Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Hard Times
David "Fathead" Newman 4:42
2 Compared to What
Les McCann & Eddie Harris 8:43
3 Whispering Grass
Hank Crawford 2:47
4 The Golden Striker
The Modern Jazz Quartet 3:40
5 The Inflated Tear
Rahsaan Roland Kirk 4:56
6 Comin' Home Baby
Herbie Mann 8:38
7 Ramblin'
Ornette Coleman 6:37
8 Your Mind Is on Vacation
Mose Allison 2:38
9 My Favorite Things
John Coltrane 4 13:44
10 Sweet Sixteen Bars
Ray Charles 4:07
11 Nubian Lady
Yusef Lateef 6:39
12 Wednesday Night Prayer Meeting
Charles Mingus 5:39

Credits

CD 1

recorded in:
New York, New York, United States (1959-10-09) (track 7)
drums (drum set):
Billy Higgins (US jazz drummer) (1959-10-09) (track 7)
Elvin Jones (Jazz drummer) (1960-10-21) (track 9)
trumpet:
Don Cherry (Jazz trumpeter) (1959-10-09) (track 7)
woodwind:
Roland Kirk (1967-11-27) (track 5)
membranophone:
Osie Johnson (track 8)
Jimmy Hopps (1967-11-27) (track 5)
soprano saxophone:
John Coltrane (1960-10-21) (track 9)
bass:
Addison Farmer (track 8)
Steve Novosel (1967-11-27) (track 5)
double bass:
Charlie Haden (1959-10-09) (track 7)
Steve Davis (post-bop contrabassist who played with Coltrane) (1960-10-21) (track 9)
alto saxophone:
Ornette Coleman (1959-10-09) (track 7)
piano:
Mose Allison (track 8)
McCoy Tyner (1960-10-21) (track 9)
Ron Burton (1967-11-27) (track 5)
composer:
Mose Allison (track 8)
Kenneth Barron (track 11)
Ray Charles (soul musician, singer and songwriter) (track 10)
Ornette Coleman (track 7)
John Lewis (pianist, member of Modern Jazz Quartet) (track 4)
Charles Mingus (track 12)
Paul F. Mitchell (composer, smooth jazz/soul) (track 1)
Richard Rodgers (track 9)
Ben Tucker (track 6)
Gene McDaniels (track 2)
lyricist:
Mose Allison (track 8)
Gene McDaniels (track 2)
producer:
Joel Dorn (track 5)
recording engineer:
Tom Dowd (track 9)
Phil Iehle (track 9)
vocals:
Mose Allison (track 8)
writer:
Doris Fisher (track 3)
Fred Fisher (track 3)
phonographic copyright by:
WEA International Inc. (not for release label use! copyrights holder, distributor for the world outside of the US) (2004) (track 9)
publisher:
recorded at:
Atlantic Studios (1841 Broadway, New York, 1957–1991) in Midtown Manhattan, New York, New York, United States (1960-10-21) (track 9)
Webster Hall in New York, New York, United States (1967-11-27) (track 5)
part of:
arrangements:
Compared to What (OFF! version) (track 2)
cover recording of:
Comin’ Home Baby (original instrumental) (track 6)
has revision:
Comin’ Home Baby (later version with lyrics) (track 6)
instrumental cover recording of:
My Favorite Things (The Sound of Music) (1960-10-21) (track 9)
is the basis for:
떠돌이별 (track 9)
later translated versions:
later versions:
Favorite Things (track 9)
live cover recording of:
Compared to What (track 2)
part of:
The Sound of Music (Rodgers & Hammerstein musical) (track 9)
recording of:
Hard Times (track 1)
Nubian Lady (track 11)
Sweet Sixteen Bars (track 10)
The Golden Striker (track 4)
Whispering Grass (track 3)
Ramblin' (1959-10-09) (track 7)
The Inflated Tear (1967-11-27) (track 5)
referred to in medleys:
Popurijs Mūzikas skaņas (selections from The Sound of Music) (track 9)