A Life in Jazz: A Musical Biography ()

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A  Life in Jazz: A Musical Biography - Stan Getz
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  1. Night Rider
  2. Billie's Bounce
  3. Corcovado (Quiet Nights of Quiet Stars)
  4. Litha
  5. You're Blasť
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  1. Night Rider
  2. Billie's Bounce
  3. Corcovado (Quiet Nights of Quiet Stars)
  4. Litha
  5. You're Blasť
  6. What Is This Thing Called Love?
  7. Hymn of the Orient
  8. Summertime
  9. I'm in Love
  10. Who Could Care?
  11. Night and Day
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This sampler of Stan Getz's Verve recordings was released at the same time (in 1996) as a definitive biography also titled A Life in Jazz. The 11 selections are all excellent but would have been more effective if released in chronological order. There are three numbers from the 1950s, five from the '60s, one from 1987 and two from 1991 including a version of "Night and Day" that is taken from the tenor's final recording session. Highlights include "Billie's Bounce" (a 1957 collaboration with trombonist J.J. Johnson), ...

A  Life in Jazz: A Musical Biography 1996, Verve

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