The Definitive Performances

Music CD - 1999
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Publisher: New York ; Sony Music Entertainment, c1999
Branch Call Number: JAZ
Alternative Title: Freedom is in the trying / Wynton Marsalis
A thousand autumns / Branford marsalis Trio
Steppin' out with my baby / Tony Bennett
Round midnight / Dexter Gordon
The artist in America / Ornette Coleman with The London Symphony Orchestra
Birdland / Weather Report
Watermelon man / Herbie Hancock
Meeting of the spirits / Mahavishnu Orchestra with John McLaughlin
Sanctuary / Miles Davis
Searching (pleading for love) / Duke Ellington
Straight, no chaser / Thelonius Monk Quartet
It's all right with me / Erroll Garner
Take five / The Dave Brubeck Quartet
Goodbye pork pie hat / Charles Mingus Jazz Workshop
So what / Miles Davis Sextet with Cannonball Adderey, John Coltrane, Bill Evans
Nica's dream / Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers featuring Horace Silver
Four brothers / Woody Herman & his orchestra featuring Stan Getz
T'ain't what'cha do, it's the way how'cha do it / Jimmie Lunceford & his orchestra
Let me off uptown / Gene Krupa & his orchestra featuring Roy Eldridge & Anita O'Day
9:20 Special / Count Basie 7 his orchestra featuring Coleman Hawkins
It don't mean a thing if it ain't got that swing / Duke Ellington & his orchestra featuring Stan Getz
I can't get started / Dizzy Gillespie
flying home / Benny Goodman sextet featuring Charlie Christian and Lionel Hampton
Lester leaps in / Count Basie's Kansas City Seven featuring Lester young
God bless the child / Billie Holiday
Tiger rag / Art Tatum
West end blues / Louis Armstrong & his Hot five featuring Earl Hines
Singin' the blues / Frankie Trumbauer & his orchestra featuring Bix Beiderbecke
Wild cat blues / Clarence Williams Blue five featuring Sidney Bechet
The stampede / Fletcher Henderson & his orchestra
Dippermouth blues (aka Sugar foot stoomp) / King Oliver's Creole Jazz Band
St. Louis Blues / Bessie Smith
(Back home in) Indiana / The Original Dixieland Jazz Band
Indiana / The Original Dixieland Jazz Band


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