Annotation

remastered reissue of Blue Note's BST-84029 on 2x33 RPM 180g vinyl

Annotation last modified on 2015-03-06 09:22 .

Tracklist

12" Vinyl 1
# Title Rating Length
A1 The Chess Players
9:39
B1 Sakeena's Vision
6:07
B2 Politely
6:05
12" Vinyl 2
# Title Rating Length
C1 Dat Dere
8:49
D1 Lester Left Town
6:27
D2 It's Only a Paper Moon
6:43

Credits

12" Vinyl 1

drums (drum set):
Art Blakey (1960-03-06) (tracks A1–B2)
trumpet:
Lee Morgan (1960-03-06) (tracks A1–B2)
double bass:
Jymie Merritt (1960-03-06) (tracks A1–B2)
piano:
Bobby Timmons (1960-03-06) (tracks A1–B2)
tenor saxophone:
Wayne Shorter (US jazz saxophonist and composer) (1960-03-06) (tracks A1–B2)
composer:
Bill Hardman (track B2)
Wayne Shorter (US jazz saxophonist and composer) (tracks A1–B1)
producer:
Alfred Lion (tracks A1–B2)
recording engineer:
Rudy van Gelder (1960-03-06) (tracks A1–B2)
recorded at:
Van Gelder Studio (Englewood Cliffs, July 20, 1959 -) in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, United States (1960-03-06) (tracks A1–B2)
recording of:
Politely (1960-03-06) (track B2)
Sakeena’s Vision (1960-03-06) (track B1)
The Chess Players (1960-03-06) (track A1)

12" Vinyl 2

drums (drum set):
Art Blakey (1960-03-06) (tracks C1–D2)
trumpet:
Lee Morgan (1960-03-06) (tracks C1–D2)
double bass:
Jymie Merritt (1960-03-06) (tracks C1–D2)
piano:
Bobby Timmons (1960-03-06) (tracks C1–D2)
tenor saxophone:
Wayne Shorter (US jazz saxophonist and composer) (1960-03-06) (tracks C1–D2)
composer:
Wayne Shorter (US jazz saxophonist and composer) (track D1)
Bobby Timmons (tracks C1, C1)
Harold Arlen (1933) (track D2)
lyricist:
Oscar Brown Jr. (tracks C1, C1)
E.Y. Harburg (1933) (track D2)
Billy Rose (lyricist and Broadway producer) (1933) (track D2)
producer:
Alfred Lion (tracks C1–D2)
recording engineer:
Rudy van Gelder (1960-03-06) (tracks C1–D2)
publisher:
Chappell Music Ltd. (track D2)
Gloccamorria Music (track D2)
S.A. Music Co. (track D2)
Warner Bros. Music (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track D2)
recorded at:
Van Gelder Studio (Englewood Cliffs, July 20, 1959 -) in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, United States (1960-03-06) (tracks C1–D2)
instrumental recording of:
Dat Dere (1960-03-06) (track C1)
It’s Only a Paper Moon (1960-03-06) (track D2)
later parody versions:
It's Only a Paper Moon (parody version) (track D2)
later versions:
recording of:
Dat Dere (track C1)
Lester Left Town (1960-03-06) (track D1)
referred to in medleys: