The Lester Young Collection: 1936-1947

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Product Details

  • Release Date: 10/1/2013
  • Label: Fabulous
  • UPC: 824046035822
  • Catalog Number: 358
  • Sales rank: 84,073


Disc 1
  1. 1 Shoe Shine Boy - Smith-Jones Incorporated
  2. 2 This Year's Kisses - Teddy Wilson & His Orchestra
  3. 3 Me, Myself And I - Billie Holiday & Her Orchestra
  4. 4 When You're Smiling - Teddy Wilson & His Orchestra
  5. 5 Dickie's Dream - Count Basie & the Kansas City Seven
  6. 6 The Very Thought of You - Billie Holiday & Her Orchestra
  7. 7 I Want A Little Girl - Kansas City Six
  8. 8 Taxi War Dance - Count Basie & His Orchestra
  9. 9 Clap Hands, Here Comes Charlie - Count Basie & His Orchestra
  10. 10 Lester Leaps In - Count Basie & the Kansas City Seven
  11. 11 Tickle-toe - Count Basie & His Orchestra
  12. 12 I Can't Get Started - Nat King Cole Trio
  13. 13 Linger Awhile - Dicky Wells & His Orchestra
  14. 14 Just You, Just Me - Lester Young Orchestra
  15. 15 Sometimes I'm Happy - Lester Young Quartet
  16. 16 After Theatre Jump - Kansas City Seven
  17. 17 Three Little Words - Kansas City Six
  18. 18 Ghost of a Chance - Lester Young Quintet
  19. 19 Indiana - Lester Young Quintet
  20. 20 D.B. Blues - Lester Young & His Band
  21. 21 These Foolish Things - Lester Young & His Band
  22. 22 Jammin' with Lester - Lester Young & His Band
  23. 23 Lester's Bebop Boogie - Lester Young & His Band
  24. 24 Just Coolin' - Lester Young & His Band (2:56)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Lester Young Primary Artist, Clarinet, Tenor Saxophone
Johnny Otis Drums
Joe Albany Piano
Count Basie Piano
Buck Clayton Trumpet
Bill Coleman Trumpet
Curtis Counce Bass
Harry "Sweets" Edison Trumpet
Benny Goodman Clarinet
Freddie Green Guitar, Vocals
Chico Hamilton Drums
Jo Jones Drums
Slam Stewart Bass
Buddy Tate Tenor Saxophone
Teddy Wilson Piano
Irving Ashby Electric Guitar
Joe Bushkin Piano
Johnny Guarnieri Piano
Edmond Hall Clarinet
Benny Morton Trombone
Howard McGhee Trumpet
Walter Page Bass
Billie Holiday Vocals
Red Callender Bass
Nat King Cole Piano
Shad Collins Trumpet
Vic Dickenson Trombone
Eddie Durham Trombone, Electric Guitar
Al Hall Bass
Lee Wesley Jones Piano
Al Killian Trumpet
Ellis Larkins Piano
Dodo Marmarosa Piano
Shorty McConnell Trumpet
Dan Minor Trombone
John Simmons Bass
Argonne Thornton Piano
Jack Washington Alto Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone
Dicky Wells Trombone
Shadow Wilson Drums
Rodney Richardson Bass
Ed Lewis Trumpet
Lyndell Marshall Drums
Henry Tucker Drums
"Countess" Margaret "Queenie" Johnson Piano
Nasir Barakaat Guitar
Willie Smith Alto Saxophone
James Sherman Piano
Earl Warren Alto Saxophone
Sidney Catlett Drums
Carl Smith Trumpet
Technical Credits
Berlin Composer
Count Basie Arranger, Composer
Buck Clayton Arranger
Lester Young Composer
Jimmy Mundy Arranger
Ray Noble Composer
Vernon Duke Composer
Irving Caesar Composer
Sammy Cahn Composer
Eddie Durham Arranger
Ira Gershwin Composer
Gordon Roberts Composer
Mencher Composer
Klages Composer
Youmans Composer
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