Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Let a Smile Be Your Umbrella
2:53
2 I'm Gonna Sit Right Down and Write Myself a Letter
3:05
3 Along the Way to Waikiki
3:31
4 Exactly Like You
3:16
5 Dream a Little Dream of Me
2:42
6 Last Night on the Backporch
2:50
7 Some Sunny Day
2:48
8 Whispering
3:29
9 Tell Me
2:59
10 Mack the Knife
3:56
11 Down Among the Sheltering Palms
3:18
12 Mama Loves Papa
3:10

Credits

CD 1

clarinet:
Matty Matlock (1957-02-19) (tracks 1–2, 4–5, 7, 9)
Matty Matlock (1957-02-20) (tracks 3, 6, 8, 10–12)
drums (drum set):
Nick Fatool (1957-02-19) (tracks 1–2, 4–5, 7, 9)
Nick Fatool (1957-02-20) (tracks 3, 6, 8, 10–12)
trumpet:
Frank Beach (trombone, trumpet) (1957-02-19) (tracks 1–2, 4–5, 7, 9)
Bob Scobey (1957-02-19) (tracks 1–2, 4–5, 7, 9)
Frank Beach (trombone, trumpet) (1957-02-20) (tracks 3, 6, 8, 10–12)
Bob Scobey (1957-02-20) (tracks 3, 6, 8, 10–12)
guitar:
Clancy Hayes (1957-02-19) (tracks 1–2, 4–5, 7, 9)
Clancy Hayes (1957-02-20) (tracks 3, 6, 8, 10–12)
bass:
Red Callender (1957-02-19) (tracks 1–2, 4–5, 7, 9)
Red Callender (1957-02-20) (tracks 3, 6, 8, 10–12)
piano:
Ralph Sutton (Stride Pianist) (1957-02-19) (tracks 1–2, 4–5, 7, 9)
Ralph Sutton (Stride Pianist) (1957-02-20) (tracks 3, 6, 8, 10–12)
tenor saxophone:
Dave Harris (tenor saxo) (1957-02-19) (tracks 1–2, 4–5, 7, 9)
Dave Harris (tenor saxo) (1957-02-20) (tracks 3, 6, 8, 10–12)
trombone:
Abe Lincoln (jazz trombonist) (1957-02-19) (tracks 1–2, 4–5, 7, 9)
Abe Lincoln (jazz trombonist) (1957-02-20) (tracks 3, 6, 8, 10–12)
arranger:
Matty Matlock (tracks 1–12)
composer:
Fred E. Ahlert (track 2)
Kurt Weill (track 10)
Richard A. Whiting (track 3)
Joe Young (US lyricist) (track 2)
Jimmy McHugh (songwriter) (1930) (track 4)
Fabian André (1931) (track 5)
Wilbur Schwandt (1931) (track 5)
lyricist:
Bertolt Brecht (track 10)
Gus Kahn (track 3)
Joe Young (US lyricist) (track 2)
Dorothy Fields (US Tin Pan Alley librettist and lyricist) (1930) (track 4)
Gus Kahn (1931) (track 5)
performer:
Bob Scobey’s Frisco Jazz Band (1957-02-19) (tracks 1–2, 4–5, 7, 9)
Bob Scobey’s Frisco Jazz Band (1957-02-20) (tracks 3, 6, 8, 10–12)
translator:
Marc Blitzstein (1954) (track 10)
vocals:
Bing Crosby (1957-02-19) (tracks 1–2, 4–5, 7, 9)
Bing Crosby (1957-02-20) (tracks 3, 6, 8, 10–12)
publisher:
Bluewater Music UK (track 2)
Essex Music, Inc. (track 5)
MPL UK Publishing (track 2)
Universal Edition (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 10)
recorded at:
Radio Recorders Studios in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1957-02-19) (tracks 1–2, 4–5, 7, 9)
Radio Recorders Studios in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1957-02-20) (tracks 3, 6, 8, 10–12)
cover recording of:
Dream a Little Dream of Me (1957-02-19) (track 5)
Exactly Like You (1957-02-19) (track 4)
Mack the Knife (1954 Blitzstein translation) (1957-02-20) (track 10)
later translated versions:
Les Yeux ouverts (French version of "Dream a Little Dream of Me") (track 5)
Nostalgia (Italian version of "Dream a Little Dream of Me") (track 5)
Sag es mir in deinem Traum (German version of "Dream a Little Dream of Me") (track 5)
recording of:
Along the Way to Waikiki (1957-02-20) (track 3)
referred to in medleys:
Ja-Da Medley (track 4)
translated version of:

Release Group

Wikidata: Q4914159 [info]