RCA Victor Jazz / The First Half-Century (5 CDs) (Various) (small rip in rear of outer box)


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Disc 1: The Twenties
1-1 –Jelly Roll Morton Black Bottom Stomp
1-2 –Johnny Dodds Heah Me Talkin’
1-3 –Duke Ellington Black Beauty
1-4 –Fletcher Henderson Variety Stomp
1-5 –King Oliver Too Late
1-6 –McKinney’s Cotton Pickers Peggy
1-7 –Charlie Johnson The Boy in the Boat
1-8 –James P. Johnson* Bleeding Hearted Blues
1-9 –Fats Waller Handful of Keys
1-10 –Earl Hines Glad Rag Doll
1-11 –Jones & Collins Astoria Hot Eight Duet Stomp
1-12 –Original Dixieland Jazz Band Tiger Rag
1-13 –New Orleans Rhythm Kings She’s Crying for Me
1-14 –Bix Beiderbecke with Paul Whiteman Orchestra* Lonely Melody
1-15 –Red Nichols Delirium
1-16 –Joe Venuti & Eddie Lang Wild Cat
1-17 –Benny Goodman Waitin’ for Katie
1-18 –Bubber Miley with Duke Ellington Orchestra* Doin’ the Voom Voom
1-19 –Henry “Red” Allen Swing Out
1-20 –Coleman Hawkins with Mound City Blue Blowers* One Hour (If I Could Be With You One Hour Tonight)
1-21 –Pee Wee Russell with Mound City Blue Blowers* Hello Lola!
1-22 –Jack Teagarden with Eddie Condon’s Hot Shots* That’s a Serious Thing
1-23 –Bennie Moten South
Disc 2: The Thirties
2-1 –Louis Armstrong Basin Street Blues
2-2 –Duke Ellington Daybreak Express
2-3 –Count Basie Moten Swing
2-4 –Fletcher Henderson Hocus Pocus
2-5 –Benny Goodman King Porter Stomp
2-6 –Jimmie Lunceford Swingin’ Uptown
2-7 –Tommy Dorsey Song of India
2-8 –Earl Hines XYZ
2-9 –Charlie Barnet Cherokee
2-10 –Artie Shaw Carioca
2-11 –Artie Shaw Orchestra* featuring Billie Holiday Any Old Time
2-12 –Teddy Wilson with Benny Goodman Trio Body and Soul
2-13 –Harry James (2) with Benny Goodman Orchestra* Life Goes to a Party
2-14 –Roy Eldridge with Gene Krupa’s Swing Band Swing Is Here
2-15 –Lionel Hampton Shufflin’ at the Hollywood
2-16 –Benny Carter with Lionel Hampton Orchestra* I’m in the Mood for Swing
2-17 –Mildred Bailey Rockin’ Chair
2-18 –Fats Waller Dinah
2-19 –Sidney Bechet / Tommy Ladnier with Tommy Ladnier Orchestra* Really the Blues
2-20 –Muggsy Spanier Relaxin’ at the Touro
2-21 –Bud Freeman The Eel
2-22 –Bunny Berigan I Can’t Get Started
2-23 –Coleman Hawkins Body and Soul
Disc 3: The Forties
3-1 –Duke Ellington / Jimmy Blanton with Duke Ellington Orchestra* Jack the Bear
3-2 –Cootie Williams with Duke Ellington Orchestra* Concerto for Cootie
3-3 –Ben Webster with Duke Ellington Orchestra* Cotton Tail
3-4 –Rex Stewart Mobile Bay
3-5 –Johnny Hodges Day Dream
3-6 –Louis Armstrong Pennies from Heaven
3-7 –Artie Shaw Orchestra* featuring Roy Eldridge Little Jazz
3-8 –Dizzy Gillespie Manteca
3-9 –Charlie Parker with Metronome All Stars Victory Ball
3-10 –Kenny Clarke Epistrophy
3-11 –Coleman Hawkins Half Step Down, Please
3-12 –Lennie Tristano Spontaneous Combustion
3-13 –Earl Hines / Billy Eckstine with Earl Hines Orchestra* Stormy Monday
3-14 –Count Basie Bill’s Mill
3-15 –Tommy Dorsey Yes, Indeed!
3-16 –Artie Shaw Summertime
3-17 –Benny Carter All of Me
3-18 –Sidney Bechet Old Man Blues
3-19 –Django Reinhardt Minor Swing
3-20 –Mary Lou Williams Fifth Dimension
3-21 –Art Tatum Cherokee
3-22 –Erroll Garner Erroll’s Bounce
3-23 –Oscar Peterson My Blue Heaven
DISC 4: The Fifties
4-1 –Art Blakey Whisper Not
4-2 –Charles Mingus Ysabel’s Table Dance
4-3 –Bud Powell Salt Peanuts
4-4 –Phineas Newborn* Black Is the Color of My True Love’s Hair
4-5 –George Russell / Bill Evans with George Russell Smalltet* Concerto for Billy the Kid
4-6 –Gil Evans with Hal McKusik Ninentet Blues for Pablo
4-7 –Sauter-Finegan Orchestra April in Paris
4-8 –Maynard Ferguson The Wailing Boat
4-9 –John Lewis (2) Two Degrees East, Three Degrees West
4-10 –Shorty Rogers / Art Pepper with Shorty Rogers Orchestra* Chiquito Loco
4-11 –Red Norvo Roses of Picardy
4-12 –Al Cohn & Zoot Sims East of the Sun (And West of the Moon)
4-13 –Lee Wiley Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea
4-14 –Henry “Red” Allen Love Is Just Around the Corner
4-15 –Clark Terry with Duke Ellington Orchestra* Perdido
Disc 5: The Sixties
5-1 –Sonny Rollins The Bridge
5-2 –Duke Ellington / Billy Strayhorn with Duke Ellington Orchestra* Blood Count
5-3 –J.J. Johnson So What
5-4 –Stan Getz Where Do You Go?/Girl from Ipanema
5-5 –Paul Desmond Here’s That Rainy Day
5-6 –Gerry Mulligan Blight of the Fumble Bee
5-7 –Jackie McLean Old Folks
5-8 –Chet Baker Star Eyes
5-9 –Gary Burton Sing Me Softly of the Blues
5-10 –Lambert, Hendricks & Ross One O’Clock Jump
5-11 –Joe Williams Come Back Baby
5-12 –Lionel Hampton / Illinois Jacquet with Lionel Hampton Alumni Big Band* Flying Home

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