The Song Books (Classic Ray Brown bass, Ed Thigpen drums lineup.)

~ Release by Oscar Peterson (see all versions of this release, 1 available)

Tracklist

CD 1: Cole Porter Song Book ; Irving Berlin Song Book
# Title Rating Length
1 In the Still of the Night
2:52
2 It's Allright with Me
2:54
3 Love for Sale
3:29
4 Just One of Those Things
2:24
5 I've Got You Under My Skin
2:50
6 Everytime We Say Goodbye
2:21
7 Night and Day
2:33
8 Easy to Love
2:36
9 Why Can't You Behave
3:00
10 I Love Paris
2:11
11 I Concentrate on You
3:11
12 It's De-Lovely
2:31
13 I've Got My Love to Keep Me Warm
2:37
14 Supper Time
3:11
15 I'm Putting All My Eggs in One Basket
2:01
16 Change Partners
2:25
17 The Song Is Ended
2:58
18 How Deep Is the Ocean
2:59
19 Cheek to Cheek
2:28
20 I Used to Be Color Blind
2:18
21 You're Laughing at Me
2:21
22 Isn't This a Lovely Day
3:21
23 Top Hat, White Tie, and Tails
2:16
24 Remember
2:51
CD 2: George Gershwin Song Book ; Duke Ellington Song Book
# Title Rating Length
1 It Ain't Necessarily So
2:48
2 The Man I Love
3:07
3 Love Walked in
2:48
4 I Was Doing All Right
2:49
5 A Foggy Day
2:53
6 Oh Lady Be Good
3:01
7 Love Is Here to Stay
2:58
8 They All Laughed
2:30
9 Let's Call the Whole Thing Off
2:18
10 Summertime
2:57
11 Nice Work If You Can Get It
2:06
12 Shall We Dance?
2:18
13 Don't Get Around Much Anymore
2:33
14 Sophisticated Lady
2:26
15 Rockin' in Rhythm
2:15
16 Prelude to a Kiss
2:31
17 In a Mellow Tone
3:43
18 Cotton Tail
2:23
19 Just A-Sittin' and A-Rockin'
2:58
20 Things Ain't What They Used to Be
3:07
21 Take the "A" Train
3:04
22 I Got It Bad (And That Ain't Good)
3:12
23 Do Nothin' Till You Hear from Me
2:15
24 John Hardy's Wife
2:34
CD 3: Jerome Kern Song Book ; Richard Rodgers Song Book
# Title Rating Length
1 I Won't Dance
2:29
2 Bill
2:55
3 The Song Is You
3:01
4 A Fine Romance
3:06
5 Can't Help Lovin' Dat Man
2:42
6 Ol' Man River
2:35
7 Long Ago (And Far Away)
2:32
8 Lovely to Look at
2:45
9 Pick Yourself Up
2:09
10 Smoke Gets in Your Eyes
2:46
11 The Way You Look Tonight
3:37
12 Yesterdays
3:20
13 This Can't Be Love
2:33
14 It Might As Well Be Spring
3:03
15 Johnny One Note
1:42
16 Surrey with the Fringe on Top
2:34
17 The Lady Is a Tramp
2:06
18 Blue Moon
2:44
19 Manhattan
2:55
20 Isn't It Romantic
2:17
21 Lover
2:03
22 I Didn't Know What Time It Was
2:38
23 Bewitched
2:53
24 My Funny Valentine
2:45
CD 4: Harry Warren and Vincent Youmans Song Book ; Harold Arlen Song Book
# Title Rating Length
1 Lullaby of Broadway
2:31
2 Serenade in Blue
3:10
3 You'll Never Know
3:22
4 I Had the Craziest Dream
2:51
5 I Only Have Eyes for You
3:41
6 Chattanooga Choo Choo
2:07
7 More Than You Know
2:58
8 Carioca
2:15
9 Without a Song
3:33
10 Drums in My Heart
1:43
11 Time on My Hands
1:49
12 Great Day
2:02
13 Happiness Is a Thing Called Joe
2:12
14 Stormy Weather
2:42
15 Over the Rainbow
2:17
16 The Man That Got Away
2:38
17 Ill Wind
2:32
18 Let's Fall in Love
2:16
19 As Long As I Live
2:23
20 Come Rain or Come Shine
2:36
21 Ac-Cent-Tchu-Ate the Positive
2:00
22 Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea
2:41
23 I've Got the World on a String
2:27
24 That Old Black Magic
2:59
CD 5: Jimmy McHugh Song Book
# Title Rating Length
1 You're a Sweetheart
2:45
2 Lost in a Fog
3:17
3 I Can't Believe You're in Love with Me
3:29
4 On the Sunny Side of the Street
3:10
5 Diga, Diga, Doo
3:01
6 I Feel a Song Coming on
2:29
7 I'm in the Mood for Love
2:30
8 When My Sugar Walks Down the Street
1:50
9 Don't Blame Me
2:51
10 I Can't Give You Anything But Love
2:04
11 Can't Get Out of This Mood
3:00
12 I Couldn't Sleep a Wink Last Night
2:40

Credits

CD 1: Cole Porter Song Book ; Irving Berlin Song Book

drums (drum set):
Ed Thigpen (1959-07-21 – 1959-08-01) (tracks 1, 4, 6)
bass:
Ray Brown (jazz bassist) (1959-07-21 – 1959-08-01) (tracks 1, 4, 6)
piano:
Oscar Peterson (Canadian jazz pianist and composer) (1959-07-21 – 1959-08-01) (tracks 1, 4, 6)
composer:
Cole Porter (composer) (1935) (track 4)
Irving Berlin (1937) (track 13)
Cole Porter (composer) (1937) (track 1)
Cole Porter (composer) (1944) (tracks 6, 6)
lyricist:
Cole Porter (composer) (1935) (track 4)
Irving Berlin (1937) (track 13)
Cole Porter (composer) (1937) (track 1)
Cole Porter (composer) (1944) (tracks 6, 6)
producer:
Norman Granz (tracks 1, 4, 6)
phonographic copyright by:
Verve Records, Inc. (credited often as just "Verve Records" for manufacturing/marketing, a division of PolyGram Classics and Jazz, of PolyGram Records, Inc.) (tracks 1, 4, 6)
publisher:
Chappell & Co. (tracks 6, 6)
Chappell & Co., Inc. (tracks 1, 6, 6)
Chappell Music Co. Inc. (tracks 6, 6)
Chappell (company that specialized in library and production music) (track 1)
Warner Chappell Music Ltd. (no slash; used 1988–1996) (tracks 6, 6, 13)
recorded at:
Universal Recording in Chicago, Illinois, United States (1959-07-21 – 1959-08-01) (tracks 1, 4, 6)
arrangements:
Ev'ry Time We Say Goodbye (for choir, Bennett) (tracks 6, 6)
instrumental recording of:
Ev’ry Time We Say Goodbye (1959-07-21 – 1959-08-01) (track 6)
In the Still of the Night (Cole Porter song) (1959-07-21 – 1959-08-01) (track 1)
Just One of Those Things (1959-07-21 – 1959-08-01) (track 4)
later translated versions:
part of:
Can‐Can (1960 musical film) (track 4)
High Society (stage musical) (track 4)
Jubilee (track 4)
Panama Hattie (1942 film) (track 4)
recording of:

Release

ASIN:US: B075SVK2CQ [info]