Don Byas ‎– "Memorial"

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Vogue ‎– DP 15
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A1 Lover Come Back To Me
Written-By – Hammerstein II - Romberg*
3:28
A2 Remember My Forgotten Man
Written-By – Kern*
3:13
A3 Fine And Dandy
Written-By – Swift*, Jones*
2:34
A4 G.D.B.
Written-By – Alleray
3:52
A5 Them There Eyes
Written-By – Pinkard*
3:09
A6 Lover Man
Written-By – Ramirez*
3:55
B1 I'm In The Mood For Love
Written-By – McHugh - Fields*
3:12
B2 I Can't Help Lovin' That Man
Written-By [Uncredited] – Hammerstein-Kern
3:20
B3 Sweet Lorraine
Written-By – Burwell*, Parrish*
3:32
B4 Tenderly
Written-By – Lawrence*, Gross*
3:33
B5 Lover
Written-By – Rodgers - Hart*
3:09
B6 April In Paris
Arranged By – Davis*Written-By [Uncredited] – Harburg*, Duke*
2:45
C1 Lazy River
Written-By – Carmichael*, Arodin*
3:22
C2 If I Had You
Written-By – Campbell*, Connelly*, Shapiro*
3:33
C3 My Blue Heaven
Written-By – Whiting*
3:13
C4 Blues For Don Carlos
Written-By – Don Byas
3:48
C5 Time On My Hands
Written-By – Rodgers*
2:26
C6 Linger A While
Written-By – Owens*, Rose*
D1 I Can't Give You Anything But Love
Written-By – McHugh - Fields*
2:47
D2 Moon Glow
Written-By – Delange*, Mills*, Hudson*
3:51
D3 I Can't Get Started
Written-By – Gershwin*, Duke*
3:23
D4 On The Sunny Side Of The Street
Written-By – McHugh - Fields*
3:04
D5 Lullaby of The Leaves
Written-By – Petkere*, Young*
4:08
D6 Just One Of Those Thiings
Written-By – C. Porter*
2:41

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Recorded in France:
. November 1951 (track B4)
. July 18, 1952 (tracks A5, B1, B2, B5, C1, C3, C6, D4)
. November 24, 1953 (tracks A2, A6, C2, D1)
. December 2, 1953 (tracks D2, D5)
. December 8, 1953 (tracks A4, B3, B4, B6, C5)
. May 10, 1955 (tracks A1, D3)
. May 11, 1955 (track D6)
. May 12, 1955 (track B3)

℗ 1972.
Gatefold sleeve.
Uncredited liner notes in French and English, with a mention of the Byas recent passing (Sept. 19, 1972).
Wonderful photography taken at the Blue Note in Paris, after the Dizzy Gillespie concert at Salle Pleyel on February 19, 1953. From left to right, Charles Delaunay, Dizzy Gillespie, Nicole Barclay, Don Byas, Gérard Pochonnet, Sarah Vaughan, Hubert Fol, and rear view, Lorraine Gillespie and D. Forest.

Track A4 "G.D.B." is credited to a mysterious 'Alleray'.
Track B2 "I Can't Help Lovin' That Man" is credited to Gershwin on release but it's the Jerome Kern - Oscar Hammerstein II standard
Track B6 "April in Paris" is credited on release to Davis, probably for arrangement by Wild Bill Davis but it's the popular song composed by Vernon Duke with lyrics by E. Y. Harburg.

Release year 1973 according to legal deposit at Bibliothèque Nationale de France, as stated on BNF site.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side A): DP 15A1
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side B): DP 15A2 M.P.P.V.
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side C): DP 15B1 M.P.P.V.
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side D): DP 15B2
  • Matrix / Runout (Label Side A): DP. 15 A 1
  • Matrix / Runout (Label Side B): DP. 15 A 2
  • Matrix / Runout (Label Side C): DP. 15 B 1
  • Matrix / Runout (Label Side D): DP. 15 B 2
  • Price Code (France): Ⓑ
  • Rights Society: SACEM SACD SDRM SGDL
  • Other (Cat. # Disc 1 = Side A & B): DP. 15 A
  • Other (Cat. # Disc 2 = Side C & D): DP. 15 B

Other Versions (2 of 2) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
S 26.002 Don Byas Memorial(2xLP, Comp) Vogue, Hispavox S 26.002 Spain 1978 Sell This Version
DPU 80 Don Byas "Memorial"(2xLP, Comp, Gat) Cetra DPU 80 Italy 1977 Sell This Version

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