Annotation

Label: Sony - Catalog #: 65807 - Format: 2CD
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Identify #3. Initially indicates a quartet formation.

Label: Sony - Catalog #: 65807 - Format: 2CD

Annotation last modified on 2012-04-11 21:47 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 (Back Home Again In) Indiana
Original Dixieland Jazz Band 3:25
2 St. Louis Blues
Bessie Smith 3:12
3 Dippermouth Blues (a.k.a. Sugarfoot Stomp)
King Oliver’s Creole Jazz Band 2:16
4 The Stampede
Fletcher Henderson and His Orchestra 3:17
5 Wild Cat Blues
Clarence Williams’ Blue Five feat. Sidney Bechet 3:00
6 Singin' the Blues
Frankie Trumbauer and His Orchestra feat. Bix Beiderbecke 3:03
7 West End Blues
Louis Armstrong and His Hot Five feat. Earl Hines 3:18
8 Tiger Rag
Art Tatum 2:21
9 God Bless the Child
Billie Holiday 2:56
10 Lester Leaps In
Count Basie and the Kansas City 7 feat. Lester Young 3:15
11 Flying Home
The Benny Goodman Sextet feat. Charlie Christan & Lionel Hampton 3:19
12 I Can't Get Started
Dizzy Gillespie 3:06
13 It Don't Mean a Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing)
Duke Ellington & His Orchestra 3:12
14 9:20 Special
Count Basie & His Orchestra feat. Coleman Hawkins 3:13
15 Let Me Off Uptown
Gene Krupa and His Orchestra feat. Roy Eldridge & Anita O’Day 3:01
16 'Tain't What You Do (It's the Way That You Do It)
Jimmie Lunceford and His Orchestra 3:07
17 Four Brothers
Woody Herman & His Orchestra feat. Stan Getz 3:16
18 Nica's Dream
Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers feat. Horace Silver 11:53
19 So What
Miles Davis Sextet 9:06
20 Goodbye Pork Pie Hat
Charles Mingus 4:47
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Take Five
The Dave Brubeck Quartet 2:55
2 It's All Right With Me
Erroll Garner 3:29
3 Straight, No Chaser
Thelonious Monk Quartet 4:35
4 Searching (Pleading for Love)
Duke Ellington 1:50
5 Sanctuary
Miles Davis 10:57
6 Meeting of the Spirits
John McLaughlin and the Mahavishnu Orchestra 6:53
7 Watermelon Man
Herbie Hancock 6:30
8 Birdland
Weather Report 5:59
9 The Artist in America
Ornette Coleman 3:58
10 Round Midnight
Dexter Gordon 13:12
11 Steppin' Out With My Baby
Tony Bennett 3:18
12 A Thousand Autumns
Branford Marsalis Trio 6:24
13 Freedom Is in the Trying
Wynton Marsalis 2:46

Credits

CD 1

trombone:
Trummy Young (track 16)
composer:
Duke Ellington (American composer, pianist, & jazz bandleader) (1931-08) (track 13)
lyricist:
Irving Mills (1931) (track 13)
performer:
Bix Beiderbecke (track 6)
Ivie Anderson (track 13)
vocals:
Ivie Anderson (track 13)
writer:
Arthur Herzog, Jr. (track 9)
Billie Holiday (track 9)
Sy Oliver (track 16)
Trummy Young (track 16)
publisher:
Basart Editions ( – ????) (track 9)
Edward B. Marks Music Co. (founded originally as J. Stern & Co. in 1894, renamed in 1919) (track 9)
is the basis for:
Swingy Thing (Solo Tenor Horn & Brass Band) (track 13)
later versions:
recording of:

CD 2

composer:
Paul Desmond (track 1)
Thelonious Monk (track 3)
Irving Berlin (1948) (track 11)
lyricist:
Irving Berlin (1948) (track 11)
publisher:
Thelonious Music (track 3)
is the basis for:
Prisca "Five" (track 1)
later versions:
Get It Straight (track 3)
Take Five (song version) (track 1)
part of:
Easter Parade (full musical) (track 11)
recording of:
Steppin' Out With My Baby (Easter Parade) (track 11)
Take Five (original instrumental version) (track 1)

Release

ASIN: US: B00001SIFF [info]