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 UTC.

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)
trumpet:
Louis Armstrong (1956-08-16) (track 2)
drums:
Buddy Rich (1956-08-16) (track 2)
guitar:
Herb Ellis (jazz guitarist) (1956-08-16) (track 2)
bass:
Jimmy Bond (track 14)
Ray Brown (jazz bassist) (1956-08-16) (track 2)
piano:
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (track 14)
Oscar Peterson (1956-08-16) (track 2)
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)
George Gershwin (composer) (track 14)
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:
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (track 14)
Louis Armstrong (1967-08-16) (track 6)
lyricist:
Noël Coward (track 1)
Ira Gershwin (track 14)
DuBose Heyward (track 14)
Gus Kahn (track 3)
Alan Jay Lerner (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:
Dinah Washington (track 12)
producer:
Bob Thiele (track 6)
vocals:
Louis Armstrong (track 17)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (track 14)
Louis Armstrong (1956-08-16) (track 2)
Ella Fitzgerald (1956-08-16) (track 2)
writer:
Al Hoffman (track 7)
Carl Lampl (track 7)
Jerry Livingston (songwriter) (track 7)
Bob Thiele (track 6)
George David Weiss (track 6)
publisher:
Abilene Music Inc. (track 6)
EMI Miller Catalog, Inc. (tracks 17, 17)
Gus Kahn Music Co. (track 3)
Quartet Music (track 6)
Tobago Music Co. (track 3)
Gershwin Publishing Corp (1935) (track 14)
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)
cover recording of:
I’ve Grown Accustomed to Her Face (My Fair Lady) (track 8)
Mad About the Boy (track 1)
later translated parody versions:
later translated versions:
Kind mot kind (track 2)
Kumm hoit mi Porgy (track 14)
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)
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)
My Fair Lady Suite (track 8)