Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Midget ?:??
2 I'm Coming, Virginia ?:??
3 Payin' Them Dues Blues ?:??
4 Jungle Drums ?:??
5 Showcase ?:??
6 Swedish Schnapps ?:??
7 How High the Moon ?:??
8 Love for Sale ?:??
9 Booted ?:??
10 This Can't Be Love ?:??
11 September Song ?:??
12 Harmonica Shu Boogie ?:??
13 Don't Be That Way ?:??
14 Sing, Sing, Sing ?:??
15 Bloozy Woozy ?:??
16 Windy ?:??
17 Meddle My Minor ?:??

Credits

CD 1

recorded in:
New York, New York, United States (1954-02-02) (tracks 15–17)
drums (drum set):
Gene Krupa (1953-09-10) (tracks 1–6)
Gene Krupa (1954-02-01) (tracks 7–14)
Gene Krupa (1954-02-02) (tracks 15–17)
reeds:
Eddie Shu (1954-02-01) (tracks 7–14)
trumpet:
Charlie Shavers (1953-09-10) (tracks 1–6)
Charlie Shavers (1954-02-02) (tracks 15–17)
guitar:
Herb Ellis (jazz guitarist) (1953-10-09) (tracks 1–6)
bass:
Ray Brown (jazz bassist) (1954-02-02) (tracks 15–17)
double bass:
Ray Brown (jazz bassist) (1953-09-10) (tracks 1–6)
Ray Brown (jazz bassist) (1954-02-02) (tracks 15–17)
piano:
Teddy Wilson (1953-09-10) (tracks 1–6)
Teddy Napoleon (1954-02-01) (tracks 7–14)
Teddy Wilson (1954-02-02) (tracks 15–17)
tenor saxophone:
Ben Webster (1953-09-10) (tracks 1–6)
Eddie “Lockjaw” Davis (jazz saxophonist) (1954-02-02) (tracks 15–17)
trombone:
Bill Harris (Jazz trombonist) (1953-09-10) (tracks 1–6)
Bill Harris (Jazz trombonist) (1954-02-02) (tracks 15–17)
composer:
Louis Prima (track 14)
Cole Porter (composer) (1930) (track 8)
Will Marion Cook (track 2)
Benny Goodman (clarinetist and bandleader) (track 13)
Donald Heywood (track 2)
Ernesto Lecuona (track 4)
Edgar Sampson (track 13)
Kurt Weill (composer) (track 11)
Richard Rodgers (1938) (track 10)
Morgan Lewis (1940) (track 7)
lyricist:
Maxwell Anderson (track 11)
Carmen Lombardo (track 4)
Charles O'Flynn (track 4)
Mitchell Parish (track 13)
Louis Prima (track 14)
Cole Porter (composer) (1930) (track 8)
Lorenz Hart (1938) (track 10)
Nancy Hamilton (1940) (track 7)
producer:
Norman Granz (tracks 15–17)
phonographic copyright by:
PolyGram Records, Inc. (not for release label use! US division of PolyGram) (tracks 15–17)
publisher:
Chappell & Co. (tracks 7–8)
Chappell (company that specialized in library and production music) (track 7)
EMI Robbins Catalog Inc. (ASCAP) (track 13)
Edward B. Marks Music Co. (founded originally as J. Stern & Co. in 1894, renamed in 1919) (track 4)
Harms, Inc. (track 8)
Warner Bros., Inc. (not for release label use!) (track 8)
Warner Chappell Music Ltd. (no slash; used 1988–1996) (track 7)
Warner/Chappell (track 10)
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 7)
instrumental recording of:
I'm Coming Virginia (1953-09-10) (track 2)
Jungle Drums (1953-09-10) (track 4)
Don’t Be That Way (1954-02-01) (track 13)
How High the Moon (1954-02-01) (track 7)
Love for Sale (1954-02-01) (track 8)
September Song (American songbook standard from 1938 Broadway musical “Knickerbocker Holiday”) (1954-02-01) (track 11)
Sing, Sing, Sing (1954-02-01) (track 14)
This Can’t Be Love (1954-02-01) (track 10)
is the basis for:
Rien sans toi (track 8)
何去何從之阿飛正傳 (Yue Chinese version) (track 4)
何去何從之阿飛正傳 (Mandarin Chinese version) (track 4)
later translated versions:
'n Egoïst (track 7)
是這樣的 (track 4)
醉朦朧 (track 4)
referred to in medleys:
Love Medley (track 8)
version of:

Release

ASIN:FR: B000OV0W7Q [info]

Release Group

part of:The Chronological Classics (number: 1433) (order: 942)