Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 For Strippers
Sonny Lester & His Orchestra 2:29
2 Harlem Nocturne
Sam Taylor and His All Star Jazz Band 2:59
3 Peter Gunn
Ray Anthony and His Orchestra 1:51
4 The Man With the Golden Arm
Elmer Bernstein and His Orchestra 3:20
5 The Nervous Beat
The Creed Taylor Orchestra 2:23
6 Playboy’s Theme
Cy Coleman and His Orchestra 2:50
7 Streetcar
Ray Heindorf and His Orchestra 2:50
8 Slaughter on Tenth Avenue
Ray Anthony and His Orchestra 5:53
9 Real Gone
Sam Taylor and His All Star Jazz Band 2:54
10 Swingin’ Shepherd Blues
Moe Koffman Quartette 2:14
11 Shake ’em Up
Buddy Johnson and His Orchestra 3:17
12 Honky Tonk
Earl Palmer 2:26
13 Strip City
Charlie Barnet and His Orchestra 3:50
14 Since I Fell for You
Ella Johnson with Buddy Johnson 3:15
15 Earthquake
Charlie Singleton and His Orchestra 2:31
16 Night Train
Jimmy Forrest 3:00
17 Strip Tease Swing
Big Jay McNeely and His Band 2:40
18 Caravan
Ralph Marterie & His Orchestra 2:47
19 Stalkin’
Duane Eddy 2:26
20 Take It Off
The Genteels 1:57
21 Moonglow
Earl Bostic 2:41
22 Skid Row Boogie
Pete Johnson Sextet 2:48
23 Shish Kebab
Ted Heath & His Music 2:23
24 Ubangi Stomp
Earl Bostic 2:09
25 Cerveza
Boots Brown & His Blockbusters 2:06
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 The Street
Elmer Bernstein and Studio Orchestra 2:42
2 Blues in the Night
André Kostelanetz & His Orchestra 3:45
3 Raunchy
Billy Vaughn and His Orchestra 2:16
4 Uptown Blues
Billy May & His Orchestra 2:52
5 Dragnet
Ray Anthony and His Orchestra 2:50
6 Speakeasy Blues
Nelson Riddle and His Orchestra 4:00
7 Sorta Blue
Henry Mancini & His Orchestra 2:58
8 77 Sunset Strip
Ralph Marterie & His Orchestra 2:44
9 Tuxedo Junction
Ray Anthony and His Orchestra 3:14
10 Pad
Bobby Summers 2:00
11 Tami’s Dance
Clyde Gary and His Orchestra 1:49
12 Blue Prelude
Candido Camero 2:17
13 Sliding Horns
Buddy Johnson and His Orchestra 2:42
14 Blues Nocturne
Johnny Otis Orchestra 2:50
15 Hot Cross Buns
Paul Gayten 2:31
16 Topsy (Part 2)
Cozy Cole 3:34
17 Taboo
Arthur Lyman and His Orchestra 4:42
18 Fever
Gene Harris & The Three Sounds 2:15
19 Bésame mucho
Esquivel and His Orchestra 2:58
20 Whatever Lola Wants
Les Baxter Chorus and Orchestra 2:21
21 Temptation
Earl Bostic Sextet 2:34
22 It’s You or No-One
Gene Ammons and His Sextet 3:11
23 More Bounce to the Ounce
Lynn Hope Quintet 2:28
24 Dr. Jive Jives
Buddy Johnson and His Orchestra 3:20
25 Sack O’Woe
Johnny Dankworth & His Orchestra 5:36

Credits

CD 1

composer:
Charlie Barnet (track 13)
Elmer Bernstein (track 4)
Earl Bostic (track 24)
Billy Butler (jazz guitarist) (track 12)
Cy Coleman (track 6)
Bill Doggett (track 12)
Jimmy Forrest (track 16)
Earle Hagen (TV & film composer) (track 2)
Ken Hopkins (track 5)
Will Hudson (track 21)
Buddy Johnson (tracks 11, 14)
Pete Johnson (US Boogie-woogie pianist) (track 22)
Moe Koffman (Canadian jazz flautist and saxophonist) (track 10)
Henry Mancini (American composer, conductor and arranger) (track 3)
Big Jay McNeely (track 17)
Irving Mills (track 21)
Richard Rodgers (track 8)
Clifford Scott (track 12)
Charlie Singleton (Jazz saxophone player) (track 15)
Duke Ellington (American composer, pianist, & jazz bandleader) (1937) (track 18)
Juan Tizol (1937) (track 18)
lyricist:
Buddy Johnson (track 14)
Henry Mancini (American composer, conductor and arranger) (track 3)
Eddie DeLange (track 21)
Dick Rogers (track 2)
Irving Mills (1937) (track 18)
orchestrator:
writer:
Duane Eddy (track 19)
Lee Hazlewood (track 19)
Leroy Kirkland (track 9)
Morris Levy (track 1)
Sam Taylor (US jump blues/funk musician & songwriter) (track 9)
publisher:
Mills Music, Inc. (track 18)
Sony/ATV Harmony (track 18)
Warner Bros. Music (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 14)
Lafleur Music Ltd. (1995-12-12 –) (track 18)
arrangements:
Caravan (arranged by Au) (track 18)
Peter Gunn (arr. B. Baxter, for SATB chorus) (track 3)
instrumental cover recording of:
Peter Gunn (1958) (track 3)
instrumental recording of:
Moonglow (1952) (track 21)
Caravan (1953) (track 18)
later translated parody versions:
Wertshaus! (track 3)
later versions:
Jáiáó, eládió (track 3)
Night Train (Simpkins/Washington lyric version) (track 16)
Night Train (James Brown lyrics version) (track 16)
Night Train (66 style) (instrumental) (track 16)
parts:
recording of:
Since I Fell for You (1945) (track 14)
Skid Row Boogie (1949) (track 22)
Shake ’em Up (1950) (track 11)
Strip City (1950) (track 13)
Earthquake (1951) (track 15)
Night Train (Jimmy Forrest's original instrumental version) (1951) (track 16)
Streetcar (by "North") (1951) (track 7)
Slaughter on Tenth Avenue (1952) (track 8)
Harlem Nocturne (Mike Hammer) (1954) (track 2)
Strip Tease Swing (1954) (track 17)
Real Gone (1956) (track 9)
The Man With the Golden Arm (1956) (track 4)
Shish Kebab (1957) (track 23)
Swingin' Shepherd Blues (1957) (track 10)
Cerveza (1958) (track 25)
Stalkin’ (1958) (track 19)
Playboy’s Theme (1959) (track 6)
Ubangi Stomp (1959) (track 24)
The Nervous Beat (1960) (track 5)
For Strippers Only (1961) (track 1)
Honky Tonk (jazz instrumental) (1961) (track 12)
Take It Off (1961) (track 20)
referred to in medleys:
Ja-Da Medley (track 18)

CD 2

arranger:
Peter Herbolzheimer (track 18)
composer:
Julian Adderley (track 25)
Richard Adler (musical composer/lyricist) (track 20)
Gene Ammons (track 22)
Skip Battin (track 11)
Elmer Bernstein (track 1)
Nacio Herb Brown (US songwriter) (track 21)
Julian Dash (track 9)
Erskine Hawkins (track 9)
Bill Johnson (US jazz alto saxophonist, clarinetist and arranger) (track 9)
Buddy Johnson (track 24)
Bill Justis (track 3)
Margarita Lecuona (Cuban composer) (track 17)
Jimmie Lunceford (US jazz saxophonist and bandleader) (track 4)
Henry Mancini (American composer, conductor and arranger) (track 7)
Sid Manker (track 3)
Nelson Riddle (track 6)
Miklós Rózsa (track 5)
Walter Schumann (track 5)
Buddy Feyne (track 9)
Jerry Ross (musical composer/lyricist) (track 20)
Bobby Summers (track "Pad") (track 10)
Consuelo Velázquez (1940) (track 19)
Harold Arlen (1941) (track 2)
lyricist:
Richard Adler (musical composer/lyricist) (track 20)
Buddy Feyne (track 9)
Arthur Freed (track 21)
Jerry Ross (musical composer/lyricist) (track 20)
Bob Russell (US songwriter/lyricist Sidney Keith "Bob" Russell) (track 17)
Bobby Summers (track "Pad") (track 11)
Consuelo Velázquez (1940) (track 19)
Johnny Mercer (1941) (track 2)
writer:
Eddie Cooley (track 18)
John Davenport (songwriter Otis Blackwell) (track 18)
publisher:
Lark Music Ltd. (track 18)
Peer International Corp. (tracks 17, 19)
Southern Music Publishing Co., Inc. (later renamed as Peermusic) (track 17)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 2)
ピアーミュージック (Japan, subsidiary of Nichion) (track 17)
Calyork Music (American music publishing company) (1957-07-05 –) (track 1)
arrangements:
Tuxedo Junction (arrangement for band) (track 9)
cover recording of:
Bésame mucho (Bésame, bésame mucho como si fuera esta noche la última vez) (1957) (track 19)
instrumental cover recording of:
Tabú (Taboo) (1958) (track 17)
instrumental recording of:
Tuxedo Junction (1953) (track 9)
Blues in the Night (1954) (track 2)
Fever (1960) (track 18)
is the basis for:
TABOO (track 17)
later translated parody versions:
Fieber (track 18)
later translated versions:
Besame mucho (Finnish) (track 19)
Bésame Mucho (English lyric version by Sunny Skylar) (track 19)
Bésame mucho (French version (Dalida)) (track 19)
Dernier baiser (Bésame mucho) (track 19)
Fieber (track 18)
Fieber (track 18)
Tout ce que veut Lola (lyrics by Boris Vian) (track 20)
Yêu nhau đi (Yêu nhau đi, đời có nghĩa chi... Yêu nhau đi ta lo chi) (track 19)
フィーバー (track 18)
初恋 ("Besame Mucho") (track 19)
later versions:
Bésame mucho (Ray Conniff version) (track 19)
Dragnet '88 (track 5)
Plus jamais (track 3)
Visor (track 18)
part of:
Damn Yankees (1955 musical) (track 20)
Singin' in the Rain (1952 film) (track 21)
parts:
Dragnet March (track 5)
recording of:
Temptation (1947) (track 21)
Dr. Jive Jives (1949) (track 24)
Blues Nocturne (1950) (track 14)
More Bounce To The Ounce (1950) (track 23)
It’s You Or No-One (1951) (track 22)
Dragnet (1953) (track 5)
Whatever Lola Wants (Damn Yankees) (1955) (track 20)
Raunchy (1956) (track 3)
The Street (Elmer Bernstein song) (1956) (track 1)
Uptown Blues (1957) (track 4)
Blue Prelude (1958) (track 12)
Sliding Horns (1958) (track 13)
Sorta Blue (1958) (track 7)
Tami’s Dance (1958) (track 11)
Topsy (Part 2) (1958) (track 16)
77 Sunset Strip (1959) (track 8)
Hot Cross Buns (1959) (track 15)
Pad (1959) (track 10)
Sack o’ Woe (1960) (track 25)
Speakeasy Blues (1960) (track 6)
referred to in medleys:
Overture (track 21)

Release

ASIN: UK: B0072SK9GI [info]