The complete Decca recordings

by Basie, Count, 1904-1984,

Format: Music CD 1992
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
Available (1)
Location Collection Call #
CLP - Main Library Second Floor Film & Audio--Music CD COMPACT DISC Jz Bas 50323
Location  CLP - Main Library
 
Collection  Second Floor Film & Audio--Music CD
 
Call Number  COMPACT DISC Jz Bas 50323
 
 
Contents
Disc 1, 1937. Honeysuckle Rose / Thomas Waller, Andy Razaf (2:58)
Pennies from heaven / Johnny Burke, Arthur Johnston (3:00)
Swinging at the daisy chain / Count Basie (2:48)
Roseland shuffle / Count Basie (2:32)
Exactly like you / Dorothy Fields, Jimmy McHugh (2:41)
Boo hoo / Edward Heyman, Carmen Lombardo John Jacob Loeb (2:25)
The glory of love / Billy Hill (2:29)
Boogie woogie (I may be wrong) / Count Basie, James Rushing (2:49)
Smarty (you know it all) / Burton Lane, Ralph Freed (2:40)
One o'clock jump / Count Basie (3:00)
Listen my children and you shall hear / Burton Lane, Ralph Freed (3:05)
John's idea / Count Basie (2:53)
Good morning blues (1st take) / Eddie Durham, Count Basie, James Rushing (3:12)
Good morning blues (2nd take) / Eddie Durham, Count Basie, James Rushing (3:03)
Our love was meant to be / Alexander Hill, Joseph M. Davis, Thomas Waller (2:45)
Time out / Eddie Durham (3:01)
Topsy / Eddie Durham (3:12)
I keep remembering / Isham Jones, Charles Newman (2:45)
Out the window / Count Basie, Eddie Durham (2:47)
Don't you miss your baby / Count Basie, Eddie Durham, James Rushing (3:08)
Let me dream / Henry Jerome (3:09). Disc 2, 1938. Georgianna / Red McKenzie, Frank Carle, Croom, Johnson (2:33)
Blues in the dark / Count Basie (3:04)
Sent for you yesterday / Eddie Durham, James Rushing (2:57)
Every tub / Count Basie, Eddie Durham (3:14)
Now will you be good? / Henry Jentes, Harry Pease, Arthur Terker (2:46)
Swingin' the blues / Eddie Durham, Count Basie (2:45)
Mamma don't want no peas 'n' rice 'n' coconut oil / Gilbert, Charles (2:51)
Blue and sentimental / Count Basie, Mack David, Jerry Livingston (3:10)
Doggin' around / Herschel Evans, Edgar William Battle (3:02)
Stop beatin' 'round the mulberry bush (1st take) / Clay A. Boland, S. Bickley Reichner (3:01)
Stop beatin' 'round the mulberry bush (2nd take) / Clay A. Boland, S. Bickley Reichner (3:04)
London Bridge is falling down / Ira Schuster, Abel Baer, Tot Seymour (2:55)
Texas shuffle / Herschel Evans (3:07)
Jumpin' at the Woodside / Count Basie (3:08)
How long blues / Leroy Carr (2:55)
The dirty dozens / Rufus Perryman (3:01)
Hey lawdy mama / Cleve Reed (2:44)
The fives / Thomas, Thomas (2:45)
Boogie woogie / Clarence Smith (3:01)
Dark rapture / Benny Goodman, Manny Kurtz, Edgar Sampson (2:38)
Shorty George / Count Basie (2:44)
The blues I like to hear / Buster Smith, James Rushing (3:07)
Do you wanna jump, children? / Jimmy Van Heusen, Bryant, Selsman (2:39)
Panassie stomp / Count Basie (2:47). Disc 3, 1939. My heart belongs to Daddy / Cole Porter (2:54)
Sing for your supper / Lorenz Hart, Richard Rodgers (2:42)
Oh! Red / Joe McCoy (2:53)
Fare thee honey, fare thee well (1st take) / J. Mayo Williams, John Akers (3:04)
Fare thee honey, fare thee well (2nd take) / J. Mayo Williams, John Akers (3:02)
Dupree blues / George White, W. Herman (3:04)
When the sun goes down (1st take) / Leroy Carr (2:45)
When the sun goes down (2nd take) / Leroy Carr (2:54)
Red wagon / Richard M. Jones (2:52)
You can depend on me / Charlie Carpenter, Louis Dunlap, Earl Hines (3:07)
Cherokee, part 1 / Ray Noble (3:10)
Cherokee, part 2 / Ray Noble (3:03)
Blame it on my last affair (1st take) / Henry Nemo, Irving Mills (2:43)
Blame it on my last affair (2nd take) / Henry Nemo, Irving Mills ) (2:42)
Jive at five / Harry Edison (2:49)
Thursday / Dorothy Sachs, Irvin Graham, Louis Haber (3:04)
Evil blues / Count Basie, Harry Edison, James Rushing (3:13)
Oh, lady be good / George and Ira Gershwin (3:10).

Additional Information
Subjects Jazz -- 1931-1940.
Big band music.
Jazz vocals.
Jazz.
Songs.
Publisher New York, NY :1992
Other Titles Original Decca recordings
Contributors Young, Lester, 1909-1959, performer.
Rushing, Jimmy, performer.
Clayton, Buck, 1911-1991, performer.
Edison, Harry, 1915-1999, performer.
Evans, Herschel, performer.
Humes, Helen, performer.
Count Basie Orchestra, performer.
Participants/Performers Count Basie, piano ; Count Basie Orchestra ; featuring Lester Young, Jimmy Rushing, Buck Clayton, Harry Edison, Herschel Evans, Helen Humes.
Language English
Notes Title from disc label.
Program notes by Steven Lasker (31 pages : portraits) inserted in container.
Description 3 audio discs ; 4 3/4 in.
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