Complete Savoy Recordings

The Complete Savoy Recordings

by Lester Young
     
 
2002's The Complete Savoy Recordings contains all 46 recordings Lester Young recorded for Savoy, including numerous alternate takes. This set is nicely assembled, boasting 20-Bit remastering, with good notes and logical sequencing (even if the successions of alternate takes do skew it a bit toward the historian,

Overview

2002's The Complete Savoy Recordings contains all 46 recordings Lester Young recorded for Savoy, including numerous alternate takes. This set is nicely assembled, boasting 20-Bit remastering, with good notes and logical sequencing (even if the successions of alternate takes do skew it a bit toward the historian, not the casual listener), making this the best set to date of Young's pivotal Savoy recordings.

Product Details

Release Date:
07/02/2002
Label:
Savoy Jazz
UPC:
0795041712226
catalogNumber:
17122
Rank:
95320

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Tracks

Disc 1

  1. These Foolish Things
  2. Exercise in Swing
  3. Exercise in Swing
  4. Exercise in Swing
  5. Exercise in Swing
  6. Salute to Fats
  7. Salute to Fats
  8. Salute to Fats
  9. Salute to Fats
  10. Salute to Fats
  11. Basie English
  12. Basie English
  13. Empty Hearted
  14. Circus in Rhythm
  15. Circus in Rhythm
  16. Circus in Rhythm
  17. Poor Little Plaything
  18. Poor Little Plaything
  19. Tush
  20. Tush
  21. Blue Lester (Lester's Blues)
  22. I Don't Stand a Ghost of a Chance With You
  23. I Don't Stand a Ghost of a Chance With You
  24. (Back Home Again In) Indiana
  25. (Back Home Again In) Indiana
  26. Jump Lester Jump (Lester's Savoy Jump)

Disc 2

  1. Crazy Over J-Z
  2. Crazy Over J-Z
  3. Crazy Over J-Z
  4. Ding Dong
  5. Ding Dong
  6. Ding Dong
  7. Blues 'N' Bells
  8. Blues 'N' Bells
  9. Blues 'N' Bells
  10. June Bug
  11. Neenah
  12. Body and Soul
  13. Up 'N Adam
  14. Big Eye Blues
  15. One O'Clock Blues
  16. Lester's Mop Mop Blues
  17. Pennies from Heaven
  18. I Can't Get Started
  19. How High the Moon
  20. Jumpin' With Symphony Sid

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