The Very Best Of Swing!

Artist: VARIOUS ARTISTS
Format: 3CD
Bar-code: 5060432023010
Cat No: NOT3CD301

£7.99

Swing was the thing, the pop music of its day. Many bands have swung, and most are featured here . It still exercises a powerful effect on the brain and feet. There are few sounds more thrilling than a big band at full pelt. These three discs give an idea of how it all began.

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Disc 1

1. Sing, Sing, Sing (With A Swing) – Benny Goodman
2. In The Mood – Glenn Miller
3. Soul Bossa Nova – Quincy Jones
4. The Peanut Vendor – Stan Kenton
5. Two O’Clock Jump – Harry James
6. Choo Choo Ch’ Boogie – Louis Jordan
7. Caldonia – Woody Herman
8. Take The ‘A’ Train – Duke Ellington
9. Hamp’s Boogie Woogie – Lionel Hampton
10. The Mole – Harry James
11. Cherokee – Charlie Barnet
12. Frenesi – Artie Shaw
13. Caravan – Quincy Jones
14. Sweets’ Opus No. 1 – Buddy Rich
15. Opus One – Tommy Dorsey
16. Doot Doot Dow – Buddy Johnson
17. Perfidia – Jimmy Dorsey
18. Splanky – Count Basie
19. Stealin’ Apples – Benny Goodman & Fletcher Henderson
20. The Stripper – David Ros

Disc 2

1. King Porter Stomp – Benny Goodman
2. Flying Home – Lionel Hampton
3. Chattanooga Choo Choo – Glenn Miller
4. Rock And Ride – Harlan Leonard & His Rockets
5. Tuxedo Junction – Quincy Jones
6. Jack, You’re Dead – Louis Jordan
7. Shanghai Shuffle – Fletcher Henderson
8. Corner Pocket – Count Basie
9. It Don’t Mean a Thing (If It Ain’t Got That Swing) – Lionel Hampton
10. Sportin’ Life – Buddy Rich
11. Pennsylania Six-Five Thousand – Glenn Miller
12. Boogie Woogie – Tommy Dorsey
13. One O’Clock Jump – Count Basie & His Orchestra
14. The Mooche – Duke Ellington
15. Leap Frog – Les Brown & His Orchestra
16. Shufflin’ And Rollin’ – Buddy Johnson
17. Rockin’ In Rhythm – Charlie Barnet
18. Moten’s Swing – Benny Moten
19. Rock And Rye – Earl Hines & His Orchestra
20. Traffic Jam – Artie Shaw

Disc 3

1. Knock, Knock, Who’s There? – Fletcher Henderson
2. Ain’t Nobody Here But Us Chickens – Louis Jordan
3. Swingmatism – Jay McShann
4. Woodchoppers’ Ball – Woody Herman
5. Back Beat Boogie – Harry James
6. St. Louis Blues – Benny Goodman
7. Rhythm Is Our Business – Jimmy Lunceford
8. Drummin’ Man – Gene Krupa
9. Egyptian Fantasy – Sidney Bechet
10. Yes Indeed! – Tommy Dorsey
11. Moonlight Serenade – Glenn Miller
12. Jazznocracy – Jimmie Lunceford
13. Harlem Nocturne – Illinois Jacquet
14. Battle Royal – Duke Ellington
15. Intermission Riff – Stan Kenton
16. Begin The Beguine – Artie Shaw
17. Bubbling Over – Earl Hines
18. Jumpin’ At The Woodside – Count Basie & His Orchestra
19. I Don’t Want To Set The World On Fire – Harlan Leonard & His Rockets
20. Sing, Sing, Sing – Gene Krupa