Hollywood Swing and Jazz: Hot Numbers from Classic MGM, Warner Brothers & RKO Films

Hollywood Swing and Jazz: Hot Numbers from Classic MGM, Warner Brothers & RKO Films


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Hollywood Swing & Jazz: Hot Numbers from MGM, Warner Brothers & RKO Films collects '30s and '40s film music from three of Hollywood's biggest studios. Louis Armstrong's "Jeepers Creepers," Harry James & His Orchestra's "One O'Clock Jump," Jimmie Lunceford's "Blues in the Night," Bing Crosby's "Now You Has Jazz," and Julie Wilson's "I Got It Bad and That Ain't Good" are some of the highlights from this extensive collection. Tracks from Andre Previn, Mel Torme, Nat "King" Cole, and Lena Horne round out this nostalgic compilation of Hollywood-inspired jazz.

Product Details

Release Date: 04/25/2000
Label: Rhino
UPC: 0081227980528
catalogNumber: 79805


  1. I'm Living in a Great Big Way
  2. Congo Fever (Jungle Fever)
  3. Let That Be a Lesson to You
  4. I've Got a Heartful of Music
  5. You're an Education
  6. All God's Chillun Got Rhythm
  7. Jeepers Creepers
  8. Nightmare
  9. Traffic Jam
  10. Blues in the Night
  11. You've Got to Know How to Dance
  12. Buds Won't Bud
  13. Medley: Things Ain't What They Used to Be/Going Up
  14. Shine
  15. Mrs. Whiffen
  16. One O'Clock Jump
  17. Body and Soul
  18. Toot Suite
  19. Hong Kong Blues
  20. Baltimore Oriole
  21. Please Don't Say No
  22. Jammin' the Blues
  23. On the Sunny Side of the Street
  24. It's You or No One
  25. You Do Something to Me
  26. I'll Get By (As Long as I Have You)
  27. Medley: Do, Do, Do/Bidin' My Time/I've Got a Crush on You/Love Is Here
  28. Ain't Misbehavin'
  29. Hold Me Close to You
  30. Taking a Chance on Love
  31. My Flaming Heart
  32. Now You Has Jazz
  33. I Love You, Samantha
  34. I Got It Bad (And That Ain't Good)
  35. Improvisation
  36. Red Drum Blues
  37. Improvisation
  38. Coffee Time
  39. Spaghetti Fantasy
  40. Alarm Clock
  41. Should I?
  42. Things Are Looking Down
  43. Bread and Wine
  44. God Bless the Child
  45. Don't Blame Me
  46. Sunday in New York
  47. The Girl from Ipanema
  48. Skol Sister
  49. Goof Proof
  50. Lottie
  51. I Got Rhythm

Album Credits

Performance Credits

Pearl Bailey   Track Performer
Bing Crosby   Track Performer
Doris Day   Track Performer
Mills Brothers   Track Performer
Hoagy Carmichael   Track Performer
Buster Bailey   Clarinet
Count Basie   Track Performer
Gary Burton   Vibes
Buck Clayton   Trumpet
Billy Eckstine   Track Performer
Harry Edison   Trumpet
Art Farmer   Trumpet
Russ Freeman   Track Performer
Stan Getz   Track Performer
Astrud Gilberto   Track Performer
Lena Horne   Track Performer
Illinois Jacquet   Tenor Saxophone
Jo Jones   Drums
Shelly Manne   Drums
Red Mitchell   Bass
Gerry Mulligan   Baritone Saxophone
Art Pepper   Alto Saxophone,Baritone Saxophone
Bill Perkins   Tenor Saxophone
André Previn   Piano,Conductor,Track Performer
Hazel Scott   Track Performer
Jack Teagarden   Track Performer
Mel Tormé   Track Performer
Fats Waller   Track Performer
Ethel Waters   Track Performer
Lester Young   Tenor Saxophone
Dave Bailey   Drums
Buddy Clark   Bass
Bob Enevoldsen   Valve Trombone
Tyree Glenn   Trombone
Page Cavanaugh   Track Performer
Johnny Scat Davis   Track Performer
Julie Wilson   Track Performer
King Sisters   Track Performer
Ivie Anderson   Track Performer
Leslie Uggams   Track Performer
Louis Armstrong   Track Performer
Danny Barcelona   Drums
Benny Carter   Track Performer
Big Sid Catlett   Drums
Buddy Catlett   Track Performer
Nat King Cole   Track Performer
Hall Johnson Choir   Track Performer
Billy Kyle   Piano
Carmen McRae   Track Performer
Marlowe Morris   Piano
Page Cavanaugh Trio   Track Performer
Bill "Bojangles" Robinson   Track Performer
John Simmons   Bass
Warner Bros. Orchestra   Track Performer
Joe Hunt   Drums
Dorothy Dandridge   Track Performer
Frances Langford   Track Performer
Jimmy Dorsey   Track Performer
André Previn's Trio Jazz   Track Performer
Artie Shaw & His Orchestra   Track Performer
Benny Carter & His Orchestra   Track Performer
Benny Goodman & His Orchestra   Track Performer
Benny Goodman & Quartet   Track Performer
Duke Ellington & His Orchestra   Track Performer
Harry James & His Orchestra   Track Performer
Jimmie Lunceford & His Orchestra   Track Performer
Jimmy Dorsey & His Orchestra   Track Performer
Ray Anthony Orchestra   Track Performer
Fred Rich & His Orchestra   Track Performer
Buddy Clark   Track Performer
Marie Bryant   Track Performer
Benny Goodman Quartet   Track Performer
Garland Finney   Piano
Count Basie & His Octet   Track Performer
Three Symphonettes   Track Performer
Benny & Chrinoline Choir   Track Performer
Marcy McGuire   Track Performer
John W. Sublett   Track Performer

Technical Credits

George Gershwin   Composer
Vinícius de Moraes   Composer
André Previn   Composer
Vernon Duke   Composer
Lew Brown   Composer
Will Friedwald   Liner Notes
Ira Gershwin   Composer
Norman Gimbel   Composer
Antonio Carlos Jobim   Composer
John Latouche   Composer
Johnny Mercer   Composer
Doug Schwartz   Engineer
George Feltenstein   Producer
Lori Carfora   Creative Services Director
Richard A. Whiting   Composer
Ford Dabney   Composer
Cecil Mack   Composer
Ted Fetter   Composer
Daniel Goldmark   Editorial Research

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