Tracklist

Medium 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Concerto for Clarinet (Part I and II)
9:19
2 King for a Day
3:23
3 Stardust
3:31
4 Prelude In C Major
2:53
5 Chantez Les Bas (Sing 'Em Low)
3:07
6 What Is There to Say
3:10
7 Who's Excited
3:19
8 Confessin' (That I Love You)
3:20
9 Solid Sam
3:16
10 Take Your Shoes Off Baby (And Start Runnin' Through My Mind)
3:25
11 Love Me a Little Little
3:04
12 Blues in the Night
3:14
13 Beyond the Blue Horizon
2:45
14 Deuces Wild
2:11
15 Someone's Rocking My Dreamboat
3:18
16 Rockin' Chair
3:09
17 Just Kiddin' Around
3:21
18 Carnival
2:43
19 St. James Infirmary Blues
2:59
20 Needlenose
3:25
21 Two in One Blues
3:20
Medium 2
# Title Rating Length
1 The Japanese Sandman
2:29
2 A Pretty Girl Is Like a Melody
2:50
3 I Used to Be Above Love
3:01
4 No Regrets
2:04
5 South Sea Island Magic
3:17
6 It Ain't Right
3:11
7 Sugar Foot Stomp
3:23
8 Thou Swell
3:09
9 You're Giving Me a Song and a Dance
3:16
10 One, Two, Button Your Shoe
2:49
11 Let's Call a Heart a Heart
3:25
12 The Skeleton in the Closet
2:43
13 There's Something in the Air
3:17
14 Take Another Guess
2:32
15 There's Frost on the Moon
2:55
16 Love and Learn
2:45
17 Moon Face
2:55
18 The Same Old Line
2:52
19 You Can Tell She Comes From Dixie
2:39

Credits

Medium 1

recorded in:
Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1940-05-13) (track 2)
Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1940-09-07 – 1940-09-08) (track 5)
Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1940-12-04) (track 4)
New York, New York, United States (1941-09-02) (track 12)
Chicago, Illinois, United States (1941-10-30) (tracks 9, 17)
New York, New York, United States (1941-11-12) (track 14)
clarinet:
Artie Shaw (1940-05-13) (track 2)
Artie Shaw (1940-09-07 – 1940-09-08) (track 5)
Artie Shaw (1940-10-07) (track 3)
Artie Shaw (1940-12-04) (track 4)
Artie Shaw (1941-09-02) (track 12)
Artie Shaw (1941-10-30) (tracks 9, 17)
Artie Shaw (1941-11-12) (track 14)
violin:
Harry Bluestone (1940-05-13) (track 2)
Sid Brokaw (1940-05-13) (track 2)
Bill Brower (1940-05-13) (track 2)
Jerry Joyce (1940-05-13) (track 2)
Bob Morrow (1940-05-13) (track 2)
Mischa Russell (1940-05-13) (track 2)
Alex Beller (1940-09-07 – 1940-09-08) (track 5)
Truman Boardman (1940-09-07 – 1940-09-08) (track 5)
Bill Brower (1940-09-07 – 1940-09-08) (track 5)
Ted Klages (1940-09-07 – 1940-09-08) (track 5)
Eugene Lamas (1940-09-07 – 1940-09-08) (track 5)
Bob Morrow (1940-09-07 – 1940-09-08) (track 5)
Al Beller (1940-10-07) (track 3)
T. Boardman (violinist who performed with Artie Shaw in 1940) (1940-10-07) (track 3)
B. Bower (violinist who performed with Artie Shaw in 1940) (1940-10-07) (track 3)
T. Klages (violinist who performed with Artie Shaw in 1940) (1940-10-07) (track 3)
E. Lamas (violinist who performed with Artie Shaw in 1940) (1940-10-07) (track 3)
B. Morrow (violinist who performed with Artie Shaw in 1940) (1940-10-07) (track 3)
Alex Beller (1940-12-04) (track 4)
Truman Boardman (1940-12-04) (track 4)
Bill Brower (1940-12-04) (track 4)
Ted Klages (1940-12-04) (track 4)
Eugene Lamas (1940-12-04) (track 4)
Bob Morrow (1940-12-04) (track 4)
Alex Beller (1941-09-02) (track 12)
Max Berman (1941-09-02) (track 12)
Truman Boardman (1941-09-02) (track 12)
Bill Ehrenkranz (1941-09-02) (track 12)
Leo Persner (1941-09-02) (track 12)
Raoul Polikian (1941-09-02) (track 12)
Leonard Posner (1941-09-02) (track 12)
Irving Raymond (1941-09-02) (track 12)
Bernie Tinterow (1941-09-02) (track 12)
Alex Beller (1941-10-30) (tracks 9, 17)
Max Berman (1941-10-30) (tracks 9, 17)
Truman Boardman (1941-10-30) (tracks 9, 17)
Bill Ehrenkranz (1941-10-30) (tracks 9, 17)
Leo Persner (1941-10-30) (tracks 9, 17)
Raoul Polikian (1941-10-30) (tracks 9, 17)
Leonard Posner (1941-10-30) (tracks 9, 17)
Irving Raymond (1941-10-30) (tracks 9, 17)
Bernie Tinterow (1941-10-30) (tracks 9, 17)
Alex Beller (1941-11-12) (track 14)
Max Berman (1941-11-12) (track 14)
Truman Boardman (1941-11-12) (track 14)
Bill Ehrenkranz (1941-11-12) (track 14)
Leo Persner (1941-11-12) (track 14)
Raoul Polikian (1941-11-12) (track 14)
Leonard Posner (1941-11-12) (track 14)
Irving Raymond (1941-11-12) (track 14)
Bernie Tinterow (1941-11-12) (track 14)
cello:
Cy Bernard (1940-05-13) (track 2)
Fred Goerner (1940-09-07 – 1940-09-08) (track 5)
F. Goerner (cellist who performed with Artie Shaw in 1940) (1940-10-07) (track 3)
Fred Goerner (1940-12-04) (track 4)
Fred Goerner (1941-09-02) (track 12)
Ed Sodero (1941-09-02) (track 12)
George Taliarkin (1941-09-02) (track 12)
Fred Goerner (1941-10-30) (tracks 9, 17)
Ed Sodero (1941-10-30) (tracks 9, 17)
George Taliarkin (1941-10-30) (tracks 9, 17)
Fred Goerner (1941-11-12) (track 14)
Ed Sodero (1941-11-12) (track 14)
George Taliarkin (1941-11-12) (track 14)
drums (drum set):
Spencer Prinz (1940-05-13) (track 2)
Nick Fatool (1940-09-07 – 1940-09-08) (track 5)
Nick Fatool (1940-10-07) (track 3)
Nick Fatool (1940-12-04) (track 4)
Dave Tough (jazz drummer) (1941-09-02) (track 12)
Dave Tough (jazz drummer) (1941-10-30) (tracks 9, 17)
Dave Tough (jazz drummer) (1941-11-12) (track 14)
trumpet:
John Cave (1940-05-13) (track 2)
Harry Geller (1940-05-13) (track 2)
Manny Klein (1940-05-13) (track 2)
George Thow (1940-05-13) (track 2)
Billy Butterfield (1940-09-07 – 1940-09-08) (track 5)
Jack Cathcart (1940-09-07 – 1940-09-08) (track 5)
George Wendt (Swing trumpeter) (1940-09-07 – 1940-09-08) (track 5)
Billy Butterfield (1940-10-07) (track 3)
J. Cathcart (1940-10-07) (track 3)
George Wendt (Swing trumpeter) (1940-10-07) (track 3)
Billy Butterfield (1940-12-04) (track 4)
Jack Cathcart (1940-12-04) (track 4)
George Wendt (Swing trumpeter) (1940-12-04) (track 4)
Lee Castle (1941-09-02) (track 12)
Max Kaminsky (1941-09-02) (track 12)
Steve Lipkins (1941-09-02) (track 12)
Hot Lips Page (1941-09-02) (track 12)
Lee Castle (1941-10-30) (tracks 9, 17)
Max Kaminsky (1941-10-30) (tracks 9, 17)
Steve Lipkins (1941-10-30) (tracks 9, 17)
Hot Lips Page (1941-10-30) (tracks 9, 17)
Lee Castle (1941-11-12) (track 14)
Max Kaminsky (1941-11-12) (track 14)
Steve Lipkins (1941-11-12) (track 14)
Hot Lips Page (1941-11-12) (track 14)
viola:
Sam Freed (1940-05-13) (track 2)
Dave Sterkin (1940-05-13) (track 2)
Keith Collins (viola) (1940-09-07 – 1940-09-08) (track 5)
Allan Harshman (1940-09-07 – 1940-09-08) (track 5)
K. Collins (violist who performed with Artie Shaw in 1940) (1940-10-07) (track 3)
A. Harshman (violist who performed with Artie Shaw in 1940) (1940-10-07) (track 3)
Keith Collins (viola) (1940-12-04) (track 4)
Allan Harshman (1940-12-04) (track 4)
Lenny Atkins (1941-09-02) (track 12)
Morris Kohn (1941-09-02) (track 12)
Sam Rosenblum (1941-09-02) (track 12)
Lenny Atkins (1941-10-30) (tracks 9, 17)
Morris Kohn (1941-10-30) (tracks 9, 17)
Sam Rosenblum (1941-10-30) (tracks 9, 17)
Lenny Atkins (1941-11-12) (track 14)
Morris Kohn (1941-11-12) (track 14)
Sam Rosenblum (1941-11-12) (track 14)
guitar:
Bobby Sherwood (guitarist) (1940-05-13) (track 2)
Al Hendrickson (1940-09-07 – 1940-09-08) (track 5)
Al Hendrickson (1940-12-04) (track 4)
Mike Bryan (Musician - Guitar Player) (1941-09-02) (track 12)
Mike Bryan (Musician - Guitar Player) (1941-10-30) (tracks 9, 17)
Mike Bryan (Musician - Guitar Player) (1941-11-12) (track 14)
bass:
Jud DeNaut (1940-05-13) (track 2)
Jud DeNaut (1940-09-07 – 1940-09-08) (track 5)
Jud DeNaut (1940-12-04) (track 4)
Eddie McKinney (1941-09-02) (track 12)
Eddie McKinney (1941-10-30) (tracks 9, 17)
Eddie McKinney (1941-11-12) (track 14)
double bass:
Jud DeNaut (1940-10-07) (track 3)
electric guitar:
Al Hendrickson (1940-10-07) (track 3)
alto saxophone:
Lyle Bowen (1940-05-13) (track 2)
Ben Kantor (1940-05-13) (track 2)
Neely Plumb (1940-09-07 – 1940-09-08) (track 5)
Les Robinson (1940-09-07 – 1940-09-08) (track 5)
Bus Bassey (1940-10-07) (track 3)
Nelly Plump (1940-10-07) (track 3)
Neely Plumb (1940-12-04) (track 4)
Les Robinson (1940-12-04) (track 4)
Chuck DiMaggio (1941-09-02) (track 12)
Les Robinson (1941-09-02) (track 12)
Chuck DiMaggio (1941-10-30) (tracks 9, 17)
Les Robinson (1941-10-30) (tracks 9, 17)
Chuck DiMaggio (1941-11-12) (track 14)
Les Robinson (1941-11-12) (track 14)
piano:
Skitch Henderson (1940-05-13) (track 2)
Johnny Guarnieri (1940-09-07 – 1940-09-08) (track 5)
Johnny Guarneri (1940-10-07) (track 3)
Johnny Guarnieri (1940-12-04) (track 4)
Johnny Guarnieri (1941-09-02) (track 12)
Johnny Guarnieri (1941-10-30) (tracks 9, 17)
Johnny Guarnieri (1941-11-12) (track 14)
bass clarinet:
Joe Krechter (1940-05-13) (track 2)
baritone saxophone:
Artie Baker (saxophonist, flutist and clarinetist) (1941-09-02) (track 12)
Artie Baker (saxophonist, flutist and clarinetist) (1941-10-30) (tracks 9, 17)
Artie Baker (saxophonist, flutist and clarinetist) (1941-11-12) (track 14)
tenor saxophone:
Harold Lawson (1940-05-13) (track 2)
Jack Stacy (1940-05-13) (track 2)
Bus Bassey (1940-09-07 – 1940-09-08) (track 5)
Jerry Jerome (1940-09-07 – 1940-09-08) (track 5)
Jerry Jerome (1940-10-07) (track 3)
Les Robinson (1940-10-07) (track 3)
Bus Bassey (1940-12-04) (track 4)
Jerry Jerome (1940-12-04) (track 4)
Georgie Auld (1941-09-02) (track 12)
Mickey Folus (1941-09-02) (track 12)
Georgie Auld (1941-10-30) (tracks 9, 17)
Mickey Folus (1941-10-30) (tracks 9, 17)
Georgie Auld (1941-11-12) (track 14)
Mickey Folus (1941-11-12) (track 14)
trombone:
Vernon Brown (1940-09-07 – 1940-09-08) (track 5)
Jack Jenney (American jazz trombonist) (1940-09-07 – 1940-09-08) (track 5)
Vernon Brown (1940-10-07) (track 3)
Jack Jenney (American jazz trombonist) (1940-10-07) (track 3)
Vernon Brown (1940-12-04) (track 4)
Jack Jenney (American jazz trombonist) (1940-12-04) (track 4)
Ray Conniff (1941-09-02) (track 12)
Jack Jenney (American jazz trombonist) (1941-09-02) (track 12)
Morey Samel (1941-09-02) (track 12)
Ray Conniff (1941-10-30) (tracks 9, 17)
Jack Jenney (American jazz trombonist) (1941-10-30) (tracks 9, 17)
Morey Samel (1941-10-30) (tracks 9, 17)
Ray Conniff (1941-11-12) (track 14)
Jack Jenney (American jazz trombonist) (1941-11-12) (track 14)
Morey Samel (1941-11-12) (track 14)
composer:
W. Franke Harling (track 13)
Richard A. Whiting (track 13)
Hoagy Carmichael (1927) (track 3)
Harold Arlen (1941) (track 12)
conductor:
Artie Shaw (1940-10-07) (track 3)
lyricist:
Leo Robin (track 13)
Mitchell Parish (1929) (track 3)
Johnny Mercer (1941) (track 12)
orchestra:
Artie Shaw and His Orchestra (1940-05-13) (track 2)
Artie Shaw and His Orchestra (1940-09-07 – 1940-09-08) (track 5)
Artie Shaw and His Orchestra (1940-12-04) (track 4)
Artie Shaw and His Orchestra (1941-09-02) (track 12)
Artie Shaw and His Orchestra (1941-10-30) (tracks 9, 17)
Artie Shaw and His Orchestra (1941-11-12) (track 14)
publisher:
Mills Music, Inc. (track 3)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 12)
cover recording of:
Stardust (the jazz standard) (1940-10-07) (track 3)
later translated versions:
Polvere di stelle (track 3)
recording of:
Blues in the Night (1941-09-02) (track 12)

Medium 2

composer:
Fred E. Ahlert (track 15)
Irving Berlin (track 2)
lyricist:
Joe Young (US lyricist) (track 15)
writer:
Murray Mencher (track 14)
Charles Newman (Charles Chas Newman, early 20th century songwriter) (track 14)
Al Sherman (Tin Pan Alley songwriter) (track 14)
recording of:

Release

ASIN: UK: B000092624 [info]