Songbooks (10CD)

Oscar Peterson

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10
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In Stock
Delivery Estimate
2-5 days
Genre
Jazz, Cool Jazz
Label
Documents
Released
November 3, 2014

Format: Compact Disc

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Description

10 CD box set the collects together fourteen albums by Oscar Peterson, the Canadian pianist was one of the most popular jazz artists of all time.

Included are classic recordings made between 1956 and 1959, such as Peterson and his trio performing 'At the Stratford Shakespearean Festival', 'A Jazz Portrait of Frank Sinatra' and the songbooks of Duke Ellington, George Gershwin, Harold Arlen, Jerome Kern and Cole Porter.

As a bonus there is the entire 1957 album by vocalist Anita O'Day, titled 'Anita Sings the Most', which features Oscar Peterson as part of her band. The box set also features leading jazz artists, such as Ray Brown, Herb Ellis, Stan Getz, Gerry Mulligan, Milt Jackson and others.

More Info

Key Value
Catalogue number 600189
Barcode 4053796001894
Number of items 10
Packaging type Box Set
Imported No
Weight 282g
Dimensions (LxWxH) 130mm x 35mm x 130mm

Disc 1

Track Listing — Disc 1

Song Title Time
1. Falling In Love With Love -
2. How About You? -
3. Flamingo -
4. Swinging On A Star -
5. Noreen's Nocturne -
6. Gypsy In My Soul -
7. How High The Moon -
8. Love You Madly -
9. 52nd Street Theme -

Disc 2

Track Listing — Disc 2

Song Title Time
1. The Lady Is A Tramp -
2. We'll Be Together Again -
3. Bluesology (Bags' Groove) -
4. Budo -
5. I've Got The World On A String -
6. Daahoud -
7. When Lights Are Low -
8. Evrev -
9. Liza -
10. Con Alma -
11. Close Your Eyes -
12. The Maidens Of Cadiz -
13. My Heart Stood Still -

Disc 3

Track Listing — Disc 3

Song Title Time
1. Sweet Georgia Brown -
2. Should I? -
3. When Lights Are Low -
4. Easy Listenin' Blues -
5. Pennies From Heaven -
6. The Champ -
7. Moonlight In Vermont -

Disc 4

Track Listing — Disc 4

Song Title Time
1. Chocolate Sundae -
2. When Your Lover Has Gone -
3. Candy 4. Ballade: Lush Life/Lullaby of the Leaves/Makin' Whoopee/It Never Entered My Mind -
5. Woodyn' You -

Disc 5

Track Listing — Disc 5

Song Title Time
1. D & E Blues -
2. Now's The Time -
3. Round About Midnight -
4. Should I? -
5. Big Fat Mama -
6. Indiana -
7. Joy Spring -
8. Elevation -
9. Stockholm Sweetnin' -
10. Blues For Big Scotia -
11. Close Your Eyes -
12. Spirit Feel -
13. Cubana Chant -
14. Con Alma -
15. O.P. -
16. Little Pea's Blues -

Disc 6

Track Listing — Disc 6

Song Title Time
1. Cotton Tail -
2. Just A- Sittin' And A- Rockin -
3. Take The 'A' Train -
4. John Hardy's Wife -
5. Sophisticated Lady -
6. Don't Get Around Much Anymore -
7. Rockin' In Rhythm -
8. Prelude To A Kiss -
9. In A Mellow Tone -
10. Things Ain't What They Used To Be -
11. I Got It Bad -
12. Do Nothing ' Till You Hear From Me -

Disc 7

Track Listing — Disc 7

Song Title Time
1. It Ain't Necessarily So -
2. The Man I Love -
3. Love Walked In -
4. I Was Doing All Right -
5. A Foggy Day -
6. Oh, Lady Be Good -
7. Our Love Is Here To Stay -
8. They All Laughed -
9. Let's Call The Whole Thing Off -
10. Summertime -
11. Nice Work If You Can Get It -
12. Shall We Dance? -
13. As Long As I Live -
14. Come Rain Or Come Shine -
15. Ac-Cent-Tchu-Ate The Positive -
16. Between The Devil And The Deep Blue Sea -
17. I've Got The World On A String -
18. That Old Black Magic -
19. Let's Fall In Love -
20. Stormy Weather -
21. Over The Rainbow -
22. Happiness Is A Thing Called Joe -
23. The Man That Got Away -
24. Ill Wind -

Disc 8

Track Listing — Disc 8

Song Title Time
1. I Won't Dance -
2. Bill -
3. The Song Is You -
4. A Fine Romance -
5. Can't Help Lovin' Dat Man -
6. Ol' Man River -
7. Long Ago (And far Away) -
8. Lovely To Look At -
9. Pick Yourself Up -
10. Smoke Gets In Your Eyes -
11. The Way You Look Tonight -
12. Yesterdays -
13. In The Still Of The Night -
14. It's Allright With Me -
15. Love For Sale -
16. Just One Of Those Things -
17. I've Got You Under My Skin -
18. Ev'ry Time We Say Goodbye -
19. Night And Day -
20. You'd Be So Easy To Love -
21. Why Can't You Behave -
22. I Love Paris -
23. I Concentrate On You -
24. It's De-Lovely -

Disc 9

Track Listing — Disc 9

Song Title Time
1. I Got Plenty O'Nuttin -
2. I Wants To Stay Here -
3. Summertime -
4. Oh, Dey's So Fresh And Fine -
5. Oh, Lawd, I'm On My Way -
6. It Ain't Necessarily So -
7. There's A Boat Dat's Leavin' Soon For New York -
8. Oh Bess, Oh Where's My Bess -
9. Here Come De Honey Man -
10. Bess, You Is My Woman Now -

Disc 10

Track Listing — Disc 10

Song Title Time
1. You Make Me Feel So Young -
2. Come Dance With Me -
3. Learnin' The Blues -
4. Witchcraft -
5. (Love Is) The Tender Trap -
6. Saturday Night (Is The Loneliest Night Of The Week) -
7. Just In Time -
8. It Happened In Monterey -
9. I Get A Kick Out Of You -
10. All Of Me -
11. The Birth Of The Blues -
12. How About You -
13. Anita O'Day - S'Wonderful/They Can't Take That Away From Me -
14. Anita O'Day - Tenderly -
15. Anita O'Day - Old Devil Moon -
16. Anita O'Day - Love Me Or Leave Me -
17. Anita O'Day - We'll Be Together Again -
18. Anita O'Day - Stella By Starlight -
19. Anita O'Day - Taking A Chance On Love -
20. Anita O'Day - Them There Eyes -
21. Anita O'Day - I've Got The World On A String -
22. Anita O'Day - You Turned The Tables On Me -
23. Anita O'Day - Bewitched, Bothered And Bewildered -