Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Perdido
Duke Ellington 1:55
2 Minnie the Moocher
Cab Calloway 3:14
3 Yes, Indeed
Harry James 3:07
4 At the Woodchopper's Ball
Woody Herman 3:13
5 Maple Leaf Rag
Earl Hines Quartet 2:50
6 Taking a Chance on Love
Tommy Dorsey 2:59
7 California Here I Come
Lionel Hampton 3:05
8 Begin the Beguine
Artie Shaw 3:15
9 King Porter Stomp
Benny Goodman 2:58
10 Drummin' Man
Gene Krupa 3:03
11 In the Mood
Glenn Miller 3:36
12 Drop Me Off in Harlem
Duke Ellington 3:04
13 Honeysuckle Rose
Count Basie 3:02
14 All or Nothing at All
Harry James 3:00
15 Caldonia
Woody Herman 7:21
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 East St. Louis Toodle-Oo
Duke Ellington 3:03
2 Sweet Lorraine
Artie Shaw 3:06
3 My Blue Heaven
Jimmie Lunceford 3:16
4 One O'Clock Jump
Count Basie 4:15
5 All of Me
Jimmy Dorsey 3:15
6 American Patrol
Glenn Miller 3:20
7 The Boogie Woogie Man
Casa Loma Orchestra 2:30
8 I Can't Give You Anything but Love
Louis Armstrong 2:58
9 Mississippi Mud
Bix Beiderbecke 3:28
10 Jumpin' at the Woodside
Count Basie 3:19
11 The Nearness of You
Glenn Miller 3:16
12 Christopher Columbus
Benny Goodman 3:37
13 Take the ''A'' Train
Duke Ellington 2:49
14 King Porter Stomp
Fletcher Henderson 2:57
15 On the Sunny Side of the Street
Tommy Dorsey 3:16

Credits

CD 1

recorded in:
New York, New York, United States (1938-07-24) (track 8)
clarinet:
Artie Shaw (track 8)
reeds:
Hank Freeman (American jazz saxophonist) (track 8)
Tony Pastor (track 8)
Ronnie Perry (track 8)
Les Robinson (track 8)
trumpet:
Johnny Best (jazz trumpeter) (track 8)
Claude Bowen (track 8)
Chuck Peterson (track 8)
drums:
Cliff Leeman (track 8)
guitar:
Al Avola (track 8)
bass:
Sid Weiss (track 8)
piano:
Les Burness (track 8)
trombone:
George Arus (track 8)
Harry Rodgers (track 8)
Ted Vesely (track 8)
composer:
Joe Bishop (track 4)
Woody Herman (track 4)
Fleecy Moore (track 15)
Duke Ellington (American composer, pianist, & jazz bandleader) (1933) (track 12)
Cole Porter (1935) (track 8)
lyricist:
Fleecy Moore (track 15)
Nick Kenny (1933) (track 12)
Cole Porter (1935) (track 8)
orchestra:
publisher:
later translated versions:
Beguine (track 8)
later versions:
Begin the Beguine (unknown language, not English) (track 8)
Caldonia (Eddy Mitchell song) (track 15)
part of:
Jubilee (track 8)
recording of:
Begin the Beguine (track 8)
Caldonia (track 15)
referred to in medleys:

CD 2

composer:
Duke Ellington (American composer, pianist, & jazz bandleader) (track 1)
Bubber Miley (track 1)
recording of: