Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 It Don't Mean a Thing, (so) Sing, Sing, Sing
2:36
2 Summertime
4:16
3 Song for R.C.
5:26
4 Goin' Fishin'
3:39
5 Lush Life
3:23
6 Taking a Chance on Love
2:43
7 The Immovable Do
4:09
8 Danny Boy
3:03
9 The Reel Jig
3:23
10 Portals: a Prelude for Saxophones
3:50
11 Fantasy in D. No. 1 (Five Part)
3:47
12 Fantasy & Air, No. 1 (Six Part)
7:07
13 Tip-Toe Thru' the Tulips with Me
3:25
14 Stars and Stripes Forever
2:21

Credits

CD 1

arranger:
Roxtar (saxophonist) (track 8)
Percy Grainger (tracks 11–12)
Ann Merrell (tracks 1–2, 4–5)
James Morgan (conductor) (track 2)
Lennie Niehaus (track 6)
Juliette Pochin (track 2)
Art Springs (track 13)
Walter Todenhoft (track 8)
Bobby Van Eps (track 14)
composer:
Joe Burke (American composer) (track 13)
Vernon Duke (track 6)
George Gershwin (composer) (track 2)
William Lawes (track 12)
Victor Morosco (track 3)
Louis Prima (track 1)
Roxtar (saxophonist) (track 9)
Carl Anton Wirth (track 10)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 8)
Percy Grainger (track 7)
Ann Merrell (track 4)
John Jenkins (English composer) (1630) (track 11)
John Philip Sousa (1896) (track 14)
Edward Kennedy "Duke" Ellington (American composer, pianist, & jazz bandleader) (1931-08) (track 1)
Billy Strayhorn (1933 – 1938) (track 5)
guest solo alto saxophone:
Victor Morosco (track 3)
lyricist:
Louis Prima (track 1)
Al Dubin (track 13)
Ted Fetter (track 6)
Ira Gershwin (track 2)
DuBose Heyward (track 2)
John Latouche (track 6)
Frederick Edward Weatherly (1910 – 1913) (track 8)
Irving Mills (1931) (track 1)
Billy Strayhorn (1933 – 1938) (track 5)
solo alto saxophone:
Kristen Strom (track 2)
solo tenor saxophone:
Dale Mills (track 2)
publisher:
Boosey & Hawkes, Inc. (USA, publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 8)
Chappell & Co. (track 2)
EMI Mills Music (ASCAP) (track 1)
Warner/Chappell (track 2)
Warner/Chappell North America Limited (formerly incorporated as Marmalade Music Ltd., from 1968/09/19–1999/11/09) (track 2)
Ira Gershwin Music (1935) (track 2)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (1935) (track 2)
arrangement of:
The Immovable Do (for organ) (track 7)
arrangements:
Danny Boy (arr. Joseph Flummerfelt) (track 8)
Danny Boy (James Last arrangement) (track 8)
Danny Boy (arr. Gamley) (track 8)
Danny Boy (for violin and orchestra, arr. Lenehan & Kennedy) (track 8)
Summertime (catch-all for arrangements) (track 2)
The Stars and Stripes Forever (arr. Bruce Dukov for Violin and Cello) (track 14)
The Stars and Stripes Forever (for 2 pianos 8 hands, Wilberg) (track 14)
cover recording of:
Summertime (American songbook standard from 1935 opera Porgy and Bess) (track 2)
is based on:
Londonderry Air (track 8)
is the basis for:
Be Kind to Your Small Person Friends (Horton Hears a Who!) (track 14)
Doin’ Time (track 2)
Summertime (Rick Wakeman arrangement) (track 2)
Swingy Thing (Solo Tenor Horn & Brass Band) (track 1)
The Bones of You (track 2)
later translated parody versions:
Tschibuti (track 2)
later translated versions:
C'est l'été (track 2)
Daß ich Dich wiederseh’ (Taking a Chance on Love) (track 6)
Sommartid (track 2)
Summa is (track 2)
later versions:
medley including a recording of:
Sing, Sing, Sing (track 1)
orchestrations:
The Stars and Stripes Forever (arranged by Leopold Stokowski) (track 14)
parts:
Lush Life (Intro) (track 5)
recording of:
Danny Boy (track 8)
Fantasy in D. No. 1 (track 11)
Goin' Fishin' (track 4)
Lush Life (track 5)
Six-Part Fantasy and Air no. 1 (for wind, Grainger) (track 12)
Song for R.C. (track 3)
The Immovable Do (for wind band) (track 7)
The Reel Jig (track 9)
referred to in medleys:

Release

bombarde: Roxtar (saxophonist)
soprano saxophone: Roxtar (saxophonist)
Kristen Strom
bass saxophone: Art Springs
alto saxophone: Dale Mills
Roxtar (saxophonist)
Don Stevens (Nuclear Whales saxophonist)
Kristen Strom
contrabass saxophone: Don Stevens (Nuclear Whales saxophonist)
sopranino saxophone: Roxtar (saxophonist)
baritone saxophone: Ann Merrell
tenor saxophone: Dale Mills
Art Springs
assistant engineer: Pete Carlson (engineer and producer)
engineer: Fred Catero
guest bass saxophone: Bill Perkins (jazz saxophonist)
guest alto saxophone: Victor Morosco
guest tenor saxophone: Michael Corner
mastering: Paul Stubblebine
producer: Don Stevens (Nuclear Whales saxophonist)
mastered at: Rocket Lab in San Francisco, California, United States
recorded at: Bay View Studios in Richmond, California, United States (1992-03-29 – 1992-07-05)
ASIN: US: B000003JXP [info]