Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Norman Granz
1:02
2 Undecided
3:46
3 Embraceable You
3:43
4 School Days
3:47
5 Lester Leaps In
8:16
6 Moonlight in Vermont
4:31
7 Bugle Call Rag
4:42
8 Norman Granz
0:14
9 You Got Me Singing the Blues
2:22
10 Angel Eyes
3:19
11 Lullaby of Birdland
2:15
12 Tenderly
3:11
13 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me
3:50
14 April in Paris
4:19
15 I Can't Give You Anything but Love
3:51
16 Love for Sale
4:13
17 It Don't Mean a Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing)
7:55
18 Norman Granz
1:24

Credits

CD 1

violin:
Stuff Smith (jazz violinist) (1957-04-28) (tracks 2–7, 17)
drums (drum set):
Jo Jones (1957-04-28) (tracks 2–7, 9–17)
trumpet:
Roy Eldridge (1957-04-28) (tracks 2–7, 9–17)
guitar:
Herb Ellis (jazz guitarist) (1957-04-28) (tracks 2–7, 9–17)
bass:
Ray Brown (jazz bassist) (1957-04-28) (tracks 2–7, 9–17)
piano:
Donald Abney (1957-04-28) (tracks 9–17)
Oscar Peterson (Canadian jazz pianist and composer) (1957-04-28) (tracks 2–7)
arranger:
Joe Lovano (American jazz artist) (track 3)
composer:
Jimmy McHugh (songwriter) (track 15)
Billy Meyers (track 7)
Jack Pettis (track 7)
Elmer Schoebel (track 7)
George Shearing (track 11)
Karl Suessdorf (track 6)
Gus Edwards (1907) (track 4)
George Gershwin (composer) (1928) (track 3)
Cole Porter (composer) (1930) (track 16)
Edward Kennedy "Duke" Ellington (US composer, pianist & jazz bandleader) (1931-08) (track 17)
Vernon Duke (1932) (track 14)
Charlie Shavers (1938) (track 2)
Lester Young (1940) (track 5)
Duke Ellington (US composer, pianist & jazz bandleader) (1943) (track 13)
Matt Dennis (American singer, pianist, band leader) (1946) (track 10)
Walter Gross (American composer) (1946) (track 12)
lyricist:
John Blackburn (songwriter) (track 6)
Dorothy Fields (US Tin Pan Alley librettist and lyricist) (track 15)
B. Y. Forster (pseudonym of George David Weiss) (track 11)
Will D. Cobb (lyricist and composer) (1907) (track 4)
Ira Gershwin (1928) (track 3)
Cole Porter (composer) (1930) (track 16)
Irving Mills (1931) (track 17)
Yip Harburg (1932) (track 14)
Sid Robin (1938) (track 2)
Bob Russell (US songwriter/lyricist Sidney Keith "Bob" Russell) (1943) (track 13)
Earl Brent (1946) (track 10)
Jack Lawrence (US songwriter) (1946) (track 12)
vocals:
Ella Fitzgerald (1957-04-28) (tracks 9–17)
writer:
Will D. Cobb (lyricist and composer) (track 4)
Gus Edwards (track 4)
publisher:
Chappell & Co. (tracks 12, 16)
Chappell Music Ltd. (tracks 14, 16)
Dorsey Bros Music Ltd. (Angel Eyes - Dennis/Brent) (track 10)
EMI Mills Music (ASCAP) (track 17)
Edwin Morris Music (track 12)
Good Music Limited (lullaby of birdieland - shearing - Planetary Nom Limited/Good Music Limited) (track 11)
Harms, Inc. (track 16)
Music Sales Corporation (American copyright holder in both popular and classical music) (track 13)
Sony/ATV Harmony (track 13)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 3)
Warner Chappell Music Ltd. (no slash; used 1988–1996) (track 6)
recorded at:
Konserthuset (Stockholm) in Stockholm, Stockholm, Sweden (1957-04-28) (tracks 1–18)
is the basis for:
Swingy Thing (Solo Tenor Horn & Brass Band) (track 17)
later translated versions:
Abraçável você (track 3)
later versions:
I've Got the Blues (track 5)
live recording of:
Angel Eyes (1946 jazz standard) (1957-04-28) (track 10)
April in Paris (1957-04-28) (track 14)
Bugle Call Rag (1957-04-28) (track 7)
Do Nothin’ Till You Hear From Me (1957-04-28) (track 13)
Embraceable You (1957-04-28) (track 3)
Lester Leaps In (1957-04-28) (track 5)
Moonlight in Vermont (1957-04-28) (track 6)
School Days (1957-04-28) (track 4)
Undecided (1957-04-28) (track 2)
part of:
Crazy For You (1992 Musical) (track 3)
Girl Crazy (1930 Musical) (track 3)
recording of:
Love for Sale (1957-04-28) (track 16)
Lullaby of Birdland (1957-04-28) (track 11)
Tenderly (1957-04-28) (track 12)
referred to in medleys:
Love Medley (track 16)
Bugle Call Rag Medley (tracks 2, 7)
Septemberly (jazz instrumental medley of "Tenderly" and "September in the Rain") (track 12)
Ja-Da Medley (track 15)
version of:
Concerto for Cootie (track 13)