Annotation

Recorded in November 1932 (tracks 1-2, 5-6), December 1933 (tracks 3-4), May, June & July 1934 (tracks 7-16), January 30, 1939 (tracks 17-18) and April 21, 1941 (tracks 19-22) in Paris.
Reissue of the Brunswick 78rpm discs 500 220 (tracks 1-2), 500 221 (tracks 5-6), 500 358 (tracks 3-4), 500 438 (tracks 7-8), 500 440 (tracks 15-16), 500 450 (tracks 9-10), 500 451 (tracks 13-14) & 500 475 (tracks 11-12), the Decca 78rpm disc 7039 (tracks 17-18) and the Blue Star 78rpm discs 7 (tracks 19-20) & 8 (tracks 21-22).

Annotation last modified on 2014-11-25 18:10 .

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Blues en si bémol
Garland Wilson 2:57
2 Get Up, Bessie
Garland Wilson 3:08
3 Mood Indigo
Garland Wilson 3:30
4 China Boy
Garland Wilson 3:12
5 Minnie the Moocher's Wedding Day
Garland Wilson 2:58
6 Rhapsody in Love
Garland Wilson 3:22
7 Honeysuckle Rose
Herman Chittison 3:01
8 Bugle Call Rag
Herman Chittison 2:29
9 You'll Be My Lover
Herman Chittison 3:09
10 Stormy Weather
Herman Chittison 3:05
11 Heat Wave
Herman Chittison 2:41
12 Miss Otis Regrets
Herman Chittison 2:59
13 Saint Louis Blues
Herman Chittison 3:28
14 Red Jill Rag
Herman Chittison 3:13
15 Nagasaki
Herman Chittison 3:17
16 Trees
Herman Chittison 3:14
17 You Made Me Love You
Danny Polo Trio 3:11
18 Montmartre Loan
Danny Polo Trio 2:55
19 Coquette
Charlie Lewis 3:08
20 Long Ago and Far Away
Charlie Lewis 2:52
21 Some of These Days
Charlie Lewis 2:45
22 April in Paris
Charlie Lewis 2:48

Credits

CD 1

clarinet:
Danny Polo (tracks 17–18)
drums (drum set):
Jerry Mengo (tracks 18, 22)
membranophone:
Jerry Mengo (tracks 17, 19–21)
double bass:
Emmanuel Soudieux (tracks 19–22)
piano:
Herman Chittison (tracks 7–16)
Charlie Lewis (french jazz pianist) (tracks 19–22)
Garland Wilson (tracks 1–6, 17–18)
vocals:
Arita Day (tracks 11–12)
Nina Mae McKinney (tracks 5–6)

Release Group

part of:Jazz in Paris (number: 99)