Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Cocoanut Woman
3:23
2 Jamaica Farewell
3:02
3 Man Smart (Woman Smarter)
3:36
4 Matilda
3:37
5 Island in the Sun
3:25
6 Jump in the Line
3:44
7 Day-O (Banana Boat Song)
5 3:04
8 Manha de Carnaval
2:17
9 Angelina
3:59
10 Danny Boy
5:52
11 Jump Down, Spin Around
1:59
12 Mama Look a Boo Boo
5:09
13 Kingston Market
3:20
14 Hava Nagila
3:17
15 Scarlet Ribbons
3:14
16 When the Saints Go Marchin In
3:41

Credits

CD 1

trumpet:
Conte Candoli (1955-08-18) (track 15)
Buddy Childers (1955-08-18) (track 15)
Maynard Ferguson (1955-08-18) (track 15)
Joseph B. Wilder (1957-01-27) (tracks 1, 5)
cuatro:
Ernest Calabria (track 6)
membranophone:
Irv Kluger (1955-08-18) (track 15)
Osie Johnson (1955-10-20) (track 7)
flute:
Herbert Levy (1955-10-20) (track 7)
James N. DeMeo (1957-01-27) (tracks 1, 5)
Harold M. Jones (50s US flautist) (1957-01-27) (tracks 1, 5)
guitar:
Ernest Calabria (track 6)
Millard Thomas (track 6)
Jim Hall (US jazz guitarist, composer & arranger) (1955-08-18) (track 15)
Millard Thomas (1955-08-18) (track 15)
Millard Thomas (1955-10-20) (track 7)
Frantz Casséus (1957-01-27) (tracks 1, 5)
Victor Messer (1957-01-27) (tracks 1, 5)
Millard Thomas (1957-01-27) (tracks 1, 5)
bass:
Norman Keenan (track 6)
double bass:
Eugene Wright (1955-08-18) (track 15)
Milt Hinton (1955-10-20) (track 7)
Norman Keenan (1957-01-27) (tracks 1, 5)
saxophone:
Buddy Collette (1955-08-18) (track 15)
Jimmy Giuffre (1955-08-18) (track 15)
Harry Klee (1955-08-18) (track 15)
Bud Shank (1955-08-18) (track 15)
Herbert Stewart (1955-08-18) (track 15)
bongos:
Carlos Vidal (1955-08-18) (track 15)
Noah Rodriguez (1957-01-27) (tracks 1, 5)
piano:
John F. Williams Jr. (50s US soul/jazz pianist) (1955-08-18) (track 15)
marimba:
Joe Venuto (1957-01-27) (tracks 1, 5)
timbales:
Frank Guerrero (1955-08-18) (track 15)
congas:
Modesto Doran Martinez (1955-08-18) (track 15)
Alexander Cambrelen (1955-10-20) (track 7)
Mario Castillo (1955-10-20) (track 7)
Daniel Barrajanos (1957-01-27) (tracks 1, 5)
trombone:
John Haliburton (1955-08-18) (track 15)
Ed Kusby (1955-08-18) (track 15)
Si Zentner (1955-08-18) (track 15)
additional lyricist:
William Attaway (1955) (track 7)
Irving Burgie (1955) (track 7)
arranger:
Irving Burgie (track 13)
choir vocals:
Charles Colman (1955-10-20) (track 7)
J. Hamilton Grandison (1955-10-20) (track 7)
Joseph Lewis (1955-10-20) (track 7)
Lord Burgess (1955-10-20) (track 7)
Brock Peters (1955-10-20) (track 7)
Sherman Sneed (1955-10-20) (track 7)
Herbert L. Stubbs (1955-10-20) (track 7)
John White (50s US vocalist) (1955-10-20) (track 7)
Gloria Wynder (1955-10-20) (track 7)
Gilbert E. Adkins (1957-01-27) (tracks 1, 5)
Irving D. Barnes (1957-01-27) (tracks 1, 5)
Leon Bibb (1957-01-27) (tracks 1, 5)
Charles Colman (1957-01-27) (tracks 1, 5)
Stephen Harbachick (1957-01-27) (tracks 1, 5)
Marvin Hayes, Jr. (1957-01-27) (tracks 1, 5)
Joe N. Kenyon (1957-01-27) (tracks 1, 5)
Irving Burgie (1957-01-27) (tracks 1, 5)
Samuel R. McCurry (1957-01-27) (tracks 1, 5)
John Nielsen (1957-01-27) (tracks 1, 5)
Brock Peters (1957-01-27) (tracks 1, 5)
Howard A. Roberts (choral vocals in Harry Belafonte recordings, founded the Howard Roberts Chorale) (1957-01-27) (tracks 1, 5)
William Stewart (choral vocals in Harry Belafonte recordings) (1957-01-27) (tracks 1, 5)
Herbert L. Stubbs (1957-01-27) (tracks 1, 5)
Leroy B. Thompson (1957-01-27) (tracks 1, 5)
Rodester Timmons (1957-01-27) (tracks 1, 5)
chorus master:
Ralph Hunter (track 6)
composer:
William Attaway (track 11)
Harry Belafonte (tracks 1, 5, 11)
Luiz Bonfá (track 8)
Evelyn Danzig (track 15)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (tracks 7, 10, 14, 16)
Irving Burgie (tracks 1–2, 5)
conductor:
Ralph Hunter (track 6)
Tony Scott (bop/jazz clarinetist) (1955-08-18) (track 15)
Tony Scott (bop/jazz clarinetist) (1955-10-20) (track 7)
Robert DeCormier (1957-01-27) (tracks 1, 5)
engineer:
Bob Sirapson (track 6)
lead vocals:
Harry Belafonte (1955-08-18) (track 15)
Harry Belafonte (1955-10-20) (track 7)
Harry Belafonte (1957-01-27) (tracks 1, 5)
lyricist:
Harry Belafonte (tracks 1, 5)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 16)
Irving Burgie (tracks 1–2, 5)
Antônio Maria (track 8)
Jack O. Segal (track 15)
Frederick Edward Weatherly (1910 – 1913) (track 10)
orchestra:
Tony Scott's Orchestra & Chorus (1955-10-20) (track 7)
performer:
David Klein (1955-08-18) (track 15)
producer:
Bob Bollard (track 6)
Joe Carlton (tracks 1, 5)
Herman Diaz, Jr. (track 7)
Henri René (track 15)
writer:
Gene Barge (track 12)
Raymond Bell (track 6)
Frank Guida (track 12)
Norman Span (track 3)
Irving Burgie (track 9)
phonographic copyright by:
BMG Music (not for release label use!) (1961 –) (track 6)
publisher:
Boosey & Hawkes, Inc. (USA, publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 10)
Caribe Music Corp. (track 7)
Copyright Control (not for release label use! this is only for copyrights and publishing relationships) (track 6)
recorded at:
Webster Hall in New York, New York, United States (1955-10-20) (track 7)
Webster Hall in New York, New York, United States (1957-01-27) (tracks 1, 5)
part of:
Roud Folk Song Index (number: 13983) (track 16)
arrangements:
Danny Boy (arr. Gamley) (track 10)
Danny Boy (for violin and orchestra, arr. Lenehan & Kennedy) (track 10)
Danny Boy (James Last arrangement) (track 10)
Danny Boy (arr. Joseph Flummerfelt) (track 10)
Hava Nagila (track 14)
When the Saints Go Marching In (arrangement from “The Spiritual Medley”) (track 16)
cover recording of:
Danny Boy (track 10)
Manhã de Carnaval (track 8)
Scarlet Ribbons (For Her Hair) (1955-08-18) (track 15)
is based on:
Jump in the Line (track 6)
Londonderry Air (track 10)
is the basis for:
Hava Nagila (Rootwater version) (track 14)
I'm the Man (track 14)
later parody versions:
Harvey and Sheila (track 14)
later translated parody versions:
later translated versions:
Hava naguila (track 14)
黒いオルフェ (track 8)
later versions:
Le Ruban rose (track 15)
When the Saints Go Marching In (Louis Armstrong's version) (track 16)
When the Saints Go Marching In (Rosetta Tharpe's version) (track 16)
When the Saints Go Marching In (Bartholomew & Domino version) (track 16)
recording of:
Angelina (track 9)
Jamaica Farewell (track 2)
Jump in the Line (track 6)
Kingston Market (track 13)
Mama Look a Boo Boo (track 12)
הבה נגילה (Hava Nagila, traditional Jewish folk song) (track 14)
Day-O (The Banana Boat Song) (Burgess/Attaway version made famous by Harry Belafonte) (1955-10-20) (track 7)
Cocoanut Woman (1957-01-27) (track 1)
Island in the Sun (1957-01-27) (track 5)
referred to in medleys:
version of:
Day-O (The Banana Boat Song) (Original folk song) (track 7)

Release

ASIN: DE: B00002418Q [info]