Various ‎– The Swing Era: Curtain Call: The Sounds Of Swing

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Time Life Records ‎– STL 352, Capitol Records ‎– STL 352
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3 × Vinyl, LP, Compilation, Stereo
Box Set
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A1 Billy May And His Orchestra James Session (Harry James Version)
Conductor – Billy May
A2 Billy May And His Orchestra At Last (Glenn Miller Version)
Conductor – Billy MayVocals – Bob Grabeau
A3 Billy May And His Orchestra Struttin' With Some Barbecue (Louis Armstong Version)
Conductor – Billy May
A4 Billy May And His Orchestra Rose Room (Artie Shaw Version)
Conductor – Billy May
A5 Billy May And His Orchestra Coral Reef (Neal Hefti Version)
Conductor – Billy May
B1 Billy May And His Orchestra I Get A Kick Out Of You (Tommy Dorsey Version)
Conductor – Billy May
B2 Billy May And His Orchestra All Too Soon (Dule Ellington Version)
Conductor – Billy May
B3 Billy May And His Orchestra Juke Box Saturday Night (Glenn Miller Version)
Conductor – Billy MayVocals – Bob Grabeau, Charles Kelly (5), Sue Allen, Tex Beneke, Tom Kenny (2), William Brown (7)
B4 Billy May And His Orchestra Lover, Come Back To Me! (Artie Shaw Version)
Conductor – Billy May
B5 Billy May And His Orchestra Tea For Two (Bob Zurke Version)
Conductor – Billy May
C1 Billy May And His Orchestra Say It Isn't So (Billy May Version)
Conductor – Billy May
C2 Billy May And His Orchestra Happiness Is A Thing Called Joe (Woody Herman Version)
Conductor – Billy MayVocals – Eileen Wilson
C3 Billy May And His Orchestra Flash (Harry James Version)
Conductor – Billy May
C4 Billy May And His Orchestra Moonlight Cocktail (Glenn Miller Version)
Conductor – Billy MayVocals – Bob Grabeau, Gene Melino, Jerry Whitman, Tom Kenny (2), William Brown (7)
C5 Billy May And His Orchestra In A Mellow Tone (Duke Ellington Version)
Conductor – Billy May
D1 Billy May And His Orchestra Broadway (Count Basie Version)
Conductor – Billy May
D2 Billy May And His Orchestra Sophisticated Swing (Les Brown Version)
Conductor – Billy May
D3 Billy May And His Orchestra Nola (Tommy Dorsey Version)
Conductor – Billy May
D4 Nat King Cole (I Love You) For Sentimental Reasons
Bass – Charles Harris (2)Lead Guitar – John Collins (2)Piano – Nat King ColeVocals – Nat King Cole
D5 Billy May And His Orchestra Out Of Nowhere (Artie Shaw Version)
Conductor – Billy May
E1 Billy May And His Orchestra Runnin' Wild (Glenn Miller Version)
Conductor – Billy May
E2 Billy May And His Orchestra Chopin Prelude No. 7 (Jimmie Lunceford Version)
Conductor – Billy May
E3 Billy May And His Orchestra And Her Tears Flowed Like Wine (Stan Kenton Version)
Conductor – Billy MayVocals – Anita O'Day
E4 Billy May And His Orchestra Body And Soul (Coleman Hawkins Version)
Conductor – Billy May
E5 Billy May And His Orchestra Plymouth Rock (Count Basie Version)
Conductor – Billy May
F1 Billy May And His Orchestra I'm Here (Benny Goodman Version)
Conductor – Billy May
F2 Billy May And His Orchestra I'll Buy That Dream (Harry James Version)
Conductor – Billy MayVocals – Eileen Wilson
F3 Billy May And His Orchestra High Society (Benny Berigan Version)
Conductor – Billy May
F4 Billy May And His Orchestra Dream Of You (Jimmie Lunceford Version)
Conductor – Billy MayVocals – Trummy Young
F5 Billy May And His Orchestra Royal Garden Blues (Count Basie Version)
Conductor – Billy May

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The box set includes the 3 discs plus a 24-page BOOKLET IN ENGLISH "

All selections are recreations of other artists versions except for D4 by Nat King Cole as the actual artist. All other tracks are recreations of the original artists by "Billy May And His Orchestra".

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