Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Rose of the Rio Grande
Ivie Anderson with Duke Ellington & His Orchestra 2:57
2 (What Did I Do to Be So) Black and Blue
Ethel Waters 3:04
3 The River’s Taking Care of Me
Connee Boswell with The Dorsey Brothers Orchestra 3:01
4 Skylark
Anita O’Day & Gene Krupa and His Orchestra 3:09
5 I’m Nobody’s Baby
Mildred Bailey 3:00
6 Ooooh-Wee!
Dolores Hawkins 3:03
7 Frenesi
Betty Carter 2:31
8 Fine and Mellow
Billie Holiday with Mal Waldron All-Stars 6:27
9 Mean to Me
Sarah Vaughan with George Treadwell & His All Stars 2:54
10 Lover Come Back to Me
Mildred Bailey & Her Orchestra 3:16
11 Mama’s Gone, Goodbye
Midge Williams and Her Jazz Jesters 3:03
12 Old Yazoo
The Boswell Sisters 3:14
13 All My Life
Ella Fitzgerald & Teddy Wilson and His Orchestra 3:12
14 On the Sunny Side of the Street
Peggy Lee & The Benny Goodman Sextet 3:14
15 Summertime
Sarah Vaughan 3:15
16 St. Louis Blues
Maxine Sullivan & John Kirby and His Orchestra 3:08
17 Take the "A"-Train
Betty Roché & Duke Ellington & His Orchestra 7:57

Credits

CD 1

composer:
Alberto Domínguez (track 7)
Billie Holiday (track 8)
lyricist:
Alberto Domínguez (track 7)
Billie Holiday (track 8)
vocals:
Midge Williams (track 11)
earliest release:
cover recording of:
Frenesi (track 7)
recording of:
Fine and Mellow (track 8)

Release

ASIN: FR: B000025A9C [info]