Billie Holiday

The Ben Wesbter / Harry Edison Sessions (131554)

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The Ben Wesbter / Harry Edison Sessions

Billie Holiday

Phoenix

8436539310792

PHX 130722

131554

JAZZ

2

The Ben Wesbter / Harry Edison Sessions

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CD 10,74 €

2-CDs SET  -  INCLUDES 12 BONUS TRACKS

The complete memorable recordings made by Billie Holiday in 1956-57 backed by a small group including Ben Webster, Harry Edison, Jimmy Rowles and Barney Kessel. A complete Holiday set recorded at Newport during the same period has been added as a bonus.

PERSONNEL:

BILLIE HOLIDAY
, vocals
BEN WEBSTER, tenor sax
HARRY “SWEETS” EDISON, trumpet
JIMMY ROWLES, piano
BARNEY KESSEL, guitar
On all tracks, plus:

Disc One, 1-4: Joe Mondragon (b), Alvin Stoller (d). Hollywood, August 14, 1956,
Disc One, 5-8: Red Mitchell (b), Alvin Stoller (d). Hollywood, August 18, 1956.
Disc One, 9-11: Same personnel as above. Hollywood, January 3, 1957.
Disc One, 12-15: Same personnel as above. Hollywood, January 4, 1957.
Disc One, 16-17 & Disc Two, 1-2: Same personnel as above. Hollywood, January 7, 1957.
Disc Two, 3-7: Same personnel as above. Hollywood, January 8, 1957.
Disc Two, 8-11: Red Mitchell (b), Larry Bunker (d). Hollywood, January 9, 1957.

* BONUS TRACKS:

Disc Two, 12-20: Billie Holiday (vcl), Mal Waldron (p), Joe Benjamin (b), Jo Jones (d).
Newport Jazz Festival, Newport, Rhode Island, July 6, 1957.

INCLUDES 16-PAGE BOOKLET


CD ONE
:
01 Do Nothin’ Till You Hear from Me 4:14 •
02 Cheek to Cheek 3:37
03 Ill Wind 6:17
04 Speak Low 4:29
05 We’ll Be Together Again 4:26
06 All or Nothing at All 5:41
07 Sophisticated Lady 4:5
08 April in Paris 3:05
09 I Wished on the Moon 3:2
10 Moonlight in Vermont 3:52
11 A Foggy Day 4:40
12 Comes Love (Version 1) 3:59
13 I Didn’t Know What Time It Was 6:02
14 Just One of Those Things 5:32
15 Comes Love (Version 2) 4:00
16 Day In, Day Out 6:48 17 But Not for Me 3:48
Total Time: 78:54

CD TWO:
01 Darn That Dream 6:19
02 Body and Soul 6:24
03 Just Friends 6:29
04 Stars Fell on Alabama 4:3
05 Say It Isn’t So 3:18
06 Love Is Here to Stay 3:44
07 One for My Baby (and One More for the Road) 5:42
08 They Can’t Take That Away from Me 4:12
09 Embraceable You 6:49
10 Let’s Call the Whole Thing Off 3:26
11 Gee, Baby, Ain’t I Good To You 5:37
12 Announcement by Johnny Mercer 0:41*
13 Lady Be Good (Theme) 0:10*
14 Nice Work If You Can Get It 2:38*
15 Willow, Weep for Me 3:08*
16 My Man 3:29*
17 Lover, Come Back to Me 2:05
18 Lady Sings the Blues 2:59*
19 What a Little Moonlight Can Do 2:53*
20 Lady Be Good (Theme & Closing Announcements) 0:18*
Total Time: 75:04