Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 In the Wee Small Hours of the Morning
Monty Alexander 5:07
2 Prelude to a Kiss
Duke Ellington & His Orchestra 4:44
3 Everything Happens to Me
Gene Harris 6:45
4 My Funny Valentine
Miles Davis 6:02
5 Why Was I Born?
Kenny Burrell & John Coltrane 3:14
6 The Peacocks
Howard Alden 5:21
7 Spring Is Here
Stan Getz 7:09
8 Blue in Green
Bill Evans 5:24
9 Angel Eyes
Scott Hamilton 6:07
10 Corcovado (Quiet Nights)
Charlie Byrd and Ken Peplowski 7:15
11 'Round Midnight
Thelonious Monk 6:39
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 How Long Has This Been Going On?
Karrin Allyson 5:41
2 Our Love Is Here to Stay
Patti Austin 5:30
3 You Are Too Beautiful
Curtis Stigers 5:23
4 At Last
Ella Fitzgerald & Joe Pass 4:20
5 You Go to My Head
Mary Stallings 6:38
6 Don't Misunderstand
Dennis Rowland 5:41
7 Body and Soul
Diana Krall 5:35
8 For All We Know
Susannah McCorkle 3:13
9 You Must Believe in Spring
Tony Bennett and Bill Evans 5:44
10 Sweet and Slow
Carol Sloane 5:54
11 More Than You Know
Mel Tormé and The Marty Paich Dek-Tette 4:45
12 I Don't Stand a Ghost of a Chance With You
George Shearing & Carmen McRae 3:44
13 Solitude
Billie Holiday 3:15
14 Some Other Time
Ernestine Anderson & George Shearing 2:21

Credits

CD 1

drums:
Jimmy Cobb (1958-03-07) (track 5)
Billy Hart (US jazz drummer aka "Jabali" Billy Hart) (1982-01) (track 7)
guitar:
Kenny Burrell (1958-03-07) (track 5)
bass:
Paul Chambers (US jazz bassist) (1958-03-07) (track 5)
Marc Johnson (US jazz bassist, composer & band leader) (1982-01) (track 7)
piano:
Tommy Flanagan (1958-03-07) (track 5)
Jim McNeely (1982-01) (track 7)
tenor saxophone:
John Coltrane (1958-03-07) (track 5)
Stan Getz (1982-01) (track 7)
composer:
Thelonious Monk (track 11)
Cootie Williams (track 11)
lyricist:
Bernie Hanighen (track 11)
recorded by:
Rudy van Gelder (1958-03-07) (track 5)
publisher:
Warner/Chappell Music, Ltd. (1996–present) (track 11)
recorded at:
Van Gelder Studio (Hackensack - July 1,1959) in Hackensack, New Jersey, United States (1958-03-07) (track 5)
later translated versions:
Autour de minuit (lyrics translated by Boris Vian) (track 11)
Autour de minuit (lyrics translated by Claude Nougaro) (track 11)
recording of:
’Round About Midnight (aka “’Round Midnight”) (track 11)

CD 2

drums:
Colin Bailey (drummer) (track 10)
Lewis Nash (track 1)
guitar:
Danny Embrey (track 1)
Joe Pass (jazz guitarist) (track 4)
bass:
John Lockwood (track 10)
Peter Washington (American jazz double bassist) (track 1)
saxophone:
Frank Wess (track 10)
piano:
Mulgrew Miller (track 1)
Stefan Scaggiari (track 10)
George Shearing (track 12)
Diana Krall (track 7)
assistant engineer:
Blaise Sires (track 10)
assistant mixer:
Al Schmidt (track 6)
composer:
J. Fred Coots (tracks 5, 8)
George Gershwin (composer) (track 2)
Victor Young (track 12)
Johnny Green (composer and conductor, often credited as John Green) (1930) (track 7)
Duke Ellington (American composer, pianist, & jazz bandleader) (1934) (track 13)
engineer:
Ed Trabanco (track 10)
Josiah Gluck (track 1)
lead vocals:
Billie Holiday (track 13)
lyricist:
Bing Crosby (track 12)
Ira Gershwin (track 2)
Haven Gillespie (track 5)
Sam M. Lewis (US singer and lyricist) (track 8)
Ned Washington (track 12)
Frank Eyton (1930) (track 7)
Edward Heyman (1930) (track 7)
Robert Sour (1930) (track 7)
Eddie DeLange (1934) (track 13)
Irving Mills (1934) (track 13)
mixer:
Josiah Gluck (track 1)
Charlie Paakkari (track 6)
producer:
Gregg Field (drums) (track 6)
Carl E. Jefferson (track 10)
Nick Phillips (US jazz trumpeter/composer/producer) (track 1)
vocals:
Karrin Allyson (track 1)
Ella Fitzgerald (track 4)
Diana Krall (track 7)
Susannah McCorkle (track 8)
Carmen McRae (track 12)
Carol Sloane (US jazz vocalist) (track 10)
writer:
Duke Ellington (American composer, pianist, & jazz bandleader) (track 13)
publisher:
B. Feldman & Co. (track 5)
Druropetal Music (track 7)
Quartet Music Inc. (track 7)
Redwood Music Ltd. (track 8)
WB Music Corp. (track 7)
Warner Bros. Music (track 5)
Gershwin Publishing Corp (1938) (track 2)
cover recording of:
Body and Soul (track 7)
later translated versions:
Cuerpo y Alma (track 7)
later versions:
part of:
recording of:
(In My) Solitude (track 13)
For All We Know (1934 song) (track 8)
You Go to My Head (track 5)