Lee Wiley

Music of Manhattan 1951 (UPCD 27.46)

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Music of Manhattan 1951

Lee Wiley

Uptown

026198274627

UTR 70863

UPCD 27.46

JAZZ-VOCAL

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Music of Manhattan 1951

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CD 12,39 €

4 1/2 STARS ALL MUSIC GUIDE

Live recordings from 1951 and 1952.
Eddie Condon described Wiley as the 'world's greatest jazz singer', but as Lee herself describes it, "This is late-at-night music."

28 page CD booklet with round table discussion coordinated by Will Friedwald (producer Mitch Miller, Joe Bushkin, George Wein, and pianist Stan Freeman).  Booklet contains rare, unpublished photos from her Boston Storyville appearance(music, of which, is incuded on the CD).


PERSONNEL:

LEE WILEY,
vocal, featuring

BUCK CLAYTON, BILLY BUTTERFIELD, GEORGE WEIN, MILT HINTON, JO JONES, among others

TRACKS:

01. Street of Dreams
02. Oh, Look At Me Now
03. Hallelujah
04. Manhattan
05. Manhattan
06. Ghost Of A Chance
07. Sugar
08. I've Got A Crush On You
09. Sugar
10. Anytime, Anyday, Anywhere
11. Oh, Look At Me Now
12. Deed I Do
13. That's For Sure
14. 'S Wonderful
15. I've Got A Crush On You
16. Anytime, Anyday, Anywhere
17. Street Of Dreams
18. Manhattan
19. Deed I Do
20. I've Got A Crush On You
21. I'm Comin' Virginia
22. Down To SteamBoat Tennessee
23. Baby, Won't You Please Come Home