Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Let There Be Love
Nat King Cole & George Shearing 2:44
2 Time After Time
Miles Davis 3:32
3 Night Train
Oscar Peterson 4:51
4 Lady Sings the Blues
Billie Holiday 3:43
5 April in Paris
Count Basie 3:52
6 You're a Weaver of Dream
John Coltrane 5:32
7 Feeling Good
Nina Simone 3.5 2:55
8 The Sidewinder
Lee Morgan 5:08
9 The Girl From Ipanema
Astrud Gilberto 5:14
10 Can Anyone Explain
Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong 3:10
11 In the Mood
Glenn Miller 3:36
12 Misty
Erroll Garner 2:48
13 I've Got You Under My Skin
Peggy Lee 2:30
14 Wade in the Water
Ramsey Lewis 3:46
15 Minnie the Moocher
Cab Calloway 3:14
16 Goin' Out of My Head
Wes Montgomery 2:15
17 Mountain Dance
Dave Grusin 6:10
18 Those Who Were (feat. Lisa Nilson)
Niels-Henning Ørsted Pedersen 5:28
19 Angela (Theme From Taxi)
Bob James 5:45
20 At Last
Etta James 3:02
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Take Five
Dave Brubeck 5:23
2 Desafinado
Stan Getz 5:49
3 Summertime
Sarah Vaughan 3:12
4 Take the "A" Train
Duke Ellington & His Orchestra 2:54
5 So What
Ronny Jordan 5:06
6 Mad About the Boy
Dinah Washington 5 2:45
7 I Wish I Knew
Billy Taylor Trio 3:40
8 C'est si Bon
Louis Armstrong 3:02
9 Song for My Father
Horace Silver 5:11
10 Summer of 42
George Benson 4:34
11 I Get a Kick Out of You
Benny Carter 2:52
12 My Funny Valentine
Chet Baker 2:18
13 Children of the Ghetto
Courtney Pine 4:34
14 Shine on Harvest Moon
Coleman Hawkins 4:49
15 Cantaloupe Island
Donald Byrd 3:33
16 Gurney Slade
Max Harris 2:10
17 Sookie Sookie
Grant Green 4:21
18 Morning Dance
Spyro Gyra 3:56
19 Birdland
Weather Report 5:59
20 Every Time We Sat Goobye
Ella Fitzgerald 3:11

Credits

CD 1

recorded in:
New York, New York, United States (1965-01-15) (track 7)
guitar:
Rudy Stevenson (1965-01-15) (track 7)
piano:
Nina Simone (US singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger and civil rights activist) (1965-01-15) (track 7)
arranger:
Hal Mooney (track 7)
composer:
Lionel Rand (track 1)
George David Weiss (track 10)
Bennie Benjamin (track 10)
conductor:
Hal Mooney (1965-01-15) (track 7)
lyricist:
George David Weiss (track 10)
Bennie Benjamin (track 10)
Ian Grant (Lyricist) (track 1)
performer:
Ella Fitzgerald (track 10)
producer:
Hal Mooney (track 7)
vocals:
Nina Simone (US singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger and civil rights activist) (1965-01-15) (track 7)
writer:
Leslie Bricusse (track 7)
Mack Gordon (track 20)
Rob Hyman (track 2)
Cyndi Lauper (track 2)
Anthony Newley (track 7)
Harry Warren (US composer and lyricist) (track 20)
publisher:
CBS Songs Ltd. (track 2)
Dub Notes Music (track 2)
Human Boy Music (track 2)
Rellla Music Corp. (track 2)
Sony Songs Inc. ( – ????) (track 2)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 2)
ヤマハミュージックエンタテインメントホールディングス (holding company - do not use as release label) (track 2)
has remixes:
sampled by:
"A Oração do Amor" by Iras (track 7)
How I Feel by Wax Tailor (track 7)
New Day by Jay-Z & Kanye West (track 7)
cover recording of:
At Last (track 20)
Feeling Good (1965-01-15) (track 7)
instrumental cover recording of:
Time After Time (track 2)
later translated versions:
Dej zpátky čas (track 2)
Em sento bé (track 7)
Var inte rädd (track 2)
part of:
recording of:
Can Anyone Explain? (track 10)
Let There Be Love (track 1)

CD 2

drums (drum set):
Alex Acuña (1976 – 1977) (track 19)
mandolin:
Jaco Pastorius (1976 – 1977) (track 19)
tambourine:
Manolo Badrena (1976 – 1977) (track 19)
synthesizer:
Joe Zawinul (1976 – 1977) (track 19)
bass:
Jaco Pastorius (1976 – 1977) (track 19)
melodica:
Joe Zawinul (1976 – 1977) (track 19)
saxophone:
Wayne Shorter (US jazz saxophonist and composer) (1976 – 1977) (track 19)
sopranino saxophone:
Wayne Shorter (US jazz saxophonist and composer) (1976 – 1977) (track 19)
grand piano:
Joe Zawinul (1976 – 1977) (track 19)
arranger:
James Morgan (conductor) (track 3)
Juliette Pochin (track 3)
assistant producer:
Wayne Shorter (US jazz saxophonist and composer) (track 19)
co-producer:
Jaco Pastorius (track 19)
composer:
Jay Beckenstein (track 18)
Don Covay (track 17)
Noël Coward (track 6)
Steve Cropper (track 17)
Miles Davis (jazz trumpeter, bandleader, songwriter) (track 5)
George Gershwin (composer) (track 3)
Michel Legrand (track 10)
Joe Zawinul (track 19)
Henri Betti (1947) (track 8)
engineer:
Ron Malo (track 19)
lyricist:
Noël Coward (track 6)
Ira Gershwin (track 3)
DuBose Heyward (track 3)
Newton Mendonça (track 2)
Jerry Seelen (track 8)
orchestrator:
Joe Zawinul (track 19)
producer:
Jaco Pastorius (track 19)
Wayne Shorter (US jazz saxophonist and composer) (track 19)
Joe Zawinul (track 19)
vocals:
Sarah Vaughan (track 3)
Dinah Washington (track 6)
Jaco Pastorius (1976 – 1977) (track 19)
Joe Zawinul (1976 – 1977) (track 19)
phonographic copyright by:
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1949) (track 3)
publisher:
Bendig Music Corp. (track 2)
Chappell & Co. (track 3)
Chappell Music Ltd. (tracks 3, 6)
Fermata Do Brasil (track 2)
Warner/Chappell (track 3)
Warner/Chappell North America Limited (formerly incorporated as Marmalade Music Ltd., from 1968/09/19–1999/11/09) (track 3)
Ira Gershwin Music (1935) (track 3)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (1935) (track 3)
recorded at:
arrangements:
Mad About the Boy (arr Paul Campbell) (track 6)
Summertime (catch-all for arrangements) (track 3)
cover recording of:
Desafinado (track 2)
So What (track 5)
The Summer Knows (Summer of ’42; instrumental version) (track 10)
Mad About the Boy (1961) (track 6)
instrumental cover recording of:
Sookie Sookie (track 17)
instrumental recording of:
Morning Dance (track 18)
is based on:
is the basis for:
Desafinado (English lyrics) (track 2)
Desafinado (English version sung by Ella Fitzgerald) (track 2)
Doin’ Time (track 3)
Summertime (Rick Wakeman arrangement) (track 3)
The Bones of You (track 3)
later translated parody versions:
Tschibuti (track 3)
later translated versions:
C'est l'été (track 3)
Faits pour s’aimer (Desafinado) (track 2)
Sommartid (track 3)
Summa is (track 3)
later versions:
Birdland (track 19)
The Summer Knows (Summer of ’42; with lyrics) (track 10)
recording of:
C'est si bon (English version) (track 8)
Summertime (American songbook standard from 1935 opera Porgy and Bess) (track 3)
Birdland (1976 – 1977) (track 19)
referred to in medleys:
translated version of:
C’est si bon (original french version) (track 8)