Annotation

#11:
Date: 30 August 1944
Location: New York
Label: Decca Records
Ella Fitzgerald, Charles Fuqua, Orville "Happy" Jones, Bill Kenny, Ivory Watson (vc), Unknown Studio Orchestra (bd)
*** (not in this comp) 72370-A Into Each Life Some Rain Must Fall - 03:06 (Doris Fisher, Allan Roberts)
72371-A I’m Making Believe - 03:09 (James Monaco, Mack Gordon)
Both titles on: - Decca Records 78: 23356 - Into Each Life Some Rain Must Fall / I’m Making Believe (1944)
- CID 45 EP: EUS 100.502 - Ella Fitzgerald (1954)

Annotation last modified on 2014-09-20 22:19 .

Tracklist

CD 1: Rhythm is Our Businiess
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 I Let a Song Go Out of My Heart
Duke Ellington & His Orchestra 3:09
2 Love for Sale
Billie Holiday 2:57
3 Frenesi
Artie Shaw 3:05
4 Blues Jumped a Rabbit
Jimmie Noone & His Orchestra 3:05
5 Elmer’s Tune
The Glenn Miller Orchestra 3:09
6 When Lights Are Low
Benny Carter and His Orchestra 2:09
7 Ko-Ko
Duke Ellington & His Orchestra 2:45
8 One O’Clock Jump
Count Basie & His Orchestra 4:14
9 At the Swing Cat’s Ball
Louis Jordan 2:33
10 Relaxin’ at the Touro
Muggsy Spanier 3:16
11 I’m Making Believe
Ella Fitzgerald & The Ink Spots 3:13
12 April in Paris
Coleman Hawkins 3:10
13 Nobody Knows You When You’re Down and Out
Bessie Smith 3:00
14 My Melancholy Baby
Earl Hines 2:34
15 Underneath the Harlem Moon
Fletcher Henderson and His Orchestra 3:16
16 Original Jelly Roll Blues
Jelly Roll Morton's Red Hot Peppers 2:59
17 St James’ Infirmary
King Oliver and His Orchestra 3:40
18 Drummin’ Man
Gene Krupa and His Orchestra 3:03
19 Blues in the Night
Dinah Shore 3:12
20 Rhythm Is Our Business
Jimmie Lunceford and His Orchestra 3:13
CD 2: Jazz Mania
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 That Ole Devil Called Love
Billie Holiday 2:56
2 Boulder Buff
Glenn Miller & His Orchestra 3:30
3 The lady is a tramp
Lena Horne 2:19
4 I Can't Give You Anything But Love
Louis Armstrong 2:57
5 The Frim Fram Sauce
The Nat King Cole Trio 3:18
6 Slumming on Park Avenue
Jimmie Lunceford and His Orchestra 3:06
7 Tiger Rag
Benny Goodman and His Orchestra 3:22
8 Maple Leaf Rag
Sidney Bechet 2:56
9 Grandpa's Spells
Jelly Roll Morton's Red Hot Peppers 2:54
10 South Rampart Street Parade
Bob Crosby and His Orchestra 3:33
11 The Jumpin' Jive
Lionel Hampton and His Orchestra 3:15
12 Skylark
Earl Hines & Billy Eckstine 3:09
13 Doug The Jitterbug
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 2:35
14 Your Feet's Too Big
Fats Waller 3:06
15 Marie
Tommy Dorsey & His Orchestra 3:36
16 Back Beat Boogie
Harry James and His Orchestra 3:00
17 Three Little Words
Duke Ellington & His Famous Orchestra 3:06
18 Blue Moon
Billie Holiday 3:28
19 My Old Flame
Charlie Parker 3:09
20 Traffic Jam
Artie Shaw and His Orchestra 2:25
CD 3: The Essence of Jazz
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Jumpin' At The Woodside
Count Basie & His Orchestra 3:10
2 A Tisket A Tasket
Ella Fitzgerald 2:36
3 Sweet Lorraine
The Nat King Cole Trio 3:10
4 The Essence of Jazz
Coleman Hawkins 3:28
5 St Louis Blues
Billie Holiday 2:56
6 Opus No.1
Tommy Dorsey & His Orchestra 2:57
7 King Porter Stomp
Benny Goodman and His Orchestra 3:11
8 Up A Lazy River
Peggy Lee & Woody Herman 2:28
9 Begin the Beguine
Artie Shaw and His Orchestra 3:36
10 You Made Me Love You
Harry James and His Orchestra 3:08
11 Skyliner
Charlie Barnet and His Orchestra 3:02
12 Lover Man
Sarah Vaughan 3:22
13 A String Of Pearls
Glenn Miller & His Orchestra 3:14
14 I Want To Be Happy
Ella Fitzgerald 4:28
15 Back Bay Shuffle
Artie Shaw and His Orchestra 3:33
16 Why Don't You Do It Right
Peggy Lee with Benny Goodman and His Orchestra 3:15
17 Boogie Woogie
Tommy Dorsey & His Orchestra 3:11
18 Doctor Jazz
Jelly Roll Morton's Red Hot Peppers 3:25
19 What A Difference A Day Made
Sarah Vaughan 2:48
20 Chattanooga Choo Choo
Glenn Miller & His Orchestra 3:25

Credits

CD 1: Rhythm is Our Businiess

recorded in:
Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1940-03-03) (track 3)
clarinet:
Artie Shaw (1940-03-03) (track 3)
violin:
Robert Barene (1940-03-03) (track 3)
Harry Bluestone (1940-03-03) (track 3)
Sid Brokaw (1940-03-03) (track 3)
Dave Cracov (1940-03-03) (track 3)
Peter Eisenberg (1940-03-03) (track 3)
Jerry Joyce (1940-03-03) (track 3)
Alex Law (1940-03-03) (track 3)
Mark Levant (1940-03-03) (track 3)
cello:
Irving Lipschultz (1940-03-03) (track 3)
Jules Tannenbaum (1940-03-03) (track 3)
drums (drum set):
Carl Maus (1940-03-03) (track 3)
oboe:
Phil Nemoli (1940-03-03) (track 3)
trumpet:
Manny Klein (1940-03-03) (track 3)
Charlie Margulis (1940-03-03) (track 3)
George Thow (1940-03-03) (track 3)
viola:
Jacques Ray (1940-03-03) (track 3)
Stanley Spiegelman (1940-03-03) (track 3)
Dave Sterkin (1940-03-03) (track 3)
flute:
Marty Ruderman (1940-03-03) (track 3)
guitar:
Bobby Sherwood (guitarist) (1940-03-03) (track 3)
bass:
Jud DeNaut (1940-03-03) (track 3)
alto saxophone:
Bud Carlton (1940-03-03) (track 3)
Blake Reynolds (1940-03-03) (track 3)
piano:
Stan Wrightsman (1940-03-03) (track 3)
bass clarinet:
Joe Krechter (1940-03-03) (track 3)
tenor saxophone:
Dick Clark (tenor saxophonist) (1940-03-03) (track 3)
Jack Stacy (1940-03-03) (track 3)
trombone:
Babe Bowman (1940-03-03) (track 3)
Randall Miller (1940-03-03) (track 3)
Bill Rank (1940-03-03) (track 3)
French horn:
John Cave (1940-03-03) (track 3)
composer:
Saul Chaplin (track 20)
Alberto Domínguez (track 3)
Cole Porter (1930) (track 2)
Harold Arlen (1941) (track 19)
lyricist:
Sammy Cahn (track 20)
Alberto Domínguez (track 3)
Jimmie Lunceford (US jazz saxophonist and bandleader) (track 20)
Cole Porter (1930) (track 2)
Johnny Mercer (1941) (track 19)
orchestra:
Artie Shaw and His Orchestra (1940-03-03) (track 3)
publisher:
Chappell & Co. (track 2)
Harms, Inc. (track 2)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 19)
recording of:
Blues in the Night (track 19)
Love for Sale (track 2)
Frenesi (1940-03-03) (track 3)
referred to in medleys:
Love Medley (track 2)

CD 2: Jazz Mania

trumpet:
Tommy Ladnier (American jazz trumpeter) (track 8)
Courtney Williams (1930-40s trumpeter) (1939-03-29) (track 13)
cornet:
George Mitchell (jazz musician) (1926-12-16) (track 9)
membranophone:
Andrew Hilaire (1926-12-16) (track 9)
Walter Martin (1930-40s drummer) (1939-03-29) (track 13)
soprano saxophone:
Sidney Bechet (track 8)
guitar:
Oscar Moore (1945-10-11) (track 5)
bass:
Charlie Drayton (1930s-50s blues bassist) (1939-03-29) (track 13)
banjo:
Johnny St. Cyr (1926-12-16) (track 9)
double bass:
John Lindsay (US trombonist/bassist, worked with Jelly Roll Morton) (1926-12-16) (track 9)
Johnny Miller (part of the Nat King Cole Trio) (1945-10-11) (track 5)
alto saxophone, baritone saxophone and clarinet:
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1939-03-29) (track 13)
piano:
Jelly Roll Morton (1926-12-16) (track 9)
Clarence Johnson (1930s jazz & blues pianist) (1939-03-29) (track 13)
Nat King Cole (1945-10-11) (track 5)
bass clarinet and clarinet:
Omer Simeon (1926-12-16) (track 9)
tenor saxophone:
Lemuel Johnson (1939-03-29) (track 13)
trombone:
Kid Ory (1926-12-16) (track 9)
composer:
Harry James (American big band leader, trumpeter & actor) (track 16)
Jimmy McHugh (songwriter) (track 4)
Allan Roberts (track 1)
Joe Ricardel (1945) (track 5)
lyricist:
Dorothy Fields (US Tin Pan Alley librettist and lyricist) (track 4)
Doris Fisher (track 1)
Redd Evans (1945) (track 5)
vocals:
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1939-03-29) (track 13)
Nat King Cole (1945-10-11) (track 5)
writer:
Fred Norman (track 2)
Eugene Novello (track 2)
publisher:
MCA Records Ltd. (do not use as an imprint; UK subsidiary of MCA Records) (track 1)
Universal Music Ltd. (UK sound recording / publishing company) (track 1)
Universal/MCA Music Ltd. (not for release label use!) (track 1)
recorded at:
WMCA Studios in New York, New York, United States (1945-10-11) (track 5)
remaster of:
Grandpa's Spells (recording session no. 37255-2) by Jelly Roll Morton's Red Hot Peppers (track 9)
cover recording of:
recording of:
Back Beat Boogie (track 16)
Boulder Buff (track 2)
The Frim-Fram Sauce (1945-10-11) (track 5)
referred to in medleys:
Ja-Da Medley (track 4)

CD 3: The Essence of Jazz

recorded in:
Los Angeles, California, United States (1943-12-15) (track 3)
cornet:
George Mitchell (jazz musician) (1926-12-16) (track 18)
membranophone:
Andrew Hilaire (1926-12-16) (track 18)
guitar:
Oscar Moore (1943-12-15) (track 3)
banjo:
Johnny St. Cyr (1926-12-16) (track 18)
double bass:
John Lindsay (US trombonist/bassist, worked with Jelly Roll Morton) (1926-12-16) (track 18)
Johnny Miller (part of the Nat King Cole Trio) (1943-12-15) (track 3)
piano:
Jelly Roll Morton (1926-12-16) (track 18)
Nat King Cole (1943-12-15) (track 3)
bass clarinet and clarinet:
Omer Simeon (1926-12-16) (track 18)
trombone:
Kid Ory (1926-12-16) (track 18)
composer:
Charlie Barnet (track 11)
Jerry Gray (US big band arranger and conductor) (track 13)
Teddy McRae (track 15)
Jelly Roll Morton (track 7)
King Oliver (jazz cornetist) (track 18)
Artie Shaw (track 15)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 2)
Cliff Burwell (1928) (track 3)
Cole Porter (1935) (track 9)
lead vocals:
Nat King Cole (1943-12-15) (track 3)
lyricist:
Eddie DeLange (track 13)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 2)
Mitchell Parish (1928) (track 3)
Cole Porter (1935) (track 9)
vocals:
Jelly Roll Morton (1926-12-16) (track 18)
publisher:
Atlantic Music (BMI) (track 11)
Chappell & Co. (track 13)
Scarsdale Music (ASCAP) (track 13)
recorded at:
remaster of:
Doctor Jazz (recording session no. 37257-3) by Jelly Roll Morton's Red Hot Peppers (track 18)
part of:
Roud Folk Song Index (number: 13188) (track 2)
arrangements:
Skyliner (for brass band, Geldard) (track 11)
St. Louis Blues (for concert band, Nowak) (track 5)
cover recording of:
Sweet Lorraine (1943-12-15) (track 3)
is the basis for:
Divine biguine (french) (track 9)
later translated versions:
Beguine (track 9)
later versions:
Begin the Beguine (unknown language, not English) (track 9)
part of:
Jubilee (track 9)
recording of:
A String of Pearls (track 13)
A-Tisket, A-Tasket (track 2)
Back Bay Shuffle (track 15)
Begin the Beguine (track 9)
King Porter Stomp (track 7)
Skyliner (track 11)
St. Louis Blues (track 5)
Doctor Jazz (1926-12-16) (track 18)
referred to in medleys:
Ja-Da Medley (track 5)

Release

ASIN: US: B00008CGT0 [info]