Various ‎– The Swing Era 1930-1936

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Time Life Records ‎– STL 340
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3 × Vinyl, LP, Compilation, Stereo
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A1 I've Found A New Baby
Arranged By [Benny Goodman Version] – Fletcher HendersonWritten-By – Jack Palmer (4), Spencer Williams (2)
A2 Sophisticated Lady
Arranged By [Duke Ellington Version], Written-By – Duke Ellington
A3 Muskrat Ramble
Arranged By [Bob Crosby Version] – Bob HaggartWritten-By – Edward 'Kid' Ory*
A4 Four Or Five Times
Arranged By [Jimmy Lunceford Version] – Sy OliverWritten-By – Byron Gay, Marco Hellman
A5 Maniac's Ball
Arranged By [ Jimmy Lunceford Version], Written-By – H. Eugene Gifford
B1 Hors d'Oeuvre
Arranged By [Ambrose Orchestra Version] – Sid PhillipsWritten-By – David Comer
B2 St. Louis Blues
Arranged By [Head-Arrangement - Dorsey Brothers Version], Written-By – W. C. Handy
B3 Steppin' Pretty
Arranged By [Andy Kirk Version], Written-By – Mary Lou Williams
B4 Sometimes I'm Happy
Arranged By [Benny Goodman Version] – Fletcher HendersonWritten-By – Vincent Youmans
B5 Cavernism
Arranged By [Earl Hines Version] – James R. Mundy*Written-By – Earl Hines, James R. Mundy*
C1 King Porter Stomp
Arranged By [Benny Goodman Version] – Fletcher HendersonWritten-By – Jelly Roll Morton
C2 Happy As The Day Is Long
Arranged By [Fletcher Henderson Version] – Benny CarterWritten-By – Harold Arlen
C3 I'm Walking Through Heaven With You
Arranged By [Jimmie Luncedord Version] – Edwin WilcoxWritten-By – Joe Turner, Rozz Gordon
C4 White Jazz
Arranged By [Casa Loma Version], Written-By – H. Eugene Gifford
C5 Mahogany Hall Stomp
Arranged By [Louis Armstrong Version] – Unknown ArtistWritten-By – Spencer Williams (2)
D1 Blue Lou
Arranged By [Fletcher Henderson Version] – Horace HendersonWritten-By – Edgar Sampson, Irving Mills
D2 Dance Of The Lame Duck
Arranged By [Casa Loma Version], Written-By – H. Eugene Gifford
D3 Mood Indigo
Arranged By [Duke Ellington Version], Written-By – Duke EllingtonWritten-By – Barney Bigard, Irving Mills
D4 Charmaine
Arranged By [Jimmie Lunceford Version] – Sy OliverWritten-By – Erno Rapee, Lew Pollack
D5 Walk, Jennie, Walk
Arranged By [Benny Goodman Version] – Horace HendersonWritten-By – Bob Schaefer*, Sam Woodins*
E1 Rosetta
Arranged By [Earl Hines Version] – Quinn WilsonWritten-By – Earl Hines, William Henry Woode*
E2 Blue Skies
Arranged By [Benny Goodman Version] – Fletcher HendersonWritten-By – Irving Berlin
E3 Rockin' In Rhythm
Arranged By [Duke Ellington Version], Written-By – Duke EllingtonWritten-By – Harry Carney, Irving Mills
E4 By Heck
Arranged By [Head-Arrangement - Dorsey Brothers Version], Written-By – Henry R. Stern*
E5 If Dreams Come True
Arranged By [Chick Webb Version], Written-By – Edgar M. Sampson*Written-By – Benny Goodman
F1 Ja-Da
Arranged By [Tommy Dorsey Version] – Fred StulceWritten-By – Bob Carleton
F2 Echoes Of Harlem
Arranged By [Duke Ellington Version], Written-By – Duke Ellington
F3 Rhythm Is Our Business
Arranged By [Jimmy Lunceford Version] – Edwin WilcoxWritten-By – Jimmie Lunceford, Sammy Cahn, Saul Chaplin
F4 Mad House
Arranged By [Earl Hines Version], Written-By – James R. Mundy*Written-By – Earl Hines
F5 Casa Loma Stomp
Arranged By [Casa Loma Version], Written-By – H. Eugene Gifford

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Notes

Recreations of the Swing Era featuring the original arrangements
Directed by : Billy May [all tracks] and performed by a Studio orchestra with changing personnel on the various sessions
This Volume 1930 - 1936 is dedicated to the music of Louis Arrmstrong and Chick Webb (see scan pl.)
(P) & C) 1982 Time-Life Book E.V.
Series with 15 Volumes # STL 340 to STL 354
Recorded in Association with Capitol Records
First German Printing
The box set includes the 3 discs plus a 24-page booklet titled "The Swing Era 1930-1936" in german language
Booklet: Printed by Brepols Fabrieken N.V., Turhout, Belgium
Booklet Cover has printed: Deutsche Ausgabe
Behind each title the booklet has printed the the name of the band for the original recording.(see scan pl)

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Rights Society (Center Label A to F): BIEM / STEMRA
  • Other (Center Label A to F): Chapppell

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