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The Don Byas Collection 1939-61


Download links and information about The Don Byas Collection 1939-61 by Don Byas. This album was released in 2014 and it belongs to Jazz, Bop genres. It contains 47 tracks with total duration of 02:31:12 minutes.

Artist: Don Byas
Release date: 2014
Genre: Jazz, Bop
Tracks: 47
Duration: 02:31:12
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No. Title Length
1. A Wee Bit of Swing (feat. The Barrelhouse Barons) (featuring Timmie Rosenkranz) 2:32
2. Wham Re Bop Boom Bam (featuring Andy Kirk And His Clouds Of Joy) 3:02
3. Practice Makes Perfect (featuring Billie Holiday And Her Orchestra) 2:24
4. Something New (featuring Count Basie) 2:17
5. Sugar Blues (featuring Count Basie) 2:56
6. The Breaks (featuring Albert Ammons & His Rhythm Kings) 3:08
7. On the Sunny Side of the Street (featuring Coleman Hawkins) 4:42
8. Dance of the Tambourine (featuring Hot Lips Page's Swing Seven) 3:01
9. Riffin' and Jivin' (featuring Don Byas Orchestra Savoy Jam Party) 2:58
10. 1944 Stomp (featuring Don Byas Orchestra Savoy Jam Party) 2:59
11. Swing Street (featuring Buck Ram's All Stars) 2:56
12. These Foolish Things (featuring Hot Lips Page) 3:11
13. Memories of You (featuring Cozy Cole) 2:50
14. That's the Blues (featuring Clyde Hart's All Stars) 2:50
15. Salt Peanuts (featuring Dizzy Gillespie Sextet) 3:02
16. Be-Bop (featuring Dizzy Gillespie Sextet) 3:09
17. You Call It Madness (featuring Don Byas All Star Quintet) 2:53
18. S.K. Blues Part 2 (feat. Pete Johnson's All Stars) (featuring The Big Joe Turner) 2:58
19. Now's the Time (featuring Don Byas Quartet) 3:11
20. I Got Rhythm (featuring Slam Stewart) 4:55
21. Out of Nowhere (featuring Don Byas All Stars) 3:11
22. Harvard Blues (featuring Don Byas Quartet) 3:08
23. Slam-In Around (featuring Don Byas Quartet) 2:45
24. Laura (featuring Don Byas Quartet) 2:48
25. Melody in Swing (featuring Don Byas Quartet) 3:14
26. My Melancholy Baby (featuring Don Byas Quartet) 3:02
27. Wrap Your Troubles in Dreams (featuring Don Byas Quartet) 2:58
28. Candy (featuring Don Byas Quintet) 3:17
29. Sophisticated Lady (featuring Johnny Guarnieri Quartet) 3:03
30. Gone with the Wind (featuring Esquire All - American) 4:33
31. Ol Man Rebop (featuring Dizzy Gillespie) 2:41
32. Cherokee (featuring Don Byas Quartet) 3:01
33. September in the Rain (featuring Don Byas Quartet) 2:58
34. September Song (featuring Don Byas Quartet) 2:53
35. Gloria (featuring Don Byas Quartet) 3:09
36. Body and Soul (featuring Don Byas Quartet) 2:59
37. I Surrender, Dear 3:07
38. Walking Around (featuring Don Byas Ree-Boppers) 2:41
39. Stormy Weather (featuring His Rhythm) 3:11
40. Yesterdays (featuring Bill Coleman, Don Byas Quintet) 2:30
41. Lover Man (featuring Bill Coleman, Don Byas Quintet) 2:37
42. Where or When (featuring His Rhythm) 2:42
43. I Can't Give You Anything but Love (featuring Don Byas Quartet) 2:47
44. Them There Eyes (featuring Don Byas Quintet) 3:11
45. Lullaby of the Leaves (feat. Don Byas) (featuring Mary Lou Williams) 4:09
46. Indiana (featuring Jazz Festival Du Cannes Tenor Conclave) 7:57
47. Jackie My Little Cat 4:46



The Don Byas Collection: 1939-61 is a hefty two-disc anthology that brings together tracks recorded by the influential jazz tenor saxophonist from throughout his career. Byas was a highly regarded musician in his day, with prodigious talents that bridged the gap between swing music and bebop. Here we get a cross section of his recordings, running the gamut from big-band to small-group jazz.