Billie Holiday

Solitude - 2022 Reissue

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Waxtime In Color

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Billie Holiday's first recordings for Norman Granz' Clef Records present the vocalist at the top of her craft. Originally titled 'Billie Holiday Sings', this 1952 session placed Holiday in front of small piano and tenor saxophone-led groups that including jazz luminaries such as Oscar Peterson and Charlie Shavers. Includes the song 'If The Moon Turns Green' from the same session but not included on the original LP. BILLIE HOLIDAY, vocals; CHARLIE SHAVERS, trumpet; FLIP PHILLIPS, tenor sax; OSCAR PETERSON, piano; BARNEY KESSEL, guitar; RAY BROWN, bass; ALVIN STOLLER, drums; HEARD, drums (alternating with Alvin Stoller). Recorded Los Angeles, May 1952. Produced by Norman Granz

TRACK LISTING

East Of The Sun
Blue Moon
You Go To My Head
You Turned The Tables On Me
Easy To Love
These Foolish Things
I Only Have Eyes For You
Solitude
Everything I Have Is Yours
Ove For Sale
Moonglow
Tenderly
If The Moon Turns Green

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