Billie Holiday: Rare Live Recordings from 1935-1959


Billie Holiday


Track Listing



Disc 1 Titles
Artist
Length
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1.
Symphony in Black: A Triangle, "Saddest tale"
Duke Ellington , Duke Ellington , The Duke Ellington Orchestra 01:54
2.
Moten Swing: Theme
Bennie Moten , Buster Moten , Studio Orchestra , Studio conductor , Count Basie , Count Basie Orchestra 00:20
3.
Announcer Introduction
Clarence Williams , Walter Bishop , Lewis Raymond , Count Basie Orchestra , Count Basie 00:25
4.
Swing, Brother, Swing
Lewis Raymond , Clarence Williams , Walter Bishop , Count Basie Orchestra , Count Basie 01:48
5.
Announcer Introduction
George Gershwin , Ira Gershwin , Count Basie , Count Basie Orchestra 00:09
6.
Shall We Dance: They Can't Take That Away from Me
Ira Gershwin , George Gershwin , Count Basie , Count Basie Orchestra 03:22
7.
I Cried For You
Arthur Freed , Abe Lyman , Gus Arnheim , Teddy Wilson & His Orchestra , Teddy Wilson 02:25
8.
Fine And Mellow
Billie Holiday , Frankie Newton & His Orchestra , Frank Newton 03:31
9.
Announcer Introduction
Roy Turk , Fred E. Ahlert , The Esquire All-American Jazz Band 01:57
10.
I'll Get By (As Long as I Have You)
Fred E. Ahlert , Roy Turk , The Esquire All-American Jazz Band 01:42
11.
Billie's Blues
Billie Holiday , Billie Holiday & Her Orchestra , Billie Holiday 04:11
12.
Do Nothing till You Hear from Me
Bob Russell , Duke Ellington , Coleman Hawkins & His All Stars 03:30
13.
Danny Kaye Introduces Jerome Kern who introduces Billie with Her Award
01:15
14.
I Cover the Waterfront
Edward Heyman , Johnny Green , Eddie Heywood & His Orchestra , Eddie Heywood 03:11
15.
Fine And Mellow
Billie Holiday , Oran Thaddeus Page , Hot Lips Page and His Orchestra 03:11
16.
All of Me
Gerald Marks , Seymour Simons , Oran Thaddeus Page , Hot Lips Page and His Orchestra 02:01
17.
Endy Gets Caught Playing Piano
Eddie DeLange , Louis Alter , Louis Armstrong & His Orchestra 02:03
18.
Endy Goes to Storyville
Louis Alter , Eddie DeLange , Louis Armstrong & His Orchestra , Louis Armstrong 01:41
19.
Do You Know What It Means to Miss New Orleans?
Louis Alter , Eddie DeLange , Louis Armstrong & His Orchestra , Louis Armstrong 01:54
20.
Satchmo Talks
Eddie DeLange , Louis Alter , Louis Armstrong , Louis Armstrong & His Orchestra 00:43
21.
Farewell to Storyville
Louis Alter , Eddie DeLange , Louis Armstrong & His Orchestra , Louis Armstrong 04:11
22.
Farewell to Storyville (studio version)
Louis Alter , Eddie DeLange , Louis Armstrong & His Band 03:16
23.
The Blues Are Brewin'
Louis Alter , Eddie DeLange , Louis Armstrong & His Band 03:45
24.
Lady, be Good!: The Man I Love
Ira Gershwin , George Gershwin 02:24
25.
Miss Brown to You
Richard A. Whiting , Ralph Rainger , Leo Robin , Red Norvo & His Orchestra , Red Norvo 02:00
26.
Lover Man (Oh, Where Can You Be?)
Jimmy Sherman , Jimmy Davis , Roger Ramirez , Red Norvo & His Orchestra , Red Norvo 03:20
27.
I Wonder Where Our Love Has Gone
Buddy Johnson 03:54
28.
Billie's Blues
Billie Holiday , Red Norvo , Red Norvo & His Orchestra 03:35
29.
No More
Salvatore "Tutti" Camarata , Bob Russell 03:03
30.
Good Morning Heartache
Ervin M. Drake , Irene Higginbotham , Dan Fisher 03:28


Disc 2 Titles
Artist
Length
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1.
You're Driving Me Crazy (What Did I Do?)
Walter Donaldson 01:33
2.
Maybe You'll Be There
Rube Bloom , Sammy Gallop , Red Norvo & His Orchestra , Red Norvo 03:31
3.
Introduction by Donald Wood
Irvin Graham , Bickley Reichner , Percy Faith and the Woolworth Orchestra , Percy Faith 00:33
4.
You Better Go Now
Bickley Reichner , Irvin Graham , Percy Faith and the Woolworth Orchestra , Percy Faith 03:12
5.
Them There Eyes
William Tracey , Doris Tauber , Maceo Pinkard , Red Norvo , Percy Faith and the Woolworth Orchestra , Red Norvo & His Orchestra , Percy Faith 01:57
6.
Lady Day and Eddie Condon Speak
Spencer Williams , Max Kortlander , Eddie Condon , Eddie Condon & His Band , Hot Lips Page and His Orchestra 00:38
7.
Keeps On A Rainin'
Max Kortlander , Spencer Williams , Eddie Condon , Eddie Condon & His Band , Hot Lips Page and His Orchestra 02:46
8.
Lady Day and Eddie Condon Speak
Jimmy Davis , Jimmy Sherman , Roger Ramirez , Hot Lips Page and His Orchestra 00:33
9.
Lover Man (Oh, Where Can You Be?)
Jimmy Davis , Roger Ramirez , Jimmy Sherman , Hot Lips Page and His Orchestra 02:15
10.
I Cover the Waterfront
Johnny Green , Edward Heyman , Hot Lips Page and His Orchestra 03:02
11.
All of Me
Seymour Simons , Gerald Marks , Hot Lips Page and His Orchestra , Noro Morales Band 02:00
12.
Narration - Early history
Billie Holiday 00:28
13.
Fine And Mellow
Billie Holiday 02:56
14.
Porgy and Bess, Act II: I loves you, Porgy
Ira Gershwin , DuBose Heyward , George Gershwin , Skitch Henderson , Eddie Condon & His Band , Eddie Condon 02:58
15.
Jam session introduction
Seymour Simons , Gerald Marks , Hot Lips Page and His Orchestra , Eddie Heywood , Eddie Heywood & His Orchestra 00:08
16.
All of Me
Gerald Marks , Seymour Simons , Eddie Heywood , Eddie Heywood & His Orchestra , Hot Lips Page and His Orchestra 02:00
17.
You're My Thrill
Jay Gorney , Sidney Clare , Gordon Jenkins , Noro Morales Band , Gordon Jenkins & His Orchestra 03:36
18.
The New Moon: Lover, come back to me
Oscar Hammerstein II , Sigmund Romberg 02:20
19.
Ain't Nobody's Business
Porter Grainger , Everett Robbins , R. Kelly 02:19
20.
You're Driving Me Crazy (What Did I Do?)
Walter Donaldson 01:14
21.
She's Funny That Way
Richard A. Whiting , Neil Moret , Billie Holiday Lads of Joy 03:02
22.
Miss Brown to You
Richard A. Whiting , Leo Robin , Ralph Rainger , Red Norvo , Red Norvo & His Orchestra 02:00
23.
Lover Man (Oh, Where Can You Be?)
Roger Ramirez , Jimmy Sherman , Jimmy Davis , Count Basie Orchestra , Count Basie 02:16
24.
Them There Eyes
Maceo Pinkard , William Tracey , Doris Tauber 01:38
25.
My Man
Channing Pollock , Albert Willemetz , Jacques Charles , Maurice Yvain 03:18
26.
I Cover the Waterfront
Edward Heyman , Johnny Green 03:24
27.
Crazy He Calls Me
Carl Sigman , Bob Russell 02:08
28.
Detour Ahead
Lou Carter , John Frigo , Herb Ellis , Tiny Grimes Quintet 02:22
29.
Strange Fruit
Lewis Allen 03:17
30.
Ain't Nobody's Business
Everett Robbins , R. Kelly , Porter Grainger 02:55
31.
All of Me
Seymour Simons , Gerald Marks 01:42


Disc 3 Titles
Artist
Length
File/Price
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1.
Porgy and Bess, Act II: I loves you, Porgy
DuBose Heyward , Ira Gershwin , George Gershwin , Storyville Club 03:04
2.
My Man
Channing Pollock , Maurice Yvain , Jacques Charles , Albert Willemetz , Buster Harding , Buster Harding and His Orchestra 02:56
3.
Tenderly
Walter Gross , Jack Lawrence , Buster Harding , Buster Harding and His Orchestra 02:58
4.
God Bless The Child
Billie Holiday , Arthur Herzog, Jr. , Carl Drinkard Trio 02:29
5.
My Man
Jacques Charles , Maurice Yvain , Channing Pollock , Albert Willemetz , Skitch Henderson , Skitch Henderson and His Orchestra 02:57
6.
Them There Eyes
William Tracey , Maceo Pinkard , Doris Tauber , Skitch Henderson and His Orchestra , Skitch Henderson 01:53
7.
Lover Man (Oh, Where Can You Be?)
Roger Ramirez , Jimmy Sherman , Jimmy Davis , Skitch Henderson and His Orchestra , Skitch Henderson 02:33
8.
Willow Weep for Me
Ann Ronell , Bandstand USA 03:29
9.
Dames: I only have eyes for you
Al Dubin , Harry Warren , Bandstand USA 01:46
10.
My Man
Albert Willemetz , Jacques Charles , Maurice Yvain , Channing Pollock , Bandstand USA 02:49
11.
Please Don't Talk About Me When I'm Gone
Sidney Clare , Sam Stept , Bandstand USA 01:59
12.
Introduction by McCloughland
Storyville Club 01:11
13.
I Cover the Waterfront
Edward Heyman , Johnny Green , Storyville Club 03:24
14.
Too Marvelous for Words
Richard A. Whiting , Johnny Mercer , Storyville Club 02:13
15.
Porgy and Bess, Act II: I loves you, Porgy
DuBose Heyward , Ira Gershwin , George Gershwin , Storyville Club 03:08
16.
Them There Eyes
Doris Tauber , Maceo Pinkard , William Tracey , Storyville Club 01:46
17.
Willow Weep for Me
Ann Ronell , Storyville Club 03:53
18.
Dames: I only have eyes for you
Al Dubin , Harry Warren , Storyville Club 02:43
19.
You Go to My Head
J. Fred Coots , Haven Gillespie , Storyville Club 03:26
20.
Stormy Weather
Ted Koehler , Harold Arlen , Count Basie , Count Basie Orchestra 03:33
21.
(I Don't Stand a) Ghost of a Chance
Bing Crosby , Ned Washington , Victor Young , Studio House Band , Skitch Henderson 03:40
22.
A Damsel in Distress: Nice Work If You Can Get It
George Gershwin , Ira Gershwin , Studio Ensemble 02:32
23.
God Bless The Child
Billie Holiday , Arthur Herzog, Jr. , Studio Ensemble 02:52
24.
Please Don't Talk About Me When I'm Gone
Sam Stept , Sidney Clare , Studio Ensemble 01:53
25.
Don't Explain
Arthur Herzog, Jr. , Billie Holiday , Studio Ensemble 02:40
26.
Porgy and Bess, Act II: I loves you, Porgy
George Gershwin , Ira Gershwin , DuBose Heyward , Studio House Band , Skitch Henderson 02:32


Disc 4 Titles
Artist
Length
File/Price
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1.
Fine And Mellow
Billie Holiday , Mal Waldron All-Stars 08:46
2.
What a Little Moonlight Can Do
Harry M. Woods 02:27
3.
Foolin' Myself
Peter Tinturin , Jack Lawrence 02:28
4.
Mississippi: It's Easy to Remember (And So Hard to Forget)
Richard Rodgers , Lorenz Hart 03:29
5.
The Little Show: Moanin' Low
Ralph Rainger , Howard Dietz 01:55
6.
Don't Explain
Billie Holiday , Arthur Herzog, Jr. 02:48
7.
When Your Lover Has Gone
Einar Aaron Swan 02:01
8.
Mort Saul - Introduction
Studio Ensemble 00:24
9.
Ain't Nobody's Business
Everett Robbins , R. Kelly , Porter Grainger 03:25
10.
Willow Weep for Me
Ann Ronell 02:55
11.
When Your Lover Has Gone
Einar Aaron Swan 02:21
12.
God Bless The Child
Arthur Herzog, Jr. , Billie Holiday 03:21
13.
Dames: I Only Have Eyes for You
Al Dubin , Harry Warren 02:00
14.
Good Morning Heartache
Ervin M. Drake , Irene Higginbotham , Dan Fisher 03:51
15.
Them There Eyes
Doris Tauber , Maceo Pinkard , William Tracey 02:19
16.
Billie's Blues
Billie Holiday , Studio Ensemble 03:31
17.
What a Little Moonlight Can Do
Harry M. Woods 03:25
18.
Trav'lin' Light
James "Trummy" Young , Jimmy Mundy , Johnny Mercer 03:19
19.
The New Moon: Lover, Come Back to Me
Sigmund Romberg , Oscar Hammerstein II 02:06


Disc 5 Titles
Artist
Length
File/Price
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1.
I Got It Bad And That Ain't Good
Paul Francis Webster , Duke Ellington , Studio Ensemble 05:49
2.
Lady Day Speaks: Early History
02:07
3.
Just Friends
Sam M. Lewis , John Klenner , Studio Ensemble 01:01
4.
Lady Day Speaks: The Number 13
00:41
5.
(I Don't Stand A) Ghost of a Chance (With You)
Bing Crosby , Ned Washington , Victor Young 01:12
6.
Please Don't Talk About Me When I'm Gone
Sam Stept , Sidney Clare 01:57
7.
Everything Happens to Me
Tom Adair , Matt Dennis , Studio Ensemble 03:28
8.
Please Don't Talk About Me When I'm Gone
Sidney Clare , Sam Stept , Studio Ensemble 02:58
9.
I Don't Want to Cry Anymore
Johnny Burke , Victor Schertzinger , Studio Ensemble 01:28
10.
Prelude to a Kiss
Irving Gordon , Duke Ellington , Studio Ensemble 02:46
11.
Going Places: Jeepers Creepers
Harry Warren , Johnny Mercer 01:39
12.
My Yiddishe Momme
Lew Pollack , Jack Yellen , Studio Ensemble 02:40
13.
Hey! Lady's Here
Billie Holiday , Studio Ensemble 03:16
14.
God Bless The Child
Billie Holiday , Arthur Herzog, Jr. , Studio Ensemble 03:02
15.
Introduction
Ira Gershwin , George Gershwin , Studio Ensemble 00:42
16.
Nice Work If You Can Get It
Ira Gershwin , George Gershwin , Studio Ensemble 02:21
17.
Willow Weep for Me
Ann Ronell , Studio Ensemble 02:28
18.
When Your Lover Has Gone
Einar Aaron Swan , Studio Ensemble 01:56
19.
Billie's Blues
Billie Holiday 03:08
20.
Please Don't Talk About Me When I'm Gone
Sam Stept , Sidney Clare , Peter Knight , Peter Knight Orchestra 02:12
21.
God Bless The Child
Billie Holiday , Arthur Herzog, Jr. , Count Basie Intrumentalists and Rhythm 02:40
22.
Now or Never
Billie Holiday , Curtis Reginald Lewis , Count Basie Intrumentalists and Rhythm 02:16
23.
Ray Charles Comment
00:23

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