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Ben Webster - The Soul Of Ben Webster FLAC Performer: Ben Webster
Album: The Soul Of Ben Webster
Country: Europe
Style: Cool Jazz, Swing
Label: Verve Records
Genre: Jazz
Catalog #: 527 475-2
Size FLAC: 1655 mb.
Size MP3: 1549 mb.
Rating: 4.7/5
Votes: 080
Record Source: 2 × CD, Compilation, Reissue




Tracklist


1Ev's Mad
Written-By – Ben Webster
4:21
2Blues For Bill Basie
Written-By – Sweets Edison
9:30
3When I Fall In Love
Written-By – Edward Heyman, Victor Young
4:57
4Chelsea Bridge
Written-By – William Thomas "Billy" Strayhorn
3:38
5I Didn't Know About You
Written-By – Bob Russell, Edward Kennedy "Duke" Ellington
3:31
6Saturday Afternoon Blues
Written-By – Johnny Hodges
5:58
7Charlotte's Piccolo
Written-By – Ben Webster
15:29
8Moonlight In Vermont
Written-By – John Blackburn, Karl Suessdorf
3:56
9Satin Doll
Written-By – Billy Strayhorn, Duke Ellington, Johnny Mercer
5:01
10Gone With The Wind
Written-By – Allie Wrubel, Herb Magidson
3:17
11Honey Hill
Written-By – Johnny Hodges
4:02
12Ash
Written-By – Ben Webster
8:21
13Fajista
Written-By – Benjamin Francis "Ben" Webster
3:40
14Gee, Baby, Ain't I Good To You?
Written-By – Andy Razaf, Donald Matthew "Don" Redman
3:31
15Don't Take Your Love From Me
Written-By – Henry Nemo
4:58
16Cool Your Motor
Written-By – Johnny Hodges
3:36
17Blues-a-Penty
Written-By – Johnny Hodges
3:21
18You're Getting To Be A Habit With Me
Written-By – Al Dubin, Harry Warren
6:50
19Don't Take Your Love From Me
Written-By – Henry Nemo
3:40
20Reelin' And Rockin'
Written-By – Cornelius Hodges aka "Johnny Hodges"
9:37
21Blues For The Blues
Written-By – Harry 'Sweets' Edison
5:52
22Blues For The Blues
Written-By – Harry 'Sweets' Edison
4:49
23Taste On The Place
Written-By – Sweets Edison
7:02
24Reelin' And Rockin'
Written-By – Johnny Hodges
9:40
25Blues For Piney Brown
Written-By – Sweets Edison
7:37
26Coal Train
Written-By – Ben Webster
4:07


Versions


CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
527 475-2Ben Webster The Soul Of Ben Webster ‎(2xCD, Comp, RE)Verve Records527 475-2Europe1995
POCJ-2365Ben Webster The Soul Of Ben Webster ‎(2xCD, Comp)Verve RecordsPOCJ-2365Japan1995
850546/1-2Ben Webster The Soul Of Ben Webster ‎(2xCD, Comp, RE, Unofficial)Limited Edition 850546/1-2Russia1998
314 527 475-2Ben Webster The Soul Of Ben Webster ‎(2xCD, Comp)Verve Records314 527 475-2US1995


Credits


  • Art Direction [Compilation], Design [Compilation]Wendi Traub-Cohen
  • BassJimmy Woode (tracks: CD2: 4-14), Milt Hinton (tracks: CD1: 1-7), Ray Brown (tracks: CD1: 8-12; CD2: 1-3)
  • Booklet Editor [Compilation]Peter Pullman
  • Design [Compilation: Design Coordinated By]Nichell Delvaille
  • DrumsAlvin Stoller (tracks: CD1: 8-12; CD2: 1-3), Dave Bailey (tracks: CD1: 1-7), Sam Woodyard (tracks: CD2: 4-14)
  • Executive-Producer [Compilation]Richard Seidel
  • GuitarBarney Kessel (tracks: CD1: 8, 9, 12; CD2: 1, 3), Herb Ellis (tracks: CD1: 10, 11; CD2: 2), Mundell Lowe (tracks: CD1: 1-7)
  • Liner NotesFrancis Davis
  • Mastered By [Compilation]Gary Mayo
  • Photography By [Booklet Back Cover]Phil March
  • Photography By [Booklet: Sweets Edison]Chuck Stewart
  • Photography By [Booklet: Webster, Hodges and Last But One Page]Herman Leonard
  • PianoBilly Strayhorn (tracks: CD2: 4-14), Jimmy Jones (tracks: CD1: 1-7), Oscar Peterson (tracks: CD1: 8-12; CD2: 1-3)
  • Production Manager [Compilation: Production Coordinated By]Aric Lach Morrison
  • Research [Compilation]Ben Young
  • Saxophone [Alto]Johnny Hodges (tracks: CD2: 4-14)
  • Saxophone [Tenor]Ben Webster (tracks: CD1: 2, 5, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12; CD2: 1, 2, 3, 5, 7, 8, 10, 12, 13), Harold Ashby (tracks: CD1: 1, 3, 4, 6, 7)
  • Supervised By [Compilation]Michael Lang
  • TromboneVic Dickenson (tracks: CD2: 5, 7, 8, 10, 12, 13)
  • TrumpetArt Farmer (tracks: CD1: 1, 3, 4, 6, 7), Harry Edison (tracks: CD1: 8-12; CD2: 1-3), Roy Eldridge (tracks: CD2: 5, 7, 8, 10, 12, 13)


Notes


Released in a standard jewel-case with 2 CD foldable black tray with a 20 page booklet.
Booklet cover is release/jewel-case cover.

Booklet info:
Disc one tracks 1 to 7:
- Recorded prob. July 1958 in New York City
- Original LP issue: The Soul of Ben Webster, Verve MGVS-8359
Disc one tracks 8 , 9 and 12 and disc two tracks 1 to 3:
- Recorded March 5, 1957 at Capitol Studios, Hollywood
Disc one tracks 1o and 11:
- Recorded March 29, 1957 at Capitol Studios, Hollywood
Disc one tracks 8 to 12 and disc two tracks 1 to 3:
- Original LP issue: Harry Edison, Gee, Baby, Ain't I Good To You, Verve MGV 8211
Disc one track 12 previously unissued.
Disc two tracks 4 to 14:
- Recorded April 5, 1958 at Fine Recording, New York City
Disc two tracks 4 to 12
- Original LP issue: Johnny Hodge, Blues-a-Plenty, Verve MGVS-6123.
Disc two tracks 13 and 14 previously unissued.
Original recordings produced by Norman Granz.
Two quotes by Roland Barthes and Harry 'Sweets' Edison
Credited liner notes in English.
Compilation production credits.
"A Brief History of Verve" with Verve's Take 2 series catalogue for "two CDs for a special price".
e Facsimiles of original LPs.

Back cover info:
"Three LPs On Two CDs:
- "The Soul Of Ben Webster" by Ben Webster (1-01 to 1-07), original LP issue Verve MGVS-8359.
- "Gee, Baby, Ain't I Good To You" by Harry Edison (1-08 to 2-03), original LP issue Verve MGV 8211.
- "Blues-a-Plenty" by Johnny Hodges (2-04 to 2-14), original LP issue Verve MGVS 6123.
Total time 76:32
Tracks 1-12, 2-13 and 2-14 are "previously unissued alternative take"
Original recordings produced by Norman Granz.
This compilation ℗ 1995 Polygram Records Inc., © 1995 Polygram Records Inc.

CD disc info.
Disc One:
- "Stereophonic" banner bellow "Verve Records" logo on top.
- "Ben Webster The Soul Of Ben Webster" bellow spindle hole.
- This compilation ℗ 1995 Polygram Records Inc.
- Copyright rim text message in English.
Disc Two:
- "Verve Records" logo on top.
- "Ben Webster The Soul Of Ben Webster" at the left of spindle hole.
- This compilation ℗ 1995 Polygram Records Inc.
- Copyright rim text message in English.


Barcodes


  • Other (Disc One Category): 527 476
  • Other (Disc Two Category): 527 477
  • Barcode (Text): 7 31452 74752 5
  • Mastering SID Code (Discs One & Two): IFPI L003
  • Mould SID Code (Disc One): IFPI 01X5
  • Mould SID Code (Disc Two): IFPI 01BN
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc One): 527 476-2 02 /
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc Two): 527 477-2 01 >
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc One CD Mould Text ): MADE IN GERMANY BY PMDC J
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc Two CD Mould Text ): MADE IN GERMANY BY UNIVERSAL M & L K
  • Rights Society (Discs One & Two): BIEM/MCPS
  • Label Code: LC 0383
  • Price Code: PY 898


Companies


  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – PolyGram Records, Inc.
  • Copyright (c) – PolyGram Records, Inc.
  • Mastered At – Polygram Studios, USA
  • Made By – PMDC, Germany
  • Made By – Universal M & L, Germany