Lester Young - The "Kansas City" Sessions

Lester Young - The Singer: Lester Young
Title: The "Kansas City" Sessions
Label: Commodore ‎– CMD-402
Type: CD, Compilation, Club Edition
Country: US
Date of released: 1997
Category: Jazz
Style: Swing
MP3 RAR album: 1484 mb
FLAC RAR album: 1590 mb
Album rating: 3.7
Available format: MP3 FLAC AUD WAV AHX AIFF MIDI AAC FLAC
Genre: Jazz

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1 Way Down Yonder In New Orleans (#2)
Ensemble – Kansas City Six
3:00
2 Way Down Yonder In New Orleans
Ensemble – Kansas City Six
2:57
3 Countless Blues
Ensemble – Kansas City Six
3:01
4 Countless Blues (#2)
Ensemble – Kansas City Six
2:59
5 Them There Eyes (#2)
Ensemble – Kansas City SixVocals – Freddie Green
2:57
6 Them There Eyes
Ensemble – Kansas City SixVocals – Freddie Green
2:58
7 I Want A Little Girl
Ensemble – Kansas City Six
2:53
8 I Want A Little Girl (#2)
Ensemble – Kansas City Six
2:54
9 Pagin' The Devil
Ensemble – Kansas City Six
2:57
10 Pagin' The Devil (#2)
Ensemble – Kansas City Six
2:55
11 Three Little Words (#2)
Ensemble – Kansas City Six
3:19
12 Three Little Words
Ensemble – Kansas City Six
2:52
13 Jo Jo
Ensemble – Kansas City Six
3:17
14 I Got Rhythm (#3)
Ensemble – Kansas City Six
3:15
15 I Got Rhythm (#2)
Ensemble – Kansas City Six
3:15
16 I Got Rhythm
Ensemble – Kansas City Six
3:16
17 Four O'Clock Drag
Ensemble – Kansas City Six
2:51
18 Four O'Clock Drag (#3)
Ensemble – Kansas City Six
2:50
19 Laughing At Life
Ensemble – Kansas City Five
3:05
20 Good Mornin' Blues
Ensemble – Kansas City Five
2:51
21 I Know That You Know
Ensemble – Kansas City Five
3:04
22 Love Me Or Leave Me
Ensemble – Kansas City Five
2:47

Companies, etc.

  • Manufactured For – BMG Direct Marketing, Inc. – D 116875

Credits

  • Bass – John Simmons (tracks: 11 to 18), Walter Page (tracks: 1 to 10, 19 to 22)
  • Drums – Jo Jones
  • Guitar – Freddie Green (tracks: 1 to 10, 19 to 22)
  • Piano – Joe Bushkin (tracks: 11 to 18)
  • Producer – John Hammond (tracks: 19 to 22), Milt Gabler (tracks: 1 to 18)
  • Tenor Saxophone, Clarinet – Lester Young (tracks: 1 to 18)
  • Trombone – Dicky Wells* (tracks: 11 to 18)
  • Trombone, Electric Guitar – Eddie Durham (tracks: 1 to 10, 19 to 22)
  • Trumpet – Bill Coleman (tracks: 11 to 18), Buck Clayton (tracks: 1 to 10, 19 to 22)

Notes

BMG Club Edition
1997 CD compilation of Commodore material.

Recorded in New York City.
Tracks 1 to 10 recorded September 28, 1938.
Tracks 11 to 18 recorded March 27, 1944.
Tracks 19 to 22 recorded March 16, 1938.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 011105040228

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
CMD 14022 Lester Young The "Kansas City" Sessions ‎(CD, Comp) Commodore CMD 14022 Europe 1997
CMD-402 Lester Young The "Kansas City" Sessions ‎(CD, Comp) Commodore CMD-402 US 1997
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