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The Complete Lester Young Studio Sessions On Verve [Explicit]

142 songs (10 hours and 23 minutes) Released on January 15, 1999
Disc 1
1
Back To The Land
Lester Young, Nat King Cole, Buddy Rich & Billy Strayhorn
3:58
2
I Cover The Waterfront (12" Version)
Lester Young, Nat King Cole & Buddy Rich
3:51
3
I Cover The Waterfront (Master Take)
Lester Young, Nat King Cole & Buddy Rich
4:04
4
Somebody Loves Me
Lester Young, Nat King Cole & Buddy Rich
3:54
5
I've Found A New Baby
Lester Young, Nat King Cole & Buddy Rich
4:05
6
The Man I Love
Lester Young, Nat King Cole & Buddy Rich
4:51
7
Peg O' My Heart
Lester Young & Nat King Cole
4:05
8
I Want To Be Happy
Lester Young, Nat King Cole & Buddy Rich
3:58
9
Mean To Me [feat. Nat King Cole & Buddy Rich]
Lester Young feat. Nat King Cole & Buddy Rich
4:13
10
Too Marvelous For Words (78 RPM Take)
Lester Young
3:00
11
Too Marvelous For Words (Master Take)
Lester Young
3:02
12
'Deed I Do
Lester Young
3:17
13
Encore
Lester Young
3:09
14
Polka Dots And Moonbeams
Lester Young
3:41
15
Up 'N' Adam
Lester Young
3:50
16
Three Little Words
Lester Young
3:19
17
Count Every Star (Master Take)
Lester Young
3:01
18
Count Every Star
Lester Young
3:12
19
It All Depends On You
Lester Young
3:23
20
Neenah (Alternate Take)
Lester Young
3:09
21
Neenah (Alternate Take 2)
Lester Young
2:18
22
Neenah (Alternate Take 3)
Lester Young
3:26
Disc 2
1
Jeepers, Creepers
Lester Young
3:07
2
Thou Swell (U.S.A. 78-RPM Take)
Lester Young
2:55
3
Thou Swell (Canada 78-RPM Take)
Lester Young
2:57
4
September In The Rain
Lester Young
3:08
5
Undercover Girl Blues
Lester Young
2:44
6
Frenesi
Lester Young
3:01
7
Pete's Cafe
Lester Young
3:36
8
Little Pee Blues
Lester Young
2:42
9
A Foggy Day
Lester Young
2:52
10
In A Little Spanish Town
Lester Young
3:14
11
Let's Fall In Love
Lester Young
2:57
12
Down 'N' Adam
Lester Young
2:57
13
Lester Swings
Lester Young
2:33
14
Slow Motion Blues
Lester Young
2:58
15
Ad Lib Blues
Lester Young & The Oscar Peterson Trio
5:52
16
Just You, Just Me
Lester Young & The Oscar Peterson Trio
7:39
17
Tea For Two
Lester Young & The Oscar Peterson Trio
7:45
18
Indiana
Lester Young & The Oscar Peterson Trio
7:04
19
These Foolish Things
Lester Young & The Oscar Peterson Trio
3:27
20
I Can't Get Started
Lester Young & Oscar Peterson
4:30
Disc 3
1
Stardust
Lester Young & The Oscar Peterson Trio
3:38
2
(It Takes) Two To Tango
Lester Young & The Oscar Peterson Trio
6:06
3
On The Sunny Side Of The Street
Lester Young & The Oscar Peterson Trio
3:27
4
Almost Like Being In Love
Lester Young & The Oscar Peterson Trio
3:34
5
I Can't Give You Anything But Love
Lester Young & The Oscar Peterson Trio
3:23
6
There Will Never Be Another You
Lester Young & The Oscar Peterson Trio
3:29
7
I'm Confessin'
Lester Young & The Oscar Peterson Trio
3:44
8
Willow Weep For Me
Lester Young
3:09
9
This Can't Be Love
Lester Young
3:24
10
Can't We Be Friends?
Lester Young
3:10
11
Tenderly
Lester Young
3:29
12
New D. B. Blues
Lester Young
3:21
13
Jumpin' At The Woodside
Lester Young
3:04
14
I Can't Believe That You're In Love With Me
Lester Young
3:13
15
Oh, Lady, Be Good!
Lester Young
3:30
16
Another Mambo
Lester Young
3:39
17
Come Rain Or Come Shine
Lester Young
3:12
18
Rose Room
Lester Young
4:11
19
Somebody Loves Me (1954 Version)
Lester Young
4:58
20
Touch Me Again (AKA "Kiss Me Again")
Lester Young
5:17
21
It Don't Mean A Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing)
Lester Young
4:30
Disc 4
1
I'm In The Mood For Love
Lester Young
3:32
2
Big Top Blues
Lester Young
4:49
3
Mean To Me
Lester Young & Harry Edison
7:39
4
That's All (Alternate Take)
Lester Young & Oscar Peterson
4:40
5
That's All
Lester Young & Harry Edison
4:44
6
Red Boy Blues
Lester Young & Harry Edison
5:33
7
Pennies From Heaven
Lester Young & Harry Edison
5:24
8
She's Funny That Way (Breakdown)
Lester Young & Oscar Peterson
3:28
9
She's Funny That Way
Lester Young & Harry Edison
8:52
10
One O'Clock Jump
Lester Young & Oscar Peterson
5:37
11
It's The Talk Of The Town
Lester Young, Oscar Peterson, Harry Edison & Buck Clayton
6:32
12
I've Found A New Baby (Master Take With False Start)
Lester Young & Oscar Peterson
6:01
13
I Guess I'll Have To Change My Plan
Lester Young
9:25
Disc 5
1
I Didn't Know What Time It Was (1956 Version)
Lester Young
10:01
2
Gigantic Blues
Lester Young
6:50
3
This Years Kisses
Lester Young
6:45
4
You Can Depend On Me
Lester Young
9:03
5
Pres Returns
Lester Young & Teddy Wilson Quartet
6:22
6
Prisoner Of Love
Lester Young & Teddy Wilson Quartet
7:38
7
Taking A Chance On Love
Lester Young & Teddy Wilson Quartet
5:09
8
All Of Me
Lester Young & Teddy Wilson Quartet
5:08
9
Louise
Lester Young & Teddy Wilson Quartet
5:16
10
Love Is Here To Stay
Lester Young
6:28
11
Love Me Or Leave Me
Lester Young & Teddy Wilson Quartet
6:46
Disc 6
1
St. Tropez (Alternate Take)
Lester Young & Oscar Peterson
7:28
2
St. Tropez (Master Take)
Lester Young & Oscar Peterson
10:38
3
Flic (With False Start)
Lester Young & Oscar Peterson
6:31
4
Ballad Medley: A Ghost Of A Chance/I Cover The Waterfront (With False Start)
Lester Young & Oscar Peterson
5:52
5
Love Is Here To Stay
Lester Young & Oscar Peterson
5:53
6
Sunday (Rejected Version)
Lester Young & Oscar Peterson
5:39
7
Perdido (Incomplete Take)
Lester Young & Oscar Peterson
6:37
8
Waldorf Blues (Alternate Take)
Lester Young
6:53
9
Waldorf Blues (Master Take)
Lester Young
8:36
10
Sunday (Master Take)
Lester Young
7:02
11
You're Getting To Be A Habit With Me (Alternate Take)
Lester Young
7:40
Disc 7
1
You're Getting To Be A Habit With Me (Master Take)
Lester Young
5:28
2
Romping
Lester Young
11:41
3
Gypsy In My Soul
Lester Young
4:13
4
Please Don't Talk About Me When I'm Gone
Lester Young
6:01
5
They Can't Take That Away From Me
Lester Young
6:00
6
Salute To Benny
Lester Young
8:32
7
Ballad Medley: The Very Thought Of You/I Want A Little Girl/Blue And Sentimental
Lester Young
6:36
8
Mean To Me
Lester Young
7:00
9
I Didn't Know What Time It Was (1959 Version)
Lester Young
4:19
10
Oh Lady, Be Good!
Lester Young
3:35
11
Almost Like Being In Love
Lester Young
3:59
12
Three Little Words (1959 Version)
Lester Young
4:17
13
I Cover The Waterfront
Lester Young
3:47
14
I Can't Get Started
Lester Young
3:10
Disc 8
1
Indiana
Lester Young
2:46
2
Pennies From Heaven
Lester Young
3:19
3
New D. B. Blues
Lester Young
3:13
4
Lullaby Of Birdland
Lester Young
3:42
5
There Will Never Be Another You
Lester Young
3:37
6
Tea For Two
Lester Young
3:38
7
Early Life (Interview)
Lester Young
3:47
8
After New Orleans (Interview) [Explicit]
Lester Young
1:54
9
Pres's Instruments (Interview) [Explicit]
Lester Young
5:54
10
Count Basie (Interview) [Explicit]
Lester Young
1:41
11
Racial Tension (Interview) [Explicit]
Lester Young
2:16
12
Influences (Interview) [Explicit]
Lester Young
2:33
13
Composing And Reading Music (Interview) [Explicit]
Lester Young
5:16
14
Recordings: Clarinet Dates (Interview)
Lester Young
2:55
15
Lady Day And Nobody's Business (Interview) [Explicit]
Lester Young
2:44
16
Philosophy On Music I (Interview) [Explicit]
Lester Young
1:18
17
Younger Saxophonists (Interview)
Lester Young
1:50
18
Basie Then And Now (Interview) [Explicit]
Lester Young
2:07
19
Debunking (Interview) [Explicit]
Lester Young
1:37
20
Philosophy On Music II (Interview) [Explicit]
Lester Young
1:44
21
Pres's Sound: Sitting In With Fletcher Henderson (Interview) [Explicit]
Lester Young
2:29
22
Joining Henderson (Interview) [Explicit]
Lester Young
3:29
23
Early Pres: Oliver, Bronson, Basie (Interview)
Lester Young
1:13
24
Coleman Hawkins And Henderson (Interview)
Lester Young
1:25
25
Billie Holiday (Interview)
Lester Young
1:38
26
Recording Techniques (Interview)
Lester Young
2:00
27
Pres's Favorite Singers (Interview)
Lester Young
1:39
28
Philosophy On Music Vis-A-Vis Other Tenor Players (Interview)
Lester Young
2:59
29
Records New And Old (Interview)
Lester Young
2:12
30
Mahalia Jackson (Interview)
Lester Young
0:55