Only the Best of Les Elgart

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Product Details

  • Release Date: 6/30/2009
  • Label: Collectables
  • UPC: 090431113325
  • Catalog Number: 1133
  • Sales rank: 141,296

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Cheerful Little Earful (2:20)
  2. 2 If I Had My Way (2:39)
  3. 3 Do You Ever Think of Me (2:18)
  4. 4 The Man I Love (2:23)
  5. 5 Blue Moon (2:58)
  6. 6 You Are My Sunshine (2:30)
  7. 7 Begin the Beguine (2:42)
  8. 8 Somebody Else Is Taking My Place (2:40)
  9. 9 Volga Boat Man (2:24)
  10. 10 Juggin' Along (2:44)
  11. 11 West (2:44)
  12. 12 Yesterdays (2:38)
  13. 13 The Nearness of You (2:33)
  14. 14 Stumbling (2:24)
  15. 15 Moonglow (2:46)
  16. 16 The Swingin' Genie (2:25)
  17. 17 Breezin' Along with the Breeze (2:17)
  18. 18 Cocktails for Two (2:20)
  19. 19 East of the Sun (And West of the Moon) (2:24)
  20. 20 They Didn't Believe Me (2:47)
  21. 21 Stella by Starlight (2:52)
  22. 22 Designs for Dancing (3:05)
  23. 23 The Mar-Cha-Cha (2:53)
  24. 24 Anything Goes (2:09)
Disc 2
  1. 1 Bandstand Boogie (2:03)
  2. 2 Main Title: Golden Arm (2:25)
  3. 3 Slo Roll (2:22)
  4. 4 Sophisticated Swing (2:44)
  5. 5 I'll Be Seeing You (2:26)
  6. 6 It's the Talk of the Town (2:16)
  7. 7 You're Driving Me Crazy (What Did I Do?) (2:15)
  8. 8 'Deed I Do (2:21)
  9. 9 Scotch Hop (2:19)
  10. 10 The Gang That Sang Heart of My Heart (2:31)
Disc 3
  1. 1 Cherokee (2:02)
  2. 2 All by Myself (2:30)
  3. 3 Moonlight Shuffle (2:46)
  4. 4 Pick Yourself Up (2:00)
  5. 5 'Deed I Do (2:23)
  6. 6 Ginger Snap (2:07)
  7. 7 When I Take My Sugar to Tea (2:32)
  8. 8 These Foolish Things (Remind Me of You) (2:44)
  9. 9 Lullaby of the Leaves (2:47)
  10. 10 Poinciana (2:21)
  11. 11 Painting the Clouds with Sunshine (2:10)
  12. 12 If I Could Be with You One Hour Tonight (2:00)
  13. 13 The Most Beautiful Girl in the World (2:45)
  14. 14 It's De-Lovely (2:36)
  15. 15 Off Shore (2:35)
  16. 16 Scotch Hop (2:20)
  17. 17 The Continental (You Kiss While You're Dancing) (2:25)
  18. 18 I Concentrate on You (3:18)
  19. 19 Trees (2:38)
  20. 20 In the Still of the Night (1:58)
  21. 21 Poor Butterfly (2:30)
  22. 22 Green-Up Time (2:06)
  23. 23 Sermon (2:42)
  24. 24 Looking for a Boy (2:23)
Disc 4
  1. 1 Bidin' My Time (2:28)
  2. 2 Prelude to a Kiss (2:11)
  3. 3 Just in Time (2:43)
  4. 4 Turk's Groove (2:50)
  5. 5 What's New? (2:07)
  6. 6 Comin' Thru the Rye (2:12)
  7. 7 Don't Get Around Much Anymore (2:57)
  8. 8 The Boulevard of Broken Dreams (2:44)
  9. 9 Gonna Get a Girl (2:31)
  10. 10 You're Driving Me Crazy (What Did I Do?) (2:16)
  11. 11 Little Girl (2:22)
  12. 12 One Man on the Tubs (2:38)
  13. 13 Strike Up the Band (2:05)
  14. 14 Can't We Be Friends (2:04)
  15. 15 Indian Summer (2:38)
  16. 16 Homecoming (2:57)
  17. 17 It's the Talk of the Town (2:13)
  18. 18 Shuffle off to Buffalo (2:45)
  19. 19 Shine (2:04)
  20. 20 Whispering (2:10)
  21. 21 That Old Black Magic (2:03)
  22. 22 Five Foot Two, Eyes of Blue (2:22)
  23. 23 How Deep Is the Ocean (How High Is the Sky) (2:28)
  24. 24 South (2:24)
Disc 5
  1. 1 Sophisticated Swing (2:45)
  2. 2 The Gang That Sang Heart of My Heart (2:34)
  3. 3 Bendix Bounce (2:17)
  4. 4 Soon (2:34)
  5. 5 The Weasel Pops Off (2:33)
  6. 6 Geronimo (2:12)
  7. 7 I Never Knew (2:19)
  8. 8 (As Long as You're Not in Love with Anyone Else) Why Don't You Fall in (2:28)
  9. 9 Comin' Thru the Scotch (2:16)
  10. 10 Sophisticated Lady (2:51)
  11. 11 The Turtle Walk (2:21)
  12. 12 Time to Go (3:24)
  13. 13 Meet Me Tonight in Dreamland (2:37)
  14. 14 Cuddle Up a Little Closer (2:11)
  15. 15 I Don't Know Why (I Just Do) (2:28)
  16. 16 Darn That Dream (2:43)
  17. 17 When Day Is Done (2:19)
  18. 18 I Don't Want to Set the World on Fire (2:34)
  19. 19 Night and Day (2:31)
  20. 20 Star Dust (2:18)
  21. 21 Dream (2:49)
  22. 22 I'll Be Seeing You (2:27)
  23. 23 For Me and My Gal (2:25)
  24. 24 I'll See You in My Dreams/Goodnight, Sweetheart (2:41)
Disc 6
  1. 1 Willie Boy (1:38)
  2. 2 When the Sun Comes Out (3:09)
  3. 3 Vagabond Shoes (2:21)
  4. 4 I've Got a Crush on You (2:09)
  5. 5 But Not for Me (2:22)
  6. 6 The Coffee Song (They've Got an Awful Lot of Coffee in Brazil) (1:48)
  7. 7 Twinkle (2:50)
  8. 8 Lazy Afternoon (2:41)
  9. 9 I Could Write a Book (2:42)
  10. 10 Technicolor Dream (2:59)
  11. 11 Alone Together (2:47)
  12. 12 Light Flight (2:16)
  13. 13 Slaughter on Tenth Avenue (2:24)
  14. 14 The Ja-Da Cha-Cha (2:36)
  15. 15 When the Saints Come Marching In (2:44)
  16. 16 Beat Junction (2:53)
  17. 17 Sidewinder (2:47)
  18. 18 Love for Sale (3:02)
  19. 19 When You Were Sweet Sixteen (2:37)
  20. 20 Let Me Call You Sweetheart (2:55)
  21. 21 The Touch of Your Lips (2:38)
  22. 22 I'll Remember April (2:51)
  23. 23 Lonely (2:45)
  24. 24 Together (2:24)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Les Elgart Primary Artist
Technical Credits
Paul James Composer
George Gershwin Composer
Victor Herbert Composer
Kurt Weill Composer
Jimmie Davis Composer
Tony Scott Composer
Irving Berlin Composer
Hoagy Carmichael Composer
Bennie Moten Composer
Irving Mills Composer
Ray Noble Composer
Harold Arlen Composer
Richard Rodgers Composer
Jerome Kern Composer
Fred E. Ahlert Composer
Charles Albertine Arranger, Composer
John Bainbridge Composer
Bennie Benjamin Composer
Lew Brown Composer
Betty Comden Composer
Con Conrad Composer
Henry Creamer Composer
Eddie DeLange Composer
Gene DePaul Composer
Buddy DeSylva Composer
Howard Dietz Composer
Walter Donaldson Composer
Duke Ellington Composer
Eddie Durham Composer
Sammy Fain Composer
Dorothy Fields Composer
Bill Finegan Arranger
Ira Gershwin Composer
Haven Gillespie Composer
Adolph Green Composer
Otto Harbach Composer
Lorenz Hart Composer
Thamon Hayes Composer
Ray Henderson Composer
Bob Hilliard Composer
Will Hudson Composer
Jeffrey James Reissue Producer
Isham Jones Composer
Irving Kahal Composer
Gus Kahn Composer
John Latouche Composer
Alan Jay Lerner Composer
Jerry Livingston Composer
Herbert Magidson Composer
Johnny Mercer Composer
Roger Middleton Composer
Charles Mitchell Composer
Jerome Moross Composer
John Murtaugh Composer
Al J. Neiburg Composer
Mitchell Parish Composer
Cole Porter Composer
Don Raye Composer
Herbert Reynolds Composer
Fred Rose Composer
Bob Russell Composer
Arthur Schwartz Composer
Jule Styne Composer
Marty Symes Composer
Roy Turk Composer
Harry Warren Composer
Ned Washington Composer
Victor Young Composer
Earl Burtnett & His Los Angeles Biltmore Hotel Orchestra Composer
Zez Confrey Composer
Dick Miles Composer
Ted Fio Rito Composer
Joseph Young Composer
Curtis Brown Liner Notes
Henry Parker Cover Photo
Arthur Johnston Composer
Kay Swift Composer
James Thornton Composer
Sam Coslow Composer
Ted Koehler Composer
Richard A. Whiting Composer
Irving Gordon Composer
Seymour Simons Composer
Edgar Leslie Composer
Reginald Connelly Composer
Bernice Petkere Composer
Brooks Bowman Composer
Ford Dabney Composer
Sammy Gallop Composer
Robert Haggart Composer
Walter Hirsch Composer
Patricia Johnston Composer
Sol Marcus Composer
Holt Marvell Composer
Nat Simon Composer
Cecil Mack Composer
Ben Ryan Composer
David Saxon Composer
Leo Friedman Composer
Mabel Wayne Composer
Hubie Wheeler Composer
Beth Slater Whitson Composer
Karl L. Hoschna Composer
Francis Henry Composer
Traditional Composer
Bob Ellsworth Composer
Buddy Bernier Composer
Raymond Hubbell Composer
Robert Katscher Composer
James Kendis Composer
Lou Klein Composer
Joyce Kilmer Composer
John Schonberger Composer
E. Ray Goetz Composer
Oscar Rasbach Composer
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  • Posted October 1, 2010

    I Also Recommend:

    Les Elgart really swings!

    Les Elgart is one of my favorite band leaders. This cd set is wonderful, with great music in wonderful, unique arrangements.

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