PLAYS THE JIMMY MCHUCH SONGBOOK
2 LPs ON 1 CD !
This edition presents the complete original 1959 album Oscar Peterson Plays the Jimmy McHugh Songbook (Verve MG VS6092), for the first time ever on CD. The LP features Oscar Peterson’s classic trio with Ray Brown and Ed Thigpen. For this extended edition, it have been added various Jimmy McHugh compositions recorded during 1953/54, including the three complete EPs issued in 1954 as Oscar Peterson Plays Jimmy McHugh (Clef EPC 346 to 348). Featured are Peterson’s trios with Brown and Barney Kessel or Herb Ellis on guitar. These bonus tracks mark the pianist’s first attempt at making a McHugh Song Book.
[1-12] OSCA R PETERSON TRIO
PLAYS LAYS The Jimmy McHugh SongBook
Chicago, July 21 & August 1, 1959.
BONUS TRACKS [13-23]:
(13-14) Same persnnel as 1-12 except
Bar ney Kessel (g) replaces Thigpe n.
Oscar Peterso n (also voc on 13).
New York, May 21, 1953 (##13); Los Angeles, December 7, 1953 (##14).
(15-23) Same personnel as 1-12 except
Herb Ellis (g) replaces Thigpe n.
Los Angeles, November 16, 1954.
Music by JIMMY McHUGH on all compositions
(except 14, by McHugh & Jerome Kern)
Lyrics by DOROTHY FIELDS (except 1, 12, 21 & 23 by Harold Adamson; 3 & 16 by Clarence Gaskill;
6 by Dorothy Fields & George Oppenheimer; 8 & 15 by Gene Austin & Irving Mills; 11 by Frank Loesser)
INCLUDES 12-PAGES BOOKLET
01. You’re A Sweetheart
02. Lost In A Fog
03. I Can’t Believe That You’re In Love With Me
04. On The Sunny Side Of The Street
05.Diga Diga Doo
06. I Feel A Song Comin’ On
07. I’m In The Mood For Love
08. When My Sugar Walks Down The Street
09. Don’t Blame Me
10. I Can’t Give You Anything But Love
11. Can’t Get Out Of This Mood
12. I Couldn’t Sleep A Wink Last Night
13. I Can’t Give You Anything But Love
14. Lovely To Look At
15. When My Sugar Walks Down The Street
16. I Can’t Believe That You’re In Love With Me
17. On The Sunny Side Of The Street
18. Don’t Blame Me
19. I’m In The Mood For Love
20. I Can’t Give You Anything But Love
21. I Couldn’t Sleep A Wink Last Night
22. Diga Diga Doo
23.You’re A Sweetheart
Total time : 75:07