Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 'Round Midnight
4:58
2 Yesterdays
3:20
3 The End of a Love Affair
3:18
4 Whisper Not
4:40
5 Ecaroh
3:00
6 Satin Doll
4:00
7 Missile Blues
6:05
8 Too Late Now
4:55
9 Jingles
5:35
10 Monk's Shop
3:58
11 Summertime
4:54
12 Falling in Love With Love
6:22
13 Renie
3:38
14 Far Wes
5:56
15 Leila
3:32
16 Old Folks
6:40
17 Wes' Tune
4:10
CD 2
# Title Rating Length
1 Airegin
4:29
2 D-Natural Blues
5:23
3 Polka Dots and Moonbeams
4:43
4 Four on Six
6:15
5 West Coast Blues
7:24
6 In Your Own Sweet Way
4:53
7 Mister Walker
4:32
8 Gone With the Wind
6:23
9 Movin' Along
5:42
10 Tune-Up
4:32
11 I Don't Stand a Ghost of a Chance With You
5:05
12 Body and Soul
7:22
13 So Do It!
6:08
14 Says You
5:01

Credits

CD 1

electric bass guitar:
Monk Montgomery (1958-04-18) (track 15)
drums (drum set):
Tony Bazley (1958-04-18) (tracks 14–17)
Louis Hayes (1959-10-01) (tracks 10–11, 13)
membranophone:
Paul Parker (percussionist) (1959-10-05) (tracks 1, 5, 8)
Paul Parker (percussionist) (1959-10-06) (tracks 2–4, 9)
organ:
Melvin Rhyne (1959-10-05) (tracks 1, 5, 8)
Melvin Rhyne (1959-10-06) (tracks 2–4, 9)
guitar:
Wes Montgomery (1958-04-18) (tracks 14–17)
Wes Montgomery (1959-10-01) (tracks 10–11, 13)
Wes Montgomery (1959-10-05) (tracks 1, 5, 8)
Wes Montgomery (1959-10-06) (tracks 2–4, 9)
bass [electric bass]:
Monk Montgomery (1958-04-18) (tracks 14, 16–17)
Monk Montgomery (1959-10-01) (tracks 10–11, 13)
alto saxophone:
Pony Poindexter (1959-10-01) (tracks 10–11, 13)
piano:
Buddy Montgomery (1958-04-18) (tracks 14–17)
Buddy Montgomery (1959-10-01) (tracks 10–11, 13)
tenor saxophone:
Harold Land (1958-04-18) (tracks 14–17)
composer:
Benny Golson (track 4)
Thelonious Monk (track 1)
Cootie Williams (track 1)
Wes Montgomery (1958) (track 14)
engineer:
Jack Higgins (recording engineer) (tracks 1–5, 8–9)
lyricist:
Leonard Feather (track 4)
Bernie Hanighen (track 1)
producer:
Orrin Keepnews (tracks 1–5, 8–9)
publisher:
Warner Bros., Inc. (not for release label use!) (track 1)
Warner Chappell Music Ltd. (no slash; used 1988–1996) (track 1)
Warner/Chappell Music Ltd. (1996–present) (track 1)
Warner/Chappell North America Limited (formerly incorporated as Marmalade Music Ltd., from 1968/09/19–1999/11/09) (track 1)
recorded at:
Reeves Sound Studios in New York, New York, United States (1959-10-05) (tracks 1, 5, 8)
Reeves Sound Studios in New York, New York, United States (1959-10-06) (tracks 2–4, 9)
arrangements:
’Round Midnight (for saxophone quartet, Müller-Irion) (track 1)
later translated versions:
Autour de minuit (lyrics translated by Claude Nougaro) (track 1)
Autour de minuit (lyrics translated by Boris Vian) (track 1)
recording of:
Far Wes (track 14)
Whisper Not (track 4)
’Round About Midnight (aka “’Round Midnight”) (track 1)

CD 2

drums (drum set):
Albert “Tootie” Heath (1960-01-26) (tracks 2, 4, 6)
Albert “Tootie” Heath (1960-01-28) (track 3)
Louis Hayes (1960-10-12) (tracks 9–14)
bass guitar:
Wes Montgomery (1960-10-12) (track 12)
membranophone:
Albert “Tootie” Heath (1960-01-26) (tracks 1, 5)
Albert “Tootie” Heath (1960-01-28) (tracks 7–8)
flute:
James Clay (1960-10-12) (tracks 9–14)
guitar:
Wes Montgomery (1960-01-26) (tracks 1–2, 4–6)
Wes Montgomery (1960-01-28) (tracks 3, 7–8)
Wes Montgomery (1960-10-12) (tracks 9–11, 13–14)
double bass:
Percy Heath (1960-01-26) (tracks 1–2, 4–6)
Percy Heath (1960-01-28) (tracks 3, 7–8)
double bass [bass]:
Sam Jones (jazz bassist) (track 11)
Sam Jones (jazz bassist) (1960-10-12) (tracks 9–10, 12–14)
piano:
Tommy Flanagan (1960-01-26) (tracks 1–2, 4–6)
Tommy Flanagan (1960-01-28) (tracks 3, 7–8)
Victor Feldman (jazz musician) (1960-10-12) (tracks 9–14)
composer:
Dave Brubeck (track 6)
Marc Copland (track 6)
Miles Davis (jazz trumpeter, bandleader, songwriter) (track 10)
Wes Montgomery (tracks 2, 4–5, 7)
Gary Peacock (American jazz bassist) (track 6)
Jimmy Van Heusen (track 3)
Allie Wrubel (track 8)
Victor Young (American composer, arranger, violinist & conductor) (track 11)
Herb Magidson (track 8)
Johnny Green (composer and conductor, often credited as John Green) (1930) (track 12)
Sonny Rollins (1954) (track 1)
lyricist:
Johnny Burke (American lyricist, 1908-1964) (track 3)
Bing Crosby (track 11)
Herb Magidson (track 8)
Ned Washington (track 11)
Frank Eyton (1930) (track 12)
Edward Heyman (1930) (track 12)
Robert Sour (1930) (track 12)
producer:
Orrin Keepnews (tracks 1–2, 4–6)
recording engineer:
Jack Higgins (recording engineer) (1960-01-26) (tracks 1–2, 4–6)
Jack Higgins (recording engineer) (1960-01-28) (tracks 3, 7–8)
dedicated to:
Taggie Music Co. (track 5)
publisher:
Chappell & Co Ltd. (track 12)
Druropetal Music (track 12)
Music Sales Corporation (American copyright holder in both popular and classical music) (track 3)
Quartet Music Inc. (track 12)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 12)
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 12)
Taggie Music Co. (track 4)
recorded at:
Reeves Sound Studios in New York, New York, United States (1960-01-26) (tracks 1–2, 4–6)
Reeves Sound Studios in New York, New York, United States (1960-01-28) (tracks 3, 7–8)
cover recording of:
Gone With the Wind (1960-01-28) (track 8)
instrumental recording of:
(I Don’t Stand) A Ghost of a Chance (1960-10-12) (track 11)
Body and Soul (1960-10-12) (track 12)
later translated versions:
Cuerpo y Alma (track 12)
Hut und Haar (track 12)
later versions:
Airegin (with lyrics) (track 1)
recording of:
Airegin (instrumental) (1960-01-26) (track 1)
D-Natural Blues (1960-01-26) (track 2)
Four on Six (1960-01-26) (track 4)
In Your Own Sweet Way (1960-01-26) (track 6)
West Coast Blues (1960-01-26) (track 5)
Mr. Walker (Renie) (1960-01-28) (track 7)
Polka Dots and Moonbeams (1960-01-28) (track 3)
Tune Up (1960-10-12) (track 10)