Jazz Swings Pop

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All Music Guide - Jason Ankeny
This budget-priced compilation issued via Verve's Jazz Club imprint spotlights the myriad pop, soul, bossa nova and psychedelia covers issued by jazz acts young and old as the counterculture era blossomed. Reviled by purists and critics in its original release, the music that makes up Jazz Swings Pop is now rightly revered by historians and crate diggers alike as the building blocks behind funk, hip-hop and acid jazz. Culled from the archives of labels including Cadet and MPS, these songs boast a timelessness and appeal that transcends genre--what matters most is the groove, and the best cuts like Gary McFarland's "Satisfaction," Horst Jankowski's "Soulful Strut" and Les ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Jason Ankeny
This budget-priced compilation issued via Verve's Jazz Club imprint spotlights the myriad pop, soul, bossa nova and psychedelia covers issued by jazz acts young and old as the counterculture era blossomed. Reviled by purists and critics in its original release, the music that makes up Jazz Swings Pop is now rightly revered by historians and crate diggers alike as the building blocks behind funk, hip-hop and acid jazz. Culled from the archives of labels including Cadet and MPS, these songs boast a timelessness and appeal that transcends genre--what matters most is the groove, and the best cuts like Gary McFarland's "Satisfaction," Horst Jankowski's "Soulful Strut" and Les McCann's "Sunny" rival or even surpass the originals.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 10/24/2006
  • Label: Imports
  • UPC: 602498414675
  • Catalog Number: 963258
  • Sales rank: 222,008

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Hang on Sloopy (2:15)
  2. 2 Sunny (2:40)
  3. 3 Knock on Wood (2:44)
  4. 4 California Dreaming (3:11)
  5. 5 Yesterday (3:09)
  6. 6 Daydream (3:48)
  7. 7 Light My Fire (3:37)
  8. 8 Soulful Strut (2:29)
  9. 9 Ode to Billie Joe (2:43)
  10. 10 Can't Buy Me Love (2:13)
  11. 11 She Loves You - Mark Murphy (2:50)
  12. 12 Satisfaction (2:01)
  13. 13 This Guy's in Love with You - Jimmy Smith (5:56)
  14. 14 Up, Up and Away (5:00)
  15. 15 Ob-La-Di, Ob-La-Da (2:17)
  16. 16 Blowin' in the Wind - Stan Getz (2:34)
  17. 17 Spinning Wheel - Chet Baker (3:18)
  18. 18 Mac Arthur Park (3:40)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Ray Barretto Percussion
Chet Baker Trumpet
Count Basie Organ
George Benson Guitar
Bob Brookmeyer Trombone
Richard Davis Bass
Paul Desmond Alto Saxophone
Freddie Green Guitar
Al Grey Trombone
Jim Hall Guitar
Herbie Hancock Piano
Tubby Hayes Conductor
Bill Henderson Vocals
Woody Herman Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Soprano Saxophone
John Hicks Piano
Plas Johnson Tenor Saxophone
Quincy Jones Conductor
Les McCann Piano
Wes Montgomery Guitar
Mark Murphy Vocals
Joe Newman Trumpet
Oscar Peterson Piano
Bucky Pizzarelli Guitar
Jerome Richardson Flute, Tenor Saxophone
Marshall Royal Clarinet, Alto Saxophone
Sadao Watanabe Flute, Tenor Saxophone
Jiggs Whigham Trombone
Wallace Davenport Trumpet
Kurt Edelhagen Conductor
Peter Herbolzheimer Trombone
Daniel Humair Drums
Horst Jankowski Piano, Conductor, Clavinet
Sal Nistico Tenor Saxophone
Grady Tate Drums
Peter Trunk Bass
Phil Upchurch Guitar
Bill Watrous Trombone
Jimmy Woode Bass
Mel Davis Trumpet
Sal Marquez Trumpet
Johnny Messner Trombone
Rita Reys Vocals
Willie Rodriguez Percussion
Lynn Blessing Vibes
Stan Webb Clarinet, Saxophone
Airto Moreira Drums
Al Aarons Trumpet
Wayne Andre Trombone
Donald Bailey Drums
Raymond Beckenstein Flute, Alto Saxophone
Willie Bobo Timbales
Tom Boras Baritone Saxophone
James Buffington French Horn
Kenny Burrell Guitar
Candido Camero Percussion
Al Casamenti Guitar
Henderson Chambers Trombone
Egon Christmann Trombone
Claus Ogerman Conductor
Sonny Cohn Trumpet
Burt Collins Trumpet, Flugelhorn
Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis Tenor Saxophone
George Devens Vibes
Don Sebesky Conductor
Charlie Fowlkes Flute, Baritone Saxophone
Gary McFarland Vocals, Vibes
Jimmy Georgantones Guitar
Bernie Glow Trumpet
Gary Grant Trumpet
Philip Guilbeau Trumpet
Sonny Henry Guitar
Ruud Jacobs Bass
Jack Jennings Drums, Vibes
Morris Jennings Percussion
Shake Keane Trumpet
Norman Keenan Bass
Melvin Lastie Cornet
Steve Lederer Tenor Saxophone
George Marge Flute, Oboe
Jimmy Nottingham Trumpet
Nat Pavone Trumpet
Sonny Payne Drums
Bobby Plater Flute, Alto Saxophone
Vincent Prudente Trombone
Bernd Rabe Saxophone
Booker T. Robinson Drums
Ack Van Rooyen Trumpet, Flugelhorn
Bobby Scott Piano
Spencer Sinatra Flute
Ed Soph Drums
Henry Southall Trombone
Ronny Stephenson Drums
Jerry Styner Conductor
Bob Tricarico Flute, Bassoon
Ben Tucker Bass
Frank Vicari Tenor Saxophone
A'nt Idy Harper Bass
Otto Bredl Trombone
Frank Bruno Bass
Joe Venuto Marimbas
Ron Rich Conga
Joe Shepley Trumpet, Flugelhorn
Pim Jacobs Piano
Wim Overgaauw Guitar
Bora Rokovic Organ, Piano
Bobby Durham Drums
Wilton Gaynair Saxophone
Jörg Gebhardt Percussion
Heinz Kretzschmar Saxophone
Sam "Stovepipe No. 1" Jones Bass
Henry Hall & His Orchestra Trumpet
Jimmy Allen Smith Organ
Wenzel Guitar
Hank Jones Great Jazz Trio Piano
Technical Credits
Steve Cropper Composer
Bob Dylan Composer
Eddie Floyd Composer
Mick Jagger Composer
John Lennon Composer
Paul McCartney Composer
Tubby Hayes Orchestration
Quincy Jones Arranger
Burt Bacharach Composer
David Clayton-Thomas Composer
Ray Manzarek Composer
Eugene Record Composer
John Densmore Composer
Bobby Hebb Composer
Claus Ogerman Orchestration, String Arrangements, String Conductor
Hal David Composer
Don Sebesky Arranger
Wes Farrell Composer
Bobbie Gentry Composer
Chico O'Farrill Arranger
Keith Richards Composer
Ack Van Rooyen Arranger
Bobby Scott Orchestration
Jerry Styner Orchestration
Bert Russell Composer
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