Essential Collection: Boogie Woogie

Essential Collection: Boogie Woogie

     
 

At two CDs and 50 tracks, this set of vintage boogie-woogie piano recordings stomps and rolls from beginning to end, and includes classics from masters of the genre like Meade "Lux" Lewis, Albert Ammons, Jimmy Yancey, Pete Johnson, and See more details below

Overview

At two CDs and 50 tracks, this set of vintage boogie-woogie piano recordings stomps and rolls from beginning to end, and includes classics from masters of the genre like Meade "Lux" Lewis, Albert Ammons, Jimmy Yancey, Pete Johnson, and Cow Cow Davenport, among others. One would be hard-pressed to find a better sequence of music to get one's feet moving on a rainy day (or a sunny one, for that matter).

Product Details

Release Date:
05/11/2010
Label:
Avid Records Uk
UPC:
5022810194323
catalogNumber:
943
Rank:
125727

Tracks

Disc 1

  1. Drumboogie  -  Gene Krupa & His Orchestra
  2. Pinetop's Boogie Woogie  - Clarence "Pinetop" Smith
  3. Celestial Express  -  Edmond Hall Celeste Quartet
  4. Alley Boogie  - Georgia White
  5. Boogie Woogie  -  Tommy Dorsey & His Orchestra
  6. Down the Road Apiece  -  Will Bradley Trio
  7. Detroit Rocks  - Montana Taylor
  8. Boogie Woogie Sugar Blues  -  Benny Carter & His Orchestra
  9. Early Mornin' Blues  -  Albert Ammons & His Rhythm Kings
  10. Mile-Or-Mo' Bird Rag  -  Albert Ammons & His Rhythm Kings
  11. Nagasaki  -  Albert Ammons & His Rhythm Kings
  12. Boogie Woogie Stomp  -  Albert Ammons & His Rhythm Kings
  13. Speckled Red  -  Dirty Dozens No. 1
  14. Edmond Hall Celeste Quartet  -  Jammin' In Four
  15. The Rocks  - Jimmy Yancey
  16. It's A Lowdown Dirty Shame  -  Louis Jordan & His Tympany 5
  17. Canteen Honky Tonk Boogie  - Pat Flowers
  18. KK Boogie  -  Henry Allen & His Orchestra
  19. Cow Cow Blues  -  Country Wranglers
  20. In Pinetop's Footsteps  -  Teddy Powell & His Orchestra
  21. Head Rag Hop  - Romeo Nelson
  22. Piney Brown Blues  -  Big Joe Turner & His Fly Cats
  23. Beat Me Daddy, Eight To the Bar  -  Woody Herman & His Orchestra
  24. Parker's Camilla Blues  - Johnny Parker

Disc 2

  1. Honky Tonk Train Blues  - Meade "Lux" Lewis
  2. Preachin' Blues  -  Sidney Bechet & His New Orleans Feetwarmers
  3. Indiana Avenue Stomp  - Montana Taylor
  4. Basin Street Boogie  -  Will Bradley Six Texas Hot Dogs
  5. Yancey Stomp  - Jimmy Yancey
  6. Boogie Woogie On St. Louis Blues  -  Earl Hines & His Orchestra
  7. Kaycee On My Mind  - Pete Johnson
  8. Back Bay Boogie  -  Benny Carter & His Orchestra
  9. South Side Shake  -  Dan Burley & His Skiffle Boys
  10. Five O'Clock Blues  - Jimmy Yancey
  11. Boo Woo  -  Harry James & the Boogie Woogie Trio
  12. Woo Woo  -  Harry James & the Boogie Woogie Trio
  13. Jesse  -  Harry James & the Boogie Woogie Trio
  14. Home James  -  Harry James & the Boogie Woogie Trio
  15. Blues On the Down Beat  - Pete Johnson
  16. Boogie Woogie Man  -  Casa Loma Orchestra
  17. Mr. Freddie Blues  - Freddie Shayne
  18. Groovin' the Blues  -  Albert Ammons & His Rhythm Kings
  19. Whistlin' Blues  - Meade "Lux" Lewis
  20. The Munson Street Breakdown  -  Lionel Hampton & His Orchestra
  21. Straight Eight Boogie  -  Teddy Powell & His Orchestra
  22. Downtown Cafe Boogie @@Edmond Hall and His Sextet
  23. Blow, Katie, Blow @@Sammy Price and His Texas Bluesicians
  24. Lonesome Man Blues  - Freddie Shayne
  25. Change O' Key Boogie  -  Paris Brothers Orchestra
  26. In Cow Cow's Footsteps  - Johnny Parker

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Album Credits

Technical Credits

Lucille Bogan   Composer
Cow Cow Davenport   Composer
Jimmy Yancey   Composer
Albert Ammons   Composer
Will Bradley   Composer
Harry James   Composer
W.C. Handy   Composer
Ken Kersey   Composer
Sidney Bechet   Composer
Sammy Cahn   Composer
Hughie Prince   Composer
Don Raye   Composer
Harry Warren   Composer
Georgia White   Composer
Freddie Shayne   Composer
Mort Dixon   Composer
Eleanore Sheehy   Composer
Pat Flowers   Composer
Traditional   Composer
Johnny Parker   Composer
Burley   Composer
Perryman   Arranger

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