Annotation

The deluxe package includes the DVD and CD of the concert, 3 studio bonus tracks (Tracks 15–17), and a 30 minute documentary on Nikki.

Annotation last modified on 2014-05-08 14:37 .

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Lullaby of Birdland
3:24
2 It Don’t Mean a Thing (If It Ain’t Got That Swing)
4:41
3 Swingin’ on the Moon
3:25
4 You’ve Changed
3:47
5 Flyin’ Home
2:28
6 Relax Max
2:55
7 Old MacDonald
2:16
8 Hear Me Talkin’ to Ya
3:59
9 Ain’t Got Nothin’ but the Blues
4:41
10 At Last
2:56
11 The Way You Look Tonight
3:35
12 A Tisket, a Tasket
2:18
13 Somewhere Over the Rainbow
4:57
14 Deed I Do
3:02
15 Vote for Mr. Rhythm
2:22
16 Evil Gal Blues
2:45
17 With a Little Help From My Friends
6:30
DVD-Video 2
# Title Rating Length
1 Lullaby of Birdland
3:24
2 It Don’t Mean a Thing (If It Ain’t Got That Swing)
4:41
3 Swingin’ on the Moon
3:25
4 You’ve Changed
3:47
5 Flyin’ Home
2:28
6 Relax Max
2:55
7 Old MacDonald
2:16
8 Hear Me Talkin’ to Ya
3:59
9 Ain’t Got Nothin’ but the Blues
4:41
10 At Last
2:56
11 The Way You Look Tonight
3:35
12 A Tisket, a Tasket
2:18
13 Somewhere Over the Rainbow
4:57
14 Deed I Do
3:02
Documentary Beginnings… Introducing Nikki Yanofky
30:00

Credits

CD 1

composer:
Louis Armstrong (track 8)
Chuck Berry (track 5)
Leonard Feather (track 16)
Carl T. Fischer (Native American jazz pianist and composer) (track 4)
Ralph Rainger (track 15)
Fred Rose (songwriter) (track 14)
George Shearing (track 1)
Arthur Siegel (American songwriter) (track 15)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (tracks 7, 12)
Edward Kennedy "Duke" Ellington (US composer, pianist & jazz bandleader) (1931-08) (track 2)
Jerome Kern (1936) (track 11)
Duke Ellington (US composer, pianist & jazz bandleader) (1937) (track 9)
Harold Arlen (1938) (track 13)
lyricist:
Louis Armstrong (track 8)
Bill Carey (track 4)
B. Y. Forster (pseudonym of George David Weiss) (track 1)
Lionel Hampton (track 16)
Walter Hirsch (track 14)
Leo Robin (track 15)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (tracks 7, 12)
Irving Mills (1931) (track 2)
Dorothy Fields (US Tin Pan Alley librettist and lyricist) (1936) (track 11)
Don George (1937) (track 9)
Yip Harburg (1938) (track 13)
premiered by:
Judy Garland (1939) (track 13)
writer:
Al Frisch (track 6)
Mack Gordon (track 10)
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 17)
Paul McCartney (track 17)
Mel Tormé (track 3)
Harry Warren (US composer and lyricist) (track 10)
Sid Wayne (track 6)
publisher:
Chappell Music Ltd. (track 11)
EMI Mills Music (ASCAP) (track 2)
EMI Music (do not use as release label! this is a music publisher) (track 13)
Good Music Limited (lullaby of birdieland - shearing - Planetary Nom Limited/Good Music Limited) (track 1)
Isalee Music (track 5)
Leo Feist Music (track 13)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 10)
Warner/Chappell (track 13)
Northern Songs Ltd. (1967) (track 17)
ヤマハミュージックエンタテインメントホールディングス (holding company - do not use as release label) (2017-04-01 –) (track 13)
part of:
Roud Folk Song Index (number: 745) (track 7)
Roud Folk Song Index (number: 13188) (track 12)
arrangements:
Old McDonald (One Family) (track 7)
is the basis for:
MAIN THEME (Rainbow Islands) (track 13)
Swingy Thing (Solo Tenor Horn & Brass Band) (track 2)
later parody versions:
With Little Help From My Friends (parody) (track 17)
later translated versions:
Jeder braucht einen Freund (With a Little Help From My Friends) (track 17)
L’Arc en ciel (Somewhere Over the Rainbow, du film "Le Magicien d’Oz") (track 13)
Moi sans toi (track 14)
Ovan regnbågen (track 13)
Pāri varavīksnei (Over the Rainbow) (track 13)
虹の彼方 (Japanese Version of Over the Rainbow) (track 13)
later versions:
Somewhere Over the Rainbow (Marusha rave version of "Over the Rainbow") (track 13)
live recording of:
A-Tisket, A-Tasket (track 12)
At Last (track 10)
Flyin' Home (track 5)
Over the Rainbow (The Wizard of Oz) (track 13)
Relax Max (track 6)
You’ve Changed (track 4)
’Deed I Do (track 14)
part of:
The Wizard of Oz (1942 Arlen/Harburg musical) (track 13)
The Wizard of Oz (1939 film soundtrack) (track 13)
recording of:
Evil Gal Blues (track 16)
referred to in medleys:
All Together Now (medley) (track 17)
Swing Time Medley (track 11)

DVD-Video 2

composer:
Louis Armstrong (track 8)
Chuck Berry (track 5)
Carl T. Fischer (Native American jazz pianist and composer) (track 4)
Fred Rose (songwriter) (track 14)
George Shearing (track 1)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (tracks 7, 12)
Edward Kennedy "Duke" Ellington (US composer, pianist & jazz bandleader) (1931-08) (track 2)
Jerome Kern (1936) (track 11)
Duke Ellington (US composer, pianist & jazz bandleader) (1937) (track 9)
Harold Arlen (1938) (track 13)
lyricist:
Louis Armstrong (track 8)
Bill Carey (track 4)
B. Y. Forster (pseudonym of George David Weiss) (track 1)
Walter Hirsch (track 14)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (tracks 7, 12)
Irving Mills (1931) (track 2)
Dorothy Fields (US Tin Pan Alley librettist and lyricist) (1936) (track 11)
Don George (1937) (track 9)
Yip Harburg (1938) (track 13)
premiered by:
Judy Garland (1939) (track 13)
writer:
Al Frisch (track 6)
Mack Gordon (track 10)
Mel Tormé (track 3)
Harry Warren (US composer and lyricist) (track 10)
Sid Wayne (track 6)
publisher:
Chappell Music Ltd. (track 11)
EMI Mills Music (ASCAP) (track 2)
EMI Music (do not use as release label! this is a music publisher) (track 13)
Good Music Limited (lullaby of birdieland - shearing - Planetary Nom Limited/Good Music Limited) (track 1)
Isalee Music (track 5)
Leo Feist Music (track 13)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 10)
Warner/Chappell (track 13)
ヤマハミュージックエンタテインメントホールディングス (holding company - do not use as release label) (2017-04-01 –) (track 13)
part of:
Roud Folk Song Index (number: 745) (track 7)
Roud Folk Song Index (number: 13188) (track 12)
arrangements:
Old McDonald (One Family) (track 7)
is the basis for:
MAIN THEME (Rainbow Islands) (track 13)
Swingy Thing (Solo Tenor Horn & Brass Band) (track 2)
later translated versions:
L’Arc en ciel (Somewhere Over the Rainbow, du film "Le Magicien d’Oz") (track 13)
Moi sans toi (track 14)
Ovan regnbågen (track 13)
Pāri varavīksnei (Over the Rainbow) (track 13)
虹の彼方 (Japanese Version of Over the Rainbow) (track 13)
later versions:
Somewhere Over the Rainbow (Marusha rave version of "Over the Rainbow") (track 13)
part of:
The Wizard of Oz (1939 film soundtrack) (track 13)
The Wizard of Oz (1942 Arlen/Harburg musical) (track 13)
recording of:
A-Tisket, A-Tasket (track 12)
At Last (track 10)
Flyin' Home (track 5)
Over the Rainbow (The Wizard of Oz) (track 13)
Relax Max (track 6)
You’ve Changed (track 4)
’Deed I Do (track 14)
referred to in medleys:
Swing Time Medley (track 11)