Various ‎– Verve Jazz Book

Verve Records ‎– 2615 005, Polydor International ‎– 2615 005
10 × Vinyl, LP, Compilation, Reissue


A1 Ella Fitzgerald Imagine My Frustration 4:47
A2 Ella Fitzgerald Into Each Life Some Rain Must Fall 3:20
A3 Ella Fitzgerald April In Paris 4:37
A4 Ella Fitzgerald Oh, Lady Be Good 3:57
A5 Ella Fitzgerald Every Day I Have The Blues 5:09
B1 Louis Armstrong A Woman Is A Sometime Thing 4:50
B2 Louis Armstrong Let's Do It 8:41
B3 Louis Armstrong Willow Weep For Me 4:11
B4 Louis Armstrong Blues In The Night 5:10
C1 Jimmy Smith Walk On The Wild Side 5:50
C2 Jimmy Smith Basin Street Blues 3:59
C3 Jimmy Smith Need Mo' 6:16
C4 Jimmy Smith St. Luis Blues 3:39
D1 Wes Montgomery Tear It Down 3:10
D2 Wes Montgomery Boss City 3:06
D3 Wes Montgomery Golden Earrings 5:10
D4 Wes Montgomery Chim Chim Cheree 4:45
D5 Wes Montgomery The Thumb 4:30
E1 Stan Getz Walk On By 3:26
E2 Stan Getz Balanco Non Samba 2:54
E3 Stan Getz Blues In The Closet 6:08
E4 Stan Getz Wives And Lovers 3:30
E5 Stan Getz Chega De Saudade 3:58
F1 Gerry Mulligan Line For Lions 3:04
F2 Gerry Mulligan I'm Getting Sentimental Over You 5:01
F3 Gerry Mulligan Pretty Little Gypsy 3:35
F4 Gerry Mulligan Bridgehamton Strut 3:55
F5 Gerry Mulligan Anything Goes 3:30
F6 Gerry Mulligan Utter Chaos 4:35
G1 Oscar Peterson Blues For Basie 3:33
G2 Oscar Peterson Liza 4:32
G3 Oscar Peterson Bess, Oh Where's My Bess 4:50
G4 Oscar Peterson Nice Work If You Can Get It 2:05
G5 Oscar Peterson Blues For A Big Scotia 5:58
H1 Lionel Hampton Airmail Special 7:35
H2 Lionel Hampton Stardust 9:35
I1 Count Basie Dee Dee 3:01
I2 Count Basie Lullabye For Jolie 2:23
I3 Count Basie Boody Rumble 3:40
I4 Count Basie Can't Buy Me Love 3:21
I5 Count Basie The Long Night 4:32
I6 Count Basie Basie Land 2:13
J1 Duke Ellington Skin Deep 12:35
J2 Duke Ellington Weary Blues 6:50
K1 Billie Holiday A Fine Romance 3:32
K2 Billie Holiday Gone With The Wind 3:24
K3 Billie Holiday I Get A Kick Out Of You 5:40
K4 Billie Holiday Isn't It A Lovely Day 4:11
K5 Billie Holiday Remember 2:32
L1 Anita O'Day Take The A-Train 2:47
L2 Anita O'Day Don't Be That Way 2:29
L3 Anita O'Day Mack The Knife 3:05
L4 Anita O'Day Boogie Blues 3:42
L5 Anita O'Day A Blues Serenade 3:03
L6 Anita O'Day That's Your Red Wagon 2:43
M1 Benny Goodman Madhouse
M2 Benny Goodman Three Little Words
M3 Benny Goodman Tea For Two
M4 Benny Goodman Limehouse Blues
M5 Benny Goodman Some Of These Days
M6 Benny Goodman I Know What You Know
N1 Gene Krupa Drum Boogie 11:25
N2 Gene Krupa Big Noise From Winnetka 4:20
N3 Gene Krupa Fish Market 3:04
N4 Gene Krupa Wire Brush Stomp 2:16
N5 Gene Krupa Leave Us Leap 2:36
O1 Johnny Hodges Don't Get Around Much 3:02
O2 Johnny Hodges Gal From Joe's 2:22
O3 Johnny Hodges Jeep's Blues 3:17
O4 Johnny Hodges I've Got It Bad And That Ain't Good 3:25
O5 Johnny Hodges I'm Just A Lucky So And So 3:20
O6 Johnny Hodges Juice A Plenty 3:35
P1 Lester Young One O'clock Jump 5:17
P2 Lester Young Indiana 7:00
P3 Lester Young Tenderly 3:24
P4 Lester Young Jumping At The Woodside 3:00
P5 Lester Young Oh, Lady Be Good 3:04
Q1 Art Tatum The Moon Is Low 4:11
Q2 Art Tatum This Can't Be Love 3:48
Q3 Art Tatum Begin The Beguine 2:57
Q4 Art Tatum Blues In C 8:02
Q5 Art Tatum Undecided 4:50
R1 Bill Evans Here's That Rainy Day 5:00
R2 Bill Evans A Time For Love 5:03
R3 Bill Evans Midnight Mood 5:19
R4 Bill Evans On A Clear Day 4:45
S1 Charlie Parker I Get A Kick Out Of You 4:50
S2 Charlie Parker Just One Of Those Things 2:39
S3 Charlie Parker My Heart Belongs To Daddy 3:17
S4 Charlie Parker I've Got You Under My Skin 3:31
S5 Charlie Parker Love For Sale 5:30
S6 Charlie Parker I Love Paris 5:10
T1 Dizzy Gillespie Night In Tunesia 4:15
T2 Dizzy Gillespie Wrapo Your Trobles In Dreams 7:18
T3 Dizzy Gillespie That's All 3:08
T4 Dizzy Gillespie Swing Low, Sweet Cadillac 7:00

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First released in 1966. This is the Polydor Version.
From Billbord Magazin 31.03.73: "... Polydor has released "The Verve Jazz Book" - a set of 10 Albums featuring 20 Top Jazz Artists on the Verve Label ...."

Original American recording licensed and trademark registered by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Inc. (Verve Series), New York USA.

This release comes as a genuine book.
Each side on a vinyl is a different artist and the first 20 pages of the book are about those artists. The 'pages' after that contain the vinyls, which are black, state the side and artist.

Stereo also playable mono.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (A & B-side label): 2367 022
  • Matrix / Runout (C & D-side label): 2367 023
  • Matrix / Runout (E & F-side label): 2367 024
  • Matrix / Runout (G & H-side label): 2367 025
  • Matrix / Runout (I & J-side label): 2367 026
  • Matrix / Runout (K & L-side label): 2367 027
  • Matrix / Runout (M & N-side label): 2367 028
  • Matrix / Runout (O & P-side label): 2367 029
  • Matrix / Runout (Q & R-side label): 2367 030
  • Matrix / Runout (S & T-side label): 2367 031

Other Versions (3 of 3) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
1V - JAZZ - 10, 2615 005 Various Verve Jazz Book(10xLP, Comp, RE) Verve Records, Deutsche Grammophon 1V - JAZZ - 10, 2615 005 Germany 1973 Sell This Version
849 357-2 Various Verve Jazz Box(7xCD, Comp + Box) Verve Records 849 357-2 Europe 1991 Sell This Version
2615 005 Various Verve Jazz Book(10xLP, Comp, RE) Verve Records 2615 005 Germany Unknown Sell This Version