The Complete Lester Young Studio Sessons On Verve

LESTER YOUNG The Complete Lester Young Studio Sessons On Verve (Wonderful 1999 US 132-track EIGHT CD set compiling Lester's work for Verve between 1946 & 1959, including over nine hours of music on 118 tracks, with 62 tracks on CD for thefirst time, 24 tracks of interviews with Lester & 13 previously unreleased tracks, complete with a 104 page illustrated booklet, all housed in a nice wood effect 6" x 5" embossed book pack. Near Mint)

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Release Year 1999 - 22 years ago
Condition Unless stated otherwise in the description above, all items are in at least excellent condition - so please read our descriptions carefully. We try to sell items as close to Mint condition as possible, and many will indeed be close to brand new and/or unplayed. Others may be 'used' - and all will meet our strict grading and are 100% guaranteed.
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Format CD Album Box Set
Record Label Verve
Complete Stock List Go to Lester Young
Product Catalogue No 314547087-2
Music Genre Jazz
Country Comes from USA Comes from 'USA'
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Tracklisting & More Information

Disc: 1
1. Back To The Land
2. I Cover The Waterfront
3. I Cover The Waterfront
4. Somebody Loves Me
5. I've Found A New Baby
6. The Man I Love
7. Peg O' My Heart
8. I Want To Be Happy
9. Mean To Me
10. Too Marvelous For Words
11. Too Marvelous For Words
12. 'Deed I Do
13. Encore
14. Polka Dots And Moonbeams
15. Up 'N' Adam
16. Three Little Words
17. Count Every Star
18. Count Every Star
19. It All Depends On You
20. Neenah
21. Neenah
22. Neenah

Disc: 2
1. Jeepers, Creepers
2. Thou Swell
3. Thou Swell
4. September In The Rain
5. Undercover Girl Blues
6. Frenesi
7. Pete's Cafe
8. Little Pee Blues
9. A Foggy Day
10. In A Little Spanish Town
11. Let's Fall In Love
12. Down 'N' Adam
13. Lester Swings
14. Slow Motion Blues
15. Ad Lib Blues
16. Just You, Just Me
17. Tea For Two
18. Indiana
19. These Foolish Things
20. I Can't Get Started

Disc: 3
1. Star Dust
2. It Takes Two To Tango
3. On The Sunny Side Of The Street
4. Almost Like Being In Love
5. I Can't Give You Anything But Love
6. There Will Never Be Another You
7. I'm Confessin'
8. Willow Weep For Me
9. This Can't Be Love
10. Can't We Be Friends?
11. Tenderly
12. New D.B. Blues
13. Jumpin' At The Woodside
14. I Can't Believe That You're In Love With Me
15. Oh, Lady, Be Good!
16. Another Mambo
17. Come Rain Or Come Shine
18. Rose Room
19. Somebody Loves Me
20. Touch Me Again ('Kiss Me Again')
21. It Don't Mean A Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing)

Disc: 4
1. I'm In The Mood For Love
2. Big Top Blues
3. Mean To Me
4. That's All
5. That's All
6. Red Boy Blues
7. Pennies From Heaven
8. She's Funny That Way
9. She's Funny That Way
10. One O'Clock Jump
11. It's The Talk Of The Town
12. I've Found A New Baby
13. I Guess I'll Have To Change My Plan

Disc: 5
1. I Didn't Know What Time It Was
2. Gigantic Blues
3. This Year's Kisses
4. You Can Depend On Me
5. Pres Returns
6. Prisoner Of Love
7. Taking A Chance On Love
8. All Of Me
9. Louise
10. Love Is Here To Stay
11. Love Me Or Leave Me

Disc: 6
1. St. Tropez
2. St. Tropez
3. Flic
4. Ballad Medley: A Ghost Of A Chance/I Cover The Waterfront
5. Love Is Here To Stay
6. Sunday
7. Perdido
8. Waldorf Blues
9. Waldorf Blues
10. Sunday
11. You're Getting To Be A Habit With Me

Disc: 7
1. You're Getting To Be A Habit With Me
2. Romping
3. Gypsy In My Soul
4. Please Don't Talk About Me When I'm Gone
5. They Can't Take That Away From Me
6. Salute To Benny
7. Ballad Medley: The Very Thought Of You/I Want A Little Girl/Blue And Sentimental
8. Mean To Me
9. I Didn't Know What Time It Was
10. Oh, Lady, Be Good!
11. Almost Like Being In Love
12. Three Little Words
13. I Cover The Waterfront
14. I Can't Get Started

Disc: 8
1. Indiana
2. Pennies From Heaven
3. New D.B. Blues
4. Lullaby Of Birdland
5. There Will Never Be Another You
6. Tea For Two
7. Interview With Lester Young: Early Life
8. Interview With Lester Young: After New Orleans
9. Interview With Lester Young: Pres's Instruments
10. Interview With Lester Young: Count Basie
11. Interview With Lester Young: Racial Tension
12. Interview With Lester Young: Influences
13. Interview With Lester Young: Composing And Reading Music
14. Interview With Lester Young: Recordings: Clarinet Dates
15. Interview With Lester Young: Lady Day And Nobody's Business
16. Interview With Lester Young: Philosophy On Music I
17. Interview With Lester Young: Younger Saxophonists
18. Interview With Lester Young: Basie Then And Now
19. Interview With Lester Young: Debunking
20. Interview With Lester Young: Philosophy On Music II
21. Interview With Lester Young: Pres's Sound: Sitting In With Fletcher Henderson
22. Interview With Lester Young: Joining Henderson
23. Interview With Lester Young: Early Pres: Oliver, Bronson, Basie
24. Interview With Lester Young: Coleman Hawkins And Henderson
25. Interview With Lester Young: Billie Holiday
26. Interview With Lester Young: Recording Techniques
27. Interview With Lester Young: Pres's Favorite Singers
28. Interview With Lester Young: Philosophy On Music Vis-A-Vis Other Tenor Players
29. Interview With Lester Young: Records New And Old
30. Interview With Lester Young: Mahalia Jackson

Recording Artist Lester Young
Product Title The Complete Lester Young Studio Sessons On Verve
Product Information Lester Young The Complete Lester Young Studio Sessons On Verve USA CD Album Box Set.
Language All tracks are sung in English, unless otherwise stated in our description.
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