Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Name 2:21
2 St. Louis Blues 2:51
3 St. James Infirmary 4:47
4 C'est si bon 2:45
5 Black and Blue 3:28
6 Big Butter and Egg Man 5:24
7 Mack the Knife 3:24
8 That's My Desire 2:51
9 Hello, Dolly 2:30
10 Blueberry Hill 3:17
11 A Kiss to Build a Dream On 2:58
12 Cabaret 3:54
13 Ain't Misbehavin' 3:00
14 When the Saints Go Marching In 3:09

Credits

CD 1

clarinet:
Barney Bigard (1955) (track 7)
drums (drum set):
Barrett Deems (1955) (track 7)
trumpet:
Louis Armstrong (1955) (track 7)
bass:
Arvell Shaw (1955) (track 7)
piano:
Billy Kyle (1955) (track 7)
trombone:
Trummy Young (1955) (track 7)
arranger:
Joe Primrose (track 3)
composer:
John Kander (track 12)
Helmy Kresa (track 8)
Vincent Rose (early-20th century violinist, pianist, composer & bandleader) (track 10)
Fats Waller (track 5)
Kurt Weill (composer) (track 7)
Jerry Herman (track 9)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 3)
Harry Brooks (jazz pianist & songwriter) (1929) (track 13)
Fats Waller (1929) (track 13)
Harry Ruby (1935) (track 11)
Henri Betti (1947) (track 4)
lead vocals:
Louis Armstrong (1955) (track 7)
lyricist:
Bertolt Brecht (track 7)
Harry Brooks (jazz pianist & songwriter) (track 5)
Fred Ebb (track 12)
Jerry Herman (track 9)
Al Lewis (Tin Pan Alley era lyricist) (track 10)
Carroll Loveday (track 8)
Andy Razaf (track 5)
Jerry Seelen (track 4)
Larry Stock (track 10)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 3)
Andy Razaf (1929) (track 13)
Oscar Hammerstein II (1935) (track 11)
Bert Kalmar (1935) (track 11)
translator:
Marc Blitzstein (1954) (track 7)
writer:
Louis Armstrong (track 6)
Percy Venable (1926) (track 6)
publisher:
BMG Rights Management (UK) Ltd. (not for release label use! file releases under its imprint "BMG Chrysalis") (track 13)
EMI Music (do not use as release label! this is a music publisher) (track 13)
Edwin H. Morris & Co., Inc. (a division of MPL Communications Inc.) (track 9)
Redwood Music (track 13)
Redwood Music Ltd. (Carlin) (tracks 10, 13)
Universal Edition (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 7)
arrangement of:
arrangements:
Ain’t Misbehavin’ (for big band, Wolpe) (track 13)
St. Louis Blues (for concert band, Nowak) (track 2)
cover recording of:
Blueberry Hill (track 10)
Cabaret (title song from the Kander & Ebb musical) (track 12)
Hello, Dolly! (track 9)
Mack the Knife (1954 Blitzstein translation) (1955-09-28) (track 7)
is the basis for:
Sextet (track 3)
later parody versions:
Holyland Jazz (track 12)
later translated parody versions:
later translated versions:
Hello Dolly (Dutch version) (track 9)
Nid mis Problem (track 5)
later versions:
Cabaret (track 12)
Hello, Dolly (french version) (track 9)
J'avais deux amis (track 3)
part of:
Cabaret (musical) (track 12)
Hello, Dolly! (track 9)
The Strip (1951 film) (track 11)
recording of:
Black and Blue (track 5)
C’est si bon (English version) (track 4)
St. James Infirmary (Joe Primrose's arrangement) (track 3)
St. Louis Blues (track 2)
That’s My Desire (track 8)
referred to in medleys:
Ja-Da Medley (track 2)
translated version of:
C’est si bon (original french version) (track 4)
version of:
The Unfortunate Rake (Roud 2; Laws Q26 / B1) (track 3)