HOLIDAY, BILLIE - BILLIE'S BEST (2LP)

HOLIDAY, BILLIE - BILLIE'S BEST (2LP)

LP (12"/10" Album)

Login for pricing & ordering.

 

Label: DOXY ACV

Release date: 16/02/2017

Barcode: 0889397040079

Catalog no.: ACV0004007

Item ID: 443731

The selection presented on this DOUBLE-LP is drawn from Billie Holiday's recordings of the mid-1950s. Producer Norman Granz set Holiday among the small jazz combos that suited her talents best, groups that included some of the finest soloists of her generation, such as trumpeter Harry "Sweets" Edison, and saxophonists Benny Carter and Ben Webster. Granz also supplied ideal rhythm sections, with pianist Jimmy Rowles and guitarists Kenny Burrell and Barney Kessel making appearances here.
SIDE 1:
1. What A Little Moonlight Can Do
2. A Foggy Day
3. Come Rain Or Come Shine
4. Comes Love
SIDE 2:
1. He's Funny That Way
2. Stars Fell On Alabama
3. Gone With The Wind
4. They Can't Take That Away From Me
SIDE 3:
1. East Of The Sun (And West Of The Moon)
2. Everything I Have Is Yours
3. Stormy Blues
4. Speak Low
SIDE 4:
1. April In Paris
2. I've Got My Love To Keep Me Warm
3. Some Other Spring
4. All The Way

Ordering

Are you a private user? Order this item through our mailorder.

Are you a business user? Please login to add items to your basket.

More HOLIDAY, BILLIE...


HOLIDAY, BILLIE - AT JAZZ AT THE PHILHARMONIC (IT)

HOLIDAY, BILLIE - AT JAZZ AT THE PHILHARMONIC (IT)

A great reissue, featuring Billie Holiday at her best. These sides were recorded in 1945 and 1946 with backing from legends like Illinois Jacquet, Lester Young and Barney Kessel.

 

HOLIDAY, BILLIE - AT JAZZ AT THE PHILHARMONIC (RUS)

A great reissue on 180-GRAM VINYL, featuring Billie Holiday at her best. These sides were recorded in 1945 and 1946 with backing from legends like Illinois Jacquet, Lester Young and Barney Kessel. The recordings were first published on the 10-inch format, in 1954.

 

HOLIDAY, BILLIE - BILLIE'S BLUES (IT/DOXY)

HOLIDAY, BILLIE - BILLIE'S BLUES (IT/DOXY)

This album offers a impresive selection of material, drawn from three sources and dating from the magic years, the 1940s and early 1950s, just before her life style took its toll. The live tracks were taped at a concert during the European tour, Billie's first (and, as it ... read more »

 

HOLIDAY, BILLIE - BILLIE'S BLUES (IT/WAX LOVE)

HOLIDAY, BILLIE - BILLIE'S BLUES (IT/WAX LOVE)

Though she had been performing professionally since the late 1920s, as a teenager in Harlem, during its Renaissance, the immortal Billie Holiday didn't play a single night on the European continent until 1954. It was in that year that the great journalist and musician ... read more »

 

HOLIDAY, BILLIE - BILLIE'S BLUES (RUS)

Reissued on vinyl, 'Billie's Blues' offers an impressive selection of material, drawn from three sources and dating from the magic years, the 1940s and early 1950s, just before her life style took its toll. The live tracks were taped during her sole European tour.

 

HOLIDAY, BILLIE - GOD BLESS THE CHILD/DON'T EXPLAIN

USA import.

 

 

More on the DOXY ACV label...


FRANKLIN, ARETHA - LAUGHING ON THE OUTSIDE (IT)

FRANKLIN, ARETHA - LAUGHING ON THE OUTSIDE (IT)

'Laughing On The Outside', originally released in 1963, was Aretha Franklin's fifth studio album. The material consists of jazz and pop standards by a.o. Johnny Mercer and Duke Ellington. Columbia producer Robert Mersey took care of the arrangements. A classic LP, reissued ... read more »

 

PEPPER, ART - INTENSITY

PEPPER, ART - INTENSITY

A reissue of a 1963 album by altoist Art Pepper, originally released when he was serving a long prison sentence due to his addiction to heroin. Assisted by pianist Dolo Coker, bassist Jimmy Bond and drummer Frank Butler, on these recordings Pepper started to showcase ... read more »

 

MONK, THELONIOUS -& JOHN COLTRANE- - AT CARNEGIE HALL

MONK, THELONIOUS -& JOHN COLTRANE- - AT CARNEGIE HALL

Almost miraculously, we have these two Carnegie Hall sets, when that August hall's acoustics were all-purpose. Coltrane soars, Monk is in top form on a fine piano; Abdul-Malik supplies a steady bottom; and Wilson, a musician's musician, does what he always did: apply his ... read more »

 

ASHBY, DOROTHY - HIP HARP IN A MINOR GROOVE (2LP)

ASHBY, DOROTHY - HIP HARP IN A MINOR GROOVE (2LP)

This DOUBLE-LP brings together, for the first time, 'Hip Harp' and 'In A Minor Groove', the two albums recorded in 1958 by the legendary Dorothy Ashby. Dorothy had a unique soul jazz harp sound, used in a swinging way, but also reminding of traditional African stringed ... read more »

 

YOUNG, LESTER -WITH THE OSCAR PETERSON TRIO- - COLLATES

YOUNG, LESTER -WITH THE OSCAR PETERSON TRIO- - COLLATES

A bunch of killer tracks from the '50s by one of the all-time great tenor sax players teaming up with pianist Oscar Peterson and his trio (guitarist Barney Kessel, bassist Ray Brown, and drummer J.C. Heard). THis is a limited numbered edition of 500 copies.

 

EVANS, BILL/SHELLY MANNE/MONTY BUDWIG - EMPATHY

EVANS, BILL/SHELLY MANNE/MONTY BUDWIG - EMPATHY

This album came about through a fortuitous convergence of circumstances. Shelly Manne & His Men appeared at New York's Village Vanguard, sharing the bill with the Bill Evans Trio. At the same time Creed Taylor set up a session at Rudy Van Gelder's studio with Evans and ... read more »

 

 


Clear Spot - clearspot.nl

Clear Spot International BV
Hermelijnkoog 21
1822CA Alkmaar
The Netherlands

T. + 31 (0)72 567 9990
F. + 31 (0)84 229 8862

E. info@clearspot.nl
W. www.clear-spot.nl

Deze website gebruikt cookies. Meer info. / This website uses cookies. More info.