Sax with Cocktails

Sax with Cocktails (latest in the Jazz for Cocktails series 1915, 1925, 1940...)
Sax with Cocktails (latest in the Jazz for Cocktails series 1915, 1925, 1940...)

Sax with Cocktails
(latest in the Jazz for Cocktails series 1915, 1925, 1940…)

Ben Webster
Gerry Mulligan
Johnny Hodges
Stan Getz
Charlie Parker

Catalogue Number: ALN 1953
Number of Discs: 1
Date/Runtime: Stereo 77:57 1953-62




Latest in the highly successful ‘Jazz for Cocktails’ series (ALN 1915, 1925, 1940)
“This inspired new instrumental volume features 23 Saxophone Masterpieces by All-Time Great artists providing another superior musical evening”

  • 1. Cocktails for Two (Johnston/Coslow) 2.40
    Ben Webster & Coleman Hawkins with Oscar Peterson 1957
  • 2. Cry Me a River (Hamilton) Dexter Gordon 1955 3.11
  • 3. Night and Day (Porter) Don Byas 1951 2.34
  • 4. Autumn Leaves (Kosma/Prevert) Stan Getz 1952 3.05
  • 5. Nancy (with the Laughing Face)(Van Heusen/Silvers) John Coltrane 1962. 3.11
  • 6. Dearly Beloved (Kern/Mercer) – Sonny Rollins 1957 3.03
  • 7. Stardust (Carmichael/Parish) Lester Young with Oscar Peterson 1952 3.33
  • 8. Besame Mucho (Velasquez/Skylar) Art Pepper 1956 3.57
  • 9. Blue and Sentimental (Basie/Livingston/David) Georgie Auld 1953 4.20
  • 10. Memories of You (Blake/Razaf) Lee Konitz 1957 3.11
  • 11. Don’t Blame Me (McHigh/Fields) Charlie Parker 1947 2.45
  • 12. Fools Rush In (Bloom/Mercer) Zoot Sims 1956 4.28
  • 13. La Vie en Rose (Louiguy/Piaf) Sonny Stitt 1952 3.03
  • 14. Warm Valley (Ellington) Johnny Hodges 1954 3.23
  • 15. There Will Never be Another You (Warren/Gordon) 3.25
    Lester Young with Oscar Peterson 1952
  • 16. Detour Ahead (Carter/Ellis/Frigo) Stan Getz with Oscar Peterson 1957 3.35
  • 17. Street of Dreams (Young/Lewis) Gene Ammons 1952 2.55
  • 18. My Funny Valentine (Rodgers/Hart) Gerry Mulligan 1958 2.55
  • 19. A Gentle Breeze (Sears/Raleigh/Lovett) Johnny Hodges 1951 3.18
  • 20. Body and Soul (Green/Eyton/Heyman/Sour) Gerry Mulligan 1955 5.43
  • 21. These Foolish Things (Strachey/Maschwitz) Art Pepper 1953 2.39
  • 22. A Foggy Day (in London Town) (G. & I. Gershwin) 2.40
    Cannonball Adderley 1957
  • 23. With a Song in My Heart (Rodgers/Hart) Sonny Rollins 1951 3.06