Billy May, Glen Gray - Swing Era: Swingtime II

Artist:
Billy May
Category:
Jazz
Name:
Swing Era: Swingtime II
Quality:
FLAC, MP3
Label: Time Life Music ‎– R700-02, EMI Music Special Markets ‎– 72434 97064 2 2
Series: The Swing Era – R700-02
Type: 2 x CD, Album
Country: US
Date of released: 1999
Category: Jazz
Style: Big Band, Swing

Tracklist Hide Credits

1-1 Opus One (Tommy Dorsey Version)
Conductor – Glen GrayWritten-By, Arranged By – Sy Oliver
3:00
1-2 Woodchopper's Ball (Woody Herman Version)
Arranged By – Joe BishopConductor – Glen GrayWritten-By – Joe Bishop, Woody Herman
3:20
1-3 In A Persian Market (Larry Clinton Version)
Arranged By – Larry ClintonConductor – Billy MayWritten-By – Albert W. Ketelbey
3:09
1-4 Don't Be That Way (Benny Goodman Version)
Arranged By – Edgar SampsonConductor – Billy MayWritten-By – Benny Goodman, Edgar Sampson
3:20
1-5 Temptation (Artie Shaw Version)
Arranged By – Lennie HaytonConductor – Billy MayWritten-By – Nacio Herb Brown
3:01
1-6 Moon Glow (Benny Goodman Version)
Conductor – Billy MayWritten-By – Eddie DeLange, Will Hudson
3:24
1-7 Topsy (Count Basie Version)
Arranged By – Eddie DurhamConductor – Glen GrayWritten-By – Eddie Durham, Edgar William Battle*
3:18
1-8 Stardust (Artie Shaw Version)
Arranged By – Artie ShawConductor – Billy MayWritten-By – Hoagy Carmichael
3:40
1-9 Caravan (Duke Ellington Version)
Arranged By – Duke EllingtonConductor – Billy MayWritten-By – Duke Ellington, Juan Tizol
2:35
1-10 Moonlight Cocktail (Glenn Miller Version)
Arranged By – Jerry GrayConductor – Glenn MillerVocals – Bob GrabeauWritten-By – Kim Gannon, Luckey Roberts*
3:08
1-11 Goody Goody (Benny Goodman Version)
Arranged By – Henri WoodeConductor – Billy MayVocals – Helen WardWritten-By – Johnny Mercer, Matty Malneck
2:30
1-12 Song Of India (Tommy Dorsey Version)
Arranged By – Red Bone , Tommy DorseyConductor – Billy MayWritten-By – Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
3:03
1-13 Don't Sit Under The Apple Tree (Glenn Miller Version)
Arranged By – Jerry GrayConductor – Billy MayWritten-By – Charles Tobias, Lew Brown, Sam H. Stept
3:10
1-14 Begin The Beguine (Eddie Haywood Version)
Arranged By – Eddie Haywood*Conductor – Glen GrayWritten-By – Cole Porter
3:20
1-15 I Can't Get Started (Bunny Berigan Version)
Arranged By – Joe Lippman*Conductor – Glen GrayWritten-By – Vernon Duke
3:47
2-1 Moonlight Serenade (Glenn Miller Version)
Conductor – Glen GrayWritten-By, Arranged By – Glenn Miller
3:26
2-2 March Of The Toys (Tommy Dorsey Version)
Arranged By – Deane KincaideConductor – Billy MayWritten-By – Victor Herbert
3:12
2-3 King Porter Stomp (Benny Goodman Version)
Arranged By – Fletcher HendersonConductor – Billy MayWritten-By – Jelly Roll Morton
3:06
2-4 Tampico (Stan Kenton Version)
Arranged By – Gene RolandConductor – Billy MayVocals – Eileen WilsonWritten-By – Allan Roberts, Doris Fisher
2:37
2-5 Nightmare (Artie Shaw Version)
Conductor – Glen GrayWritten-By, Arranged By – Artie Shaw
3:01
2-6 Rhythm Is Our Business (Jimmie Lunceford Version)
Arranged By – Ed Wilcox*Conductor – Billy MayWritten-By – Jimmie Lunceford, Sammy Cahn, Saul Chaplin
3:17
2-7 Sentimental Journey (Les Brown Version)
Arranged By – Ben HomerConductor – Billy MayVocals – Eileen WilsonWritten-By – Ben Homer, Bud Green, Les Brown
3:19
2-8 Jumpin' At The Woodside (Count Basie Version)
Conductor – Glen GrayWritten-By – Count Basie
2:49
2-9 I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart (Duke Ellington Version)
Conductor – Billy MayWritten-By, Arranged By – Duke Ellington
3:17
2-10 Redskin Rhumba (Charlie Barnet Version)
Conductor – Glen GrayWritten-By, Arranged By – Charlie Barnet
2:35
2-11 Mission To Moscow (Benny Goodman Version)
Conductor – Glen GrayWritten-By, Arranged By – Mel Powell
2:48
2-12 Carioca (Artie Shaw Version)
Arranged By – Jerry GrayConductor – Billy MayWritten-By – Edward Eliscu, Gus Kahn, Vincent Youmans
3:11
2-13 Pompton Turnpike (Charlie Barnet Version)
Conductor, Arranged By – Billy MayWritten-By – Charlie Barnet
3:12
2-14 Cherokee (Charlie Barnet Version)
Arranged By – Billy MayConductor – Glen GrayWritten-By – Ray Noble
3:22
2-15 Artistry In Rhythm (Stan Kenton Version)
Conductor, Written-By, Arranged By – Stan Kenton
3:42

Companies, etc.

  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – EMI Music Special Markets
  • Copyright (c) – Time Life Music
  • Manufactured By – EMI Music Special Markets

Credits

  • Design – WorkHorse Creative
  • Executive Producer – Robert Hull
  • Mastered By [Mastering Engineer] – Jeff Zaraya
  • Orchestra – Billy May & His Orchestra* (tracks: 1-3 to 1-6, 1-8, 1-9, 1-11 to 1-13, 2-2 to 2-4, 2-6, 2-7, 2-9,2-10, 2-12, 2-13, 2-15), Glen Gray's Casa Loma Orchestra* (tracks: 1-1, 1-2, 1-7, 1-14 to 2-1, 2-5, 2-8, 2-10, 2-11, 2-14)
  • Other [Director, Creative Services] – Suzanne Manlove
  • Other [Director, Licensing] – Bonnie Pritchard
  • Other [Director, New Product Development] – Gene Zacharewicz
  • Other [President] – Steven L. Janus
  • Other [Production Director] – Alison Yaffie
  • Other [Senior Vice President] – Martin Shampaine
  • Other [Special Contributors] – Lynne O'Connor, Tish King
  • Other [Vice President] – Jim Fishel, Lisa Kauffman, Mark Stevens, Ned Haley

Notes

This compilation features "modern" stereophonic re-creations recorded in the 1960s and early '70s of the original arrangements of 1930s and '40s Swing era recordings.

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
TL 505/02 Billy May, Glen Gray Billy May, Glen Gray - Swing Era: Swingtime II ‎(2xCD, Album, 2-C) Time Life Music TL 505/02 Europe 2000