Early Years 1941-45

The Early Years 1941-45

by Anita O'Day

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Disc 1

  1. Alreet
  2. Georgia On My Mind
  3. Fool Am I
  4. Just A Little Bit South Of North Carolina
  5. Slow Down
  6. Let Me Off Uptown
  7. Green Eyes
  8. Kick It!
  9. Amour
  10. Stop! The Red Light's On
  11. Watch The Birdie
  12. The Walls Keep Talking
  13. Two In Love
  14. How Do?
  15. Coppin' A Plea
  16. Bolero At The Savoy
  17. Skylark
  18. Thanks For The Boogie Ride
  19. Pass The Bounce
  20. Harlem On Parade
  21. Side By Side
  22. That's What You Think
  23. Fightin' Doug Macarthur
  24. Barrelhouse Bessie From Basin Street
  25. Deliver Me To Tennessee

Disc 2

  1. Massachusetts
  2. Murder He Says
  3. Ain't Misbehavin'
  4. Ride On
  5. Build It Up, Paint It Nice, Tear It Down
  6. I Lost My Sugar In Salt Lake City
  7. You Betcha
  8. Gotta Be Gettin'
  9. In A Little Spanish Town
  10. Are You Livin' Old Man
  11. Singing The Blues
  12. Special Delivery
  13. And Her Tears Flowed Like Wine
  14. Tabby The Cat
  15. I'm Going Mad For A Pad
  16. I Want A Grown Up Man
  17. Travelin' Man
  18. Them There Eyes
  19. How Come
  20. I Can't Believe That You're In Love With Me
  21. Opus 1
  22. That Feeling In The Moonlight
  23. Boogie Blues
  24. Chickery Chick
  25. In The Middle Of May
  26. Tea For Two

Album Credits

Performance Credits

Anita O'Day   Primary Artist,Vocals
Buddy Childers   Trumpet
Johnny Desmond   Vocals
Roy Eldridge   Trumpet,Vocals
Stan Getz   Tenor Saxophone
Stan Kenton   Piano,Guest Appearance
Gene Krupa   Drums
Charlie Ventura   Tenor Saxophone
Dave Barbour   Guitar
Johnny Bothwell   Alto Saxophone
Boots Mussulli   Alto Saxophone
Oscar Moore   Guitar
Gene Roland   Trumpet
Zutty Singleton   Drums
Charlie Kennedy   Alto Saxophone,Tenor Saxophone
Bob Ahern   Guitar
Bill Atkinson   Trombone
Nat King Cole   Piano
Don Fagerquist   Trumpet
Gene Englund   Bass
Karl George   Trumpet
Bob Gioga   Baritone Saxophone
Herbie Haymer   Tenor Saxophone
Gene Howard   Vocals
Milt Kabak   Trombone
Bob Kitsis   Piano
Joe Koch   Baritone Saxophone
Mickey Mangano   Trumpet
Lowell Martin   Conductor
Johnny Miller   Bass
Sam Musiker   Clarinet,Alto Saxophone,Tenor Saxophone
Jesse Price   Drums
Milt Raskin   Piano
Tony Russo   Trumpet
Shorty Sherock   Trumpet
Phil Stephens   Bass
Buddy Stewart   Vocals
Joe Triscari   Trumpet
Bart Varsalona   Bass Trombone
Graham Young   Trumpet
Leon Cox   Trombone
Teddy Napoleon   Piano
Clint Neagley   Alto Saxophone
Mascagni Ruffo   Alto Saxophone
Walter Bates   Tenor Saxophone
Beck   Trumpet
Ray Biondi   Guitar
Don Brassfield   Tenor Saxophone
Ben Feman   Alto Saxophone
John Grassi   Trombone
Torg Halten   Trumpet
Jay Kelliher   Trombone
Rex Kittig   Alto Saxophone
Sam Listengart   Alto Saxophone,Baritone Saxophone
Norman Murphy   Trumpet
Pinky Savitt   Trumpet
Joe Springer   Piano
Harry Terrill   Alto Saxophone
Babe Wagner   Trombone
Buddy Wise   Tenor Saxophone
Gene Krupa & His Orchestra   Guest Appearance
John Carroll   Trumpet
Manny Gershman   Alto Saxophone
Harry Forbes   Trombone
Dave Madden   Tenor Saxophone
Tommy Pederson   Trombone
Mel Green   Trumpet
Jim Falzone   Drums
Buddy Bastien   Bass
Adrian Tei   Alto Saxophone
Frank Worrell   Guitar
Dick Morse   Trumpet
Eddie Meyers   Alto Saxophone
Emmett Carls   Tenor Saxophone
Bill Culley   Trombone
Joe Dale   Drums
George Faye   Trombone
Nick Gaglio   Trombone
Vince Hughes   Trumpet
Bob Lively   Alto Saxophone
Stuart Olson   Baritone Saxophone
Ed Yance   Guitar
Dave Matthews   Tenor Saxophone
Johnny Diamond   Vocals
John Bock   Drums
Harry Schuman   Baritone Saxophone
Heinie Beau   Alto Saxophone
Nat King Cole Trio   Guest Appearance
Irv Lang   Bass
Dick Taylor   Trombone
Ed Mihelich   Bass
Jim Skyles   Trombone
Chester Ball   Alto Saxophone
Fred Zito   Trombone
Bob Kesterson   Bass
Jimmy Migliori   Alto Saxophone,Tenor Saxophone
Charlie Griffith   Trumpet
Pat Virgademo   Trombone

Technical Credits

Earl Bostic   Composer
Hoagy Carmichael   Composer
Stan Kenton   Arranger
Gene Krupa   Composer
Boots Mussulli   Arranger
Jimmy Mundy   Arranger,Composer
Sy Oliver   Composer
Gene Roland   Arranger
Buddy Baker   Arranger
Allyn Ferguson   Composer
Jimmy McHugh   Composer
George Williams   Arranger
Vincent Youmans   Composer
Harold Arlen   Composer
Frank deVol   Composer
Buck Ram   Composer
Anita O'Day   Composer
Andy Razaf   Composer
Frank Loesser   Composer
Fred E. Ahlert   Composer
Benny Carter   Composer
Remo Biondi   Composer
Owen Bradley   Composer
Irving Caesar   Composer
Sammy Cahn   Composer
Saul Chaplin   Composer
Con Conrad   Composer
Gene DePaul   Composer
Redd Evans   Composer
Gene Howard   Arranger
Herbert Magidson   Composer
Johnny Mercer   Composer
Taps Miller   Composer
Don Raye   Composer
Leon René   Composer
Tony Romano   Composer
Stillman   Composer
Larry Stock   Composer
Jule Styne   Composer
Meredith Willson   Composer
Stuart Gorrell   Composer
Marvin Hughes   Composer
Charles Carpenter   Composer
Jack Elliott   Composer
Morey Amsterdam   Composer
Ray Biondi   Arranger,Composer
Joseph Young   Composer
Nilo Menendez   Composer
Elton Hill   Composer
Joe Rizzo   Arranger
Harry Brooks   Composer
Howard Gibeling   Composer
Maceo Pinkard   Composer
Harry Woods   Composer
Henry Nemo   Composer
Sylvia Dee   Composer
Clarence Gaskill   Composer
Irene Higginbotham   Composer
Sidney Mitchell   Composer
Abner Silver   Composer
Sunny Skylar   Composer
Doris Tauber   Composer
William Tracey   Composer
Sidney Lippman   Composer
Steve McEwan   Composer
Ira Schuster   Composer
Arthur Shaftel   Composer
Ralph Wolfe   Composer
James Cavanaugh   Composer
Harold Dickinson   Composer
Campbell Tolbert   Composer
Mabel Wayne   Composer
Kay Werner   Composer
James Mundy   Composer
Dave Matthews   Arranger
Charles Lawrence   Composer
Eddie Woods   Composer
Joe Greene   Composer
Ricardo Lopez Mendez   Composer
Johnny Lange   Composer
Sue Werner   Composer
Leroy Elton Hill   Arranger
Beasley Smith   Composer
Charlie Shirley   Arranger
Lucky Roberts   Composer
Ronald Buck   Composer
Thomas Waller   Composer
Samuel Lewis   Composer
Vernier   Composer
Bette Cannon   Composer
Russel Robinson   Composer
Gabriel Ruiz Galindo   Composer
Gene Rowland   Arranger
Stanley Kenton   Composer
James Hogarth   Composer
Adolfo Perez Ultrera   Composer
James Catchpole   Composer

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