That devilin' tune : a jazz history. Volume 4 of 4, 1945-1951

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  • Format Sound Recordings
  • Contributors
  • Publication Don Mills, Ontario, Canada : West Hill Radio Archives, [2006] ℗2006
  • Physical Details
    • 9 audio discs : digital ; 4 3/4 in
  • OCLC ocm82141904
  • Credits
    • Various performers

Notes

  • Survey of popular music, primarily jazz, compiled by Allan Lowe.
  • Compact discs.
  • Durations on insert.
  • Includes program notes on insert.
  • Sung in English, with scatting and other selections in Spanish and an unidentified language.

Contents

  • CD 1. Blue skies (Frank Sinatra ; L. Armstrong) ; Big Chief Pawnee (Rex Stewart ; S. Scott ; E. Bostic) ; Good for nothin' Joe (Kay Starr) ; We'll be together again (Doris Day ; L. Brown) ; Sometimes I'm happy (Joe [i.e. Jo] Stafford) ; Don't blame me (Mel Powell) ; I wonder (Louis Armstrong) ; Did you ever love a woman (Gatemouth Moore) ; Cannonball rag (Merle Travis) ; I'm confessin' (Lil Armstrong ; Jonah Jones ; J.C. Higginbotham) ; Swingin' on Central (Nat Cole ; C. Shavers ; H. Haymer) ; Get happy (Harry Sweets Edison ; Les Paul) ; Tall, dark, and handsome (Ivy Anderson) ; Dizzy atmosphere (D. Gillespie ; C. Parker ; A. Haig) ; Rifftide (Coleman Hawkins ; H. McGhee) ; Air mail special (Billy Eckstein Orchestra) ; Don't blame me (Bill Eckstein ; S. Vaughn [i.e. Vaughan]) ; Revolutionary blues. (Part 1) (Mezz Mezzrow) ; Minor riff (Fletcher Henderson) ; Barefoot boy with cheek (Boyd Raeburn ; D. Gillespie) ; Ebony concerto. (Excerpt) (Woody Herman) ; Mean to me (Bill Harris) ; Waiting for the train to come home (Peggy Lee) --
  • CD 2. 1919 rag (Kid Ory) ; Somebody loves me (Lester Young ; N. Cole ; B. Rich) ; Hollywood hi hat / arr. B. Finegan (Tommy Dorsey) ; 52nd Street theme (Dizzy Gillespie) ; Dodo's bounce (Dodo Marmarosa ; Lucky Thompson) ; Who put the Benzedrine-- (Harry Gibson) ; Pete's lonesome blues (Pete Johnson) ; 'Tain't nobody's business if I do (George Lewis ; Original Zenith Brass Band) ; Bebop in pastel (Bebop Boys) ; Ecuador / arr. G. Roland (Stan Kenton) ; Lady McGowran's dream (Woody Herman ; R. Burns) ; China boy (Frankie Trumbauer) ; Something to remember you by (Benny Carter ; S. White) ; Up a lazy river (Benny Goodman) ; This subdues my passion (Charles Mingus) ; Junkman rag (Lucky Roberts) ; When I'm in my tea (Jo Jo Adams) ; Lover man (Mel Powell Orchestra) ; Naked city (Raymond Scott) ; Sweet Lorraine (Metronome All Stars ; Frank Sinatra) ; Gambler's dream (Hociel Thomas ; Mutt Carey) ; Over the rainbow / arr. G. Handy (Boyd Raeburn) ; Thermodynamics (Howard McGhee) --
  • CD 3. I found a new baby (Don Byas) ; Serge's urge (Serge Chaloff ; Rodney ; Swope ; DiNovi) ; Ballin' the jack (Art Hodes ; Jazz Record 6) ; Baila la conga (Lecuona Cuban Boys) ; Improvisation for the march of time (Wild Bill Davison) ; Save it pretty mama (Frank Signorelli) ; Jazz me blues (Pete Dailey) ; Cyclops (Ray McKinley) ; Yesterdays (Lenny Tristano) ; And that's for sure (Allan Eager ; D. Jordan) ; Blue brew (Brew Moore) ; On the sunny side of the street (Charlie Parker ; D. Gillespie ; L. Tristano ; J. LaPorta ; B. Bauer) ; Half step down (Coleman Hawkins ; F. Navarro) ; So easy (Dexter Gordon ; Leo Parker) ; New York City blues (Duke Ellington) ; Mingus fingers (Lionel Hampton ; C. Mingus) ; I'm confessin' (Louis Armstrong) ; Sweet Lorraine (Red Allen) ; Thermopolae / arr. Graettenger [i.e. Graettinger] (Stan Kenton) ; It's only a paper moon (Ethel Waters ; Reginald Beane) ; How come you do me (Miff Mole ; B. Dodds) ; My little brown book (Al Hibbler) --
  • CD 4. Alexander's ragtime band (Bing Crosby ; Al Jolson) ; Laura (Sidney Bechet) ; Ritmo afro cubano (Chano Pozo) ; Blue turning grey over you (Spanier ; J.P. Johnson ; Bechet ; Nicholas) ; Exactly like you (Johnny Guarnieri) ; Cherokee (Art Tatum) ; Lady be good (Ella Fitzgerald) ; Don't blame me (Lenny Tristano) ; Slow drivin'. (Parts 1-2) (Mutt Carey) ; Time (Mary Ann McCall) ; Shorty's got to go (Bill Johnson and His Musical Notes) ; Quejas de bandoneon (Astor Piazzolla) ; Who's to blame (T. Texas Tyler) ; Locked out (Hank Penny) ; Pomus blues (Doc Pomus) ; Aintcha got music (James P. Johnson) ; Nightmare Allen (Allen Eager ; Mettome ; Wallington) ; Jockey blues (Joe Turner ; P. Johnson) ; Garbage can blues (Kay Starr) ; I thought about you (Nellie Lutcher) ; What is this thing called love / arr. Finckl (Buddy Rich Orchestra) ; Lonely moments / arr. L. Williams (Benny Goodman) ; Out of nowhere (Charlie Parker) ; Bop Alley (Art Blakey's Jazz Messengers) --
  • CD 5. Fine and dandy (Serge Chaloff ; Haig ; Rodney ; T. Kahn) ; Tone painting. (Parts 1-2) (Dodo Marmarosa) ; Somebody loves me (Bud Powell) ; Off minor (Thelonious Monk) ; Leapin Leo (Leo Parker ; H. McGhee ; G. Ammon) ; Just one of those things (Django Reinhardt) ; L'Ana (Chubby Jackson ; T. Aless ; E. Carls) ; Koko (Charlie Parker ; Dizzy Gillespie) ; Relaxin' at Camrillo [i.e. Camarillo] / arr. George Russell (Dizzy Gillespie Big Band) ; Monk's mood (Thelonious Monk) ; Polka dots and moonbeams (Claude Thornhill ; G. Evans) ; Tuxedo junction (Harry James) ; I hear a rhapsody (Dave Brubeck Octet) ; Out of the blue (Hadda Brooks) ; Seventh Avenue Express (Count Basie) ; Little Orgg (Tony Fruscella ; Chick Maures ; Bill Triglia) ; What is thing called love (Anita O'Day) ; Half Nelson (Miles Davis ; Konitz ; Lewis ; Roach) ; Sil vous plais / arr. J. Lewis (Miles Davis Nonet) ; Our delight (Tadd Dameron ; Navarro ; Eager ; Williams) ; The Fuller bop man (James Moody's Modernists) --
  • CD 6. Boperation (Fats Navarro ; E. Henry) ; Wrong road blues (Tommy Duncan and his Western All Stars) ; Cottontop (Stan Hasselgard ; B. Carroll) ; Just you just me (Lester Young) ; My old flame (Charlie Parker) ; Robbin's nest (Sir Charles Thompson) ; Wanderer's swing (Rip Ramsey and His Texas Wanderers) ; Relaxin' (Sonny Stitt) ; Cuba (Charlie Barnet ; G. Fuller) ; Keeps on raining (Billie Holiday) ; Professor Bop (Babs Gonzalez) ; Overtime (Metronome All Stars ; Rugolo) ; Bee Jay (J.J. Johnson ; S. Rollins) ; Lestorian mode / Johnny Carisi ; Waterworks (Gerry Mulligan) ; Southside swing (Wardell Gray) ; Focus (Tadd Dameron Big Ten) ; Out of nowhere (Jimmy Dorsey) ; A bird in Igor's yard / G. Russell (Buddy DeFranco) ; T & S (Stan Getz ; Walling ; Swope ; Gibbs ; Rogers) ; Stan gets along (Stan Getz ; Rainey ; Cohn) ; Bird of paradise (Charlie Parker ; Haig ; Rodney) ; Tempus fugit (Bud Powell) --
  • CD 7. Grandpa's spells (Omer Simeon ; Knocky Parker) ; Gassin' the wig (Roy Porter Big Band ; Dolphy) ; Perdido (Art Pepper ; Hampton Hawes) ; Babylon (Charlie Mariano ; Truitt) ; The scene changes (Gil Fuller) ; I'm confessin' (Errol Garner) ; Tautology (Lee Konitz ; Tristano) ; Marshmallow (Lee Konitz ; Warne Marsh) ; When your lover has gone (Julia Lee) ; Cindy Lou (Walter Brown ; J. Jackson ; Ashby) ; Spider's Webb (Don Lanphere ; D. Jordan) ; Out of nowhere (James Moody ; Arne Domnerus) ; Clarinet marmalade (Big Eye Louis Nelson Delisle) ; All God's chillun got rhythm (Bud Powell ; Sonny Stitt) ; Body and soul (Lester Young) ; Southern hospitality (Moon Mullican) ; Salt your pillow down (Dickie Jones ; Benny Leaders) ; Nice work if you can get it (Sarah Vaughn [i.e. Vaughan] ; M. Davis) ; Come rain or come shine / arr. Rigolo [i.e. Rugolo] (June Christy ; Kenton) ; You may not love me (Teddi King) ; Flying the coop / arr. T. Kahn (Chubby Jackson Orchestra ; Mulligan ; Aless) ; Red hills and green barns. (Excerpt) (Nat Pierce Orchestra ; Ralph Burns) ; Solitaire (Stan Kenton ; Russo) --
  • CD 8. Apple blossoms (Joe Venuti) ; Singin' in the rain (Dave Brubeck) ; Liza (Al Haig) ; Dancing on the ceiling (Barbara Carroll) ; The new piano roll blues (Duke Ellington ; M. Roach) ; Song of the wanderer (Al Hibbler) ; Ornithology (Charlie Parker ; Navarro ; B. Powell) ; Lover come back to me. (Excerpt) (Tony Scott) ; Love lies (Jack Teagarden) ; Short wave / arr. S. Rogers (Maynard Ferguson) ; Zulu's parade (Johnny Wigg's and His New Orleans Band) ; I hadn't anyone 'til you (Earl Hines Trio) ; Early spring / Ralph Burns (Miles Davis & Metronome All Stars ; Chaloff ; Shearing ; Gibbs ; LaPorta) ; Dusky and sandy (Bud Powell) ; Black and blue (Dickey Wells) ; Signal (Stan Getz ; Haig ; Rainey ; T. Kahn) ; Seventh and Union (Hank Garland) ; Panama (Kid Thomas and his Algerian Stompers) ; You tell me your dream (Eureka Brass Band) --
  • CD 9. Doggin' blues (Johnny Otis ; Linda Hopkins) ; Will you still be mine (Ahmad Jamal) ; All the things you are (Hampton Hawes) ; It could happen to you (Bud Powell) ; The happening (Paul Gonsalvez) ; Denial (Miles Davis ; J. McLean ; S. Rollins) ; Aviary (Charlie Mariano ; D. Twardzik) ; Godchild (Red Norvo ; Mingus ; Farlow) ; Mark (Red Rodney ; J. Ford) ; With a song (Sonny Rollins) ; Ezz-thetic (Miles Davis ; Lee Konitz) ; I'm a fool to want you (Dinah Washington) ; Weary blues (George Lewis) ; Birk's works (Dizzy Gillespie ; J. Coltrane) ; Polka dot (George Wallington) ; Fireworks (Roy Eldridge ; Claude Bolling) ; Stardust (Ben Webster ; Johnny Otis)
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