Track listing : 1.Is You Is or Is You Ain’t My Baby (Bill Austin, Louis Jordan) – 04:57 . 2.Only Trust Your Heart (Benny Carter, Sammy Cahn) – 05:19 . 3.I Love Being Here with You (Peggy Lee, William Schluger) – 03:40 . 4.Broadway (Billy Bird, Teddy McRae, Henri Woode) – 07:27 . 5.The Folks Who Live On the Hill (Oscar Hammerstein II, Jerome Kern) – 04:18 . 6.I’ve Got the World on a String (Harold Arlen, Ted Koehler) – 05:20 . 7.Just Squeeze Me (But Please Don’t Tease Me) (Duke Ellington, Lee Gaines) – 05:37 . 8.All Night Long (Curtis Lewis) – 06:41 . 9.CRS-Craft (Ray Brown) – 03:30 .
Musicians : Diana Krall – Piano, Vocals . Ray Brown – Acoustic Bass . Christian Mcbride – Acoustic Bass . Lewis Nash – Drums . Stanley Turrentine – Tenor Saxophone .
Production Produced by Tommy LiPuma . Al Schmitt – Engineer . Lilian Barbuti – Assistant Director . Scott Austin – Assistant Engineer . Rich Lamb – Assistant Engineer . Joseph Moore – Assistant Producer . Gavin – Mastering . Doug Sax – Mastering .
Package : Hollis King – Art Direction . Evan Ritchie – Clothing/Wardrobe, Stylist . Freddie Paloma – Design . Frank Treviso – Hair Stylist, Make-Up . Michael Bourne – Liner Notes . R. Andrew Lepley – Photography . Sonny Mediana – Photography . Carol Weinberg – Photography .
Recorded September 13-16, 1994 at Avatar Studios (still called the Power Station at the time), NYC .
allmusic So, once again in major-label jazz, it was back to the future for a record that, for all intents and purposes, could have been recorded in 1954 instead of 1994, except, of course, that that would have been ten years before the artist was born. […]
Peter Durward Harris @ Amazon Whatever you may think of Diana’s more recent crossover music (which I think is brilliant), this early album demonstrates clearly that her music is rooted in jazz. There is no crossover here – it’s pure jazz. […]