The Essentials [Deluxe Edition]

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Product Details

  • Release Date: 7/8/2008
  • Label: Cleopatra
  • UPC: 741157269826
  • Catalog Number: 2698
  • Sales rank: 353,550

Album Credits

Performance Credits
Billie Holiday Primary Artist
Danny Barker Guitar
Count Basie Piano, Leader
Buck Clayton Trumpet
Freddie Green Guitar
Tiny Grimes Guitar
Gordon Jenkins Leader
Mundell Lowe Guitar
Kid Ory Trombone
Specs Powell Drums
Artie Shaw Clarinet, Leader
Slam Stewart Bass
Art Tatum Piano
Mal Waldron Piano
Ben Webster Tenor Saxophone
Charlie Shavers Trumpet
Lester Young Clarinet, Tenor Saxophone
Bob Haggart Bass, Leader
Edmond Hall Clarinet
Carl Kress Guitar
Tony Pastor Tenor Saxophone
Zutty Singleton Drums
Don Hill Alto Saxophone
Bob Bain Guitar
Coleman Hawkins Tenor Saxophone
Walter Page Bass
Louis Armstrong Trumpet, Leader
George Arus Trombone
Jim Atlas Bass
Al Avola Guitar
Denzil Best Drums
Barney Bigard Clarinet
Larry Binyon Tenor Saxophone
Johnny Blowers Drums
Claude Bowen Trumpet
Les Burness Piano
Red Callender Bass
Toots Camarata Leader
Russ Case Trumpet
Doc Cheatham Trumpet
Vic Dickenson Trombone
Eddie Durham Trombone
Herschel Evans Tenor Saxophone
Nick Fatool Drums
Andrew "Fats" Ford Trumpet
Hank Freeman Alto Saxophone
Joe Garland Tenor Saxophone
Amos Gordon Alto Saxophone
Joe Guy Trumpet
Leo Kruczek Violin
Cliff Leeman Drums
Earl Mason Piano
Dan Minor Trombone
Big Chief Russell Moore Trombone
Ronnie Perry Tenor Saxophone
Les Robinson Alto Saxophone
Harry Rodgers Trombone
Hymie Schertzer Alto Saxophone
Bud Scott Guitar
Arvell Shaw Bass
Bill Stegmeyer Alto Saxophone
Bobby Tucker Piano
Ted Vesely Trombone
Elmer Warner Guitar
Earle Warren Alto Saxophone
Jack Washington Baritone Saxophone
Sid Weiss Bass
James Whitney Trombone
Paul Ricci Tenor Saxophone
Charlie Beal Piano
Kurt Reher Cello
Stanley Webb Baritone Saxophone
Sammy Benskin Piano
Arthur Trappier Drums
Charlie LaVere Piano
Maurice Perlmutter Viola
Chuck Peterson Trumpet
Armand Camgros Tenor Saxophone
John Sparrow Tenor Saxophone
Haig Stephens Bass
Ed Lewis Trumpet
Jack Cressey Alto Saxophone
Dick "Dent" Eckles Flute, Tenor Saxophone
Edmond McConney Drums
Nat Allen Trombone
Louis Gray Trumpet
Bobby Hicks Trumpet
Benny Morton's All Stars Trombone
Ed Mullins Trumpet
Bobby Moore Trumpet
David Friscina Violin
John McClanian Best Jr. Trumpet
Charles Jaffe Violin
George Swernoff Violin
Louis Butterman Bass
Frank Siefield Violin
Ernest Thompson Baritone Saxophone
Jo Jones All Stars Drums
Armand Kaproff Viola
Gordon Jenkins Singers Vocals
Technical Credits
George Gershwin Composer
Gordon Jenkins Arranger
Walter Bishop Sr. Composer
Toots Camarata Arranger
Clarence Williams Composer
Athan Maroulis Producer, Art Direction, Annotation
Lewis Raymond Composer
Jacques Charles Composer
Channing Pollack Composer
Maurice Yvain Composer
Peggy Logan Copy Editing
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