:
Fred Guy (1946-03-28) (track 11)
bass:
Arvell Shaw (1955) (track 2)
double bass:
Oscar Pettiford (1946-03-28) (track 11)
alto saxophone:
Otto Hardwick (1946-03-28) (track 11)
Johnny Hodges (1946-03-28) (track 11)
piano:
Duke Ellington (American composer, pianist, & jazz bandleader) (1946-03-28) (track 11)
Billy Kyle (1955) (track 2)
baritone saxophone:
Harry Carney (1946-03-28) (track 11)
tenor saxophone:
Al Sears (1946-03-28) (track 11)
trombone:
Lawrence Brown (jazz trombonist) (1946-03-28) (track 11)
Joe "Tricky Sam" Nanton (1946-03-28) (track 11)
Wilbur de Paris (1946-03-28) (track 11)
Trummy Young (1955) (track 2)
valve trombone:
Claude Jones (1946-03-28) (track 11)
composer:
Jerry Herman (track 12)
Jimmy McHugh (songwriter) (track 16)
Fleecy Moore (track 9)
Juan Tizol (track 11)
Kurt Weill (track 2)
lead vocals:
Louis Armstrong (1955) (track 2)
lyricist:
Jerry Herman (track 12)
Fleecy Moore (track 9)
Bertolt Brecht (track 2)
Dorothy Fields (US Tin Pan Alley librettist and lyricist) (track 16)
translator:
Marc Blitzstein (1954) (track 2)
publisher:
Universal Edition (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 2)
cover recording of:
Hello, Dolly! (track 12)
Mack the Knife (1954 Blitzstein translation) (1955) (track 2)
later translated versions:
On the Sunny Side of the Street (Portuguese version) (track 16)
Quando sogno (track 16)
later versions:
Caldonia (Eddy Mitchell song) (track 9)
Hello, Dolly (french version) (track 12)
Perdido (with lyrics) (track 11)
part of:
Hello, Dolly! (track 12)
recording of:
Caldonia (track 9)
Perdido (original instrumental version) (1946-03-28) (track 11)
referred to in medleys:
translated version of: