The best of Ken Burns jazz
|Format:||Music CD 2000|
|Availability:||Available at 4 Libraries 4 of 4 copies|
ContentsStar dust (Louis Armstrong and his orchestra)
Dead man blues (Jelly Roll Morton's Red Hot Peppers)
Dear old Southland (Noble Sissle and his orchestra featuring Sidney Bechet)
Singin' the blues (Frankie Trumbauer and his orchestra featuring Bix Beiderbecke)
St. Louis blues (Louis Armstrong and his orchestra)
The mooche (Duke Ellington and his orchestra)
Hotter than 'ell (Fletcher Henderson and his orchestra)
King Porter stomp (Benny Goodman and his orchestra)
Begin the beguine (Artie Shaw and his orchestra)
Cotton tail (Duke Ellington and his orchestra)
Jumpin' at the Woodside (Count Basie and his orchestra)
Solitude (Billie Holiday with Eddie Heywood and his orchestra)
Groovin' high (Dizzie Gillespie Sextet featuring Charlie Parker)
Straight, no chaser (Thelonious Monk)
They can't take that away from me (Sarah Vaughan and her trio)
Take five (45-rpm version) (the Dave Brubeck Quartet)
Doodlin' (Horace Silver and the Jazz Messengers)
Giant steps (John Coltrane Quartet)
So what (Miles Davis Sextet)
Take the "A" train (the Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra).
|Publisher|| New York, NY :Columbia/Legacy,2000
|Other Titles|| Jazz (Television program)
Ken Burns jazz
Sissle, Noble, 1889-1975, performer.
Bechet, Sidney, 1897-1959, performer.
Trumbauer, Frank, performer.
Beiderbecke, Bix, 1903-1931, performer.
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974, performer.
Henderson, Fletcher, 1897-1952, performer.
Goodman, Benny, 1909-1986, performer.
Shaw, Artie, 1910-2004, performer.
Basie, Count, 1904-1984, performer.
Holiday, Billie, 1915-1959, performer.
Parker, Charlie, 1920-1955, performer.
Monk, Thelonious, performer.
Vaughan, Sarah, 1924-1990, performer.
Silver, Horace, 1928-2014, performer.
Red Hot Peppers (Musical group), performer.
Dizzy Gillespie Sextet, performer.
Dave Brubeck Quartet, performer.
Jazz Messengers, performer.
John Coltrane Quartet, performer.
Miles Davis Sextet, performer.
Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra, performer.
Issued in conjunction with the PBS documentary; all selections previously released.
Program notes by Ken Burns ( p. : ports.) inserted in container.
1 audio disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.