Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 April in Paris
3:08
2 Everything Happens to Me
3:17
3 Just Friend
3:31
4 Summertime
2:47
5 If I Should Lose You
2:48
6 I Didn't Know What Time It Was
3:14
7 Star Eyes
3:30
8 Laura
2:59
9 Out of Nowhere
3:09
10 East of the Sun (and West of the Moon)
3:40
11 I'm in the Mood for Love
2:53
12 Okiedoke
3:04
13 I'll Remember April
3:03
14 Easy to Love
3:30
15 Dancing in the Dark
3:11
16 I'm in the Mood for Love (Long)
3:35
17 They Can't Take That Away From Me
3:18
18 My Melancholy Baby
3:25

Credits

CD 1

violin:
Bronislaw Gimpel (1949-11-30) (track 4)
Max Hollander (1949-11-30) (track 4)
Milton Lomask (1949-11-30) (track 4)
Sam Caplan (1950-07) (track 15)
Howard Kay (Violin player) (1950-07) (track 15)
Harry Melnikoff (1950-07) (track 15)
Sam Rand (1950-07) (track 15)
Zelly Smirnoff (1950-07) (track 15)
cello:
Frank Miller (US cellist) (1949-11-30) (track 4)
Maurice Brown (jazz cellist) (1950-07) (track 15)
drums (drum set):
Buddy Rich (1949-11-30) (track 4)
Buddy Rich (1950-03 – 1950-04) (track 7)
oboe:
Mitch Miller (1949-11-30) (track 4)
Eddie Brown (Oboist) (1950-07) (track 15)
cor anglais:
Mitch Miller (1949-11-30) (track 4)
viola:
Frank Brieff (1949-11-30) (track 4)
Isadore Zir (aka Isadore Zit viola player) (1950-07) (track 15)
membranophone:
Buddy Rich (1949-11-30) (track 4)
Buddy Rich (1950-07) (track 15)
double bass:
Ray Brown (jazz bassist) (1949-11-30) (track 4)
Ray Brown (jazz bassist) (1950-07) (track 15)
alto saxophone:
Charlie Parker (aka “Bird”, jazz alto saxophonist) (1949-11-30) (track 4)
Charlie Parker (aka “Bird”, jazz alto saxophonist) (1950-03 – 1950-04) (track 7)
Charlie Parker (aka “Bird”, jazz alto saxophonist) (1950-07) (track 15)
piano:
Stan Freeman (1949-11-30) (track 4)
Bernie Leighton (1950-07) (track 15)
xylophone:
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (track 15)
tuba:
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (track 15)
harp:
Meyer Rosen (Musician - Harp Player) (1949-11-30) (track 4)
Myor Rosen (1949-11-30) (track 4)
Verlye Mills (1950-07) (track 15)
French horn:
Joseph Singer (1950-07) (track 15)
arranger:
Jimmy Carroll (1913 - 1972, songwriter, orchestra arranger & conductor) (track 4)
Joe Lipman (track 15)
composer:
George Gershwin (composer) (tracks 4, 4)
Jimmy McHugh (songwriter) (track 11)
Gene de Paul (track 7)
Don Raye (track 7)
Arthur Schwartz (track 15)
Vernon Duke (1932) (track 1)
George Gershwin (composer) (1937) (track 17)
conductor:
Jimmy Carroll (1913 - 1972, songwriter, orchestra arranger & conductor) (1949-11-30) (track 4)
Joe Lipman (1950-07) (track 15)
lyricist:
Howard Dietz (track 15)
Dorothy Fields (US Tin Pan Alley librettist and lyricist) (track 11)
Ira Gershwin (tracks 4, 4)
DuBose Heyward (tracks 4, 4)
Yip Harburg (1932) (track 1)
Ira Gershwin (1937) (track 17)
orchestra:
Jimmy Carroll & His Orchestra (1949-11-30) (track 4)
Charlie Parker Quartet (1949-11-30) (track 4)
publisher:
Chappell & Co. (tracks 4, 4)
Chappell & Co., Inc. (tracks 4, 4, 17)
Chappell Music Ltd. (tracks 1, 4, 4)
George Gershwin Music (tracks 4, 4)
Ira Gershwin Music (track 17)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 17)
Warner Chappell Music Ltd. (no slash; used 1988–1996) (tracks 4, 4)
Warner/Chappell (tracks 4, 4)
Warner/Chappell North America Limited (formerly incorporated as Marmalade Music Ltd., from 1968/09/19–1999/11/09) (tracks 4, 4, 17)
Ira Gershwin Music (1935) (tracks 4, 4)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (1935) (tracks 4, 4)
Gershwin Publishing Corp (1937) (track 17)
arrangements:
12 Songs: Summertime (tracks 4, 4)
Summertime (catch-all for arrangements) (tracks 4, 4)
cover recording of:
instrumental cover recording of:
Summertime (American songbook standard from 1935 opera Porgy and Bess) (1949-11-30) (track 4)
Dancing in the Dark (1950-07) (track 15)
instrumental recording of:
Summertime (American songbook standard from 1935 opera Porgy and Bess) (1949-11-30) (track 4)
is based on:
is the basis for:
And the Living Is Easy (tracks 4, 4)
Doin’ Time (tracks 4, 4)
Moody’s Mood for Love (vocal version) (track 11)
Moody’s Mood for Love (instrumental) (track 11)
Summertime (Rick Wakeman arrangement) (tracks 4, 4)
The Bones of You (tracks 4, 4)
later translated parody versions:
Tschibuti (tracks 4, 4)
later translated versions:
C'est l'été (tracks 4, 4)
Le Bal des adieux (track 15)
Sommartid (tracks 4, 4)
Summa is (tracks 4, 4)
later versions:
part of:
An American in Paris (2015 Broadway musical) (track 17)
Crazy For You (1992 Musical) (track 17)
Shall We Dance (1937 film soundtrack) (track 17)
The Band Wagon (1953 film) (track 15)
recording of:
April in Paris (track 1)
Star Eyes (1950-03 – 1950-04) (track 7)
referred to in medleys:
Porgy and Bess Suite (tracks 4, 4)

Release

ASIN:DE: B00005NU5W [info]