Quincy Jones - The Great Wide World Of Quincy Jones
Jazz
Label: Mercury ‎– MMC 14046
Type: Vinyl, LP, Album, Mono
Country: UK
Date of released: 1960
Category: Jazz
Style: Big Band
Genre: Jazz
Musician: Quincy Jones
Album's name: The Great Wide World Of Quincy Jones
ZIP archive size: 1707

Quincy Jones - The Great Wide World Of Quincy Jones


Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 Lester Leaps In
Soloist, Flute – Jerome Richardson, Les SpannSoloist, Guitar – Les SpannSoloist, Tenor Saxophone – Budd JohnsonWritten-By – Lester Young
3:33
A2 Ghana
Soloist, Baritone Saxophone – Sahib Shibab*Soloist, Piano – Patti BownWritten-By – Ernest Wilkins*
4:36
A3 Caravan
Soloist, Trombone – Jimmy ClevelandWritten-By – Duke Ellington, Irving Mills, Juan Tizol
3:28
A4 Everybody's Blues
Soloist, French Horn – Julius WatkinsWritten-By – Ernest Wilkins*
4:13
A5 Cherokee (Indian Love Song)
Soloist, Alto Saxophone – Porter KilbertSoloist, Trumpet – Art FarmerWritten-By – Ray Noble
3:05
B1 Air Mail Special
Soloist, Alto Saxophone – Porter KilbertSoloist, Trumpet – Lee MorganWritten-By – Benny Goodman, Charlie Christian, Jimmie Mundy*
2:33
B2 They Say It's Wonderful
Written-By – Irving Berlin
3:21
B3 Chant Of The Weed
Soloist – Phil WoodsWritten-By – Don Redman
3:14
B4 I Never Has Seen Snow
Soloist, Alto Saxophone – Phil WoodsWritten-By – Harold Arlen, Truman Capote
3:08
B5 Eesom
Soloist, Flute – Jerome RichardsonSoloist, Trombone – Jimmy ClevelandWritten-By – Bill Potts
5:04

Credits

  • Arranged By – Al Cohn (tracks: B1, B2), Bill Potts (tracks: A3, B4), Ernie Wilkins (tracks: A1, A2, A4, A5), Ralph Burns (tracks: B3)
  • Double Bass – Buddie Jones
  • Drums – Don Lamond
  • French Horn – Julius Watkins
  • Guitar – Les Spann
  • Liner Notes – Dizzy Gillespie
  • Piano – Patti Bown
  • Reeds – Budd Johnson, Jerome Richardson, Phil Woods, Porter Kilbert, Sahib Shibab*
  • Trombone – Billy Byers, Frank Rehak, Jimmy Cleveland, Urbie Green
  • Trumpet – Art Farmer, Ernie Royal, Jimmy Maxwell, Lee Morgan, Lennie Johnson*, Nick Travis

Notes

"HI-FInformation: Recorded both monaurally and stereophonically at Fine Recording Studios, New York City, with Bob Fine handling the audio controls. Microphone pickup was as follows: Reeds (...) Telefunken U-47; Brass (...) two RCA 44 BX's; Piano (...) Telefunken U-47; Bass (...) Altec 639C; Drums (...) Telefunken U-47; and Guitar (...) RCA 44BX. Monaural track was cut on an Ampex 300, while dual tracking was done on an Ampex 350-2."
(Signature: Hal Mooney - Mercury Recording Director)

Recording first published 1960

Made by E.M.I Records Ltd. in GT. Britain

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
SR 60221 Quincy Jones The Great Wide World Of Quincy Jones ‎(LP, Album) Mercury SR 60221 US 1959
SR 60221 Quincy Jones The Great Wide World Of Quincy Jones ‎(LP, Album) Mercury SR 60221 US 1959
6336 705 Quincy Jones The Great Wide World Of Quincy Jones ‎(LP, Album, RE) Mercury 6336 705 Portugal 1984
6372 477 Quincy Jones The Great Wide World Of Quincy Jones ‎(LP, Album, RE) Mercury 6372 477 France Unknown
6336 705 Quincy Jones The Great Wide World Of Quincy Jones ‎(LP, Album, RE) Mercury 6336 705 Brazil 1986