The Billie Holiday’s Story – Billie Holiday

Release name: The Billie Holiday's Story


Label: Lotus

Label code: KB 709/3

Format: 3 x Vinyl, LP, Compilation

Country: Italy

Release date: 1986

Genre: Jazz

Style: Swing


Record 1 – Lop 14.121
Billie Holiday 30’s – The Young
A1 “>Billie Holiday And Her Orchestra That´s All I Ask Of You 2:53
A2 “>Teddy Wilson And His Orchestra If You Were Mine 3:10
A3 “>Billie Holiday And Her Orchestra Let´s Call The Whole Thing Off 2:35
A4 “>Billie Holiday And Her Orchestra Summertime 2:54
A5 “>Billie Holiday And Her Orchestra Night And Day 2:59
A6 “>Billie Holiday And Her Orchestra The Very Thought Of You 2:42
A7 “>Count Basie And His Orchestra* They Can’t Take That Away From Me 3:19
A8 “>Billie Holiday And Her Orchestra Some Other Spring 2:59
B1 “>Teddy Wilson And His Orchestra The Mood That I’m In 2:58
B2 “>Teddy Wilson And His Orchestra Dream Of Life 2:42
B3 “>Billie Holiday And Her Orchestra On The Sentimental Side 3:02
B4 “>Teddy Wilson And His Orchestra Carelessly 3:04
B5 “>Benny Goodman And His Orchestra Your Mother’s Son-In Law 2:43
B6 “>Teddy Wilson And His Orchestra They Say 3:02
B7 “>Billie Holiday And Her Orchestra I Can’t Pretend 3:01
B8 “>Teddy Wilson And His Orchestra The Way You Look Tonight 2:59
Record 2 – Lop 14.122
Billie Holiday 40’s – Born To Sing
C1 “>Eddie Heywood Trio On The Sunny Side Of The Street 3:00
C2 “>John Simmons And His Orchestra Guilty 3:09
C3 “>Sy Oliver And His Orchestra Them There Eyes 2:24
C4 “>Paul Whiteman And His Orchestra Trav’lin’ Light 3:17
C5 “>Billie Holiday And Her Orchestra I Hear Music 2:39
C6 “>Eddie Heywood And His Orchestra As Time Goes By 3:08
C7 “>Sy Oliver And His Orchestra Keeps On Raining 3:13
C8 “>Bob Haggart And His Orchestra What Is This Thing Called Love? 3:08
D1 “>First Esquire All American Jazz Concert* Do Nothing ‘Till You Hear From Me 3:34
D2 “>Teddy Wilson And His Orchestra It’s A Sin To Tell A Lie 3:00
D3 “>Bob Haggart And His Orchestra There Is No Greater Love 2:57
D4 “>Sy Oliver And His Orchestra Do Your Duty 3:13
D5 “>Billie Holiday And Her Orchestra Ghost Of Yesterday 2:35
D6 “>Bobby Tucker And His Trio My Man (Mon Homme) 2:53
D7 “>John Simmons And His Orchestra The Blues Are Brewin’ 2:58
D8 “>Eddie Heywood And His Orchestra Let’s Do It 2:54
Record 3 – Lop 14.123
Billie Holiday 50’s – The Unique
E1 “>Billie Holiday And Her Band I Cried For You 2:25
E2 “>Billie Holiday And Her Lads Of Joy Stormy Weather 3:37
E3 “>Billie Holiday And Her Orchestra I Only Have Eyes For You 2:52
E4 “>Billie Holiday And Her Orchestra Tenderly 3:20
E5 “>Billie Holiday And Her Orchestra Autumn In New York 3:39
E6 “>Tony Scott And His Orchestra I’ve Got My Love To Keep Me Warm 3:53
E7 “>Billie Holiday And Her Orchestra It Had To Be You 3:58
E8 “>Billie Holiday And Her Orchestra East Of The Sun (West Of The Moon) 2:53
F1 “>Billie Holiday And Her Orchestra These Foolish Things (Remind Me Of You) 3:34
F2 “>Billie Holiday And Her Orchestra Remember? 2:32
F3 “>Billie Holiday And Her Lads Of Joy I Can’t Face The Music 3:09
F4 “>Billie Holiday And Her Orchestra P.S. I Love You 3:33
F5 “>Billie Holiday And Her Orchestra Blue Moon 3:26
F6 “>Billie Holiday, “>Oscar Peterson Love For Sale 2:54
F7 “>Billie Holiday And Her Orchestra Please Don’t Talk About Me When I’m Gone 4:16
F8 “>Billie Holiday And Her Orchestra God Bless The Child 3:08

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  • Alto SaxophoneAl Klink (tracks: D3), Benny Carter (tracks: B6, E7, F7), Bill Stegmeyer (tracks: C8, D3), Carl Frye (tracks: D5), Don Redman (tracks: C5), Earl Warren* (tracks: A5, B3), Eddie Barefield (tracks: D8), Edgar Sampson (tracks: B6), George Dorsey (tracks: C3, C7, D4), George Auld* (tracks: C5), Hymie Schertzer (tracks: D2), Jack Washington (tracks: A5), Jimmy Powell (tracks: D5), Johnny Hodges (tracks: B4), Johnny Mince (tracks: C3, C7), Lem Davis (tracks: C2, C6, D7), Leslie Johnakins (tracks: D8), Pete Clark (2) (tracks: D4), Toots Mondello (tracks: D3), Willie Smith (2) (tracks: F4)
  • Alto Saxophone, Soprano SaxophoneTab Smith (tracks: A8)
  • Arranged ByJimmy Mundy (tracks: C4)
  • Arranged By, ConductorSy Oliver (tracks: C3, C7, D4)
  • Baritone SaxophoneDave McRae (tracks: D4), Harry Carney (tracks: B4), Jack Washington (tracks: A5, B3), Stan Webb* (tracks: C8)
  • Baritone Saxophone, ClarinetEddie Barefield (tracks: C3, C7)
  • BassAl Hall (tracks: C5), Artie Bernstein (tracks: B5, B7), Art Shapiro* (tracks: C4), Bob Haggart (tracks: C8, D3), George Duvivier (tracks: C3, C7), Joe Benjamin (tracks: D4), John Kirby (tracks: A2, A3, B1, B4), John Levy (tracks: D6), John Simmons (tracks: C1, C2, C6, D7, E7, F7), John Williams* (tracks: A1, A8, B2, D2, D5), Leonard Gaskin (tracks: E6), Lou Butterman (tracks: F8), Milt Hinton (tracks: B8), Oscar Pettiford (tracks: D1), Pete Peterson (tracks: A4), Ray Brown (tracks: E1 to E4, E5, E8, F1 to F3, F8), Red Callender (tracks: F4), Ted Sturgis (tracks: D8), Walter Page (tracks: A5 to A7, B3, B6)
  • ClarinetArtie Shaw (tracks: A4), Barney Bigard (tracks: D1), Benny Goodman (tracks: B5), Bill Stegmeyer (tracks: D3), Buster Bailey (tracks: A3), Irving Fazola (tracks: B7), Jimmy Hamilton (tracks: D2), Lester Young (tracks: A6), Tony Scott (2) (tracks: E6), Vido Musso (tracks: B8)
  • Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Tenor SaxophoneCecil Scott (tracks: B1)
  • Clarinet, SaxophoneAlvy West (tracks: C4), Danny D’Andrea (tracks: C4), Lenny Hartman* (tracks: C4)
  • Clarinet, Tenor SaxophonePrince Robinson (tracks: B1)
  • ConductorPaul Whiteman (tracks: C4)
  • DrumsAlphonse Steele (tracks: A3), Alvin Stoller (tracks: E3, E8, F1, F8), Norris “Bunny” Shawker* (tracks: D3), Chico Hamilton (tracks: F4), Cozy Cole (tracks: A1, A2, A4, B1, B2, B4, B7, C3, C7, E6), Denzil Best (tracks: C2, D6, D7), Ed Shaughnessy (tracks: E1), Eddie Dougherty (tracks: A8), Gene Krupa (tracks: B5, B8), Harold “Doc” West (tracks: D5), J.C. Heard (tracks: D2, E4, E2, E5, F2, F3), Jo Jones (tracks: A5 to A7, B3, B6), Kenny Clarke (tracks: C5, D8), Larry Bunker (tracks: E7, F7), Nick Fatool (tracks: F8), Sidney Catlett (tracks: C1, C6, D1), Specs Powell (tracks: C8), Wallace Bishop (tracks: D4), Willie Rodriguez (tracks: C4)
  • Flute, SaxophoneDent Eckles* (tracks: F8)
  • GuitarAl Casey (tracks: A1, B2, B6, D1), Allan Reuss (tracks: B4, B8), Barney Kessel (tracks: E3 to E5, E7, E8, F1, F2, F4, F7, F8), Bernard Addison (tracks: A8), Billy Bauer (tracks: E6), Robert “Bob” Bain* (tracks: F8), Carmen Mastren (tracks: A3), Dan Perry (2) (tracks: D3), Dave Barbour (tracks: A2), Dick McDonough (tracks: A4, B5, B7), Everett Barksdale (tracks: C3, C7, D4), Freddie Green (tracks: A5, A6, A7, B3, E2, F3), Gene Fields (tracks: D2), Herb Ellis (tracks: E1), Jimmy McLin (tracks: B1), John Collins (2) (tracks: C5, D8), Lawrence Lucie (tracks: D5), Mike Pingitore (tracks: C4), Tiny Grimes (tracks: C8)
  • PianoArt Tatum (tracks: D1), Bobby Tucker (tracks: C2, D3, D6, D7, F4), Buddy Weed (tracks: C4), Carl Drinkard (tracks: E6), Charles La Vere (tracks: F8), Clyde Hart (tracks: B7), Count Basie (tracks: A7), Eddie Heywood (tracks: C1, C6, D8), Horace Henderson (tracks: C3, C7, D4), Jimmy Rowles (tracks: E7, F7), Joe Bushkin (tracks: A4), Joe Sullivan (tracks: A5, B5), “Countess” Margaret “Queenie” Johnson* (tracks: A6), Oscar Peterson (tracks: E1 to E5, E8, F1 to F3, F6, F8), Sammy Benskin (tracks: C8), Sonny White (tracks: A1, A8, B2, D5), Teddy Wilson (tracks: A2, A3, B1, B3, B4, B6, B8, C5, D2)
  • Tenor SaxophoneArmand Camgros (tracks: C8), Art Drelinger (tracks: D3), Art Karle (tracks: B5), Babe Russin (tracks: D2), Ben Webster (tracks: B8), Bob Dorsey (tracks: C2, D7), Budd Johnson (tracks: C3, C7, D4, E6), Coleman Hawkins (tracks: D1), Don Byas (tracks: C5), Flip Phillips (tracks: E3, E4, E8, F2, F8), Freddie Williams* (tracks: C3, C7, D4), Hank Ross (tracks: C8, D3), Herschel Evans (tracks: B3, B6), Jimmy Hamilton (tracks: C5), Joe Thomas (3) (tracks: A3), Kenneth Hollon (tracks: A8), Kermit Scott (tracks: D5), Chu Berry* (tracks: A1, A2, B2), Lester Young (tracks: A5, B3, B6, D8), Paul Quinichette (tracks: F3), Stanley Payne (tracks: A8)
  • TromboneBenny Morton (tracks: A2, B3, B6, C3, C6), Dan Minor (tracks: A7), Dickie Wells (tracks: A6), George Stevenson (tracks: D4), Henderson Chambers (tracks: C3, C7, D4), Jack Teagarden (tracks: B5, D1), Mort Bullman (tracks: C3, C7), Murray McEachern (tracks: C4), Skip Layton (tracks: C4), Tyree Glenn (tracks: A1, B2), Vic Dickenson (tracks: A6)
  • TrumpetBernie Privin (tracks: C3, C7), Billy Butterfield (tracks: D3), Bobby Moore (3) (tracks: A7), Bobby Williams (6) (tracks: D4), Buck Clayton (tracks: A5 to A7, B3, D4), Bunny Berigan (tracks: A4, B7,), Charlie Shavers (tracks: A1, A8, B2, E1, E3, E4, E6, E8, F2, F5), Charlie Teagarden (tracks: B5), Cootie Williams (tracks: B4), Dick Vance (tracks: C3, C7), Doc Cheatham (tracks: C6), Don Waddilove (tracks: C4), Ed Lewis (tracks: A7), Eddie Tompkins (tracks: A3), Emmett Berry (tracks: D2), Harry “Sweets” Edison* (tracks: A5, E7, F4, F7), Harry James (2) (tracks: B6), Henry “Red” Allen (tracks: B1), Irving “Mouse” Randolph* (tracks: B8), Joe Guy (tracks: C8), Joe Newman (tracks: E2, F3), Larry Neill* (tracks: C4), Monty Kelly (tracks: C4), Rostelle Reese (tracks: C2, D7), Roy Eldridge (tracks: A2, C5, D1, D5), Shad Collins (tracks: D4, D8), Shirley Clay (tracks: B5), Tony Faso (tracks: C3, C7)
  • ViolaArmand Kaproff (tracks: C8)
  • ViolinCharles Jaffe (tracks: C8), Frank Siefield (tracks: C8), George Swernoff (tracks: C8), Leo Kruczek (tracks: C8), Morris Leftkowitz* (tracks: C8)
  • VocalsBillie Holiday


3 LP

LOP 14.121

LOP 14.122

LOP 14.123

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