Tracklist

CD 1: 1937
# Title Rating Length
1 Pennies From Heaven
2:26
2 Tiger Rag
2:38
3 Whoa Babe
2:44
4 PB Flat Blues
3:02
5 Eddie's Blues
3:11
6 Sweet Georgia Brown
2:50
7 Lady Be Good
3:18
8 Dinah
2:31
9 Daphné
3:05
10 You Took Advantage of Me
2:58
11 I Ain't Got Nobody
3:05
12 Baby Won't You Please Come Home
3:02
13 Big Boy Blues
3:29
14 Swing Guitars
3:09
15 Bill Coleman Blues
2:51
16 Somebody Loves Me
3:31
17 I Can't Believe That You're in Love With Me
3:21
18 Interprétation Swing du premier mouvement du concerto en ré mineur de J.S. Bach
2:31
19 Fiddle's Blues
2:46
20 Improvisation sur le premier mouvement du concerto en ré mineur de J.S. Bach
3:24
21 Serenade for a Wealthy Widow
3:17
22 Taj Mahal
3:26
23 Organ Grinder Swing
2:40
24 Tea for Two
3:19
25 Christmas Swing
2:55
26 Blues
3:05
CD 2: 1937-1939
# Title Rating Length
1 Easy Going
3:05
2 College Stomp
3:04
3 Harlem Swing
2:41
4 It Had to Be You
2:47
5 Sweet Sue
2:35
6 Les Salades de l'oncle François
2:17
7 Ric et Pussy
2:43
8 Un sourire en chantant
3:09
9 Siffler en travaillant
3:07
10 I'm Coming Virginia
3:09
11 Farewell Blues
3:23
12 Blue Light Blues
3:11
13 Bouncin' Around
3:22
14 Ridin' Along the Moscowa
2:58
15 Gotta Date in Louisiana
2:52
16 Gabriel's Swing
2:44
17 Doin' the New Low Down
3:17
18 Body and Soul
3:08
19 Lover Come Back to Me
2:36
20 My Melancholy Baby
3:18
21 I Got Rhythm
3:02
22 Montmartre
3:08
23 Low Cotton
3:06
24 Finesse
2:25
25 I Know That You Know
2:37
26 Solid Old Man
2:30
27 The Sheik
3:01
CD 3: 1939-1940
# Title Rating Length
1 Dream Ship
2:56
2 I Can't Believe That You're in Love With Me
2:24
3 Darktown Strutter's Ball
2:37
4 Blues of Yesterday
2:40
5 My Melancholy Baby
3:00
6 Braggin' the Briggs, Part 1
3:17
7 Braggin' the Briggs, Part 2
2:52
8 Sometimes I'm Happy
2:47
9 Scatterbrain
2:24
10 Jumpin at the Woodside
2:58
11 Weekend Stomp
2:54
12 Nerves and Fever
3:21
13 Fast Slow Medium Tempo
3:05
14 Panassie Stomp
3:09
15 Rockabye Basie
2:54
16 Boogie Woogie, Part 1
2:56
17 Boogie Woogie, Part 2
2:37
18 Blue Skies
2:41
19 Stomp
2:22
20 Rosetta
2:30
21 Sugar
2:44
22 A Pretty Girl Is Like a Melody
2:41
23 Margie
2:18
24 Tears
2:49
25 Limehouse Blues
2:31
26 Daphne
2:53
27 At the Jimmy's Bar
2:53
28 Tel quel
3:15
CD 4: 1940-1942
# Title Rating Length
1 Deux pieds gauches
2:55
2 Joyeuse fumée
2:45
3 Tiger Rag
2:50
4 Quatre tickets
2:37
5 Sérénade d'hiver
2:44
6 Le Sheik
2:20
7 Noël Blues
3:00
8 Margie
2:23
9 Bijou
2:27
10 Indécision
3:22
11 Oui, c'est ça
2:42
12 Cascades
2:52
13 Reflets
2:47
14 Onze heures vingt
3:22
15 On the Alamo
3:16
16 Pour commencer
3:02
17 Pour terminer
3:08
18 Les Yeux Noirs
3:00
19 Begin the Beguine
2:35
20 Swinging the Blues
2:17
21 Petite Lili
3:28
22 Ninouche
3:26
23 Stockholm
3:14
24 La Cigale et la fourmi
2:28
25 Out of Nowhere
3:03
26 Hungaria
2:30
27 Première idée d'Eddie
3:23
CD 5: 1942-1943
# Title Rating Length
1 Nymphéas
4:18
2 Féerie
3:46
3 Vous et moi
3:14
4 Distraction
3:03
5 Blues en mineur
2:53
6 Studio 24
3:02
7 Place de Brouckère
2:53
8 Seul ce soir
2:55
9 Mixture
2:39
10 Bei dir war es immer so schoen
3:07
11 Divine Beguine
2:57
12 Nuages
4:09
13 Djangology
3:06
14 Éclats de cuivres
3:06
15 Django Rag
2:36
16 Dynamisme
2:46
17 Tons d'ébène
2:56
18 Chez moi à six heures
2:47
19 Belleville
2:46
20 Oubli
2:46
21 Zuiderzee Blues
2:41
22 ABC
2:24
23 Gaiement
2:43
24 Mélodie au crépuscule
3:01
25 Blues d'autrefois
2:37
26 Place de Brouckère
2:58

Credits

CD 1: 1937

violin:
Michel Warlop (tracks 21–23)
Stéphane Grappelli (1934-12) (track 8)
Stéphane Grappelli (1934-12-28) (track 8)
guitar:
Django Reinhardt (tracks 1, 21–23)
Roger Chaput (1934-12) (track 8)
Django Reinhardt (1934-12) (track 8)
Joseph Reinhardt (1934-12) (track 8)
Roger Chaput (1934-12-28) (track 8)
Django Reinhardt (1934-12-28) (track 8)
Joseph Reinhardt (1934-12-28) (track 8)
double bass:
Louis Vola (1934-12) (track 8)
Louis Vola (1934-12-28) (track 8)
alto saxophone:
André Ekyan (track 1)
composer:
Harry Akst (track 8)
Sam M. Lewis (US singer and lyricist) (track 8)
Django Reinhardt (tracks 25–26)
Stéphane Grappelli (1938) (track 9)
Django Reinhardt (1938) (track 9)
lyricist:
Joe Young (US lyricist) (track 8)
performer:
writer:
Charles Warfield (track 12)
Clarence Williams (track 12)
publisher:
Morley Music Corp. (track 8)
Redwood Music Ltd. (Carlin) (track 12)
Universal MCA Music Publishing (US film music publisher) (track 12)
Universal/MCA Music Ltd. (not for release label use!) (track 12)
later translated versions:
ダイナ (“Dinah”) (track 8)
later versions:
Dînette (track 8)
recording of:
Blues (track 26)
Christmas Swing (track 25)
Daphné (track 9)
Dinah (1934-12-28) (track 8)
referred to in medleys:
Ja-Da Medley (track 8)

CD 2: 1937-1939

clarinet:
Alix Combelle (1938-03-08) (track 17)
clarinet and tenor saxophone:
Alix Combelle (1937-12-28) (track 2)
trumpet:
Philippe Brun (trumpet player) (1937-12-28) (track 2)
André Cornille (1937-12-28) (track 2)
Gus Deloof (Belgian jazz trumpeter & band leader) (1937-12-28) (track 2)
Philippe Brun (trumpet player) (1938-03-08) (track 17)
membranophone:
Maurice Chaillou (1937-12-28) (track 2)
Maurice Chaillou (1938-03-08) (track 17)
guitar:
Django Reinhardt (1937-12-28) (track 2)
Django Reinhardt (1938-03-08) (track 17)
double bass:
Louis Vola (1937-12-28) (track 2)
Louis Vola (1938-03-08) (track 17)
alto saxophone and clarinet:
Max Blanc (1937-12-28) (track 2)
Charles Lisée (1937-12-28) (track 2)
piano:
Stéphane Grappelli (1937-12-28) (track 2)
Stéphane Grappelli (1938-03-08) (track 17)
tenor saxophone:
Jacques Hélian (1937-12-28) (track 2)
Noël Chiboust (1938-03-08) (track 17)
trombone:
Josse Breyere (1937-12-28) (track 2)
Guy Paquinet (1937-12-28) (track 2)
arranger:
Gus Deloof (Belgian jazz trumpeter & band leader) (track 2)
Josse Breyere (track 2)
composer:
Philippe Brun (trumpet player) (track 2)
Gus Deloof (Belgian jazz trumpeter & band leader) (tracks 1, 13)
Jimmy McHugh (songwriter) (track 17)
lyricist:
Dorothy Fields (US Tin Pan Alley librettist and lyricist) (track 17)
recording of:
Bouncin' Around (track 13)
College Stomp (1937-12-28) (track 2)
Easy Going (1937-12-28) (track 1)
Doin’ the New Low Down (1938-03-08) (track 17)

CD 3: 1939-1940

clarinet:
Alix Combelle (1940-02-22) (tracks 16–18)
trumpet:
Philippe Brun (trumpet player) (1940-02-22) (tracks 16–18)
Philippe Brun (trumpet player) (1940-03-22) (track 27)
Alex Renard (1940-03-22) (track 27)
membranophone:
H. P. Chadel (1940-02-22) (tracks 16–18)
guitar:
Django Reinhardt (1940-02-22) (tracks 16, 18)
Pierre "Baro" Ferret (1940-03-22) (tracks 22, 27)
Django Reinhardt (1940-03-22) (track 22)
double bass:
Marceau Sarbib (1940-02-22) (tracks 16–18)
Emmanuel Soudieux (1940-03-22) (tracks 22, 27)
alto saxophone:
André Ekyan (1940-03-22) (track 22)
piano:
Joe Turner (Jazz pianist, 1907–1990) (1939-05-24) (track 4)
Charlie Lewis (french jazz pianist) (1940-02-22) (tracks 16–18)
Charlie Lewis (french jazz pianist) (1940-03-22) (track 27)
tenor saxophone:
André Ekyan (1939-05-24) (track 4)
tenor saxophone and trumpet:
Frank "Big Boy" Goudie (1939-05-24) (track 4)
trombone:
Guy Paquinet (1940-02-22) (tracks 16–18)
guitar family:
Django Reinhardt (1940-02-22) (track 17)
composer:
Irving Berlin (track 22)
Philippe Brun (trumpet player) (track 27)
André Ekyan (track 4)
Irving Berlin (1926) (track 18)
Stéphane Grappelli (1938) (track 26)
Django Reinhardt (1938) (track 26)
lyricist:
Irving Berlin (1926) (track 18)
solo guitar:
Django Reinhardt (1940-03-22) (track 27)
publisher:
later versions:
partial cover recording of:
Pinetop’s Boogie Woogie (1940-02-22) (tracks 16–17)
recording of:
Daphné (track 26)
Blues of Yesterdays (1939-05-24) (track 4)
Blue Skies (1940-02-22) (track 18)
A Pretty Girl is Like a Melody (1940-03-22) (track 22)
At the Jimmy’s Bar (1940-03-22) (track 27)
referred to in medleys:
Bing Crosby Medley (track 18)

CD 4: 1940-1942

trumpet:
Aimé Barelli (1940-10-22) (track 9)
membranophone:
Pierre Fouad (1940-10-22) (track 9)
guitar:
Django Reinhardt (1940-10-22) (track 9)
double bass:
Francis Luca (1940-10-22) (track 9)
alto saxophone and clarinet:
Max Blanc (1940-10-22) (track 9)
piano:
Raymond Wrascoff (1940-10-22) (track 9)
tenor saxophone:
Noël Chiboust (1940-10-22) (track 9)
Alix Combelle (1940-10-22) (track 9)
composer:
Noël Chiboust (track 9)
Cole Porter (1935) (track 19)
lyricist:
Cole Porter (1935) (track 19)
publisher:
Chappell Music Ltd. (track 19)
is the basis for:
Divine biguine (french) (track 19)
later translated versions:
Beguine (track 19)
later versions:
Begin the Beguine (unknown language, not English) (track 19)
part of:
Jubilee (track 19)
recording of:
Begin the Beguine (track 19)
Bijou (1940-10-22) (track 9)

CD 5: 1942-1943

clarinet:
Jo Magis (1942-05-08) (track 15)
clarinet, flute and tenor saxophone:
Benny Pauwels (1943-03-12) (track 22)
violin:
Emile Deltour (Belgian violinist & conductor) (1942-05-08) (track 11)
Chas Dolne (Belgian jazz violinist & guitarist) (1942-05-08) (track 11)
Jean Douillez (1942-05-08) (track 11)
Walter Feron (1942-05-08) (track 11)
trumpet:
Raymond Chantrain (1942-05-08) (tracks 11, 15, 18)
George Clais (1942-05-08) (tracks 11, 15, 18)
Paul d’Hondt (1942-05-08) (tracks 11, 15, 18)
Lucien Devroye (1943-03-12) (track 22)
Maurice Giegas (1943-03-12) (track 22)
Janot Morales (1943-03-12) (track 22)
Alex Caturegli (1943-07-07) (track 25)
Maurice Moufflard (1943-07-07) (track 25)
Alex Renard (1943-07-07) (track 25)
membranophone:
Josse Aerts (1942-05-08) (tracks 11, 15, 18)
Pierre Fouad (1943-03-12) (track 22)
Pierre Fouad (1943-07-07) (track 25)
guitar:
Jim Van Der Jeught (1942-05-08) (tracks 11, 15, 18)
Django Reinhardt (1943-03-12) (track 22)
Eugène Vées (1943-03-12) (track 22)
Eugène Vées (1943-07-07) (track 25)
guitar and violin:
Django Reinhardt (1942-04-16) (track 5)
double bass:
Arthur Peters (1942-05-08) (tracks 11, 15, 18)
Emmanuel Soudieux (1943-03-12) (track 22)
Jean Storne (1943-07-07) (track 25)
alto saxophone:
Robert Mavounzy (1943-07-07) (track 25)
Robert Merchez (1943-07-07) (track 25)
alto saxophone and clarinet:
Louis Billen (1942-05-08) (tracks 11, 15, 18)
Jo Magis (1942-05-08) (tracks 11, 18)
Bobby Naret (Belgian jazz clarinetist & saxophonist) (1943-03-12) (track 22)
Guy Plum (1943-03-12) (track 22)
Max Blanc (1943-07-07) (track 25)
piano:
John Ouwerx (Belgian jazz pianist & conductor) (1942-05-08) (tracks 11, 15, 18)
baritone saxophone, clarinet and tenor saxophone:
Arthur Saguet (1942-05-08) (tracks 11, 15, 18)
tenor saxophone:
Jeff Van Heerswingels (1942-05-08) (tracks 11, 15, 18)
Fud Candrix (Belgian swingjazz musician & band leader) (1943-03-12) (track 22)
Charles Hary (1943-07-07) (track 25)
André Lluis (1943-07-07) (track 25)
tenor saxophone and violin:
Jack Demany (1942-05-08) (tracks 11, 15, 18)
trombone:
Jean Damm (1942-05-08) (tracks 11, 15, 18)
Sus Van Camp (1942-05-08) (tracks 11, 15, 18)
Nic Frerar (1943-03-12) (track 22)
Lou Melon (1943-03-12) (track 22)
Maurice Gladieu (1943-07-07) (track 25)
Pierre Remy (1943-07-07) (track 25)
composer:
Stan Brenders (Belgian jazz band leader, pianist and conductor) (track 15)
Stéphane Grappelli (track 13)
Django Reinhardt (tracks 5, 13, 15, 19, 25)
Ivon de Bie (Belgian jazz pianist) (track 4)
Cole Porter (1935) (track 11)
lyricist:
Cole Porter (1935) (track 11)
solo guitar:
Django Reinhardt (1942-05-08) (tracks 11, 15, 18)
Django Reinhardt (1943-07-07) (track 25)
vocals:
Jack Demany (1942-05-08) (tracks 11, 15, 18)
Emile Deltour (Belgian violinist & conductor) (1942-05-08) (tracks 11, 15, 18)
Chas Dolne (Belgian jazz violinist & guitarist) (1942-05-08) (tracks 11, 15, 18)
Jean Douillez (1942-05-08) (tracks 11, 15, 18)
Walter Feron (1942-05-08) (tracks 11, 15, 18)
publisher:
Chappell Music Ltd. (track 11)
is the basis for:
Divine biguine (french) (track 11)
later translated versions:
Beguine (track 11)
later versions:
Begin the Beguine (unknown language, not English) (track 11)
part of:
Jubilee (track 11)
recording of:
Belleville (track 19)
Distraction (track 4)
Djangology (track 13)
Blues en Mineur (1942-04-16) (track 5)
Begin the Beguine (1942-05-08) (track 11)
Chez Moi à Six Heures (1942-05-08) (track 18)
Django Rag (1942-05-08) (track 15)
Dynamisme (1942-05-08) (track 16)
Eclats de Cuivres (1942-05-08) (track 14)
Blues d’Autrefois (1943-07-07) (track 25)

Release

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