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Billy Strayhorn - Lush Life Album

Billy Strayhorn - Lush Life Album

  • Darsteller: Billy Strayhorn
  • Genre: Jazz
  • Titel: Lush Life
  • Freigegeben: 1992
  • Stil: Swing, Cool Jazz
  • Etikett: Red Baron
  • Katalog: 472206 2
  • Land: Europe
  • Größe der MP3-Version: 1756 mb
  • Größe der FLAC-Version: 1433 mb
  • Bewertung: 4.3
  • Abstimmungen: 612


Composed By, Piano – Billy Strayhorn, Duke Ellington
2A Flower Is A Lovesome Thing
Composed By, Piano – Billy Strayhorn
3Love Came
Composed By – Duke Ellington
4Just A-Settin' And A-Rockin'
Composed By, Piano – Billy Strayhorn, Duke Ellington
5Lush Life
Composed By, Piano, Vocals – Billy Strayhorn
Composed By, Piano – Billy Strayhorn
7Passion Flower
Alto Saxophone – Johnny Hodges, Russell ProcopeBaritone Saxophone – Harry CarneyBass – Ernie ShepardComposed By – Billy StrayhornDrums – Sam WoodyardPiano – Duke EllingtonTenor Saxophone – Jimmy Hamilton, Paul GonsalvesTrombone – Buster Cooper, Chuck Connors, Lawrence BrownTrumpet – Cat Anderson, Cootie Williams, Herbie Jones, Rolf Ericson
Composed By, Piano – Billy Strayhorn
9Love Came
Composed By – Duke Ellington
10Something To Live For
Composed By – Duke EllingtonComposed By, Piano – Billy Strayhorn
11Passed Me By
Composed By – Hillis Waiters, Mercer Ellington
12Pick Side
Composed By, Piano – Billy Strayhorn
13Passion Flower
Composed By, Piano – Billy Strayhorn
14Take The A Train
Composed By, Piano – Billy Strayhorn
15Day Dream
Composed By, Piano – Billy Strayhorn
16Your Love Has Faded
Composed By, Piano – Billy Strayhorn
17Chelsea Bridge
Composed By, Piano – Billy Strayhorn
Composed By – Arleen Reddon
19Baby Clementine
Composed By, Piano – Billy Strayhorn
20Multicolored Blue
Composed By, Piano – Billy Strayhorn


CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
AK 52760Billy Strayhorn Lush Life ‎(CD, Comp)Red BaronAK 52760US1992
AT 52760Billy Strayhorn Lush Life ‎(Cass, Comp)Red BaronAT 52760US1992


  • Art Direction, DesignSid Maurer
  • BassWendell Marshall (tracks: 3 to 14)
  • Clarinet, Soprano SaxophoneBob Wilbur (tracks: 3 to 6, 9 to 13)
  • DrumsDave Bailey (tracks: 3 to 14)
  • French HornWillie Ruff (tracks: 9 to 13)
  • Liner NotesStanley Dance
  • Mastered ByChris Herles
  • Photography – Charles Stewart
  • PianoBilly Strayhorn
  • ProducerBilly Strayhorn, Duke Ellington
  • Reissue ProducerBob Thiele
  • Trumpet, FlugelhornClark Terry (tracks: 3 to 6, 9 to 13)
  • VocalsOzzie Bailey (tracks: 9 to 18)


Tracks 1-2 recorded at Basin Street East, New York City, January 14, 1964.
Tracks 3-8 recorded June 30, 1965.
Tracks 9-18 recorded July 2, 1965.
Tracks 20-21 recorded August 14, 1965.


  • Barcode: 5 099747 220623
  • Other: 01-472206-10
  • Other: CB701
  • Label Code: LC6124


  • Copyright (c) – Sony Music Entertainment Inc.
  • Distributed By – Sony Music


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