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833 286-2: Compact Jazz: Gene Krupa

Title: Compact Jazz: Gene Krupa
Catalog #: 833 286-2
Artist: Gene Krupa
Label: Verve Records
Format: CD
Rel. Year: 1987
Issue Notes: 1. First official Gene Krupa CD release
2. Contains 11 tracks
Track Date Matrix Title Time
1 02/12/1956 2765-2 Drummin’ Man
(Krupa, Parham)
3:14
2 09/10/1953 1315-5 Swedish Schnapps
(Shavers)
3:07
3 04/14/1953 1206-5 Paradise
(Clifford, Brown)
3:38
4 07/31/1955 2364-4 Just You, Just Me
(Greer, Klages)
6:29
5 07/02/1957 21077-4 | 62VK448 Gene’s Solo Flight
(Krupa)
4:30
6 03/10/1955 2283-2 ‘S Wonderful
(Gershwin, Gershwin)
6:19
7 02/12/1956 2764-6 | 63VK628 Let Me Off Uptown
(Bostic, Evans)
3:20
8 03/10/1955 2286-2 Hippeedeebip
(Krupa, Shu, Drew, Scott)
4:13
9 09/10/1953 1308-1 Imagination
(Van Heusen, Burke)
4:46
10 02/02/1954 1509-4 Who’s Rhythm
(Shavers)
3:56
11 11/01/1955 2527-3 | 63VK632 Gene’s Blues
(Krupa)
7:35

Collective Personnel:
Eddie Shu (h, cl, as, ts, t), Hal McKusick (cl, as), Aaron Sachs (cl, ts), Sam Marowitz, Willie Smith (as), Eddie ‘Lockjaw’ Davis, Illinois Jacquet, Joe ‘Flip’ Phillips, Ben Webster (ts), Danny Bank (bar), Roy Eldridge (t, v), Joe Ferrante, Dizzy Gillespie, Bernie Glow, Ernie Royal, Charlie Shavers, Nick Travis (t), Jimmy Cleveland, Bill Harris, J. J. Johnson, Fred Ohms, Kai Winding (tb), Lionel Hampton (vib), Herb Ellis, Barry Galbraith, Steve Jordan (g), Dave McKenna, Oscar Peterson, Bobby Scott, Teddy Wilson (p), Ray Brown, Red Callender, Israel Crosby, John Drew, Wendell Marshall (b), Gene Krupa (d), Anita O’Day (v), Quincy Jones (arr)

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