Media Condition: Very Good (VG)
Sleeve Condition: Very Good (VG)
Comments: Records show few signs of wear, Cover has some wear too. Print error: side 4 and 2 are inverted.
“For the first time, the complete Aladdin combo recordings in one package. Rare recordings considered among the finest by this tenor saxophone giant and leader of the bop era.”
Tracks A1 to A4 recorded in Los Angeles in October, 1945.
Tracks A5 to B2 recorded in Los Angeles in early 1946.
Tracks B3 to B6 recorded in Los Angeles in August, 1946.
Tracks C1 to C6 recorded in Chicago on Feb. 18, 1947.
Tracks C7 to D4 recorded in New York City in December, 1947.
Tracks D5 to D7 recorded in New York City on Dec. 29, 1948 under the supervision of Leonard Feather.
All selections previously issued on the Aladdin label.
All tunes mono.
|A1||D. B. Blues||2:57|
|A2||Lester Blows Again||2:30|
|A3||These Foolish Things (Remind Me Of You)||3:06|
|A4||Jumpin’ At Mesners||2:40|
|A5||It’s Only A Paper Moon||3:04|
|A6||After You’ve Gone||2:38|
|B1||Lover, Come Back To Me!||2:37|
|B2||Jammin’ With Lester||3:00|
|B3||Lester Leaps In||2:50|
|B4||You’re Driving Me Crazy||3:02|
|B5||She’s Funny That Way||3:17|
|C2||S. M. Blues||3:00|
|C3||No Eyes Blues||2:50|
|C4||Jumpin’ With Symphony Sid||3:10|
|C6||On The Sunny Side Of The Street||2:57|
|C7||Movin’ With Lester||3:08|
|C8||Lester Smooths It Out||2:50|
|D1||Jumpin’ At The Woodside||2:55|
|D2||Easy Does It||2:30|
|D4||I’m Confessin’ (That I Love You)||2:30|
|D5||Sheik Of Araby||2:28|
|D6||East Of The Sun||3:07|
|D7||Something To Remember You By||2:43|