The John Kirby Sextet - 1939-1941

Artist:
The John Kirby Sextet
Category:
Jazz
Name:
1939-1941
Quality:
FLAC, MP3
Label: Columbia ‎– 477635 2, Columbia ‎– COL 477635 2
Series: Jazz Originals –
Type: 2 x CD, Compilation, Remastered, Mono
Country: France
Date of released: 1995
Category: Jazz
Style: Swing



Tracklist Hide Credits

1-1 The John Kirby Sextet* It Feels So Good
Written-By – C. Shavers*
2:44
1-2 The John Kirby Sextet* Effervescent Blues
Written-By – C. Shavers*
2:48
1-3 The John Kirby Sextet* The Turf
Written-By – J. Kirby*
2:53
1-4 The John Kirby Sextet* Dawn On The Desert
Written-By – C. Shavers*
2:54
1-5 The John Kirby Sextet* Anitra's Dance
Arranged By – C. Shavers*Written-By – Grieg*
2:47
1-6 The John Kirby Sextet* Sweet Georgia Brown
Written-By – B. Bernie*, K. Casey*, M. Pinkard*
2:50
1-7 The John Kirby Sextet* Drink To Me Only With Thine Eyes
Arranged By – C. Shavers*
2:59
1-8 The John Kirby Sextet* Minute Waltz
Arranged By – C. Shavers*Written-By – Chopin*
2:32
1-9 The John Kirby Sextet* Front And Center
Written-By – C. Shavers*, J. Kirby*
2:56
1-10 The John Kirby Sextet* Royal Garden Blues
Written-By – C. Williams*, S. Williams*
2:32
1-11 The John Kirby Sextet* Opus 5
Written-By – C. Shavers*
2:47
1-12 The John Kirby Sextet* Fantasy Impromptu
Arranged By – Evan L. YoungWritten-By – Chopin*
2:38
1-13 The John Kirby Sextet* Blue Skies
Written-By – I. Berlin*
2:40
1-14 The John Kirby Sextet* Rose Room (In Sunny Roseland)
Written-By – A. Hickman*, H. Williams*
2:36
1-15 The John Kirby Sextet* I May Be Wrong (But I Think You're Wonderful)
Written-By – H. Ruskin*, H. Sullivan*
2:59
1-16 The John Kirby Sextet* Little Brown Jug
Arranged By – C. Shavers*Written-By – Traditional
2:43
1-17 The John Kirby Sextet* Nocturne
Written-By – T. Griselle*
2:45
1-18 The John Kirby Sextet* One Alone
Written-By – O. Hammerstein II*, O. Harbach*, S. Romberg*
2:49
1-19 The John Kirby Sextet* Humoresque
Arranged By – Evan L. YoungWritten-By – Dvorak*
2:17
1-20 The John Kirby Sextet* Serenade
Written-By – Evan L. Young, Schubert*
2:35
1-21 The John Kirby Sextet* Jumpin' In The Pump Room
Written-By – C. Shavers*, J. Kirby*
2:49
1-22 The John Kirby Sextet* Milumbu
Written-By – C. Shavers*, J. Kirby*
2:42
1-23 The John Kirby Sextet* You Go Your Way
Written-By – C. Shavers*, J. Kirby*
3:15
1-24 The John Kirby Sextet* 20th Century
Written-By – C. Shavers*, J. Kirby*
2:49
2-1 Maxine Sullivan - Orchestra Under The Direction Of John Kirby St. Louis Blues
Written-By – W. C. Handy
3:08
2-2 Maxine Sullivan - Orchestra Under The Direction Of John Kirby The House Of Parting
Written-By – G. Kahn*, M. Spoliansky*
2:48
2-3 The John Kirby Sextet* Temptation (From MGM Picture "Going Hollywood")
Written-By – A. Freed*, N. Herb Brown*
3:08
2-4 The John Kirby Sextet* Blues Petite
Written-By – C. Shavers*
3:12
2-5 The John Kirby Sextet* On A Little Street In Singapore
Written-By – B. Hill*, P. De Rose*
2:54
2-6 The John Kirby Sextet* Chloe
Written-By – G. Kahn*, N. Moret*
2:47
2-7 The John Kirby Sextet* Andiology
Written-By – C. Shavers*, J. Kirby*
2:46
2-8 The John Kirby Sextet* Can't We Be Friends
Written-By – K. Swift*, P. James*
2:38
2-9 The John Kirby Sextet* Then I'll Be Happy (I Wanna Go Where You Go - Do What You Do)
Written-By – C. Friends*, L. Brown*, S. Clare*
2:50
2-10 The John Kirby Sextet* I Love You Truly
Written-By – C.J. Bond*
2:57
2-11 The John Kirby Sextet* Frasquita Serenade
Written-By – F. Lehar*
2:42
2-12 The John Kirby Sextet* Sextet From 'Lucia'
Arranged By – C. Shavers*Written-By – Donizetti*
2:33
2-13 The John Kirby Sextet* Coquette
Written-By – I. Berlin*
2:56
2-14 The John Kirby Sextet* Zooming At The Zombie
Written-By – C. Shavers*
2:40
2-15 Maxine Sullivan - Orchestra Under The Direction Of John Kirby If I Had A Ribbon Bow
Arranged By – H. Prince*, L. Singer*Written-By – Traditional
3:10
2-16 Maxine Sullivan - Orchestra Under The Direction Of John Kirby Who Is Sylvia ?
Adapted By – L. Singer*Written-By – Schubert*
2:55
2-17 Maxine Sullivan - Orchestra Under The Direction Of John Kirby Molly Malone
Arranged By – L. Singer*, M. LoringWritten-By – Traditional
2:45
2-18 Maxine Sullivan - Orchestra Under The Direction Of John Kirby Barbara Allen
Arranged By – L. Singer*Written-By – Traditional
2:53
2-19 The John Kirby Sextet* Bounce Of The Sugar Plum Fairy
Arranged By – L. Singer*Written-By – Tchaïkovsky*
2:23
2-20 The John Kirby Sextet* Beethoven Riffs On
Arranged By – L. Singer*Written-By – Beethoven*
2:31
2-21 The John Kirby Sextet* Double Talk (A Fugue)
Written-By – L. Singer*
2:56
2-22 The John Kirby Sextet* Cutting The Campus
Written-By – L. Harding*, C. Shavers*, J. Kirby*
2:50

Companies, etc.

  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Sony Music Entertainment (France) S.A.
  • Copyright (c) – Sony Music Entertainment Inc.
  • Distributed By – Sony Music
  • Pressed By – DADC Austria
  • Published By – Robbins Music Corp.
  • Published By – Warner Bros. Music
  • Published By – Shapiro, Bernstein & Co., Inc.
  • Published By – Irving Berlin Inc.
  • Published By – Miller Music Inc.
  • Published By – Harms, Inc.
  • Published By – Handy Bros. Music Co.
  • Published By – Carrie Jacobs Bond & Son
  • Published By – Edward B. Marks Music Corporation
  • Published By – Oliver Music Publishing Co.

Credits

  • Alto Saxophone – Russell Procope
  • Bass – John Kirby
  • Clarinet – Buster Bailey
  • Drums – O'Neil Spencer
  • Liner Notes [English Translation] – Jacques B. Hess*
  • Liner Notes [French], Executive-Producer – Henri Renaud
  • Photography By – Frank Driggs Collection
  • Piano – Billy Kyle
  • Remastered By [Restauration] – Frank Abbey, Jean-Paul Legrand
  • Trumpet – Charlie Shavers
  • Vocals – Maxine Sullivan (tracks: 2-1, 2-2, 2-15 to 2-18)

Notes

Recorded January 9, 1939 (#1-1 to 1-4), May 19, 1939 (#1-5 to 1-8), July 28, 1939 (#1-9 to 1-11), August 10, 1939 (#1-12 to 1-15), October 12, 1939 (#1-16 to 1-20), April 21, 1940 (#1-21 to 1-24), May 1, 1940 (# 2-1 to 2-2), May 27, 1940 (# 2-3 to 2-8), July 9, 1940 (# 2-9 to 2-14), August 1, 1940 (# 2-15 to 2-18), January 15, 1941 (# 2-19 to 2-22).
All tracks recorded New York except # 1-16 to 1-20, Chicago.

# 1-1 to 1-20: ℗ 1939 Sony Music Entertainment Inc.
# 1-21 to 2-18: ℗ 1940 Sony Music Entertainment Inc.
# 2-19 to 2-22: ℗ 1941 Sony Music Entertainment Inc.
© 1956 Sony Music Entertainment Inc.

This compilation: ℗ 1986 Sony Music Entertainment (France) S.A.
Imprimé en Hollande. Distribué en France par Sony Music.
First label cat. # on spines and CDs, second on back cover.
Release date 1995, according to legal deposit at Bibliothèque Nationale de France as stated on BNF site.

"The Biggest Little Band In The Land" - his recorded Works In Chronological Order. USA. 1939 - 1941.
The music on those 2 CDs was previously issued on:
John Kirby Sextet - The Biggest Little Band In The Land - His Recorded Works In Chronological Order - Vol. I - 1939
John Kirby Sextet - The Biggest Little Band In The Land - His Recorded Works In Chronological Order - Vol. II - 1939/1940
John Kirby Sextet - The Biggest Little Band In The Land - His Recorded Works In Chronological Order - Vol. III - 1940/1941

Publishers:
Robbins Music Corp. (# 1-1, 1-2, 1-4, 1-5, 1-7 to 1-9, 1-11, 1-12, 1-16, 1-17, 1-20 to 1-24, 2-3, 2-4, 2-6, 2-7, 2-12, 2-14 to 2-18, 2-21)
Warner Bros. Music (# 1-6, 1-15)
Shapiro, Bernstein & Co., Inc. (# 1-10, 2-5)
Irving Berlin Inc. (# 1-13, 2-9, 2-13)
Miller Music Inc. (# 1-14)
Harms, Inc. (# 1-18, 2-2, 2-8)
Handy Bros. Music Co. (# 2-1)
Carrie Jacobs Bond & Son (# 2-10)
Edward B. Marks Music Corp. (# 2-11)
Oliver Music Publishing Co. (# 2-20)

Label cat. Nr initial issue and master Nr :
. Track 1-1: Vocalion - Okeh 4624, 23935-1
. Track 1-2: Vocalion - Okeh 4624, 23936-1
. Track 1-3: Vocalion - Okeh 4653, 23937-1
. Track 1-4: Vocalion - Okeh 4653, 23938-1A
. Track 1-5: Vocalion - Okeh 4890, W 24677-A
. Track 1-6: Columbia 36001, W 24678-B
. Track 1-7: Vocalion - Okeh 4890, W 24679-A
. Track 1-8: Vocalion - Okeh 5542, W 24680-A
. Track 1-9: Vocalion - Okeh 5520, W 24945-A
. Track 1-10: Vocalion - Okeh 5187, W 24946-A
. Track 1-11: Vocalion - Okeh 5048, W 24947-A
. Track 1-12: Vocalion - Okeh 5570, W 24995-A
. Track 1-13: Vocalion - Okeh 5187, W 24996-A
. Track 1-14: Columbia 36000, W 24997-A
. Track 1-15: Vocalion - Okeh 5048, W 24998-A
. Track 1-16: Vocalion - Okeh 5570, WC 2781-A
. Track 1-17: Vocalion - Okeh 5520, WC 2782-A
. Track 1-18: Vocalion - Okeh 5605, WC 2783-A
. Track 1-19: Vocalion - Okeh 5605, WC 2784-A
. Track 1-20: Columbia 36001, WC 2785-A
. Track 1-21: Okeh 5661, W 26757-A
. Track 1-22: Columbia 35920, W 26758-A
. Track 1-23: Vocalion - Okeh 5542, W 26759-A
. Track 1-24: Columbia 36000, W 26760-A
. Track 2-1: Columbia 36341, WCO 26788-C
. Track 2-2: Columbia 36341, WCO 26789-C
. Track 2-3: Okeh 5661, W 26854-A
. Track 2-4: Okeh 5805, W 26855-A
. Track 2-5: Okeh 5761, W 26856-A
. Track 2-6: Okeh 5632, W 26857-A
. Track 2-7: Okeh 5805, W 26997-A
. Track 2-8: Columbia 35920, W 26998
. Track 2-9: Columbia 35999, W 26999-A
. Track 2-10: Columbia 36165, W 28000-A
. Track 2-11: Okeh 5705, W 28001-A
. Track 2-12: Okeh 5705, W 28002-A
. Track 2-13: Columbia 35999, W 28003-A
. Track 2-14: Okeh 5761, W 28004-A
. Track 2-15: Columbia 36233, CO 27766-1
. Track 2-16: Columbia 36233, CO 27767-1
. Track 2-17: Columbia 35710, CO 27768-1
. Track 2-18: Columbia 35710, CO 27769-1
. Track 2-19: Columbia 35998, CO 29508-1
. Track 2-20: Columbia GL 502, CO 29509-1
. Track 2-21: Columbia 35998, CO 29510-1
. Track 2-22: Columbia 36165, CO 29511-1

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 5 099747 763526
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout CD 1): 1-14-472184-10 23 A4 DADC AUSTRIA
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout CD 2): 2-14-472184-10 11 A2 DADC AUSTRIA
  • Rights Society: SACEM SACD SDRM SGDL / BIEM
  • Label Code: LC 0162
  • Other (Manufacturing code printed on CD 1): 14-477635-10/1
  • Other (Manufacturing code printed on CD 2): 14-477635-10/2
  • Other (Manufacturing code on back cover and back booklet): 14-477635-10
  • Price Code (France): CB 821

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
COL 472184 2 John Kirby Sextet 1939-1941 ‎(2xCD, Comp) Columbia COL 472184 2 Europe 1992