The Complete History Of Jazz 1899-1959 (4CD)

Various Artists

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A galaxy of innovators tells this History Of Jazz, from its earliest beginnings in a bygone century, through its many transitions, taking in Ragtime, Swing, BeBop, Hard Bop and Free Jazz, and other strains throughout the development of this vital music.

The cast list includes the greatest musical magicians of 20th century, people that created and developed this ever-changing music. Compiled and annotated by Joop Visser, acknowledged Jazz historian. Includes 89 tracks over 4 CDs with a 32 page booklet.

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Key Value
Catalogue number PROPERBOX201
Barcode 0805520022019
Number of items 4
Packaging type Box Set
Imported No
Weight 225g
Dimensions (LxWxH) 145mm x 10mm x 125mm

Disc 1

Track Listing — Disc 1

Song Title Time
1. Scott Joplin - Maple Leaf Rag 03:15
2. Original Dixieland Jazz Band - Tiger Rag 03:36
3. Kid Ory's Sunshine Orchestra - Ory's Creole Trombone 03:22
4. King Oliver - Dippermouth Blues 02:26
5. New Orleans Rhythm Kings - Tin Roof Blues 03:00
6. Clarence Williams Blue Five - Wild Cat Blues 02:59
7. Andrew Hilaire (Jelly Roll Morton's Red Hot Peppers) - Black Bottom Stomp 03:09
8. Russell's Hot Six - 29th And Dearborn 02:47
9. Louis Armstrong - Potato Head Blues 02:54
10. Baby Dodds (Jelly Roll Morton) - Wolverine Blues 03:16
11. Jimmy Noone's Apex Club Orchestra - Apex Blues 02:56
12. Bunk Johnson's Street Paraders - Make Me A Pallet On The Floor 03:46
13. Bessie Smith - Backwater Blues 03:17
14. Frankie Trumbauer And His Orchestra - Singing The Blues 03:03
15. Bix Beiderbecke and his Gang - Since My Best Gal Turned Me Down 03:07
16. Joe Venuti's Blue Four - A Mug Of Ale 03:00
17. The Chicago Rhythm Kings - I've Found A New Baby 03:10
18. Fats Waller - Handful Of Keys 02:45
19. The Louisiana Rhythm Kings - Basin Street Blues 03:16
20. Don Redman And His Orchestra - Chant Of The Weed 03:13
21. Bennie Moten's Kansas City Orchestra - Toby 03:23
22. Fletcher Henderson And His Orchestra - Down South Camp Meeting 02:57
23. Red Allen – Coleman Hawkins - Jamaica Shout 03:00
24. Benny Carter - Devil’s Holiday 03:06
25. Eddie Condon and his Orchestra - The Eel 03:02

Disc 2

Track Listing — Disc 2

Song Title Time
1. Chick Webb's Savoy Orchestra - Stomping At The Savoy 03:08
2. Art Tatum - Liza 02:55
3. Ben Thigpen (Andy Kirk & His Clouds Of Joy) - Walkin' & Swingin' 02:41
4. Count Basie - One O'Clock Jump 03:01
5. Billie Holiday - This Year's Kisses 03:08
6. Tommy Dorsey - I'm Getting Sentimental Over You 03:28
7. Jimmie Lunceford And His Orchestra - For Dancers Only 02:41
8. Bunny Berigan And His Orchestra - I Can't Get Started 04:45
9. Teddy Wilson - Rosetta 02:48
10. Bob Crosby And His Orchestra - South Rampart Street Parade 03:28
11. Benny Goodman & His Orchestra - Don't Be That Way 03:20
12. Cab Calloway - At The Clambake Carnival 02:29
13. Chu Berry “Little Jazz” Ensemble - Forty Six West Fifty Two 02:31
14. Johnny Hodges - Jeep's Blues 02:52
15. Harry James And The Boogie Woogie Trio - Woo Woo 03:14
16. Pee Wee Russell's Rhythmakers - Dinah 02:37
17. Coleman Hawkins and his Orchestra - Body And Soul 02:58
18. Duke Ellington - Ko-Ko 02:40
19. Charlie Christian - Wholly Cats 03:10
20. Jack Teagarden's Big Eight - Shine 03:55
21. Glenn Miller - In The Mood 03:35
22. Django Reinhardt - Nuages 03:15
23. Artie Shaw - Stardust 03:36
24. Gene Krupa - Let Me Off Uptown 03:07
25. Lionel Hampton - Flying Home 03:07

Disc 3

Track Listing — Disc 3

Song Title Time
1. Lester Young - Sometimes I'm Happy 03:05
2. Billy Eckstine And His Orchestra - Blowing The Blues Away 03:10
3. Dizzy Gillespie All Stars - Good Bait 02:57
4. J.C. Heard (Red Norvo & His Selected Sextet) - Congo Blues 03:50
5. Charlie Parker's Reboppers - Ko-Ko 02:54
6. Don Byas - Super Session 03:00
7. Jay Jay Johnson's Beboppers - Jay Bird 02:56
8. The Beboboys - Webb City 05:41
9. Bud Powell Trio - Indiana 02:36
10. Chuck Thompson (Dexter Gordon Quintet) - The Chase 06:44
11. Claude Thornhill & His Orchestra - Thrivin' On A Riff 03:03
12. Tiny Kahn (Red Rodney's Be-Boppers) - All God's Children Got Rhythm 02:46
13. Ella Fitzgerald - How High The Moon 03:11
14. Fats Navarro - Nostalgia 02:42
15. Shadow Wilson (Leo Parker's All Stars) Wee Dot (Johnson) Take - Wee Dot 02:23
16. Don Lamond (Woody Herman & His Orchestra) - Four Brothers 03:16
17. Thelonious Monk - Misterioso 03:20
18. Kenny Clarke & (The Tadd Dameron Sextet) - Lady Bird 02:49
19. James Moody's Modernists - Tin Tin Deo 02:44
20. Lennie Tristano - Wow 03:21
21. George Shearing - Conception 02:53
22. Charlie Ventura - East Of Suez 03:27

Disc 4

Track Listing — Disc 4

Song Title Time
1. Shorty Rogers - Over The Rainbow 02:58
2. Stan Getz - The Song Is You 02:46
3. Gerry Mulligan - Bernie's Tune 02:50
4. Stan Kenton And His Orchestra - Young Blood 03:12
5. Chet Baker - Look For The Silver Lining 02:38
6. Sarah Vaughan - Shulie A Bop 02:47
7. Clifford Brown - Daahoud 03:58
8. Ben Webster/Art Tatum Quartet - Night And Day 05:30
9. Horace Silver - The Preacher 04:16
10. Sonny Rollins - St. Thomas 06:44
11. Miles Davis - Round About Midnight 05:55
12. Art Pepper - Straight Life 04:05
13. Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - Moanin' 09:35
14. Ornette Coleman - The Blessing 04:45
15. John Coltrane - Giant Steps 04:46
16. Dave Brubeck - Take Five 05:26
17. Charles Mingus - Goodbye Pork Pie Hat 05:44