Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 I Get a Kick Out of You
Frank Sinatra 4 3:17
2 Fever
Michael Bublé 3:54
3 These Are the Days
Jamie Cullum 3:23
4 Let’s Fall in Love
Diana Krall 4:20
5 Downtown Train
Rod Stewart 4:39
6 Rocket Man
Elton John 3.35 4:42
7 Moondance
Van Morrison 3.8 4:36
8 I Should Care
Julie London 3:17
9 Getting Some Fun Out of Life
Madeleine Peyroux 3 3:15
10 Englishman in New York
Sting 4:23
11 But Not for Me
Billie Holiday 3:50
12 Sometimes I’m Happy
Nat King Cole 4:12
13 Just in Time
Peggy Lee 2:53
14 They Say It’s Wonderful
Jimmy Scott 4:05
15 Tuxedo Junction
The Manhattan Transfer 3:06
16 Ten Cents a Dance
Anita O’Day 2:18
17 (It’s Only a) Paper Moon
Natalie Cole 3:26
18 Who Will Buy?
Aaron Neville 4:19
19 Sophisticated Lady
Sarah Vaughan 3:54
20 Come Rain or Come Shine
Frank Sinatra 6:39
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Feeling Good
Nina Simone 3.5 2:54
2 Summertime
Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong 4:57
3 The Way You Look Tonight
Michael Bublé 4:40
4 My Funny Valentine
Dinah Shore 3:36
5 This Masquerade
George Benson 3:23
6 One Day I’ll Fly Away
Randy Crawford 4:58
7 Here’s That Rainy Day
Dionne Warwick 3:36
8 Late in the Evening
Paul Simon 4 3:56
9 Short People
Randy Newman 5 2:57
10 You’re So Vain
Carly Simon 5 4:20
11 Josephine
Chris Rea 3.5 4:33
12 Makin’ Whoopee
Dr. John 3 4:11
13 Splanky Live
Count Basie 3:54
14 Hello, Young Lovers
Bobby Darin 2:54
15 Love for Sale (live)
Buddy Rich 4:39
16 Pick Yourself Up
Mel Tormé, Gerry Mulligan & George Shearing 4:27
17 Because of You
Tony Bennett 4:04
18 Teach Me Tonight
Kevin Mahogany 4:24
19 Can’t We Be Friends?
Sammy Davis Jr. 2:55
20 Change Partners
Frank Sinatra 2:41

Credits

CD 1

recorded in:
Europe (track 6)
Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1963-04-10) (track 1)
bass guitar:
Dee Murray (track 6)
trumpet:
drums:
Jeff Hamilton (jazz drummer) (track 4)
Nigel Olsson (track 6)
Alvin Stoller (track 11)
Dave Weckel (track 17)
Sebastiaan de Krom (track 3)
synthesizer:
David Hentschel (track 6)
guitar:
Davey Johnstone (track 6)
Barney Kessel (track 11)
Russell Malone (track 4)
bass:
Joe Mondragon (track 11)
John Patitucci (track 17)
Geoff Gascoyne (track 3)
vibraphone:
Larry Bunker (track 4)
double bass:
John Clayton (US jazz and classical double bassist) (track 4)
percussion:
Francis Fuster (track 3)
alto saxophone:
Alan Barnes (track 3)
piano:
Elton John (track 6)
Jimmy Rowles (track 11)
Joe Sample (track 17)
Diana Krall (track 4)
horn and strings arranger:
Geoff Gascoyne (track 3)
tenor saxophone:
Ben Castle (track 3)
Ben Webster (track 11)
arranger:
Ralph Burns (track 17)
Jamie Cullum (pianist, jazz-pop artist) (track 3)
Johnny Mandel (track 4)
associate producer:
Janis Siegel (track 15)
background vocals:
Davey Johnstone (track 6)
Nigel Olsson (track 6)
Dee Murray (track 6)
composer:
Julian Dash (track 15)
Buddy Feyne (track 15)
Erskine Hawkins (track 15)
Elton John (track 6)
Bill Johnson (US jazz alto saxophonist, clarinetist and arranger) (track 15)
Van Morrison (track 7)
Sting (singer, songwriter & member of The Police) (track 10)
Tom Waits (track 5)
Ben Cullum (track 3)
George Gershwin (composer) (1930) (track 11)
Richard Rodgers (1930) (track 16)
Duke Ellington (American composer, pianist, & jazz bandleader) (1932) (track 19)
Harold Arlen (1933) (tracks 4, 17)
Cole Porter (1934) (track 1)
conductor:
Johnny Mandel (track 4)
Eddie Karam (track 4)
engineer:
John Kraus (track 8)
Ken Scott (UK record producer & engineer) (track 6)
lead vocals:
Elton John (track 6)
Diana Krall (track 4)
Frank Sinatra (1963-04-10) (track 1)
lyricist:
Buddy Feyne (track 15)
Van Morrison (track 7)
Sting (singer, songwriter & member of The Police) (track 10)
Tom Waits (track 5)
Ben Cullum (track 3)
Mitchell Parish (track 19)
Bernie Taupin (track 6)
Ira Gershwin (1930) (track 11)
Lorenz Hart (1930) (track 16)
E.Y. Harburg (1933) (track 17)
Ted Koehler (1933) (track 4)
Billy Rose (1933) (track 17)
Cole Porter (1934) (track 1)
producer:
Gus Dudgeon (track 6)
Norman Granz (track 11)
Tim Hauser (track 15)
Trevor Horn (track 5)
Tommy LiPuma (track 4)
Van Morrison (track 7)
Bobby Troup (track 8)
Johnny Mandel (track 4)
recording engineer:
Michael O'Reilly (track 9)
vocals:
Michael Bublé (track 2)
Natalie Cole (track 17)
Billie Holiday (track 11)
Julie London (track 8)
Madeleine Peyroux (track 9)
writer:
Joe Burke (American composer) (track 9)
Sammy Cahn (track 8)
Eddie Cooley (track 2)
John Davenport (songwriter Otis Blackwell) (track 2)
Edgar Leslie (track 9)
Axel Stordahl (track 8)
Paul Weston (track 8)
Irving Mills (1932) (track 19)
phonographic copyright by:
Atlantic Recording Corporation (not for release label use! copyrights holder, distributor within the US) (1978) (track 15)
Verve Music Group (now known as Verve Label Group; not for release label use!) (2004) (track 3)
publisher:
Bourne Co. (track 4)
Chappell Music (track 1)
Chappell Music Ltd. (tracks 1, 17)
EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!) (track 3)
Harms, Inc. (track 1)
Lark Music Ltd. (track 2)
Mills Music, Inc. (track 19)
New World Music Co. (1930) (track 11)
was commissioned by:
recorded at:
Strawberry Studios (Château d'Hérouville, France) in Hérouville, Val-d'Oise, France (track 6)
Capitol Studios (Hollywood, CA) in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1957-01-07 – 1957-01-09) (track 11)
mash-ups:
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 226) (track 7)
arrangements:
Moondance (arr. Ravizza) (track 7)
Tuxedo Junction (arrangement for band) (track 15)
cover recording of:
Downtown Train (track 5)
Fever (track 2)
is the basis for:
later parody versions:
later translated parody versions:
Fieber (track 2)
Friesenjung (track 10)
later translated versions:
Fieber (track 2)
Fieber (track 2)
Nua ned fia mi (track 11)
Rude Jolf (track 5)
フィーバー (track 2)
later versions:
Est-ce par hasard ? (Let's Fall in Love) (track 4)
Visor (track 2)
live recording of:
Tuxedo Junction (track 15)
part of:
An American in Paris (2015 Broadway musical) (track 11)
Anything Goes (track 1)
Crazy For You (1992 Musical) (track 11)
Girl Crazy (1930 Musical) (track 11)
Simple Simon (track 16)
Sophisticated Ladies (1981 musical) (track 19)
recording of:
But Not for Me (track 11)
I Should Care (track 8)
Moondance (track 7)
Ten Cents a Dance (track 16)
These Are the Days (track 3)
Sophisticated Lady (1961-07-18) (track 19)
I Get a Kick Out of You (1962-04-10) (track 1)

CD 2

recorded in:
Los Angeles, California, United States (1957-08-18) (track 2)
New York, New York, United States (1965-01-15) (track 1)
violin:
Victor Arno (1957-08-18) (track 2)
drumset:
Jim Gordon (Drummer (Derek and the Dominos)) (1972-09 – 1972-10) (track 10)
trumpet:
Frank Beach (trombone, trumpet) (1957-08-18) (track 2)
strings arranger:
Carly Simon (track 10)
drums:
Alvin Stoller (1957-08-18) (track 2)
guitar:
Tony Rizzi (1957-08-18) (track 2)
Rudy Stevenson (1965-01-15) (track 1)
Jimmy Ryan (American guitarist and singer/songwriter) (1972-09 – 1972-10) (track 10)
bass:
Klaus Voorman (1972-09 – 1972-10) (track 10)
double bass:
Joe Mondragon (1957-08-18) (track 2)
percussion:
Richard Perry (producer) (1972-09 – 1972-10) (track 10)
piano:
Paul Smith (Paul Thatcher Smith, jazz pianist, composer, arranger and bandleader) (1957-08-18) (track 2)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1965-01-15) (track 1)
Carly Simon (1972-09 – 1972-10) (track 10)
trombone:
Buddy Childers (1957-08-18) (track 2)
French horn:
Vincent DeRosa (1957-08-18) (track 2)
arranger:
Hal Mooney (track 1)
Claus Ogerman (track 20)
background vocals:
Mick Jagger (1972-09 – 1972-10) (track 10)
co-producer:
Ray Gilbert (track 20)
composer:
Walter Donaldson (track 12)
George Gershwin (composer) (track 2)
Randy Newman (track 9)
Chris Rea (track 11)
Richard Rodgers (track 14)
Leon Russell (track 5)
Joe Sample (track 6)
Carly Simon (track 10)
Paul Simon (of Simon & Garfunkel) (track 8)
Jerome Kern (1936) (track 3)
Irving Berlin (1938) (track 20)
conductor:
Claus Ogerman (track 20)
Russell Garcia (1957-08-18) (track 2)
Hal Mooney (1965-01-15) (track 1)
engineer:
Lee Herschberg (track 20)
guest performer:
k.d. lang (track 17)
lead vocals:
Frank Sinatra (track 20)
Carly Simon (1972-09 – 1972-10) (track 10)
lyricist:
Randy Newman (track 9)
Chris Rea (track 11)
Leon Russell (track 5)
Ira Gershwin (track 2)
DuBose Heyward (track 2)
Will Jennings (track 6)
Gus Kahn (track 12)
Carly Simon (track 10)
Paul Simon (of Simon & Garfunkel) (track 8)
Dorothy Fields (US Tin Pan Alley librettist and lyricist) (1936) (track 3)
Irving Berlin (1938) (track 20)
orchestrator:
Paul Buckmaster (track 10)
producer:
Sonny Burke (track 20)
Jon Kelly (track 11)
Tommy LiPuma (track 12)
Hal Mooney (track 1)
Richard Perry (producer) (track 10)
Chris Rea (track 11)
recording engineer:
vocals:
Michael Bublé (track 3)
Dr. John (New Orleans blues pianist, singer and songwriter) (track 12)
Rickie Lee Jones (track 12)
Louis Armstrong (1957-08-18) (track 2)
Ella Fitzgerald (1957-08-18) (track 2)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1965-01-15) (track 1)
writer:
Leslie Bricusse (track 1)
Arthur Hammerstein (track 17)
Anthony Newley (track 1)
Dudley Wilkinson (track 17)
phonographic copyright by:
Elektra Records (not for release label use! please use its imprint "Elektra" instead) (1972) (track 10)
Elektra Entertainment (renamed from Elektra 1989–2004; revived as Elektra 2009-06-01) (1978) (track 10)
Warner Bros. Records Inc. (not for release label use, company behind the “WB Records” imprint) (1989) (track 12)
publisher:
Beth Dryer Music (track 12)
Chappell & Co. (track 2)
Chappell Music Ltd. (tracks 2–3)
C’est Music (track 10)
EMI Music Publishing Ltd. (tracks 12, 14)
Tobago Music Co. (track 12)
WB Music Corp. (track 12)
Warner/Chappell (track 2)
Ira Gershwin Music (1935) (track 2)
WB Music Corp. (1935) (track 2)
Paul Simon Music (1980) (track 8)
recorded at:
Trident Studios in London, England, United Kingdom (1972-09 – 1972-10) (track 10)
remixes:
sampled by:
"A Oração do Amor" by Iras (track 1)
How I Feel by Wax Tailor (track 1)
New Day by Jay-Z & Kanye West (track 1)
Short People by Malice feat. Randy Newman (track 9)
arrangements:
Summertime (catch-all for arrangements) (track 2)
cover recording of:
This Masquerade (track 5)
Feeling Good (1965-01-15) (track 1)
Change Partners (1967-01-30) (track 20)
is based on:
is the basis for:
Doin’ Time (track 2)
Summertime (Rick Wakeman arrangement) (track 2)
The Bones of You (track 2)
later parody versions:
Hör auf zu regnen (track 12)
You're So Plain (track 10)
later translated parody versions:
Tschibuti (track 2)
later translated versions:
Em sento bé (track 1)
Makin' Whoopee (track 12)
Meier (track 9)
Sommartid (track 2)
Summa is (track 2)
ハロー、ヤング ラバーズ! (王様と私) (track 14)
最佳男主角 (track 10)
later versions:
part of:
The King and I (Rodgers & Hammerstein musical) (track 14)
recording of:
Because of You (track 17)
Hello, Young Lovers (The King and I) (track 14)
Josephine (track 11)
Makin’ Whoopee! (track 12)
Short People (track 9)
Summertime (American songbook standard from 1935 opera Porgy and Bess) (1957-08-18) (track 2)
You’re So Vain (1972-09 – 1972-10) (track 10)
referred to in medleys:
Swing Time Medley (track 3)

Release

ASIN: UK: B001HB9P5M [info]