Annotation

Also released (with same disc-id) under label Bluenite (BN038) in 1996 under the name Midnight Jazz Moods.

Annotation last modified on 2010-01-25 19:55 .

Tracklist

Medium 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Mad About the Boy
Dinah Washington 5 2:52
2 Cheek to Cheek
Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong 4 5:57
3 My Baby Just Cares for Me
Nina Simone 3:42
4 I've Got You Under My Skin
Louis Prima & Keely Smith 2:37
5 Love Is a Many Splendored Thing
Nat King Cole 2:39
6 What a Wonderful World
Louis Armstrong 4 2:20
7 Close to You
Dinah Washington feat. Lionel Hampton & His Septet 4:47
8 I've Grown Accustomed to Her Face
Tony Bennett feat. The Count Basie Orchestra 3:05
9 September in the Rain
Peggy Lee 3:27
10 More Than You Know
Lena Horne 3:09
11 Carelessly
Billie Holiday 3:12
12 Willow Weep for Me
Lionel Hampton feat. Dinah Washington 5:09
13 Summertime
Sarah Vaughan 3:14
14 I Loves You Porgy
Nina Simone 4:11
15 Smoke Gets in Your Eyes
Dinah Washington 3:31
16 Moonlight in Vermont
Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong 3:45
17 A Kiss to Build a Dream On
Louis Armstrong 4 3:01
18 Stompin' at the Savoy
Benny Goodman 2:30

Credits

Medium 1

recorded in:
New York, New York, United States (1957-12) (track 14)
New York, United States (1967-08-16) (track 6)
drums (drum set):
Buddy Rich (1956-08-16) (track 2)
Albert “Tootie” Heath (1957-12) (track 14)
trumpet:
Louis Armstrong (1956-08-16) (track 2)
guitar:
Herb Ellis (jazz guitarist) (1956-08-16) (track 2)
bass:
Ray Brown (jazz bassist) (1956-08-16) (track 2)
Jimmy Bond (1957-12) (track 14)
piano:
Oscar Peterson (1956-08-16) (track 2)
Nina Simone (US singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger and civil rights activist) (1957-12) (track 14)
arranger:
James Morgan (conductor) (track 13)
Juliette Pochin (track 13)
chorus master:
Tommy Goodman (Pianist, arranger for Benny Goodman and Duke Ellington) (1967-08-16) (track 6)
composer:
Noël Coward (track 1)
Walter Donaldson (track 3)
Sammy Fain (track 5)
George Gershwin (composer) (tracks 13–14)
Karl Suessdorf (track 16)
Harry Ruby (1935) (tracks 17, 17)
Irving Berlin (1935) (track 2)
Cole Porter (1936) (track 4)
Frederick Loewe (1956) (track 8)
conductor:
Tommy Goodman (Pianist, arranger for Benny Goodman and Duke Ellington) (1967-08-16) (track 6)
engineer:
Eddie Brackett (track 6)
Bob Simpson (US jazz engineer/producer) (track 6)
lead vocals:
Louis Armstrong (track 17)
Nina Simone (US singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger and civil rights activist) (1957-12) (track 14)
Louis Armstrong (1967-08-16) (track 6)
lyricist:
Noël Coward (track 1)
John Blackburn (songwriter) (track 16)
Ira Gershwin (tracks 13–14)
DuBose Heyward (tracks 13–14)
Gus Kahn (track 3)
Alan Jay Lerner (Lyricist and composer) (track 8)
Irving Berlin (1935) (track 2)
Oscar Hammerstein II (1935) (tracks 17, 17)
Bert Kalmar (1935) (tracks 17, 17)
Cole Porter (1936) (track 4)
performer:
Ella Fitzgerald (track 2)
Dinah Washington (track 12)
Louis Armstrong (track 2)
producer:
Bob Thiele (track 6)
vocals:
Dinah Washington (track 1)
Sarah Vaughan (track 13)
Louis Armstrong (1956-08-16) (track 2)
Ella Fitzgerald (1956-08-16) (track 2)
Nina Simone (US singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger and civil rights activist) (1957-12) (track 14)
writer:
Al Hoffman (track 7)
Carl Lampl (track 7)
Jerry Livingston (songwriter) (track 7)
Bob Thiele (track 6)
George David Weiss (track 6)
phonographic copyright by:
Bethlehem Records (50s Jazz Label) (1958) (track 14)
MCA Records, Inc. (do not use as a release label! a division of UMG Recordings, Inc.) (1968) (track 6)
publisher:
Abilene Music Inc. (track 6)
Carlin Music Corp. (track 6)
Chappell & Co. (track 13)
Chappell & Co., Inc. (tracks 4, 13)
Chappell Music Ltd. (tracks 1, 13)
EMI Miller Catalog, Inc. (tracks 17, 17)
Gus Kahn Music Co. (track 3)
Quartet Music Inc. (track 6)
Tobago Music Co. (track 3)
Warner Chappell Music Ltd. (tracks 4, 8, 16)
Warner/Chappell (track 13)
Warner/Chappell North America Limited (formerly incorporated as Marmalade Music Ltd., from 1968/09/19–1999/11/09) (tracks 8, 13)
Gershwin Publishing Corp (1935) (track 14)
Ira Gershwin Music (1935) (track 13)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (1935) (track 13)
recorded at:
Capitol Studios (Hollywood, CA) in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1956-08-16) (track 2)
arrangements:
Mad About the Boy (arr Paul Campbell) (track 1)
Summertime (catch-all for arrangements) (track 13)
cover recording of:
I’ve Grown Accustomed to Her Face (My Fair Lady) (track 8)
Mad About the Boy (1961) (track 1)
is based on:
is the basis for:
Doin’ Time (track 13)
Summertime (Rick Wakeman arrangement) (track 13)
The Bones of You (track 13)
later translated parody versions:
Tschibuti (track 13)
later translated versions:
C'est l'été (track 13)
Kind mot kind (track 2)
Kumm hoit mi Porgy (track 14)
Sommartid (track 13)
Summa is (track 13)
live cover recording of:
A Kiss to Build a Dream On (1967-07) (track 17)
part of:
Born to Dance (track 4)
My Fair Lady (full musical) (track 8)
recording of:
Cheek to Cheek (Top Hat) (track 2)
Close to You (track 7)
Summertime (American songbook standard from 1935 opera Porgy and Bess) (track 13)
I Loves You, Porgy (1957-12) (track 14)
What a Wonderful World (1967-08-16) (track 6)
referred to in medleys:
Top Hat Medley (Charlie Kunz) (tracks 2, 2)
Porgy and Bess Suite (tracks 13–14)
My Fair Lady Suite (track 8)