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:
Antônio Carlos Jobim (Tom Jobim) (track 5)
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)
Antônio Carlos Jobim (Tom Jobim) (track 5)
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)