Billy May, Glen Gray ‎– Swing Era: Swingtime II

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Time Life Music ‎– R700-02, EMI Music Special Markets ‎– 72434 97064 2 2
Series:
The Swing Era – R700-02
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2 × CD, Album, Stereo, 2-CD set
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1-1 Opus One (Tommy Dorsey Version)
Conductor – Glen GrayWritten-By, Arranged By – Sy Oliver
3:00
1-2 Woodchopper's Ball (Woody Herman Version)
Arranged By – Joe BishopConductor – Glen GrayWritten-By – Joe Bishop, Woody Herman
3:20
1-3 In A Persian Market (Larry Clinton Version)
Arranged By – Larry ClintonConductor – Billy MayWritten-By – Albert W. Ketelbey
3:09
1-4 Don't Be That Way (Benny Goodman Version)
Arranged By – Edgar SampsonConductor – Billy MayWritten-By – Benny Goodman, Edgar Sampson
3:20
1-5 Temptation (Artie Shaw Version)
Arranged By – Lennie HaytonConductor – Billy MayWritten-By – Nacio Herb Brown
3:01
1-6 Moon Glow (Benny Goodman Version)
Conductor – Billy MayWritten-By – Eddie DeLange, Will Hudson
3:24
1-7 Topsy (Count Basie Version)
Arranged By – Eddie DurhamConductor – Glen GrayWritten-By – Eddie Durham, Edgar William Battle*
3:18
1-8 Stardust (Artie Shaw Version)
Arranged By – Artie ShawConductor – Billy MayWritten-By – Hoagy Carmichael
3:40
1-9 Caravan (Duke Ellington Version)
Arranged By – Duke EllingtonConductor – Billy MayWritten-By – Duke Ellington, Juan Tizol
2:35
1-10 Moonlight Cocktail (Glenn Miller Version)
Arranged By – Jerry GrayConductor – Glenn MillerVocals – Bob GrabeauWritten-By – Kim Gannon, Luckey Roberts*
3:08
1-11 Goody Goody (Benny Goodman Version)
Arranged By – Henri WoodeConductor – Billy MayVocals – Helen WardWritten-By – Johnny Mercer, Matty Malneck
2:30
1-12 Song Of India (Tommy Dorsey Version)
Arranged By – Red Bone (2), Tommy DorseyConductor – Billy MayWritten-By – Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
3:03
1-13 Don't Sit Under The Apple Tree (Glenn Miller Version)
Arranged By – Jerry GrayConductor – Billy MayWritten-By – Charles Tobias, Lew Brown, Sam H. Stept
3:10
1-14 Begin The Beguine (Eddie Haywood Version)
Arranged By – Eddie Haywood*Conductor – Glen GrayWritten-By – Cole Porter
3:20
1-15 I Can't Get Started (Bunny Berigan Version)
Arranged By – Joe Lippman*Conductor – Glen GrayWritten-By – Vernon Duke
3:47
2-1 Moonlight Serenade (Glenn Miller Version)
Conductor – Glen GrayWritten-By, Arranged By – Glenn Miller
3:26
2-2 March Of The Toys (Tommy Dorsey Version)
Arranged By – Deane KincaideConductor – Billy MayWritten-By – Victor Herbert
3:12
2-3 King Porter Stomp (Benny Goodman Version)
Arranged By – Fletcher HendersonConductor – Billy MayWritten-By – Jelly Roll Morton
3:06
2-4 Tampico (Stan Kenton Version)
Arranged By – Gene RolandConductor – Billy MayVocals – Eileen WilsonWritten-By – Allan Roberts, Doris Fisher
2:37
2-5 Nightmare (Artie Shaw Version)
Conductor – Glen GrayWritten-By, Arranged By – Artie Shaw
3:01
2-6 Rhythm Is Our Business (Jimmie Lunceford Version)
Arranged By – Ed Wilcox*Conductor – Billy MayWritten-By – Jimmie Lunceford, Sammy Cahn, Saul Chaplin
3:17
2-7 Sentimental Journey (Les Brown Version)
Arranged By – Ben HomerConductor – Billy MayVocals – Eileen WilsonWritten-By – Ben Homer, Bud Green, Les Brown
3:19
2-8 Jumpin' At The Woodside (Count Basie Version)
Conductor – Glen GrayWritten-By – Count Basie
2:49
2-9 I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart (Duke Ellington Version)
Conductor – Billy MayWritten-By, Arranged By – Duke Ellington
3:17
2-10 Redskin Rhumba (Charlie Barnet Version)
Conductor – Glen GrayWritten-By, Arranged By – Charlie Barnet
2:35
2-11 Mission To Moscow (Benny Goodman Version)
Conductor – Glen GrayWritten-By, Arranged By – Mel Powell
2:48
2-12 Carioca (Artie Shaw Version)
Arranged By – Jerry GrayConductor – Billy MayWritten-By – Edward Eliscu, Gus Kahn, Vincent Youmans
3:11
2-13 Pompton Turnpike (Charlie Barnet Version)
Conductor, Arranged By – Billy MayWritten-By – Charlie Barnet
3:12
2-14 Cherokee (Charlie Barnet Version)
Arranged By – Billy MayConductor – Glen GrayWritten-By – Ray Noble
3:22
2-15 Artistry In Rhythm (Stan Kenton Version)
Conductor, Written-By, Arranged By – Stan Kenton
3:42

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Credits

  • DesignWorkHorse Creative
  • Executive Producer – Robert Hull
  • Mastered By [Mastering Engineer]Jeff Zaraya
  • OrchestraBilly May & His Orchestra* (tracks: 1-3 to 1-6, 1-8, 1-9, 1-11 to 1-13, 2-2 to 2-4, 2-6, 2-7, 2-9,2-10, 2-12, 2-13, 2-15), Glen Gray's Casa Loma Orchestra* (tracks: 1-1, 1-2, 1-7, 1-14 to 2-1, 2-5, 2-8, 2-10, 2-11, 2-14)
  • Other [Director, Creative Services] – Suzanne Manlove
  • Other [Director, Licensing] – Bonnie Pritchard
  • Other [Director, New Product Development] – Gene Zacharewicz
  • Other [President] – Steven L. Janus
  • Other [Production Director] – Alison Yaffie
  • Other [Senior Vice President] – Martin Shampaine
  • Other [Special Contributors] – Lynne O'Connor, Tish King
  • Other [Vice President] – Jim Fishel, Lisa Kauffman, Mark Stevens, Ned Haley

Notes

This compilation features "modern" stereophonic re-creations recorded in the 1960s and early '70s of the original arrangements of 1930s and '40s Swing era recordings.

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