Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 The Way You Look Tonight Sonny Rollins feat. Thelonious Monk 5:15
2 I Want to Be Happy Sonny Rollins feat. Thelonious Monk 7:44
3 The Stopper Sonny Rollins with The Modern Jazz Quartet 3:00
4 Almost Like Being in Love Sonny Rollins with The Modern Jazz Quartet 3:26
5 No Moe Sonny Rollins with The Modern Jazz Quartet 3:32
6 In a Sentimental Mood Sonny Rollins with The Modern Jazz Quartet 3:21
7 Scoops Sonny Rollins Quartet 2:16
8 With a Song in My Heart Sonny Rollins Quartet 3:09
9 Newk's Fadeaway Modern Jazz Quartet and Sonny Rollins 3:15
10 Time on My Hands Sonny Rollins Quartet 2:43
11 This Love of Mine Sonny Rollins Quartet 2:27
12 Shadrack Sonny Rollins Quartet 2:35
13 On a Slow Boat to China Sonny Rollins Quartet 2:41
14 Mambo Bounce Sonny Rollins Quartet 2:25
15 I Know Sonny Rollins Quartet 2:32
CD 2
# Title Rating Length
1 Moving Out 4:27
2 Swingin' for Bumsy 5:45
3 Silk n Satin 3 3:58
4 Solid 6:25
5 More Than You Know 10:47
6 There's No Business Like Show Business 6:18
7 Paradox 4:56
8 Raincheck 5:58
9 There Are Such Things 9:28
10 It's All Right With Me 6:06
CD 3
# Title Rating Length
1 I Remember You 3:07
2 My Melancholy Baby 2:45
3 Old Folks 2:53
4 They Can't Take That Away From Me 3:00
5 Just Friends 2:48
6 My Little Suede Shoes 2:48
7 Star Eyes 9:06
8 I've Grown Accustomed to Your Face 4:50
9 Kids Know 11:35
10 St Thomas 4 6:43
11 You Don't Know What Love Is 6:24
12 Strode Rode 5:11
13 Moritat 10:03
14 Blue Seven 4 11:08
CD 4
# Title Rating Length
1 Ee-Ah 6:55
2 B. Quick 9:13
3 B. Swift 5:18
4 The House I Live In 9:24
5 Sonny Boy 8:21
6 Valse Hot 8:35
7 Kiss and Run 7:07
8 I Feel a Song Comin' On 5:13
9 Count Your Blessings Instead of Sheep 2:28
10 Pent Up House 11:08
CD 5
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Tenor Madness Sonny Rollins Quartet 12:13
2 When Your Lover Has Gone Sonny Rollins Quartet 6:10
3 Paul's Pal Sonny Rollins Quartet 5:09
4 My Reverie Sonny Rollins Quartet 6:05
5 The Most Beautiful Girl in the World Sonny Rollins Quartet 5:33
6 Two Different Worlds Sonny Rollins 7:37
7 My Ideal Sonny Rollins 4:20

Credits

CD 1

recorded in:
New York, New York, United States (1954-10-25) (tracks 1–2)
drums (drum set):
Art Blakey (tracks 3–4)
Kenny Clarke (tracks 7–8, 12, 15)
Roy Haynes (American jazz drummer and bandleader) (track 5)
Percy Heath (tracks 7–14)
Roy Haynes (American jazz drummer and bandleader) (1951-01-17) (track 15)
Art Blakey (1951-12-17) (tracks 7–14)
Art Blakey (1953-10-07) (track 6)
Kenny Clarke (1953-10-07) (tracks 3–6)
Art Taylor (1954-10-25) (tracks 1–2)
bass:
Percy Heath (1951-01-17) (track 15)
Percy Heath (1951-12-17) (tracks 7–14)
Percy Heath (1953-10-07) (tracks 3–6)
Tommy Potter (1954-10-25) (track 2)
vibraphone:
Milt Jackson (tracks 7–8, 12, 15)
Milt Jackson (1953-10-07) (tracks 3–6)
double bass:
Tommy Potter (1954-10-25) (tracks 1–2)
piano:
Miles Davis (jazz trumpeter, bandleader, songwriter) (track 5)
Kenny Drew (tracks 3–4)
John Lewis (pianist, member of Modern Jazz Quartet) (tracks 7–8, 12, 15)
Miles Davis (jazz trumpeter, bandleader, songwriter) (1951-01-17) (track 15)
Kenny Drew (1951-12-17) (tracks 7–14)
Kenny Drew (1953-10-07) (track 6)
John Lewis (pianist, member of Modern Jazz Quartet) (1953-10-07) (tracks 3–6)
Thelonious Monk (1954-10-25) (tracks 1–2)
tenor saxophone:
Sonny Rollins (1951-01-17) (track 15)
Sonny Rollins (1951-12-17) (tracks 7–14)
Sonny Rollins (1953-10-07) (tracks 3–6)
Sonny Rollins (1954-10-25) (tracks 1–2)
composer:
Frederick Loewe (track 4)
Sol Parker (american songwriter) (track 11)
Sonny Rollins (tracks 3, 5, 7, 14)
Henry Sanicola (track 11)
Vincent Youmans (tracks 2, 2)
Irving Caesar (tracks 2, 2)
Frank Loesser (track 13)
Richard Rodgers (1929) (track 8)
Vincent Youmans (1930) (track 10)
Duke Ellington (US composer, pianist & jazz bandleader) (1935) (track 6)
Jerome Kern (1936) (track 1)
lyricist:
Irving Caesar (tracks 2, 2)
Manny Kurtz (track 6)
Alan Jay Lerner (track 4)
Frank Loesser (track 13)
Irving Mills (track 6)
Frank Sinatra (track 11)
Lorenz Hart (1929) (track 8)
Harold Adamson (1930) (track 10)
Mack Gordon (1930) (track 10)
Dorothy Fields (US Tin Pan Alley librettist and lyricist) (1936) (track 1)
producer:
Bob Weinstock (tracks 1–2)
recording engineer:
Rudy van Gelder (tracks 1–2)
publisher:
Aldi Music Company (track 1)
Chappell Music Ltd. (tracks 1, 8)
EMI Music (do not use as release label! this is a music publisher) (track 4)
Imagen Music (track 8)
Lafleur Music Ltd. (track 6)
MPL UK Publishing (track 13)
Universal PolyGram International Publishing, Inc. (existed only since ca. 1998) (track 1)
Warner Chappell Music Ltd. (no slash; used 1988–1996) (track 8)
recorded at:
Van Gelder Studio (Hackensack - July 1,1959) in Hackensack, New Jersey, United States (1954-10-25) (tracks 1–2)
sampled by:
arrangements:
In a Sentimental Mood (for violin and piano, Logan) (track 6)
cover recording of:
I Want to Be Happy (track 2)
instrumental cover recording of:
I Want to Be Happy (1954-10-25) (track 2)
instrumental recording of:
On a Slow Boat to China (1951-12-17) (track 13)
This Love of Mine (1951-12-17) (track 11)
Time on My Hands (1951-12-17) (track 10)
With a Song in My Heart (1951-12-17) (track 8)
Almost Like Being in Love (from “Brigadoon”) (1953-10-07) (track 4)
The Way You Look Tonight (from “Swing Time”) (1954-10-25) (track 1)
later translated versions:
Sag’ mir Adieu (Time on My Hands) (track 10)
later versions:
part of:
Brigadoon (complete musical) (track 4)
recording of:
Scoops (track 7)
Mambo Bounce (1951-12-17) (track 14)
In a Sentimental Mood (1953-10-07) (track 6)
No Moe (1953-10-07) (track 5)
The Stopper (1953-10-07) (track 3)
referred to in medleys:
Swing Time Medley (track 1)

CD 2

drums (drum set):
Art Blakey (1954-08-18) (tracks 1–4)
Art Taylor (1954-10-25) (track 5)
Max Roach (20th century US jazz drummer & composer) (1955-12-02) (tracks 6–10)
trumpet:
Kenny Dorham (1954-08-18) (tracks 1–4)
bass:
Percy Heath (1954-08-18) (tracks 1–4)
Tommy Potter (1954-10-25) (track 5)
George Morrow (1955-12-02) (tracks 6–10)
piano:
Elmo Hope (1954-08-18) (tracks 1–4)
Thelonious Monk (1954-10-25) (track 5)
Ray Bryant (1955-12-02) (tracks 6–10)
tenor saxophone:
Sonny Rollins (1954-08-18) (tracks 1–4)
Sonny Rollins (1954-10-25) (track 5)
Sonny Rollins (1955-12-02) (tracks 6–10)
composer:
Sonny Rollins (tracks 1, 4, 7)
Vincent Youmans (track 5)
Cole Porter (composer) (1953) (track 10)
lyricist:
Edward Eliscu (track 5)
Billy Rose (lyricist and Broadway producer) (track 5)
Cole Porter (composer) (1953) (track 10)
writer:
Stanley Adams (US lyricist & songwriter) (1942) (track 9)
Abel Baer (1942) (track 9)
George W. Meyer (Tin Pan Alley songwriter) (1942) (track 9)
publisher:
recorded at:
Van Gelder Studio (Hackensack - July 1,1959) in Hackensack, New Jersey, United States (1954-08-18) (tracks 1–4)
Van Gelder Studio (Hackensack - July 1,1959) in Hackensack, New Jersey, United States (1954-10-25) (track 5)
Van Gelder Studio (Hackensack - July 1,1959) in Hackensack, New Jersey, United States (1955-12-02) (tracks 6–10)
instrumental recording of:
More Than You Know (1954-10-25) (track 5)
is the basis for:
later translated versions:
part of:
Can‐Can (1960 musical film) (track 10)
High Society (stage musical) (track 10)
recording of:
Paradox (track 7)
Moving Out (1954-08-18) (track 1)
Solid (1954-08-18) (track 4)

CD 3

recorded in:
New York, New York, United States (1956-06-22) (tracks 10–14)
drums (drum set):
Max Roach (20th century US jazz drummer & composer) (1956-06-22) (tracks 10–14)
Max Roach (20th century US jazz drummer & composer) (1956-10-05) (tracks 8–9)
trumpet:
Kenny Dorham (1956-10-05) (tracks 8–9)
bass:
George Morrow (1956-10-05) (tracks 8–9)
double bass:
Doug Watkins (1956-06-22) (tracks 10–14)
piano:
Tommy Flanagan (1956-06-22) (tracks 10–14)
Wade Legge (1956-10-05) (tracks 8–9)
tenor saxophone:
Sonny Rollins (1956-06-22) (tracks 10–14)
Sonny Rollins (1956-10-05) (tracks 8–9)
composer:
Charlie Parker (aka “Bird”, jazz alto saxophonist) (track 6)
Gene de Paul (track 11)
Sonny Rollins (tracks 9–10, 12, 14)
Kurt Weill (composer) (track 13)
Don Raye (track 11)
Ernie Burnett (1911) (track 2)
George Gershwin (composer) (1937) (track 4)
Willard Robison (1938) (track 3)
Frederick Loewe (1956) (track 8)
engineer:
Rudy van Gelder (tracks 10–14)
lyricist:
Sonny Rollins (track 10)
Bertolt Brecht (track 13)
Alan Jay Lerner (track 8)
Don Raye (track 11)
George A. Norton (1912) (track 2)
Ira Gershwin (1937) (track 4)
Dedette Lee Hill (1938) (track 3)
recording engineer:
Rudy van Gelder (tracks 10–14)
translator:
Marc Blitzstein (1954) (track 13)
publisher:
Ira Gershwin Music (track 4)
MCA Music Publishing (renamed since c. 1996 as Universal Music Publishing Group) (track 11)
Universal Edition (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 13)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 4)
Warner Chappell Music Ltd. (no slash; used 1988–1996) (track 8)
Warner/Chappell North America Limited (formerly incorporated as Marmalade Music Ltd., from 1968/09/19–1999/11/09) (tracks 4, 8)
Gershwin Publishing Corp (1937) (track 4)
recorded at:
Van Gelder Studio (Hackensack - July 1,1959) in Hackensack, New Jersey, United States (1956-10-05) (tracks 8–9)
arrangements:
instrumental cover recording of:
Mack the Knife (1954 Blitzstein translation) (1956-06-22) (track 13)
instrumental recording of:
My Melancholy Baby (track 2)
Old Folks (track 3)
They Can’t Take That Away From Me (from “Shall We Dance”) (track 4)
I’ve Grown Accustomed to Her Face (My Fair Lady) (1956-10-05) (track 8)
later translated versions:
Päpu (track 3)
part of:
An American in Paris (2015 Broadway musical) (track 4)
Crazy For You (1992 Musical) (track 4)
My Fair Lady (full musical) (track 8)
Shall We Dance (1937 film soundtrack) (track 4)
recording of:
Blue 7 (1956-06-22) (track 14)
St. Thomas (1956-06-22) (track 10)
Strode Rode (1956-06-22) (track 12)
You Don’t Know What Love Is (1956-06-22) (track 11)
Kids Know (1956-10-05) (track 9)
referred to in medleys:
My Fair Lady Suite (track 8)
translated version of:
version of:
Melancholy (original 1911 version of "My Melancholy Baby", lyrics by Maybelle E. Watson) (track 2)

CD 4

recorded in:
New Jersey, United States (1956-03-22) (tracks 6–9)
New York, New York, United States (1956-03-22) (tracks 6–9)
drums (drum set):
Max Roach (20th century US jazz drummer & composer) (1956-03-22) (tracks 6–9)
trumpet:
Clifford Brown (trumpet) (1956-03-22) (tracks 6–9)
bass:
George Morrow (1956-03-22) (tracks 6–9)
double bass:
George Morrow (1956-03-22) (tracks 6–9)
piano:
Richie Powell (1956-03-22) (tracks 6–9)
tenor saxophone:
Sonny Rollins (1956-03-22) (tracks 6–9)
composer:
Sam Coslow (track 7)
Jimmy McHugh (songwriter) (track 8)
George Oppenheimer (track 8)
Sonny Rollins (track 6)
Irving Berlin (track 9)
lyricist:
Irving Berlin (track 9)
Dorothy Fields (US Tin Pan Alley librettist and lyricist) (track 8)
recording engineer:
Rudy van Gelder (tracks 6–9)
instrumental recording of:
Count Your Blessings (1956-03-22) (track 9)
I Feel a Song Comin’ On (1956-03-22) (track 8)
recording of:
Kiss and Run (1956-03-22) (track 7)
Valse Hot (1956-03-22) (track 6)

CD 5

drums (drum set):
Philly Joe Jones (US jazz drummer) (1956-05-24) (tracks 1–5)
Max Roach (20th century US jazz drummer & composer) (1956-12-07) (tracks 6–7)
bass:
Paul Chambers (US jazz bassist) (tracks 1–5)
George Morrow (1956-12-07) (tracks 6–7)
double bass:
Paul Chambers (US jazz bassist) (1956-05-24) (tracks 1–5)
piano:
Red Garland (1956-05-24) (tracks 1–5)
Kenny Drew (1956-12-07) (tracks 6–7)
tenor saxophone:
John Coltrane (tracks 1–5)
Sonny Rollins (1956-05-24) (tracks 1–5)
Sonny Rollins (1956-12-07) (tracks 6–7)
composer:
Newell Chase (track 7)
Al Frisch (tracks 6, 6)
James Horner (track 2)
Richard Rodgers (track 5)
Sonny Rollins (tracks 1, 3, 3)
Sid Wayne (tracks 6, 6)
Richard A. Whiting (track 7)
Einar Aaron Swan (track 2)
Claude Debussy (1890) (tracks 4, 4)
guest tenor saxophone:
John Coltrane (1956-05-24) (track 1)
lyricist:
Lorenz Hart (track 5)
Leo Robin (track 7)
Einar Aaron Swan (track 2)
Larry Clinton (1938) (tracks 4, 4)
producer:
Bob Weinstock (tracks 1–5)
recording engineer:
Rudy van Gelder (tracks 1–5)
vocals:
Earl Coleman (1956-12-07) (tracks 6–7)
writer:
André Baruch (tracks 4, 4)
recorded at:
Van Gelder Studio (Hackensack - July 1,1959) in Hackensack, New Jersey, United States (1956-05-24) (tracks 1–5)
Van Gelder Studio (Hackensack - July 1,1959) in Hackensack, New Jersey, United States (1956-12-07) (tracks 6–7)
cover recording of:
My Reverie (english lyrics) (1956-05-24) (track 4)
Paul's Pal (1956-05-24) (track 3)
Two Different Worlds (1956-12-07) (track 6)
instrumental cover recording of:
My Reverie (english lyrics) (track 4)
The Most Beautiful Girl in the World (1956-05-24) (track 5)
When Your Lover Has Gone (1956-05-24) (track 2)
instrumental recording of:
My Ideal (from "Playboy of Paris") (1956-12-07) (track 7)
is based on:
Rêverie, L. 68, CD 76 (for piano) (tracks 4, 4)
part of:
Jumbo (track 5)
recording of:
Paul's Pal (track 3)
Tenor Madness (1956-05-24) (track 1)
Two Different Worlds (1956-12-07) (track 6)

Release

ASIN:US: B00PCWG7RQ [info]