Very Best of John Lewis

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Product Details

  • Release Date: 11/5/2002
  • Label: Collectables
  • UPC: 090431015124
  • Catalog Number: 151

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Harlequin (5:13)
  2. 2 Little Girl Blue (4:29)
  3. 3 The Bad and the Beautiful (4:17)
  4. 4 D & E (4:18)
  5. 5 It Never Entered My Mind (3:38)
  6. 6 Warmeland (4:43)
  7. 7 Two Lyric Pieces: Pierrot/Colombine (6:13)
  8. 8 Jeff & Jamie (3:56)
  9. 9 Thirty-Six Days - Derek Smith (5:45)
  10. 10 Fontaineblow (4:03)
  11. 11 There Will Never Be Another You (3:13)
  12. 12 Monsieur De (3:01)
  13. 13 Gone With the Wind - Derek Smith (3:10)
  14. 14 Don't Explain (5:20)
  15. 15 What's New? (2:45)
  16. 16 Chelsea Bridge - Derek Smith (3:39)
  17. 17 A Foggy Day (2:39)
  18. 18 Jumpin' at the Woodside (2:49)
Disc 2
  1. 1 Fanfare No. 1 (0:38)
  2. 2 Piazza Navona (6:27)
  3. 3 Odds Against Tomorrow (7:57)
  4. 4 Fanfare No. 2 (0:45)
  5. 5 Pulcinella (3:56)
  6. 6 Fanfare No. 2 (0:26)
  7. 7 The Golden Striker (4:58)
  8. 8 Piazza Di Spagna (4:23)
  9. 9 Fanfare No. 1 (0:41)
  10. 10 La Cantatrice (5:05)
  11. 11 Abstraction (4:08)
  12. 12 Piece for Guitar and Strings (6:23)
  13. 13 Variants on a Theme of John Lewis (Django): Variant I (5:28)
  14. 14 Variants on a Theme of John Lewis: Variant II (1:39)
  15. 15 Variants on a Theme of John Lewis: Variant III (3:07)
  16. 16 Variants on a Theme of Thelonious, Monk (Chriss-Cross): Variant I (6:22)
  17. 17 Variants on a Theme of Thelonious, Monk (Chriss-Cross): Variant II (1:49)
  18. 18 Variants on a Theme of Thelonious, Monk (Chriss-Cross): Variant III (3:47)
  19. 19 Variants on a Theme of Thelonious, Monk (Chriss-Cross): Variant IV (3:22)
Disc 3
  1. 1 In a Crowd (3:25)
  2. 2 Valeria (2:42)
  3. 3 Winter Tale (6:39)
  4. 4 Monday in Milan (6:26)
  5. 5 Finale (6:08)
  6. 6 Danielle in the Lion's Den (3:01)
  7. 7 Animal Dance - Albert Mangelsdorff (2:41)
  8. 8 Autumn Leaves - Albert Mangelsdorff (6:43)
  9. 9 Set 'Em Up - Albert Mangelsdorff (3:21)
  10. 10 Monday in Milan - Albert Mangelsdorff (5:27)
  11. 11 The Sheriff - Albert Mangelsdorff (3:55)
  12. 12 Why Are You Blue? - Albert Mangelsdorff (6:32)
  13. 13 Ornaments (6:34)
Disc 4
  1. 1 Creatoin of the World & Creation of Adam (3:54)
  2. 2 Recognition of Animals: Introduction (0:48)
  3. 3 Recognition of Animals: Variant I: Zebra, Lion, Camel (1:28)
  4. 4 Recognition of Animals: Variant II: Walrus, Ape (0:52)
  5. 5 Recognition of Animals: Variant III: Lamb, Leopard (1:47)
  6. 6 Recognition of Animals: Variant IV: Rabbit, Skunk, Fox (0:44)
  7. 7 Recognition of Animals: Variant V: Mountain Sheep, Deer (1:38)
  8. 8 Recognition of Animals: Finale (2:11)
  9. 9 Birth of Eve (3:47)
  10. 10 Adam & Eve Pas de Deux (2:36)
  11. 11 Teaching and Temptation (4:12)
  12. 12 Expulsion from the Garden of Eden (2:46)
  13. 13 Hopeful Encounter (4:40)
  14. 14 Tillamook Two (7:11)
  15. 15 Night Float (4:18)
  16. 16 Notions (4:00)
  17. 17 Another Encounter (5:10)
  18. 18 Wish Me Well (7:44)
Disc 5
  1. 1 Now's the Time (3:48)
  2. 2 Smoke Gets in Your Eyes (4:53)
  3. 3 Delaunay's Dilemma (4:28)
  4. 4 Love Me (5:04)
  5. 5 Yesterdays (6:20)
  6. 6 How Long Has This Been Going On? (5:50)
  7. 7 September Song (6:12)
  8. 8 Sand (2:12)
  9. 9 Ameer (4:18)
  10. 10 Alms (3:45)
  11. 11 Beneath the Sun (2:26)
  12. 12 Salaam (5:02)
  13. 13 One White Whale (2:55)
  14. 14 Turkish Blues (4:18)
  15. 15 Fez (3:32)
  16. 16 Muezzin (3:24)
  17. 17 Tassel (3:51)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
John Lewis Primary Artist
Eddie Costa Vibes
Richard Davis Bass
Eric Dolphy Flute, Bass Clarinet, Alto Flute, Alto Saxophone
Bill Evans Piano
Jimmy Giuffre Baritone Saxophone
Jim Hall Guitar
Bobby Jaspar Flute, Tenor Saxophone
Albert Mangelsdorff Trombone
Herb Pomeroy Trumpet
Buster Smith Drums
Nick Travis Trumpet
Joe Wilder Trumpet
Robert DiDomenica Flute
Giovanni Tommaso String Bass
Connie Kay Drums
Percy Heath Bass
George Duvivier Bass
Ray Alonge French Horn
William Arrowsmith Oboe
David Baker Trombone
John Barrows French Horn
Billy Bean Guitar
Melvin Broiles Trumpet
Alfred Brown Viola
Don Butterfield Tuba
Ornette Coleman Alto Saxophone
Sticks Evans Drums
Barry Galbraith Guitar
Gary McFarland Conductor
Silvije Glojnaric Drums
Bernie Glow Trumpet
Benny Golson Tenor Saxophone
Freddie Hubbard Trumpet, Soloist
Dick Hixson Trombone
Harold Jones Flute
Davor Kajfes Piano
Fred Kaz Piano
Scott LaFaro Bass
Al Levitt Drums
Charles Libove Violin
Jay McAllister Tuba
Louis Mucci Trumpet
Robert "Brother Ah" Northern French Horn
Ralph Pena Bass
Harvey Phillips Tuba
Paul Rovère Bass
Gunther Schuller French Horn
Victor Sproles Bass
Joe Tekula Cello
Phil Woods Clarinet
Harry Zaratzian Viola
Mike Zwerin Trombone
Bob Swisshelm French Horn
Al Kiger Trumpet
Donald Stewart Basset Horn
Alvin Brehm Bass
Roger Wanderscheid Drums
Loren Glickman Bassoon
Jozsef Paradi Upright Bass
Giulio Franzetti Violin
Enzo Porta Violin
Tito Riccardi Viola
Alfredo Riccardi Cello
Karl Theodor Geier Bass
Miljenko Prohaska Bass
John Richard Lewis Piano, Conductor
Technical Credits
George Gershwin Composer
Kurt Weill Composer
Count Basie Composer
Jim Hall Composer
John Lewis Composer
Albert Mangelsdorff Composer
Dick Katz Composer
Derek Smith Composer
Richard Rodgers Composer
Jerome Kern Composer
Frank Abbey Engineer
Billie Holiday Composer
Tom Dowd Engineer
Gary McFarland Arranger, Composer
Ira Gershwin Composer
Otto Harbach Composer
Lorenz Hart Composer
Nat Hentoff Liner Notes
Arthur Herzog Jr. Composer
Phil Iehle Engineer
Davor Kajfes Composer
Fred Kaz Composer
Gary Kramer Liner Notes
Herbert Magidson Composer
Arif Mardin Liner Notes
Johnny Mercer Composer
Charlie Parker Composer
Jacques Prévert Composer
David Raksin Composer
Gunther Schuller Composer, Liner Notes
Billy Strayhorn Composer
Bruce Swedien Engineer
René Urtreger Composer
Harry Warren Composer
Allie Wrubel Composer
Ralph J. Gleason Liner Notes
Horst Lippmann Liner Notes
Stanislaw Zagorski Artwork
Marvin Israel Cover Design
Lee Friedlander Cover Photo
Maxwell Anderson Composer
Joseph Kosma Composer
Irving Gordon Composer
Traditional Composer
John Richard Lewis Liner Notes
Bill Johnson's Louisiana Jug Band Cover Illustration
Zagreb Jazz Quartet Contributor
Quartetto di Milano Contributor
Earle Brown Engineer
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