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Jazz the definitive performances.
Columbia Records, Inc.
Publication Information:
New York, NY : Sony, [1999]

Physical Description:
2 audio discs : digital, stereophonic ; 4 3/4 in.
General Note:
Compact disc.

Sony: J2K 65807 (JK 65808--JK 65809).

Selections previously released on analog discs by Columbia Records and OKeh Records.

Program notes by Dan Morgenstern (61 p. : ill.) inserted.
disc 1. (Back home again in) Indiana (Original Dixieland Jazz Band) - St. Louis blues (Bessie Smith) ; Dippermouth blues (King Oliver's Creole Jazz Band) ; The stampede (Fletcher Henderson & his orchestra) ; Wild cat blues (Clarence Williams Blue Five ; Sidney Bechet) ; Singin' the blues (Frankie Trumbauer & his orchestra ; Bix Beiderbecke) ; West End blues (Louis Armstrong & his Hot Five ; Earl Hines) ; Tiger rag (Art Tatum) ; God bless the child (Billie Holiday) ; Lester leaps in (Count Basie's Kansas City Seven ; Lester Young) ; Flying home (Benny Goodman Sextet; Charlie Christian ; Lionel Hampton) ; I can't get started (Dizzy Gillespie) ; It don't mean a thing if it ain't got that swing (Duke Ellington & his orchestra) ; 9:20 Special (Count Basie & his orchestra ; Coleman Hawkins) ; Let me off uptown (Gene Krupa & his orchestra ; Roy Eldridge ; Anita O'Day) ; T'aint what'cha do, it's the way how'cha do it (Jimmie Lunceford & his orchestra) ; Four brothers (Woody Herman & his orchestra ; Stan Getz) ; Nica's dream (Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers ; Horace Silver ; So what (Miles Davis Sextet ; Cannonball Adderley ; John Coltrane ; Bill Evans) ; Goodbye pork pie hat (Charles Mingus Jazz Workshop) --

disc 2. Take five (Dave Brubeck Quartet) ; It's all right with me (Erroll Garner) ; Straight, no chaser (Thelonious Monk Quartet) ; Searching (pleading for love) (Duke Ellington) ; Sanctuary (Miles Davis) ; Meeting of the spirits (Mahavishnu Orchestra ; John McLaughlin) ; Watermelon man (Herbie Hancock) ; Birdland (Weather Report) ; The artist in America (Ornette Coleman ; London Symphony Orchestra) ; Round midnight (Dexter Gordon) ; Steppin' out with my baby (Tony Bennett) ; A thousand autumns (Branford Marsalis Trio) ; Freedom is in the trying (Wynton Marsalis)
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Format :
Music CD