Lester Young : Classic Albums Collection: 1955-1958

CD [Cover Art for Lester Young / Classic Albums Collection: 1955-1958] Your Price: $16.17
Availability: In Stock
Sell date: 8/2017
Label: Enlightenment
Mfg's Catalog#: 9123
CDC Part#: 2003637
Add to Basket Add to Basket

For sound samples and details,
view this item at Amazon
 Notes & Reviews
Although marred by health issues, Lester Young's playing as the bebop genre developed remained as spectacular as ever it was, and over the course of the eight original and remastered albums that complete this set it is wholly apparent just why Young's music has remained so influential to generations of jazz performers, and so popular with fans both new and old

Somebody Loves Me
Come Rain Or Come Shine
Rose Room
Another Mambo
It Don't Mean a Thing
Kiss Me Again
I'm in the Mood for Love
Big Top Blues
I'm Confessin'
I Can't Give You Anything But Love
These Foolish Things
Lester Swings
Count Every Star
It All Depends on You
September in the Rain
Pete's Cafe
Slow Motion Blues
A Foggy Day
In a Little Spanish Town
Let's Fall in Love
Down'N Adam
Willow Weep for Me
This Can't Be Love
Can't We Be Friends
New D.B. Blues
Jumpin' at the Woodside
I Can't Believe That You're in Love With Me
Oh, Lady Be Good
Mean to Me
Red Boy Blues
Pennies From Heaven
That's All
One O' Clock Jump
She's Funny That Way
I Guess I'll Have to Change My Plan
I Didn't Know What Time It Was
Gigantic Blues
This Year's Kisses
You Can Depend on Me
All of Me
Prisoner of Love
Love Me Or Leave Me
Taking a Chance on Love
Our Love Is Here to Stay
Our Love Is Here to Stay
St. Tropez
Waldorf Blues
You're Getting to Be a Habit With Me
Salute to Benny
They Can't Take That Away From Me
Gypsy in My Soul
Please Don't Talk About Me When I'm Gone

People who buy lester young CDS may also enjoy, in order of descending probability, the works of Coleman Hawkins, Benny Carter, Dizzy Gillespie, Charlie Parker, Sidney Bechet, Jelly Roll Morton, Thelonious Monk, Art Tatum, Ben Webster, Count Basie, Dexter Gordon, Jaki Byard, Earl Hines, Gerry Mulligan, Don Byas.