Carmen McRae ‎– The Great American Songbook

Atlantic ‎– AMCY-1225~6, Atlantic ‎– AMCY-1225, Atlantic ‎– AMCY-1226
2 × CD, Album, Reissue

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1-1 Introduction
1-2 Satin Doll
Written-By – Billy Strayhorn, Duke Ellington, Johnny Mercer
1-3 At Long Last Love
Written-By – Cole Porter
1-4 If The Moon Turns Green
Written-By – Bernie Hanighan*, Paul Coates (2)
1-5 Day By Day
Written-By – Axel Stordahl, Paul Weston (2), Sammy Cahn
1-6 What Are You Doing The Rest Of Your Life
Written-By – Alan Bergman, Marilyn Bergman, Michel Legrand
1-7 I Only Have Eyes For You
Written-By – Al Dubin, Harry Warren (2)
1-8 Introduction
1-9 Medley: Easy Living / The Days Of Wine And Roses / It's Impossible
Written-By – A.Manzanero*, Henry Mancini, Johnny Mercer, Leo Robin, Ralph Rainger, Sid Wayne
1-10 Sunday
Written-By – Bennie Krueger, Chester Conn, Jule Stein*, Ned Miller (2)
1-11 Musical Outro
1-12 Introduction
1-13 A Song For You
Written-By – Leon Russell
1-14 I Cried For You
Written-By – Abe Lyman, Arthur Freed, Gus Arnheim
1-15 Musical Outro
1-16 Introduction
1-17 Behind The Face
Written-By – Jimmy Rowles
1-18 Introduction
1-19 The Ballad Of Thelonious Monk
Written-By – Jimmy Rowles
1-20 There's No Such Thing As Love
Written-By – Anthony Newley, Ian Fraser
2-1 Band Warm Up
2-2 Introduction Of Carmen McRae
2-3 East Of The Sun
Written-By – Brooks Bowman
2-4 Glad To Be Unhappy
Written-By – Lorenz Hart / Richard Rodgers*
2-5 I Get A Kick Out Of You
Written-By – Cole Porter
2-6 But Not For Me
Written-By – Ira Gershwin / George Gershwin*
2-7 Introduction
2-8 Close To You
Written-By – Burt Bacharach / Hal David*
2-9 Three Little Words
Written-By – Bert Kalmar, Harry Ruby
2-10 My One And Only Love
Written-By – Guy Wood, Robert Mellin
2-11 I'll Remember April
Written-By – Don Raye, Gene De Paul*, Pat Johnston*
2-12 Introduction
2-13 Mr. Ugly
Written-By – Norman Mapp
2-14 It's Like Reaching For The Moon
Written-By – Al Lewis, Al Sherman (2), Gerald Marqusee
2-15 I Thought About You
Written-By – Jimmy Van Heusen, Johnny Mercer
2-16 Body And Soul
Written-By – Ed Heyman*, Frank Eyton, Johnny Green, Robert Sauer*
2-17 September In The Rain
Written-By – Al Dubin, Harry Warren (2)
2-18 Musical Outro

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Recorded live at Donte's, Los Angeles, California.

Tracks: 2-1 to 2-6, 2-10 to 2-11, 2-16 to 2-18 are bonus tracks.

Made in Japan.

Comes in a Double Slim Jewel Case Box.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 4 988029 122544
  • Barcode (String): 4988029122544
  • Matrix / Runout (CD1): AMCY-1225 2MS1 C 2Z
  • Matrix / Runout (CD2): AMCY-1226 1MS1 C 31
  • Rights Society: JASRAC
  • Other (Price): ¥3,570

Other Versions (5 of 11) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
SD 2-904 Carmen McRae The Great American Songbook(2xLP, Album) Atlantic SD 2-904 US 1972 Sell This Version
WPCR-25176/7, WPCR-25176, WPCR-25177 Carmen McRae The Great American Songbook(2xCD, Album, Ltd, RE, RM, Min) Atlantic, Atlantic, Atlantic WPCR-25176/7, WPCR-25176, WPCR-25177 Japan 2007 Sell This Version
TP-2-904 Carmen McRae The Great American Songbook(8-Trk, Album) Atlantic TP-2-904 US 1972 Sell This Version
2 904-2 Carmen McRae The Great American Songbook(CD, RE) Atlantic Jazz 2 904-2 US Unknown Sell This Version
AMCY-1056~7, AMCY-1056, AMCY-1057 Carmen McRae The Great American Songbook(2xCD, Album, RE) Atlantic, Atlantic, Atlantic AMCY-1056~7, AMCY-1056, AMCY-1057 Japan 1991 Sell This Version