The Verve story 1944-1994.

Format: Music CD 1994
Availability: Unavailable 0 copies
Disc 1,1944-1953. Blues (JATP) ; Oh, lady be good! (JATP) ; I've found a new baby (Lester Young) ; Trav'lin' light (Billie Holiday) ; Repetition (Charlie Parker) ; Picasso (Coleman Hawkins) ; Tonga (Machito) ; Celia (Bud Powell) ; Just friends (Charlie Parker) ; Bloomdido (Charlie Parker, Dizzy Gillespie) ; Jeep's blues (Johnny Hodges) ; Drum boogie (Gene Krupa) ; Port of Rico (Illinois Jacquet) ; Tenderly (Oscar Peterson) ; It don't mean a thing (if it ain't got that swing) (Dizzy Gillespie, Stan Getz) ; Echoes of Harlem (Roy Eldridge)
Disc two, 1953-1957. Tea for two (Art Tatum) ; Manteca (theme) (Dizzy Gillespie) ; My one and only love (Benny Carter) ; Flying home (Lionel Hampton) ; Lemonaid 21 (Flip Phillips) ; Every day I have the blues (Count Basie, Joe Williams) ; April in Paris (Count Basie) ; Honeysuckle Rose (Anita O'Day) ; All of me (Lester Young, Teddy Wilson) ; Just one of those things (Ella Fitzgerald) ; Lady sings the blues (Billie Holiday) ; Swinging on a star (Oscar Peterson) ; Cooking the blues (Buddy DeFranco) ; They can't take that away from me (Ella Fitzgerald, Louis Armstrong) ; La Rosita (Coleman Hawkins, Ben Webster) ; I know that you know (Dizzy Gillespie, Sonny Stitt, Sonny Rollins)
Disc three, 1957-1962. Crazy rhythm (Stan Getz, J.J. Johnson) ; Surrey with the fringe on top (Blossom Dearie) ; Stompy Jones (Duke Ellington, Johnny Hodges) ; I can't give you anything but love (Sonny Stitt) ; Chelsea Bridge (Gerry Mulligan, Ben Webster) ; Mack the Knife (Ella Fitzgerald) ; Too close for comfort (Mel Tormé) ; In the mornings out there (Jimmy Giuffre) ; I'm gonna go fishin' (Gerry Mulligan) ; Night rider (Stan Getz) ; I remember you (Lee Konitz) ; Something's coming (Oscar Peterson) ; Desafinado (Stan Getz, Charlie Byrd) ; Walk on the wild side (Jimmy Smith)
Disc four, 1962-1994. 'Round midnight (Bill Evans) ; The girl from Ipanema (Stan Getz, João Gilberto) ; Soul sauce (Cal Tjader) ; Last night when we were young (Kenny Burrell) ; If you could see me now (Wes Montgomery) ; Night train (Jimmy Smith, Wes Montgomery) ; Every night (Joe Williams) ; The good life (Betty Carter) ; You won't forget me (Shirley Horn) ; Bird alone (Abbey Lincoln) ; Johnny come lately (Joe Henderson) ; Hello my lovely (Charlie Haden).

Additional Information
Subjects Jazz.
Jazz vocals.
Publisher New York, N.Y. :Verve,1994
Contributors Young, Lester, 1909-1959, performer.
Holiday, Billie, 1915-1959, performer.
Parker, Charlie, 1920-1955, performer.
Hawkins, Coleman, performer.
Machito, performer.
Powell, Bud, performer.
Gillespie, Dizzy, 1917-1993, performer.
Hodges, Johnny, performer.
Krupa, Gene, 1909-1973, performer.
Jacquet, Illinois, performer.
Peterson, Oscar, 1925-2007, performer.
Getz, Stan, 1927-1991, performer.
Eldridge, Roy, 1911-1989, performer.
Tatum, Art, 1909-1956, performer.
Carter, Benny, performer.
Hampton, Lionel, performer.
Phillips, Flip, performer.
Basie, Count, 1904-1984, performer.
Williams, Joe, 1918-1999, performer.
O'Day, Anita, performer.
Wilson, Teddy, 1912-1986, performer.
Fitzgerald, Ella, performer.
DeFranco, Buddy, 1923-2014, performer.
Armstrong, Louis, 1901-1971, performer.
Webster, Ben, 1909-1973, performer.
Stitt, Sonny, performer.
Rollins, Sonny, performer.
Johnson, J. J., 1924-2001, performer.
Dearie, Blossom, performer.
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974, performer.
Mulligan, Gerry, performer.
Tormé, Mel, 1925-1999, performer.
Giuffre, Jimmy, performer.
Konitz, Lee, performer.
Byrd, Charlie, 1925-1999, performer.
Smith, Jimmy, performer.
Evans, Bill, 1929-1980, performer.
Gilberto, João, performer.
Tjader, Cal, performer.
Burrell, Kenny, performer.
Montgomery, Wes, 1923-1968, performer.
Carter, Betty, 1930-1998, performer.
Horn, Shirley, performer.
Lincoln, Abbey, performer.
Henderson, Joe, 1937-2001, performer.
Haden, Charlie, performer.
Verve Records (Firm)
Jazz at the Philharmonic (Musical group), performer.
Participants/Performers Various performers.
Language English
Notes Verve: 314 521 737-2 (314 521 738-2--314 521 741-2).
Previously released material.
Compact disc.
Program notes by Chris Albertson (34 p. : ill.) included.
Description 4 audio discs : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
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