Tracklist

CD 1: 1943-1947
# Title Rating Length
1 Artistry in Rhythm
3:21
2 Eager Beaver
3:12
3 And Her Tears Flowed Like Wine
3:09
4 Southern Scandal
3:07
5 Tampico
2:46
6 Artistry Jumps
2:41
7 Shoo Fly Pie and Apple Pan Dowdy
2:39
8 Artistry in Boogie
3:00
9 Artistry in Percussion
3:10
10 Willow Weep for Me
3:11
11 Concerto to End All Concertos
6:18
12 Opus in Pastels
2:51
13 Capitol Punishment
4:33
14 Across the Alley From the Alamo
2:39
15 Collaboration
2:43
16 Minor Riff
3:08
17 Machito
2:31
18 Elegy for Alto
3:14
19 Lament
3:10
20 How High the Moon
2:32
21 Interlude
3:08
CD 2: 1950-1954
# Title Rating Length
1 Trajectories
3:31
2 Jolly Rogers
2:43
3 Art Pepper
5:19
4 Orange Colored Sky
2:35
5 Love for Sale
3:15
6 Viva Prado
3:20
7 September Song
3:21
8 Dynaflow
3:09
9 Easy Street
3:17
10 City of Glass
4:28
11 Young Blood
3:16
12 23º North - 82º West
3:11
13 Invention for Guitar and Trumpet
2:56
14 Lover Man
2:50
15 All About Ronnie
2:53
16 Crazy Rhythm
3:00
17 I Got It Bad and That Ain't Good
3:01
18 In a Lighter Vein
2:43
19 A Theme of Four Values
2:52
20 King Fish
3:08
21 Sweets
2:32
CD 3: 1955-1959
# Title Rating Length
1 I've Got You Under My Skin
5:32
2 Stompin' at the Savoy
4:37
3 Black Coffee
3:40
4 Sunset Tower
3:15
5 Peanut Vendor
4:35
6 Intermission Riff
4:17
7 Recuerdos (Reminiscences)
5:02
8 El Congo Valiente
5:54
9 High on a Windy Hill
2:10
10 My Old Flame
4:05
11 Out of This World
5:46
12 On the Street Where You Live
2:12
13 Theme for Sunday
5:17
14 Django
5:06
15 Mexican Jumping Bean
4:27
CD 4: 1960-1968
# Title Rating Length
1 Ten Bars Ago
3:16
2 Maria
4:29
3 I Feel Pretty
3:55
4 Darn That Dream
2:17
5 It's Alright With Me
2:29
6 Stairway to the Stars
5:51
7 Waltz of the Prophets
6:47
8 A Night at the Gold Nugget
5:41
9 3 x 3 x 2 x 2 x 2 = 72
4:32
10 Our Love Is Here to Stay
2:45
11 Lohengrin: Prelude to Act III
3:17
12 Passacaglia and Fugue
8:36
13 Lonely Boy
2:53
14 The Singing Oyster
3:41
15 How Are Things in Glocca Morra?
2:30

Credits

CD 1: 1943-1947

composer:
Guy Wood (track 7)
lyricist:
Sammy Gallop (track 7)
writer:
Doris Fisher (track 5)
Allan Roberts (track 5)
recording of:
Tampico (track 5)

CD 2: 1950-1954

writer:
Milton DeLugg (track 4)
William Stein (track 4)
publisher:
recording of:
Orange Colored Sky (track 4)

CD 3: 1955-1959

recorded in:
New York, New York, United States (1956-05-22 – 1956-05-24) (track 7)
drums (drum set):
Mel Lewis (American jazz drummer) (1956-02-11) (tracks 5–6)
Mel Lewis (American jazz drummer) (1956-05-22 – 1956-05-24) (track 7)
trumpet:
Pete Candoli (1956-02-11) (tracks 5–6)
Maynard Ferguson (1956-02-11) (tracks 5–6)
Ed Leddy (1956-02-11) (tracks 5–6)
Sam Noto (1956-02-11) (tracks 5–6)
Don Paladino (trumpeter) (1956-02-11) (tracks 5–6)
Vinnie Tanno (1956-02-11) (tracks 5–6)
Phil Gilbert (1956-05-22 – 1956-05-24) (track 7)
Lee Katzman (1956-05-22 – 1956-05-24) (track 7)
Ed Leddy (1956-05-22 – 1956-05-24) (track 7)
Al Mattaliano (1956-05-22 – 1956-05-24) (track 7)
Sam Noto (1956-05-22 – 1956-05-24) (track 7)
Vinnie Tanno (1956-05-22 – 1956-05-24) (track 7)
claves:
Roger Mozian (1956-05-22 – 1956-05-24) (track 7)
guitar:
Ralph Blaze (1956-02-11) (tracks 5–6)
Ralph Blaze (1956-05-22 – 1956-05-24) (track 7)
bass:
Curtis Counce (1956-05-22 – 1956-05-24) (track 7)
maracas:
Mario Alvarez (1956-05-22 – 1956-05-24) (track 7)
timpani:
Saul Gubin (1956-05-22 – 1956-05-24) (track 7)
alto saxophone:
Lennie Niehaus (1956-05-22 – 1956-05-24) (track 7)
saxophone:
Skeets Herfurt (1956-02-11) (tracks 5–6)
Vido Musso (1956-02-11) (tracks 5–6)
Lennie Niehaus (1956-02-11) (tracks 5–6)
Jack Nimitz (1956-02-11) (tracks 5–6)
Bill Perkins (jazz saxophonist) (1956-02-11) (tracks 5–6)
Spence Sinatra (1956-02-11) (tracks 5–6)
bongos:
Chico Guerrero (1956-02-11) (tracks 5–6)
Willie Rodriguez (Latin jazz drummer and percussionist) (1956-05-22 – 1956-05-24) (track 7)
piano:
Stan Kenton (1956-02-11) (tracks 5–6)
Stan Kenton (1956-05-22 – 1956-05-24) (track 7)
baritone saxophone:
Bill Root (jazz saxophonist) (1956-05-22 – 1956-05-24) (track 7)
tuba:
Jim McAllister (1956-05-22 – 1956-05-24) (track 7)
timbales:
Chico Guerrero (1956-02-11) (tracks 5–6)
George Laguna (1956-05-22 – 1956-05-24) (track 7)
tenor saxophone:
Bill Perkins (jazz saxophonist) (1956-05-22 – 1956-05-24) (track 7)
Lucky Thompson (1956-05-22 – 1956-05-24) (track 7)
congas:
Tommy Lopez (1956-05-22 – 1956-05-24) (track 7)
trombone:
Milt Bernhart (1956-02-11) (tracks 5–6)
Bob Fitzpatrick (1956-02-11) (tracks 5–6)
Carl Fontana (1956-02-11) (tracks 5–6)
Don Kelley (1956-02-11) (tracks 5–6)
Kent Larsen (1956-02-11) (tracks 5–6)
Bob Fitzpatrick (1956-05-22 – 1956-05-24) (track 7)
Carl Fontana (1956-05-22 – 1956-05-24) (track 7)
Don Kelley (1956-05-22 – 1956-05-24) (track 7)
Kent Larsen (1956-05-22 – 1956-05-24) (track 7)
French horn:
Irving Rosenthal (1956-05-22 – 1956-05-24) (track 7)
Julius Watkins (1956-05-22 – 1956-05-24) (track 7)
composer:
Moisés Simons (track 5)
Ray Wetzel (track 6)
conductor:
Stan Kenton (1956-02-11) (tracks 5–6)
Stan Kenton (1956-05-22 – 1956-05-24) (track 7)
lyricist:
L. Wolfe Gilbert (track 5)
Marion Sunshine (track 5)
producer:
Lee Gillette (track 7)
writer:
Alex Kramer (track 9)
Joan Whitney (track 9)
recorded at:
Goldwyn Studios (renamed since ca. 1999 as "The Lot") in Los Angeles, California, United States (1956-02-11) (tracks 5–6)
Capitol Studios (New York City) in New York, New York, United States (1956-05-22 – 1956-05-24) (track 7)
instrumental recording of:
The Peanut Vendor (1956-02-11) (track 5)
recording of:
Intermission Riff (1956-02-11) (track 6)
translated version of:
El manisero (track 5)

CD 4: 1960-1968

drums (drum set):
Jerry McKenzie (1961-03-15) (track 2)
drums (drum set) [drums]:
Jerry Lestock McKenzie (1961-12-11) (track 6)
trumpet:
Ernie Bernhardt (1961-03-15) (track 2)
Bud Brisbois (1961-03-15) (track 2)
Bob Rolfe (1961-03-15) (track 2)
Sanford Skinner (1961-03-15) (track 2)
Dalton Smith (1961-03-15) (track 2)
Norman Baltazar (1961-12-11) (track 6)
Bob Behrendt (1961-12-11) (track 6)
Bud Brisbois (1961-12-11) (track 6)
Bob Rolfe (1961-12-11) (track 6)
Dalton Smith (1961-12-11) (track 6)
Marvin Stamm (1961-12-11) (track 6)
bass:
Pete Chivily (1961-03-15) (track 2)
mellophone:
Dwight Carver (1961-03-15) (track 2)
Gordon Davison (mellophone) (1961-03-15) (track 2)
Keith LaMotte (1961-03-15) (track 2)
Gene Roland (1961-03-15) (track 2)
mellophone [mellophonium]:
Dwight Carver (1961-12-11) (track 6)
Keith La Motte (1961-12-11) (track 6)
Carl Saunders (1961-12-11) (track 6)
Ray Starling (1961-12-11) (track 6)
double bass [bass]:
Pat Senatore (1961-12-11) (track 6)
timpani:
Larry Bunker (1961-03-15) (track 2)
bass saxophone:
Joel Kaye (1961-12-11) (track 6)
alto saxophone:
Gabe Baltazar (1961-03-15) (track 2)
Gabe Baltazar (1961-12-11) (track 6)
saxophone:
Wayne Dunstan (1961-03-15) (track 2)
piano:
Stan Kenton (1961-12-11) (track 6)
baritone saxophone:
Marvin Holladay (1961-03-15) (track 2)
Allan Beutler (1961-12-11) (track 6)
tuba:
Clive Acker (1961-03-15) (track 2)
Dave Wheeler (1961-12-11) (track 6)
bass trombone:
Jim Amlotte (1961-03-15) (track 2)
Dave Wheeler (1961-03-15) (track 2)
Jim Amlotte (1961-12-11) (track 6)
Dave Wheeler (1961-12-11) (track 6)
tenor saxophone:
Sam Donahue (1961-03-15) (track 2)
Paul Renzi (saxophone) (1961-03-15) (track 2)
Buddy Arnold (1961-12-11) (track 6)
Paul Renzi (saxophone) (1961-12-11) (track 6)
congas:
George Acevedo (1961-03-15) (track 2)
trombone:
Jack Spurlock (1961-03-15) (track 2)
Dee Barton (1961-12-11) (track 6)
Bob Fitzpatrick (1961-12-11) (track 6)
Bud Parker (1961-12-11) (track 6)
Jack Spurlock (1961-12-11) (track 6)
arranger:
Bill Holman (track 6)
Johnny Richards (track 2)
composer:
Burton Lane (track 15)
Matty Malneck (track 6)
Frank Signorelli (track 6)
Leonard Bernstein (US composer & conductor) (1956) (track 2)
conductor:
Stan Kenton (1961-03-15) (track 2)
lyricist:
Yip Harburg (track 15)
Mitchell Parish (track 6)
Stephen Sondheim (1956) (track 2)
producer:
Lee Gillette (tracks 2, 6)
Kent Larsen (track 2)
solo trumpet:
Conte Candoli (1961-03-15) (track 2)
solo piano:
Stan Kenton (1961-03-15) (track 2)
solo trombone:
Bob Fitzpatrick (1961-03-15) (track 2)
publisher:
Universal Music Publishing Ltd. (UK subsidiary of Universal Music Publishing Group) (track 2)
recorded at:
Goldwyn Sound Stage 5 (Hollywood, CA) (1961-03-15) (track 2)
Capitol Studios (Hollywood, CA) in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1961-12-11) (track 6)
arrangements:
West Side Story: Maria (arr. Gordon for oboe and orchestra) (track 2)
instrumental cover recording of:
Stairway to the Stars (1961-12-11) (track 6)
instrumental recording of:
West Side Story: Maria (Tony) (1961-03-15) (track 2)
later translated versions:
Maria (track 2)
Maria (track 2)
part of:
Finian’s Rainbow (1947 Broadway musical) (track 15)
West Side Story (track 2)
recording of:
How Are Things in Glocca Morra? (from "Finian's Rainbow") (track 15)
referred to in medleys:
West Side Story Medley (Clayderman) (track 2)
West Side Story (Peter Riese arrangement) (track 2)
West Side Story Suite (tracks 2, 2)