Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Baubles, Bangles and Beads 2:57
2 Lulu's Back in Town 2:14
3 Burnished Brass 3:02
4 The Nearness of You 2:59
5 Stairway to the Stars 2:46
6 September in the Rain 3:16
7 I Could Write a Book 2:08
8 Stardust 2:58
9 Mine 2:48
10 Call Me Irresponsible 2:11
11 Deep Night 2:34
12 Memories of You 3:05
13 Sleepy Manhattan 2:58
14 Cheek to Cheek 2:42
15 Lullaby of Birdland 2:24
16 If I Had You 2:48
17 Young and Foolish 2:44
18 All Night Long 3:07
19 On Green Dolphin Street 2:23
20 East of the Sun 3:12
21 Friendly Persuasion (Thee I Love) 2:51
22 One More Samba 2:45

Credits

CD 1

drums (drum set):
Vernell Fournier (1960-06-29 – 1961-01-07) (tracks 15, 18–19)
drums (drum set) [drums]:
Percy Brice (1958-03-08) (track 6)
guitar:
Toots Thielemans (1958-03-08) (track 6)
Dick Garcia (1960-06-29 – 1961-01-07) (tracks 15, 18–19)
bass:
Ralph Peña (1960-06-29 – 1961-01-07) (tracks 15, 18–19)
vibraphone:
Warren Chiasson (1960-06-29 – 1961-01-07) (tracks 15, 18–19)
vibraphone [vibes]:
Emil Richards (1958-03-08) (track 6)
double bass [bass]:
Al McKibbon (1958-03-08) (track 6)
piano:
George Shearing (1957-08-26) (track 21)
Shearing (1958-03-08) (track 6)
George Shearing (1960-06-29 – 1961-01-07) (tracks 15, 18–19)
arranger:
Billy May (tracks 2–3, 9, 12)
composer:
Irving Berlin (Ren G. May) (1935) (track 14)
George Gershwin (composer) (track 9)
Charles Henderson (track 11)
Matty Malneck (track 5)
Richard Rodgers (track 7)
George Shearing (track 15)
Frank Signorelli (track 5)
Dimitri Tiomkin (track 21)
Jimmy Van Heusen (track 10)
Harry Warren (US composer and lyricist) (track 2)
Hoagy Carmichael (1927) (track 8)
Eubie Blake (1930) (track 12)
Harry Warren (US composer and lyricist) (1937) (track 6)
Bronisław Kaper (Bronisłau Kaper) (1947) (track 19)
conductor:
Billy May (tracks 2–3, 9, 12)
lyricist:
Sammy Cahn (track 10)
Al Dubin (track 2)
B. Y. Forster (pseudonym of George David Weiss) (track 15)
Ira Gershwin (track 9)
Lorenz Hart (track 7)
Mitchell Parish (track 5)
Rudy Vallée (track 11)
Mitchell Parish (1929) (track 8)
Andy Razaf (1930) (track 12)
Irving Berlin (Ren G. May) (1935) (track 14)
Al Dubin (1937) (track 6)
Ned Washington (1947) (track 19)
producer:
Pete Welding (tracks 15, 18–19)
vocals:
Nancy Wilson (jazz/blues/soul singer) (1960-06-29 – 1961-01-07) (tracks 18–19)
writer:
Curtis Lewis (track 18)
publisher:
All Nations Music (track 8)
EMI Mills Music Inc. (ASCAP-affiliated) (track 8)
EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!) (track 18)
Good Music Limited (track 15)
Leo Feist, Inc. (tracks 19, 21)
Mills Music, Inc. ( – ????) (track 8)
Robbins Music (publishing company owned by EMI Music Publishing Ltd.) (track 5)
Warner/Chappell Music, Hong Kong Limited (華納音樂版權香港有限公司) (track 18)
New World Music Corp. (1933) (track 9)
Henrees Music co. (1937) (track 6)
Peermusic UK (UK publisher) (1937) (track 6)
recorded at:
Capitol Studios (Hollywood, CA) in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1960-06-29 – 1961-01-07) (tracks 15, 18–19)
part of:
Academy Award for Best Original Song (number: 36) (order: 30) (track 10)
cover recording of:
Friendly Persuasion (Thee I Love) (1957-08-26) (track 21)
September in the Rain (1958-03-08) (track 6)
All Night Long (1960-06-29 – 1961-01-07) (track 18)
instrumental cover recording of:
Stardust (the jazz standard) (track 8)
is the basis for:
Gunnhild er i byn (track 2)
Lulu (track 2)
later translated versions:
En septembre sous la pluie (September in the Rain) (track 6)
Kind mot kind (track 14)
La Légende du pays aux oiseaux (French lyric version of "Lullaby of Birdland") (track 15)
Polvere di stelle (track 8)
Pour toi seul (Friendly Persuasion) (track 21)
later versions:
La Voie lactée (track 8)
part of:
Let 'em Eat Cake (track 9)
Top Hat (1935 film) (track 14)
Pal Joey (order: 5) (track 7)
recording of:
Cheek to Cheek (from “Top Hat”) (track 14)
Deep Night (track 11)
Memories of You (track 12)
Mine (track 9)
Lullaby of Birdland (George Shearing/George David Weiss (as B. Y. Forster) jazz standard) (1960-06-29 – 1961-01-07) (track 15)
On Green Dolphin Street (1960-06-29 – 1961-01-07) (track 19)
referred to in medleys:
Septemberly (jazz instrumental medley of "Tenderly" and "September in the Rain") (order: 1) (track 6)
Top Hat Medley (Charlie Kunz) (order: 1) (track 14)
Comedy in Music, Part II (order: 3) (track 8)
Top Hat Medley (Charlie Kunz) (order: 5) (track 14)