Jazz in Paris: 50 Reasons to Love Paris

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Tracklist

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CD 1: Swing From Paris
#TitleArtistRatingLength
1Parisian Thoroughfare
Quincy Jones and His Orchestra3:50
2Olympia Orgy
Sacha Distel Septet2:43
3Paris, je t'aime... d'amourBernard Peiffer and His Saint‐Germain‐des‐Prés Orchestra2:39
4Parisian Sketches: The Tower / The Champs / The Caves / The Left Bank / The Arch
Max Roach Quintet17:10
5Eiffel Tower
double bass:
Georges Hadjo (in 1948-12)
drums (drum set):
Kenny Clarke (in 1948-12)
piano:
Sammy Price (jazz/blues/boogie pianist) (in 1948-12)
Sammy Price Trio2:57
6Swing From Paris
recorded in:
Paris, Île-de-France, France (on 1938-06-14)
double bass:
Roger Grasset (on 1938-06-14)
guitar:
Django Reinhardt (French jazz guitarist and composer) (on 1938-06-14), Joseph Reinhardt (on 1938-06-14) and Eugène Vées (on 1938-06-14)
solo guitar:
Django Reinhardt (French jazz guitarist and composer) (on 1938-06-14)
violin:
Stéphane Grappelli (jazz violinist) (on 1938-06-14)
recording of:
Swing from Paris (on 1938-06-14)
composer:
Stéphane Grappelli (jazz violinist) and Django Reinhardt (French jazz guitarist and composer)
Quintette du Hot Club de France2:33
7La Parisienne
Henri Crolla1:18
8Ménilmontant
accordion:
Gus Viseur (in 1955-05)
Gus Viseur2:19
9April in Paris
double bass:
Emmanuel Soudieux (on 1941-04-21)
drums (drum set):
Jerry Mengo (on 1941-04-21)
piano:
Charlie Lewis (french jazz pianist) (on 1941-04-21)
instrumental recording of:
April in Paris (on 1941-04-21)
lyricist:
Yip Harburg (in 1932)
composer:
Vernon Duke (in 1932)
publisher:
Chappell Music Ltd.
Charlie Lewis Trio2:51
10Sous le ciel de Paris
Michel Legrand Trio1:51
11Midday on the Champs-Élysées
double bass:
Pierre Michelot (on 1953-03-23)
drums (drum set):
Jean‐Louis Viale (French jazz drummer 1933-1984) (on 1953-03-23)
piano:
Bernard Peiffer (on 1953-03-23)
recording of:
Midday on the Champs-Élysées (on 1953-03-23)
composer:
Eugénie Rocherolle (Classical composer)
The Bernard Peiffer Trio2:49
12Paris in the Spring
recorded at:
Studio Blanqui (ex-Studio Blanqui, Philips) in Paris, Île-de-France, France (on 1959-11-09)
Michel Legrand Trio3:32
13Montmartre Loan
clarinet:
Danny Polo (on 1939-01-30)
drums (drum set):
Jerry Mengo (on 1939-01-30)
piano:
Garland Wilson (early 1900s American jazz pianist) (on 1939-01-30)
Danny Polo Trio2:54
14Sous les ponts de Paris
Pierre Michelot & son orchestre3:04
15Swingin' Parisian Rhythm
recorded in:
Paris, Île-de-France, France (from 1958-02-13 until 1958-02-14)
producer:
Raymond Fol
double bass:
Percy Heath (from 1958-02-13 until 1958-02-14)
drums (drum set):
Kenny Clarke (from 1958-02-13 until 1958-02-14)
piano:
Milt Jackson (from 1958-02-13 until 1958-02-14)
tenor saxophone:
Barney Wilen (from 1958-02-13 until 1958-02-14)
recording of:
Swingin' Parisian Rhythm (from 1958-02-13 until 1958-02-14)
composer:
Barney Wilen
Barney Wilen Quartet4:29
16Parisian Thoroughfare
Donald Byrd Quintet9:01
17Flying at the Olympia
Lionel Hampton and His Orchestra6:10
CD 2: Sous les ponts de Paris
#TitleArtistRatingLength
1Ménilmontant
recorded in:
Paris, Île-de-France, France (from 1958-02-13 until 1958-02-14)
producer:
Raymond Fol
double bass:
Percy Heath (from 1958-02-13 until 1958-02-14)
drums (drum set):
Kenny Clarke (from 1958-02-13 until 1958-02-14)
piano:
Milt Jackson (from 1958-02-13 until 1958-02-14)
tenor saxophone:
Barney Wilen (from 1958-02-13 until 1958-02-14)
instrumental cover recording of:
Ménilmontant (from 1958-02-13 until 1958-02-14)
lyricist and composer:
Charles Trenet (in 1938)
Barney Wilen Quartet3:33
2Alembert'sHenri Crolla, sa guitare & son ensemble2:37
3Paris je t'aime
accordion:
Gus Viseur (in 1955-05)
Gus Viseur1:31
4Parisian Thoroughfare
recorded in:
Paris, Île-de-France, France (on 1956-06-26)
alto saxophone:
Jean Aldegon (on 1956-06-26)
baritone saxophone:
Armand Migiani (on 1956-06-26)
double bass:
Pierre Michelot (on 1956-06-26)
drums (drum set):
Christian Garros (on 1956-06-26)
tenor saxophone:
Georges Grenu (on 1956-06-26)
trombone:
Nat Peck (on 1956-06-26)
trumpet:
Roger Guérin (on 1956-06-26) and Jean Liesse (on 1956-06-26)
vibraphone:
“Fats” Sadi (Belgian vibraphonist aka Sadi Lallemand) (on 1956-06-26)
conductor:
André Hodeir (on 1956-06-26)
arranger:
André Hodeir
Le Jazz Groupe de Paris3:55
5Champs-Élysées ClubHubert Rostaing et son orchestre2:56
6Jumpin' at Pleyel
double bass:
Guy de Fatto (on 1951-11-09)
drums (drum set):
Gérard "Dave" Pochonet (on 1951-11-09)
guitar:
Jean-Pierre Sasson (on 1951-11-09)
trumpet:
Bill Coleman (US jazz trumpeter) (on 1951-11-09)
recording of:
Jumpin' at the Pleyel (on 1951-11-09)
composer:
Bill Coleman (US jazz trumpeter) and Jean-Pierre Sasson
Bill Coleman & His Orchestra2:36
7Sous les ponts de Paris
recorded at:
Studio Blanqui (ex-Studio Blanqui, Philips) in Paris, Île-de-France, France (on 1959-10-21)
Michel Legrand Trio2:54
8April in Paris
recorded in:
Paris, Île-de-France, France (in 1955)
double bass [bass]:
Herman Garst (in 1955)
drums (drum set):
Bernard Planchenault (in 1955)
piano:
Blossom Dearie (in 1955)
instrumental recording of:
April in Paris (in 1955)
lyricist:
Yip Harburg (in 1932)
composer:
Vernon Duke (in 1932)
publisher:
Chappell Music Ltd.
Blossom Dearie Trio2:54
9I Made You Love ParisMary Lou Williams2:32
10Montparnasse
double bass:
Georges Hadjo (in 1948-12)
drums (drum set):
Kenny Clarke (in 1948-12)
piano:
Sammy Price (jazz/blues/boogie pianist) (in 1948-12)
Sammy Price Trio3:03
11Étoile
alto saxophone:
Jimmy Heath (on 1948-05-18)
double bass:
Percy Heath (on 1948-05-18)
drums (drum set):
Charles “Specs” Wright (on 1948-05-18)
piano:
Vernon Biddle (on 1948-05-18)
tenor saxophone:
Jesse Powell (Jazz saxophonist) (on 1948-05-18)
trumpet:
Howard McGhee (on 1948-05-18)
recorded at:
Studio Technisonor in Paris, Île-de-France, France (on 1948-05-18)
Howard McGhee Sextet2:57
12Nuits de Saint-Germain-des-Prés
Django Reinhardt et son orchestre3:06
13Relaxin' at the Grand Balcon
René Thomas Quartet3:15
14Moulin Rouge
recorded at:
Studio Blanqui (ex-Studio Blanqui, Philips) in Paris, Île-de-France, France (on 1959-10-21)
Michel Legrand Trio2:40
15Blues à la Schola
double bass:
Eddie de Haas (on 1955-11-22)
drums (drum set):
Reggie Jackson (on 1955-11-22)
piano:
André Persiany (on 1955-11-22)
tenor saxophone:
Charlie Singleton (Jazz saxophone player) (on 1955-11-22)
trombone:
Charles Verstraete (trombonist & accordion player) (on 1955-11-22)
trumpet:
Bernard Hulin (on 1955-11-22)
recorded at:
Schola Cantorum de Paris in Paris, Île-de-France, France (on 1955-11-22)
Charlie Singleton Sextet4:03
16Blues on the Champs-Élysées
baritone saxophone:
Bill Graham (US jazz saxophonist) (on 1956-10-08)
double bass:
Eddie Jones (US jazz double bassist) (on 1956-10-08)
drums (drum set):
Sonny Payne (on 1956-10-08)
piano:
Maurice Vander (jazz musician and conductor, not the lyricist) (on 1956-10-08)
tenor saxophone:
Frank Wess (on 1956-10-08)
trombone:
Henry Coker (on 1956-10-08)
trumpet:
Joe Newman (US jazz trumpeter) (on 1956-10-08)
recorded at:
Théâtre des Champs-Élysées in Paris, Île-de-France, France (on 1956-10-08)
Joe Newman Septet13:38
17Pigalle Love
Willie Dixon & Memphis Slim4:00
CD 3: I Love Paris
#TitleArtistRatingLength
1Florence sur les Champs-Élysées
bass:
Pierre Michelot (on 1957-12-04)
double bass:
Pierre Michelot (from 1957-12-04 until 1957-12-05)
drums (drum set):
Kenny Clarke (on 1957-12-04, from 1957-12-04 until 1957-12-05)
piano:
René Urtreger (on 1957-12-04, from 1957-12-04 until 1957-12-05)
tenor saxophone:
Barney Wilen (on 1957-12-04, from 1957-12-04 until 1957-12-05)
trumpet:
Miles Davis (jazz trumpeter, bandleader, songwriter) (on 1957-12-04, from 1957-12-04 until 1957-12-05)
recording of:
Florence sur les Champs-Élysées (from 1957-12-04 until 1957-12-05)
composer:
Miles Davis (jazz trumpeter, bandleader, songwriter)
Miles Davis Quintet2:53
2The Last Time I Saw Paris
recorded at:
Studio Blanqui (ex-Studio Blanqui, Philips) in Paris, Île-de-France, France (on 1959-10-23)
Michel Legrand Trio2:24
3Montparnasse JumpDanny Polo and His Swing Stars2:46
4Good Paree
double bass:
Georges Hadjo (in 1948-12)
drums (drum set):
Kenny Clarke (in 1948-12)
piano:
Sammy Price (jazz/blues/boogie pianist) (in 1948-12)
Sammy Price Trio2:53
5Paris Blues
recorded at:
Théâtre Pigalle in Paris, Île-de-France, France (on 1957-07-06)
Sammy Price & Lucky Thompson7:18
6Paris canaille
recorded at:
Studio Blanqui (ex-Studio Blanqui, Philips) in Paris, Île-de-France, France (on 1959-10-20)
Michel Legrand Trio2:03
7Swing From Paris
Les Amis de Django2:26
8Revoir Paris
accordion:
Gus Viseur (in 1955-05)
Gus Viseur2:15
9Place Blanche
instrumental cover recording of:
Place Blanche (Les amoureux) (in 1958)
lyricist:
Boris Vian (in 1956)
composer:
Henri Salvador (in 1956)
Eddie Barclay et son orchestre2:40
10Quel temps fait-il à Paris ?
accordion:
Gus Viseur (in 1955-05)
Gus Viseur1:43
11I Love Paris
recorded at:
Studio Blanqui (ex-Studio Blanqui, Philips) in Paris, Île-de-France, France (on 1959-10-20)
Michel Legrand Trio2:51
12Parisian Thoroughfare
René Urtreger Trio3:37
13Ballad in Paris
double bass:
Pierre Michelot (on 1952-03-31)
drums (drum set):
Jean‐Louis Viale (French jazz drummer 1933-1984) (on 1952-03-31)
piano:
Bernard Peiffer (on 1952-03-31)
The Bernard Peiffer Trio3:19
14Le Bal du p'tit jardin
accordion:
Gus Viseur (in 1962-06)
drums (drum set):
Roger Paraboschi (in 1962-06)
guitar:
Boulou Ferré (French jazz guitarist) (in 1962-06)
Gus Viseur2:09
15April in Paris
recorded at:
Studio Blanqui (ex-Studio Blanqui, Philips) in Paris, Île-de-France, France (on 1959-11-09)
Michel Legrand Trio5:13
16Embassy Boogie
recorded at:
Théâtre Pigalle in Paris, Île-de-France, France (on 1957-07-06)
Sammy Price & Lucky Thompson3:14

Credits

Release

liner notes:Alain Tercinet
ASIN:FR: B000UZD458 [info]

Release Group

part of:Jazz in Paris (number: Box50) (order: 120)