Tracklist

Medium 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Day O
5 3:05
2 Don't Ever Love Me
2:49
3 Mama Look-A Boo Boo
2:56
4 Jump in the Line
3:45
5 Scarlet Ribbons
3:16
6 Michael Row the Boat Ashore
3:59
7 Island in the Sun
3:10
8 John Henry
3:31
9 Abraham, Martin and John
3:59
10 Hallelujah I Love Her So
2:56
11 Cocoanut Woman
3:00
12 Mary's Boy Child
3:00
13 Hold 'em Joe
2:38
14 Jamaica Farewell
5 3:05

Credits

Medium 1

violin:
Israel Baker (1956-07-20) (track 12)
Jerome G. Kasin (1956-07-20) (track 12)
Robert Levine (1956-07-20) (track 12)
Gustave Rosseels (1956-07-20) (track 12)
Myron Sandler (1956-07-20) (track 12)
Marshall Sosson (1956-07-20) (track 12)
cello:
Ennio Bolognini (1956-07-20) (track 12)
trumpet:
Conte Candoli (1955-08-18) (track 5)
Buddy Childers (1955-08-18) (track 5)
Maynard Ferguson (1955-08-18) (track 5)
Joseph B. Wilder (1957-01-26) (track 11)
viola:
Joseph Reilich (1956-07-20) (track 12)
cuatro:
Ernest Calabria (track 4)
drums:
Irv Kluger (1955-08-18) (track 5)
Osie Johnson (1955-10-20) (track 1)
Kelly Martin (1955-11-09) (track 14)
flute:
Herbert Levy (1955-10-20) (track 1)
Paige Brook (flautist) (1957-01-26) (track 11)
Harold M. Jones (50s US flautist) (1957-01-26) (track 11)
guitar:
Ernest Calabria (track 4)
Millard Thomas (track 4)
Jim Hall (US jazz guitarist, composer & arranger) (1955-08-18) (track 5)
Millard Thomas (1955-08-18) (track 5)
Millard Thomas (1955-10-20) (track 1)
Frantz Casséus (1955-11-09) (track 14)
Lord Burgess (1955-11-09) (track 14)
Millard Thomas (1955-11-09) (track 14)
Frantz Casséus (1956-07-20) (track 12)
Frantz Casséus (1957-01-26) (track 11)
Victor Messer (1957-01-26) (track 11)
Millard Thomas (1957-01-26) (track 11)
bass:
Norman Keenan (track 4)
Mike Rubin (50s US bassist) (1956-07-20) (track 12)
double bass:
Eugene Wright (1955-08-18) (track 5)
Milt Hinton (1955-10-20) (track 1)
Al Hall (1955-11-09) (track 14)
Norman Keenan (1955-11-09) (track 14)
Norman Keenan (1957-01-26) (track 11)
percussion:
Arnold Manchester (1956-07-20) (track 12)
Louis Singer (percussionist) (1956-07-20) (track 12)
saxophone:
Buddy Collette (1955-08-18) (track 5)
Jimmy Giuffre (1955-08-18) (track 5)
Harry Klee (1955-08-18) (track 5)
Bud Shank (1955-08-18) (track 5)
Herbert Stewart (1955-08-18) (track 5)
Victor Garber (50s US saxophonist) (1956-07-20) (track 12)
Jules Jacob (US jazz woodwind player) (1956-07-20) (track 12)
Ted Nash (40s-80s US swing reedman, uncle of the other) (1956-07-20) (track 12)
Wilbur Schwartz (1956-07-20) (track 12)
bongos:
Carlos Vidal (1955-08-18) (track 5)
Noah Rodriguez (1957-01-26) (track 11)
piano:
John F. Williams Jr. (50s US soul/jazz pianist) (1955-08-18) (track 5)
Hal Hidey (1956-07-20) (track 12)
bass clarinet:
Antonio Villa (1956-07-20) (track 12)
marimba:
George Devens (1957-01-26) (track 11)
timbales:
Frank Guerrero (1955-08-18) (track 5)
harp:
Marjorie Call (1956-07-20) (track 12)
congas:
Modesto Doran Martinez (1955-08-18) (track 5)
Alexander Cambrelen (1955-10-20) (track 1)
Mario Castillo (1955-10-20) (track 1)
Wally Fernez (1956-07-20) (track 12)
Daniel Barrajanos (1957-01-26) (track 11)
trombone:
John Haliburton (1955-08-18) (track 5)
Ed Kusby (1955-08-18) (track 5)
Si Zentner (1955-08-18) (track 5)
guitars:
Millard Thomas (1956-07-20) (track 12)
French horn:
Attilo DePalma (1956-07-20) (track 12)
additional lyricist:
William Attaway (1955) (track 1)
Irving Burgie (1955) (track 1)
arranger:
Harry Thomas (track 6)
choir vocals:
Charles Colman (1955-10-20) (track 1)
J. Hamilton Grandison (1955-10-20) (track 1)
Joseph Lewis (1955-10-20) (track 1)
Lord Burgess (1955-10-20) (track 1)
Brock Peters (1955-10-20) (track 1)
Sherman Sneed (1955-10-20) (track 1)
Herbert L. Stubbs (1955-10-20) (track 1)
John White (50s US vocalist) (1955-10-20) (track 1)
Gloria Wynder (1955-10-20) (track 1)
Gilbert E. Adkins (1957-01-26) (track 11)
Irving D. Barnes (1957-01-26) (track 11)
Leon Bibb (1957-01-26) (track 11)
Charles Colman (1957-01-26) (track 11)
Stephen Harbachick (1957-01-26) (track 11)
Marvin Hayes, Jr. (1957-01-26) (track 11)
Joe N. Kenyon (1957-01-26) (track 11)
Irving Burgie (1957-01-26) (track 11)
Samuel R. McCurry (1957-01-26) (track 11)
John Nielsen (1957-01-26) (track 11)
Brock Peters (1957-01-26) (track 11)
Howard A. Roberts (choral vocals in Harry Belafonte recordings, founded the Howard Roberts Chorale) (1957-01-26) (track 11)
William Stewart (choral vocals in Harry Belafonte recordings) (1957-01-26) (track 11)
Herbert L. Stubbs (1957-01-26) (track 11)
Leroy B. Thompson (1957-01-26) (track 11)
Rodester Timmons (1957-01-26) (track 11)
chorus master:
Ralph Hunter (track 4)
composer:
Evelyn Danzig (track 5)
Lord Burgess (tracks 7, 11, 14)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 1)
Harry Thomas (tracks 7, 11, 13)
Jester Hairston (track 12)
Dick Holler (1968) (track 9)
conductor:
Ralph Hunter (track 4)
Tony Scott (bop/jazz clarinetist) (1955-08-18) (track 5)
Tony Scott (bop/jazz clarinetist) (1955-10-20) (track 1)
Will Lorin (1956-07-20) (track 12)
Robert DeCormier (1957-01-26) (track 11)
engineer:
Bob Sirapson (track 4)
lead vocals:
Harry Belafonte (1955-08-18) (track 5)
Harry Belafonte (1955-10-20) (track 1)
Harry Belafonte (1955-11-09) (track 14)
Harry Belafonte (1956-07-20) (track 12)
Harry Belafonte (1957-01-26) (track 11)
lyricist:
Lord Burgess (tracks 7, 11, 14)
Harry Thomas (tracks 7, 11, 13)
Jester Hairston (track 12)
Dick Holler (track 9)
Jack Segal (track 5)
orchestra:
Tony Scott's Orchestra & Chorus (1955-10-20) (track 1)
performer:
David Klein (1955-08-18) (track 5)
producer:
Bob Bollard (track 4)
Joe Carlton (track 11)
Herman Diaz, Jr. (track 1)
Dennis Farnon (track 12)
Henri René (tracks 5, 12)
Edward O. Welker (tracks 11, 14)
writer:
Gene Barge (track 3)
Raymond Bell (track 4)
Frank Guida (track 3)
Dick Holler (track 9)
phonographic copyright by:
BMG Music (not for release label use!) (1961 –) (track 4)
publisher:
Caribe Music Corp. (track 1)
Copyright Control (not for release label use! this is only for copyrights and publishing relationships) (track 4)
recorded at:
Webster Hall in New York, New York, United States (1955-10-20) (track 1)
Webster Hall in New York, New York, United States (1957-01-26) (track 11)
cover recording of:
Scarlet Ribbons (For Her Hair) (1955-08-18) (track 5)
is based on:
Jump in the Line (track 4)
later translated parody versions:
later translated versions:
Kuningas hän on (track 12)
Marian poika (track 12)
later versions:
Le Ruban rose (track 5)
recording of:
Hold 'em Joe (track 13)
Jump in the Line (track 4)
Day-O (The Banana Boat Song) (Burgess/Attaway version made famous by Harry Belafonte) (1955-10-20) (track 1)
Jamaica Farewell (1955-11-09) (track 14)
Mary’s Boy Child (1956-07-20) (track 12)
Cocoanut Woman (1957-01-26) (track 11)
Island in the Sun (1957-01-27) (track 7)
referred to in medleys:
Megamix 4 (It Must Be Christmas) (track 12)
Mix 2 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (track 12)
version of:
Day-O (The Banana Boat Song) (Original folk song) (track 1)

Release

ASIN: US: B000002WAL [info]