Tracklist

CD 1: Introducing Kenny Burrell
# Title Rating Length
1 This Time the Dream's on Me
5:00
2 Fugue 'n Blues
6:48
3 Takeela
4:19
4 Weaver of Dreams
4:43
5 Delilah
6:04
6 Rhythmorama
6:28
7 Blues for Skeeter
8:05
CD 2: Kenny Burrell, Volume 2
# Title Rating Length
1 Get Happy
4:03
2 But Not for Me
3:50
3 Mexico City
6:35
4 Moten Swing
6:08
5 Cheeta
4:43
6 Now See How You Are
5:54
7 Phinupi
4:42
8 How About You?
5:15
CD 3: Blue Lights, Volume 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Yes Baby
11:17
2 Scotch Blues
7:59
3 Autumn In New York
5:46
4 Caravan
9:54
CD 4: Blue Lights, Volume 2
# Title Rating Length
1 Rock Salt
7:00
2 The Man I Love
5:35
3 Chuckin'
5:00
4 Phinupi
7:20
CD 5: On View at the Five Spot Cafe
# Title Rating Length
1 Birks' Works
9:47
2 Hallelujah
11:40
3 Lady Be Good
9:57
4 Lover Man
8:20
5 36-23-36
3:46

Credits

CD 1: Introducing Kenny Burrell

drums (drum set):
Kenny Clarke (1956-05-29) (tracks 2–3, 5)
Kenny Clarke (1956-05-30) (tracks 1, 4, 6–7)
guitar:
Kenny Burrell (1956-05-29) (tracks 2–3, 5)
Kenny Burrell (1956-05-30) (tracks 1, 4, 7)
bass:
Paul Chambers (US jazz bassist) (1956-05-29) (tracks 2–3, 5)
Paul Chambers (US jazz bassist) (1956-05-30) (tracks 1, 4, 7)
piano:
Tommy Flanagan (1956-05-29) (tracks 2–3, 5)
Tommy Flanagan (1956-05-30) (tracks 1, 4, 7)
congas:
Candido (1956-05-29) (tracks 3, 5)
Candido (1956-05-30) (tracks 4, 6–7)
producer:
Alfred Lion (tracks 1–7)
recording engineer:
Rudy van Gelder (1956-05-29) (tracks 2–3, 5)
Rudy van Gelder (1956-05-30) (tracks 1, 4, 6–7)
recorded at:
Van Gelder Studio (Hackensack - July 1,1959) in Hackensack, New Jersey, United States (1956-05-29) (tracks 2–3, 5)
Van Gelder Studio (Hackensack - July 1,1959) in Hackensack, New Jersey, United States (1956-05-30) (tracks 1, 4, 6–7)

CD 2: Kenny Burrell, Volume 2

drums (drum set):
Shadow Wilson (1956-03-12) (tracks 4–8)
Kenny Clarke (1956-05-29) (track 1)
guitar:
Kenny Burrell (1956-03-12) (tracks 4–8)
Kenny Burrell (1956-05-29) (track 1)
Kenny Burrell (1956-05-30) (track 2)
bass:
Oscar Pettiford (1956-03-12) (tracks 4–8)
Paul Chambers (US jazz bassist) (1956-05-29) (track 1)
piano:
Tommy Flanagan (1956-03-12) (tracks 5–8)
Tommy Flanagan (1956-05-29) (track 1)
tenor saxophone:
Frank Foster (saxophonist) (1956-03-12) (tracks 6–8)
congas:
Candido (1956-05-29) (track 1)
producer:
Alfred Lion (tracks 1–2, 4–8)
recording engineer:
Rudy van Gelder (tracks 1–2, 8)
recorded at:
Audio-Video Studios (NYC) in New York, New York, United States (1956-03-12) (tracks 4–8)
Van Gelder Studio (Hackensack - July 1,1959) in Hackensack, New Jersey, United States (1956-05-29) (track 1)
Van Gelder Studio (Hackensack - July 1,1959) in Hackensack, New Jersey, United States (1956-05-30) (track 2)

CD 3: Blue Lights, Volume 1

drums (drum set):
Art Blakey (1958-05-14) (tracks 1–4)
trumpet:
Louis Smith (US jazz trumpeter) (1958-05-14) (tracks 1–4)
guitar:
Kenny Burrell (1958-05-14) (tracks 1–4)
double bass [bass]:
Sam Jones (jazz bassist) (1958-05-14) (tracks 1–4)
piano:
Duke Jordan (1958-05-14) (tracks 1–2)
Bobby Timmons (1958-05-14) (tracks 3–4)
tenor saxophone:
Tina Brooks (1958-05-14) (tracks 1–2, 4)
Junior Cook (1958-05-14) (tracks 1–2, 4)
composer:
Vernon Duke (track 3)
Duke Ellington (US composer, pianist & jazz bandleader) (1937) (track 4)
Juan Tizol (1937) (track 4)
lyricist:
Vernon Duke (track 3)
Irving Mills (1937) (track 4)
publisher:
Chappell & Co. (track 3)
Mills Music, Inc. (track 4)
Sony/ATV Harmony (track 4)
Lafleur Music Ltd. (1995-12-12 –) (track 4)
arrangements:
Caravan (arranged by Au) (track 4)
instrumental recording of:
Autumn in New York (1934) (1958-05-14) (track 3)
Caravan (1958-05-14) (track 4)
referred to in medleys:
Ja-Da Medley (track 4)

CD 4: Blue Lights, Volume 2

drums (drum set):
Art Blakey (1958-05-14) (tracks 1–4)
trumpet:
Louis Smith (US jazz trumpeter) (1958-05-14) (tracks 1–4)
guitar:
Kenny Burrell (1958-05-14) (tracks 1–4)
bass:
Sam Jones (jazz bassist) (1958-05-14) (tracks 1–4)
piano:
Duke Jordan (1958-05-14) (track 2)
Bobby Timmons (1958-05-14) (tracks 1, 3)
tenor saxophone:
Tina Brooks (1958-05-14) (tracks 1, 3)
Junior Cook (1958-05-14) (tracks 1, 3–4)
composer:
Kenny Burrell (tracks 1, 4)
Sam Jones (jazz bassist) (track 3)
George Gershwin (composer) (1924) (track 2)
lyricist:
Ira Gershwin (1924) (track 2)
producer:
Alfred Lion (tracks 1–4)
publisher:
New World Company (track 2)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 2)
recorded at:
Manhattan Towers in New York, New York, United States (1958-05-14) (tracks 1–4)
arrangements:
The Man I Love (for piano solo, arr Gershwin) (track 2)
The Man I Love (for solo piano, transcr. by Percy Grainger) (track 2)
cover recording of:
The Man I Love (1958-05-14) (track 2)
is the basis for:
later translated versions:
Mia zwa (track 2)
later versions:
part of:
An American in Paris (2015 Broadway musical) (track 2)
recording of:
Chuckin' (1958-05-14) (track 3)
Phinupi (1958-05-14) (track 4)
Rock Salt (1958-05-14) (track 1)

CD 5: On View at the Five Spot Cafe

drums (drum set):
Art Blakey (1959-08-25) (tracks 1–5)
guitar:
Kenny Burrell (1959-08-25) (tracks 1–5)
double bass:
Ben Tucker (1959-08-25) (tracks 1–5)
piano:
Roland Hanna (jazz pianist) (1959-08-25) (tracks 2, 5)
Bobby Timmons (1959-08-25) (tracks 1, 3–4)
tenor saxophone:
Tina Brooks (1959-08-25) (tracks 1, 3)
composer:
Kenny Burrell (track 5)
Dizzy Gillespie (track 1)
Roger “Ram” Ramirez (Puerto Rican jazz pianist) (track 4)
George Gershwin (composer) (1924) (track 3)
Vincent Youmans (1927) (track 2)
Jimmy Sherman (1942) (track 4)
Jimmy Davis (songwriter, "Lover Man") (1942) (track 4)
lyricist:
Ira Gershwin (1924) (track 3)
Clifford Grey (1927) (track 2)
Leo Robin (1927) (track 2)
Jimmy Sherman (1942) (track 4)
Jimmy Davis (songwriter, "Lover Man") (1942) (track 4)
Roger “Ram” Ramirez (Puerto Rican jazz pianist) (1942) (track 4)
publisher:
Ira Gershwin Music (track 3)
MCA Music (not for release label use! this is a music publisher, ASCAP-affiliated) (track 4)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 3)
recorded at:
Five Spot in New York, New York, United States (1959-08-25) (tracks 1–5)
arrangements:
Oh, Lady Be Good (for solo piano) (track 3)
is the basis for:
later parody versions:
Lady Be Good (French parody) (track 3)
later translated versions:
Oh, dama, tem dó (track 3)
live instrumental recording of:
Hallelujah! (1959-08-25) (track 2)
Lover Man (1959-08-25) (track 4)
Oh, Lady Be Good! (1959-08-25) (track 3)
live recording of:
Birk's Works (1959-08-25) (track 1)
part of:
Lady, Be Good (full musical) (track 3)
recording of:
36-23-36 (1959-08-25) (track 5)