Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Second Balcony Jump
Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis & Johnny Griffin 4:25
2 Serenade to a Cuckoo
Rahsaan Roland Kirk 4:35
3 Speedball
Lee Morgan 5:34
4 Infant Eyes
Wayne Shorter 6:55
5 Wave
Antonio Carlos Jobim 2:53
6 But Beautiful
Stan Getz & Bill Evans 4:45
7 Subdued
Jackie McLean 5:55
8 Fox Hunt
Maynard Ferguson and His Orchestra 3:20
9 Jumpin' the Blues
Jimmy Smith 5:30
10 Watermelon Man
Herbie Hancock 7:11
11 The Cooker
The George Benson Quartet 4:20
12 Ogunde
John Coltrane 3:40
13 Hora Decubitus
Charles Mingus 4:46
14 Tones for Joan's Bones
Chick Corea 6:10
15 One, Two, 1-2-3-4
Gary Burton Quartet 5:59
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Cotton Tail
Wes Montgomery 3:41
2 The Mooche
Louis Armstrong & Duke Ellington 3:41
3 Little B's Poem
Bobby Hutcherson 5:11
4 Desmond Blue
Paul Desmond 3:41
5 When I Fall in Love
The Three Sounds 4:58
6 Nardis
George Russell 4:43
7 My One and Only Love
Grant Green 5:53
8 Serenade to a Soul Sister
Horace Silver 6:22
9 Groovin' With Jug
Richard "Groove" Holmes & Gene Ammons 4:23
10 Blues for the Orient
Yusef Lateef 5:42
11 Happy Times
Freddie Hubbard 4:34
12 Dat Dere
The Cannonball Adderley Quintet 5:33
13 I Guess I'll Hang My Tears Out to Dry
Dexter Gordon 5:23
14 Sombrero Sam
The Charles Lloyd Quartet 5:17
15 Pussy Wiggle Stomp
The Don Ellis Orchestra 6:46

Credits

CD 1

recorded in:
New York, New York, United States (1963-09-20) (track 13)
clarinet:
Dick Hafer (1963-09-20) (track 13)
oboe:
Dick Hafer (1963-09-20) (track 13)
trumpet:
Eddie Preston (1963-09-20) (track 13)
Richard Williams (jazz trumpeter) (1963-09-20) (track 13)
membranophone:
Walter Perkins (Chicago jazz drummer) (1963-09-20) (track 13)
soprano saxophone:
Jerome Richardson (1963-09-20) (track 13)
flute:
Eric Dolphy (track 13)
Dick Hafer (1963-09-20) (track 13)
Jerome Richardson (1963-09-20) (track 13)
guitar:
Jay Berliner (1963-09-20) (track 13)
guitar and piano:
bass:
Charles Mingus (track 13)
double bass:
Charles Mingus (1963-09-20) (track 13)
alto saxophone:
Eric Dolphy (track 13)
alto saxophone and flute:
Eric Dolphy (1963-09-20) (track 13)
piano:
Charles Mingus (track 13)
Jaki Byard (1963-09-20) (track 13)
baritone saxophone:
Jerome Richardson (1963-09-20) (track 13)
tuba:
Don Butterfield (1963-09-20) (track 13)
tenor saxophone:
Booker Ervin (1963-09-20) (track 13)
Dick Hafer (1963-09-20) (track 13)
trombone:
Britt Woodman (1963-09-20) (track 13)
composer:
Gary Burton (track 15)
John Coltrane (track 12)
Larry Coryell (track 15)
Charles Mingus (track 13)
Lee Morgan (track 3)
Wayne Shorter (US jazz saxophonist and composer) (track 4)
engineer:
Bob Simpson (US jazz engineer/producer) (track 13)
producer:
Bob Thiele (track 13)
recording engineer:
Bob Simpson (US jazz engineer/producer) (1963-09-20 –) (track 13)
later versions:
Infant Eyes (lyrics Doug Carn) (track 4)
Wave (English lyrics) (track 5)
Wave (Portuguese lyrics) (track 5)
live recording of:
Speedball (track 3)
recording of:
Infant Eyes (track 4)
Ogunde (track 12)
One, Two, 1-2-3-4 (track 15)
Wave (original instrumental) (track 5)
Hora Decubitus (1963-09-20) (track 13)

CD 2

clarinet:
Barney Bigard (1961-04-04) (track 2)
trumpet:
Louis Armstrong (1961-04-04) (track 2)
Charles Tolliver (1968-02-23) (track 8)
membranophone:
Danny Barcelona (1961-04-04) (track 2)
Louis Hayes (1962-03-01) (track 7)
Mickey Roker (1968-02-23) (track 8)
guitar:
Grant Green (Jazz guitarist) (1962-03-01) (track 7)
bass:
Sam Jones (jazz bassist) (1962-03-01) (track 7)
Bob Cranshaw (1968-02-23) (track 8)
double bass:
Mort Herbert (1961-04-04) (track 2)
piano:
Duke Ellington (American composer, pianist, & jazz bandleader) (1961-04-04) (track 2)
Sonny Clark (1962-03-01) (track 7)
Horace Silver (1968-02-23) (track 8)
tenor saxophone:
Ike Quebec (1962-03-01) (track 7)
Stanley Turrentine (1968-02-23) (track 8)
trombone:
Trummy Young (1961-04-04) (track 2)
composer:
Duke Ellington (American composer, pianist, & jazz bandleader) (track 2)
Yusef Lateef (track 10)
Robert Mellin (track 7)
Irving Mills (track 2)
Guy Wood (track 7)
engineer:
Rudy van Gelder (1962-03-01) (track 7)
lead vocals:
Louis Armstrong (1961-04-04) (track 2)
lyricist:
Robert Mellin (track 7)
producer:
Alfred Lion (tracks 7–8)
Bob Thiele (track 2)
recording engineer:
Rudy van Gelder (track 8)
Ray Hall (engineer) (track 2)
publisher:
Colgems (track 7)
EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!) (track 7)
recorded at:
RCA Studios (New York, later noted as RCA Recording Studios) in New York, New York, United States (1961-04-03 – 1961-04-04) (track 2)
Van Gelder Studio (Englewood Cliffs, July 20, 1959 -) in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, United States (1962-03-01) (track 7)
Van Gelder Studio (Englewood Cliffs, July 20, 1959 -) in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, United States (1968-02-23) (track 8)
instrumental recording of:
My One and Only Love (1962-03-01) (track 7)
is the basis for:
later translated versions:
recording of:
The Mooche (1961-04-04) (track 2)
version of:
Music from Beyond the Moon (My One and Only Love) (track 7)

Release

ASIN: US: B000H1XOYG [info]

Release Group

part of: Classic Jazz (Time-Life Music)