Count Basie ‎– The Complete Decca Recordings

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Jazz Heritage ‎– 533501Y
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1-1 Honeysuckle Rose
Arranged By – Fletcher HendersonComposed By – Andy Razaf, Fats Waller
2:58
1-2 Pennies From Heaven
Arranged By – Don RedmanComposed By – Arthur Johnston, Johnny Burke
3:00
1-3 Swinging At The Daisy Chain
Composed By – Count Basie
2:48
1-4 Roseland Shuffle
Arranged By – Fletcher HendersonComposed By – Count Basie
2:32
1-5 Exactly Like You
Arranged By – Don RedmanComposed By – Jimmy McHugh & Dorothy Fields
2:41
1-6 Boo Hoo
Arranged By – Fletcher HendersonComposed By – Carmen Lombardo, Edward Heyman, John Jacob Loeb
2:25
1-7 The Glory Of Love
Arranged By – Fletcher HendersonComposed By – Billy Hill
2:29
1-8 Boogie Woogie (I May Be Wrong)
Composed By – Count Basie, Jimmy Rushing
2:49
1-9 Smarty (You Know It All)
Arranged By – Skip MartinComposed By – Burton Lane, Ralph Freed
2:40
1-10 One O'Clock Jump
Arranged By – Buster Smith, Eddie DurhamComposed By – Count Basie
3:00
1-11 Listen My Children And You Shall Hear
Arranged By – Don RedmanComposed By – Burton Lane, Ralph Freed
3:05
1-12 John's Idea
Arranged By – Eddie DurhamComposed By – Count Basie
2:53
1-13 Good Morning Blues - 1st Take
Arranged By – Eddie DurhamComposed By – Count Basie, Eddie Durham, Jimmy Rushing
3:12
1-14 Good Morning Blues - 2nd Take
Arranged By – Eddie DurhamComposed By – Count Basie, Eddie Durham, Jimmy Rushing
3:03
1-15 Our Love Was Meant To Be
Arranged By – Skip MartinComposed By – Alexander Hill, Joseph M. Davis*, Thomas Waller
2:45
1-16 Time Out
Composed By, Arranged By – Eddie Durham
3:01
1-17 Topsy
Composed By, Arranged By – Eddie Durham
3:12
1-18 I Keep Remembering
Arranged By – Eddie DurhamComposed By – Charles Newman (2), Isham Jones
2:45
1-19 Out The Window
Composed By – Count BasieComposed By, Arranged By – Eddie Durham
3:08
1-20 Don't You Miss Your Baby
Composed By – Count Basie, Jimmy RushingComposed By, Arranged By – Eddie Durham
3:08
1-21 Let Me Dream
Arranged By – Eddie DurhamComposed By – Henry Jerome
3:09
2-1 Georgianna
Arranged By – Eddie DurhamComposed By – Frank Carle*, Red McKenzie
2:33
2-2 Blues In The Dark
Arranged By – Buck ClaytonComposed By – Count Basie
3:04
2-3 Sent For You Yesterday
Composed By – Eddie Durham, Jimmy Rushing
2:57
2-4 Every Tub
Composed By – Count BasieComposed By, Arranged By – Eddie Durham
3:14
2-5 Now Will You Be Good?
Arranged By – Eddie DurhamComposed By – Arthur Terker, Harry Jentes, Harry Pease
2:46
2-6 Swingin' The Blues
Composed By – Count BasieComposed By, Arranged By – Eddie Durham
2:45
2-7 Mama Don't Want No Peas 'N' Rice 'N' Coconut Oil
Arranged By – Don KirkpatrickComposed By – L. Charles*, Wolfe Gilbert
2:51
2-8 Blue And Sentimental
Composed By – Count Basie, Jerry Livingston, Mack David
3:10
2-9 Doggin' Around
Composed By – Edgar Battle, Herschel Evans
3:02
2-10 Stop Beatin' Round The Mulberry Bush - 1st Take
Arranged By – Don RedmanComposed By – Bickley Reichner, Clay Boland
3:01
2-11 Stop Beatin' Round The Mulberry Bush - 2nd Take
Arranged By – Don RedmanComposed By – Bickley Reichner, Clay Boland
3:04
2-12 London Bridge Is Falling Down
Arranged By – Don RedmanComposed By – Abel Baer, Ira Schuster, Tot Seymour
2:55
2-13 Texas Shuffle
Composed By, Arranged By – Herschel Evans
3:07
2-14 Jumpin' At The Woodside
Composed By – Count Basie
3:08
2-15 How Long Blues
Composed By – Leroy Carr
2:55
2-16 The Dirty Dozen
Composed By – Rufus Perryman
3:01
2-17 Hey Lawdy Mama
Composed By – Cleve Reed
2:44
2-18 The Fives
Composed By – George Thomas*, Hersal Thomas
2:45
2-19 Boogie Woogie
Composed By – Clarence Smith*
3:01
2-20 Dark Rapture
Composed By – Benny Goodman, Edgar Sampson, Manny Kurtz
2:38
2-21 Shorty George
Arranged By – Andy GibsonComposed By – Count Basie
2:44
2-22 The Blues I Like To Hear
Composed By – Jimmy RushingComposed By, Arranged By – Buster Smith
3:07
2-23 Do You Wanna Jump, Children?
Arranged By – Andy GibsonComposed By – Jimmy Van Heusen, Victor Selsman, Willie Bryant
2:39
2-24 Panassie Stomp
Composed By – Count Basie
2:47
3-1 My Heart Belongs To Daddy
Arranged By – Jimmy MundyComposed By – Cole Porter
2:54
3-2 Sing For Your Supper
Composed By – Rodgers & Hart
2:42
3-3 Oh! Red
Composed By – Joe McCoy
2:53
3-4 Fare Thee Honey, Fare Thee Well - 1st Take
Composed By – J. Mayo Williams, John Akers
3:04
3-5 Fare Thee Honey, Fare Thee Well - 2nd Take
Composed By – J. Mayo Williams, John Akers
3:02
3-6 Dupree Blues
Composed By – George White, Woody Herman
3:04
3-7 When The Sun Goes Down - 1st Take
Composed By – Leroy Carr
2:45
3-8 When The Sun Goes Down - 2nd Take
Composed By – Leroy Carr
2:54
3-9 Red Wagon
Composed By – Richard M. Jones
2:52
3-10 You Can Depend On Me
Composed By – Charles Carpenter, Earl Hines, Louis Dunlap
3:07
3-11 Cherokee, Part 1
Arranged By – Jimmy MundyComposed By – Ray Noble
3:10
3-12 Cherokee, Part 2
Arranged By – Jimmy MundyComposed By – Ray Noble
3:03
3-13 Blame It On My Last Affair - 1st Take
Composed By – Henry Nemo, Irving Mills
2:43
3-14 Blame It On My Last Affair - 2nd Take
Composed By – Henry Nemo, Irving Mills
2:42
3-15 Jive At Five
Composed By, Arranged By – Harry Edison
2:49
3-16 Thursday
Arranged By – Buck ClaytonComposed By – Dorothy Sachs, Irvin Graham, Louis Haber
3:04
3-17 Evil Blues
Composed By – Count Basie, Harry Edison, Jimmy Rushing
3:13
3-18 Oh, Lady Be Good
Composed By – George & Ira Gershwin
3:10

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Notes

Each individual CD represents one year's recording activity: Disc 1 contains the 1937 sessions; Disc 2 - 1938; Disc 3 - 1939.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 717794350128

Other Versions (5 of 6) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
510.167 to 510.170 Count Basie Orchestra "Early Count"(4xLP, Comp, RP, Box) MCA Records 510.167 to 510.170 France Unknown Sell This Version
510.167 to 510.170 Count Basie "Early Count" - Complete Recorded Works (1937-1939)(4xLP, Comp, Box) MCA Records 510.167 to 510.170 France 1976 Sell This Version
0600753428368 Count Basie The Original American Decca Recordings(3xCD, Comp, RE) Verve Records 0600753428368 Italy 2013 Sell This Version
GRP-3-6112 Count Basie The Original American Decca Recordings(3xCD, Comp) GRP, MCA Records GRP-3-6112 Europe 1992 Sell This Version
DRCD11173 Count Basie Complete Original American Decca Recordings(3xCD, Comp) Definitive Records (2) DRCD11173 Spain 2000 Sell This Version

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