Various ‎– The Glenn Miller Years

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Reader's Digest ‎– 267-GMY-6, RCA ‎– 267-GMY-6, Das Beste Aus Reader's Digest ‎– 267-GMY-6, Sélection Du Reader's Digest ‎– 267-GMY-6
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7 × Vinyl, LP, Compilation, Remastered, Stereo
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A1 Glenn Miller Orchestra, The* Moonlight Serenade
Directed By – Tex BenekeWritten-By – Miller*, Parrish*
A2 Tommy Dorsey And His Orchestra On The Sunny Side Of The Street
Vocals – The SentimentalistsWritten-By – Fields - McHugh*
A3 Benny Goodman And His Orchestra And The Angels Sing
Written-By – Mercer*, Elman*
A4 Artie Shaw And His Orchestra Begin The Beguine
Written-By – Cole Porter
A5 Duke Ellington And His Orchestra Mood Indigo
Written-By – Bigard*, Ellington*, Mills*
A6 Guy Lombardo And His Royal Canadians September In The Rain
Vocals – Carmen LombardoWritten-By – Dubin*, Warren*
B1 Glenn Miller And His Orchestra Blueberry Hill
Vocals – Ray EberleWritten-By – Lewis*, Stock*, Rose*
B2 Vaughn Monroe And His Orchestra There I've Said It Again
Vocals – The Norton Sisters, Vaughn MonroeWritten-By – Mann*, Evans*
B3 Wayne King And His Orchestra Alice Blue Gown
Written-By – Tierney*, McCarthy*
B4 Tommy Dorsey And His Orchestra Marie
Vocals – Jack LeonardWritten-By – Irving Berlin
B5 Sammy Kaye And His Orchestra The Old Lamplighter
Vocals – Billy Williams And ChoirWritten-By – Tobias*, Simon*
B6 Benny Goodman And His Orchestra Goodbye
Written-By – Gordon Jenkins
C1 Duke Ellington And His Orchestra Don't Get Around Much Anymore
Written-By – Russell*, Ellington*
C2 Artie Shaw And His Orchestra The Donkey Serenade
Written-By – Forrest*, Stothart*, Wright*, Friml*
C3 Benny Goodman And His Orchestra Stompin' At The Savoy
Written-By – Razaf*, Goodman*, Webb*, Sampson*
C4 Glenn Miller And His Orchestra In The Mood
Written-By – Razaf*, Garland*
C5 'Fats' Waller And His Orchestra* Your Feet's Too Big
Vocals, Piano – 'Fats' Waller*Written-By – Benson*, Fisher*
C6 Guy Lombardo And His Royal Canadians When My Dream Boat Comes Home
Vocals – Lebert LombardoWritten-By – Friend*, Franklin*
D1 Tommy Dorsey And His Orchestra I'm Getting Sentimental Over You
Written-By – Bassman*, Washington*
D2 Glenn Miller And His Orchestra Perfidia
Vocals – Dorothy Claire, The ModernairesWritten-By – Dominguez*, Leeds*
D3 Xavier Cugat And His Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra* Yours (Quiereme Mucho)
Vocals – Dinah ShoreWritten-By – Rodriguez*, Gamse*, Roig*, Sherr*
D4 Lionel Hampton And His Orchestra Flying Home
Written-By – Goodman*, Hampton*, Robin*
D5 Glenn Miller And His Orchestra Chattanooga Choo Choo
Vocals – Tex Beneke, The Four Modernaires*Written-By – Warren*, Gordon*
D6 Artie Shaw And His Orchestra Ac-Cent-Tchu-Ate The Positive
Vocals – Imogene LynnWritten-By – Arlen - Mercer*
E1 Tommy Dorsey And His Orchestra Boogie Woogie
Written-By – Pinetop Smith*
E2 Duke Ellington And His Orchestra Flamingo
Vocals – Herb JeffriesWritten-By – Anderson*, Grouya*
E3 Benny Goodman And His Orchestra Sing, Sing, Sing (Introducing Christopher Columbus)
Written-By – Razaf*, Berry*, Prima*
E4 Glenn Miller And His Orchestra Don't Sit Under The Apple Tree
Written-By – Tobias*, Brown*, Stept*
E5 Artie Shaw And His Orchestra Temptation
Written-By – Freed*, Brown*
E6 Vaughn Monroe And His Orchestra Rum And Coca-Cola
Vocals – Rosemary Calvin, The Norton SistersWritten-By – Sullavan*, Amsterdam*, Baron*
F1 Glenn Miller And His Orchestra Moonlight Cocktail
Vocals – Ray Eberle, The ModernairesWritten-By – Gannon*, Roberts*
F2 Guy Lombardo And His Royal Canadians Boo-Hoo
Written-By – Lombardo*, Heyman*, Loeb*
F3 Charlie Barnet And His Orchestra Cherokee
Written-By – Noble*
F4 Artie Shaw And His Orchestra Indian Love Call
Vocals – Tony Pastor And Orchestra Men*Written-By – Hammerstein*, Harbach*, Friml*
F5 Tommy Dorsey And His Orchestra I'll Never Smile Again
Vocals – Frank Sinatra, The Pied PipersWritten-By – Lowe*
F6 Benny Goodman And His Orchestra Don't Be That Way
Written-By – Goodman*, Sampson*, Parrish*
G1 Benny Goodman And His Orchestra Loch Lomond
Written-By – Trad.*
G2 Glenn Miller And His Orchestra Little Brown Jug
Written-By – Trad.*
G3 Tommy Dorsey And His Orchestra Song Of India
Written-By – Rimsky-Korsakov*
G4 Duke Ellington And His Orchestra Perdido
Written-By – Juan Tizol
G5 Artie Shaw And His Orchestra Stardust
Written-By – Carmichael*, Parish*
G6 Guy Lombardo And His Royal Canadians Ti-Pi-Tin
Written-By – Grever*, Leveen*
H1 Glenn Miller And His Orchestra A Pink Cocktail For A Blue Lady
Vocals – Skip NelsonWritten-By – Oakland*, Magidson*
H2 Sammy Kaye And His Orchestra The Umbrella Man
Vocals – The Three Barons And Chorus*Written-By – Cavanaugh*, Stock*, Rose*
H3 Artie Shaw And His Orchestra I Don't Want To Walk Without You
Vocals – Paula KellyWritten-By – Loesser*, Styne*
H4 Glenn Miller And His Orchestra Serenade In Blue
Vocals – Ray EberleWritten-By – Warren*, Gordon*
H5 Freddy Martin And His Orchestra Jingle, Jangle, Jingle
Vocals – Clyde Rogers, Stuart Wade (2)Written-By – Loesser*, Lilley*
H6 Tommy Dorsey And His Clambake Seven The Music Goes Round And Round
Vocals – Edythe WrightWritten-By – Farley*, Riley*, Hodgson*
I1 Artie Shaw And His Orchestra I Surrender, Dear
Written-By – Crosby*, Clifford*, Barris*
I2 Glenn Miller And His Orchestra At Last
Vocals – Ray EberleWritten-By – Warren*, Gordon*
I3 Benny Goodman And His Orchestra Goody Goody
Vocals – Helen WardWritten-By – Mercer*, Malneck*
I4 Tommy Dorsey And His Orchestra I'll Be Seeing You
Vocals – Frank SinatraWritten-By – Kahal*, Fain*
I5 Duke Ellington And His Orchestra Sophisticated Lady
Written-By – Ellington*, Mills*, Parish*
I6 Guy Lombardo And His Royal Canadians Bei Mir Bist Du Schön
Written-By – Jacobs*, Cahn*, Chaplin*, Secunda*
J1 Tommy Dorsey And His Orchestra Blue Orchids
Arranged By – Wetstein*Vocals – Jack LeonardWritten-By – Carmichael*
J2 Xavier Cugat And His Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra* Green Eyes
Written-By – Utrera*, Rivera*, Woods*, Menendez*
J3 Glenn Miller And His Orchestra Moonlight Mood
Vocals – Skip Nelson, The ModernairesWritten-By – Adamson*, De Rose*
J4 Tommy Dorsey And His Orchestra Blues In The Night
Vocals – Jo StaffordWritten-By – Arlen - Mercer*
J5 Benny Goodman And His Orchestra These Foolish Things Remind Me Of You
Vocals – Helen WardWritten-By – Link*, Marvell*, Strachey*
J6 Wayne King And His Orchestra Three O'Clock In The Morning
Written-By – Terriss*, Robledo*
K1 Glenn Miller And His Orchestra That Old Black Magic
Vocals – Skip Nelson, The ModernairesWritten-By – Arlen - Mercer*
K2 Artie Shaw And His Orchestra Frenesi
Written-By – Dominguez*, Charles*, Russell*
K3 Duke Ellington And His Orchestra Take The 'A' Train
Written-By – Billy Strayhorn
K4 Tommy Dorsey And His Orchestra On The Atchison, Topeka And Santa Fe
Vocals – The SentimentalistsWritten-By – Warren*, Mercer*
K5 Benny Goodman And His Orchestra Christopher Columbus
Written-By – Razaf*, Berry*
K6 Guy Lombardo And His Royal Canadians A Sailboat In The Moonlight
Vocals – Carmen LombardoWritten-By – Lombardo*, Loeb*
L1 Tommy Dorsey And His Orchestra I Dream Of You
Vocals – Freddie Stewart (2)Written-By – Osser*, Goetschius*
L2 Glenn Miller And His Orchestra Sierra Sue
Vocals – Ray EberleWritten-By – Joseph B. Carey
L3 Artie Shaw And His Orchestra Back Bay Shuffle
Written-By – Shaw*, McRae*
L4 Sammy Kaye And His Orchestra Taking A Chance On Love
Vocals – The Three Kadets*Written-By – La Touche*, Fetter*, Duke*
L5 Tommy Dorsey And His Clambake Seven You Must Have Been A Beautiful Baby
Vocals – Edythe WrightWritten-By – Warren*, Mercer*
L6 Glenn Miller And His Orchestra Tuxedo Junction
Written-By – Feyne*, Hawkins*, Dash*, Johnson*
BONUS RECORD
M1 The Benny Goodman Quartet Ida, Sweet As Apple Cider
Lyrics By – Eddie LeonardMusic By – Eddie Munson
M2 Gene Krupa And His All-Star Swing Band* I Hope Gabriel Likes My Music
Songwriter – Dave Franklin
M3 Nbc's Chamber Music Society Of Lower Basin Street Dinah's Blues
Songwriter – Leonard FeatherVocals – Dinah Shore
M4 John Kirby And Orchestra* It's Only A Paper Moon
Lyrics By – Billy Rose, E.Y. HarburgMusic By – Harold Arlen
M5 Artie Shaw And His Gramercy Five Hop, Skip And Jump
Lyrics By – John CarletonMusic By – Artie Shaw
N1 Tommy Dorsey And His Clambake Seven The Sheik Of Araby
Lyrics By – Francis Wheeler, Harry B. SmithMusic By – Ted Snyder
N2 Ziggy Elman & His Orchestra Bublitchki (Russian Traditional Air)
N3 Wingy Manone & His Orchestra Ochi Chornya (Russian Traditional Air)
N4 Lionel Hampton And His Orchestra Muskrat Ramble
Songwriter – Kid Ory
A Jam Session At Victor: Tommy Dorsey, Bunny Berigan, "Fats" Waller, Dick McDonough, George Wettling
N5 Various Blues

Notes

Swiss edition with booklet in German and French.

Each disc in its own coloured sleeve with its track list and back ground information/lines, on the backside of that innersleeve.
Electronically reproduced from original master recordings, preserved in the vaults of Radio Corporation Of America.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Other (Cat# disc 1): RDS 6171
  • Other (Cat# disc 2): RDS 6172
  • Other (Cat# disc 3): RDS 6173
  • Other (Cat# disc 4): RDS 6174
  • Other (Cat# disc 5): RDS 6175
  • Other (Cat# disc 6): RDS 6176
  • Other (Cat# disc 7): RDS 6181
  • Rights Society: BIEM NCB MCPS

Other Versions (5 of 10) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
none Various The Glenn Miller Years(6xLP, Comp, Mono + Box) Reader's Digest none UK 1966 Sell This Version
RDC 90772 Various The Glenn Miller Years 2(Cass, Comp) Reader's Digest, RCA RDC 90772 UK Unknown Sell This Version
RDC 90771 Various The Glenn Miller Years 1(Cass, Comp) Reader's Digest, RCA RDC 90771 UK Unknown Sell This Version
267-GMY-6 Various The Glenn Miller Years(6xLP, Mono + Box, Comp) Reader's Digest 267-GMY-6 UK 1966 Sell This Version
GMY-6A Various The Glenn Miller Years(7xLP, Comp, RM + Box) Reader's Digest, RCA GMY-6A UK Unknown Sell This Version

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