100 Best Jazz Tunes of the 1950's

100 Best Jazz Tunes of the 1950's

     
 

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Product Details

Release Date:
05/03/2011
Label:
Chrome Dreams
UPC:
0823564618029
catalogNumber:
5056
Rank:
2127

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Tracks

Disc 1

  1. Bloomdido  -  Charlie Parker Quintet
  2. Subconscious Lee  - Lee Konitz
  3. Bouncing With Bud  - Bud Powell
  4. My Funny Valentine  -  Gerry Mulligan Quartet
  5. The Surrey With the Fringe On Top  - Ahmad Jamal
  6. Au Privave  -  Charlie Parker Quintet
  7. Straight No Chaser  - Thelonious Monk
  8. Lullaby of Birdland  - George Shearing
  9. Almost Like Being In Love  - Lester Young
  10. Black Coffee  - Peggy Lee
  11. Nuages  - Django Reinhardt
  12. Django  -  Modern Jazz Quartet
  13. Walkin'  - Miles Davis
  14. Caravan  - Dizzy Gillespie
  15. If There's Someone Lovelier Than You  - Tal Farlow
  16. On the Sunny Side of the Street  - Johnny Hodges
  17. Lover Man  - Sarah Vaughan
  18. Joy Spring  -  Max Roach Quintet

Disc 2

  1. Doodlin'  -  Horace Silver & The Jazz Messengers
  2. Confirmation  - Dexter Gordon
  3. Afrodisia  - Kenny Dorham
  4. New Rhumba  - Ahmad Jamal
  5. Round Midnight  - Miles Davis
  6. Misty  - Erroll Garner
  7. St. Thomas  - Sonny Rollins
  8. Blue Monk  - Thelonious Monk
  9. The Champ  - Jimmy Smith
  10. I Was Doing All Right  - Carmen McRae
  11. Avila and Tequila  - Hank Mobley
  12. Guarachi Guaro  - Cal Tjader
  13. April In Paris  - Coleman Hawkins
  14. Route 66  - Nat King Cole
  15. Have You Met Miss Jones  - Ben Webster

Disc 3

  1. Senor Blues  - Horace Silver
  2. I Remember Clifford
  3. Mack the Knife  - Louis Armstrong
  4. The Kid From Red Bank  - Count Basie
  5. The Maids of Cadiz  - Miles Davis
  6. Blue Train  - John Coltrane
  7. Funk In a Deep Freeze  - Hank Mobley
  8. I Want To Be Happy'  -  Oscar Peterson Trio
  9. Birk's Works  -  Dizzy Gillespie & His Orchestra
  10. They Say It's Spring  - Blossom Dearie
  11. Russian Lullaby  - John Coltrane
  12. Well You Needn't  - Thelonious Monk
  13. One O'Clock Jump  -  Lambert, Hendricks & Ross

Disc 4

  1. Line for Lyons  -  Lambert, Hendricks & Ross
  2. Playful Flute  - Yusef Lateef
  3. Billie's Bounce  - Red Garland
  4. Come Fly With Me  - Frank Sinatra
  5. Haitian Fight Song  - Charles Mingus
  6. Soulville  - Ben Webster
  7. Dial "S" for Sonny  - Sonny Clark
  8. I'll Close My Eyes  - Kenny Burrell
  9. 'S Wonderful/They Can't Take That Away From Me  - Anita O'Day
  10. You'd Be So Nice To Come Home To  - Art Pepper
  11. Farmer's Market  - Art Farmer
  12. Landslide  -  Curtis Counce Group

Disc 5

  1. Whisper Not  - Benny Golson
  2. My Baby Just Cares For Me  - Nina Simone
  3. Stockholm Sweetnin'  - Quincy Jones
  4. Dawn Ray  - Ray Charles
  5. Diminuendo and Crescendo In Blue  - Duke Ellington
  6. Poinciana  -  Ahmad Jamal Trio
  7. Summertime  - Louis Armstrong
  8. Milestones  - Miles Davis
  9. Way Out West  - Sonny Rollins
  10. Autumn Leaves  - Cannonball Adderley

Disc 6

  1. Moanin'  -  Art Blakey & the Jazz Messengers
  2. Hip Strut  - Jackie McLean
  3. Do It the Hard Way  - Chet Baker
  4. Cherokee  - Johnny Griffin
  5. Let's Face the Music & Dance  - Ella Fitzgerald
  6. Ginza Samba  - Cal Tjader
  7. In the Wee Small Hours  - Ben Webster
  8. You've Changed  - Billie Holiday
  9. The Night We Called it a Day  - Chris Connor
  10. Along Came Betty  -  Art Blakey & the Jazz Messengers
  11. Cheek To Cheek  - Ella Fitzgerald
  12. Peace Piece  - Bill Evans
  13. It Ain't Necessarily So  -  Oscar Peterson Trio

Disc 7

  1. Cool Struttin'  - Sonny Clark
  2. The Sermon  - Jimmy Smith
  3. Here I Am  - Donald Byrd
  4. Let the Good Times Roll  - Ray Charles
  5. Better Git It In Your Soul  - Charles Mingus
  6. Manhattan  - George Russell
  7. What a Difference a Day Made  - Dinah Washington
  8. The End of a Love Affair  - Wes Montgomery
  9. Polka Dots & Moonbeams  - Chet Baker

Disc 8

  1. So What  - Miles Davis
  2. Lonely Woman  - Ornette Coleman
  3. Take Five  -  Dave Brubeck Quartet
  4. Keep It Moving  - Wynton Kelly
  5. Ramblin'  - Ornette Coleman
  6. Goodbye Pork Pie Hat  - Charles Mingus
  7. Blue In Green  - Bill Evans
  8. Naima  - John Coltrane
  9. Blue Rondo a La Turk  -  Dave Brubeck Quartet
  10. Giant Steps  - John Coltrane

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Album Credits

Performance Credits

James Cleveland   Trombone
Peggy Lee   Vocals
Nina Simone   Piano,Vocals
Frank Sinatra   Vocals
Ray Charles   Piano,Vocals
Pepper Adams   Baritone Saxophone
Cannonball Adderley   Alto Saxophone
Nat Adderley   Cornemeuse
Cat Anderson   Trombone,Soloist
Chet Baker   Trumpet,Vocals
Count Basie   Piano
Billy Bauer   Guitar
Marcus Belgrave   Trumpet
Louie Bellson   Drums
Walter Bishop   Piano
Bob Brookmeyer   Trombone
Tina Brooks   Tenor Saxophone
Clifford Brown   Trumpet
Dave Brubeck   Piano
Frank Butler   Drums
Don Cherry   Cornet,Pocket Trumpet
Sonny Clark   Piano
Jimmy Cleveland   Trombone
Chris Connor   Vocals
Curtis Counce   Bass
Miles Davis   Trumpet,Flugelhorn
Blossom Dearie   Piano,Vocals
Paul Desmond   Alto Saxophone
Kenny Dorham   Trumpet
Kenny Drew   Piano
Eddie Duran   Guitar
Harry Edison   Trumpet
Herb Ellis   Guitar
Booker Ervin   Tenor Saxophone
Bill Evans   Piano
Tal Farlow   Guitar
Art Farmer   Trumpet
Ella Fitzgerald   Vocals
Tommy Flanagan   Piano
Curtis Fuller   Trombone
Red Garland   Piano
Erroll Garner   Piano
Stan Getz   Tenor Saxophone
Dizzy Gillespie   Trumpet
Paul Gonsalves   Tenor Saxophone,Soloist
Dexter Gordon   Tenor Saxophone
Freddie Green   Guitar
Urbie Green   Trombone
Grey   Trombone
Johnny Griffin   Tenor Saxophone
Gigi Gryce   Flute,Alto Saxophone
Vince Guaraldi   Piano
Haig   Piano
Chico Hamilton   Drums
John Handy   Alto Saxophone,Tenor Saxophone
Louis Hayes   Drums
Ernie Henry   Alto Saxophone
Billy Higgins   Drums
Johnny Hodges   Alto Saxophone,Soloist
Ahmad Jamal   Piano
Elvin Jones   Drums
Hank Jones   Piano
Jo Jones   Drums
Philly Joe Jones   Drums
Sam Jones   Bass
Wynton Kelly   Piano
Barney Kessel   Guitar
Jimmy Knepper   Trombone
Lee Konitz   Alto Saxophone
Pete La Roca   Drums
Harold Land   Tenor Saxophone
Melba Liston   Trombone
Mundell Lowe   Guitar
Shelly Manne   Drums
Billy May   Conductor
Pierre Michelot   Bass
Charles Mingus   Bass
Billy Mitchell   Tenor Saxophone
Hank Mobley   Tenor Saxophone
Wes Montgomery   Guitar
Joe Morello   Drums
Lee Morgan   Trumpet
Gerry Mulligan   Baritone Saxophone
Ted Nash   Woodwind
Fats Navarro   Trumpet
Joe Newman   Trumpet
Horace Parlan   Piano
Cecil Payne   Baritone Saxophone
Art Pepper   Alto Saxophone
Oscar Peterson   Piano
Oscar Pettiford   Bass
Nat Pierce   Piano
Bud Powell   Piano
Django Reinhardt   Guitar
Melvin Rhyne   Organ
Buddy Rich   Drums
Jerome Richardson   Flute,Saxophone,Tenor Saxophone
Dannie Richmond   Drums
Max Roach   Drums
Sonny Rollins   Tenor Saxophone
Annie Ross   Vocals
Charlie Rouse   Tenor Saxophone
Jimmy Rowles   Piano
Marshall Royal   Alto Saxophone
Ed Shaughnessy   Drums
George Shearing   Piano
Horace Silver   Piano
Paul Smith   Piano
Willie Smith   Alto Saxophone
Art Tatum   Piano
Art Taylor   Drums
Lucky Thompson   Tenor Saxophone
Bobby Timmons   Piano
Lennie Tristano   Piano
Mal Waldron   Piano
Wilbur Ware   Bass
Dinah Washington   Vocals
Doug Watkins   Bass
Julius Watkins   French Horn
Ben Webster   Tenor Saxophone
Lester Young   Tenor Saxophone
Dave Bailey   Drums
Shorty Baker   Trumpet
Lawrence Brown   Trombone
Pete Candoli   Trumpet
Barrett Deems   Drums
Dick Garcia   Guitar
Edmond Hall   Clarinet
Oliver Jackson   Drums,Gong
Taft Jordan   Trumpet
Dave Lambert   Vocals
Hugh Lawson   Piano,Cymbals,Bells,Balloon,finger cymbals
Wade Legge   Piano
Rod Levitt   Bass Trombone
Matty Matlock   Woodwind
Hal McKusick   Alto Saxophone
Tommy Potter   Bass
Frank Rehak   Trombone
Joe Roland   Vibes
Ernie Royal   Trumpet
Babe Russin   Woodwind
Ed Thigpen   Drums
Joe Wilder   Trumpet
Ray Crawford   Guitar
Charles Davis   Baritone Saxophone
Stan Free   Piano
Wilbur Harden   Flugelhorn,Balloon
Thornel Schwartz   Guitar
Joe Bennett   Trombone
Coleman Hawkins   Tenor Saxophone
Manuel Duran   Piano,Claves
Anita O'Day   Vocals
Jimmy Cobb   Drums
Quentin Jackson   Trombone
Trummy Young   Trombone
Teddy Kotick   Bass
McKibbon   Bass
Shafi Hadi   Tenor Saxophone
Percy Heath   Bass
Ray Copeland   Trumpet
Israel Crosby   Bass
Jymie Merritt   Bass
Willie Ruff   French Horn
Eugene Wright   Bass
Carl Perkins   Piano
Yusef Lateef   Flute,Oboe,Tenor Saxophone,Tambourine
Louis Armstrong   Trumpet,Vocals
Joe Zawinul   Piano
Donald Bailey   Drums
Danny Bank   Bass Clarinet
Joe Benjamin   Bass
John Best   Trumpet
Billie Holiday   Vocals
Art Blakey   Drums
Ray Brown   Bass
Donald Byrd   Trumpet
Kenny Burrell   Guitar
Eddie Calhoun   Bass
Candido Camero   Conga
Johnny Carisi   Trumpet
Harry Carney   Baritone Saxophone
Paul Chambers   Bass
Clark Terry   Trumpet
Kenny Clarke   Drums
Call Cobbs   Piano
Henry Coker   Trombone
Nat King Cole   Piano,Vocals
Ornette Coleman   Alto Saxophone
John Collins   Guitar
John Coltrane   Tenor Saxophone
Sid Cooper   Clarinet,Flute
Wendell Culley   Trumpet
Walter Davis   Piano
Don Fagerquist   Trumpet
Lou Donaldson   Alto Saxophone
Duke Ellington   Piano
Gil Evans   Conductor
Addison Farmer   Bass
Teagle Fleming   Drums
Marquis Foster   Drums
Vernel Fournier   Drums
Charlie Fowlkes   Alto Saxophone
Curtis Fowlkes   Baritone Saxophone
Panama Francis   Drums
Barry Galbraith   Guitar
Chuck Gentry   Woodwind
Paul Gershman   Violin
Bernie Glow   Trumpet
Richie Goldberg   cowbell
Benny Golson   Tenor Saxophone
Gray   Trombone
Charlie Haden   Bass
Jimmy Hamilton   Clarinet
Joe Harris   Drums
Roy Haynes   Drums
Eugene "Fats" Heard   Drums
J.C. Heard   Drums
Belford Hendricks   Conductor
Jon Hendricks   Vocals,Narrator
Milt Hinton   Bass
John Hunt   Trumpet
Jack Sheldon   Trumpet
J.J. Johnson   Trombone
Osie Johnson   Drums
George Joyner   Bass
Manny Klein   Trumpet
Leo Kruczek   Violin
Eddie Kusby   Trombone
Billy Kyle   Piano
Scott LaFaro   Bass
John Malachi   Piano
Joe Mondragon   Bass
Jose Mangual   Bongos
Larance Marable   Drums
Jackie McLean   Alto Saxophone
Carmen McRae   Vocals
Rafael Miranda   Percussion
Tony Miranda   French Horn
Thomas Mitchell   Trombone
Thelonious Monk   Piano
George Morrow   Bass
Paul Motian   Drums
Louis Mucci   Trumpet
David "Fathead" Newman   Tenor Saxophone
Ubaldo Nieto   Timbales
Jack Nimitz   Baritone Saxophone
Charlie Parker   Alto Saxophone
Sonny Payne   Drums
Romeo Penque   Clarinet,Flute,Bass Clarinet,Oboe,Saxophone
E.V. Perry   Trumpet
Charlie Persip   Drums
Jimmy Powell   Alto Saxophone
George Ricci   Cello
Billy Root   Baritone Saxophone
Rudnitsky   Violin
Wyatt Ruther   Bass
Tosha Samaroff   Violin
Sarah Vaughan   Vocals
Lucien Schmit   Cello
Zoot Sims   Tenor Saxophone
Stuff Smith   Violin
Carson Smith   Bass
Jimmy Smith   Organ
Alvin Stoller   Drums
Fred Stulce   Woodwind
Juan Tizol   Valve Trombone
Cal Tjader   Vibes,Cencerro
Jean-Louis Viale   Drums
Carlos "Patato" Valdes   Conga
Maurice Vander   Piano
Bayardo Velarde   Conga,Timbales,Cencerro
Leroy Vinnegar   Bass
Carl Warwick   Trumpet
Max Wayne   Bass
Frank Wess   Flute,Alto Saxophone,Tenor Saxophone
Paul Weston & His Orchestra   Conductor
John Williams [double bass]   Bass
Edgar Willis   Bass
Phil Woods   Alto Saxophone
Jimmy Bond   Bass
Bill Douglass   Drums
Lee Young   Drums
Eddie Jones   Bass
Arnold Fishkind   Bass
Alejandro Hernandez   Piano
Tom Mitchell   Bass Trombone
Richie Powell   Piano
Albert Heath   Drums
William Schaefer   Trombone
Charlie Harris   Bass
Bunny Bardach   Tenor Saxophone
Bobby Jasper   Flute
Gilberto Valdez   Flute
Bill Barber   Tuba
F. Greene   Guitar
Bennie Crawford   Alto Saxophone
Robert Rodriguez   Bass
J. Newman   Trumpet
John Poole   Drums
S. Payne   Drums
E. Young   Trumpet
F. Foster   Tenor Saxophone
E. Davis   Tenor Saxophone
B. Powell   Trombone
Talib Daawud   Trumpet
Curley Russell   Bass
Snookie Young   Trumpet
Paul West   Bass
Stan Levy   Drums
Paul Parker   Drums
Edgard Rosales   Conga,Maracas
Dick Nowell   Trombone
Arville Shaw   Bass
Oscar Thetford   Bass
Max Khan   Violin
Janet Pulman   Harp
Jack Constanza   Bongos,Conga
Sahib Shahib   Alto Saxophone,Baritone Saxophone
Red Callendar   Bass

Technical Credits

Léo Delibes   Composer
George Gershwin   Composer
Kurt Weill   Composer
Irving Berlin   Composer
Ray Charles   Composer
Clifford Brown   Composer
Dave Brubeck   Composer
Sonny Clark   Composer
Miles Davis   Composer
Paul Desmond   Composer
Kenny Dorham   Composer
Bill Evans   Composer
Art Farmer   Composer
Erroll Garner   Composer
Dizzy Gillespie   Composer
Vince Guaraldi   Composer
Ahmad Jamal   Composer
Quincy Jones   Arranger,Composer
Wynton Kelly   Composer
Lee Konitz   Composer
Harold Land   Composer
John Lewis   Composer
David Mann   Composer
Billy May   Arranger
Charles Mingus   Composer
Hank Mobley   Composer
Gerry Mulligan   Composer
Bud Powell   Composer
Django Reinhardt   Composer
Sonny Rollins   Composer
George Shearing   Composer
Horace Silver   Composer
Bobby Timmons   Composer
Ben Webster   Composer
Cootie Williams   Composer
Matt Dennis   Composer
Neal Hefti   Composer
Dave Lambert   Composer
Irving Mills   Composer
Ray Noble   Composer
Wilbur Harden   Composer
Jimmy McHugh   Composer
Bobby Troup   Composer
Richard Rodgers   Composer
Vernon Duke   Composer
Bertolt Brecht   Composer
Stanley Adams   Composer
B. Bernier   Composer
Donald Byrd   Composer
Johnny Burke   Composer
Sonny Burke   Composer
Irving Caesar   Composer
Sammy Cahn   Composer
Ornette Coleman   Composer
John Coltrane   Composer
J. Davis   Composer
Walter Donaldson   Composer
Duke Ellington   Composer
Eddie Durham   Composer
Ernie Wilkins   Arranger
Gil Evans   Arranger
George Russell   Arranger,Director
Ira Gershwin   Composer
Benny Golson   Composer
Oscar Hammerstein   Composer
E.Y. "Yip" Harburg   Composer
Lorenz Hart   Composer
Belford Hendricks   Arranger
Jon Hendricks   Composer
Bob Hilliard   Composer
Gus Kahn   Composer
Alan Jay Lerner   Composer
Jackie McLean   Composer
Johnny Mercer   Composer
Thelonious Monk   Composer
Charlie Parker   Composer
Cole Porter   Composer
Joe Sherman   Composer
Jimmy Smith   Composer
Creed Taylor   Producer
Juan Tizol   Composer
James Van Heusen   Composer
Paul Francis Webster   Composer
George David Weiss   Composer
Paul Weston & His Orchestra   Arranger
Bernie Hanighen   Composer
Bill Carey   Composer
Frederick Loewe   Composer
Carl Fischer   Composer
Marty Clark   Composer
Richard Rogers   Composer
DuBose Heyward   Composer
Tom Adair   Composer
Bob Haymes   Composer
Fleecie Moore   Composer
Edward Redding   Composer
Sam Theard   Composer
Lew Fields   Composer
Charles Waring   Liner Notes
Richard Carpenter   Composer
Maria Grever   Composer
R. Ramirez   Composer
J. Kosma   Composer
N. Simon   Composer
Kaye Reid   Composer
Vincent Toumans   Composer

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