George Gershwin ‎– A Century Of Glory

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Frémeaux & Associés ‎– FA 152
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2 × CD, Compilation
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1-1 Al Jolson Swanee
Vocals – Al Jolson
1:53
1-2 Paul Whiteman And His Orchestra I'll Build A Stairway To Paradise
Banjo – Mike Pinguitore*Clarinet, Flute, Saxophone – Ross GormanClarinet, Saxophone – Don Clark (5), Hale ByersDrums – Harold McDonaldPiano, Arranged By – Ferdie Grofé*Trombone – Sammy Lewis*Trumpet – Henry Busse, Tommy GottTuba – Sammy HeissViolin – George TjordyViolin, Leader – Paul Whiteman
3:14
1-3 Ladd's Black Aces Yankee Doddle Blues
Clarinet – Jimmy LytellCornet – Phil NapoleonDrums – Jack RothPiano – Frank SignorelliTrombone – Charles Panelli
2:51
1-4 Waring's Pennsylvanians* Nashville Nightingale
Arranged By – Fred WaringBanjo – Fred BuckClarinet, Saxophone – Elton Cockerill, Fred Campbell (2)Drums – Poley McClintockPiano – Tom WaringSaxophone [Alto] – Si SharpTrombone – Jim GillilandTrumpet – George Culley, Nelson KellerTuba – Jimmy Mullen*Violin – Bill Townsend
3:17
1-5 Paul Whiteman And His Concert Orchestra* Rhapsody In Blue
Banjo – Mike Pinguitore*Clarinet, Saxophone – Don Clark (5), Hale Byers, Ross GormanDrums – Harold McDonaldPiano – George GershwinTrombone – Sammy Lewis*Trumpet – Henry Busse, Tommy GottTuba – Sammy HeissViolin – George TjordyViolin, Leader – Paul Whiteman
9:00
1-6 Adele* & Fred Astaire Lady Be Good
Piano – George GershwinVocals – Adele Astaire, Fred Astaire
5:12
1-7 George Gershwin Tip-Toes
Piano – George Gershwin
5:14
1-8 Josephine Baker That Certain Feeling
Banjo – Jean PetitDrums, Leader – Olivier (10)Piano – Angelo RinaldiSaxophone [Alto], Clarinet – Roger JeanjeanSaxophone [Tenor] – Georges ChauvetTrombone – Victor JustTrumpet – Henri SalièsVocals – Josephine Baker
2:56
1-9 George Gershwin Someone To Watch Over Me / Clap Yo' Hands
Piano – George Gershwin
5:51
1-10 Sophie Tucker The Man I Love
Clarinet, Saxophone [Alto] – Jimmy DorseyDrums – Stan King, Vic BertonGuitar – Dick McDonnough*Piano, Leader – Ted ShapiroTrombone – Tommy DorseyTrumpet – Leo McConvilleViolin – Joe VenutiVocals – Sophie Tucker
2:53
1-11 Maurice Chevalier 'S Wonderful
Vocals – Maurice Chevalier
2:12
1-12 Fred Astaire My One And Only
Piano – George GershwinVocals – Fred Astaire
3:00
1-13 Lee Wiley With Joe Bushkin's Orchestra How Long Has This Been Going On?
Arranged By – Brad GowansBass – Artie ShapiroClarinet – Pee Wee RussellDrums – George WettlingGuitar – Eddie CondonPiano, Celesta – Joe BushkinSaxophone [Tenor] – Bud FreemanTrumpet – Max KaminskyVocals – Lee Wiley
3:22
1-14 Fletcher Henderson And His Orchestra Somebody Loves Me
Arranged By – Benny CarterBanjo, Guitar – Clarence HolidayBass – John KirbyClarinet, Arranged By, Saxophone [Tenor] – Coleman HawkinsClarinet, Saxophone [Alto] – Benny Carter, Harvey BooneCornet – Rex StewartDrums – Walter JohnsonPiano, Leader – Fletcher HendersonTrombone – Claude Jones, Jimmy HarrisonTrumpet – Bobby Stark, Russell SmithVocals – Benny Carter, Claude Jones, Jimmy Harrison
3:02
1-15 Joe Turner Liza
Piano – Joe Turner
2:47
1-16 Lee Wiley With Max Kaminsky's Orchestra I've Got A Crush On You
Arranged By – Brad GowansBass – Artie ShapiroClarinet – Pee Wee RussellDrums – George WettlingGuitar – Eddie CondonPiano – Thomas "Fats" Waller*Saxophone [Tenor] – Bud FreemanTrumpet – Max KaminskyVocals – Lee Wiley
3:15
1-17 Duke Ellington And His Orchestra Sam And Delilah
Banjo, Guitar – Fred GuyBass – Wellman BraudClarinet, Saxophone [Alto] – Johnny HodgesClarinet, Saxophone [Baritone] – Harry CarneyClarinet, Saxophone [Tenor] – Barney BigardDrums – Sonny GreerPiano, Arranged By, Leader – Edward "Duke" Ellington*Trombone – Joe Nanton, Juan TizolTrumpet – Arthur Whestsol*, Cootie Williams, Freddy JenkinsVocals – Chick Bullock
3:28
1-18 Jones-Smith Incorporated Lady Be Good
Bass – Walter PageDrums – Jo JonesPiano – William "Count" Basie*Saxophone [Tenor] – Lester YoungTrumpet – Carl Smith
3:06
1-19 André Kostelanetz And His Orchestra I Got Rhythm 2:51
2-1 Fletcher Henderson And His Orchestra I Got Rhythm
Bass – Jesse SimpkinsClarinet, Saxophone [Alto] – Dalbert BrightGuitar – Hurley RameyPiano – Horace HendersonSaxophone [Alto] – Willie RandallSaxophone [Tenor] – Dave Young (10), Elmer WilliamsTrombone – Edward Fant, Nat AtkinsTrumpet – Emmett Berry, Harry "Pee Wee" Jackson, Ray Nance
2:30
2-2 Billie Holiday With Eddie Heywood And His Orchestra Embraceable You
Bass – John SimmonsDrums – Sidney CatlettGuitar – Teddy WaltersPiano – Eddy Hewood*Saxophone [Alto] – Lem DavisTrombone – Vic DickensonTrumpet – Adolphue "Doc" Cheatham*
3:13
2-3 Victor Symphony Orchestra An American In Paris
Arranged By, Conductor – Nathaniel ShilkretCelesta – George Gershwin
15:57
2-4 Paul Robeson Summertime
Vocals – Paul Robeson
2:32
2-5 Maxine Sullivan And Orchestra It Ain't Necessarily So
Bass – Ed BraderCornet – Bobby HackettDrums – Ed Rubsam*Guitar – Ken BinfordPiano – Milt RettenbergSaxophone – Bud FreemanSaxophone, Clarinet – Chester Hazlett, Slats LongVocals – Maxine Sullivan
3:28
2-6 Billie Holiday With Count Basie Orchestra They Can't Take That Away From Me
Bass – Walter PageDrums – Jo JonesGuitar – Freddie GreenPiano – Count BasieSaxophone – Earle Warren, Hershel Evans*, Jack Washington, Lester YoungTrombone – Dan Minor, George HuntTrumpet – Bobby Moore (3), Buck Clayton, Ed LewisVocals – Billie Holiday
3:19
2-7 Fred Astaire With Johnny Green And His Orchestra Let's Call The Whole Thing Off 3:12
2-8 Teddy Wilson And His Orchestra With Billie Holiday Nice Work If You Can Get It
Bass – Walter PageClarinet – Prince RobinsonDrums – Cozy ColeGuitar – Allan ReussPiano – Teddy WilsonSaxophone, Clarinet – Vido MussoTrumpet – Buck Clayton
3:07
2-9 Fred Astaire With Ray Noble And His Orchestra A Foggy Day 2:52
2-10 Ella Fitzgerald And Her Savoy Eight I Was Doing Alright
Bass – Beverley Peer*Drums – Chick WebbGuitar – Bobby JohnsonPiano – Tommy FulfordSaxophone [Alto] – Louis JordanSaxophone [Baritone, Tenor] – Teddy McRaeTrombone – Sandy WilliamsTrumpet – Taft JordanVocals – Ella Fitzgerald
2:54
2-11 Louis Armstrong And His Orchestra Love Walked In
Bass – Red CallenderClarinet, Saxophone [Alto] – Rupert ColeClarinet, Saxophone [Tenor] – Bingie MadisonDrums – Paul BarbarinGuitar – Lee BlairPiano – Luis RussellSaxophone [Alto] – Charlie HolmesTrombone – J.C. HigginbothamTrumpet – Shelton HemphillVocals, Trumpet – Louis Armstrong
2:28
2-12 Judy Garland & Mickey Rooney Strike Up The Band
Arranged By – Leo Arnaud-VauchantConductor – Georgie Stoll*
5:49
2-13 Judy Garland But Not For Me
Arranged By – Axel Stordhal*Conductor – Georgie Stoll*
2:30
2-14 Coleman Hawkins Quartet The Man I Love
Bass – Oscar PettifordDrums – Shelton "Shelly" Manne*Piano – Eddie HeywoodSaxophone [Tenor] – Coleman Hawkins
5:04
2-15 Fred Astaire & Gene Kelly The Babbitt And The Bromide
Arranged By, Conductor – Lennie Hayton
5:49
2-16 Django Reinhardt, Stéphane Grappelly* & Quintette Du Hot Club De France Liza
Bass – Coleridge GoodeGuitar – Allan Hodgkiss, Django Reinhardt, Jack LlewelynViolin – Stéphane Grappelly*
2:51
2-17 Sidney Bechet Summertime
Bass – George "Pops" Foster*Clarinet – Albert NicholasCornet – Muggsy SpanierDrums – Warren "Babdy" Dodds*Guitar – Danny BarkerPiano – Art HodesSaxophone [Soprano] – Sidney BechetTrombone – George Brunis*
2:52
2-18 Charlie Parker Quintet* Embraceable You
Bass – Tommy PotterDrums – Max RoachPiano – Duke JordanSaxophone [Alto] – Charlie ParkerTrumpet – Miles Davis
3:22

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Recorded between 1919 & 1947.

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