Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 The Montmartre Rag
Mitchell's Jazz Kings 2:08
2 Out Bois de Boulogne Way
Orchestre Billy Max 3:12
3 Parisette
Lud Gluskin and His Versatile Juniors 2:48
4 Paris Je T'Aime (Paris Stay the Same)
Billy Barton et son Orchestre de Jazz 2:47
5 Daughter of the Latin Quarter
Noble Sissle and His Sizzling Syncopators 3:24
6 Hangin' Around "Boudon"
Dicky Wells and His Orchestra 2:56
7 Swingin' in Paris
Fletcher Allen and His Orchestra 3:16
8 Swingin' at the "Chez Florence"
Willie Lewis and His Orchestra 2:39
9 Bagatelle
Eddie Brunner et son orchestre 3:16
10 Montmartre Moan
Danny Polo Trio 2:56
11 Montparnasse Jump
Danny Polo and His Swing Stars 2:50
12 Bois de Boulogne
Alex Renard et son Orchestre 3:10
13 Parc Monceau
Hubert Rostaing et son orchestre 3:15
14 Place Blanche
André Ekyan et son orchestre 2:50
15 Le Rhythme de Paris
Jacques Pills et Le Jazz de Paris 2:24
16 Métropolitan
Jean Yatove et son Grand Orchestre de Radio-Paris 2:46
17 Pré Catelan
Tony Murena et son ensemble swing 3:01
18 Rue de la Paix
Léo Chauliac et son ensemble 3:15
19 Rue Duperré
Alix Combelle et son orchestre 2:32
20 Studio Albert
Christian Wagner et son orchestre 2:33
21 "Folies-Bergère"
Sarane Ferret et le Quintette de Paris 3:06
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Swing de Paris
Django Reinhardt & Quintette du Hot Club de France 3:04
2 La Cigale
Harry Cooper et son orchestre 3:18
3 Villa D'Este
Jerry Mengo et son orchestre 2:52
4 Alma Marceau
Richard Blareau et son orchestre 2:49
5 Riffin' in Paris
Jam-Session N° 5 2:53
6 I'm Headin' for Paris
Jonah Jones & His Cats 3:01
7 Stridin' Down Champs-Elysées
Billy Taylor Trio 3:22
8 Sèvres Babylone
Robert Mavounzy and his Be-Boppers 3:09
9 Swingin' at the Lutétia
Be Bop Minstrels 2:55
10 Malesherbes Square
Dany Kane Quartet 2:44
11 Paris Monte-Carlo
Bernard Peiffer & André Persiany 2:49
12 Champs-Elysées Club
Hubert Rostaing et son Sextette 2:43
13 Early in Paris
Erroll Garner 3:00
14 One-Two-Two Blues
Trio Michel Pacout 2:50
15 Eiffel Tower
Sammy Price Trio 2:55
16 Ménilmontant
Django Reinhardt & Stéphane Grappelli 3:03
17 Saint-Germain des Prés
Aimé Barelli et son orchestre 2:30
18 Crystal's
Zoot Sims Quartet 3:13
19 Saint-Germain des Prés Blues
Harold Baker and His Duke's Men 3:21
20 Promenade aux Champs-Élysées
Sidney Bechet avec Claude Luter et son orchestre 3:14
21 The Last Time I Saw Paris
Bud Powell 3:17

Credits

CD 1

clarinet:
Eddie Brunner (track 9)
Noël Chiboust (track 18)
Maurice Cizeron (track 3)
Alix Combelle (track 19)
Danny Polo (tracks 10–11)
Hubert Rostaing (tracks 13–14)
André Saury (tracks 2, 16)
Christian Wagner (track 20)
violin:
Bill Coleman (US jazz trumpeter) (track 6)
Georges Effrosse (track 21)
André Saury (track 2)
drums (drum set):
Bill Beason (track 6)
Ted Fields (Jazz drummer) (track 8)
Pierre Fouad (tracks 7, 12–14)
Jerry Mengo (tracks 10–11)
Louis Mitchell (drums, USA) (track 1)
Armand Molinetti (tracks 15–16, 18–19)
trumpet:
Pierre Allier (tracks 7, 13)
Aimé Barelli (tracks 14–15)
Christian Bellest (tracks 13, 15)
Arthur Briggs (track 5)
Philippe Brun (trumpet player) (track 11)
Bill Coleman (US jazz trumpeter) (tracks 6, 8–9)
George Hirst (track 4)
Tommy Ladnier (American jazz trumpeter) (track 5)
Séverin Luino (tracks 15–16)
Maurice Moufflard (track 16)
Julien Porret (track 3)
Alex Renard (tracks 12–13, 16)
Paul d’Hondt (track 4)
soprano saxophone:
André Saury (tracks 2, 16)
flute:
Maurice Cizeron (track 3)
guitar:
Oscar Alemán (tracks 9, 11)
Marcel Bianchi (track 7)
Roger Chaput (track 16)
Étienne "Sarane" Ferret (tracks 17, 21)
Lucien Gallopain (track 18)
John Mitchell (early jazz banjoist/guitarist) (track 8)
Django Reinhardt (track 6)
Joseph Reinhardt (tracks 12–13, 15)
Eugène Vées (track 14)
banjo:
Frank Etheridge (track 5)
vibraphone:
Willy Kett (track 20)
double bass:
Sigismund Beck (track 16)
Richard Fullbright (track 6)
Roger Grasset (track 9)
Wilson Myers (track 8)
Antonio "Tony" Rovira (tracks 7, 13, 15)
Lucien Simoens (tracks 18–21)
Emmanuel Soudieux (track 14)
Maurice Speilleux (track 12)
Louis Vola (track 11)
alto saxophone:
Fletcher Allen (track 7)
Max Blanc (track 15)
Maurice Cizeron (tracks 3, 12)
André Ekyan (track 14)
Joe Hayman (track 8)
Willie Lewis (clarinet) (track 8)
Charles Lisée (tracks 7, 15)
Hubert Rostaing (tracks 12, 14)
André Saury (track 16)
Jules Viard (track 2)
Christian Wagner (track 20)
piano:
Una Mae Carlisle (track 11)
Léo Chauliac (tracks 18–19)
Herman Chittison (tracks 8–9)
Georg Haentzschel (A german pianist, broadcaster and composer) (track 4)
Charlie Lewis (french jazz pianist) (tracks 13–14)
Raoul Moretti (French composer, musician and lyricist) (track 2)
Dan Parrish (track 1)
Ray Stokes (track 7)
Garland Wilson (track 10)
Jean Yatove (track 16)
accordion:
Tony Murena (track 17)
baritone saxophone:
Joe Hayman (track 8)
tuba:
Edward Coles (track 5)
tenor saxophone:
Eddie Brunner (track 9)
Noël Chiboust (tracks 9, 12, 16, 18)
Alix Combelle (tracks 7, 9, 11, 15, 19)
Roby Davis (track 19)
Charles Hary (track 15)
Charles T. "Coco" Kiehn (tracks 12, 14, 16)
Ramón Usera (track 5)
trombone:
Billy Burns (tracks 5, 8)
Pierre Deck (track 16)
Marcel Dumont (track 16)
Maurice Gladieu (track 15)
Dicky Wells (track 6)
vocals:
Jacques Pills (track 15)
Noble Sissle (track 5)

CD 2

clarinet:
Max Blanc (track 4)
Alix Combelle (track 1)
Pierre Delhoumeau (track 3)
Claude Luter (tracks 14, 20)
Rudy Powell (track 6)
Hubert Rostaing (tracks 1, 5)
violin:
Stéphane Grappelli (track 16)
drums (drum set):
Butch Ballard (track 19)
Benny Bennet (drummer and bandleader) (tracks 8–9)
Kenny Clarke (tracks 15, 18)
Kansas Fields (track 6)
Pierre Fouad (track 1)
André Jourdan (tracks 5, 17)
Gaston Léonard (track 4)
Jerry Mengo (track 3)
Armand Molinetti (tracks 2, 10)
Arthur Motta (Jazz Drum player) (track 12)
Buford Oliver (track 7)
Michel Pacout (track 14)
Aurelio de Carolis (track 16)
trumpet:
Aimé Barelli (tracks 5, 17)
Harry Cooper (tracks 2–3)
Pierre Dervaux (French jazz trumpeter) (track 20)
Allan Jeffreys (tracks 8–9)
Jonah Jones (track 6)
Alex Renard (track 4)
soprano saxophone:
Sidney Bechet (track 20)
flute:
Georges Paquay (track 4)
guitar:
Roger Chaput (track 4)
Jean Maille (track 3)
Léo Petit (tracks 5, 17)
Django Reinhardt (tracks 1, 16)
Joseph Reinhardt (track 1)
Jean-Pierre Sasson (track 12)
harmonica:
Danny Kane (track 10)
vibraphone:
Robby Poitevin (track 12)
double bass:
Roland Bianchini (track 20)
Jean Bouchéty (track 10)
Ladislas Czabanyck (track 12)
Daniel Giaccardo (tracks 5, 17)
Georges Hadjo (track 15)
Milt Hinton (track 6)
Wendell Marshall (track 19)
Pierre Michelot (track 18)
Carlo Pecori (track 16)
Louis Pecqueux (track 4)
Lucien Simoens (track 2)
Emmanuel Soudieux (tracks 8–9)
Jean Storne (track 3)
Ted Sturgis (track 7)
alto saxophone:
Max Blanc (track 4)
Hubert Fol (track 9)
Johnny Hodges (track 19)
Paul Jeanjean (track 17)
Robert Mavounzy (tracks 2, 8)
Rudy Powell (track 6)
Hubert Rostaing (tracks 3, 12)
piano:
Christian Azzi (tracks 14, 20)
Jack Diéval (tracks 2–3)
Raymond Fol (track 19)
Pierre Foucault (tracks 5, 17)
Erroll Garner (track 13)
Armand Motta (track 12)
Bernard Peiffer (tracks 10–11)
André Persiany (tracks 8–9, 11)
Sammy Price (jazz/blues/boogie pianist) (track 15)
Dave Rivera (jazz pianist) (track 6)
Gianni Safred (track 16)
Billy Taylor (jazz/bop pianist) (track 7)
Gerry Wiggins (track 18)
Bud Powell (1951-02) (track 21)
baritone saxophone:
Armand Migiani (track 17)
tenor saxophone:
Jean Aldegon (track 17)
Don Byas (track 19)
Cléo Plateaux (track 17)
Ike Quebec (track 6)
Zoot Sims (US jazz saxophonist) (track 18)
Félix Valvert (track 2)
trombone:
Jack Carmen (tracks 8–9)
Tyree Glenn (track 6)
Quentin Jackson (track 19)
valve trombone:
Guy Longnon (track 20)
composer:
Sidney Bechet (track 20)
Don Byas (track 19)
Jerome Kern (track 21)
Charles Trenet (1938) (track 16)
lyricist:
Charles Trenet (1938) (track 16)
arrangements:
recording of:
Ménilmontant (track 16)
The Last Time I Saw Paris (1951-02) (track 21)