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Lester Young Greatest Hits

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Mean To Me
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Red Boy Blues
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She's Funny That Way
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They Can't Take That Away From Me
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Gigantic Blues
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These Foolish Things
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Almost Like Being In Love
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I'm Confessin'
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On The Funny Side Of The Street
3:25
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Let's Fall In Love
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Polka Dots And Moonbeams
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Thou Swell
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Too Marvellous For Words
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September In The Rain
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Neenah
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Jeepers Creepers
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Back In Your Own Backyard
Artist: Lester Young & Billie Holiday
2:41
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Exercise In Swing
3:01
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Clap Hands Here Comes Charlie
2:29
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A Sailboat In The Moonlight
Artist: Lester Young & Billie Holiday
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Broadway
2:57
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Confession
2:30
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Deed I Do
3:12
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Count Every Star
2:40
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Exactly Like You
2:41
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A Ghost Of A Chance
7:21
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Five O'Clock Whistle
3:02
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China Boy
2:50
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Let Me Live And Love Tonight
3:00
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Basie English
3:00
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Back To The Land
3:51
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A Foggy Day
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Album Information

Total Tracks: 32   Total Length: 121:11

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Nicely Remastered

Shelley

Not only is this a sweet collection, but the fidelity has been quite improved from the originals. So if, while charming and nostalgic for many purists, pops and scratches aren't your thing, then this might be one of the collections to consider.

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A Hundred Candles for Lester Young

By Kevin Whitehead, Contributor

Tenor saxophonist Lester Young was born 27 August, 1909, and even at 100 he may be the coolest of cool jazz cats. He was (to single out a quality he prized) an original - a contrarian, even. For awhile he even held the bell of his horn out at a weird, unnatural angle. David Stone Martin once drew him playing in front of the tower of Pisa, leaning the opposite way. Young had his own way… more »