Hollywood Swing and Jazz: Hot Numbers from Classic MGM, Warner Bros., and RKO Films > Various Artists


Recording Details

Date
2000
Type
Audio / Film Cast / (Compilation)
Language
English
Music
Count Basie (45), Vernon Duke (141), Duke Ellington (144), George Gershwin (859), Arthur Herzog Jr. (3), Billie Holiday (173), Jimmy McHugh (230)
Lyrics
Dorothy Fields (368), Ira Gershwin (708), Arthur Herzog Jr. (3), Billie Holiday (173), John Latouche (73), Andy Razaf (53), Various (574)
Producer
George Feltenstein (55)
Engineer
Doug Schwartz (21)
Liner Notes
Will Friedwald (114)
Package Design
Julie Vlasak
Conductor
Ray Anthony (30), Louis Armstrong (199), Benny Carter (50), Jimmy Dorsey (20), Duke Ellington (144), Benny Goodman (78), Harry James (59), Jimmie Lunceford (5), André Previn (146), Freddie Rich (2), Artie Shaw (45)
Performer
Ivie Anderson (11), Louis Armstrong (199), Pearl Bailey (94), John W. Bubbles (7), Buck & Bubbles (5), Ford Buck, Hoagy Carmichael (125), Nat "King" Cole (139), Bing Crosby (463), Dorothy Dandridge (10), Johnny "Scat" Davis (6), Doris Day (370), Billy Eckstine (64), Stan Getz (29), Astrud Gilberto (13), Jeni Le Gon (2), The Hall Johnson Choir (10), Lena Horne (205), The King Sisters (20), Frances Langford (84), Marcy McGuire (7), Carmen McRae (78), The Mills Brothers (50), Bill "Bojangles" Robinson (24), Ivy Scott (5), Six Hits and a Miss (15), The Three Symphonettes, Mel Tormé (158), Leslie Uggams (58), Thomas "Fats" Waller (72), Ethel Waters (73), Julie Wilson [1] (40)
Musician
Louis Armstrong (199) — trumpet,
Buster Bailey (6) — clarinet,
Dave Bailey (13) — drums,
Danny Barcelona — drums,
Red Calendar — bass,
Buddy Catlett (4) — bass,
Buddy Clark (70) — bass,
Barrett Deems (3) — drums,
Harry "Sweets" Edison (2) — trumpet,
Bob Enevoldson — valve trombine,
Art Farmer (35) — trumpet,
Garland Finney — piano,
Russ Freeman (15) — piano,
Tyree Glenn (6) — trombone,
Ed Hall (2) — clarinet,
Illinois Jaquet — tenor sax,
Jo Jones (28) — drums,
Billy Kyle (3) — piano,
Marlowe Morris (2) — piano,
Gerry Mulligan (29) — bartitone sax,
Art Pepper (24) — bartitone sax,
Bill Perkins (21) — tenor sax,
Hazel Scott (16) — piano,
Arvelle Shaw (2) — bass,
John Simmons (17) — bass,
Jack Teagarden (27) — trombone,
Lester Young (22) — tenor sax,
Trummy Young (3) — trombone,
Artie Shaw & His Orchestra (11), Benny Carter & His Orchestra (5), Benny Goodman & His Orchestra (16), Sidney drums Catlett, Count Basie & His Octet, Duke Ellington & His Orchestra (8), Freddie Rich & His Orchestra, Harry James & His Orchestra (7), The Hazel Scott Trio, Jimmie Lunceford & His Orchestra (3), Jimmy Dorsey & His Orchestra (8), Louis Armstrong & His All-Stars, Benny Goodman Quartet (3), Ray Anthony & His Orchestra, Andre Previn Trio (2), Page Cavanaugh Trio (3), Warner Bros. Studio Orchestra (13)
Notes
Jazz numbers from MGM/Warner Bros/RKO movies
Shortcode
[r15003]

Releases

Format
2-CD
Label
Rhino
Released
2002-06-24
Barcode
081227980528
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Includes Tracks From
The Duchess Of Idaho - 1950 Film Soundtrack
High Society - 1956 Film Soundtrack
Hollywood Hotel - 1937 Film Soundtrack
Bathing Beauty - 1944 Film Soundtrack
Romance on the High Seas - 1948 Film Soundtrack
Cabin in the Sky - 1943 Film Soundtrack
Going Places - 1938 Film Soundtrack
Higher and Higher - 1943 Film Soundtrack
When the Boys Meet the Girls - 1965 Film Soundtrack
Blues in the Night - 1941 Film
A Day At The Races - 1937 Soundtrack
This Could Be the Night - 1957 Film Soundtrack
Broadway Rhythm - 1944 Film
Thrill of a Romance - 1945 Film
Dancing Co-Ed - 1939 Soundtrack
Hooray for Love - 1935 Film
Skirts Ahoy! - 1952 Film
Cairo - 1943 Film
Small Town Girl - 1953 Film Soundtrack
# Tracks
51
Length
2:35:33
Lists
19 collectors / 2 wish lists
History
1 Revisions
Shortcode
[rl21324]
1. Living in a Great Big Way -- Bill "Bojangles" Robinson, Thomas "Fats" Waller, Jeni Le Gon
song from Hooray for Love
2. Congo Fever (Jungle Fever) (from Operator 13) -- The Mills Brothers
3. Let That Be a Lesson to You -- Johnny "Scat" Davis, Frances Langford, Benny Goodman & His Orchestra
song from Hollywood Hotel
4. I've Got a Heartful of Music -- The Benny Goodman Quartet
song from Hollywood Hotel
5. You're an Education (from the short Freddie Rich and His Orchestra) -- The Three Symphonettes, Freddie Rich & His Orchestra
6. All God's Chillun Got Rhythm -- Allan Jones, Ivie Anderson, Benny & The Chrinoline Choir, Duke Ellington & His Orchestra
7. Jeepers Creepers -- Louis Armstrong
song from Going Places
8. Nightmare -- Artie Shaw & His Orchestra
song from Dancing Co-Ed
9. Traffic Jam -- Artie Shaw & His Orchestra
song from Dancing Co-Ed
10. Blues in the Night (outtake) -- Jimmie Lunceford & His Orchestra
11. You've Got to Know How to Dance (from the short Six Hits and a Miss) -- Six Hits and a Miss, Warner Bros. Studio Orchestra
12. Buds Won't Bud -- Ethel Waters
song from Hooray For What!
track from Cairo [1943 Film]
13. Medley: -- Duke Ellington & His Orchestra
Things Ain't What They Used to Be
Going Up
song from Cabin in the Sky
14. Shine -- (Ford) Buck & (John W.) Bubbles, Hall Johnson Choir
song from Cabin in the Sky
15. Mrs. Whiffen (outtake) -- Mel Tormé, Marcy McGuire, Ivy Scott
16. One O'Clock Jump (from I Dood It!) -- Jimmy Dorsey & His Orchestra
17. Body and Soul (outtake) -- The Hazel Scott Trio
song from Three's a Crowd
18. Toot Suite -- Harry James & His Orchestra
song from Bathing Beauty
19. Hong Kong Blues (from To Have and Have Not) -- Hoagy Carmichael
20. Baltimore Oriole (from To Have and Have Not) -- Hoagy Carmichael
21. Please Don't Say No -- The King Sisters
22. Jammin' the Blues (from the short Jammin' the Blues) -- Lester Young, Harry "Sweets" Edison, Illinois Jaquet, Marlowe Morris & Garland Finney, John Simmons & Red Calendar, Sidney Catlett & Jo Jones
23. On the Sunny Side of the Street (from the short Jammin' the Blues) -- Lester Young, Harry "Sweets" Edison, Illinois Jaquet, Marlowe Morris & Garland Finney, John Simmons & Red Calendar, Sidney Catlett & Jo Jones
24. It's You Or No One -- Doris Day, Page Cavanaugh Trio
25. You Do Something to Me -- Lena Horne
26. I'll Get By (As Long as I Have You) -- Lena Horne (Private studio recording made expressly for Louis B. Mayer) (1949)
1. Medley: -- Benny Carter & His Orchestra
Do, Do, Do
song from Oh, Kay!
Bidin' My Time
song from Girl Crazy
I've Got a Crush on You
song from Treasure Girl
Love Is Here
2. Ain't Misbehavin' (from The Strip) -- Jack Teagarden, Louis Armstrong & His All-Stars
song from Hot Chocolates
3. Hold Me Close to You -- Billy Eckstine
song from Skirts Ahoy!
4. Taking a Chance on Love (from Remains to Be Seen) -- Dorothy Dandridge
song from Cabin in the Sky
5. My Flaming Heart -- Nat "King" Cole
song from Small Town Girl
6. Now You Has Jazz -- Bing Crosby & Louis Armstrong with Ed Hall, Trummy Young, Barrett Deems, Billy Kyle, Arvelle Shaw
song from High Society
7. I Love You, Samantha -- Bing Crosby & Louis Armstrong
song from High Society
8. I Got It Bad (And That Ain't Good) -- Julie Wilson, Ray Anthony & His Orchestra
song from Jump for Joy
Tracks 9-17 from The Subterraneans (1960)
9. Improvisation -- André Previn Trio
10. Red Drum Blues -- André Previn Trio
11. Improvisation -- André Previn Trio
12. Coffee Time -- Carmen McRae, André Previn Trio
13. Spaghetti Fantasy -- Russ Freeman, Bill Perkins, Gerry Mulligan, Art Pepper, Art Farmer, Bob Enevoldson, Buddy Clark, Dave Bailey
14. Alarm Clock -- Russ Freeman, Bill Perkins, Gerry Mulligan, Art Pepper, Art Farmer, Bob Enevoldson, Buddy Clark, Dave Bailey
15. Should I? -- André Previn Trio
16. Things Are Looking Down -- Russ Freeman, Bill Perkins, Gerry Mulligan, Art Pepper, Art Farmer, Bob Enevoldson, Buddy Clark, Dave Bailey
17. Bread and Wine -- Russ Freeman, Bill Perkins, Gerry Mulligan, Art Pepper, Art Farmer, Bob Enevoldson, Buddy Clark, Dave Bailey
18. God Bless the Child -- Pearl Bailey
19. Don't Blame Me (from Two Weeks in Another Town) -- Leslie Uggams
song from Clowns in Clover
20. Sunday in New York (from Sunday in New York) -- Mel Tormé
21. Girl from Ipanema (from Get Yourself a College Girl) -- Stan Getz & Astrud Gilberto with Gary Burton, Gene Cherrico, Joe Hunt
Tracks 22-24 from Made in Paris (1966)
22. Skol Sister -- Count Basie & His Octet
23. Goof Proof -- Count Basie & His Octet
24. Lottie -- Count Basie & His Octet
25. I Got Rhythm -- Louis Armstrong with Tyree Glenn, Buster Bailey, Billy Kyle, Buddy Catlett, Danny Barcelona
song from Girl Crazy

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